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CLIP: President Obama Statement on Cuba Policy
President Obama announced a major change in U.S. policy toward Cuba, including opening an embassy in Havana and opening trade and travel to the country, following the release of American Alan Gross, who was imprisoned there for five years.
December 17, 2014 : 8 min. 36 sec.

CLIP: History of Executive Action on Immigration
Alan Kraut talked about President Obama’s recent executive order on immigration in a historical context.
November 24, 2014 : 5 min. 38 sec.

Speaker Boehner (R-OH) on Immigration
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) criticizes President Obama's executive action changing current immigration policy, saying such changes should come from Congress.
November 21, 2014 : 4 min. 23 sec.

CLIP: Sen. McConnell (R-KY) on Immigration
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) criticizes President Obama's planned executive order changing current immigration policy, saying such changes should come from Congress.
November 20, 2014 : 7 min. 5 sec.

Presidential Address on Immigration
President Obama addressed the nation to announce his planned changes to the U.S. immigration system.
November 20, 2014 : 15 min.

CLIP: Immigration System Reform Analysis
Brian Bennett talked about President Obama’s plan to announce an overhaul of the nation’s immigration system.
November 17, 2014 : 7 min. 5 sec.

CLIP: Republican Control of Congress
President Obama discussed the pending Republican-controlled Congress and executive actions. Guests Gail Russell Chaddock and Jackie Kucinich also discussed presidential veto power and the math involved in overriding vetoes.
November 6, 2014 : 3 min. 54 sec.

CLIP: Upcoming Midterm Elections
Nathan Gonzales and Jessica Taylor talked about House and Senate races to watch in the weeks leading up to the midterm elections. They also discuss President Obama's decision to delay executive action on immigration until after the midterm elections, and the role the elections played in that decision.
September 7, 2014 : 8 min. 4 sec.

National Historic Trails Interpretive Center
Bruce Berst gave a tour of the National Historic Trails Center, which recreates the experience of the settlers who traveled the four historic routes that passed through Casper, Wyoming. During the 19th century, Immigrants traveling the Oregon Trail, the Mormon Trail, the Pony Express, and the California Trail traveled through Casper in order to reach their final destinations as they settled the American West.
August 16, 2014 : 12 min. 35 sec.

CLIP: Congressional Border Bills and August Recess
Michael Bender talked by phone about the two bills based by the House to address the influx of unaccompanied Central American children crossing the Mexico border into the U.S. He also previewed the congressional agenda after lawmakers return in September, following the August recess.
August 2, 2014 : 5 min. 23 sec.
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