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Kateri Jochum

WNYC/WQXR Newsroom

Kateri Jochum appears in the following:

Obama Proposes New Round of Stimulus Efforts

Monday, September 06, 2010

President Obama will be presenting a new $50 billion proposal for infrastructure investments at a speech in Wisconsin.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, September 06, 2010

David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss the August jobless numbers, new government stimulus proposals, and how the new round of Middle East peace talks are dealing with the key issues facing the conflict.

Will Pakistan's Relief Aid Prevent Destabilization?

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

20 million people have been affected by the floods in Pakistan in the past three weeks, in what some say is the worst natural catastrophe in recent history. However, even with the United Nations calling for $459 million for immediate relief efforts, aid assistance is still only trickling in. Whether it is "compassion fatigue," lack of funds or a distrust in the Pakistani government's transparency – the real question is, will a failure to act now have greater foreign policy implications for the future stability of the region?

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Obama, Netanyahu Talk Middle East Peace

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a point to demonstrate a warm relationship and pledged concrete steps to revive Mideast peace efforts with Palestinians when they met Tuesday in Washington.

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Artists Oppose BP Sponsorship at Tate Britain

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Activists poured oil-like liquid in front of London's Tate Britain Monday and sprinkled bird feathers over the slick to protest the gallery receiving corporate sponsorship from British Petroleum.

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Confirmation Hearings Begin for Petraeus

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

General David Petraeus will testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee in the first day of confirmation hearings which most believe will end with Petraeus taking over as commander of the NATO forces in Afghanistan.

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10 Arrested in Alleged Russian Spy Ring

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

The FBI has arrested 10 people in Yonkers, Boston and northern Virginia the agency claims are secret Russian agents and an eleventh alleged spy was arrested overseas later today. 

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, June 28, 2010

This week, David Sanger from the NYTimes speaks with WQXR's Kerry Nolan on how Senator Robert Byrd's death will affect Washington.

Supreme Court Upholds States' Gun Rights

Monday, June 28, 2010

The Supreme Court held Monday that the Constitution's Second Amendment restrains government's ability to significantly limit "the right to keep and bear arms," advancing a recent trend by the bench to support gun rights.

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Tropical Storm Should Skirt Gulf Oil Spill

Monday, June 28, 2010

Tropical Storm Alex was gaining strength as it swept across the Gulf of Mexico Monday on its way to Mexico's northeastern coast - well clear of a massive oil spill.

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G-20 Leaders Vow to Reduce Debt

Monday, June 28, 2010

Leaders of the world'd 20 largest economies pledged to slash budget deficits in half by 2013 and balance their budgets by 2015, even while they downplayed national differences in their fiscal strategies.

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Classical Crossovers

Friday, June 25, 2010

A conversation about Michael Jackson and genre-blending music.

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Isner Wins Longest Wimbledon Match

Thursday, June 24, 2010

After three days, and 11 hours and 5 minutes of play, John Isner hit a backhand up the line Thursday to defeat Nicolas Mahut in the fifth set, 70-68.

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New Gulf Moratorium Amid Problems with Relief Efforts

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

New problems upset relief efforts in the gulf, as the government promises a new moratorium on deepwater drilling.

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McChyrstal Relieved, Petraeus To Take Over as U.S. Commander in Afghanistan

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

President Obama accepted General Stanley McChrystal's resignation as head of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan. He will be replaced by General David Petraeus, head of U.S. Central Command.

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Polaroid Photos Sell High at Auction

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Photographs by Ansel Adams, Andy Warhol and Lucas Samaras were among those on the auction block this week, when iconic images from the Polaroid corporate collection sold for record prices.

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Russian President Tours Silicon Valley

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Before heading to the White House, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is visiting California's Silicon Valley, on the lookout for talent and money to reinvigorate the Russian economy.

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General McChrystal Called to White House Over Comments

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan has been called on to explain his controversial statements in a magazine article.

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Paterson Calls for Doubling DNA Database

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Governor David Paterson has proposed roughly doubling New York's DNA database to include samples from low-level offenders. It would make it the first in the nation to so broadly collect and use DNA evidence.

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Activists Push for Comprehensive Gay Rights

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

While President Obama will expand leave-rights for gay workers this week, advocates criticise the piecemeal approach to reforms.

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