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Week In Politics: Hillary Clinton Emails, Donald Trump

NPR's Melissa Block speaks with regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss the latest with Hillary Clinton's emails, the Donald Trump phenomenon, economic issues and minimum wage increases.
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Vietnam War Study Raises Concerns About Veterans' Mental Health

A federally mandated study shows that almost 300,000 Vietnam veterans still struggle with daily health problems linked to the traumas they experienced more than 40 years ago during the war.
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Obama Greeted Warmly On First Presidential Trip To Kenya

The visit has a personal resonance for the president, whose father was born there. He is expected to discuss trade and security issues.
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The Politics Hour - July 24, 2015

D.C. Council Member Kenyan McDuffie (D-Ward 5) and Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett join Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Secretary of State John Kerry defends the Iran nuclear deal in Congress. Republican candidates scramble for a spot in the upcoming GOP debate. And a dash-cam video of Sandra Bland’s arrest in Texas fuels debate over her death. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

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Classified Emails Were Sent Through Clinton's Private Network, Watchdog Says

The Justice Department has received a referral from an inspector general that is related to the case, but it has made no decision yet about whether it will launch an investigation into the issue.
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Donald Trump Visits The Border And Calls For Tougher Enforcement

Donald Trump visited the border with Mexico and said he would crack down on illegal immigration if elected president. But he was less strident than he has been in other recent remarks.
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Apology Demanded For Mustard Gas Experiment Subjects

Members of Congress have written to the Secretary of Defense asking him to tell black, Puerto Rican and Japanese American soldiers that they were unjustly chosen to be poisoned in experiments in WWII.
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House To States: Don't You Dare Demand GMO Labels

A solid majority in the House of Representatives has voted to block efforts in some states to require labeling of GMOs.
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Official Watchdog Says He Needs Access To Sensitive Documents

Michael Horowitz protests the Justice Department legal opinion that says DOJ officials decide what material he should get, and when.

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