Filter by

Business & Commerce

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 22,824 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Airport Screening Delays

    Bart Jansen talked about Transportation Security Adminstation (TSA) Administrator Peter Neffenger’s appearance on Capitol Hill to testify on long wait times at airport security…

    118 views
  • [alt text]

    Venture Capital

    Technology investors and venture capitalists talked about the economic climate in Silicon Valley and previewed technology investments and initial public offerings (IPOs). “Putting…

    44 views
  • [alt text]

    Chemical Safety Legislation

    Timothy Cama talked about a bill passed by the House to overhaul the nation’s chemical safety standards for the first time since 1976. He revieed the environmental, health, safety,…

    118 views
  • [alt text]

    Economic Mobility in the U.S.

    Frank Buckley talked about his book The Way Back: Restoring the Promise of America, in which he argues that Americans' ability to move up the economic ladder has been hampered and lays out…

    456 views
  • [alt text]

    Congressional Agenda and Appropriations Process

    Kellie Mejdrich talked about the House vote to defeat H.R. 5055, a water and energy appropriations bill that included Zika virus funding, and the appropriations process for fiscal year 2017.

    264 views
  • [alt text]

    House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    At his weekly briefing with the press, Speaker Paul Ryan said it was “unfortunate” the House did not pass the fiscal year 2017 energy and water spending bill because it was a…

    418 views
  • [alt text]

    Reducing Food Waste

    Food security scholars, produce growers and non-profit leaders testified at a hearing on efforts to reduce food waste by suppliers and consumers. Also, Representative Chellie Pingree…

    157 views
  • [alt text]

    Airport Security Wait Times

    Administrator Peter Neffenger testified at a hearing on the Transportation Security Administration’s recent surge in wait times for screening U.S. air passengers. Committee…

    712 views
  • [alt text]

    Open Phones on Airport Security Delays

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments following a House Homeland Security Committee hearing on long wait times and delays at airport security checkpoints, as well as staffing…

    29 views
  • [alt text]

    Cost of the War on Terror

    James Bovard talked about his Reason.com article on the war on terror, which he says has cost the U.S. $4 trillion since it began in 2001. This program was part of a “Washington…

    1,641 views
  • [alt text]

    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Should Congress impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen?”

    434 views
  • [alt text]

    D.C. Metro System Safety

    The heads of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and the Federal Transit Administration were among the witnesses at a hearing on safety and reliability issues that have…

    365 views
  • [alt text]

    Sharing Economy and the U.S. Tax Code

    The House Small Business Committee held a hearing to examine the tax challenges faced by “sharing economy” businesses such as Uber, Lyft, Etsy, and Airbnb, including whether…

    210 views
  • [alt text]

    Conduct of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen

    The House Judiciary Committee heard testimony, including video, from Oversight Committee Chair Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) on his committee’s investigation into alleged targeting by the…

    1,829 views
  • [alt text]

    Major Foreign Holders of U.S. Debt

    William Cline talked about information released by the Treasury Department about which foreign countries own the largest amounts of $6 trillion of U.S. treasury debt. The report showed…

    324 views
  • [alt text]

    Corporate Tax Evasion

    Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) talked aboiut his efforts to eliminate corporate tax evasion, focusing on overseas tax havens, tax code loopholes0, and secrecy. He also discussed his…

    550 views
  • [alt text]

    Possible Impeachment of IRS Commissioner

    Cleta Mitchell talked about House hearings to be held during the week on the possibility of impeaching Internal Revenue (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen. Ms. Mithell was…

    459 views
  • [alt text]

    Panel Discussion on Economic Growth

    George Gilder, author of The Scandal of Money: Why Wall Street Recovers but the Economy Never Does, Steve Forbes, co-author of Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax…

    174 views
  • [alt text]

    Newsmakers with Representative Mac Thornberry

    House Armed Services Chair Mac Thornberry (R-TX) talked about the National Defense Authorization Act, passed by the House earlier that week, and issues associated with it such as the debate…

    245 views
  • [alt text]

    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “What is the state of black America?” The question came…

    254 views
  • Load 20 More