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BPR Full Show Post: 1/23

The Peace Monument, also known as the Naval Monument or Civil War Sailors Monument, is seen on the grounds of the Capitol in Washington on the third day of the government shutdown that ended Monday.
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  • Director James Bluemel joined us to talk about a new "FRONTLINE" documentary that explores the refugee crisis, "Exodus: The Journey Continues."
  • We took your calls about the end of the government shutdown.
  • Harvard historian Nancy Koehn explained why the U.K. has appointed a Minister of Loneliness.
  • We took your calls about the immigration debate in the U.S. and the battle over DACA.
  • Attorney General Maura Healey took our questions and yours for "Ask The AG."
  • CNN's John King talked about what went down during negotiations over the government shutdown. 
  • We opened up the lines to you about Oscar nominations and your picks for the best of awards season.


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