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CLIP: Indiana Religious Freedom Law
Sam Baker talked about his piece in the National Journal on Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), which received backlash after it was signed into law in March 2015 by Governor Mike Pence (R).
April 2, 2015 : 3 min. 6 sec.

CLIP: Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) at Selma 50th Anniversary
Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) spoke at the event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, AL.
March 7, 2015 : 7 min. 31 sec.

CLIP: President Obama on Paris Terror Attack
President Obama made remarks to reporters about the mass shooting at the office of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris in which 12 people died. He condemned the terrorist attack, calling it “cowardly” and “evil,” and pledged to help France track down the perpetrators.
January 8, 2015 : 3 min. 29 sec.

CLIP: Sony Pictures Cyberattack
Gordon Chang talked about the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which has been linked to North Korea, as well as what’s ahead for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.
December 19, 2014 : 5 min. 10 sec.

CLIP: Gun Rights and Gun Control
Jonathan Lowy and Larry Pratt talked about gun rights and gun control, including the pros and cons of stronger background check regulations.
December 15, 2014 : 3 min. 50 sec.

CLIP: "Justice for All" March
Al Sharpton discusses the march being held in Washington, DC to protest police brutality and the lack of indictments in the deaths of black men.
December 13, 2014 : 2 min.

CLIP: Sen. McCain (R-AZ) on CIA Interrogations
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) reacted to the release of a Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA’s use of enhanced interrogation techniques.
December 10, 2014 : 5 min. 56 sec.

CLIP: CIA's Enhanced Interrogation Techniques
Ken Dilanian talked about the newly released Senate report on the CIA’s detention and interrogation program. Remarks from Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Ranking Member Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) were included.
December 10, 2014 : 8 min. 19 sec.

President Obama on Ferguson Grand Jury Decision
President Obama delivered a statement from the White House after a grand jury in St. Louis decided it didn’t have enough evidence to press charges against Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer who killed an unarmed teenager this summer.
November 24, 2014 : 9 min. 27 sec.

CLIP: Attorney General Eric Holder Resignation Analysis
Carrie Johnson discussed Eric Holder’s decision to step down, its impact, and possible replacements for Attorney General.
September 26, 2014 : 4 min. 27 sec.
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