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Hurricane Katrina Relief Efforts Update/John Roberts' Nomination as Chief Justice (#902)

Deborah Potter provides an update from Baton Rouge on how faith-based organizations are assisting with relief efforts and Kenneth Feinberg, administrator of the 9-11 Victims Compensation Fund, addresses the issue of compensating the victims of Hurricane Katrina; Tim O'Brien talks with Bob Abernethy about the judicial implications of John Roberts serving as Chief Justice; Kim Lawton explores the reasons for the extended delay in rebuilding St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in New York following the 9-11 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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