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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The United States military is joining the fight to stop the spread of Ebola in Africa.  President Obama laid out a plan today to send 3,000 troops, amid increasingly dire forecasts of the epidemic...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSOxfam: Syrian neighbors can’t absorb growing refugee crisis alone As refugee crises escalate, UN commissioner calls for ‘massive international solidarity’ Multiple crises emerge from conflict in the...
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 LINKSCan U.S. mobilize regional allies to fight Islamic State? Dozens of nations pledge to fight Islamic State ‘by any means necessary’ Tactic of terror: What’s behind the gruesome strategy of the Islamic...
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...