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Judith Starr Wolff

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Video: Down in the Salinas Valley

As the debate over immigration reform continues in Washington D.C., Need to Know offers an inside look at the lives of Latino farm workers.

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Crossing the line at the border: Award-winning reporting

“Crossing the line at the border,” reported with Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute, has won the Jack R. Howard Award for in-depth television coverage from the Scripps Howard Foundation.

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Video: Need to Know: March 1, 2013: Down in the Salinas valley

As the debate over immigration reform continues in Washington D.C., Need to Know offers an inside look at the lives of Latino farm workers.

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Video: Outlawed in Arizona

Need to Know travels to Tucson, Arizona, to report on a long-running dispute over a Mexican-American studies program. Supporters say the program has helped at-risk students improve their test scores and graduate high school, while opponents contend it encourages anti-American sentiment and subversive thinking.

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Need to Know, February 17, 2012: Food stamps, poverty in America

Food stamps have become a political issue in the campaign, and Need to Know examines why a record number of Americans need help buying food every month.

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Need to Know, September 9, 2011: 9/11, ten years later

A special edition on the ten-year anniversary of 9/11. We visit three military families to see how the nation’s longest war effort has affected military children. Also: Six-word memoirs on 9/11, and an “In Perspective” essay from Jon Meacham.