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  • Barney Frank


Barney Frank on His Life in Politics

Today at 10:00am

Barney Frank was the first openly gay U.S. congressman and the first to marry his partner while in office. We'll talk to Frank, now retired, about his new memoir, "Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage."

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The Takeaway

Calif. Announces Mandatory Water Restrictions

Today at 12:00pm

Gov. Brown has announced a mandatory 25 percent reduction in water usage for cities and towns. The move comes as California faces a historic drought, and an all-time record low snowpack in the Sierra.

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The World

Jewish Vegetarians Get Passover Food Inspiration

Today at 2:00pm

The Passover holiday focuses on tradition, history and lots of food. Specifically, meat. So what do Jewish vegetarians do? Some are trying out a vegetarian cookbook written by Jews in pre-war Poland.

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