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Saturday, March 2, 2013

Smiley & West - Interview with Alice Rivlin | Child Poverty


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Economist Alice Rivlin, the original director of the Congressional Budget Office and panelist on the Simpson-Bowles Commission, takes us inside the sequester debate. 

Plus, Smiley and West discuss the future of the Voting Rights Act, signs of the new Jim Crow, and the West Virginia Senate's new child poverty committee.

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"The West Virginia Senate adopted Senate Resolution 6 on the first day of the 2013 legislative session. The resolution creates a Select Committee on Children in Poverty. Senate Majority Leader John Unger, D-Berkeley, explains the goals of this new committee."