Almanac, Episode 306

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First segment is a discussion about the issues local educators face with Carl S. Birk, a teacher at Tijerina Elementary School, Marty Rudolph, Principal of Corpus Christi Catholic School, and Rosalind James, a teacher at Worthing High School. Second segment is interview with Dr. Bruce Oppenheimer, Professor of Political Science at the University of Houston, about issues facing Congress's ability to come to a resolution regarding the federal budget. Third segment is interview with Dr. Peter Marzio, Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, David Gockley, General Director of the Houston Grand Opera, and Michael Peranteau, Co-Director of DiverseWorks about National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) funding when it comes to obscenity. Fourth segment is interview with City Council Member Sheila Jackson Lee, and State Senator Gene Green, about purchasing and handgun in Houston, and the proposal for a seven-day waiting period. Episode includes commentary from Kevin Dorsey about the effects negative reporting has had on blood donations at a center in Houston.
Ryan, Pat; Payne, Don; Houston, J. D.; Gras, Patricia
television programs
Dorsey, Kevin; Birk, Carl S.; Rudolph, Marty; James, Rosalind; Oppenheimer, Bruce; Marzio, Peter C.; Gockley, David; Peranteau, Michael; Jackson Lee, Sheila; Green, Gene; Public television
KUHT Film and Video
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
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Digitization and access for this item is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2017).
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Other: ID 1997-006a, AV Shelving; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm8122v6052
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