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Wednesday, October 29, 2008

30 Issues in Thirty Days continues with a look at the next president’s role as commander-in-chief of the armed forces. What kind of military will Obama or McCain inherit and where do the armed forces fit into their foreign policies? Also, Bob Shrum on the campaign and a profile of Gov. Paterson.

This Friday's Wiki-produced 30 Issues in 30 Days segment is on Urban Policy: Who is the best President for NY and NJ?

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Guests:

Bob Shrum

Down the Stretch

Robert Shrum, columnist for The Week magazine, a senior adviser to the Gore 2000 presidential campaign, chief strategist for the 2004 Kerry- Edwards campaign and the author of No Excuses: Concessions of a Serial Campaigner (Simon and Schuster), gives analysis of the final week of the ...

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Bearish on Stocks

David Leonhardt, writes the "Economic Scene" column for the New York Times, is more cautious than Warren Buffet when it comes to buying stocks now.

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O'Byrne Out

New York Magazine contributor Geoffrey Gray talks about his recent profile of Gov. Paterson and the resignation of his chief of staff, Charles O'Byrne.

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30 Issues: Commander-In-Chief

Graham Allison, professor of government at Harvard's Kennedy School, talks about the military crises JFK faced at the beginning of his term. Prof. Allison is director of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and advised Presidents Reagan and Clinton. He is the author of the ...

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