• President Obama answers Questions about Supreme Court and The Constitutional at UChicago Law School
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    President Obama answers Questions about Supreme Court and The Constitutional at UChicago Law School

    KYLE: My name is Kyle Panton. I’m a 2L here at the Law School. Uh—My question for you is: What sorts of constitutional questions were at the forefront of your mind when deciding who your nominee should be and what sorts of constitutional questions do you think Americans should be asking themselves when assessing your selection and thinking about the 2016 presidential election? PRESIDENT OBAMA: I mean you’re, you’re a well informed 2L. You know the issues that people debate. You know, there’s a standard set of social issues that have been roiling society and the courts for a long time What’s interesting is there are a set of new…

  • LD6 Candidate Debate
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    LD6 Candidate Debate

    – Good evening, and thank you for attending. My name is Debra Exner, and I am the moderator for this evening’s candidate debate. Before we begin, please silence all phones and electronic devices. Additionally, please refrain from interruptions to the debate as it’s being recorded for on demand viewing, and post captioning services. The Citizens Clean Elections Commission is the sponsor for this evening’s event. The Clean Elections Act is a campaign finance reform and public education measure initiated by Arizona citizens, and passed by voters in 1998. The Clean Elections Act was created to allow campaigns to be more issue oriented and less negative. The system provide full funding…

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    Contemporary Issues 2013: Guns 2, the Second Amendment

    >>I LIKE SILENCE.>>OKAY, FOLKS, I THINK WE CAN GET STARTED. FIRST OF ALL, I WANT TO THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING TONIGHT. THIS IS THE SECOND NIGHT OF A THREE NIGHT SYMPOSIUM ON GUN VIOLENCE IN AMERICA, AND HE’S NOT HERE TONIGHT, BUT I WANT TO RECOGNIZE DR. FRANK CONNER WHO IS THE CHAIR OF THE PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT HERE AT GRCC, WHO REALLY STARTED THIS PROCESS AND STARTED THE CONVERSATION, AND THAT LED TO WHAT YOU’RE GOING TO SEE TONIGHT. HE ACTUALLY PRESENTED LAST NIGHT ON THE PSYCHOLOGY OF A MASS SHOOTER. TONIGHT IS GOING TO BE A LITTLE BIT DIFFERENT. WE HAVE FOUR PANELISTS WITH YOU TONIGHT. MY NAME IS…

  • Your Legislators: Legacy Amendment Issues (March 6, 2014)
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    Your Legislators: Legacy Amendment Issues (March 6, 2014)

    THE ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE, ENERGY COMMITTEE AND WAYS AND   ENERGY COMMITTEE AND WAYS AND MEANS.   MEANS. >>I THINK WE’RE GOING TO  >>I THINK WE’RE GOING TO START, IF YOU DON’T MIND,   START, IF YOU DON’T MIND, REPRESENTATIVE HARKBARTH,   REPRESENTATIVE HARKBARTH, THAT WAS WHETHER OR NOT THE   THAT WAS WHETHER OR NOT THE LEGISLATURE IS GOING TO BE   LEGISLATURE IS GOING TO BE DEALING WITH ANY LEGACY   DEALING WITH ANY LEGACY AMENDMENT ISSUES.   AMENDMENT ISSUES. THERE WERE SOME CONCERNS   THERE WERE SOME CONCERNS ABOUT THE WAY THE COMMITTEE   ABOUT THE WAY THE COMMITTEE IS ORGANIZED, MAYBE STATUTORY   IS ORGANIZED, MAYBE STATUTORY…

  • Racing commission meets, discusses casino amendment language
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    Racing commission meets, discusses casino amendment language

    accountable, mommy took responsiblity for it and now it’s been given back to her and the debt to society has ((BOB)) AS MANY AS 2 DOZEN CASINO AND GAMBLING ISSUES WERE VOTED ON THIS MORNING BY THE ARKANSAS RACING COMMISSION. ((ASHLEY)) ONE MAJOR DISCUSSION áá THE PROPOSED CASINO AND RESORT IN POPE COUNTY. KARK 4’S STEPHANIE SHARP WAS AT THAT MEETING.. THIS HAS BEEN A HEATED TOPIC FOR MONTHS. ((STEPHANIE)) IN NOVEMBER á ARKANSAS VOTERS PASSED THE CASINO AMENDMENT. IT WOULD EXPAND OAKLAWN AND SOUTHLAND GAMING. IT WOULD ALSO ALLOW FOR A CASINO TO BE PUT IN POPE there are strong feelings on both sides AS THE ARKANSAS RACING COMMISSION…