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Comcast Newsmakers provides a unique local news platform for the presentation of information of relevance and special interest to its audience via interviews with local, state, and federal officials as well as community leaders. Newsmakers segments are produced both nationally and locally. National Newsmakers segments are produced at our Washington, D.C. studio, as well as on location.  Locally, Newsmakers features are produced in over 45 markets in 25 states and the District of Columbia.

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Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) on the TPP Free Trade Agreement

California, National
Politics
“We want to get all the benefits from the global economy. We want to help other countries, but we want to make sure that first, we help American workers.”
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Tammy Smith of Out and Equal on Workplace Discrimination

California, National
National
In 29 states in the United States, "you can be fired for simply being LGBT and being identified at work. There are no protections in (29) states."
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Amy Loudermilk of The Trevor Project on LGBTQ Youth Suicide Prevention

California, National
Health
“We are helping school districts across the country implement comprehensive suicide-prevention policies..."
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Taryn Tadeo

California
Community
San Francisco Chamber
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Katy Tang

California
Community
San Francisco Board of Supervisors
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Abby Snay

California
Community
Executive Director - Jewish Vocational Services
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San Diego Schools Vision 2020

California, National
Education
Cindy Marten of the Council of the Great City Schools