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Old News from November 2006


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November 29, 2006 - The show from November 29, 2006 has been posted to the Audio Archive. We discussed holiday shopping along with Black Friday and Cyber Monday. We also discussed President Bush's trip to Europe and the Middle East, the potential snub of President Bush by Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki, Iraqi President Talabani's trip to Iran, whether Iraq is in a civil war, renditions of alleged terrorists, and a bit on Canada's recognition of Quebec as a nation. We also featured a special segment with Mike's nieces and nephew where we gained a glimpse of politics and news through children's eyes. We spoke with 4 callers and the show lasted a little under 3 hours. Enjoy!

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November 22, 2006 - The show from November 22, 2006 has been posted to the Audio Archive. We discussed Eric Keroack's appointment as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Population Affairs, Representative Charlie Rangel's latest attempt to revive a military draft, unfinished spending and appropriations bills, domestic spying and military tribunals. We also had some fun exploring Thanksgiving day history and chatting about football. We spoke with 5 callers and the show lasted a little over 3 hours. Enjoy!

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November 15, 2006 - The show from November 15, 2006 has been posted to the Audio Archive. We discussed President Bush's nomination of Robert Gates as Secretary of Defense, leadership positions for the incoming Congress, the agenda for the remaining days of the current Congress, President Bush's trip to Asia, John Bolton's chances of remaining as the UN ambassador, power and corruption, allegations that Fox News paid terrorists for release of their journalists, and the origin of the phrase lame duck. We spoke with 3 callers and the show lasted about 3 hours. Enjoy!

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November 8, 2006 - The show from November 8, 2006 has been posted to the Audio Archive. This edition was our Post Election Round-up Show. All topics covered tonight were election related including the takeover of the House of Representatives and the Senate by the Democrats, voter turn-out, various types of voting machines, and potential legislative gridlock. We discussed some of the races that came down to the wire including Georgia's House Districts 8 and 12, and the Montana, Missouri, and Virginia Senate races. We also shared ideas from many America's Debate members on their personal voting experiences. We spoke with 6 callers and the show lasted a little over 3 hours. Enjoy!

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November 1, 2006 - The show from November 1, 2006 has been posted to the Audio Archive. This edition was our very special Election Show. All topics covered tonight were election related including the ballot initiative in Massachusetts regarding the sale of wine in grocery stores, the Nevada and Colorado propositions to legalize some amounts of marijuana for sale and taxation, the Arizona propositions to make English the official government language and to award voters with money simply for voting, the Missouri initiative to allow stem cell research, the proposed Georgia eminent domain amendment and Michigan's Civil Rights Initiative. We also explored key campaigns and listened to various campaign ads for the Arizona, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, and Virginia senate races. We also shared ideas from many America's Debate members on who they thought will win the House and Senate races. We spoke with 4 callers and the show lasted a little over 3 hours. Enjoy!