25Jan 24, 2007
Reporting on the State of the Union
Bob Deans talked about the State of the Union address that President Bush delivered the previous evening with students from around the nation participating in Close Up Foundation’s week-long ...
58Oct 5, 2006
National Security and Civil Liberties
Bob Deans talked with students about the balance of national security and civil liberties, and responded to questions. Topics included police surveillance, Internet privacy, First Amendment ...
15Jan 22, 2004
State of the Union Speech Review
The guests discussed President Bush’s January 20 State of the Union Address. They talked about the role of the annual speech and its effect on politics and policy, and about criticism of ...
31Jun 12, 2002
Media Coverage Since September 11
Mr. Deans talked about media coverage of the White House and efforts to combat terrorism. Among the topics he addressed were the changing nature of coverage as the events of September 11, ...
2,889May 4, 2002
2002 White House Correspondents' Dinner
At the annual association dinner, journalists presented awards to colleagues for their work in the previous year. Following the awards dinner speeches included humorous remarks and a slide ...
13Oct 17, 2001
News Reporting During a Crisis
Journalists talked about their experiences with the nature of news reporting during a crisis from domestic and foreign perspectives. They also answered questions from the audience of ...
32Nov 8, 2000
The 2000 Election
The guests talked about yesterday’s still undecided presidential election. They answered questions from the audience of high school students.
11Sep 23, 2000
Special guest host Mr. Hager took telephone calls and lines were opened for audience comments along with Mr. Deans his guest commentator over morning headlines.
10Feb 2, 2000
Covering the Candidates
Journalists who covered the New Hampshire primary campaign talked about media coverage of it, including character issues. They also talked about how the various candidates conducted their ...
12Dec 14, 1999
Mr. Deans talked about the presidential campaign and about headline news stories. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.
13Jun 8, 1999
Military Strikes on Yugoslavia
Mr. Deans discussed the situation in Yugoslavia. He did so after having covered the Balkan region since the beginning of the Bosnian conflict. He responded to audience telephone ...
11Feb 4, 1999
The State of the Presidency
The panelists discussed the issues surrounding the state of the presidency in the wake of the State of the Union address and the impeachment trial. The global economy and poverty were issues ...
11Jan 12, 1998
Asian Economic Situation
Two journalists examined the economic downturns in Asia and the international response to them. They examined how these problems will changes economic assumptions, both in the Pacific Rim and ...