Economic Impact of Raising the Minimum Wage
Economic Policy Institute’s Ross Eisenbrey and Cato Institute’s Daniel Mitchell talked about the economic impact of raising the minimum wage on the federal and state-level.
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Supreme Court Justices Samuel Alito, Sonia Sotomayor, and Clarence Thomas talked about Court traditions, technology and their views of their colleagues. They also spoke about their…39 views
1944 silent film of the U.S. Fifth Army being served a turkey diner during World War II.15 views
Panelists talked about issues related to media and culture.29 views
House of Representatives historian Matthew Wasniewski and Curator Farar Elliott presented artifacts and photographs related to and talked about the history of women in the U.S. House of…9 views
Vice President Biden and Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) spoke at an event commemorating the 200th anniversary of the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner.106 views
1966 Silent film of the U.S. Army 5th Special forces being served a turkey dinner in the field.22 views
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments and questions on a variety of current event topics.184 views
Dan Fagin talked about his book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation, about a small town in New Jersey that was negatively impacted by industrial waste pollution. This…29 views
David Pietrusza talked about how wartime shaped President Obama’s time in office as well as other presidencies.82 views
This documentary was compiled by the National Archives and the Ford Motor Company in 1963, and shows scenes of U.S. History, culture, industry and daily life between about 1915 and 1930. In…48 views
Marcus Weisgerber talked about military funding and Pentagon efforts to defeat ISIS and assist in responding to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.83 views
Major General Todd Semonite and Staff Sergeant Joycelyn Clinton joined from Afghanistan to talk about the role of U.S. troops in the country and the ability of Afghan forces to combat the…115 views
Representative Ralph Hall (R-TX), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his career in the House of Representatives.66 views
Panelists and speakers at the 68th annual Conference on Citizenship talked about ways to engage citizens to become active civil participants in their communities. General Stanley…14 views
CQ Roll Call Staff Writer Niels Lesniewski talked about the week ahead for Congress as lawmakers return to Washington from the 2014 Thanksgiving recess, including potential legislative…75 views