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Jen Poyant

Executive Producer, Note to Self

Jen Poyant appears in the following:

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's last hearings at GITMO

Monday, December 08, 2008

"The CIA have admitted to waterboarding him, so you're going to have big questions about the admisability of evidence in federal courts." — Jonathan Mahler on Khalid Sheikh Mohammed...

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From Plaxico to ticket prices: Sports roundup

Friday, December 05, 2008

Rogue football players, baseball winter meetings and ticket pricing.

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Tracking the underemployed amid a financial crisis

Monday, December 01, 2008

They’re called many things in today’s job market: the part-time worker, the contingent worker, temporaries, distressed, discouraged, fill-ins, per diems, freelancers, permalancers and...

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What President-elect Obama needs to know about NATO

Monday, December 01, 2008

Our series America's Briefing Book continues with former Supreme Commander of NATO General (Ret.) Wesley Clark helping us find out what President-elect Barack Obama needs to know abo...

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"The Hugo Chavez Show" reveals the bombastic Venezuelan president and his rise to power

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Ten years ago, Hugo Chavez became the president of Venezuela, and he's been working to increase his influence and profile ever since. The Venezuelan leader is the subject of a new PB...

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What President-elect Obama needs to know about gun policy

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Taking on an issue like gun regulation in the US can mean political suicide for even the savviest of politicians. Nate Persily, law professor and political scientist at Columbia, joi...

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A diplomacy briefing for Obama

Monday, November 24, 2008

With rumors that Senator Hillary Clinton will accept the key position of secretary of state in President-elect Obama’s Cabinet, the nation is starting envision what American diplomacy will look like after President Bush.

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An education briefing for Obama

Friday, November 21, 2008

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Credit care deliquencies rise

Friday, November 21, 2008

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L.A. Tea Fire: Firefighters catching a break

Monday, November 17, 2008

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Bailout: Who profits?

Monday, November 17, 2008

"The actual work is being contracted out to private companies -- to Wall Street banks, to banks like Bank of New York, Mellon. In many cases these are the companies that are at the he...

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Congress mulls an auto bailout

Monday, November 17, 2008

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Veterans Day: Honoring vets of Vietnam, Korea

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

"If you're not at war, you're always training for it. You train for war, pray for peace." — Corporal John Hall, U.S. Marine Corps. John and Adaora talk with veterans of the Vietnam W...

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Veterans Day: Honoring vets of WWII, Iraq

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

John and Adaora talk with veterans of World War II and the war in Iraq about how they're spending Veterans Day and what it means to them.

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America's crumbling infrastructure

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

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losses in congress

Monday, November 03, 2008

In the last few days before the election, House and Senate Republicans, have been pushing hard to help incumbents facing tough re-election races keep their seats in Congress. The Sen...

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Nov. 4, 2008, and the political legacies of Charlotta Bass and Shirley Chisholm

Monday, November 03, 2008

Tomorrow, for the first time in history, American will put either an African-American man in the White House or elect a woman as vice president. Today, we take a look at several Afri...

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prison vote

Monday, November 03, 2008

Maine and Vermont are the only two states in the country that allow convicted felons to vote while in prison. But in Maine, prisons are one of the only places that the campaigns can'...

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Harry Shearer

Friday, October 31, 2008

With just four days left until the election, early voting and new polling numbers are dominating the headlines. But comedian and satirist Harry Shearer doesn't want voters overlook t...

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Affirmative Action

Thursday, October 30, 2008

The Takeaway continues its series on hot-button ballot initiatives that are making headlines around the country. In Nebraska, Initiative 424 could ban affirmative action in state gov...

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