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News in Review - December 2000 Bush and Gore: What Went Wrong

This News in Review report examines the recent fight for the most powerful political office in the world; an election race that was the closest in over 50 years, and which had an aftermath that was unprecedented. Although we look at two distinct approaches in this political competition for the hearts and minds of U.S. voters, we also examine an ...
  • 2000
  • 00:15:21
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/2000

News in Review - November 2000 Gore and Bush: Policy Versus Personality

This News in Review report examines the most recent fight for the most powerful political office in the world, an election race that was the closest in over 50 years. We also look at two distinct and different approaches in this political competition for the hearts and minds of U.S. voters: the policy-centered campaign of Al Gore and the personality approach on ...
  • 2000
  • 00:15:21
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/2000

News in Review - February 1999 Desert Fox: Degrading Saddam Hussein?

Despite Saddam Hussein’s defeat in the 1990 Persian Gulf War, the continuing international economic sanctions, and the recent 70-hour air attack by the United States and Britain, Iraq’s dictator still hangs on to power. At the same time, his chief international opponent, U.S. President Bill Clinton, faces a different attack on his own power base. For news watchers, it has ...
  • 1999
  • 00:14:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1999

News in Review - December 1996 America Votes: Staying the Course

Americans head into the 21st century with the first Democratic president to be elected to a second full term since Franklin D. Roosevelt. This story examines the chastened Right, the impact of the female vote and the concerns over health care and the deficit.
  • 1996
  • 00:14:41
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1996

News in Review - April 1996 The U.S. Primaries: The American Way

What are leaders and how are leaders chosen? This story is the point of departure for examining how political leaders come to power, and contrasts the American and Canadian systems.
  • 1996
  • 00:13:40
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1996

News in Review - February 1995 The New Republicans: The Shift to the Right

The focus of this report is the domination of the U.S. Senate and Congress by the Republican Party and its impact on American society and U.S.-Canadian relations.
  • 1995
  • 00:14:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1995