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Construction Budget Unveiled In Montgomery County

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Montgomery County executive Isiah Leggett unveils his construction budget plan at Paint Branch High School in Burtonsville.
Matt Bush
Montgomery County executive Isiah Leggett unveils his construction budget plan at Paint Branch High School in Burtonsville.

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett says school construction and maintenance will not be affected by budget woes, but road work will. Specifically, Leggett says resurfacing roads in residential areas will happen at a slower pace.

Matt Bush reports...

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'The Terror Years' Traces The Rise Of Al-Qaida And ISIS

Lawrence Wright's new book collects his essays for The New Yorker on the growth of terrorism in the Middle East, from the Sept. 11 attacks to the recent beheadings of journalists and aid workers.
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Berkeley's Soda Tax Appears To Cut Consumption Of Sugary Drinks

According to a new study, the nation's first soda tax succeeded in cutting consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages. But there's uncertainty about whether the effect will be permanent.
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Questions About Hillary Clinton’s Newly Uncovered Emails

A federal judge orders a review of nearly fifteen thousand recently discovered Hillary Clinton emails from her time as Secretary of State. A new batch related to the Clinton Foundation was also released. Join us to discuss ongoing questions.

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Questions About Hillary Clinton’s Newly Uncovered Emails

A federal judge orders a review of nearly fifteen thousand recently discovered Hillary Clinton emails from her time as Secretary of State. A new batch related to the Clinton Foundation was also released. Join us to discuss ongoing questions.

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