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“Tweet” Wars in National Politics

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are sparring over whether they should be allowed to "microblog" to stay in touch with their constituents. A dispute has broken out over one social networking service in particular -- "Twitter." Join Kojo as we...

Tuesday, Sep 02 12:33 p.m. (ET)

Politics and Platforms at the Convention

Every four years, committees get together to draft the platforms of the Democratic and Republican national conventions. And those documents are usually quickly forgotten by all but the most die-hard political insiders. But this year, lots...

Tuesday, Sep 02 1 p.m. (ET)

Lobbyists and Power in American Politics

The right to petition one's government is a important part of the American political system. But many people inside and outside politics say our rules for lobbying haven't kept up with how sophisticated the practice has become. Join Kojo...

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