C-SPAN Schedule

< Thursday, April 24 >

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4:00 AM PDT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Open Phones Steven Scully Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Justice Department’s new plan that ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Justice Department’s new plan that would provide a path to clemency for convicted drug offenders. Aruna Viswanatha also spoke by phone about Justice Department clemency guidelines. 4:35 AM PDT Approx. 31 min. After Words with Felipe Fernandez-Armesto Filipe Fernandez-Armesto; Tanzina Vega Felipe Fernandez-Armesto talked about his book, Our America: A Hispanic History of the United ... Felipe Fernandez-Armesto talked about his book, Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States, in which he looks at the settlement and evolution of the United States from the perspective of Hispanic explorers, settlers, migrants and native residents across the Southwest and Florida. Mr. Fernandez-Armesto also spoke about the modern day resurgence and spread of Latin culture across America. He spoke with Tanzina Vega of the New York Times. 3:51 AM PDT Approx. 42 min. General A.J. Smith's Guerrillas and the Battle of Nashville Steven E Woodworth Professor Steven Woodworth talked about Union General A.J. Smith’s guerrillas, a contingent ... Professor Steven Woodworth talked about Union General A.J. Smith’s guerrillas, a contingent of the Army of the Tennessee, and their involvement in the Battle of Nashville in December of 1864. The Battle of Nashville was one of the largest Union victories during the U.S. Civil War and signaled the end of major conflict in the Western Theater of the the war.

This talk was part of a symposium “1864: The Western Theater,” hosted by the Civil War Center at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia.
4:03 AM PDT Approx. 5 min. LIVE Justice Department Clemency Guidelines Aruna Viswanatha; Steven Scully Aruna Viswanatha spoke by phone about Justice Department clemency guidelines. Aruna Viswanatha spoke by phone about Justice Department clemency guidelines. 5:09 AM PDT Approx. 2 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.
4:36 AM PDT Approx. 53 min. Confederate Weapons Manufacturing in Georgia James Ogden Jim Ogden talked about Confederate weapons manufacturing in central Georgia during the U.S. Civil ... Jim Ogden talked about Confederate weapons manufacturing in central Georgia during the U.S. Civil War. In the fall of 1864, Union General William Tecumseh Sherman destroyed much of this infrastructure, crippling the Confederate Army’s ability to wage war. 

This talk was part of a symposium “1864: The Western Theater,” hosted by the Civil War Center at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia.
4:49 AM PDT Approx. 50 min. LIVE Common Core Standards Initiative Nancy Calo; Michael J. Petrilli; Steven Scully Michael Petrilli talked about the Common Core Standards Initiative. He explained their role ... Michael Petrilli talked about the Common Core Standards Initiative. He explained their role in overall U.S. education policy and the ongoing debate over the adoption of the standards in states.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program.
5:14 AM PDT Approx. 36 min. Future of the Air Force Myron Belkind; Mark A. Welsh III General Mark Welsh talked about the future of the Air Force and international security ... General Mark Welsh talked about the future of the Air Force and international security concerns. Much of his speech was focused on large the impact of military budget cuts and the types of equipment changes the Air Force was making. He also responded to written questions from audience members, the topics of which included drones, sexual assault in the military, and Afghanistan. 5:30 AM PDT Approx. 49 min. General Patrick Cleburne Craig L. Symonds Craig Symonds talked about the military career of Confederate Major General Patrick Cleburne and ... Craig Symonds talked about the military career of Confederate Major General Patrick Cleburne and his “radical” proposal. In 1864, General Cleburne delivered a proposal to the leadership of the Army of Tennessee to emancipate slaves and enlist them in the Confederate Army.

This talk was part of a symposium “1864: The Western Theater,” hosted by the Civil War Center at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia.
5:42 AM PDT Approx. 6 min. LIVE Ben Goldberger on Time's 100 Most Influential People Ben Goldberger; Steven Scully Ben Goldberger spoke by phone about Time's “100 Most Influential People” list. Ben Goldberger spoke by phone about Time's “100 Most Influential People” list. 5:50 AM PDT Approx. 24 min. LIVE Export-Import Bank Conference Fred P. Hochberg Fred Hochberg delivered the opening address at the Export-Import Bank of the United States' 2014 ... Fred Hochberg delivered the opening address at the Export-Import Bank of the United States' 2014 Annual Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. The conference focused on export opportunities and challenges for American companies, the role of emerging markets, and the U.S. trade policy agenda. Mr. Hochberg called on Congress to reauthorize the bank before its charter expired in the Fall and added that critics were a “vocal minority.” He explained that the Export-Import Bank provided finance to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods, but some critics say the lender undermined U.S. companies and was an example of corporate welfare. 

The conclusion of a video message from President Obama was seen at the beginning of the program.
6:20 AM PDT Approx. 2 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.
5:48 AM PDT Approx. 26 min. LIVE Open Phones Nancy Calo; Steven Scully Time's Magazine’s 2014 “100 Most Influential People” list: “Who ... Time's Magazine’s 2014 “100 Most Influential People” list: “Who would be on your list?”

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program.
6:17 AM PDT Approx. 52 min. Parliamentary Elections in Iraq Jon B. Alterman; Lukman Faily Ambassador Lukman Faily gave an assessment of the potential outcomes of Iraq’s April 30, ... Ambassador Lukman Faily gave an assessment of the potential outcomes of Iraq’s April 30, 2014, parliamentary elections. In his remarks he said that Iraq was a “story in the making,” and talked about increasing sectarian violence in the country and what the elections could mean for U.S.-Iraq relations. He also answered questions from the audience. 6:24 AM PDT Approx. 52 min. Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Regulators Panel Jason S. Grumet; Colette Honorable; Gina McCarthy Gina McCarthy and Colette Honorable were interviewed in the keynote panel at a Bipartisan Policy ... Gina McCarthy and Colette Honorable were interviewed in the keynote panel at a Bipartisan Policy Center forum titled “Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Regulation of Existing Power Plants under the Clean Air Act.” They talked about ways that the EPA and state regulatory agencies can work together. Administrator McCarthy talked about her agency’s proposed rule on greenhouse gas emissions.
6:17 AM PDT Approx. 43 min. LIVE Food Insecurity Marisol Bello; Steven Scully Marisol Bello talked about her USA Today article on the social and economic ramifications ... Marisol Bello talked about her USA Today article on the social and economic ramifications of “food insecurity” in the U.S. She said that food insecurity refers not to hunger but “having the feeling that you don’t have enough money to pay for nutritious meals.” Topics included unemployment, poverty, the problems faced by the “working poor,” the growth in the need for and use of supplemental government food programs since the recession of 2007-09, and the impact of this insecurity on children. 7:13 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Immigration and Border Enforcement Immigration policy experts talked about the Obama administration’s immigration and border ... Immigration policy experts talked about the Obama administration’s immigration and border enforcement record, focusing on the potential for congressional action on immigration reform. All panelists agreed that the question about immigration reform was when it would happen rather than if it would happen.They also discussed the increased consequences for those who cross the border illegally. 8:48 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. Caterpillar's Offshore Tax Strategies Law professors, tax experts, and executives from Caterpillar testified on the offshore tax ... Law professors, tax experts, and executives from Caterpillar testified on the offshore tax strategies of the Peoria, Illinois, manufacturing company. In his opening remarks Subcommittee Chair Carl Levin (D-MI) outlined the committee’s report on Caterpillar’s operations, stressing his concerns that the company had shifted $8 billon in profits through Switzerland to avoid $2.4 billion in taxes. 

Law professors in the first panel analyzed Caterpillar’s tax avoidance actions and gave recommendations for corporate tax rates. 

In panel two, tax experts from PricewaterhouseCoopers, consultants for Caterpillar, explained Caterpillar’s transfer of profits to Switzerland. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) voiced his opposition to the hearing by saying Caterpillar should be praised for their actions and not chastised, and that the U.S. tax code should be on trial instead.

In panel three, Caterpillar Vice President Julie Legacy repeatedly stated that the company was complying with the U.S. tax code.
7:02 AM PDT Approx. 2 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.
8:40 AM PDT Approx. 6 min. Ben Goldberger on Time's 100 Most Influential People Ben Goldberger; Steven Scully Ben Goldberger spoke by phone about Time's “100 Most Influential People” list. Ben Goldberger spoke by phone about Time's “100 Most Influential People” list. 10:31 AM PDT Approx. 2 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.
7:04 AM PDT Approx. 58 min. Future of Free Speech Constitutional scholars and authors talked about the future of free speech in America. Topics ... Constitutional scholars and authors talked about the future of free speech in America. Topics included college campus censorship, defamation, Holocaust denial, the Supreme Court’s Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores case, and Internet hate speech. 8:46 AM PDT Approx. 59 min. Russian Foreign Policy and Ukraine Mikhail Kasyanov; David J. Kramer; Damon Wilson Mikhail Kasyanov talked about Russia’s intervention in Ukraine and Russian President ... Mikhail Kasyanov talked about Russia’s intervention in Ukraine and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy agenda. He assessed the foreign policy strategy of President Putin and provided policy recommendations regarding the situation in Ukraine. In remarks, he said the Putin regime was moving toward inevitable collapse and sanctions by the West would only speed up this process. 

Mikhail Kasyanov served as prime minister of Russia from 2000 to 2004 and minister of finance from 1999 to 2000.
11:01 AM PDT Approx. 44 min. 3-D Printing Makers and users of 3-D printing testified on ways that the technology can benefit small business ... Makers and users of 3-D printing testified on ways that the technology can benefit small business owners and communities. The witnesses showed prototypes and models during the hearing. Members also examined the potential tradeoffs, such as making certain products obsolete.

A 30-second C-SPAN promotion plays about half an hour into the program. The hearing resumes afterward.
8:02 AM PDT Approx. 57 min. LIVE Mental Health Aid for Veterans Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National ... Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National Council for Behavioral Health’s launch of its Mental Health First Aid for Veterans initiative. The program was created to help service members recognize and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction. According to the National Council for Behavioral Health, 30 percent of active duty and reserve military personnel deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan have mental health conditions requiring treatment. 9:49 AM PDT Approx. 26 min. Food Insecurity Marisol Bello; Steven Scully Marisol Bello talked about her USA Today article on the social and economic ramifications ... Marisol Bello talked about her USA Today article on the social and economic ramifications of “food insecurity” in the U.S. She said that food insecurity refers not to hunger but “having the feeling that you don’t have enough money to pay for nutritious meals.” Topics included unemployment, poverty, the problems faced by the “working poor,” the growth in the need for and use of supplemental government food programs since the recession of 2007-09, and the impact of this insecurity on children. 11:46 AM PDT Approx. 3 min. Mental Health Aid for Veterans Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National ... Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National Council for Behavioral Health’s launch of its Mental Health First Aid for Veterans initiative. The program was created to help service members recognize and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction. According to the National Council for Behavioral Health, 30 percent of active duty and reserve military personnel deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan have mental health conditions requiring treatment.
9:01 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. LIVE Al-Qaeda Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national ... Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national security policy should be to combat the terrorist organization. They attempted to define al-Qaeda and outlined new threats posed by affiliate groups. The panelists agreed that al-Qaeda cannot be defined only by titles and leadership but by what they actually do. Following their opening remarks, the panelists answered questions from the audience. 10:15 AM PDT Approx. 36 min. LIVE Secretary Kerry on Global Economy Fred P. Hochberg; John F. Kerry Secretary of State John Kerry delivered the keynote address at the Export-Import Bank of the ... Secretary of State John Kerry delivered the keynote address at the Export-Import Bank of the United States' 2014 Annual Conference. Topics included the State Department’s efforts to create global economic partnerships, and the prospects for economic growth in the U.S. and abroad. He also talked about his experience as a small-business entrepreneur making cookies. 11:51 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Marine Corps Readiness James F. Amos; James L. Jones Jr.; Frederick Kempe General James Amos talked about proposed cuts to the Defense Department’s budget and the ... General James Amos talked about proposed cuts to the Defense Department’s budget and the impact of those cuts on the Marine Corps' ability to defend U.S. interests. 
10:32 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. LIVE 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.
10:52 AM PDT Approx. 2 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.
1:09 PM PDT Approx. 40 min. U.S.-France Relations Francois Delattre; James Mann Ambassador Francois Delattre talked about the relationship between the U.S. and France. He ... Ambassador Francois Delattre talked about the relationship between the U.S. and France. He also spoke about Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, suggesting additional sanctions were necessary, and about the role of the U.S. and France in Afghanistan. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
12:07 PM PDT Approx. 2 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.
10:56 AM PDT Approx. 53 min. Future of the Air Force Myron Belkind; Mark A. Welsh III General Mark Welsh talked about the future of the Air Force and international security ... General Mark Welsh talked about the future of the Air Force and international security concerns. Much of his speech was focused on large the impact of military budget cuts and the types of equipment changes the Air Force was making. He also responded to written questions from audience members, the topics of which included drones, sexual assault in the military, and Afghanistan. 1:51 PM PDT Approx. 2 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.
12:12 PM PDT Approx. 6 min. A Murky Future Donald De Alwis, Gabriel Cote, and Ajay Kharkar’s A Murky Future was the high school ... Donald De Alwis, Gabriel Cote, and Ajay Kharkar’s A Murky Future was the high school East Division first prize-winner in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. They were 10th graders at Montgomery Blair High School in 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.
11:51 AM PDT Approx. 6 min. Ben Goldberger on Time's 100 Most Influential People Ben Goldberger; Steven Scully Ben Goldberger spoke by phone about Time's “100 Most Influential People” list. Ben Goldberger spoke by phone about Time's “100 Most Influential People” list. 1:56 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. Next-Generation Human Rights Challenges An international panel discussed human rights law. Among other topics they considered major ... An international panel discussed human rights law. Among other topics they considered major successes as well as unaddressed issues in the human rights movement, the effectiveness of the terms used by the movement to inspire change, and alternative frameworks. Topics included drone strikes, immigration, religious freedom, and the impact of globalization on the human rights movement. 

“The Next Generation’s Human Rights Challenges” was part of the event “The Future of Human Rights,” held at Georgetown University Law Center’s Gewirz Student Center.
12:19 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. Genetically Modified Food Rohn K. Robbins; Jeffrey M. Smith; Gregory Stock Consumer advocate Jeffrey Smith and biotechnology entrepreneur Gregory Stock debated the safety of ... Consumer advocate Jeffrey Smith and biotechnology entrepreneur Gregory Stock debated the safety of genetically modified food (GMOs). Each gave an illustrated presentation, and then they offered rebuttals. Mr Smith in his argument talked about the health risks of GMOs and said government and industry had covered up the risks with “rigged research.” Mr. Stock disputed everything Mr. Smith said and said he lacked a scientific background. Following their debate, they responded to audience members' questions. Topics included the ethics of GMOs, the role of the government, GMO labeling, and the potential to solve world hunger.

“The Truth About GMOs” was a presentation of the Vail Symposium at the Timber Hearth Grill in The Club at Cordillera.
11:58 AM PDT Approx. 2 hr. 8 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.”
3:39 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Future of Human Rights An international panel discussed human rights law, how human rights are enforced in different ... An international panel discussed human rights law, how human rights are enforced in different countries, and how the rule of law itself becomes part of a culture over time. They also discussed the contributions of Ronald Dworkin in human rights debates. 


“Lessons from the Past for the Future of Human Rights: A Conversation” was part of the event “The Future of Human Rights,” held at Georgetown University Law Center’s Gewirz Student Center.
2:18 PM PDT Approx. 1 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.
2:07 PM PDT Approx. 1 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.
5:01 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Jill Wine-Banks Oral HIstory Interview Timothy J. Naftali; Jill Wine-Banks Jill Wine-Banks was an assistant special prosecutor for the Watergate investigation in 1974 and ... Jill Wine-Banks was an assistant special prosecutor for the Watergate investigation in 1974 and 1975. She talked about the prosecution’s strategy, the events surrounding the Saturday Night Massacre, her questioning of Nixon secretary Rosemary Woods, and the impact of the president’s resignation and subsequent pardon on the Watergate case
This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on October 21, 2008, in Washington, D.C., for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. 
2:22 PM PDT Approx. 2 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 2011 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 5, 2011, after four years as House Speaker, Democrat Nancy Pelosi said, “I now pass this gavel, which is larger than most gavels here, but the gavel of choice of Speaker Boehner.”
2:10 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Immigration and Border Enforcement Immigration policy experts talked about the Obama administration’s immigration and border ... Immigration policy experts talked about the Obama administration’s immigration and border enforcement record, focusing on the potential for congressional action on immigration reform. All panelists agreed that the question about immigration reform was when it would happen rather than if it would happen.They also discussed the increased consequences for those who cross the border illegally. 6:38 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Charles Colson Oral History Interview Charles W. Colson 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..
2:28 PM PDT Approx. 26 min. Mental Health Aid for Veterans Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National ... Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National Council for Behavioral Health’s launch of its Mental Health First Aid for Veterans initiative. The program was created to help service members recognize and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction. According to the National Council for Behavioral Health, 30 percent of active duty and reserve military personnel deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan have mental health conditions requiring treatment. 3:33 PM PDT Approx. 1 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.
8:01 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Elizabeth Holtzman Oral History Interview Elizabeth Holtzman; Timothy J. Naftali 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.
3:15 PM PDT Approx. 16 min. LIVE Secretary Kerry on Ukraine John F. Kerry Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused ... Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused Russia of violating the terms agreed upon in Geneva and of committing destabilizing acts in eastern Ukraine. 3:37 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Consumer Trends and the Food System Panelists talked about the food industry and consumer trends. They used PowerPoint ... Panelists talked about the food industry and consumer trends. They used PowerPoint presentations as they discussed how millennials were shaping the nation’s food system.


“Consumer Trends: How are Millennials Shaping Our Food System?” was a panel of the Consumer Federation of America’s 37th annual National Food Policy Conference at the Omni Sheraton Hotel in Washington, D.C.
9:08 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Jill Wine-Banks Oral HIstory Interview Timothy J. Naftali; Jill Wine-Banks Jill Wine-Banks was an assistant special prosecutor for the Watergate investigation in 1974 and ... Jill Wine-Banks was an assistant special prosecutor for the Watergate investigation in 1974 and 1975. She talked about the prosecution’s strategy, the events surrounding the Saturday Night Massacre, her questioning of Nixon secretary Rosemary Woods, and the impact of the president’s resignation and subsequent pardon on the Watergate case
This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on October 21, 2008, in Washington, D.C., for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. 
3:33 PM PDT Approx. 2 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.
5:00 PM PDT Approx. 52 min. Panel Discussion on the Civil Rights Movement Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year ... Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, they explored the political and social climate of the 1960s and the struggle for equality. The panel was moderated by Robert McCarthy.


Todd Purdumis the author of An Idea Whose Time Has Come: Two Presidents, Two Parties, and the Battle for the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Juan Williams is the author of Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965. David L. Chappell is the author of Waking from the Dream: The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr..

“The Civil Rights Movement” was a panel of the twelfth annual Annapolis Book Festival, hosted by the Key School Parents' Association, held in Katharine Hall on the Key School campus in Annapolis, Maryland. 
10:45 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Charles Colson Oral History Interview Charles W. Colson 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..
3:35 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Al-Qaeda Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national ... Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national security policy should be to combat the terrorist organization. They attempted to define al-Qaeda and outlined new threats posed by affiliate groups. The panelists agreed that al-Qaeda cannot be defined only by titles and leadership but by what they actually do. Following their opening remarks, the panelists answered questions from the audience. 6:25 PM PDT Approx. 29 min. After Words with Aram Goudsouzian Rich Benjamin; 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. 12:38 AM PDT Approx. 34 min. Elizabeth Holtzman Oral History Interview Elizabeth Holtzman; Timothy J. Naftali 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.
4:42 PM PDT Approx. 16 min. Secretary Kerry on Ukraine John F. Kerry Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused ... Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused Russia of violating the terms agreed upon in Geneva and of committing destabilizing acts in eastern Ukraine. 6:56 PM PDT Approx. 42 min. Book Discussion on The King Years Taylor Branch; Jeffrey Brown 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. 1:15 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Jill Wine-Banks Oral HIstory Interview Timothy J. Naftali; Jill Wine-Banks Jill Wine-Banks was an assistant special prosecutor for the Watergate investigation in 1974 and ... Jill Wine-Banks was an assistant special prosecutor for the Watergate investigation in 1974 and 1975. She talked about the prosecution’s strategy, the events surrounding the Saturday Night Massacre, her questioning of Nixon secretary Rosemary Woods, and the impact of the president’s resignation and subsequent pardon on the Watergate case
This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on October 21, 2008, in Washington, D.C., for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. 
5:01 PM PDT 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.
7:41 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Al-Qaeda Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national ... Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national security policy should be to combat the terrorist organization. They attempted to define al-Qaeda and outlined new threats posed by affiliate groups. The panelists agreed that al-Qaeda cannot be defined only by titles and leadership but by what they actually do. Following their opening remarks, the panelists answered questions from the audience. 2:52 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Charles Colson Oral History Interview Charles W. Colson 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..
6:32 PM PDT 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. 
9:14 PM PDT Approx. 52 min. Panel Discussion on the Civil Rights Movement Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year ... Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, they explored the political and social climate of the 1960s and the struggle for equality. The panel was moderated by Robert McCarthy.


Todd Purdumis the author of An Idea Whose Time Has Come: Two Presidents, Two Parties, and the Battle for the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Juan Williams is the author of Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965. David L. Chappell is the author of Waking from the Dream: The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr..

“The Civil Rights Movement” was a panel of the twelfth annual Annapolis Book Festival, hosted by the Key School Parents' Association, held in Katharine Hall on the Key School campus in Annapolis, Maryland. 
7:41 PM PDT Approx. 2 min. C-SPAN - 35 Years - 2011 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 5, 2011, after four years as House Speaker, Democrat Nancy Pelosi said, “I now pass this gavel, which is larger than most gavels here, but the gavel of choice of Speaker Boehner.”
10:38 PM PDT Approx. 29 min. After Words with Aram Goudsouzian Rich Benjamin; 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.
7:44 PM PDT Approx. 17 min. Secretary Kerry on Ukraine John F. Kerry Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused ... Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused Russia of violating the terms agreed upon in Geneva and of committing destabilizing acts in eastern Ukraine. 11:09 PM PDT Approx. 42 min. Book Discussion on The King Years Taylor Branch; Jeffrey Brown 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.
8:01 PM PDT Approx. 57 min. Mental Health Aid for Veterans Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National ... Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National Council for Behavioral Health’s launch of its Mental Health First Aid for Veterans initiative. The program was created to help service members recognize and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction. According to the National Council for Behavioral Health, 30 percent of active duty and reserve military personnel deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan have mental health conditions requiring treatment. 11:54 PM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Al-Qaeda Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national ... Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national security policy should be to combat the terrorist organization. They attempted to define al-Qaeda and outlined new threats posed by affiliate groups. The panelists agreed that al-Qaeda cannot be defined only by titles and leadership but by what they actually do. Following their opening remarks, the panelists answered questions from the audience.
8:59 PM PDT Approx. 6 min. A Murky Future Donald De Alwis, Gabriel Cote, and Ajay Kharkar’s A Murky Future was the high school ... Donald De Alwis, Gabriel Cote, and Ajay Kharkar’s A Murky Future was the high school East Division first prize-winner in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. They were 10th graders at Montgomery Blair High School in 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.
1:28 AM PDT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Clean Energy Programs John Di Stasio; Tricia Williams John Di Stasio talked about the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s clean energy and ... John Di Stasio talked about the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s clean energy and energy efficiency programs. He talked about how the utility used federal grants to install smart meters in homes and encourage the use of renewable energy sources. According to the utility, John Di Stasio helped SMUD maintain low electricity rates while getting more than 20 percent of its power from renewable sources and nearly 50 percent from carbon-free sources.
9:07 PM PDT Approx. 42 min. Food Insecurity Marisol Bello; Steven Scully Marisol Bello talked about her USA Today article on the social and economic ramifications ... Marisol Bello talked about her USA Today article on the social and economic ramifications of “food insecurity” in the U.S. She said that food insecurity refers not to hunger but “having the feeling that you don’t have enough money to pay for nutritious meals.” Topics included unemployment, poverty, the problems faced by the “working poor,” the growth in the need for and use of supplemental government food programs since the recession of 2007-09, and the impact of this insecurity on children. 2:36 AM PDT Approx. 52 min. Panel Discussion on the Civil Rights Movement Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year ... Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, they explored the political and social climate of the 1960s and the struggle for equality. The panel was moderated by Robert McCarthy.


Todd Purdumis the author of An Idea Whose Time Has Come: Two Presidents, Two Parties, and the Battle for the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Juan Williams is the author of Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965. David L. Chappell is the author of Waking from the Dream: The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr..

“The Civil Rights Movement” was a panel of the twelfth annual Annapolis Book Festival, hosted by the Key School Parents' Association, held in Katharine Hall on the Key School campus in Annapolis, Maryland. 
9:53 PM PDT 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.
3:32 AM PDT Approx. 26 min. After Words with Aram Goudsouzian Rich Benjamin; 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.
11:24 PM PDT 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. 
12:34 AM PDT Approx. 57 min. Mental Health Aid for Veterans Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National ... Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National Council for Behavioral Health’s launch of its Mental Health First Aid for Veterans initiative. The program was created to help service members recognize and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction. According to the National Council for Behavioral Health, 30 percent of active duty and reserve military personnel deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan have mental health conditions requiring treatment.
1:32 AM PDT Approx. 17 min. Secretary Kerry on Ukraine John F. Kerry Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused ... Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the situation in Ukraine. He accused Russia of violating the terms agreed upon in Geneva and of committing destabilizing acts in eastern Ukraine.
1:49 AM PDT Approx. 6 min. A Murky Future Donald De Alwis, Gabriel Cote, and Ajay Kharkar’s A Murky Future was the high school ... Donald De Alwis, Gabriel Cote, and Ajay Kharkar’s A Murky Future was the high school East Division first prize-winner in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest. They were 10th graders at Montgomery Blair High School in 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.
1:57 AM PDT Approx. 22 min. Export-Import Bank Conference Fred P. Hochberg Fred Hochberg delivered the opening address at the Export-Import Bank of the United States' 2014 ... Fred Hochberg delivered the opening address at the Export-Import Bank of the United States' 2014 Annual Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. The conference focused on export opportunities and challenges for American companies, the role of emerging markets, and the U.S. trade policy agenda. Mr. Hochberg called on Congress to reauthorize the bank before its charter expired in the Fall and added that critics were a “vocal minority.” He explained that the Export-Import Bank provided finance to foreign companies buying U.S.-made goods, but some critics say the lender undermined U.S. companies and was an example of corporate welfare. 

The conclusion of a video message from President Obama was seen at the beginning of the program.
2:19 AM PDT Approx. 33 min. Secretary Kerry on Global Economy Fred P. Hochberg; John F. Kerry Secretary of State John Kerry delivered the keynote address at the Export-Import Bank of the ... Secretary of State John Kerry delivered the keynote address at the Export-Import Bank of the United States' 2014 Annual Conference. Topics included the State Department’s efforts to create global economic partnerships, and the prospects for economic growth in the U.S. and abroad. He also talked about his experience as a small-business entrepreneur making cookies.
2:53 AM PDT Approx. 57 min. Mental Health Aid for Veterans Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National ... Mental health advocates and leaders from veteran service organizations spoke at the the National Council for Behavioral Health’s launch of its Mental Health First Aid for Veterans initiative. The program was created to help service members recognize and respond to signs of mental illness and addiction. According to the National Council for Behavioral Health, 30 percent of active duty and reserve military personnel deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan have mental health conditions requiring treatment.
3:50 AM PDT 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.