From the Union Hall

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Friday, June 22, 2007

Hear excerpts from presidential hopeful John Edwards’ speech at Cooper Union and excerpts from Brian’s follow-up interview with him on the Great Hall stage. We’ll take your reactions to Edwards’ latest policy proposals about fighting poverty and preserving the middle class. Plus, American Heritage has a list of 100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses and Misuses – what are yours?


John Edwards

From the Union Hall

Former United States Senator (D-NC) and presidential candidate John Edwards spoke last night in the Great Hall at Cooper Union. We’ll play excerpts from his speech and from Brian's follow-up interview – and take your calls.

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Open Phones: Single Payer Health Care

Listeners react to John Edwards' health care plan.

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Following Up:

Civil Unions vs. Partnership
William Eskridge, John A. Garver professor of Jurisprudence at Yale and co-author with Darren Spedale of Gay Marriage: For Better or for Worse? (Oxford University Press, 2006), follows up on the New York Assembly's passage of the same sex marriage bill, and New Jersey's commission ...

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