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Secondhand Smoke and In-flight Smoking
November 19, 1987 at 12:00 AM EST
5075528148From Nov. 19, 1987, Frank R. Lautenberg on In-flight SmokingOn Nov. 19, 1987, Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg, a New Jersey Democrat who was a driving force behind legislation banning smoking on most U.S. flights, joined Judy Woodruff for a taping of The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour.1987-11-19 18:00:00disabledU_r2d3Kke_Utrue136286Behind the fight to fund Homeland SecurityCongress passed a one-week bill late Friday night to avert a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department. For more on the politics behind this funding fight, Roll Call reporter Niels Lesniewski joins Hari Sreenivasan from Washington D.C.2015-02-28 12:00 amhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/homelandsecurity-320x196.jpgG7-uzGcRFu8136229Shields and Brooks on House GOP vs. Homeland SecuritySyndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including the biggest talking points at this year’s CPAC, an assessment of the Republicans’ fight over funding Homeland Security and the politics behind Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming speech to Congress.2015-02-27 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/shieldsbrooks20150227b-320x196.jpgic8FuBobAB4136218News Wrap: House rejects stopgap bill for Homeland SecurityIn our news wrap Friday, hours before the deadline, the House voted down a short-term funding bill that would have delayed a possible shutdown for the Department of Homeland. The Senate has passed a bill without immigration language that would fund the department through September. Also, a gunman in Tyrone, Missouri, killed seven people, before shooting himself.2015-02-27 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/20150227_newswrap-320x196.jpeg9GItIhBKZ80
On Nov. 19, 1987, Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg, a New Jersey Democrat who was a driving force behind legislation banning smoking on most U.S. flights, joined Judy Woodruff for a taping of The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour. Walker Merryman of the Tobacco Institute joins the debate.
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