Undersecretary David Cohen talked about U.S. strategy to undermine the financing of *ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq. He also addressed the group’s sources of revenue and how the U.S. and its allies were working to learn more intelligence on the group’s inner workings.11 views
*The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments oneconomic issues and the question: “Which party is better on the economy in campaign 2014?”13 views
Health Care and the 2014 Midterm Elections
Robert Graboyes and Ron Pollack talked about the impact health care policies will have on voters during Campaign 2014.54 views
U.S. Capitol Complex Security
Terrance Gainer talked about the security of the Capitol complex in Washington, D.C., following a series of shootings on Parliament Hill in the Canadian capital of Ottawa.58 views
Shooting at Canadian Parliament
Randall Palmer, Reuters bureau chief in Ottawa, spoke by phone about the previous day shooting at Canadian Parliament.29 views
Newspaper headlines were read, and telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Are you concerned about the safety of federal facilities?”121 views
Randall Palmer also spoke by phone about the previous day shooting at Canadian Parliament in Ottowa.
College Sports Revenue
Sports journalists and officials from Big 12 schools talked about the money involved in college athletics, and how funds are spent.106 views
“Where Does the Money Go?"was part of the second national Big 12 Conference "The State of College Athletics Forum.” It was held at the National Press Club.
College Athletics and U.S. Olympic Teams
U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun talked about the the importance of maintaining college athletic programs in order to sustain the U.S. Olympic teams. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience, including the prospects of the U.S. hosting the 2024 Summer Olympic Games.78 views
This National Press Club Luncheon was the luncheon keynote address of the second national Big 12 Conference “The State of College Athletics Forum.”
New Populism Conference, Thea Lee
Thea Lee talked about liberal causes. Topics included global trade policy.5 views
“Balanced Trade: End the Fast Track to Nowhere” was part of the New Populism Conference held by Campaign for America’s Future at the Washington Court Hotel.
New Populism Conference, Robert Borosage
Robert Borosage talked about liberal causes. Topics included wage stagnation and income inequality.7 views
“The Populist Moment; The Emerging Movement” was part of the New Populism Conference held by Campaign for America’s Future at the Washington Court Hotel.