Maryland Newsrap, January 19, 1985 and February 2, 1985

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Two episodes of Maryland Newswrap, January 19, 1985 and February 2, 1985. January 19, 1985: Host Neal Friedman discusses current events with panelists C. Fraser Smith (The Sun), Wiley Hall III (The Evening Sun), Neal Eskridge (WCBM Radio), and Peter Kumpa (The Evening Sun). Topics discussed include Governor Hughes's State of the State address and the announcement of ambitious new social programs, the building of a new stadium in Baltimore, a Supreme Court ruling that gives school officials broad authority for searching students, and a sting operation involving illegal fishing. Friedman interviews the State Superintendent of Schools, David Hornbeck, about a three year-old child with herpes who had been denied a place in an Anne Arundel school and the need to recruit high quality teachers. February 2, 1985: Host Neal Friedman discusses current events with panelists Gwen Ifill (The Washington Post), Peter Kumpa (The Sun), C. Fraser Smith (The Evening Sun), and Peter Jensen (The Easton Democrat Star). The topics discussed include the building of a new stadium, the dredging of the Baltimore Harbor, the possibility of a "Bernhard Goetz syndrome" after a string of incidents in Baltimore, the compensation of rock fisherman, and the conviction of a conman named Derek Curtis. Friedman interviews the Chairman of the Maryland Republican party, Dr. Allan Levey, about turning national victories for Republicans into state victories.
Friedman, Neal
Maryland Public Television
Broadcasting, Communications
North America; United States of America
Public Broadcasting
Special Collections and University Archives
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Fedora 2 PID: umd:729566; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/42659; Filename: bcast-071750

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