C-SPAN Schedule

< Friday, April 25 >

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7:00 AM EDT Approx. 52 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on academic freedom on college campuses. Diane ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on academic freedom on college campuses. Diane Knich spoke by phone about the College of Charleston’s theater production about a young woman’s experience of openly acknowledging her homosexuality and her gay father’s suicide. South Carolina’s House of Representatives cut the College’s budget by $52,000. 7:01 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. After Words with Aram Goudsouzian ; Aram Goudsouzian talked about his book, Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights, Black Power, and ... Aram Goudsouzian talked about his book, Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Meredith March Against Fear, in which he tells the story of James Meredith, the first African American admitted to the University of Mississippi, and his return to the segregationist state four years after his graduation. Meredith marched to promote voter registration in the state and was shot for his activism. Civil rights supporters from all over the country went to Mississippi to continue his fight. Mr. Goudsouzian spoke with Rich Benjamin, Senior Fellow at Demos. 5:52 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Charles Colson Oral History Interview Charles Colson, who served as special counsel to President Richard Nixon, sat down with Timothy ... Charles Colson, who served as special counsel to President Richard Nixon, sat down with Timothy Naftali of the Nixon Presidential Library in 2007 and 2008 for two extended oral history interviews. In excerpts from the first of those interviews, Mr. Colson talks about the secret White House tapes, the Watergate break-in, his relationship with the 37th president, and the day that Richard Nixon resigned from office.

Timothy Naftali conducted oral history interviews with Charles Colson in Naples, Florida, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum on August 17, 2007 and September 24, 2008..
7:00 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. LIVE College of Charleston Play Controversy ; Diane Knich spoke by phone about the College of Charleston’s theater production about a ... Diane Knich spoke by phone about the College of Charleston’s theater production about a young woman experience of openly acknowledging her homosexuality and her gay father’s suicide. South Carolina’s House of Representatives cut the College’s budget by $52,000. 7:31 AM EDT Approx. 42 min. Book Discussion on The King Years ; Taylor Branch talked about his book, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights ... Taylor Branch talked about his book, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement, in which he presents his thoughts on key moments in the Civil Rights Movement.  He spoke at the 2013 National Book Festival, held on September 21-22 by the Library of Congress on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. 7:45 AM EDT Approx. 34 min. Elizabeth Holtzman Oral History Interview ; Elizabeth Holtzman (D-NY) talked about the impeachment of President Nixon from her perspective as ... Elizabeth Holtzman (D-NY) talked about the impeachment of President Nixon from her perspective as a freshman in Congress and described the impeachment hearing process. In 1973 she became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress and as a freshman was appointed to the House Judiciary Committee. In 1974, the committee passed three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. 

This is a portion of an oral history interview conducted by Timothy Naftali on April 5, 2007, in New York, New York, for the Nixon Presidential Materials Staff at the National Archives and Records Administration, soon to be part of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.
7:54 AM EDT Approx. 44 min. LIVE Urban Poverty ; Robert Woodson talked about his efforts to reduce poverty in cities with high crime rates and drug ... Robert Woodson talked about his efforts to reduce poverty in cities with high crime rates and drug use. He discussed his work with Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and the differences he sees between Democrats and Republicans when it comes to tackling poverty. 8:16 AM EDT Approx. 58 min. North Korean Nuclear Threat ; ; Stephen Bosworth and Han Sung-Joo talked about the evolution of the North Korean nuclear threat ... Stephen Bosworth and Han Sung-Joo talked about the evolution of the North Korean nuclear threat since 1994, including their experiences during negotiations for the 1994 Agreed Framework between the U.S. and North Korea. 8:24 AM EDT Approx. 37 min. Offshore Drilling Challenges ; ; Principal Deputy Assistant Energy Secretary for Fossil Energy Chris Smith talked about the ... Principal Deputy Assistant Energy Secretary for Fossil Energy Chris Smith talked about the challenges of offshore drilling in the Gulf and the Arctic with regard to safety and regulations. He said that as energy companies and technologies advanced, the government needed to do the same with its regulations.

This was a keynote speech at “Navigating the Oil Frontier: The Implications of the Tight Oil Boom on Arctic and Ultra-Deepwater Oil Development,” an event on energy development held by the Bipartisan Policy Center at the Washington Court Hotel. It was session four of the “New Geopolitics of Petroleum and Natural Gas Series.”
8:41 AM EDT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Retirement Planning ; Steven Bell talked about the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Personal Savings Initiative on ... Steven Bell talked about the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Personal Savings Initiative on financial preparation for retirement. The initiative highlights challenges related to issues such as savings, defined contribution accounts, annuities, Social Security Disability Insurance, and others. 9:15 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. LIVE Affordable Care Act Review A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Topics ... A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Topics included the overall impact of the law, including cost trends, structural changes in the health industry, and areas in which changes could achieve the goal of more affordable insurance. 

This program was the first panel in an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
9:11 AM EDT Approx. 51 min. LIVE Larry Summers on U.S. Economy ; ; Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers ... Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers talked about the economy, the deficit and education. Export-Import Bank President Fred Hochberg delivered introductory remarks. Mr. summers said that people are too concerned with the deficit and should instead be concerned with broader economic growth. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods.
9:24 AM EDT Approx. 36 min. LIVE School Desegregation ; Nikole Hannah-Jones talked about her article in The Atlantic on schools in Tuscaloosa, ... Nikole Hannah-Jones talked about her article in The Atlantic on schools in Tuscaloosa, Alabama ahead of the 60th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Brown v. Board of Education. She concluded that school desegregation in Alabama was a success story until freed from court supervision in 1998, and that “many schools across the nation are quietly resegregating.” 10:45 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. LIVE Affordable Care Act Implementation A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. They ... A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. They discussed efforts to change the health system, employer reaction to the law, and efforts at the state level to reign in rising health costs.

This program was the second panel in an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
10:02 AM EDT Approx. 23 min. LIVE John Stumpf on Importance of Exports ; John Stumpf spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr Stumpf, ... John Stumpf spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr Stumpf, president of Wells Fargo, talked about his company and about the importance of exports. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods.
10:01 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. Whistleblower Tour National security whistle-blowers explained the challenges they faced when trying to expose ... National security whistle-blowers explained the challenges they faced when trying to expose wrongdoing or violations of the law and discussed the critical balance between civil liberties and national security. Speakers included Daniel Ellsberg, the military analyst who leaked the Pentagon Papers; Tom Drake, a former NSA executive who was prosecuted as a spy; and Edward Snowden’s attorney, Jesselyn Radack. Authors Sandy Tolan and Narda Zacchino participated from the audience. 

“Whistleblowing and Journalism: The Role of Watchdogs in the National Security Era” was a panel of the Annenberg School event, “Patriot or Traitor? Whistleblowing and Journalism in the Age of Government Surveillance,” which was part of the Government Accountability Project’s “American Whistleblower Tour: Essential Voices for Accountability.”
11:56 AM EDT Approx. 14 min. Affordable Care Act Review A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Topics ... A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Topics included the overall impact of the law, including cost trends, structural changes in the health industry, and areas in which changes could achieve the goal of more affordable insurance. 

This program was the first panel in an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
10:33 AM EDT Approx. 48 min. LIVE Cabinet Secretaries on Trade Policy Ernest Moniz, Penny Pritzker, and Tom Vilsack spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank conference in ... Ernest Moniz, Penny Pritzker, and Tom Vilsack spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank conference in Washington, D.C. They spoke about about the need for opening up trade channels and selling US products to other countries, and said other countries would fill the trade voids left by the U.S. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods. The end of the program showed scenes of the audience.
10:07 AM EDT Approx. 2 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 2012 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 28, 2012 Representative Bobby Rush (D-IL) wore a hoodie to memorialize Florida teen Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed in an altercation. Since House rules prohibit the wearing of hats, Representative Rush was escorted from the House floor.
12:10 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. LIVE Robert Laszewski on Health Care ; Robert Laszewski talked about issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and ... Robert Laszewski talked about issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and offered his recommendations for rectifying some of the problems. Topics included benefits for enrollees, employer and employee mandates, and flexibility of plans for insurance companies. He also spoke about the potential political impact of the law for the Democratic and Republican Parties.

This program was the luncheon address at an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
11:21 AM EDT Approx. 28 min. LIVE Elon Musk on Tesla and SpaceX ; Elon Musk spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Musk, CEO ... Elon Musk spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, talked about Tesla’s electric car and how his companies have expanded internationally. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods.
10:10 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Legacies of International Women Judicial Leaders U.S Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Canadian Supreme Court Justice Rosalie Abella, and ... U.S Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Canadian Supreme Court Justice Rosalie Abella, and retired Israeli Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch discussed their lives and career accomplishments with Judy Woodruff.

“Legacies of Women Leaders” was held at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, co-sponsored by the French Embassy.
1:20 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Regulation of Digital Media and Communications A panel of former Federal Communications Commission chairs and commissioners talked about digital ... A panel of former Federal Communications Commission chairs and commissioners talked about digital media regulation. Topics included net neutrality, media ownership rules, and the structure of the FCC itself. They also briefly discussed how to regulate Internet service providers, and answered questions from members of the audience. 11:52 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Nuclear Security Co-chairs of the Advisory Panel on the Governance of the Nuclear Security Enterprise outlined ... Co-chairs of the Advisory Panel on the Governance of the Nuclear Security Enterprise outlined their interim report on the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). Co-chair Norman Augustine said the viability of the U.S. nuclear deterrent was not in question but that the NNSA had failed and needed reform.

The NNSA’s nuclear security enterprise consists of eight major facilities across the nation and is responsible for carrying out various missions including maintaining nuclear stockpiles and preventing nuclear proliferation. 

The Nuclear Security Enterprise consists of eight major facilities across the nation and is responsible for carrying out various missions including maintaining nuclear stockpiles and preventing nuclear proliferation.
11:44 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Supreme Court Transparency Supreme Court reporters, former law clerks, and scholars talked about increasing transparency in ... Supreme Court reporters, former law clerks, and scholars talked about increasing transparency in the U.S. Supreme Court. They focused on ways the Court could modernize, including cameras in the courtroom, a bigger online presence, and more openness regarding justices' finances, health, public events, and periodic recusals.

This was part of an event called “Sunshine Week,” a national project to promote dialogue about the importance of open government and freedom of information. It was held at New York University’s D.C. campus. 
2:58 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. Conversation with Jay Carney ; Jay Carney spoke with students at George Washington University’s School of Media and Public ... Jay Carney spoke with students at George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs about his work as White House press secretary. Major Garrett moderated. Among other topics Mr. Carney answered questions about his journalism background, social media, the initial difficulties with the Healthcare.gov Web site, Russia, and his favorite character on the television show “West Wing.” Among his comments he said that he believed the most “substantive and challenging interview President Obama had in 2012 was with "Daily Show” host Jon Stewart. 1:29 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 57 min. Immigration System and the Hispanic Community Legal advocates talked about the impact of the U.S. immigration system on the Hispanic ... Legal advocates talked about the impact of the U.S. immigration system on the Hispanic community. Topics included the status of immigration reform legislation; the effects of immigration laws on victims, of domestic abuse, sexual assault, and human trafficking; access to legal representation; and the impact of the immigration system on business and commerce.

This forum was part of American University’s Washington College of Law’s Hispanic Law conference on legal issues facing documented and undocumented immigrants.
12:55 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. Urban Poverty ; Robert Woodson talked about his efforts to reduce poverty in cities with high crime rates and drug ... Robert Woodson talked about his efforts to reduce poverty in cities with high crime rates and drug use. He discussed his work with Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and the differences he sees between Democrats and Republicans when it comes to tackling poverty. 2:59 PM EDT Approx. 43 min. Urban Poverty ; Robert Woodson talked about his efforts to reduce poverty in cities with high crime rates and drug ... Robert Woodson talked about his efforts to reduce poverty in cities with high crime rates and drug use. He discussed his work with Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and the differences he sees between Democrats and Republicans when it comes to tackling poverty. 3:28 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. Billy House on Congressional Agenda ; Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, ... Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, 2014. Topics included the House floor debate on two fiscal year 2015 appropriations bills and health care legislation, and an expected Senate floor debate on legislation to increase the minimum wage.
1:02 PM EDT Approx. 46 min. LIVE Detroit Bankruptcy and Recovery ; Kevyn Orr gave the keynote address at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s its spring ... Kevyn Orr gave the keynote address at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s its spring meeting. He talked about Detroit’s financial challenges since filing for bankruptcy on July 18, 2013. In his brief remarks, he talked about the resilience of the city’s residents and said Detroit is a “city on its way to a renaissance.” 3:46 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. South Asia Elections and Governance Panelists talked about elections in Afghanistan and India, and effects those elections could have ... Panelists talked about elections in Afghanistan and India, and effects those elections could have on governance in both countries. They also spoke about the relationships among Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, and the U.S.

The Brookings Institution event, “South Asia’s Elections and Governance: Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India,” was held at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
3:34 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. Human Rights in North Korea Michael Kirby, chair of the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, ... Michael Kirby, chair of the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, gave the keynote address on the findings and recommendations that came out of a series of public hearings and private interviews on the situation in North Korea. The report detailed “unspeakable atrocities” committed with the knowledge of the government, including extermination, murder, enslavement, torture, and imprisonment. He called the meetings he would have during the week with members of the U.N. Security Council “a moment of truth” for the international community. Afterward he participated in a discussion with respondents at an event held at the Brookings Institution.
1:51 PM EDT Approx. 7 min. We The People, Genetically Modified? Andrew Demeter’s We the People, Genetically Modified? was the high school Central ... Andrew Demeter’s We the People, Genetically Modified? was the high school Central Division first prize-winner in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. He was a 10th grader at Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin in Chardon, Ohio.

C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest is an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produce a documentary on a specific theme. In the 2014 contest, participants were asked, “What’s the most important issue Congress should consider in 2014?”

The local cable company was Time Warner.
5:20 PM EDT Approx. 39 min. Retirement Planning ; Steven Bell talked about the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Personal Savings Initiative on ... Steven Bell talked about the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Personal Savings Initiative on financial preparation for retirement. The initiative highlights challenges related to issues such as savings, defined contribution accounts, annuities, Social Security Disability Insurance, and others. 5:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Mark Halperin on the 2008 Election Students from the Washington Center, George Mason University in Virginia, and Purdue University in ... Students from the Washington Center, George Mason University in Virginia, and Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, participated by broadband feed in a distance learning class. 

Mark Halperin talked by remote video from New York City about the 2008 presidential election and implications for the 2016 election. He is the co-author of Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime. Various video clips were shown.

This course was a joint educational partnership between C-SPAN, the Washington Center, George Mason University, and Purdue University. The semester focused on “The Presidency, Congress, and Media,” examining all facets of politics in the TV and digital age, taking a look at the issues and events shaping the agenda for the next Congress and next round of elections, as well as the historical process of public policy making. Additionally, the class analyzes the changing role of media, especially social media, in shaping public opinion.
1:59 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. Keith Laing on Airport Security ; Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about ... Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about a Hawaiian Airlines flight from San Jose to Hawaii in which a 16-year old stowed away in the landing gear of a Boeing 767, and a 2013 shooting at Los Angeles International Airport. 6:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. National Security Agency Surveillance Programs Washington Post correspondents talked about their contributions to their newspaper’s ... Washington Post correspondents talked about their contributions to their newspaper’s coverage of National Security Agency’s surveillance programs that collected metadata of Americans' phone records. One of the panelists, Barton Gellman, a former Post staff member, won a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting derived from classified documents leaked to him by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Discussion topics included the editorial decisions made by the Washington Post staff, consumer privacy issues, and legislation regarding data collection. Mr. Gellman said that Mr. Snowden had no input into stories he writes or what should be published. He also said that many attempts had been made by others to gain access to the documents given to him.

The title of this Washington Post-sponsored event was “Behind the Headlines: NSA Surveillance and Ongoing Revelations.”
6:10 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. Billy House on Congressional Agenda ; Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, ... Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, 2014. Topics included the House floor debate on two fiscal year 2015 appropriations bills and health care legislation, and an expected Senate floor debate on legislation to increase the minimum wage.
2:04 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. LAX Shooting and Airport Emergency Response Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and ... Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and the American Federation of Government Employees testified at a field hearing at LAX on preparing for and responding to emergencies at airports. The hearing was held primarily in response to the November 2013 shooting at LAX. LAX Chief of Police Patrick Gannon told committee members that having an armed officer at the scene of the shooting probably would not have prevented it from happening. TSA Administrator John Pistole said that more than a dozen new security measures had been adopted since the shooting, but emergency communications remained an area of concern. 8:30 PM EDT Approx. 28 min. After Words with Gabriel Sherman ; Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, ... Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News -- and Divided a Country, in which he provides a detailed look at the life of the former member of the Nixon White House who started Fox News Channel. He speaks with American University Journalism professor and commentator on Reliable Sources, Jane Hall. 6:16 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. Federal Communications Commission Fiscal Year 2015 Appropriations Tom Wheeler and Ajit Pai testified about the fiscal year 2015 budget request for the Federal ... Tom Wheeler and Ajit Pai testified about the fiscal year 2015 budget request for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). FCC Chairman Wheeler conveyed his commitment to keeping the Internet open and accessible to all, saying that an open Internet was essential for an open economy and an open government.
3:24 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. Whistleblower Tour National security whistle-blowers explained the challenges they faced when trying to expose ... National security whistle-blowers explained the challenges they faced when trying to expose wrongdoing or violations of the law and discussed the critical balance between civil liberties and national security. Speakers included Daniel Ellsberg, the military analyst who leaked the Pentagon Papers; Tom Drake, a former NSA executive who was prosecuted as a spy; and Edward Snowden’s attorney, Jesselyn Radack. Authors Sandy Tolan and Narda Zacchino participated from the audience. 

“Whistleblowing and Journalism: The Role of Watchdogs in the National Security Era” was a panel of the Annenberg School event, “Patriot or Traitor? Whistleblowing and Journalism in the Age of Government Surveillance,” which was part of the Government Accountability Project’s “American Whistleblower Tour: Essential Voices for Accountability.”
9:00 PM EDT Approx. 49 min. Book Discussion on Prodigal Press Warren Cole Smith, co-author of the book Prodigal Press: Confronting the Anti-Christian Bias of ... Warren Cole Smith, co-author of the book Prodigal Press: Confronting the Anti-Christian Bias of the American News Media, talked about the the history of anti-Christian bias in the media. He spoke about why he thinks the press, which he argued once reported the news from a Christian perspective, has now adopted an anti-Christian bias. This event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 8:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. 1964 Mississippi Summer Project Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter ... Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter registration effort between several Southern civil rights organizations, talked about their experiences. They spoke at the Organization of American Historians 2014 meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
3:29 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. Billy House on Congressional Agenda ; Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, ... Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, 2014. Topics included the House floor debate on two fiscal year 2015 appropriations bills and health care legislation, and an expected Senate floor debate on legislation to increase the minimum wage. 9:52 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Book Discussion on Seymour Hersh Robert Miraldi talked about his book, Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist, in which he chronicles ... Robert Miraldi talked about his book, Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist, in which he chronicles the life and career of the investigative journalist. Over his career, Mr. Hersh broke stories on the U.S. government’s development of chemical and biological weapons, the My Lai Massacre in Vietnam, Watergate, CIA domestic spying, and the abuse of prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. Mr. Miraldi spoke about the tactics Hersh used to get his stories and about the impact Hersh has had over the past half-century. This event was hosted by the New York Public Library. 9:35 PM EDT Approx. 25 min. History of Hawaii and Sugar ; Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar ... Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar industry. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
3:35 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 2012 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 28, 2012 Representative Bobby Rush (D-IL) wore a hoodie to memorialize Florida teen Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed in an altercation. Since House rules prohibit the wearing of hats, Representative Rush was escorted from the House floor.
11:15 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Robert Laszewski on Health Care ; Robert Laszewski talked about issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and ... Robert Laszewski talked about issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and offered his recommendations for rectifying some of the problems. Topics included benefits for enrollees, employer and employee mandates, and flexibility of plans for insurance companies. He also spoke about the potential political impact of the law for the Democratic and Republican Parties.

This program was the luncheon address at an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
10:02 PM EDT Approx. 29 min. History of Detectives and Private Investigation ; ; Beverly Gage and Jeffrey McClurken were interviewed about the history of detectives and private ... Beverly Gage and Jeffrey McClurken were interviewed about the history of detectives and private investigation in the United States. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
3:38 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. National Security Agency Surveillance Programs Washington Post correspondents talked about their contributions to their newspaper’s ... Washington Post correspondents talked about their contributions to their newspaper’s coverage of National Security Agency’s surveillance programs that collected metadata of Americans' phone records. One of the panelists, Barton Gellman, a former Post staff member, won a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting derived from classified documents leaked to him by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Discussion topics included the editorial decisions made by the Washington Post staff, consumer privacy issues, and legislation regarding data collection. Mr. Gellman said that Mr. Snowden had no input into stories he writes or what should be published. He also said that many attempts had been made by others to gain access to the documents given to him.

The title of this Washington Post-sponsored event was “Behind the Headlines: NSA Surveillance and Ongoing Revelations.”
12:52 AM EDT Approx. 28 min. After Words with Gabriel Sherman ; Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, ... Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News -- and Divided a Country, in which he provides a detailed look at the life of the former member of the Nixon White House who started Fox News Channel. He speaks with American University Journalism professor and commentator on Reliable Sources, Jane Hall. 10:32 PM EDT Approx. 27 min. History of Islam in America ; ; Denise Spellberg and Kambiz Ghaneabassiri were interviewed about the history of Islam in the ... Denise Spellberg and Kambiz Ghaneabassiri were interviewed about the history of Islam in the United States. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
5:38 PM EDT Approx. 42 min. Larry Summers on U.S. Economy ; ; Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers ... Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers talked about the economy, the deficit and education. Export-Import Bank President Fred Hochberg delivered introductory remarks. Mr. summers said that people are too concerned with the deficit and should instead be concerned with broader economic growth. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods. 1:24 AM EDT Approx. 49 min. Book Discussion on Prodigal Press Warren Cole Smith, co-author of the book Prodigal Press: Confronting the Anti-Christian Bias of ... Warren Cole Smith, co-author of the book Prodigal Press: Confronting the Anti-Christian Bias of the American News Media, talked about the the history of anti-Christian bias in the media. He spoke about why he thinks the press, which he argued once reported the news from a Christian perspective, has now adopted an anti-Christian bias. This event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 11:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. 1964 Mississippi Summer Project Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter ... Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter registration effort between several Southern civil rights organizations, talked about their experiences. They spoke at the Organization of American Historians 2014 meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
6:25 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. Billy House on Congressional Agenda ; Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, ... Billy House spoke by telephone about the congressional agenda for the week beginning April 28, 2014. Topics included the House floor debate on two fiscal year 2015 appropriations bills and health care legislation, and an expected Senate floor debate on legislation to increase the minimum wage. 2:14 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Book Discussion on Seymour Hersh Robert Miraldi talked about his book, Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist, in which he chronicles ... Robert Miraldi talked about his book, Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist, in which he chronicles the life and career of the investigative journalist. Over his career, Mr. Hersh broke stories on the U.S. government’s development of chemical and biological weapons, the My Lai Massacre in Vietnam, Watergate, CIA domestic spying, and the abuse of prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. Mr. Miraldi spoke about the tactics Hersh used to get his stories and about the impact Hersh has had over the past half-century. This event was hosted by the New York Public Library. 12:35 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. History of Hawaii and Sugar ; Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar ... Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar industry. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
6:31 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Affordable Care Act Review A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Topics ... A panel of policy experts talked about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Topics included the overall impact of the law, including cost trends, structural changes in the health industry, and areas in which changes could achieve the goal of more affordable insurance. 

This program was the first panel in an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
3:38 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Robert Laszewski on Health Care ; Robert Laszewski talked about issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and ... Robert Laszewski talked about issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and offered his recommendations for rectifying some of the problems. Topics included benefits for enrollees, employer and employee mandates, and flexibility of plans for insurance companies. He also spoke about the potential political impact of the law for the Democratic and Republican Parties.

This program was the luncheon address at an American Enterprise Institute event titled “Obamacare’s Rocky Start and Uncertain Future.”
1:03 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. History of Detectives and Private Investigation ; ; Beverly Gage and Jeffrey McClurken were interviewed about the history of detectives and private ... Beverly Gage and Jeffrey McClurken were interviewed about the history of detectives and private investigation in the United States. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
8:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. ABC v. Aereo Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. In 2012 Aereo launched a service ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. In 2012 Aereo launched a service that lets consumers remotely record and watch local broadcast TV on computers, iPads, and smartphones using a system of miniature antennas. The Court was to decide if Aereo’s technology, offered on a commercial basis to the general public, was more like individual home recordings, which is not an infringement on copyright, or more like an unauthorized retransmission of copyrighted programming, which is an infringement.

This program contains the audio recording released by the court. Still images of participants were shown on the screen as they spoke. Justice Thomas did not speak.
5:17 AM EDT Approx. 28 min. After Words with Gabriel Sherman ; Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, ... Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News -- and Divided a Country, in which he provides a detailed look at the life of the former member of the Nixon White House who started Fox News Channel. He speaks with American University Journalism professor and commentator on Reliable Sources, Jane Hall. 1:33 AM EDT Approx. 26 min. History of Islam in America ; ; Denise Spellberg and Kambiz Ghaneabassiri were interviewed about the history of Islam in the ... Denise Spellberg and Kambiz Ghaneabassiri were interviewed about the history of Islam in the United States. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
9:06 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. Supreme Court Oral Argument Reactions ; On the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court, representatives from both sides reacted following oral ... On the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court, representatives from both sides reacted following oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. The case involved the issue of whether or not Aereo’s antenna service, which converts and streams broadcast TV content to subscribers, was a copyright infringement. 5:46 AM EDT Approx. 49 min. Book Discussion on Prodigal Press Warren Cole Smith, co-author of the book Prodigal Press: Confronting the Anti-Christian Bias of ... Warren Cole Smith, co-author of the book Prodigal Press: Confronting the Anti-Christian Bias of the American News Media, talked about the the history of anti-Christian bias in the media. He spoke about why he thinks the press, which he argued once reported the news from a Christian perspective, has now adopted an anti-Christian bias. This event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 2:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. 1964 Mississippi Summer Project Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter ... Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter registration effort between several Southern civil rights organizations, talked about their experiences. They spoke at the Organization of American Historians 2014 meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
9:11 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. Conversation with Jay Carney ; Jay Carney spoke with students at George Washington University’s School of Media and Public ... Jay Carney spoke with students at George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs about his work as White House press secretary. Major Garrett moderated. Among other topics Mr. Carney answered questions about his journalism background, social media, the initial difficulties with the Healthcare.gov Web site, Russia, and his favorite character on the television show “West Wing.” Among his comments he said that he believed the most “substantive and challenging interview President Obama had in 2012 was with "Daily Show” host Jon Stewart. 6:38 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Book Discussion on Seymour Hersh Robert Miraldi talked about his book, Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist, in which he chronicles ... Robert Miraldi talked about his book, Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist, in which he chronicles the life and career of the investigative journalist. Over his career, Mr. Hersh broke stories on the U.S. government’s development of chemical and biological weapons, the My Lai Massacre in Vietnam, Watergate, CIA domestic spying, and the abuse of prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. Mr. Miraldi spoke about the tactics Hersh used to get his stories and about the impact Hersh has had over the past half-century. This event was hosted by the New York Public Library. 3:35 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. History of Hawaii and Sugar ; Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar ... Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar industry. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
9:12 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. Detroit Bankruptcy and Recovery ; Kevyn Orr gave the keynote address at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s its spring ... Kevyn Orr gave the keynote address at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s its spring meeting. He talked about Detroit’s financial challenges since filing for bankruptcy on July 18, 2013. In his brief remarks, he talked about the resilience of the city’s residents and said Detroit is a “city on its way to a renaissance.” 4:03 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. History of Detectives and Private Investigation ; ; Beverly Gage and Jeffrey McClurken were interviewed about the history of detectives and private ... Beverly Gage and Jeffrey McClurken were interviewed about the history of detectives and private investigation in the United States. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
9:43 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 2012 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 28, 2012 Representative Bobby Rush (D-IL) wore a hoodie to memorialize Florida teen Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed in an altercation. Since House rules prohibit the wearing of hats, Representative Rush was escorted from the House floor.
4:33 AM EDT Approx. 26 min. History of Islam in America ; ; Denise Spellberg and Kambiz Ghaneabassiri were interviewed about the history of Islam in the ... Denise Spellberg and Kambiz Ghaneabassiri were interviewed about the history of Islam in the United States. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
9:46 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. Keith Laing on Airport Security ; Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about ... Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about a Hawaiian Airlines flight from San Jose to Hawaii in which a 16-year old stowed away in the landing gear of a Boeing 767, and a 2013 shooting at Los Angeles International Airport. 5:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. 1964 Mississippi Summer Project Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter ... Three participants in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project, a coordinated African American voter registration effort between several Southern civil rights organizations, talked about their experiences. They spoke at the Organization of American Historians 2014 meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
9:51 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. LAX Shooting and Airport Emergency Response Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and ... Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and the American Federation of Government Employees testified at a field hearing at LAX on preparing for and responding to emergencies at airports. The hearing was held primarily in response to the November 2013 shooting at LAX. LAX Chief of Police Patrick Gannon told committee members that having an armed officer at the scene of the shooting probably would not have prevented it from happening. TSA Administrator John Pistole said that more than a dozen new security measures had been adopted since the shooting, but emergency communications remained an area of concern. 6:35 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. History of Hawaii and Sugar ; Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar ... Gregory Rosenthal was interviewed about Hawaiian history, labor, and the Hawaiian sugar industry. This interview took place at the 2014 meeting of the Organization of American Historians in Atlanta, Georgia.
11:11 PM EDT Approx. 7 min. We The People, Genetically Modified? Andrew Demeter’s We the People, Genetically Modified? was the high school Central ... Andrew Demeter’s We the People, Genetically Modified? was the high school Central Division first prize-winner in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. He was a 10th grader at Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin in Chardon, Ohio.

C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest is an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produce a documentary on a specific theme. In the 2014 contest, participants were asked, “What’s the most important issue Congress should consider in 2014?”

The local cable company was Time Warner.
11:19 PM EDT Approx. 42 min. Larry Summers on U.S. Economy ; ; Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers ... Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers talked about the economy, the deficit and education. Export-Import Bank President Fred Hochberg delivered introductory remarks. Mr. summers said that people are too concerned with the deficit and should instead be concerned with broader economic growth. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods.
12:03 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. ABC v. Aereo Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. In 2012 Aereo launched a service ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. In 2012 Aereo launched a service that lets consumers remotely record and watch local broadcast TV on computers, iPads, and smartphones using a system of miniature antennas. The Court was to decide if Aereo’s technology, offered on a commercial basis to the general public, was more like individual home recordings, which is not an infringement on copyright, or more like an unauthorized retransmission of copyrighted programming, which is an infringement.

This program contains the audio recording released by the court. Still images of participants were shown on the screen as they spoke. Justice Thomas did not speak.
1:09 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. Supreme Court Oral Argument Reactions ; On the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court, representatives from both sides reacted following oral ... On the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court, representatives from both sides reacted following oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. The case involved the issue of whether or not Aereo’s antenna service, which converts and streams broadcast TV content to subscribers, was a copyright infringement.
1:13 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. Conversation with Jay Carney ; Jay Carney spoke with students at George Washington University’s School of Media and Public ... Jay Carney spoke with students at George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs about his work as White House press secretary. Major Garrett moderated. Among other topics Mr. Carney answered questions about his journalism background, social media, the initial difficulties with the Healthcare.gov Web site, Russia, and his favorite character on the television show “West Wing.” Among his comments he said that he believed the most “substantive and challenging interview President Obama had in 2012 was with "Daily Show” host Jon Stewart.
1:15 AM EDT Approx. 30 min. Detroit Bankruptcy and Recovery ; Kevyn Orr gave the keynote address at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s its spring ... Kevyn Orr gave the keynote address at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s its spring meeting. He talked about Detroit’s financial challenges since filing for bankruptcy on July 18, 2013. In his brief remarks, he talked about the resilience of the city’s residents and said Detroit is a “city on its way to a renaissance.”
1:46 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 2012 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 28, 2012 Representative Bobby Rush (D-IL) wore a hoodie to memorialize Florida teen Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed in an altercation. Since House rules prohibit the wearing of hats, Representative Rush was escorted from the House floor.
1:49 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. Keith Laing on Airport Security ; Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about ... Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about a Hawaiian Airlines flight from San Jose to Hawaii in which a 16-year old stowed away in the landing gear of a Boeing 767, and a 2013 shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.
1:54 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. LAX Shooting and Airport Emergency Response Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and ... Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and the American Federation of Government Employees testified at a field hearing at LAX on preparing for and responding to emergencies at airports. The hearing was held primarily in response to the November 2013 shooting at LAX. LAX Chief of Police Patrick Gannon told committee members that having an armed officer at the scene of the shooting probably would not have prevented it from happening. TSA Administrator John Pistole said that more than a dozen new security measures had been adopted since the shooting, but emergency communications remained an area of concern.
3:14 AM EDT Approx. 7 min. We The People, Genetically Modified? Andrew Demeter’s We the People, Genetically Modified? was the high school Central ... Andrew Demeter’s We the People, Genetically Modified? was the high school Central Division first prize-winner in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. He was a 10th grader at Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin in Chardon, Ohio.

C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest is an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produce a documentary on a specific theme. In the 2014 contest, participants were asked, “What’s the most important issue Congress should consider in 2014?”

The local cable company was Time Warner.
3:22 AM EDT Approx. 42 min. Larry Summers on U.S. Economy ; ; Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers ... Larry Summers spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Summers talked about the economy, the deficit and education. Export-Import Bank President Fred Hochberg delivered introductory remarks. Mr. summers said that people are too concerned with the deficit and should instead be concerned with broader economic growth. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods.
4:05 AM EDT Approx. 43 min. Cabinet Secretaries on Trade Policy Ernest Moniz, Penny Pritzker, and Tom Vilsack spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank conference in ... Ernest Moniz, Penny Pritzker, and Tom Vilsack spoke at the 2014 Export-Import Bank conference in Washington, D.C. They spoke about about the need for opening up trade channels and selling US products to other countries, and said other countries would fill the trade voids left by the U.S. The Export-Import Bank provides financial backing to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods. The end of the program showed scenes of the audience.
4:49 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Supreme Court Transparency Supreme Court reporters, former law clerks, and scholars talked about increasing transparency in ... Supreme Court reporters, former law clerks, and scholars talked about increasing transparency in the U.S. Supreme Court. They focused on ways the Court could modernize, including cameras in the courtroom, a bigger online presence, and more openness regarding justices' finances, health, public events, and periodic recusals.

This was part of an event called “Sunshine Week,” a national project to promote dialogue about the importance of open government and freedom of information. It was held at New York University’s D.C. campus. 
5:59 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. ABC v. Aereo Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. In 2012 Aereo launched a service ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in ABC v. Aereo. In 2012 Aereo launched a service that lets consumers remotely record and watch local broadcast TV on computers, iPads, and smartphones using a system of miniature antennas. The Court was to decide if Aereo’s technology, offered on a commercial basis to the general public, was more like individual home recordings, which is not an infringement on copyright, or more like an unauthorized retransmission of copyrighted programming, which is an infringement.

This program contains the audio recording released by the court. Still images of participants were shown on the screen as they spoke. Justice Thomas did not speak.