July 7, 1997

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Campaign Finance Hearings: Not Ready For Prime Time

No wonder Thompson wanted to lower expectations; Week 1 produced neither light nor heat nor good visuals
By Nancy Gibbs

Lippo's Man in the Back Room
By Michael Weisskopf

Mexico: The Young And The Restless
By Tim Padgett

Teen Crime
By Richard Lacayo

Welfare: Hungry at the Feast
By Elaine Rivera