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Thursday, November 29, 2007

Hear excerpts from and react to the candidates or the Republican presidential hopefuls YouTube debate. What was learned from the candidates and the videos? Also, a third of New York State children live in immigrant-headed households. Two reports look at how the state is changing.

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Personal Expense

Ben Smith, who writes for, talks about Politico's story about claims Rudy Giuliani charged the city for personal expenses.

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Republican Debate Scorecard

WNYC's political director Andrea Bernstein and Micah Sifry, co-founder of Personal Democracy Forum and the editor of play excerpts and discuss last night's CNN/YouTube Republican Debate. Michael Weitz, one of the YouTube questioners drops in. What did you think?

--Who won the debate and why? ...

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So South Carolina Goes....

Leroy Chapman, government and politics editor at The State, the largest newspaper in South Carolina, checks in each week in November to discuss issues in the presidential primary race.

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An Economy without Mexicans

David Dyssegaard Kallick, a Senior Fellow at the Fiscal Policy Institute and the author of a study titled Working for a Better Life: A Profile of Immigrants in the New York State Economy and Steven A. Camarota, the Director of Research at the Center for Immigration Studies and author of ...

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FDNY Test Results

Shayana Kadidal, senior attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights, and Michael Aronson, member of the editorial board of the New York Daily News, discuss whether the firefighter qualifying exam still discriminates against Black and Latino applicants.

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