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CLIP: Ongoing Campaign Against ISIS/ISIL
President Obama spoke about his meeting at Andrews Air Force Base with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey and more than 20 foreign chiefs of defense on the ongoing campaign against Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) militants.
October 14, 2014 : 5 min. 18 sec.

CLIP: Political Coverage of Candidates
Author and political columnist Matt Bai talks about the role and effects of political coverage of candidates. He discussed how Democratic presidential candidate Gary Hart’s 1987 alleged affair forever changed the nature of political coverage.
October 9, 2014 : 6 min. 23 sec.

CLIP: U.S. Strategy Against ISIS
Dion Nissenbaum talked about the latest developments as the U.S. and its allies continued airstrike operations against Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) forces in Iraq and Syria.
October 9, 2014 : 7 min. 58 sec.

CLIP: Ebola Outbreak Update and Presidential Statement
An update on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including the screening of incoming air travel passengers, vaccine development, and a statement from President Obama.
October 7, 2014 : 2 min. 38 sec.

The Secret Service Story
This 1953 short film showed the responsibilities of the Secret Service by depicting the activities of a new recruit as he learned about counterfeiting, self-defense, and the protection of the President.
October 5, 2014 : 15 min. 44 sec.

CLIP: Secret Service Oversight
Representative and Reform Committee Chair Darrell Issa (R-CA) delivered his opening statement at the hearing on Secret Service protocols in response to a September 19, 2014 security breach at the White House. In the incident Omar Gonzalez allegedly scaled a White House fence, ran across the North Lawn, and entered the executive mansion.
September 30, 2014 : 6 min. 32 sec.

CLIP: Potential Presidential Nominees in 2016
Politico Senior Correspondent Ben White discussed potential presidential nominees in 2016, including whether Jeb Bush will run.
September 28, 2014 : 6 min. 15 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.

CLIP: Attorney General Eric Holder Resignation Speech
Attorney General Eric Holder discussed his decision to resign, as well as his time as Attorney General.
September 25, 2014 : 2 min. 42 sec.

CLIP: Supreme Court Vacancies and Nominations
Constitutional attorneys and scholars discuss the possibility of vacancies on the U.S. Supreme Court as well as the politicization of the nomination process.
September 23, 2014 : 5 min. 38 sec.
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