C-SPAN Schedule

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7:00 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Republican National Committee’s efforts ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Republican National Committee’s efforts to appeal to more women, minorities, and younger voters. Following the 2012 election results, the RNC compiled and released in March 2013 its “Growth and Opportunity Project” report on ways to appeal to a wider variety of the electorate. 5:39 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. Book Discussion on Surge ; ; Peter Mansoor, General David Petraeus’s executive officer in 2007 and 2008, talked about his ... Peter Mansoor, General David Petraeus’s executive officer in 2007 and 2008, talked about his book, Surge: My Journey with General David Petraeus and the Remaking of the Iraq War, in which he examines the short and long-term impact of the troop surge in Iraq. 20,000 additional troops were sent to the country in 2007 to stabilize it. This event was hosted by the New America Foundation in Washington, DC. 6:57 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. Prelinger Archives, Part 1 Founder Rick Prelinger talked about the Prelinger Archives in San Francisco, California, a ... Founder Rick Prelinger talked about the Prelinger Archives in San Francisco, California, a collection of over 60,000 “ephemeral” (advertising, educational, industrial, and amateur) films. Rick Prelinger began collecting the films in 1982 when the switch from film to video meant that many of these productions were being discarded. In 2002 the collection was aquired by the Library of Congress. This is the first part of a two-part series.
8:06 AM EDT Approx. 30 min. LIVE Republican Party Outreach to Millennials and Minorities ; Karlyn Bowman talked the Republican Party’s efforts to increase its appeal to women, ... Karlyn Bowman talked the Republican Party’s efforts to increase its appeal to women, minorities, and younger voters. In response the 2012 election results, the Republican National Committee compiled and released in March 2013 its “Growth and Opportunity Project” report on ways to appeal to a wider variety of the electorate. 7:06 AM EDT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Plenty of Time When We Get Home Iraq War veteran Kayla Williams talked about her book, Plenty of Time When We Get Home: Love ... Iraq War veteran Kayla Williams talked about her book, Plenty of Time When We Get Home: Love and Recovery in the Aftermath of War, in which she talks about her and her husband’s return from Iraq and the major problems they faced reintegrating into American society. Kayla Williams' husband returned home after receiving a serious head injury and both suffered from PTSD. This event was held at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC. 7:26 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. Prelinger Archives, Part 2 Founder Rick Prelinger talked about the Prelinger Archives in San Francisco, California, a ... Founder Rick Prelinger talked about the Prelinger Archives in San Francisco, California, a collection of over 60,000 “ephemeral” (advertising, educational, industrial, and amateur) films. In this second of a two-part look at the Prelinger Archives, founder Rick Prelinger spoke about his project to collect and digitize thousands of home movies . He also talked about some of his favorite industrial films.
8:38 AM EDT Approx. 42 min. LIVE Campaign for Hillary Clinton 2016 Presidential Run ; ; Mark Halperin talked about his Time Magazine article that details the campaign and ... Mark Halperin talked about his Time Magazine article that details the campaign and fundraising operation already being assembled for a potential presidential run by Hillary Clinton. He said her Ready for Hillary superPAC (super political action committee) differs from others in that its seeking smaller campaign contributions rather than from wealthy donors.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program
7:59 AM EDT Approx. 33 min. LIVE Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy. 9:53 AM EDT Approx. 56 min. Air Force Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James and Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Welsh testified ... Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James and Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Welsh testified about the fiscal year 2015 budget request of $109.3 billion, which included cutting over 20,000 airmen and retiring the A-10 aircraft and U-2 spy plane. They addressed the impact of budget cuts on readiness and capacity. Topics included reports of religious prosecution of cadets, the readiness of missile (ICBM) crews, and Air Force reactions to the crisis in Ukraine.
9:22 AM EDT Approx. 37 min. LIVE Transparency in the Obama Administration ; Sean Moulton,talked about the Open Government Policy at the Center for Effective Policy’s ... Sean Moulton,talked about the Open Government Policy at the Center for Effective Policy’s annual government report card, "Making the Grade:
Access to Information Scorecard 2014." The latest report gave a failing grade to seven of the 15 agencies it examined. He pointed out that some agencies scored exceptionally well, thus proving that greater transparency is possible.
8:33 AM EDT Approx. 26 min. Navy Yard Shooting Security Review Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Navy Secretary Ray Mabus briefed reporters on the results of the ... Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Navy Secretary Ray Mabus briefed reporters on the results of the department’s internal security review after the September 16, 2013, shooting at the Washington Navy Yard when 12 employees were killed. Recommendations included reducing the the number of security clearances by 10 percent. Other officials outlined recommendations from external reviews, including that security should be built from within rather than the outdated perimeter security approach that had been used. 10:52 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy.
10:00 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras. 9:04 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 39 min. LIVE Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Hearing, Government Officials Panel The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the ... The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that gives the government the authority to conduct surveillance overseas. Senior government officials in the first panel said the government was conducting lawful surveillance of foreign persons abroad under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). Rajesh De said the value of surveillance could not be judged by how many plots a single program may have stopped. 

Section 702 was meant to apply only to non-U.S. persons abroad. The scope of the program was revealed through the leaks of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden.
10:55 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Solitary Confinement in U.S. Prisons Federal Bureau of Prisons Director Charles Samuels testified at a hearing on the use of solitary ... Federal Bureau of Prisons Director Charles Samuels testified at a hearing on the use of solitary confinement in U.S. prisons. The U.S. holds more prisoners in isolation than any other democratic nation. Other witnesses included federal and state prison officials.
10:04 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Political and Economic Reform in Syria Syrian opposition leaders and experts on Syria talked about political and economic reform for the ... Syrian opposition leaders and experts on Syria talked about political and economic reform for the country since he start of protests against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government in 2011. Former U.S. diplomat James Hooper in his comments criticized President Obama’s hands-off approach to Syria, asserting that a more aggressive U.S. intervention in Syria would not only stop the killings but also act as a deterrent to further Russian aggressions such as its intervention in Ukraine. 11:02 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. LIVE Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Hearing, Academics and Advocates Panel The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the ... The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that gives the government the authority to conduct surveillance overseas. Legal experts testified in the second panel, some of whom advocated stricter legal procedures on foreign surveillance.

Section 702 was meant to apply only to non-U.S. persons abroad. The scope of the program was revealed through the leaks of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden.
12:11 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. OMB Director Burwell on Fiscal Year 2015 Budget White House Budget Director Sylvia Burwell testified on President Obama’s fiscal year 2015 ... White House Budget Director Sylvia Burwell testified on President Obama’s fiscal year 2015 budget proposal. The $3.9 trillion proposed budget would increase funding for the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Education, while decreasing funding for Defense and Health and Human Services.
11:23 AM EDT Approx. 37 min. Syrian Refugees and Aid Efforts ; Mark Ward, the State Department’s deputy special coordinator for Civilian Assistance in the ... Mark Ward, the State Department’s deputy special coordinator for Civilian Assistance in the Middle East talked about the State Department’s aid efforts for Syrian civil war refugees. Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY), ranking member of the House Foreign Relations Committee, described his bill requesting that the Obama administration withdraw recognition of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. 12:33 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 19 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.
1:26 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy.
12:02 PM EDT Approx. 58 min. Science Policy and National Threats Dimitri Kusnezov, chief scientist for the National Nuclear Security Agency and a Special Adviser ... Dimitri Kusnezov, chief scientist for the National Nuclear Security Agency and a Special Adviser to Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, talked about federal science policy and the use of simulation to solve problems and national threats. Topics included shooting down a satellite falling from space, the effects of the Fukushima earthquake, the disintegration of the Columbia Space Shuttle upon reentry into the Earth’s atmosphere, and aviation safety in light of increasing threats. 1:53 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 51 min. Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Hearing, International Law Issues The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on Section 702 of the Foreign ... The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act that gives the government authority to conduct surveillance overseas. The third panel focused on international law and electronic surveillance activities. They analyzed such international laws as the United Nations charter and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights treaty. In addition, they compared U.S. government surveillance programs with other countries, and transparency and oversight issues.

Section 702 was meant to apply only to non-U.S. persons abroad. The scope of the program was revealed through the leaks of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden.
1:30 PM EDT Approx. 58 min. Health Care Law Implementation in Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe (D) talked about Arkansas' implementation of the Affordable Care Act. In ... Governor Mike Beebe (D) talked about Arkansas' implementation of the Affordable Care Act. In 2013, Arkansas became the first state to win federal approval to use Medicaid dollars to purchase private insurance for thousands of low-income residents.
1:02 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. LIVE Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy A panel discussion was held on the Federal Reserve’s history and actions during its 100 ... A panel discussion was held on the Federal Reserve’s history and actions during its 100 years of existence. The panelists also analyzed its recent monetary policies. The panelists each gave an illustrated presentation before answering questions together.

“The Federal Reserve at 100: How Well Has It Done?” was held by the Heritage Foundation.
3:46 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy. 2:31 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. LIVE NATO Alliance Challenges ; Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in ... Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in Ukraine and the vote in the Crimea region in favor of seceding from Ukraine. He called that Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine the greatest threat to European security since the Cold War. He also called on NATO countries to increase their contributions to the alliance.
2:30 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Federal Reserve News Conference Following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held her ... Following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held her first news conference. She said the target of 6.5 percent unemployment would no longer be a threshold. Instead, the Federal Open Market Committee would monitor a wide range of indicators before approving an interest rate hike. She also announced that reductions in asset purchases would continue. 3:49 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Global Energy Supply ; ; 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. 3:37 PM 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.
3:31 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. LIVE U.N. Security Council Meeting on Ukraine The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting ... The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting occurred following Crimea’s vote to break away from Ukraine to join Russia. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power participated in the discussion alongside her counterparts from Russia and Ukraine. 4:51 PM EDT Approx. 40 min. Campaign for Hillary Clinton 2016 Presidential Run ; ; Mark Halperin talked about his Time Magazine article that details the campaign and ... Mark Halperin talked about his Time Magazine article that details the campaign and fundraising operation already being assembled for a potential presidential run by Hillary Clinton. He said her Ready for Hillary superPAC (super political action committee) differs from others in that its seeking smaller campaign contributions rather than from wealthy donors.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program
5:33 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 25 min. Health and Human Services Department Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testified on the Health and Human Services Department fiscal year 2015 ... Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testified on the Health and Human Services Department fiscal year 2015 budget request. She said that there was no plan to delay the health care law’s individual mandate or extend the March 31, 2014, deadline for open enrollment in the exchanges.
4:58 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Russian Intervention in Ukraine Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft talked about ... Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft talked about Russia’s annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine. They talked about Russian President Putin’s further plans for expansion, the effectiveness of sanctions against Russia, and possible scenarios of what the United States and European Union could do. Roger Cohen also commented and Bob Schieffer moderated.

“A Conversation about Russia” was part of the series of CSIS-Schieffer School Dialogues, monthly discussions held at CSIS and hosted by Bob Schieffer on public policy and the media. The series is a partnership between CSIS and The Bob Schieffer College of Communication at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas.
5:32 PM EDT Approx. 32 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy. 8:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Personal Crises and Public Responsibilities Panelists discussed the personal crises of Presidents John Tyler, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton, ... Panelists discussed the personal crises of Presidents John Tyler, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton, and the impacts of these crises on national politics. This panel was part of the event “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness, and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted by Southern Methodist University’s Tower Center for Political Studies and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
6:00 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy. 6:05 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Political and Economic Reform in Syria Syrian opposition leaders and experts on Syria talked about political and economic reform for the ... Syrian opposition leaders and experts on Syria talked about political and economic reform for the country since he start of protests against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government in 2011. Former U.S. diplomat James Hooper in his comments criticized President Obama’s hands-off approach to Syria, asserting that a more aggressive U.S. intervention in Syria would not only stop the killings but also act as a deterrent to further Russian aggressions such as its intervention in Ukraine. 9:30 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Death in the White House Panelists talked about Presidents Franklin Pierce, Calvin Coolidge, Abraham Lincoln and John ... Panelists talked about Presidents Franklin Pierce, Calvin Coolidge, Abraham Lincoln and John Kennedy, who all lost sons during their time in office. This panel was part of the event “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness, and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted by Southern Methodist University’s Tower Center for Political Studies and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
6:03 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras. 7:22 PM EDT Approx. 37 min. Syrian Refugees and Aid Efforts ; Mark Ward, the State Department’s deputy special coordinator for Civilian Assistance in the ... Mark Ward, the State Department’s deputy special coordinator for Civilian Assistance in the Middle East talked about the State Department’s aid efforts for Syrian civil war refugees. Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY), ranking member of the House Foreign Relations Committee, described his bill requesting that the Obama administration withdraw recognition of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. 11:06 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. Presidential Illness Panelists discussed the impact of presidential illness during the administrations of Woodrow ... Panelists discussed the impact of presidential illness during the administrations of Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Richard Nixon, and Lyndon Johnson. This panel was part of the event “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness, and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted by Southern Methodist University’s Tower Center for Political Studies and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
6:05 PM EDT Approx. 32 min. 2014 Economy Summit, Representative Chris Van Hollen ; ; Representative Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) talked about the federal budget. He said House ... Representative Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) talked about the federal budget. He said House Republicans were considering a budget plan that would change the terms of the Ryan-Murray budget compromise passed late the previous year. Representative Van Hollen also talked about tax code reform, health care, and infrastructure spending. This discussion was part of the third annual Economy Summit, held by the The Atlantic at the Capitol Hilton. 8:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Book Discussion on The New Digital Age ; ; Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital ... Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital Age, in which they discuss National Security Agency (NSA) spying and the current state of internet security. During this event, hosted by the Computer History Museum, the co-authors were interviewed by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and the author of Lean In. 12:52 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 42 min. Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy A panel discussion was held on the Federal Reserve’s history and actions during its 100 ... A panel discussion was held on the Federal Reserve’s history and actions during its 100 years of existence. The panelists also analyzed its recent monetary policies. The panelists each gave an illustrated presentation before answering questions together.

“The Federal Reserve at 100: How Well Has It Done?” was held by the Heritage Foundation.
6:39 PM EDT Approx. 34 min. 2014 Economy Summit, Grover Norquist ; ; Grover Norquist of Americans for Tax Reform talked about the 2014 midterm elections and 2016 ... Grover Norquist of Americans for Tax Reform talked about the 2014 midterm elections and 2016 presidential election. He said Republicans have a 50 percent chance of winning a Senate majority in the midterm elections. Mr. Norquist also said the field of potential Republican presidential candidates for 2016 is much stronger than in past cycles, naming Governors Chris Christie, Scott Walker and Bobby Jindal as top contenders. This discussion was part of the third annual Economy Summit, held by the The Atlantic at the Capitol Hilton. 9:08 PM EDT Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Dragnet Nation Julia Angwin talked about her book, Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom ... Julia Angwin talked about her book, Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance, in which she looks at the ways that government, private businesses, and criminals can and do collect our private data. She argued that, due to the pervasiveness of the dragnet system we live in today, we are in danger of becoming a society that self-censors instead of demanding rights. This event was hosted by the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. 2:37 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Personal Crises and Public Responsibilities Panelists discussed the personal crises of Presidents John Tyler, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton, ... Panelists discussed the personal crises of Presidents John Tyler, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton, and the impacts of these crises on national politics. This panel was part of the event “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness, and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted by Southern Methodist University’s Tower Center for Political Studies and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
7:14 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras. 10:06 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Book Discussion on Cybersecurity and Cyberwar P.W. Singer talked about his book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, ... P.W. Singer talked about his book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, in which he discusses the topics of internet security and cyberwarfare. Mr. Singer co-authored the book with Allan Friedman. He spoke at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey. 4:07 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Death in the White House Panelists talked about Presidents Franklin Pierce, Calvin Coolidge, Abraham Lincoln and John ... Panelists talked about Presidents Franklin Pierce, Calvin Coolidge, Abraham Lincoln and John Kennedy, who all lost sons during their time in office. This panel was part of the event “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness, and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted by Southern Methodist University’s Tower Center for Political Studies and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
7:19 PM EDT Approx. 40 min. Campaign for Hillary Clinton 2016 Presidential Run ; ; Mark Halperin talked about his Time Magazine article that details the campaign and ... Mark Halperin talked about his Time Magazine article that details the campaign and fundraising operation already being assembled for a potential presidential run by Hillary Clinton. He said her Ready for Hillary superPAC (super political action committee) differs from others in that its seeking smaller campaign contributions rather than from wealthy donors.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program
11:11 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 39 min. Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Hearing, Government Officials Panel The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the ... The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that gives the government the authority to conduct surveillance overseas. Senior government officials in the first panel said the government was conducting lawful surveillance of foreign persons abroad under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). Rajesh De said the value of surveillance could not be judged by how many plots a single program may have stopped. 

Section 702 was meant to apply only to non-U.S. persons abroad. The scope of the program was revealed through the leaks of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden.
5:42 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. Presidential Illness Panelists discussed the impact of presidential illness during the administrations of Woodrow ... Panelists discussed the impact of presidential illness during the administrations of Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Richard Nixon, and Lyndon Johnson. This panel was part of the event “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness, and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted by Southern Methodist University’s Tower Center for Political Studies and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
8:02 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Federal Reserve News Conference Following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held her ... Following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held her first news conference. She said the target of 6.5 percent unemployment would no longer be a threshold. Instead, the Federal Open Market Committee would monitor a wide range of indicators before approving an interest rate hike. She also announced that reductions in asset purchases would continue. 12:51 AM EDT Approx. 5 min. U.N. Security Council Meeting on Ukraine The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting ... The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting occurred following Crimea’s vote to break away from Ukraine to join Russia. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power participated in the discussion alongside her counterparts from Russia and Ukraine.
9:03 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras. 12:58 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Book Discussion on The New Digital Age ; ; Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital ... Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital Age, in which they discuss National Security Agency (NSA) spying and the current state of internet security. During this event, hosted by the Computer History Museum, the co-authors were interviewed by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and the author of Lean In.
9:06 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. Bill Gates on Global Poverty and Development ; Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the ... Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the future of philanthropy, and his prediction that there would be fewer than ten poor countries by 2035. He also discussed some of the work the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was doing to improve health care and education around the world as well as the role that philanthropy plays in ensuring justice.

“From Poverty to Prosperity: A Conversation with Bill Gates” was presented by AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project.
2:08 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Dragnet Nation Julia Angwin talked about her book, Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom ... Julia Angwin talked about her book, Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance, in which she looks at the ways that government, private businesses, and criminals can and do collect our private data. She argued that, due to the pervasiveness of the dragnet system we live in today, we are in danger of becoming a society that self-censors instead of demanding rights. This event was hosted by the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
9:10 PM EDT Approx. 59 min. NATO Alliance Challenges ; Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in ... Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in Ukraine and the vote in the Crimea region in favor of seceding from Ukraine. He called that Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine the greatest threat to European security since the Cold War. He also called on NATO countries to increase their contributions to the alliance. 3:06 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Book Discussion on Cybersecurity and Cyberwar P.W. Singer talked about his book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, ... P.W. Singer talked about his book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, in which he discusses the topics of internet security and cyberwarfare. Mr. Singer co-authored the book with Allan Friedman. He spoke at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey.
10:10 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy. 4:11 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Book Discussion on The New Digital Age ; ; Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital ... Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen talked about the updated edition of their book, The New Digital Age, in which they discuss National Security Agency (NSA) spying and the current state of internet security. During this event, hosted by the Computer History Museum, the co-authors were interviewed by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and the author of Lean In.
10:14 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras. 5:20 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Dragnet Nation Julia Angwin talked about her book, Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom ... Julia Angwin talked about her book, Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance, in which she looks at the ways that government, private businesses, and criminals can and do collect our private data. She argued that, due to the pervasiveness of the dragnet system we live in today, we are in danger of becoming a society that self-censors instead of demanding rights. This event was hosted by the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
10:17 PM EDT Approx. 53 min. U.N. Security Council Meeting on Ukraine The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting ... The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting occurred following Crimea’s vote to break away from Ukraine to join Russia. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power participated in the discussion alongside her counterparts from Russia and Ukraine. 6:17 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Book Discussion on Cybersecurity and Cyberwar P.W. Singer talked about his book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, ... P.W. Singer talked about his book, Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, in which he discusses the topics of internet security and cyberwarfare. Mr. Singer co-authored the book with Allan Friedman. He spoke at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey.
11:10 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. Bill Gates on Global Poverty and Development ; Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the ... Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the future of philanthropy, and his prediction that there would be fewer than ten poor countries by 2035. He also discussed some of the work the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was doing to improve health care and education around the world as well as the role that philanthropy plays in ensuring justice.

“From Poverty to Prosperity: A Conversation with Bill Gates” was presented by AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project.
11:16 PM EDT Approx. 58 min. Russian Intervention in Ukraine Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft talked about ... Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft talked about Russia’s annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine. They talked about Russian President Putin’s further plans for expansion, the effectiveness of sanctions against Russia, and possible scenarios of what the United States and European Union could do. Roger Cohen also commented and Bob Schieffer moderated.

“A Conversation about Russia” was part of the series of CSIS-Schieffer School Dialogues, monthly discussions held at CSIS and hosted by Bob Schieffer on public policy and the media. The series is a partnership between CSIS and The Bob Schieffer College of Communication at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas.
12:15 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras.
12:19 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Federal Reserve News Conference Following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held her ... Following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen held her first news conference. She said the target of 6.5 percent unemployment would no longer be a threshold. Instead, the Federal Open Market Committee would monitor a wide range of indicators before approving an interest rate hike. She also announced that reductions in asset purchases would continue.
1:20 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras.
1:24 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. Bill Gates on Global Poverty and Development ; Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the ... Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the future of philanthropy, and his prediction that there would be fewer than ten poor countries by 2035. He also discussed some of the work the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was doing to improve health care and education around the world as well as the role that philanthropy plays in ensuring justice.

“From Poverty to Prosperity: A Conversation with Bill Gates” was presented by AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project.
1:27 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. NATO Alliance Challenges ; Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in ... Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in Ukraine and the vote in the Crimea region in favor of seceding from Ukraine. He called that Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine the greatest threat to European security since the Cold War. He also called on NATO countries to increase their contributions to the alliance.
2:27 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy.
2:30 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras.
2:33 AM EDT Approx. 53 min. U.N. Security Council Meeting on Ukraine The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting ... The U.N. Security Council held a meeting on the Russian intervention in Ukraine. The meeting occurred following Crimea’s vote to break away from Ukraine to join Russia. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power participated in the discussion alongside her counterparts from Russia and Ukraine.
3:27 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. Bill Gates on Global Poverty and Development ; Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the ... Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the future of philanthropy, and his prediction that there would be fewer than ten poor countries by 2035. He also discussed some of the work the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was doing to improve health care and education around the world as well as the role that philanthropy plays in ensuring justice.

“From Poverty to Prosperity: A Conversation with Bill Gates” was presented by AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project.
3:32 AM EDT Approx. 58 min. Russian Intervention in Ukraine Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft talked about ... Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft talked about Russia’s annexation of the Crimea region of Ukraine. They talked about Russian President Putin’s further plans for expansion, the effectiveness of sanctions against Russia, and possible scenarios of what the United States and European Union could do. Roger Cohen also commented and Bob Schieffer moderated.

“A Conversation about Russia” was part of the series of CSIS-Schieffer School Dialogues, monthly discussions held at CSIS and hosted by Bob Schieffer on public policy and the media. The series is a partnership between CSIS and The Bob Schieffer College of Communication at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas.
4:32 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras.
4:36 AM EDT Approx. 32 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and ... Prime Minister David Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition. He said Crimea referendum vote in favor of joining Russia was “illegal” and a “violation which cannot be accepted or legitimized by the international community.” He warned that if Russia continued to take further actions, more sanctions would be put into place. He also answered questions on mental health care, unemployment figures, and child care policy.
5:09 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. Bill Gates on Global Poverty and Development ; Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the ... Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the future of philanthropy, and his prediction that there would be fewer than ten poor countries by 2035. He also discussed some of the work the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was doing to improve health care and education around the world as well as the role that philanthropy plays in ensuring justice.

“From Poverty to Prosperity: A Conversation with Bill Gates” was presented by AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project.
5:15 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 39 min. Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Hearing, Government Officials Panel The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the ... The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a hearing on the section 702 portion of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that gives the government the authority to conduct surveillance overseas. Senior government officials in the first panel said the government was conducting lawful surveillance of foreign persons abroad under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). Rajesh De said the value of surveillance could not be judged by how many plots a single program may have stopped. 

Section 702 was meant to apply only to non-U.S. persons abroad. The scope of the program was revealed through the leaks of former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden.
6:55 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1985 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 June 12, 1985, Representative Barbara Boxer (D-CA) argued against President Reagan’s policy supporting the Nicaraguan Contras.