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Iowa Senator Tom Harkin sat down with Judy Woodruff to discuss his 40 years on Capitol Hill and why he thinks congressional gridlock is giving too much power to the executive branch. Last Sunday marked the 37th and final “Harkin Steak Fry,...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKS‘Pork’ ad raises public profile of Iowa GOP primary challenger Midterm races showcase widening political divide How will the primaries shake up the gender split in Congress? JUDY WOODRUFF: A quick look...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMentorship for new educators helps combat teacher burnout, improve retention Turning parents into teachers to fight the ‘summer slide’ in reading Could students benefit from year-round school? JUDY...
According to the new report, solar power costs have fallen by half just since 2010. The cost gap between renewables and fossil fuels is narrowing, and in some markets, renewables are already cost-competitive. Photo courtesy of Idaho National...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMalala: Children around the world should fight for education Malala says assassination threats can’t weaken her cause Activist Malala Yousafzai tweets for education JUDY WOODRUFF: Finally tonight, a...
Testifying in front of a Senate panel Tuesday, Army Gen. Martin Dempsey said he would make the recommendation to the president if the campaign failed. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said President Barack Obama’s military campaign against the...