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Day 28 - Friday, March 11, 2011

Notes

10:00am House Session
10:0am Senate Session
House Rules Committee

GPB News - Politics

Is Capitol Hill Ready To Rest Its Near-Annual 'Doc Fix' Exercise?

Doctors who treat Medicare patients will face a huge cut, 21 percent, if Congress doesn't act by the end of the month. House leaders now think they fix a problem that has plagued Congress since 1997.

Saudis Target Houthi Positions In Yemen

Saudi Arabia and nine other countries launched airstrikes against the Shiite rebels, who have taken control of much of the country. The U.S. is providing logistical and intelligence support.
Autism puzzle ribbon

Ga. House Committee Chair Says No Floor Vote On Autism Bill

The chairman of a key House committee says a proposal to require insurance coverage of autism therapy won't receive a floor vote this session.
Georgia Capitol building

House Approves Gov. Deal's 'Failing Schools' Amendment

The Georgia House has approved Gov. Nathan Deal's plan allowing a state takeover of "chronically failing" schools, setting up a statewide vote in 2016. Lawmakers voted 121-47 in favor of the measure.
Chris Christie

Ga. Republican Convention To Feature Parade Of Stars?

Georgia Republicans hope their May convention will include an array of prominent potential presidential candidates.
7:30PQueen Victoria And The Crippled Kaiser
8:17PRoyals At War 1939-1945
9:03PHindenburg And Hitler - The Making Of A Fuehrer
10:00PAntiques Roadshow

Bismarck, Hour Three