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    Food and Water Watch Sam Schabacker and journalist Steve Horn analyze the interests behind key amendments and how another Enbridge pipeline is being planned under the radar without public debate
    DATE: 2015-01-30 | LENGTH: 15:15

     
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    DATE: 2015-01-30 | LENGTH: 03:46

     
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    DATE: 2015-01-30 | LENGTH: 09:55

     
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    DATE: 2015-01-30 | LENGTH: 11:29

     
    Would Loretta Lynch Support Ineffective Federal Drug Policy?
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    DATE: 2015-01-30 | LENGTH: 08:33

     
    Sen. Sanders Presents $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill as Job Creator
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    DATE: 2015-01-29 | LENGTH: 04:20

     
    At the Center of a Storm - Irvin Jim on RAI (2/3)
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    DATE: 2015-01-29 | LENGTH: 20:43

     
       

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