A massive forest fire has been raging in Alberta, Canada, for nearly a month. Scientists say warmer, drier weather has increased the frequency and intensity of fires. For this month's Environmental Outlook: wildfires, climate change and threats to North America’s forests.
Virginia’s new governor, Democrat Mark Warner, joins Diane to talk about Virginia’s most pressing issues, including the state’s short- and long-term economic troubles, its DNA database, teacher salaries, partisan politics in Richmond, and the legislature’s recent move to ban capital punishment for the mentally retarded.
- Governor Mark Warner Virginia Governor, Democrat
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