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Hurricane Katrina Faith-Based Relief Efforts/John Roberts' Senate Confirmation Hearings/Kenneth Feinberg (#901)

Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on faith-based relief efforts underway to help the thousands of those left homeless and displaced by Hurricane Katrina; Bob Abernethy discusses the Senate confirmation hearings on U.S. Supreme Court nominee John Roberts with Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne; Bob Abernethy talks with Kenneth Feinberg, administrator of the 9-11 Victim Compensation Fund, about his personal struggle to compensate grieving families for their catastrophic loss in the aftermath of the September 11 terrorist attacks. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This series provides in-depth coverage of the top religion and ethics stories of the week as well as religious and ethical perspectives on domestic and foreign events and the arts. Hosted by veteran journalist Bob Abernethy, the series brings viewers breaking news through live and taped reports filed by a team of correspondents in the field and interviews with prominent newsmakers.

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