Wednesday, November 6, 1996

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  • Campaign Finance Reform

    Amy Goodman and Larry Bensky talk about campaign finance reform.  They quote different candidates about campaign finance reform and play some of the candidates’ speeches on this subject.

  • Election Results

    A panel of guests talk about the results both in terms of referenda and in congressional and senate races around the country. The guest panel who include Karen Nussbaum of the AFLCIO, Anita Perez Ferguson of the National Women’s Political Caucus, Clarence Lusane, a political analyst and author, whose latest book is No Easy Victories, Black Americans and the Vote, and Cecilia Munoz, Deputy Vice President for Policy of the National Council of La Raza talk about the aftermath of the elections.

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