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September 16th, 2008
09:48 PM ET

ON THE RADAR: Wednesday

Lisa Ort
AC3560° Producer

Happy Constitution Day…and other stories on our radar:

ON THE TRAIL: Sen. Obama spends the day in Las Vegas while Sen. McCain does an interview in Ohio and hosts a town hall meeting in Grand Rapids, MI with Gov. Palin. Sen. Biden spends the day at rallies in Ohio. 

TORRIJOS VISIT: Panamanian President Martin Torrijos is scheduled to meet with George W. Bush.

FBI OVERSIGHT HEARING: The Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on “Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.” FBI Director Robert Mueller is scheduled to testify.

RUSSIA-GEORGIA CONFLICT HEARING: The Senate Foreign Relations Committee holds a hearing on "Russia's Aggression Against Georgia: Consequences and Responses."

CHILDREN AND ARMED CONFLICT FORUM: The theme of this forum hosted by the U.S. Institute of Peace is “Children and Armed Conflict: Child Soldiers as Combatants, Victims, and Survivors.”

CONSTITUTION DAY: This day celebrates the signing of the U.S. constitution in 1787.

NEW GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS BOOK RELEASED: The newest version of the Guinness Book of World Records is scheduled to be released.


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soundoff (54 Responses)
  1. William Quigley

    Can either party be associated with the Fed and the actions it takes?

    September 16, 2008 at 11:22 pm |
  2. fiske

    wondering why there is a benefit at $29,000 a plate for obama when texas is struggling. give some of the money to them. tired of the hollywood people trying to think they are so democratic. they are full of it.

    September 16, 2008 at 11:21 pm |
  3. Tyler

    Exactly how much is the Obama camp. paying CNN to be in his pocket. I find the attacks on Gov. Sarah Palin incredible and so unwarranted. As Americans we come along way since the 60's. Why is sexism taking the role of racism in present day? I was a Hillary supporter that is lost right now. CNN is just pushing into McCain's camp.

    September 16, 2008 at 11:20 pm |
  4. Loreta

    Anderson, I heard that Gov. Palin was a candidate for the Miss Alaska contest. If so, do you know what year she participated in the beauty contest?

    September 16, 2008 at 11:18 pm |
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