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Shows featuring Ellen Smith

  • Search for Six Trapped Coal Miners in Utah Continues for a Ninth Day 6miners
    Ellen Smith, editor of Mine Safey and Health News, discusses the mine collapse, the weakening of mine safety regulations under President Clinton and President Bush, and the history of the mine’s owner — Murray Energy Corporation. [includes rush transcript]
    August 14, 2007 | Story
  • Exclusive Interview: Murray Waas on How Cheney "Authorized" Libby to Leak Classified Information Cheney10
    We speak with investigative journalist Murray Waas who reports that Lewis "Scooter" Libby–Cheney’s indicted former chief of staff–testified he had been "authorized" by Cheney and other White House "superiors" to disclose classified information to journalists to defend the Bush administration’s use of prewar intelligence in making the case to...
    February 10, 2006 | Story
  • Air Pollution and Policy.
    Air pollution poses many public health risks and many people are working to tighten pollution standards. Some argue that stricter regulations will improve public health conditions while others argue that proposed changes will not improve public health but will harm industry. Amy is joined by Daniel Rosenberg and Kay Jones to discuss these issues.
    June 12, 1997 | Story