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- U.S. House Recesses After Democrats Stage Sit-in Over Gun Violence (7 min. 36 sec. - Wednesday)
House Democrats, led by Representative John Lewis (D-GA), begin a sit-in during today's Morning Hour session to force a vote on gun control legislation after the chamber recessed. The cameras, which C-SPAN does not control, are then switched off.
- Bernie Sanders Discusses the Presidential Campaign (1 hr. - Wednesday)
In an exclusive interview with C-SPAN, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders talks about the presidential campaign and his plans to take his progressive message to the convention in Philadelphia and beyond November.
- U.S. House Democrats Stage Sit-in Over Gun Violence (1 hr. 25 min. - Wednesday)
The House convenes for Morning Hour, with members permitted to speak on a variety of topics. Democrats use the time to call for legislative action on gun control in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando.