Monday, Apr 13 12 p.m. (ET)

New Directions for Stem Cell Research?

President Obama recently reversed an eight-year ban on most federal funding for embryonic stem cell research. But many states with established research programs are now reconsidering their support in the wake of the economic downturn. We...

Monday, Apr 13 1 p.m. (ET)

Economic Facts and Fiction

Could America's reaction to the current economic crisis make or break our economy for the next 75 to 100 years? Yes, says the Financial Times editor for world trade. He debunks what he calls the "economic myths" we've come to believe...

Monday, Apr 13 1:30 p.m. (ET)

David Simon & The Decline of Local Media

Before creating the television series "The Wire" -- a crime drama about Baltimore -- David Simon covered the crime beat for The Baltimore Sun. But he sees dark times ahead for his former craft, especially in places where budget constraints...

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The Politics Hour — March 23, 2018

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