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From the Conventions: Speeches and Veeps

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 29, 2008

Looking back at the Dems in Denver and ahead to the GOP gathering from a Northwest perspective.

From the Conventions: World Image

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 28, 2008

How will a new president change U.S. foreign and security policy - and the U.S. image in the world?

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From the Conventions: Believing in Politics

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 27, 2008

How will the Democratic Party's focus on faith affect the presidential campaign?

From the Conventions: Health Care Cures

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 26, 2008

How would the competing health care plans of presidential candidates John McCain and Barak Obama affect you?

Congress, Rural Style

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 25, 2008

How much can a group of rural Oregonians influence statewide policy?

Are You Gonna Swim In That?

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 22, 2008

Just how safe is the Willamette?

As We Are: Teen Parents

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 21, 2008

What is daily life like for teens as they become parents?

Chronic Pain Relief

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 20, 2008

What's the best way to regulate medical marijuana usage?

Hard Days for Hospice

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 19, 2008

How will budget cuts affect hospice care?

The Big Look

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 18, 2008

What is land of state-wide importance?

Olympic Trials and Tribulations

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 15, 2008

Is the sacrifice it takes to be an Olympic athlete worth it?

The White State

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 14, 2008

How does Oregon's lack of diversity affect our state?

Language Lessons

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 13, 2008

What do you learn when you learn a language -- and can it prevent a war?

The Next Generation

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 12, 2008

Who are the African American leaders who will shape Oregon's future?

Forests on a Diet

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 11, 2008

Is thinning the panacea to forest ills?

Blowin' in the Wind

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 8, 2008

What impact will the expansion of the wind energy industry have in Oregon?

As We Are: Obese People

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 7, 2008

What does it feel like to live inside an obese body?

Schools Left Behind

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 6, 2008

Did your school get the passing grade?

The Region's Art

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 5, 2008

How have the Contemporary Northwest Art Awards impacted the local art scene?


OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 4, 2008

Would you, or do you, unschool your children?

Relationships and Religion

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 1, 2008

What does The Shack's success say about northwest Christianity?

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