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Convention Night Call-In: DNC Tuesday

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Why did you become a Democrat? Host Brian Lehrer asks on Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention.


  • Analysis from Todd Purdum of Vanity Fair
  • Steve Israel, U.S. Representative (D NY-2) and head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz, U.S. Representative (D FL-20) and chair of the Democratic National Committee
  • A reporter's roundtable with: Anna Sale, It's a Free Country political reporter, Jo Ingles, statehouse reporter for Ohio Public Radio, Dave DeWitt, Raleigh Bureau Chief/Education Reporter for North Carolina Public Radio

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L.A.'s Top Restaurant Charts New Waters In Sustainable Seafood

Providence is widely considered the finest restaurant in Los Angeles. Its award-winning chef, Michael Cimarusti, is piloting Dock to Dish, a program that hooks chefs up directly with local fishermen.
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U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes On How Money Influences Politics, Locally And Nationally

One of Maryland's federal lawmakers is behind some new ideas about campaign finance reform that have stalled in Congress, but are being taken up by local legislatures, including D.C.

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Computer Guys and Gal sort out all the latest technology news from the last month.

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