NewsWorks Tonight Full Show, Aug. 22, 2012

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    Maiken Scott reports on growing pressure on the Federal government to list those who have been committed for mental illness on the national background check database.  Elisabeth Perez-Luna talks to new American citizens, considered a growing voting block in the upcoming presidential election.  Peter Crimmins previews an outdoor, pop-up dining event in the region.  We talk to Dafna Yachin about her new documentary film “Digital Dharma,” about the effort to preserve Tibet’s culture.  And Mary Cummings-Jordan has a profile of the man who shows tourists around New Jersey’s tallest lighthouse.

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