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Metro's Rex Burkholder Argues For the I-5 Bridge

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Thu, 06/26/2008

With the Portland
City Council voting unanimously this week in favor of a new I5 bridge over the
Columbia River, it would seem that the project is a done deal.

But the proposed
light-rail segment of the bridge needs to be approved by Washington voters, and
several other bureaucratic hurdles must be overcome before the four-point-two
billion dollar project can move forward.

At today's City
Club, economist Joe Cartright argued against the new bridge in a debate with
Metro Councilor Rex Burkhol0der.

Here's a clip of
Rex Burkholder, arguing in favor of the I-5 bridge:

0:30 minutes (475.55 KB)

Economist Joe Cartwright Argues Against New I-5 Bridge

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Thu, 06/26/2008

With the Portland
City Council voting unanimously this week in favor of a new I5 bridge over the
Columbia River, it would seem that the project is a done deal.

But the proposed
light-rail segment of the bridge needs to be approved by Washington voters, and
several other bureaucratic hurdles must be overcome before the four-point-two
billion dollar project can move forward.

At today's City
Club, economist Joe Cartright argued against the new bridge in a debate with
Metro Councilor Rex Burkhol0der.

Here's a clip of
Rex Burkholder, arguing in favor of the I-5 bridge:

0:59 minutes (926.57 KB)

Eugene, Oregon Protests about Hosting the Olympic Trials

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Thu, 06/26/2008

As Eugene prepares to host
the Olympic trials this weekend, a number of groups prepare to protest.

K-BOO’s
Christian Danielson has the story.

 

3:54 minutes (3.57 MB)

William Beeman, University of Minessota

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program date: 
Wed, 05/07/2008

 Professor William Beeman, University of Minessota in an interview with Goudarz Eghtedari on the topic of saber rattling with Iran and threat of another war in the Middle East.  The US elections democratic primaries and tough talks by Hillary Clinton, and much more. 

43:09 minutes (19.75 MB)

Chris Hedges: Collateral Damage, Iraqi Civilians

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program: 
Radiozine
program date: 
Fri, 06/27/2008

Host Marianne Barisonek speaks with journalist Chris Hedges, author of War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning, about the new book he co-authored with Laila Al-Arian, called Collateral Damage: America's War Against Iraqi Civilians. 

27:46 minutes (25.43 MB)

We the People - Immigrant Detention - Part 2.

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program date: 
Wed, 06/25/2008
25:29 minutes (23.33 MB)

We the People - Immigrant Detention - Part 1.

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program date: 
Wed, 06/25/2008
29:49 minutes (27.31 MB)

Dr. Matthew Helmers on US Agriculture today

program: 
Locus Focus
program date: 
Tue, 06/24/2008

Host Barbara Bernstein talks about the recent severe weather and the impacts on Agriculture with Dr. Matthew Helmers, Assistant Professor at Iowa State's Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, and an expert in Agricultural and Water Resources.

77:01 minutes (35.26 MB)

Congressional Bill May Limit Horse Slaughter

program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Sun, 06/22/2008

The U-S congress is considering a bill this week that would limit slaughter of horses. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office">

KBOO’s Crystal Leighty has the story…

 

2:04 minutes (1.9 MB)

 

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