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Why Louisianans blame government, not corporations, for pollution problems

JUDY WOODRUFF: As almost all of us have noticed, Americans have been growing more and more politically divided. Now a new survey by the Pew Research Center finds that Americans believe that polarization will deepen in the coming decades. Our economics correspondent, Paul Solman, is just back from Louisiana, where he looked at some of those big divides, and particularly...

The B.C. Government’s Internal Directory Account Management

Thanks for joining us. In this audit, we looked at whether five selected ministries and their related branches and agencies had designed and implemented key controls for protecting government information and information assets from unauthorized access. The key controls are outlined in the B.C. government’s document called the Information Security Standard. Overall, we found that the Office of the Chief...

Chile’s shaken government makes concessions after protests

Childress government is are making concessions and attempts to combat week-long a deadly protest over price increases Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on Thursday announced a freeze until the end of next year on a 9.2 percent increase in electricity tariffs hundreds of demonstrators are still dissatisfied with economic concessions returned to the streets on Thursday at least 18 people have...