Democracy Now! July 24, 1997

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Democracy Now! July 24, 1997
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Campaign Finance Reform; Death Penalty; Cocaine Sentencing Disparity; Abortion Arson

(14 Minutes) Campaign Finance Democrats accuse Republican party during Campaign Finance Hearings. TAPE OF: Michael Baroody, president of the National Policy forum. TAPE OF: Benton Becker, Republican and former counsel to President Gerald Ford. (19 Minutes) Death Penalty Despite an international outcry, Virginia state officials executed Joseph Oudell last night. Earlier in the day, Virginina Governor George Allen rejected worldwide pleas for clemency, including appeals by the Pope and the Italian Government. GUEST: Steven Hawkins, exec. dir. of the National Coalition Against the Death Penalty. (9 Minutes) Cocaine Sentencing Disparity TAPE OF : Jesse Jackson, Jr. and Rep. Maxine Waters. (8 Minutes) Abortion Arson GUEST: Ahna Reyes, of the Feminist Majority Foundation.

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July 24, 1997
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July 24, 1997
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WPFW; Julie Drizin, Amy Goodman; July 24, 1997
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