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  The Future of the Constitution, Part Two
The Constitution is America’s framework for government. It has survived over two centuries with only a few amendments. But despite its ...
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The Future of the Constitution, Part One
The Constitution is America’s framework for government. It has survived over two centuries with only a few amendments. But despite its ...
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After Katrina, Part One
Aired 7/20/2006

Last summer Hurricane Katrina reminded Americans that death and destruction are not just the domain of terrorism. The images of a flooded New Orleans were to many a symbol of government failure, from city hall to the White House. But what responsibility does government have to prevent and respond when disaster strikes? And are we ready for the next large- scale catastrophe?
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  Irwin Redlener
    director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University
  Don Boudreaux
    Chair of the Department of Economics at George Mason University

Originally Aired: 7/20/2006

   
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Here are some previous Think Tank programs that may be of interest.
Financial Finagling Pt. 1
  aired 9/7/2006
After Katrina, Part Two
  aired 7/27/2006
The Future of the Constitution, Part Two
  aired 7/13/2006


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