The U.S.-Israel rift widens over Prime Minister Netanyahu's stance on Iran. Russia threatens to cut off gas supplies to Ukraine and Western Europe. And "Jihadi John" has been identified as a British national. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
President Clinton has asked Congress to approve $1 billion in new spending to boost staffing and training in the nation’s nursing homes. Diane hosts a conversation about how best to improve the quality of care in American’s long-term care facilities for the elderly.
- Narcissus Jackson Certified Geriatric Nursing Assistant
- Rick Abrams American Health Care Association
- Alan Rosenbloom American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
- Sarah Burger director for special projects for the National Citizen Coalition for Nursing Home Reform
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