Presenter Matt Frei talks with Brian Williams. As anchor of the NBC Nightly News, Brian Williams is one of the most recognizable faces in American media. The two discuss what’s next on the political agenda now that health care reform has been signed into law.Brian Williams
Even before health care reform legislation was passed, thousands gathered by the Capitol in Washington D.C. to raise their voices for immigration reform hoping to bring it into the spotlight next. Americana talks with one young woman in Massachusetts who has been living with the threat of arrest for years as an undocumented immigrant in the United States.Statement by the President Praising the Bipartisan Immigration Reform Framework
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Education Reform, Detroit Public Schools
Matt Frei talks with Robert Bobb, Emergency Financial Manager of Detroit Public Schools, about how to keeps schools functioning despite financial crisis.Robert C. Bobb
Rusty Truck: The Band
Brian Williams follows the news like a hawk but that’s not all he follows. As an informal music critic he has an affection for the band Rusty Truck. Matt Frei talks with lead singer Mark Seliger to learn more.Rusty Truck
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