Presidential News Conference

President Obama held a news conference in the East Room of the White House. Among the topics he addressed were efforts to implement… read more

President Obama held a news conference in the East Room of the White House. Among the topics he addressed were efforts to implement gun control measures following the school shooting tragedy in Newton, Connecticut, and the need to raise the debt ceiling in order for America to “pay its bills.” In his remarks he called congressional Republican refusals to raise the debt ceiling “irresponsible” and “absurd,” saying “they will not collect a ransom in exchange for not crashing the American economy.” close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Presidential News Conference

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Program ID:
310358-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Conference
Location:
East Room, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 14, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 15, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jan 14, 2013 | 11:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2013 | 11:39am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2013 | 11:40am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 14, 2013 | 12:51pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 14, 2013 | 3:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2013 | 8:26pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 15, 2013 | 12:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 15, 2013 | 8:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
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