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Helen Thomas: Questions For The New President

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Since the Kennedy administration, Helen Thomas has been covering the White House. She was often the first to ask a question at presidential press conferences. Last week, though, during his last conference as president, President Bush failed to call on her. Here & Now host Robin Young talks with the veteran journalist and columnist about the Bush years and questions she intends to ask the new president.

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This program aired on January 19, 2009. The audio for this program is not available.

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