C-SPAN Schedule

< Sunday, April 6 >

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3:00 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. LIVE Open Phones Nancy Calo; Steven Scully; Sean Sullivan Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on congressional budget plans for fiscal year 2015 ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on congressional budget plans for fiscal year 2015 and their impact on the 2014 midterm elections. Throughout the program Sean Sullivan reviewed the previous week in Congress, and previewed the upcoming week. Topics included House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) fiscal year 2015 budget, the deadline of the Affordable Care Act, and the Supreme Court’s campaign finance ruling.

At the conclusion of the program, C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning talk shows.
2:50 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Book Discussion on Living with Lynching Korthia Mitchell; Sibyl Moses Korthia Mitchell talked about her book, Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, ... Korthia Mitchell talked about her book, Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890-1930, in which she discusses the way lynching was depicted in plays and other performances in African-American communities during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. She argued that these public depictions of lynching helped African-American families understand and survive through that brutal period in American history. Professor Mitchell spoke at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. 2:00 AM AKDT 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.
4:05 AM AKDT Approx. 42 min. LIVE High-Frequency Trading Roben Farzad; Steven Scully Roben Farzad talked about the practice of high-frequency trading, which involves using advanced ... Roben Farzad talked about the practice of high-frequency trading, which involves using advanced computer algorithms and ultra-high speed data networks to execute trades. Mr. Farzad defined it as “putting out millions of trades through milliseconds to exploit minute movements....If you throw enough money at it, ...you an make a ton of money.” Attorney General Eric Holder announced a Department of Justice investigation of high-frequency trading to see whether it violates insider trading laws. Much of the interview focused on Michael Lewis' book on the subject, Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt, and a portion of a C-SPAN interview with Mr. Lewis was shown. 3:53 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Copyright for Writers Marie Breaux Marie Breaux talked about the history of authors' rights and argued that copyright law would ... Marie Breaux talked about the history of authors' rights and argued that copyright law would likely need to be revised due to the creation of Creative Commons and other platforms. This event was part of the annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival. 3:34 AM AKDT Approx. 24 min. Jennifer Keene and Christopher Capozzola on World War I Christopher Capozzola; Jennifer Keene; Bill Scanlan Historians Jennifer Keene and Christopher Capozzola talked about the global ramifications of World ... Historians Jennifer Keene and Christopher Capozzola talked about the global ramifications of World War I. This interview was conducted at the 2014 American Historical Association conference in Washington, DC.
4:50 AM AKDT Approx. 46 min. LIVE Afghan Presidential Election Kim Gamel; Michael E. O'Hanlon; Steven Scully Michael O’Hanlon talked about what the Afghan presidential elections meant for U.S.-Afghan ... Michael O’Hanlon talked about what the Afghan presidential elections meant for U.S.-Afghan relations and for U.S. troops remaining in the country beyond 2014. Afghans went to the polls the previous day to choose the country’s next president. Kim Gamel also spoke by phone from Kabul, Afghanistan about the elections.

At the end of the program, C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed Sunday morning talk shows.
5:16 AM AKDT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Defiant Duane D. Thiessen; Alvin Townley Alvin Townley talked about his book Defiant: The POWs Who Endured Vietnam’s Most Infamous ... Alvin Townley talked about his book Defiant: The POWs Who Endured Vietnam’s Most Infamous Prison, the Women Who Fought for Them, and the One Who Never Returned. In his book he recounts the imprisonment of American soldiers in Hanoi during the Vietnam War, namely eleven men who were singled out by the North Vietnamese as leaders of a resistance movement. The author reports that these men, dubbed the “Alcatraz Eleven,” were placed in solitary cells, where they faced repeated physical and mental torture. Ten of the soldiers returned home, including future Senator Jerry Denton and Congressman Sam Johnson. Alvin Townley spoke at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida. 4:00 AM AKDT Approx. 50 min. Book Discussion on The Dead Hand David E. Hoffman David Hoffman talked about his book The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race ... David Hoffman talked about his book The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy (Doubleday; September 22, 2009). In his book David Hoffman, former Moscow bureau chief for the Washington Post, recounts the final decade of the Cold War and the nuclear and biological munitions that remained following the collapse of the Soviet Union. With new information culled largely from the author’s discovery of the papers of Vitaly Leonidivich Katayev, a staff member of the Central Committee who had a “front row seat” in all arms race-related discussions, Mr. Hoffman showed the disparity between the American perspective and Russian reality. In his presentation Mr. Hoffman focused on Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev’s disinterest in creating a Stars Wars program that would rival President Reagan’s, the Soviet Union’s foray into biological warfare, and the ‘Dead Hand’ program that would automatically respond to a nuclear strike regardless of whether any Soviet leaders were alive to command it. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
This noon book discussion was co-sponsored by the Cold War International History Project and the Kennan Institute at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. on October 19, 2009.
David Hoffman is a contributing editor at the Washington Post where he was formerly a White House correspondent and Moscow bureau chief. He is the author of The Oligarchs: Wealth and Power in the New Russia.
5:39 AM AKDT Approx. 20 min. LIVE Open Phones Steven Scully Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Senate’s scheduled vote the next day on ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Senate’s scheduled vote the next day on a five-month extension of long-term unemployment benefits. 6:04 AM AKDT Approx. 1 min. Book TV in Bend, Oregon C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.

Programs included in the Book TV segment were:

Book Discussion on Bong Hits 4 Jesus 318240-1

Atelier 6000 Printmaking and Book Arts Studio 318243-1

Book Discussion on Homestead 318241-1

Book Discussion on Gather at the Table 318242-1
4:51 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Letter from Birmingham Jail Reflection Panelists talked about the historical, cultural, theological, literary and political significance ... Panelists talked about the historical, cultural, theological, literary and political significance Martin Luther King Jr.'s “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” as well as how far we have come as a nation and how much remains to be done.
5:59 AM AKDT Approx. 31 min. Newsmakers with Jason Furman Jason Furman, the chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, talked about the ... Jason Furman, the chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, talked about the latest jobs report, the debate on raising the minimum wage, income inequality, and the Affordable Care Act. He was interviewed by remote video from the grounds of the White House. After the interview, the reporters in the studio discussed his responses with the host. 6:05 AM AKDT Approx. 18 min. Book Discussion on Bong Hits 4 Jesus James Foster James Foster talked about his book, Bong Hits 4 Jesus: A Perfect Constitutional Storm in ... James Foster talked about his book, Bong Hits 4 Jesus: A Perfect Constitutional Storm in Alaska’s Capital, in which he discusses Morse v. Frederick, the Supreme Court case that addressed free speech in an American high school. In January 2002, as the Olympic torch was being carried down the main street of Juneau, Alaska, High School senior Joseph Frederick unraveled a banner reading “BONG HITS 4 JESUS.” The principal, Deborah Morse, ordered Frederick to immediately take down the banner. He refused saying that Morse was violating his First Amendment rights.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
6:01 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Hampton Roads Conference of 1865 James B. Conroy James B. Conroy talked about his book, Our One Common Country: Abraham Lincoln and the Hampton ... James B. Conroy talked about his book, Our One Common Country: Abraham Lincoln and the Hampton Roads Peace Conference of 1865, in which he describes what happened when leaders from both sides came together to try to end the hostilities. Mr. Conroy argued that while given short shrift or overlooked by many historians, the Hampton Roads Conference of 1865 was a crucial turning point in the Civil War. He used many slides during this Museum of the Confederacy book talk.
6:33 AM AKDT Approx. 2 hr. 34 min. General Motors Ignition Switch Recall General Motors CEO Mary Barra and David Friedman, acting administrator of the National Highway ... General Motors CEO Mary Barra and David Friedman, acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, testified at a hearing on the automaker’s ignition switch recall. The defect was linked to at least a dozen deaths.

Ms. Barra in her opening statement apologized to the public, victims, and families of victims, and said that she and the company were committed to doing the right thing. She also announced that she had launched an internal inquiry and that people would be held accountable when the investigation was completed. Among other changes, Ms. Barra said GM had hired compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg to handle damage control and dealing with victims with regard to potential funds and liabilities.

David Friedman told the committee that NHTSA also had an open investigation on what went wrong and whether or not GM failed to relay critical information to the agency concerning the faulty switches.
6:24 AM AKDT Approx. 19 min. Book Discussion on Homestead Jane Kirkpatrick Jane Kirkpatrick talked about her book, Homestead: Modern Pioneers Pursuing the Edge of ... Jane Kirkpatrick talked about her book, Homestead: Modern Pioneers Pursuing the Edge of Possibility, in which she recounts the journey she and her husband undertook to become modern pioneers. Following a family tragedy, Jane and her husband Jerry quit their jobs, purchased a plot of land two and a half hours outside of Bend, Oregon, and decided to try to make a living as modern pioneers. For the next 27 years, Jane and her husband lived in eastern Oregon, experiencing many challenges including flood, fire, and a plane crash.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
7:35 AM AKDT Approx. 22 min. Dana Weiner on 19th Century California Discriminatory Laws Dana Elizabeth Weiner Historian Dana Weiner talked about her research on California’s 19th century discriminatory ... Historian Dana Weiner talked about her research on California’s 19th century discriminatory “Black Laws.” This interview was conducted at the 2014 American Historical Association conference in Washington, DC.
9:07 AM AKDT Approx. 39 min. News Conference on General Motors Ignition Switch Recall Family members of people who were killed in crashes caused by General Motors' cars with defective ... Family members of people who were killed in crashes caused by General Motors' cars with defective ignition switches held a news conference prior to a House investigative hearing on the recall of those vehicles. They were joined by former National Highway Traffic Safety Administrator Joan Claybrook, and Representatives Henry Waxman and Diana Degette and Senators Richard Blumenthal and Ed Markey. 6:43 AM AKDT Approx. 15 min. Book Discussion on Gather at the Table Thomas Norman DeWolf Tom DeWolf talked about the book, Gather at the Table: The Healing Journey of a Daughter of ... Tom DeWolf talked about the book, Gather at the Table: The Healing Journey of a Daughter of Slavery and a Son of the Slave Trade, in which he and his co-author, Sharon Morgan, tell the story of two people confronting the legacy of slavery and racism in America. DeWolf is the descendent of one of the largest slave trading families in U.S. history and Morgan is a descendent of slaves. Over a three year period, they traveled to visit each other’s families, went to ancestral towns and historic sites while engaging in conversation on how race has impacted their lives.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
8:00 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Muckraking Journalist Jacob Riis and Gilded Age New York City Daniel Czitrom Professor Daniel Czitrom talked about progressive era muckraking journalist and reformer Jacob ... Professor Daniel Czitrom talked about progressive era muckraking journalist and reformer Jacob Riis. Mr. Riis' photos of conditions in New York City tenement housing during the Gilded Age were used to lobby for reform. This lecture was from a course titled, “America 1900.”
9:46 AM AKDT Approx. 7 min. Mary Barra on General Motors Ignition Switch Recall Mary Barra General Motors CEO Mary Barra spoke with reporters and answered questions following her testimony ... General Motors CEO Mary Barra spoke with reporters and answered questions following her testimony before a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing. 7:29 AM AKDT Approx. 29 min. After Words with Walid Phares Joshua Muravchik; Walid Phares Walid Phares talked about his book, The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and ... Walid Phares talked about his book, The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and Catastrophes to Avoid, in which he argues that the U.S. has been making policy missteps in the Middle East, as a result oil company influence. In the book, he analyzes the events of the Arab Spring and asserts that Washington entered the conflicts too late and supported the wrong side. He talked about the potential for a major breakdown in Middle East policymaking for Western nations and explained what policy changes he believes should be made. He spoke with Joshua Muravchik of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. 9:14 AM AKDT Approx. 6 min. Socialist Labor Party Candidate Frank T. Johns Nate Pederson Nate Pedersen talked about Socialist Labor Party candidate Frank T. Johns, and visited the site in ... Nate Pedersen talked about Socialist Labor Party candidate Frank T. Johns, and visited the site in Bend, Oregon where he died in 1928. Johns was giving a stump speech in Bend when a boy fell into the Deschutes River and was taken downstream. Johns stopped his speech, and jumped into the water to save him and they were both swept away by the current. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
9:54 AM AKDT Approx. 1 min. General Motors Ignition Switch Recall A Senate subcommittee hearing was held on General Motors' and the National Highway Traffic Safety ... A Senate subcommittee hearing was held on General Motors' and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s handling of ignition switch complaints in GM cars that had resulted in over a dozen deaths and the delay in recalling over two million vehicles. GM chief executive officer Mary Barra said that the cars could be driven safely if the ignition key was used alone but owners could get a loaner vehicle while waiting for repairs. She said that no decisions had been made about compensating victims but GM had hired Kenneth Feinberg to assess the situation. NHTSA acting administrator David Friedman testified that the agency was conducting an investigation to determine what went wrong with safety procedures and whether GM failed to relay critical information on the defect to the agency in a timely manner. 8:00 AM AKDT Approx. 2 hr. 59 min. LIVE In Depth with Bing West Bing West; Peter Slen Author and military strategist Bing West spoke about his life and career. The former assistant ... Author and military strategist Bing West spoke about his life and career. The former assistant secretary of defense. former RAND analyst, and current member of the Council on Foreign Relations talked about topics including the Middle East conflict, counterinsurgency, and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He also responded to Facebook comments, e-mails, tweets, and telephone calls divided between veterans and non-veterans. 

Bing West has written or co-written seven non-fiction books: Small Unit Action in Vietnam: Summer 1966; The Village; The March Up: Taking Baghdad with the United States Marines; No True Glory: A Frontline Account of the Battle for Fallujah; The Strongest Tribe: War, Politics and the End Game in Iraq; The Wrong War: Grit, Strategy and the Way Out of Afghanistan; and Into the Fire: A First-hand Account of the Most Extraordinary Battle of the Afghan War.
9:20 AM AKDT Approx. 34 min. Recovering Lost World War II Pilot Bryan Bender Bryan Bender talked about his time following a group of military anthropologists as they searched ... Bryan Bender talked about his time following a group of military anthropologists as they searched the jungles of the Pacific for the remains of a downed World War II pilot. He compared the war experiences of the lost pilot to those of the leader of the expedition, an Iraq war veteran. Mr. Bender argued that the differences and similarities between these two soldiers reflect how war has changed since World War II.
9:58 AM AKDT Approx. 3 hr. 5 min. Benghazi Consulate Attack Investigation Former CIA Director Mike Morell testified at a House Select Intelligence committee hearing on ... Former CIA Director Mike Morell testified at a House Select Intelligence committee hearing on allegations that he misled Congress over the White House’s role in crafting the “talking points” related to the September 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. 

The former CIA director denied misleading Congress, saying, “We did not deliberately downplay the role of terrorists in the Benghazi attack in our analysis or in the talking points,” although he said there were some things he “should have done differently.” Morell also said he did not know the talking points would be used by UN Ambassador Susan Rice on Sunday talk shows. Chair Mike Rogers (R-MI) argued the talking points “did not reflect the best information available” and were misleading.
11:00 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Book Discussion on Capitalism: A Ghost Story Arundhati Roy Arundhati Roy talked about her book, Capitalism: A Ghost Story, in which she discusses the ... Arundhati Roy talked about her book, Capitalism: A Ghost Story, in which she discusses the impact of economic globalization on Third World countries. She argues that the exploitation of workers on the margins of the global capitalist system goes largely unnoticed, even though the negative impact is huge. Ms. Roy spoke at an event hosted by the New School in New York City. 10:00 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. American History TV in Bend, Oregon C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.

Programs included in the American History TV segment were:


John Fremont’s Oregon Expedition 318253-1

Bend Emblem 318256-1

Bend, Oregon’s Lumber Industry 318251-1

Developing Bend, Oregon’s Mill District 318445-1

Deschutes Railroad War 318254-1

Socialist Labor Party Candidate Frank T. Johns 318252-1

W.A. Laidlaw and the Tumalo Dam 318255-1
1:04 PM AKDT Approx. 44 min. Afghan Presidential Election Kim Gamel; Michael E. O'Hanlon; Steven Scully Michael O’Hanlon talked about what the Afghan presidential elections meant for U.S.-Afghan ... Michael O’Hanlon talked about what the Afghan presidential elections meant for U.S.-Afghan relations and for U.S. troops remaining in the country beyond 2014. Afghans went to the polls the previous day to choose the country’s next president. Kim Gamel also spoke by phone from Kabul, Afghanistan about the elections.

At the end of the program, C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed Sunday morning talk shows.
12:33 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. Book Discussion on The Future of the Mind Michio Kaku Michio Kaku talked about his book, The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, ... Michio Kaku talked about his book, The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind, in which he discusses the latest advances in brain science. He said that our understanding of the brain and technological advancements make it possible to record our memories and dreams, communicate telepathically, and control robots with our minds. Professor Kaku spoke at an event hosted by Rainy Day Books in Kansas City, Missouri. 10:01 AM AKDT Approx. 13 min. John Fremont's Oregon Expedition Loren Irving Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central ... Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central Oregon. Fremont was an American military officer tapped to map and describe the Oregon Trail in the 1840s. Once he completed his journey, Fremont decided to continue his travels south through Central Oregon, Nevada and California. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
1:50 PM AKDT Approx. 7 min. David Drucker on Congressional Agenda David Drucker David Drucker talked about the week ahead in Congress. David Drucker talked about the week ahead in Congress. 1:52 PM AKDT Approx. 13 min. Atelier 6000 Printmaking and Book Arts Studio Sandy Anderson; Ron Schultz; Julie Winter Interim Executive Director Julie Winter talked about Atelier 6000, Bend, Oregon’s local ... Interim Executive Director Julie Winter talked about Atelier 6000, Bend, Oregon’s local printmaking and book arts studio, where local authors and artists come together to combine text and art in a unique way. Ms. Winter explained the mission of Atelier 6000 and spoke about the benefits of having books put together by hand. Local printmaker and illustrator Ron Schultz, and author Sandy Anderson also spoke about the studio.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
10:15 AM AKDT Approx. 3 min. Bend Emblem Kelly Cannon-Miller Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum, talked about the Bend ... Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum, talked about the Bend Emblem, which was created as the city logo 100 years ago by the Bend Emblem Club. Club members swore an oath to wear a pin emblazoned with the image until the town reached 100,000 inhabitants. They also employed creative marketing tactics to promote the city. In 2014, the population is nearly 80,000 and the logo shows up all over the city.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
2:00 PM AKDT Approx. 31 min. Newsmakers with Jason Furman Jason Furman, the chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, talked about the ... Jason Furman, the chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, talked about the latest jobs report, the debate on raising the minimum wage, income inequality, and the Affordable Care Act. He was interviewed by remote video from the grounds of the White House. After the interview, the reporters in the studio discussed his responses with the host. 2:06 PM AKDT Approx. 9 min. Book Discussion on Game Plan Kevin Freeman; Peter Slen Kevin Freeman talked about his book, Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming ... Kevin Freeman talked about his book, Game Plan: How to Protect Yourself from the Coming Cyber-Economic Attack, in which he discusses the threat of economic terrorism and suggests ways for Americans to protect themselves. He was interviewed at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, DC. 10:19 AM AKDT Approx. 13 min. Bend, Oregon's Lumber Industry Kelly Cannon-Miller Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum talked about Bend, ... Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum talked about Bend, Oregon’s origins as a mill town, explained what life was like while the mills were in operation, and discussed the impact of their closing. Two of the largest lumber mills of their time were located in Bend. Brooks-Scanlon and Shevlin-Hixon opened in 1916 and were located on opposite sides of the Deschutes River in Bend. Both mills were a major part of the city’s economy during much of the 20th century. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
2:34 PM AKDT Approx. 2 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1995 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 January 4, 1995, after 40 years of Democratic control of the House, Democratic leader Dick Gephardt of Missouri talked about the peaceful transition of power as he handed the gavel to incoming Republican Speaker Newt Gingrich of Georgia, whose “Contract With America” campaign resulted in a Republican majority.
2:16 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Book Discussion on Citizen Explorer Jared Orsi Jared Orsi talked about his book, Citizen Explorer: The Life of Zebulon Pike, in which he ... Jared Orsi talked about his book, Citizen Explorer: The Life of Zebulon Pike, in which he recounts the life of explorer Zebulon Pike, the namesake of Pikes Peak in the Rocky Mountains. In his book, the author reports on Pike’s numerous expeditions, including the search for the headwaters of the Mississippi, Arkansas, and Red Rivers. Jared Orsi spoke at the Denver Public Library. 10:34 AM AKDT Approx. 1 min. Developing Bend, Oregon's Mill District William Smith Bend developer Bill Smith talked about how Bend, Oregon has recreated itself after its two mills ... Bend developer Bill Smith talked about how Bend, Oregon has recreated itself after its two mills shut down, and how the city has survived without the lumber mills.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
2:37 PM AKDT Approx. 58 min. McCutcheon v. FEC Oral Argument Justices heard oral arguments in the case McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission which ... Justices heard oral arguments in the case McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission which focused on campaign finance rules and caps on campaign funding. Among the issues addressed in the case were political influence exerted by wealthy donors, appropriate limits to aggregate campaign spending, and various means of campaign spending. 3:34 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Book Discussion on Sliver of Light Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, and Sarah Shourd talked about their book, A Sliver of Light: Three ... Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, and Sarah Shourd talked about their book, A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran, in which they tell their story of being captured and imprisoned by the Iranians after hiking in Iraqi Kurdistan in 2009. All three were charged with spying and entering Iran illegally. Sarah Shourd was held for a year before being released on bail, while Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal remained in prisonuntil 2011. All three said they experienced psychological torture and extreme isolation while in prison. This event was hosted by the Sixth and I Historic Synagogue in Washington, DC. 10:35 AM AKDT Approx. 7 min. Deschutes Railroad War Martin Hansen Railroad historian and attorney Martin Hansen talks about the Deschutes Railroad War, the race ... Railroad historian and attorney Martin Hansen talks about the Deschutes Railroad War, the race between two railroad barons to build a railroad line through central Oregon. James Hill and Edward Herriman began building competing lines to cross over the Crooked River Gorge just north of Bend, Oregon in 1909. James Hill arrived first and nailed the golden spike at the Train Depot in Bend. The “Hill” line opened Bend for the lumber industry and made it possible to transport thousands of pounds of lumber from that part of the state.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
3:36 PM AKDT Approx. 19 min. Supreme Court Campaign Finance Decision Chuck E. Schumer; Sheldon Whitehouse Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) reacted to the Supreme Court ruling in ... Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) reacted to the Supreme Court ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC, which struck down overall limits on campaign contributions. 4:55 PM AKDT Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published A list of new books being released the week of April 7, 2014 was shown. A list of new books being released the week of April 7, 2014 was shown. 10:44 AM AKDT Approx. 6 min. Socialist Labor Party Candidate Frank T. Johns Nate Pederson Nate Pedersen talked about Socialist Labor Party candidate Frank T. Johns, and visited the site in ... Nate Pedersen talked about Socialist Labor Party candidate Frank T. Johns, and visited the site in Bend, Oregon where he died in 1928. Johns was giving a stump speech in Bend when a boy fell into the Deschutes River and was taken downstream. Johns stopped his speech, and jumped into the water to save him and they were both swept away by the current. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
4:00 PM AKDT Approx. 59 min. LIVE Q&A with Matt Taibbi Brian Lamb; Matt Taibbi Matt Taibbi talked about his book, The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth ... Matt Taibbi talked about his book, The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap. He detailed many of the problems surrounding Wall Street, including the questionable acts of some of the notable banking CEOs such as Richard Fuld, formerly of Lehman Brothers, and Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase. He contrasted the lack of prosecution and jail time they and others in their income bracket face in comparison to those who cannot afford the high-priced legal teams those people hire. He also talked about the controversial situations he has gotten himself into, like throwing a pie spiked with horse semen into a New York Times editor’s face; writing “The 52 Funniest Things About the Upcoming Death of the Pope” in 2005; and his article “Death of a Douche” on the day of conservative reporter Andrew Breitbart’s death in 2012. He described his career as a Rolling Stone journalist and his new venture as an editor and writer for a startup online publication by First Look Media. 4:58 PM AKDT Approx. 1 min. Upcoming Book TV Events Events Book TV would be covering April 9 and 10, 2014, were shown. Events Book TV would be covering April 9 and 10, 2014, were shown. 10:51 AM AKDT Approx. 9 min. W.A. Laidlaw and the Tumalo Dam Mike Berry Deschutes County Surveyor Mike Berry visited the failed Tumalo Reservoir and talked about W.A. ... Deschutes County Surveyor Mike Berry visited the failed Tumalo Reservoir and talked about W.A. Laidlaw and the Tumalo Dam. In the early 20th century W.A. Laidlaw promised hundreds of settlers in Deschutes County that he could irrigate the land around Bend using funds from the Federal Carey Act. Laidlaw failed to uphold his promise and left the area with little money. The state then stepped in and tried to build a reservoir to help irrigate the land in what is now known as Tumalo. The state was never able to successfully irrigate the land promised by Laidlaw, leaving hundreds of settlers without farmable land.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
5:01 PM AKDT Approx. 33 min. Question Time David Cameron Prime Minister David Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition ... Prime Minister David Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition on a range of issues. Topics included the privatization of the United Kingdom postal service and a variety of other domestic issues. 5:00 PM AKDT Approx. 57 min. After Words with Zachary Karabell Zachary Karabell; Kimberly A. Strassel Zachary Karabell talked about his book, The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers ... Zachary Karabell talked about his book, The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers that Rule Our World, in which he argues that gross national product, balance of trade, unemployment, inflation, and consumer confidence should no longer be the primary basis for business plans or monetary policy. He argued that the information revolution has made considerably more data available. He spoke with Wall Street Journal reporter Kimberly Strassel. 11:01 AM AKDT Approx. 55 min. Library of Congress Lincoln Collection Michelle A. Krowl Library of Congress Civil War manuscripts specialist Michelle Krowl presented selected documents ... Library of Congress Civil War manuscripts specialist Michelle Krowl presented selected documents and objects from the library’s Lincoln collection. He spoke at the 2013 Lincoln Forum Symposium in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
5:36 PM AKDT Approx. 44 min. Afghan Presidential Election Kim Gamel; Michael E. O'Hanlon; Steven Scully Michael O’Hanlon talked about what the Afghan presidential elections meant for U.S.-Afghan ... Michael O’Hanlon talked about what the Afghan presidential elections meant for U.S.-Afghan relations and for U.S. troops remaining in the country beyond 2014. Afghans went to the polls the previous day to choose the country’s next president. Kim Gamel also spoke by phone from Kabul, Afghanistan about the elections.

At the end of the program, C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed Sunday morning talk shows.
5:58 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Book Discussion on The Israeli Solution Caroline Glick Caroline Glick talked about her book, The Israeli Solution: A One-State Plan for Peace in the ... Caroline Glick talked about her book, The Israeli Solution: A One-State Plan for Peace in the Middle East, in which she argues that the U.S. pursuit of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict has failed and is based on Palestinian claims to land that are unfounded. She said that the U.S. should push for a one-state solution, with Israel having sovereignty over the entire West Bank. This event was hosted by the David Horowitz Freedom Center in Los Angeles. 12:01 PM AKDT Approx. 20 min. 1965 Film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of ... The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of American aviation and the influence of science and technology on its advancement. The film includes interviews with Generals James Doolittle, Benjamin Foulois, and Bernard Schriever.
6:21 PM AKDT Approx. 37 min. High-Frequency Trading Roben Farzad; Steven Scully Roben Farzad talked about the practice of high-frequency trading, which involves using advanced ... Roben Farzad talked about the practice of high-frequency trading, which involves using advanced computer algorithms and ultra-high speed data networks to execute trades. Mr. Farzad defined it as “putting out millions of trades through milliseconds to exploit minute movements....If you throw enough money at it, ...you an make a ton of money.” Attorney General Eric Holder announced a Department of Justice investigation of high-frequency trading to see whether it violates insider trading laws. Much of the interview focused on Michael Lewis' book on the subject, Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt, and a portion of a C-SPAN interview with Mr. Lewis was shown. 7:02 PM AKDT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Just Say Yes Charlie Rose; Bernard Schwartz Bernard Schwartz, who grew up in Depression-era Brooklyn and later became the CEO of Loral ... Bernard Schwartz, who grew up in Depression-era Brooklyn and later became the CEO of Loral Corporation, a defense electronics firm, talked about his book, Just Say Yes: What I’ve Learned About Life, Luck, and the Pursuit of Opportunity, in which he talks about his life as well as U.S. economic policy. During this event held at the New-York Historical Society, Mr. Schwartz spoke with Charlie Rose. 12:22 PM AKDT Approx. 12 min. 1958 Pan Am Film 6 1/2 Magic Hours 6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the ... 6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the dawn of the jet age.
7:00 PM AKDT Approx. 59 min. Q&A with Matt Taibbi Brian Lamb; Matt Taibbi Matt Taibbi talked about his book, The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth ... Matt Taibbi talked about his book, The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap. He detailed many of the problems surrounding Wall Street, including the questionable acts of some of the notable banking CEOs such as Richard Fuld, formerly of Lehman Brothers, and Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase. He contrasted the lack of prosecution and jail time they and others in their income bracket face in comparison to those who cannot afford the high-priced legal teams those people hire. He also talked about the controversial situations he has gotten himself into, like throwing a pie spiked with horse semen into a New York Times editor’s face; writing “The 52 Funniest Things About the Upcoming Death of the Pope” in 2005; and his article “Death of a Douche” on the day of conservative reporter Andrew Breitbart’s death in 2012. He described his career as a Rolling Stone journalist and his new venture as an editor and writer for a startup online publication by First Look Media. 7:56 PM AKDT Approx. 1 min. Upcoming Book TV Events Events Book TV would be covering April 9 and 10, 2014, were shown. Events Book TV would be covering April 9 and 10, 2014, were shown. 12:36 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Amelia Earhart Expedition Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the ... Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. TIGHAR began investigating the disappearance in 1988. They also spoke about TIGHAR’s upcoming expedition to Nikumaroro Island in the Republic of Kiribati, where Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan are believed to have landed and ultimately perished as castaways.
8:02 PM AKDT Approx. 33 min. Question Time David Cameron Prime Minister David Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition ... Prime Minister David Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition on a range of issues. Topics included the privatization of the United Kingdom postal service and a variety of other domestic issues. 7:58 PM AKDT Approx. 2 hr. 59 min. In Depth with Bing West Bing West; Peter Slen Author and military strategist Bing West spoke about his life and career. The former assistant ... Author and military strategist Bing West spoke about his life and career. The former assistant secretary of defense. former RAND analyst, and current member of the Council on Foreign Relations talked about topics including the Middle East conflict, counterinsurgency, and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He also responded to Facebook comments, e-mails, tweets, and telephone calls divided between veterans and non-veterans. 

Bing West has written or co-written seven non-fiction books: Small Unit Action in Vietnam: Summer 1966; The Village; The March Up: Taking Baghdad with the United States Marines; No True Glory: A Frontline Account of the Battle for Fallujah; The Strongest Tribe: War, Politics and the End Game in Iraq; The Wrong War: Grit, Strategy and the Way Out of Afghanistan; and Into the Fire: A First-hand Account of the Most Extraordinary Battle of the Afghan War.
2:01 PM AKDT Approx. 26 min. Fraunces Tavern Museum Jessica Baldwin Phillips Jessica Baldwin Phillips toured the Fraunces Tavern Museum on the southern tip of Manhattan, and ... Jessica Baldwin Phillips toured the Fraunces Tavern Museum on the southern tip of Manhattan, and talked about the history of the reconstructed 1719 building where General George Washington bid farewell to his officers in 1783.
10:19 PM AKDT Approx. 21 min. Department of Justice Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request Attorney General Eric Holder and Inspector General Michael Horowitz testified on their ... Attorney General Eric Holder and Inspector General Michael Horowitz testified on their department’s fiscal year 2015 budget request, which totaled $27.4 billion, including $25.3 billion for federal programs and $2.1 billion for state, local, and tribal assistance. He touted the successes of the Justice Department, including the conviction of Osama Bin Laden’s son-in-law Sulaiman Abu Ghaith and the success of this type of case in Article III Courts. He called the increase in heroin and prescription drug use an “epidemic” and warned that the problem should be seen as one of “public health” and not repeating the way the crack problem was handled. 10:57 PM AKDT Approx. 57 min. After Words with Zachary Karabell Zachary Karabell; Kimberly A. Strassel Zachary Karabell talked about his book, The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers ... Zachary Karabell talked about his book, The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers that Rule Our World, in which he argues that gross national product, balance of trade, unemployment, inflation, and consumer confidence should no longer be the primary basis for business plans or monetary policy. He argued that the information revolution has made considerably more data available. He spoke with Wall Street Journal reporter Kimberly Strassel. 2:30 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Congress Celebrates 200th Anniversary The House and Senate met jointly to commemorate the two hundredth anniversary of the U.S. ... The House and Senate met jointly to commemorate the two hundredth anniversary of the U.S. Congress. Remarks by leaders are followed by the unveiling of commemorative stamps.
1:13 AM AKDT Approx. 34 min. State Health Care Exchanges Officials from California, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Oregon testified on the ... Officials from California, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Oregon testified on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act’s health care insurance exchanges in their individual states. The hearing came three days after the March 31 deadline for enrolling for health coverage through the exchanges. Subcommittee and full committee leaders gave very passionate remarks on the Healthcare.gov Web site, the health care law, and enrollment numbers at the state level. 11:57 PM AKDT Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on Not Cool Greg Gutfeld; Dana Perino Greg Gutfeld talked about his book, Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You, in ... Greg Gutfeld talked about his book, Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You, in which he argues that there is a hipster elite in America that determines how our government is run, how the news is reported, and how our children are educated. He argued that this elite sets the guidelines for what is “cool” and ostracizes anyone who does not meet the criteria. Mr. Gutfeld spoke at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. 4:01 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 45 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.
1:49 AM AKDT Approx. 59 min. Q&A with Matt Taibbi Brian Lamb; Matt Taibbi Matt Taibbi talked about his book, The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth ... Matt Taibbi talked about his book, The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap. He detailed many of the problems surrounding Wall Street, including the questionable acts of some of the notable banking CEOs such as Richard Fuld, formerly of Lehman Brothers, and Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase. He contrasted the lack of prosecution and jail time they and others in their income bracket face in comparison to those who cannot afford the high-priced legal teams those people hire. He also talked about the controversial situations he has gotten himself into, like throwing a pie spiked with horse semen into a New York Times editor’s face; writing “The 52 Funniest Things About the Upcoming Death of the Pope” in 2005; and his article “Death of a Douche” on the day of conservative reporter Andrew Breitbart’s death in 2012. He described his career as a Rolling Stone journalist and his new venture as an editor and writer for a startup online publication by First Look Media. 12:56 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Book Discussion on A Dream Foreclosed William H. Anderson Jr.; Laura Gottesdiener Laura Gottesdiener talked about her book, A Dream Foreclosed: Black America and the Fight for a ... Laura Gottesdiener talked about her book, A Dream Foreclosed: Black America and the Fight for a Place to Call Home, in which she looks at the impact of home foreclosures and evictions on African-American communities around the country. This event was part of the 2014 Virginia Festival of the Book, and took place in the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. 5:45 PM AKDT Approx. 13 min. John Fremont's Oregon Expedition Loren Irving Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central ... Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central Oregon. Fremont was an American military officer tapped to map and describe the Oregon Trail in the 1840s. Once he completed his journey, Fremont decided to continue his travels south through Central Oregon, Nevada and California. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
2:49 AM AKDT Approx. 7 min. Debt and the Economy Connor Martin and Angelo Tydings-Lynch’s Debt and the Economy was one of the middle ... Connor Martin and Angelo Tydings-Lynch’s Debt and the Economy was one of the middle school section second prize-winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. They were eighth graders at Eastern Middle School Silver Spring, Maryland.

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 Comcast.
2:11 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. Book Discussion on A is for Arab and Yellow Peril Jack Shaheen, author of A Is for Arab, and John Tchen and Dylan Yeats, co-editors of ... Jack Shaheen, author of A Is for Arab, and John Tchen and Dylan Yeats, co-editors of Yellow Peril!, talked about the history and current use of Arab and Asian stereotypes in America. This event was hosted by the Museum of Chinese in America in New York City 6:01 PM AKDT Approx. 26 min. Fraunces Tavern Museum Jessica Baldwin Phillips Jessica Baldwin Phillips toured the Fraunces Tavern Museum on the southern tip of Manhattan, and ... Jessica Baldwin Phillips toured the Fraunces Tavern Museum on the southern tip of Manhattan, and talked about the history of the reconstructed 1719 building where General George Washington bid farewell to his officers in 1783.
6:30 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Congress Celebrates 200th Anniversary The House and Senate met jointly to commemorate the two hundredth anniversary of the U.S. ... The House and Senate met jointly to commemorate the two hundredth anniversary of the U.S. Congress. Remarks by leaders are followed by the unveiling of commemorative stamps.
7:57 PM AKDT Approx. 3 min. 1964 Film Embassy Marine: A Sense of Security The 1964 training film Embassy Marine: A Sense of Security was shown. The film was ... The 1964 training film Embassy Marine: A Sense of Security was shown. The film was produced for U.S. Marines who volunteered for State Department posts around the world. Working directly for ambassadors, the primary duties of the Marines were to protect classified material and to provide security for embassy personnel.
8:00 PM AKDT 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.
9:45 PM AKDT Approx. 13 min. John Fremont's Oregon Expedition Loren Irving Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central ... Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central Oregon. Fremont was an American military officer tapped to map and describe the Oregon Trail in the 1840s. Once he completed his journey, Fremont decided to continue his travels south through Central Oregon, Nevada and California. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
10:00 PM AKDT Approx. 21 min. 1965 Film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of ... The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of American aviation and the influence of science and technology on its advancement. The film includes interviews with Generals James Doolittle, Benjamin Foulois, and Bernard Schriever.
10:21 PM AKDT Approx. 12 min. 1958 Pan Am Film 6 1/2 Magic Hours 6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the ... 6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the dawn of the jet age.
10:35 PM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Amelia Earhart Expedition Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the ... Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. TIGHAR began investigating the disappearance in 1988. They also spoke about TIGHAR’s upcoming expedition to Nikumaroro Island in the Republic of Kiribati, where Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan are believed to have landed and ultimately perished as castaways.
12:00 AM AKDT Approx. 1 min. American History TV in Bend, Oregon C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.

Programs included in the American History TV segment were:


John Fremont’s Oregon Expedition 318253-1

Bend Emblem 318256-1

Bend, Oregon’s Lumber Industry 318251-1

Developing Bend, Oregon’s Mill District 318445-1

Deschutes Railroad War 318254-1

Socialist Labor Party Candidate Frank T. Johns 318252-1

W.A. Laidlaw and the Tumalo Dam 318255-1
12:02 AM AKDT Approx. 13 min. John Fremont's Oregon Expedition Loren Irving Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central ... Photographer Loren Irving talked about John C. Fremont’s expedition through central Oregon. Fremont was an American military officer tapped to map and describe the Oregon Trail in the 1840s. Once he completed his journey, Fremont decided to continue his travels south through Central Oregon, Nevada and California. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
12:15 AM AKDT Approx. 3 min. Bend Emblem Kelly Cannon-Miller Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum, talked about the Bend ... Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum, talked about the Bend Emblem, which was created as the city logo 100 years ago by the Bend Emblem Club. Club members swore an oath to wear a pin emblazoned with the image until the town reached 100,000 inhabitants. They also employed creative marketing tactics to promote the city. In 2014, the population is nearly 80,000 and the logo shows up all over the city.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
12:19 AM AKDT Approx. 13 min. Bend, Oregon's Lumber Industry Kelly Cannon-Miller Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum talked about Bend, ... Kelly Cannon-Miller, executive director of the Deschutes Historical Museum talked about Bend, Oregon’s origins as a mill town, explained what life was like while the mills were in operation, and discussed the impact of their closing. Two of the largest lumber mills of their time were located in Bend. Brooks-Scanlon and Shevlin-Hixon opened in 1916 and were located on opposite sides of the Deschutes River in Bend. Both mills were a major part of the city’s economy during much of the 20th century. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
12:33 AM AKDT Approx. 1 min. Developing Bend, Oregon's Mill District William Smith Bend developer Bill Smith talked about how Bend, Oregon has recreated itself after its two mills ... Bend developer Bill Smith talked about how Bend, Oregon has recreated itself after its two mills shut down, and how the city has survived without the lumber mills.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
12:36 AM AKDT Approx. 7 min. Deschutes Railroad War Martin Hansen Railroad historian and attorney Martin Hansen talks about the Deschutes Railroad War, the race ... Railroad historian and attorney Martin Hansen talks about the Deschutes Railroad War, the race between two railroad barons to build a railroad line through central Oregon. James Hill and Edward Herriman began building competing lines to cross over the Crooked River Gorge just north of Bend, Oregon in 1909. James Hill arrived first and nailed the golden spike at the Train Depot in Bend. The “Hill” line opened Bend for the lumber industry and made it possible to transport thousands of pounds of lumber from that part of the state.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. 
12:44 AM AKDT Approx. 6 min. Socialist Labor Party Candidate Frank T. Johns Nate Pederson Nate Pedersen talked about Socialist Labor Party candidate Frank T. Johns, and visited the site in ... Nate Pedersen talked about Socialist Labor Party candidate Frank T. Johns, and visited the site in Bend, Oregon where he died in 1928. Johns was giving a stump speech in Bend when a boy fell into the Deschutes River and was taken downstream. Johns stopped his speech, and jumped into the water to save him and they were both swept away by the current. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
12:51 AM AKDT Approx. 9 min. W.A. Laidlaw and the Tumalo Dam Mike Berry Deschutes County Surveyor Mike Berry visited the failed Tumalo Reservoir and talked about W.A. ... Deschutes County Surveyor Mike Berry visited the failed Tumalo Reservoir and talked about W.A. Laidlaw and the Tumalo Dam. In the early 20th century W.A. Laidlaw promised hundreds of settlers in Deschutes County that he could irrigate the land around Bend using funds from the Federal Carey Act. Laidlaw failed to uphold his promise and left the area with little money. The state then stepped in and tried to build a reservoir to help irrigate the land in what is now known as Tumalo. The state was never able to successfully irrigate the land promised by Laidlaw, leaving hundreds of settlers without farmable land.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Bend, Oregon, from March 3-5, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the BendBroadband Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
1:01 AM AKDT Approx. 55 min. Library of Congress Lincoln Collection Michelle A. Krowl Library of Congress Civil War manuscripts specialist Michelle Krowl presented selected documents ... Library of Congress Civil War manuscripts specialist Michelle Krowl presented selected documents and objects from the library’s Lincoln collection. He spoke at the 2013 Lincoln Forum Symposium in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
1:57 AM AKDT Approx. 2 min. Titanic Memorial Richard Norton Smith Historian Richard Norton Smith talked about the Titanic Memorial, on Washington, DC’s ... Historian Richard Norton Smith talked about the Titanic Memorial, on Washington, DC’s southwest waterfront. The memorial was erected by the Women’s Titanic Memorial Association. It is dedicated to the men who gave their lives so that women and children might survive the April 15, 1912 RMS Titanic disaster. The sculpture was designed by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, and the surrounding bench was designed by Henry Bacon.
2:01 AM AKDT Approx. 12 min. 1958 Pan Am Film 6 1/2 Magic Hours 6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the ... 6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the dawn of the jet age.
2:14 AM AKDT Approx. 21 min. 1965 Film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of ... The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of American aviation and the influence of science and technology on its advancement. The film includes interviews with Generals James Doolittle, Benjamin Foulois, and Bernard Schriever.
2:38 AM AKDT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Amelia Earhart Expedition Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the ... Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. TIGHAR began investigating the disappearance in 1988. They also spoke about TIGHAR’s upcoming expedition to Nikumaroro Island in the Republic of Kiribati, where Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan are believed to have landed and ultimately perished as castaways.