C-SPAN Schedule

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7:00 AM EDT Approx. 46 min. LIVE Open Phones John McArdle Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What should the U.S. ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What should the U.S. response be to the Crimea region’s vote in favor to secede from Ukraine?” New York Times correspondent Andrew Kramer spoke by phone about ongoing unrest taking place in Ukraine. 7:00 AM EDT Approx. 52 min. Book TV on the Federal Budget A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about the federal ... A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about the federal budget.

The following are the programs that appear in this block: 

David Wessel, Red Ink: Inside the High-Stakes Politics of the Federal Budget

In Depth with Senator Tom Coburn

Philip Joyce, The Congressional Budget Office: Honest Numbers, Power, and Policymaking
6:57 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Southeast Archaeological Center Hank Kratt; Alexandria Parsons Museum Specialist Hank Kratt visited the Southeast Archaeological Center, a collections management ... Museum Specialist Hank Kratt visited the Southeast Archaeological Center, a collections management center for the National Park Service serving several National Park sites in the Southeastern U.S. He looked at some of the collections housed there and talked about the center’s role in the National Park Service.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Tallahassee, Florida, from February 16-20 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
7:02 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. LIVE Andrew Kramer on Unrest in Ukraine Andrew Kramer; John McArdle Andrew Kramer was interviewed by phone from Kiev about unrest that in Ukraine, and the previous ... Andrew Kramer was interviewed by phone from Kiev about unrest that in Ukraine, and the previous day vote in the Crimea region in favor of seceding from Ukraine. 8:00 AM EDT Approx. 31 min. Wireless Infrastructure Jonathan S. Adelstein; Paul Kirby; Peter Slen Jonathan Adelstein, president and chief executive officer of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure ... Jonathan Adelstein, president and chief executive officer of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association, described issues facing his membership and his agenda of creating a national broadband infrastructure to bring wireless connectivity to every American, regardless of geographic or economic circumstance. PCIA represents carriers, infrastructure providers, and professional services firms that facilitate wireless communications. Topics included the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) agenda, rewriting the Communications Act, spectrum auctions, the role of the wireless infrastructure for first responders and railroad control, and the deployment of Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and small cells to meet the demand for mobile broadband. 7:06 AM EDT Approx. 16 min. 2000 Presidential Election Brent Kallestad; Craig Waters Brent Kallestad, a former Associated Press correspondent in Tallahassee, and Craig Waters, the ... Brent Kallestad, a former Associated Press correspondent in Tallahassee, and Craig Waters, the Florida Supreme Court’s spokesperson, talked about Tallahassee during the 2000 Presidential Election recount. They spoke about their experiences and perspectives on events in Tallahassee during the months after election day as the Florida Supreme Court issued rulings affecting the recount and before the case was ultimately sent to the U.S. Supreme Court.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Tallahassee, Florida, from February 17-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
7:48 AM EDT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Congress and U.S. Intelligence Agencies Michael Allen; Nancy Calo; John McArdle MIchael Allen talked about the CIA’s alleged searches of a congressional computer ... MIchael Allen talked about the CIA’s alleged searches of a congressional computer system. Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) in a March 11, 2014, Senate floor speech said the CIA had improperly searched a stand-alone computer network established for Congress as part of its investigation into allegations of CIA abuse in a George Bush-era detention and interrogation program. Mr. Allen, former majority staff director of House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, described the congressional oversight process of intelligence and surveillance agencies.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
8:33 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Federal Transit Administration and Federal Railroad Administration Update Therese McMillan; Diana Mendes; Joseph C. Szabo Federal transportation officials talked about the details of President Obama’s fiscal year ... Federal transportation officials talked about the details of President Obama’s fiscal year 2015 transportation budget request. Other topics included the impact of the MAP-21 funding bill and need to reauthorize the surface transportation bill. 

This program was part of the American Public Transportation Association day-long legislative conference on transportation-related topics, including funding, investments, and public transit.
7:24 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. Harvey Cohen and Mark Wheeler on Hollywood in the 1930s Harvey Cohen; Bill Scanlan; Mark Wheeler Harvey Cohen and Mark Wheeler talked about Hollywood in the 1930s, as viewed through the prism of ... Harvey Cohen and Mark Wheeler talked about Hollywood in the 1930s, as viewed through the prism of both major American political parties.
8:30 AM EDT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Enrollments for Health Insurance Exchanges Nancy Calo; Kyle Cheney; John McArdle Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges ... Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges as the March 31 deadline approached. Topics included Obama administration efforts to sign up more young people. 

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
9:40 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. International Health Care Models Health care professionals and analysts testified about the single-payer health care systems in ... Health care professionals and analysts testified about the single-payer health care systems in Taiwan, Canada, Denmark, and France. The hearing focused on lessons the U.S. could learn from those systems. 7:54 AM EDT Approx. 5 min. Robert Gould Shaw Memorial Sarah Greenough The Robert Gould Shaw Memorial at the National Gallery of Art was profiled. The memorial ... The Robert Gould Shaw Memorial at the National Gallery of Art was profiled. The memorial honors Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, one of the Civil War’s first black units. The museum exhibit, “Tell It with Pride,” looks at the soldiers of the 54th and the people who recruited the regiment, and includes photographs, documents, and artifacts from the time.
9:19 AM EDT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Home Affordable Modification Program Phillip L. Swagel; John McArdle Phillip Swagel talked about the five-year anniversary of the Home Affordable Modification Program ... Phillip Swagel talked about the five-year anniversary of the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), which allows at-risk homeowners to temporarily reduce their mortgage payments. As of early 2014, over one million homeowners had received assistance, though about a third of those re-defaulted on their mortgages.

This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost.
11:19 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 8:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Regulation of Greenhouse Gases Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument on the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulation of ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument on the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulation of greenhouse gas emissions. In 2007 the Court decided that the EPA could regulate greenhouse gases for motor vehicle emissions. The justices were considering whether the EPA misused that authority by imposing permit requirements on power plants and factories. In the case Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA was a consolidated with several other appeals into one case.

Audio of the arguments was presented with still images of participants as they spoke.
Justice Thomas did not speak.
10:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 11:25 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 53 min. Youth and Financial Decision-Making Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, and Consumer Financial Protection ... Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray spoke at the first public meeting of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans,. The panel was created to educate young people on money management and financial decisions. 9:39 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 48 min. Defense Department Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Joint Chiefs Chair General Martin Dempsey, and Defense ... Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Joint Chiefs Chair General Martin Dempsey, and Defense Undersecretary Robert Hale testified before the House Armed Services Committee on the fiscal year 2015 defense budget request. Topics included Russian’s intervention in Ukraine, Army troop size reductions, base closings, the new START treaty, the impact of sequestration budget cuts on readiness. and National Security Agency leaks by former contractor Edward Snowden. Secretary Hagel told the committee that the vast majority of documents stolen by Edward Snowden were related to military capabilities and would take two years of assessment and billions of dollar to overcome the loss of security.
10:03 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 1:19 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 12:29 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 55 min. Future of Lebanon State and Defense Department officials and Middle East experts testified on Lebanon’s ... State and Defense Department officials and Middle East experts testified on Lebanon’s future. The previous day, February 24, Israeli jets carried out air strikes in eastern Lebanon. The targets were reportedly trucks carrying weapons from Syria to Lebanon’s Hezbollah. Lebanon had also felt the strain of nearly 1 million Syrian refugees fleeing the war in their country.
10:04 AM EDT Approx. 37 min. Data Collection, Security and Protection Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the ... Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the government and private sector as more devices collect and transmit user data. They also considered the the legal, technological, and regulatory issues. Professor Felton participated by video from Princeton, N.J.

“Big Data is You - Opportunities and Pitfalls of Data Collection, Protection & Use in the Modern Ecosphere” held by the Stanford Law School, was co-sponsored by the Stanford Program in Law, Science, and Technology and Ropes & Gray LLP.
2:13 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Agriculture Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack testified on his department’s fiscal year 2015 budget ... Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack testified on his department’s fiscal year 2015 budget request and priorities. Topics included the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), subsidies to farmers, and the new farm bill. 2:26 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 14 min. U.S. Strategic Command and Cyber Command Programs The top military officials for U.S. Strategic Command and U.S. Cyber Command testified on the ... The top military officials for U.S. Strategic Command and U.S. Cyber Command testified on the programs under their authority in review of the 2015 Defense Authorization. In remarks, Cyber Command head General Keith Alexander said that the number of cyber attacks was growing, and he urged Congress to pass cyber legislation. Other topics addressed at the hearing included National Security Agency surveillance programs and the U.S. strategic nuclear arsenal.
10:45 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. LIVE President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 3:48 PM EDT Approx. 59 min. Hall v. Florida Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Hall v. Florida, a case testing the limits of the ... The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Hall v. Florida, a case testing the limits of the Court’s ban on executing the intellectually disabled. The issue rested on how states defined intellectual disability when using IQ tests. Florida uses an IQ cutoff of 70 for determining intellectual disability. 

In 2002 the Supreme Court ruled that executing those who are “mentally retarded” is “cruel and unusual punishment” under the 8th Amendment. The Court decided to leave it to states to determine the criteria for meeting this standard.
4:42 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 4 min. Future of U.S. Ground Forces Army and Marine Corps officers talked about the future of land power and U.S. ground forces at a ... Army and Marine Corps officers talked about the future of land power and U.S. ground forces at a Brookings Institution event titled, “The Future of Land Power and U.S. Ground Forces.”
10:50 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Data Collection, Security and Protection Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the ... Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the government and private sector as more devices collect and transmit user data. They also considered the the legal, technological, and regulatory issues. Professor Felton participated by video from Princeton, N.J.

“Big Data is You - Opportunities and Pitfalls of Data Collection, Protection & Use in the Modern Ecosphere” held by the Stanford Law School, was co-sponsored by the Stanford Program in Law, Science, and Technology and Ropes & Gray LLP.
4:47 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 6:48 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Medicare Fraud Protection Officials from the Health and Human Services Department and the Government Accountability Office ... Officials from the Health and Human Services Department and the Government Accountability Office testified at a hearing on ways to better manage the Medicare system and prevent instances of fraud, waste, and abuse.
12:00 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 4:51 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 53 min. Data Collection, Security and Protection Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the ... Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the government and private sector as more devices collect and transmit user data. They also considered the the legal, technological, and regulatory issues. Professor Felton participated by video from Princeton, N.J.

“Big Data is You - Opportunities and Pitfalls of Data Collection, Protection & Use in the Modern Ecosphere” held by the Stanford Law School, was co-sponsored by the Stanford Program in Law, Science, and Technology and Ropes & Gray LLP.
8:00 PM EDT Approx. 11 min. Wright Brothers Aviation Center Alex Heckman Alex Heckman visited the Wright Brother’s Aviation Center at Carillon Historical Park in ... Alex Heckman visited the Wright Brother’s Aviation Center at Carillon Historical Park in Dayton, Ohio. He showed a replica of the Wright’s bicycle shop, original artifacts used by the brothers and the 1905 Wright Flyer III. This airplane, built by the Wright Brothers, is the first “practical” airplane.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:05 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 6:47 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Hunger, Obesity and Global Food Policy Ellen Gustafson Social entrepreneur and activist Ellen Gustafson addressed students at Pepperdine ... Social entrepreneur and activist Ellen Gustafson addressed students at Pepperdine University. She talked about her research on the relationships between hunger, obesity, and global food policy. 8:12 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. Memphis Belle Restoration Jeff Duford; Greg Hassler Jeff Duford, curator at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked about ... Jeff Duford, curator at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked about the restoration of the Memphis Belle, a B-17F Flying Fortress and one of the most famous aircraft in history. He spoke about the history of the World War II bomber and how the National Museum of the United States Air Force is working to restore it. In May 1943, the Memphis Belle became the first U.S. Army Air Forces heavy bomber to complete 25 missions over Europe and return to the United States.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:07 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 8:00 PM EDT Approx. 31 min. Wireless Infrastructure Jonathan S. Adelstein; Paul Kirby; Peter Slen Jonathan Adelstein, president and chief executive officer of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure ... Jonathan Adelstein, president and chief executive officer of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association, described issues facing his membership and his agenda of creating a national broadband infrastructure to bring wireless connectivity to every American, regardless of geographic or economic circumstance. PCIA represents carriers, infrastructure providers, and professional services firms that facilitate wireless communications. Topics included the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) agenda, rewriting the Communications Act, spectrum auctions, the role of the wireless infrastructure for first responders and railroad control, and the deployment of Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and small cells to meet the demand for mobile broadband. 8:26 PM EDT Approx. 8 min. John H. Patterson and Dayton, Ohio Mary Oliver Mary Oliver talked about John H. Patterson, an industrialist and founder of the National Cash ... Mary Oliver talked about John H. Patterson, an industrialist and founder of the National Cash Register Company in Dayton, Ohio. Patterson is best known for his pioneering business practices, most notably the professionalization of sales and employee welfare. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:09 PM EDT Approx. 46 min. Enrollments for Health Insurance Exchanges Nancy Calo; Kyle Cheney; John McArdle Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges ... Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges as the March 31 deadline approached. Topics included Obama administration efforts to sign up more young people. 

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
8:33 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 8:34 PM EDT Approx. 7 min. Charles Kettering and the Barn Gang Alex Heckman Alex Heckman, director of Education and Museum Operations at Dayton History, talked about Charles ... Alex Heckman, director of Education and Museum Operations at Dayton History, talked about Charles Kettering, an inventor, engineer, businessman, and holder of over 100 patents. Kettering is best known for his invention of the "self-starter", which would replace the crank start on the front of a vehicle. He also talked about Deeds Barn at the Heritage Center of Manufacturing and Entrepreneurship at Carillon Historical Park, where Kettering and many of his fellow engineers spent time working on their inventions.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
12:56 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 8:36 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Book Discussion on The New Cold War Edward Lucas; David K. Shipler Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas ... Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas argued created a more autocratic Russia that was more hostile towards the U.S. and Europe. He talked about the structures built during Putin’s rise to power that have created a new threat to the West which needs to be immediately confronted. Mr. Lucas responded to questions form the audience. 

Edward Lucas is the author of The New Cold War: Putin’s Russia and the Threat to the West, published by Palgrave Macmillan.

Mr. Lucas spoke at an event hosted by Radio Free Europe’s offices in Washington, D.C. It was moderated by David Shipler, former foreign correspondent for The New York Times.
8:43 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. Doolittle Raiders Jeffery Underwood Jeff Underwood, historian at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked ... Jeff Underwood, historian at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked about the Doolittle Raiders. The Doolittle Raid, also known as the Tokyo Raid, took place during World War II, and was an air raid by the United States on the Japanese capital of Tokyo and other strategic targets. Although the Doolittle Raid caused only minor damage, it forced the Japanese to recall combat forces for home defense, raised fears among the Japanese civilians, and boosted morale among Americans and their Allies. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
1:01 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. U.S.-Palestine Relations Mahmoud "Abu Mazen" Abbas; Barack Obama President Obama and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke to the press before a ... President Obama and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke to the press before a meeting at the White House. During his remarks, President Obama mentioned sanctions against Russia and Ukraine. 10:08 PM EDT Approx. 59 min. Book Discussion on Implosion Ilan Berman Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for ... Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for America, in which he predicts the collapse of Russia due to internal social and demographic decline and external challenges from China. He talked about the impact that this will have on global stability. Mr. Berman spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 8:52 PM EDT Approx. 13 min. National Musuem of the United States Air Force Collections Doug Lantry Doug Lantry talked about some of the interesting items in the museum’s ... Doug Lantry talked about some of the interesting items in the museum’s collections. Items included a “Fat Man” atomic bomb, like the one dropped over Nagasaki, Japan in 1945, the plane used to fly President Franklin Roosevelt, and the pen used by President Harry Truman to sign the National Security Act, which established the Air Force as an independent service. The National Museum of the United States Air Force is the oldest and largest military aviation museum in the world and is located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton, Ohio. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
1:21 PM EDT Approx. 48 min. LIVE White House Daily Briefing James "Jay" Carney Jay Carney briefed reporters and answered questions at the daily White House briefing. Topics ... Jay Carney briefed reporters and answered questions at the daily White House briefing. Topics included the sanctions proposed for Russia’s intervention in Ukraine. 11:41 PM EDT Approx. 29 min. After Words with Angela Stent Dimitri K. Simes; Angela E. Stent Angela Stent talked about her book, The Limits of Partnership, in which she argued that the ... Angela Stent talked about her book, The Limits of Partnership, in which she argued that the U.S. relationship with Russia remainss a top priority in the post-Cold War era because of the considerable Russian nuclear arsenal. She asked for a reassessment of the tactics and practices that guide U.S.-Russia relations and argued for a more productive strategy. She spoke with Dimitri Simes, president and CEO of Center for the National Interest and former chair of the Center for Russian and Eurasian Programs at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. 9:06 PM EDT Approx. 11 min. The Wright Brothers Collection Dawne Dewey Dawne Dewey gave a tour of the Wright Brothers Collection, located inside Wright State University ... Dawne Dewey gave a tour of the Wright Brothers Collection, located inside Wright State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives, and talked about the technical and personal library, family papers, diaries, and other documents detailing the lives and work of Wilbur and Orville Wright and the Wright Family. Items included some of the photographs documenting the invention of the airplane and the lives of the Wright Family. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
2:10 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 12:11 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 9:19 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. General George Pickett and the Pig War Michael Vouri Michael Vouri, Chief of Interpretation and Historian for San Juan Island National Historical Park, ... Michael Vouri, Chief of Interpretation and Historian for San Juan Island National Historical Park, talked about George Edward Pickett and his role in the Pig War, a territorial confrontation in 1859 between the United States and the British Empire. The territory in dispute was the San Juan Islands, and the confrontation began when an American farmer shot a pig that belonged to Britain’s Hudson Bay Company. General Pickett was a career United States Army officer who became a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He is best remembered for his participation at the Battle of Gettysburg that bears his name.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
2:15 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 12:14 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Book Discussion on The New Cold War Edward Lucas; David K. Shipler Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas ... Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas argued created a more autocratic Russia that was more hostile towards the U.S. and Europe. He talked about the structures built during Putin’s rise to power that have created a new threat to the West which needs to be immediately confronted. Mr. Lucas responded to questions form the audience. 

Edward Lucas is the author of The New Cold War: Putin’s Russia and the Threat to the West, published by Palgrave Macmillan.

Mr. Lucas spoke at an event hosted by Radio Free Europe’s offices in Washington, D.C. It was moderated by David Shipler, former foreign correspondent for The New York Times.
9:30 PM EDT Approx. 12 min. American Exclave Point Roberts Don Alper Residents of Point Roberts, Washington told their story about the hardships created by living in ... Residents of Point Roberts, Washington told their story about the hardships created by living in the area, and the consequences of Manifest Destiny and America’s westward expansion in the 1800s. Point Roberts, known locally as “Point Bob” or "The Point", is considered a geopolitical oddity. It is part of the United States, but not physically connected, and it lies south of the 49th parallel, which forms the Canada-U.S. border. In 2013, nearly 1500 American citizens live on the island. 



C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
2:17 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 1:48 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. Book Discussion on Implosion Ilan Berman Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for ... Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for America, in which he predicts the collapse of Russia due to internal social and demographic decline and external challenges from China. He talked about the impact that this will have on global stability. Mr. Berman spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 9:43 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. Bellingham Maritime History Mike Granat; Stowe Talbot Stowe Talbot, the grandson of Archibald Talbot, who owned the Bellingham Shipyard during the World ... Stowe Talbot, the grandson of Archibald Talbot, who owned the Bellingham Shipyard during the World War II, talked about his family’s maritime history, and Mike Granat, Chair and Acting Director at the Bellingham Maritime Museum, talked about the economic impact of Bellingham’s maritime history.

In the first half of the 20th century, Bellingham’s rich maritime history began with the Pacific American Fisheries, a salmon canning operation. The city produced more war ships during World War II than any other and was considered a leader in the introduction of fiberglass into ship building. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
2:19 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Hunger, Obesity and Global Food Policy Ellen Gustafson Social entrepreneur and activist Ellen Gustafson addressed students at Pepperdine ... Social entrepreneur and activist Ellen Gustafson addressed students at Pepperdine University. She talked about her research on the relationships between hunger, obesity, and global food policy. 2:49 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 9:53 PM EDT Approx. 8 min. Olympic Pipeline Explosion Carl Weimer 
Carl Weimer, director of the Pipeline Safety Trust, talked about the day of the Olympic ... 
Carl Weimer, director of the Pipeline Safety Trust, talked about the day of the Olympic Pipeline explosion and the explosion’s national impact. On June 10, 1999, a gasoline pipeline operated by Olympic Pipeline Company exploded in Bellingham, Washington’s Whatcom Falls Park. Three boys died in the explosion. The explosion led to the creation of the Pipeline Safety Trust, which was one of the only pipeline safety groups in the country advocating for federal pipeline safety regulation. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:33 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 3:21 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. After Words with Angela Stent Dimitri K. Simes; Angela E. Stent Angela Stent talked about her book, The Limits of Partnership, in which she argued that the ... Angela Stent talked about her book, The Limits of Partnership, in which she argued that the U.S. relationship with Russia remainss a top priority in the post-Cold War era because of the considerable Russian nuclear arsenal. She asked for a reassessment of the tactics and practices that guide U.S.-Russia relations and argued for a more productive strategy. She spoke with Dimitri Simes, president and CEO of Center for the National Interest and former chair of the Center for Russian and Eurasian Programs at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. 10:02 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art Barbara Matilsky Barbara Matilsky talked about the Whatcom Museum’s “Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar ... Barbara Matilsky talked about the Whatcom Museum’s “Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art, 1775-2012” exhibit. The exhibit traced the history of Earth’s frozen frontiers within the context of climate change. She detailed artwork highlighting changes in the world’s glaciers from the late 18th century to today, and spoke about why this body of work is important to Washington State.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
3:35 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 3:55 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Book Discussion on The New Cold War Edward Lucas; David K. Shipler Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas ... Edward Lucas talked about Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin, which Mr. Lucas argued created a more autocratic Russia that was more hostile towards the U.S. and Europe. He talked about the structures built during Putin’s rise to power that have created a new threat to the West which needs to be immediately confronted. Mr. Lucas responded to questions form the audience. 

Edward Lucas is the author of The New Cold War: Putin’s Russia and the Threat to the West, published by Palgrave Macmillan.

Mr. Lucas spoke at an event hosted by Radio Free Europe’s offices in Washington, D.C. It was moderated by David Shipler, former foreign correspondent for The New York Times.
10:11 PM EDT Approx. 21 min. J.J. Donovan and the Growth of Bellingham Brian Griffin Brian Griffin talked about the early history of Bellingham, Washington, and the people who were ... Brian Griffin talked about the early history of Bellingham, Washington, and the people who were integral in its growth, including train and lumber magnate J.J. Donovan. The presentation held at Whatcom Museum Old City Hall was part of the kick-off event to welcome the C-SPAN Local Content Vehicles to Bellingham, Washington.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:37 PM EDT Approx. 31 min. Enrollments for Health Insurance Exchanges Nancy Calo; Kyle Cheney; John McArdle Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges ... Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges as the March 31 deadline approached. Topics included Obama administration efforts to sign up more young people. 

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
5:29 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. Book Discussion on Implosion Ilan Berman Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for ... Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for America, in which he predicts the collapse of Russia due to internal social and demographic decline and external challenges from China. He talked about the impact that this will have on global stability. Mr. Berman spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 10:35 PM EDT Approx. 8 min. History of the Tennessee Valley Authority Daryl Black Daryl Black, Executive Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Tennessee ... Daryl Black, Executive Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Tennessee Valley Authority and how it transformed the Chattanooga region and improved the lives of residents of the area. During the 1930s, the Tennessee Valley Authority built dams to harness the region’s rivers, at once controlling floods and generating electricity for the region.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
4:09 PM EDT Approx. 57 min. LIVE Supreme Court and Constitutional Law Elena Kagan; William "Bill" M. Treanor Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke to Georgetown University Law Center students about her ... Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke to Georgetown University Law Center students about her life and career. This event was part of the Dean’s Lecture to the Graduating Class series. 6:32 AM EDT Approx. 27 min. After Words with Angela Stent Dimitri K. Simes; Angela E. Stent Angela Stent talked about her book, The Limits of Partnership, in which she argued that the ... Angela Stent talked about her book, The Limits of Partnership, in which she argued that the U.S. relationship with Russia remainss a top priority in the post-Cold War era because of the considerable Russian nuclear arsenal. She asked for a reassessment of the tactics and practices that guide U.S.-Russia relations and argued for a more productive strategy. She spoke with Dimitri Simes, president and CEO of Center for the National Interest and former chair of the Center for Russian and Eurasian Programs at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. 10:44 PM EDT Approx. 8 min. Chattanooga's Railroad History Mark Brainard Mark Brainard, a volunteer at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, talked about ... Mark Brainard, a volunteer at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, talked about Chattanooga’s railroad History and the East Tennessee and Georgia Railroad that passed through in 1858. He spoke about how a tunnel through a barrier known as Missionary Ridge helped connect the Northeastern U.S. to the South.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
5:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 10:52 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. Trail of Tears Daryl Black Daryl Black, Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Trail of Tears via two ... Daryl Black, Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Trail of Tears via two of its important locations. He spoke about Ross' Landing, a trading post along the Tennessee River, and a piece of the Federal Road where archaeologists believe the Cherokee people would have walked. In 1838, the United States government forcibly removed more than 16,000 Cherokee people from their homelands in Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina, and Georgia, and sent them to “Indian Territory,” which would eventually become Oklahoma. Hundreds of Cherokee died during their trip west, and thousands more perished from the consequences of relocation. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
5:10 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. U.S.-Taiwan Relations Kin Moy testified at a hearing on U.S. and Taiwan relations. Formal recognition of Taiwan ... Kin Moy testified at a hearing on U.S. and Taiwan relations. Formal recognition of Taiwan ended in 1978, but the Taiwan Relations Act of 1979 and other laws allowed the U.S. to maintain diplomatic ties and conduct trade, including arms sales. 10:57 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. Making of the Moon Pie Tory Johnston Tory Johnston, Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for Chattanooga Bakery, ... Tory Johnston, Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for Chattanooga Bakery, Inc., talked about the history and making of the Moon Pie, a confection made from two round graham cracker cookies, a marshmallow filling, and a flavored coating. The Moon Pie has been in production since 1917, and it has been estimated that there have been at least 3 billion moon pies consumed since then.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
6:27 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 10:59 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. Bluff Furnace and Chattanooga Industry Nicholas "Nick" Honerkamp Professor Nicholas Honerkamp of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga visited the Bluff ... Professor Nicholas Honerkamp of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga visited the Bluff Furnace and spoke about its impact on Chattanooga’s industrial history. The Bluff Furnace was Chattanooga’s first heavy industrial site. This blast furnace was built in the 1850s by ironmaster Robert Cravens, and produced raw iron from local iron ore. It was originally fueled with charcoal, but in May of 1860 it was the first in the South to be converted into a coke fueled furnace. Coke is a cleaner, more efficient modified form of coal.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
6:34 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 11:05 PM EDT Approx. 7 min. History of the Medal of Honor Jim Wade Jim Wade, director of the National Medal of Honor Museum of Military History, talked about about ... Jim Wade, director of the National Medal of Honor Museum of Military History, talked about about the origins and history of the Medal of Honor. The first Medals of Honor were presented to six surviving members of Andrews Raiders on March 25, 1863. This action took place just outside of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
6:35 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Federal Reserve, National Credit Union, and HUD Nominations The Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on the nominations for Federal Reserve, Housing and ... The Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on the nominations for Federal Reserve, Housing and Urban Development Department, and National Credit Union Administration positions. 11:12 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. Chattanooga's Civil War History James Ogden Jim Ogden of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, talked about why control of ... Jim Ogden of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, talked about why control of Chattanooga during the U.S. Civil War was so important to both the North and the South. In 1863, Union and Confederate forces fought for control of Chattanooga, known as the “Gateway to the Deep South.” The Confederates were victorious at nearby Chickamauga in September. However, Union troops were victorious in November and took control of the city. After the battle, a Confederate soldier ominously wrote, “This...is the death-knell of the Confederacy.”

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
8:00 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 11:25 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. Restoring the F-100 Super Sabre Richard "Rick" N. Goddard; Larry Hubbard; Mike Rowland Retired U.S. Air Force Major General Rick Goddard, former commander of the Warner Robins Air ... Retired U.S. Air Force Major General Rick Goddard, former commander of the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, talked about restoring the fighter jet he flew in Vietnam in the late 1960s. He spoke about how this aircraft made its way back to the base where it made its very first landing, and his impressions of the restoration. As a young fighter pilot, Goddard completed 226 combat missions in F-100s, 180 of them in this exact aircraft from Sept 1968 to Oct 1969.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
8:02 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 11:35 PM EDT Approx. 11 min. Ocmulgee National Monument Jim David Jim David, Superintendent of the Ocmulgee National Monument, toured the monument and talked about ... Jim David, Superintendent of the Ocmulgee National Monument, toured the monument and talked about some of the objects that were uncovered during a large-scale archaeological dig in the 1930s. Ocmulgee National Monument is an area that preserves traces of over ten millennia of Southeastern Native American culture, including major earthworks built more than 1,000 years ago by the South Appalachian Mississippian culture. These include the Great Temple and other ceremonial mounds, a burial mound, and defensive trenches. The site has evidence of “17,000 years of continuous human habitation.”

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
8:07 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Global Energy Supply Robert Blackwill; Dennis C. Blair; John Browne Energy experts talked about at the state of the world energy supply. They discussed oil, gas, ... Energy experts talked about at the state of the world energy supply. They discussed oil, gas, renewable energies, the environment, global economies, and the interconnection of the world’s energy supply. Following their discussion, they answered audience members' questions. 11:47 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. Macon's Historic Hay House Jonathan Poston Director Jonathan Poston talked about one of Georgia’s most distinguished structures, the ... Director Jonathan Poston talked about one of Georgia’s most distinguished structures, the Johnston-Felton-Hay House in Macon. The house was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1974. It was built from 1855 to 1859 in the Italian Renaissance Revival style, and its technological amenities were unsurpassed in the mid-19th century, and included hot and cold running water, central heat, a speaker-tube system, in-house kitchen, and an elaborate ventilation system.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
9:10 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 11:57 PM EDT Approx. 6 min. Macon's Music History Jessica Walden Jessica Walden, owner of Rock Candy Tours, talked about the Macon, Georgia’s early music ... Jessica Walden, owner of Rock Candy Tours, talked about the Macon, Georgia’s early music history, including the Douglass Theatre, and the largest African American music agency at the time. Musicians Little Richard and Otis Redding both came from Macon.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
9:11 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. Supreme Court and Constitutional Law Elena Kagan; William "Bill" M. Treanor Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke to Georgetown University Law Center students about her ... Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke to Georgetown University Law Center students about her life and career. This event was part of the Dean’s Lecture to the Graduating Class series. 12:04 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Book Discussion on Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom Chester J. Fontenot Jr. Chester Fontenot, Director of Africana Studies at Mercer University, talked about the book, ... Chester Fontenot, Director of Africana Studies at Mercer University, talked about the book, Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom, the story of William and Ellen Craft, who escaped slavery in Macon, Georgia in 1848. Ellen, the light-skinned mixed-race daughter of a slave and her white master, used her appearance to pass as a white male planter and William posed as her personal servant. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
10:13 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 12:13 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. Integration of Macon's Bowden Golf Course Maryel Battin; Walter Wortham Maryel Battin and golfer Walter Worthen talked about he integration of Macon’s Bowden Golf ... Maryel Battin and golfer Walter Worthen talked about he integration of Macon’s Bowden Golf Course in 1961, and the story of how eight African-American golfers earned respect from white golfers and the right to play at the facility. The course became the first integrated recreational facility in Macon. Mr. Worthen was involved in the integration of the club and played golf there for many years. He was a member of the first African American foursome to ever play a round of golf at Bowden in June of 1961.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
10:14 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Climate Change, Austerity, and the Return of Authoritarianism A panel discussion was held on topics such as science, moral issues in economics, climate change ... A panel discussion was held on topics such as science, moral issues in economics, climate change and the use of non-violent civil disobedience.

Michael Ash is an author of an essay pointing out errors in an economic study widely cited by advocates of austerity programs. Stephanie Herring published a report on human-caused climate change. Erica Chenoweth talked about of non-violent civil disobedience, explaining why sanctions often do not work, with examples from her research on Occupy Wall Street and civil rights era. Former Ambassador Christopher Hill moderated.


“Global Challenges: Climate Change, Austerity, and the Return of Authoritarianism” was a panel of the event, Transformational Voices: An Afternoon with Leading Global Thinkers," featured six of Foreign Policy magazine’s “100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2013” held by the Josef Korbel School and its Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy.
12:19 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Allman Brothers Band and the Birth of Southern Rock Lisa McLendon; Jared Wright Lisa McLendon talked about the Allman Brothers Band, who helped establish the “Southern ... Lisa McLendon talked about the Allman Brothers Band, who helped establish the “Southern Rock” sound and called Macon home during the height of their success. The “Big House” is a house in Macon that several members of the Allman Brothers Band along with friends and roadies called home during the early 1970's. Ms. McLeod toured the home and showed some of the items that belonged to the band members. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
11:38 PM EDT Approx. 46 min. Enrollments for Health Insurance Exchanges Nancy Calo; Kyle Cheney; John McArdle Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges ... Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges as the March 31 deadline approached. Topics included Obama administration efforts to sign up more young people. 

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
12:31 AM EDT Approx. 11 min. Wright Brothers Aviation Center Alex Heckman Alex Heckman visited the Wright Brother’s Aviation Center at Carillon Historical Park in ... Alex Heckman visited the Wright Brother’s Aviation Center at Carillon Historical Park in Dayton, Ohio. He showed a replica of the Wright’s bicycle shop, original artifacts used by the brothers and the 1905 Wright Flyer III. This airplane, built by the Wright Brothers, is the first “practical” airplane.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:25 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s ... Clips from the C-SPAN Video Library showed presidential celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day over the years. 12:42 AM EDT Approx. 14 min. Memphis Belle Restoration Jeff Duford; Greg Hassler Jeff Duford, curator at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked about ... Jeff Duford, curator at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked about the restoration of the Memphis Belle, a B-17F Flying Fortress and one of the most famous aircraft in history. He spoke about the history of the World War II bomber and how the National Museum of the United States Air Force is working to restore it. In May 1943, the Memphis Belle became the first U.S. Army Air Forces heavy bomber to complete 25 missions over Europe and return to the United States.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:27 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. President Obama on Sanctions Against Russia Barack Obama President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian ... President Obama announced U.S. and European Union sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials determined to be responsible for Crimea’s effort to join Russia. 12:56 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. John H. Patterson and Dayton, Ohio Mary Oliver Mary Oliver talked about John H. Patterson, an industrialist and founder of the National Cash ... Mary Oliver talked about John H. Patterson, an industrialist and founder of the National Cash Register Company in Dayton, Ohio. Patterson is best known for his pioneering business practices, most notably the professionalization of sales and employee welfare. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:32 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Global Energy Supply Robert Blackwill; Dennis C. Blair; John Browne Energy experts talked about at the state of the world energy supply. They discussed oil, gas, ... Energy experts talked about at the state of the world energy supply. They discussed oil, gas, renewable energies, the environment, global economies, and the interconnection of the world’s energy supply. Following their discussion, they answered audience members' questions. 1:05 AM EDT Approx. 7 min. Charles Kettering and the Barn Gang Alex Heckman Alex Heckman, director of Education and Museum Operations at Dayton History, talked about Charles ... Alex Heckman, director of Education and Museum Operations at Dayton History, talked about Charles Kettering, an inventor, engineer, businessman, and holder of over 100 patents. Kettering is best known for his invention of the "self-starter", which would replace the crank start on the front of a vehicle. He also talked about Deeds Barn at the Heritage Center of Manufacturing and Entrepreneurship at Carillon Historical Park, where Kettering and many of his fellow engineers spent time working on their inventions.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
1:35 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. Supreme Court and Constitutional Law Elena Kagan; William "Bill" M. Treanor Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke to Georgetown University Law Center students about her ... Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke to Georgetown University Law Center students about her life and career. This event was part of the Dean’s Lecture to the Graduating Class series. 1:13 AM EDT Approx. 9 min. Doolittle Raiders Jeffery Underwood Jeff Underwood, historian at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked ... Jeff Underwood, historian at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, talked about the Doolittle Raiders. The Doolittle Raid, also known as the Tokyo Raid, took place during World War II, and was an air raid by the United States on the Japanese capital of Tokyo and other strategic targets. Although the Doolittle Raid caused only minor damage, it forced the Japanese to recall combat forces for home defense, raised fears among the Japanese civilians, and boosted morale among Americans and their Allies. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
2:37 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Climate Change, Austerity, and the Return of Authoritarianism A panel discussion was held on topics such as science, moral issues in economics, climate change ... A panel discussion was held on topics such as science, moral issues in economics, climate change and the use of non-violent civil disobedience.

Michael Ash is an author of an essay pointing out errors in an economic study widely cited by advocates of austerity programs. Stephanie Herring published a report on human-caused climate change. Erica Chenoweth talked about of non-violent civil disobedience, explaining why sanctions often do not work, with examples from her research on Occupy Wall Street and civil rights era. Former Ambassador Christopher Hill moderated.


“Global Challenges: Climate Change, Austerity, and the Return of Authoritarianism” was a panel of the event, Transformational Voices: An Afternoon with Leading Global Thinkers," featured six of Foreign Policy magazine’s “100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2013” held by the Josef Korbel School and its Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy.
1:23 AM EDT Approx. 13 min. National Musuem of the United States Air Force Collections Doug Lantry Doug Lantry talked about some of the interesting items in the museum’s ... Doug Lantry talked about some of the interesting items in the museum’s collections. Items included a “Fat Man” atomic bomb, like the one dropped over Nagasaki, Japan in 1945, the plane used to fly President Franklin Roosevelt, and the pen used by President Harry Truman to sign the National Security Act, which established the Air Force as an independent service. The National Museum of the United States Air Force is the oldest and largest military aviation museum in the world and is located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton, Ohio. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
4:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 1:37 AM EDT Approx. 11 min. The Wright Brothers Collection Dawne Dewey Dawne Dewey gave a tour of the Wright Brothers Collection, located inside Wright State University ... Dawne Dewey gave a tour of the Wright Brothers Collection, located inside Wright State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives, and talked about the technical and personal library, family papers, diaries, and other documents detailing the lives and work of Wilbur and Orville Wright and the Wright Family. Items included some of the photographs documenting the invention of the airplane and the lives of the Wright Family. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:02 AM EDT Approx. 46 min. Enrollments for Health Insurance Exchanges Nancy Calo; Kyle Cheney; John McArdle Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges ... Kyle Cheney talked about enrollments in the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchanges as the March 31 deadline approached. Topics included Obama administration efforts to sign up more young people. 

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
1:50 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. General George Pickett and the Pig War Michael Vouri Michael Vouri, Chief of Interpretation and Historian for San Juan Island National Historical Park, ... Michael Vouri, Chief of Interpretation and Historian for San Juan Island National Historical Park, talked about George Edward Pickett and his role in the Pig War, a territorial confrontation in 1859 between the United States and the British Empire. The territory in dispute was the San Juan Islands, and the confrontation began when an American farmer shot a pig that belonged to Britain’s Hudson Bay Company. General Pickett was a career United States Army officer who became a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He is best remembered for his participation at the Battle of Gettysburg that bears his name.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:50 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. U.S.-Palestine Relations Mahmoud "Abu Mazen" Abbas; Barack Obama President Obama and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke to the press before a ... President Obama and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke to the press before a meeting at the White House. During his remarks, President Obama mentioned sanctions against Russia and Ukraine. 2:01 AM EDT Approx. 12 min. American Exclave Point Roberts Don Alper Residents of Point Roberts, Washington told their story about the hardships created by living in ... Residents of Point Roberts, Washington told their story about the hardships created by living in the area, and the consequences of Manifest Destiny and America’s westward expansion in the 1800s. Point Roberts, known locally as “Point Bob” or "The Point", is considered a geopolitical oddity. It is part of the United States, but not physically connected, and it lies south of the 49th parallel, which forms the Canada-U.S. border. In 2013, nearly 1500 American citizens live on the island. 



C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
5:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 2:13 AM EDT Approx. 9 min. Bellingham Maritime History Mike Granat; Stowe Talbot Stowe Talbot, the grandson of Archibald Talbot, who owned the Bellingham Shipyard during the World ... Stowe Talbot, the grandson of Archibald Talbot, who owned the Bellingham Shipyard during the World War II, talked about his family’s maritime history, and Mike Granat, Chair and Acting Director at the Bellingham Maritime Museum, talked about the economic impact of Bellingham’s maritime history.

In the first half of the 20th century, Bellingham’s rich maritime history began with the Pacific American Fisheries, a salmon canning operation. The city produced more war ships during World War II than any other and was considered a leader in the introduction of fiberglass into ship building. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
5:03 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 53 min. Data Collection, Security and Protection Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the ... Panelists talked about privacy and security concerns resulting from data collection by the government and private sector as more devices collect and transmit user data. They also considered the the legal, technological, and regulatory issues. Professor Felton participated by video from Princeton, N.J.

“Big Data is You - Opportunities and Pitfalls of Data Collection, Protection & Use in the Modern Ecosphere” held by the Stanford Law School, was co-sponsored by the Stanford Program in Law, Science, and Technology and Ropes & Gray LLP.
2:23 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Olympic Pipeline Explosion Carl Weimer 
Carl Weimer, director of the Pipeline Safety Trust, talked about the day of the Olympic ... 
Carl Weimer, director of the Pipeline Safety Trust, talked about the day of the Olympic Pipeline explosion and the explosion’s national impact. On June 10, 1999, a gasoline pipeline operated by Olympic Pipeline Company exploded in Bellingham, Washington’s Whatcom Falls Park. Three boys died in the explosion. The explosion led to the creation of the Pipeline Safety Trust, which was one of the only pipeline safety groups in the country advocating for federal pipeline safety regulation. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
6:57 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1983 In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline ... In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. On March 9, 1983, House Speaker Tip O’Neill (D-MA) scolded a Republican member for a perceived slight. 2:32 AM EDT Approx. 9 min. Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art Barbara Matilsky Barbara Matilsky talked about the Whatcom Museum’s “Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar ... Barbara Matilsky talked about the Whatcom Museum’s “Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art, 1775-2012” exhibit. The exhibit traced the history of Earth’s frozen frontiers within the context of climate change. She detailed artwork highlighting changes in the world’s glaciers from the late 18th century to today, and spoke about why this body of work is important to Washington State.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
2:42 AM EDT Approx. 21 min. J.J. Donovan and the Growth of Bellingham Brian Griffin Brian Griffin talked about the early history of Bellingham, Washington, and the people who were ... Brian Griffin talked about the early history of Bellingham, Washington, and the people who were integral in its growth, including train and lumber magnate J.J. Donovan. The presentation held at Whatcom Museum Old City Hall was part of the kick-off event to welcome the C-SPAN Local Content Vehicles to Bellingham, Washington.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bellingham, Washington, from December 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:06 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. History of the Tennessee Valley Authority Daryl Black Daryl Black, Executive Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Tennessee ... Daryl Black, Executive Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Tennessee Valley Authority and how it transformed the Chattanooga region and improved the lives of residents of the area. During the 1930s, the Tennessee Valley Authority built dams to harness the region’s rivers, at once controlling floods and generating electricity for the region.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:14 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Chattanooga's Railroad History Mark Brainard Mark Brainard, a volunteer at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, talked about ... Mark Brainard, a volunteer at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, talked about Chattanooga’s railroad History and the East Tennessee and Georgia Railroad that passed through in 1858. He spoke about how a tunnel through a barrier known as Missionary Ridge helped connect the Northeastern U.S. to the South.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:23 AM EDT Approx. 5 min. Trail of Tears Daryl Black Daryl Black, Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Trail of Tears via two ... Daryl Black, Director of the Chattanooga History Center, talked about the Trail of Tears via two of its important locations. He spoke about Ross' Landing, a trading post along the Tennessee River, and a piece of the Federal Road where archaeologists believe the Cherokee people would have walked. In 1838, the United States government forcibly removed more than 16,000 Cherokee people from their homelands in Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina, and Georgia, and sent them to “Indian Territory,” which would eventually become Oklahoma. Hundreds of Cherokee died during their trip west, and thousands more perished from the consequences of relocation. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
3:28 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. Making of the Moon Pie Tory Johnston Tory Johnston, Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for Chattanooga Bakery, ... Tory Johnston, Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for Chattanooga Bakery, Inc., talked about the history and making of the Moon Pie, a confection made from two round graham cracker cookies, a marshmallow filling, and a flavored coating. The Moon Pie has been in production since 1917, and it has been estimated that there have been at least 3 billion moon pies consumed since then.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:30 AM EDT Approx. 5 min. Bluff Furnace and Chattanooga Industry Nicholas "Nick" Honerkamp Professor Nicholas Honerkamp of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga visited the Bluff ... Professor Nicholas Honerkamp of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga visited the Bluff Furnace and spoke about its impact on Chattanooga’s industrial history. The Bluff Furnace was Chattanooga’s first heavy industrial site. This blast furnace was built in the 1850s by ironmaster Robert Cravens, and produced raw iron from local iron ore. It was originally fueled with charcoal, but in May of 1860 it was the first in the South to be converted into a coke fueled furnace. Coke is a cleaner, more efficient modified form of coal.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
3:36 AM EDT Approx. 7 min. History of the Medal of Honor Jim Wade Jim Wade, director of the National Medal of Honor Museum of Military History, talked about about ... Jim Wade, director of the National Medal of Honor Museum of Military History, talked about about the origins and history of the Medal of Honor. The first Medals of Honor were presented to six surviving members of Andrews Raiders on March 25, 1863. This action took place just outside of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
3:43 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. Chattanooga's Civil War History James Ogden Jim Ogden of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, talked about why control of ... Jim Ogden of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, talked about why control of Chattanooga during the U.S. Civil War was so important to both the North and the South. In 1863, Union and Confederate forces fought for control of Chattanooga, known as the “Gateway to the Deep South.” The Confederates were victorious at nearby Chickamauga in September. However, Union troops were victorious in November and took control of the city. After the battle, a Confederate soldier ominously wrote, “This...is the death-knell of the Confederacy.”

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from December 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
3:55 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. Restoring the F-100 Super Sabre Richard "Rick" N. Goddard; Larry Hubbard; Mike Rowland Retired U.S. Air Force Major General Rick Goddard, former commander of the Warner Robins Air ... Retired U.S. Air Force Major General Rick Goddard, former commander of the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, talked about restoring the fighter jet he flew in Vietnam in the late 1960s. He spoke about how this aircraft made its way back to the base where it made its very first landing, and his impressions of the restoration. As a young fighter pilot, Goddard completed 226 combat missions in F-100s, 180 of them in this exact aircraft from Sept 1968 to Oct 1969.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
4:06 AM EDT Approx. 11 min. Ocmulgee National Monument Jim David Jim David, Superintendent of the Ocmulgee National Monument, toured the monument and talked about ... Jim David, Superintendent of the Ocmulgee National Monument, toured the monument and talked about some of the objects that were uncovered during a large-scale archaeological dig in the 1930s. Ocmulgee National Monument is an area that preserves traces of over ten millennia of Southeastern Native American culture, including major earthworks built more than 1,000 years ago by the South Appalachian Mississippian culture. These include the Great Temple and other ceremonial mounds, a burial mound, and defensive trenches. The site has evidence of “17,000 years of continuous human habitation.”

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:17 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. Macon's Historic Hay House Jonathan Poston Director Jonathan Poston talked about one of Georgia’s most distinguished structures, the ... Director Jonathan Poston talked about one of Georgia’s most distinguished structures, the Johnston-Felton-Hay House in Macon. The house was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1974. It was built from 1855 to 1859 in the Italian Renaissance Revival style, and its technological amenities were unsurpassed in the mid-19th century, and included hot and cold running water, central heat, a speaker-tube system, in-house kitchen, and an elaborate ventilation system.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
4:28 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. Macon's Music History Jessica Walden Jessica Walden, owner of Rock Candy Tours, talked about the Macon, Georgia’s early music ... Jessica Walden, owner of Rock Candy Tours, talked about the Macon, Georgia’s early music history, including the Douglass Theatre, and the largest African American music agency at the time. Musicians Little Richard and Otis Redding both came from Macon.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:34 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Book Discussion on Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom Chester J. Fontenot Jr. Chester Fontenot, Director of Africana Studies at Mercer University, talked about the book, ... Chester Fontenot, Director of Africana Studies at Mercer University, talked about the book, Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom, the story of William and Ellen Craft, who escaped slavery in Macon, Georgia in 1848. Ellen, the light-skinned mixed-race daughter of a slave and her white master, used her appearance to pass as a white male planter and William posed as her personal servant. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:43 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. Integration of Macon's Bowden Golf Course Maryel Battin; Walter Wortham Maryel Battin and golfer Walter Worthen talked about he integration of Macon’s Bowden Golf ... Maryel Battin and golfer Walter Worthen talked about he integration of Macon’s Bowden Golf Course in 1961, and the story of how eight African-American golfers earned respect from white golfers and the right to play at the facility. The course became the first integrated recreational facility in Macon. Mr. Worthen was involved in the integration of the club and played golf there for many years. He was a member of the first African American foursome to ever play a round of golf at Bowden in June of 1961.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:49 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Allman Brothers Band and the Birth of Southern Rock Lisa McLendon; Jared Wright Lisa McLendon talked about the Allman Brothers Band, who helped establish the “Southern ... Lisa McLendon talked about the Allman Brothers Band, who helped establish the “Southern Rock” sound and called Macon home during the height of their success. The “Big House” is a house in Macon that several members of the Allman Brothers Band along with friends and roadies called home during the early 1970's. Ms. McLeod toured the home and showed some of the items that belonged to the band members. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Macon, Georgia, from January 20-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:59 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. August 2011 Attack on U.S. Troops in Afghanistan Defense Department officials and military leaders testified at a hearing on the investigation of ... Defense Department officials and military leaders testified at a hearing on the investigation of the August 20111 death of 30 U.S. servicemen in Afghanistan after the Taliban fired a rocket on their helicopter.
6:44 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Senator Marco Rubio on Economic Growth James Kemp; Marco Rubio Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) presented his ideas for encouraging economic growth, including ... Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) presented his ideas for encouraging economic growth, including auctioning off parts of the wireless spectrum to private companies, fast tracking authority for free trade agreements, and creating a “National Regulatory Budget.” Senator Rubio also said the international community needs to respond strongly to Russian actions in Ukraine in order to discourage China from acting more aggressively in the South China Sea. The event took place at the Washington, DC offices of Google.