C-SPAN Schedule

< Thursday, September 14 >

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6:59 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE Washington Journal: News Headlines and Viewer Calls Greta Wodele Brawner Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “What is your ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “What is your view of single-payer health care?” Phone lines were divided between those who supported and those who opposed. This segment included a clip of Senator Angus King (I-ME) talking about his experiences as the governor of Maine. 4:46 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 24 min. Federal Officials Testify on Efforts to Denuclearize North Korea Witnesses testified at a hearing on sanctions and other diplomatic efforts aimed at pressuring ... Witnesses testified at a hearing on sanctions and other diplomatic efforts aimed at pressuring North Korea to end its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile development programs. The hearing came the day after the United Nations Security Council unanimously voted to introduce new sanctions on North Korea, specifically targeting its natural gas and oil imports and its textile exports. Two officials from the State and Treasury departments testified on the potential efficacy of the sanctions and outlined the challenges the U.S. and its allies face in enforcing them. 6:51 AM EDT Approx. 44 min. Conference on Counterterrorism, Future of Terrorism Panel Scholars and Middle East analysts talked about the future of terrorism, including al-Qaeda and the ... Scholars and Middle East analysts talked about the future of terrorism, including al-Qaeda and the role played by youth in the strategy of terror groups. This event was part of a conference examining the evolution of terrorism since September 11, 2001, and the effectiveness of U.S. counterterrorism strategies.
8:02 AM EDT Approx. 33 min. LIVE Washington Journal: Scott Pattison Discusses Top Issues Facing Governors Greta Wodele Brawner; Scott Pattison Scott Pattison, CEO and executive director of the National Governors Association, talked about top ... Scott Pattison, CEO and executive director of the National Governors Association, talked about top public policy issues facing the nation’s governors and their relationship with the federal government. This segment included a clip of Senator Mike Rounds (R-SD) talking about his experiences as the governor of South Dakota. 7:11 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. U.S.-Ukraine Relations John J. Hamre; Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze; Olga Oliker Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, the Ukrainian vice prime minister for European and Euro-Atlantic ... Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, the Ukrainian vice prime minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration spoke about the challenges facing Ukraine as it initiated significant political and economic reforms while fighting a conflict on its eastern border. 7:36 AM EDT Approx. 13 min. Conference on Counterterrorism, Nathan Sales Thomas H. Kean; Blaise Misztal; Nathan A. Sales Nathan Sales talked about the threat of ISIS and some of the counterterrorism initiatives to ... Nathan Sales talked about the threat of ISIS and some of the counterterrorism initiatives to combat decentralized terror groups. He spoke at a conference that examined the evolution of terrorism since September 11, 2001, and measures to address its root causes.
8:36 AM EDT Approx. 23 min. LIVE Washington Journal: News Headlines and Viewer Calls Greta Wodele Brawner; Heath Neiderer Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on news of the day. C-SPAN ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on news of the day. C-SPAN Marketing Manager Heath Neiderer also spoke about the launch of the new C-SPAN Bus. 8:38 AM EDT Approx. 50 min. Senate Debate on Authorization for Use of Military Force Amendment Prior to a vote on the matter, several Senators, including Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), participated ... Prior to a vote on the matter, several Senators, including Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), participated in a debate on the Kentucky Republican’s amendment repealing the 2001 and 2002 authorizations for use of military force (AUMFs) in Afghanistan and Iraq. 7:51 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 9 min. Senate Health Panel Focuses on Individual Insurance Markets Stabilization The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance experts on ... The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance experts on their recommendations to stabilize the individual health insurance markets and lower premiums. Witnesses included former Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt, Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson and Allison O’Toole, CEO of Minnesota’s state-based exchange known as MNsure. They discussed the future of “cost-sharing reduction” payments to insurers in the federal health law, state reinsurance programs and waivers to allow states to pursue innovative strategies for offering health care.

This was the third of four hearings being held by the Senate Health Committee on individual health insurance markets.
8:59 AM EDT Approx. 4 hr. 35 min. LIVE U.S. House Debates Gang Violence Bill The House passed H.R. 3697, the Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act, which deals with deporting ... The House passed H.R. 3697, the Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act, which deals with deporting illegal alien gang members convicted of a crime. Members also approved a fiscal year 2018 measure that provides funding for the 12 appropriations bills that fund the federal government. Three hundred forty-two amendments were considered. 9:28 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Senator Tester on Wildfires Senator Jon Tester (D-MT) spoke on the floor to remind the nation that while the natural disaster ... Senator Jon Tester (D-MT) spoke on the floor to remind the nation that while the natural disaster focus was on hurricane affected areas at the moment, there continued to be raging wildfires in the West. He gave details and called for further funding to prevent and fight wildfires. 10:06 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 26 min. LIVE Senior Health Company Officials Testify on Individual Insurance Market Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing ... Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing on stabilization of the individual insurance market. They discussed the future of “cost-sharing reduction” payments to insurers, coverage options for young adults, essential health benefits, and waivers to allow states to pursue innovative strategies for offering health care. Committee Chair Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hoped to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September 2017 to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond.

At the conclusion of the hearing, Senator Alexander spoke briefly with reporters.

This was the fourth of four hearings being held by the Senate Health Committee on individual health insurance markets.
1:34 PM EDT Approx. 3 min. President Trump: "Border Wall Will Be Funded a Little Bit Later" Donald J. Trump President Trump talked about his meeting with Democratic leaders on finding a fix for the Deferred ... President Trump talked about his meeting with Democratic leaders on finding a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program,, border security. and funding his campaign promise to build a border wall. “It will be funded a little bit later,” he said. 9:37 AM EDT Approx. 12 min. Senator Wyden on Wildfires Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) said the West could not wait any longer for help with wildfires. He ... Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) said the West could not wait any longer for help with wildfires. He called for ending the budget process called “fire borrowing” and said Congress consistently shorts fire prevention. 12:46 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Ambassadors Discuss Hurricane Irma Response in Caribbean and Florida The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a series of panel discussions with ... The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a series of panel discussions with foreign diplomats and U.S. government officials on Hurricane Irma response efforts in the Caribbean. The ambassadors of several affected Caribbean nations, including Antigua, Barbuda and St. Maarten, provided an update on the damage caused by the hurricane. In addition, officials from the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) outlined the federal government’s initial storm preparations and disaster relief efforts.
1:38 PM EDT Approx. 1 min. Senator Schumer on DACA, Border Security, and Equifax Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gave an update on reports of a deal being struck ... Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gave an update on reports of a deal being struck with President Trump regarding the DACA program and the status of the so-called “DREAMers.” He also touched on border security, and the Equifax data breach 9:50 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. Senators McCain and Reed on Defense Programs Senator John McCain (R-AZ), chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, announced an agreement ... Senator John McCain (R-AZ), chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, announced an agreement to add 48 Republican and Democratic amendments to the defense programs Bill, which was pending in the Senate. He said there was an impasse on four “important” amendments that would likely need cloture votes to move forward. He once again called for bipartisanship, saying that there shouldn’t be a need to go through the cloture process. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) joined Senator McCain on the floor. 2:21 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. William Julius Wilson on Race in America Margaret Levi; William Julius Wilson William Julius Wilson talked about the state of race relations in America and what he calls ... William Julius Wilson talked about the state of race relations in America and what he calls “income and residential segregation.” He also spoke about the effects of Donald Trump’s candidacy and presidency on race relations.
1:40 PM EDT Approx. 18 min. Minority Leader Pelosi: We Agreed to Move Forward on DACA Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) agreed to move forward on legislation that would allow undocumented youth to remain in the United States under the so-called DREAM Act. The minority leader discussed her dinner with President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at the White House, where she said the president committed to moving forward on the DREAM legislation. 9:55 AM EDT Approx. 3 min. President Trump: "Border Wall Will Be Funded a Little Bit Later" Donald J. Trump President Trump talked about his meeting with Democratic leaders on finding a fix for the Deferred ... President Trump talked about his meeting with Democratic leaders on finding a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program,, border security. and funding his campaign promise to build a border wall. “It will be funded a little bit later,” he said. 3:26 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. President and Vice President Visit Florida After Hurricane Irma Mike Pence; Rick Scott; Donald J. Trump President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals ... President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. The president made brief remarks at Southwest Florida International Airport before receiving a briefing on Hurricane Irma relief efforts. President Trump said he was thankful for the response efforts and praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for his leadership.
1:58 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. House Speaker Ryan: There is No Agreement on DACA Nancy Pelosi; Paul D. Ryan House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a series of votes on the chamber floor. While he spoke about the passage of spending bills for fiscal year 2018, reporters pressed him on President Trump’s most recent discussions with congressional Democrats on immigration and border security legislation. Speaker Ryan defied earlier statements by his Democratic colleagues, saying a legislative deal had not been struck to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and he said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 9:59 AM EDT Approx. 8 hr. 4 min. LIVE U.S. Senate Debates Defense Authorization Bill 3:46 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. Hearing Focuses on Impeding North Korea's Access to Funding A House Financial Services subcommittee held a hearing on proposed legislation to strengthen U.S. ... A House Financial Services subcommittee held a hearing on proposed legislation to strengthen U.S. sanctions against North Korea and some of the countries in which it is suspected of conducting money laundering operations, such as China and Russia. Four scholars on East Asian military politics, two of them former federal government advisers, testified on what provisions legislators could include to boost the efficacy of not only U.S. sanctions but also those from the United Nations Security Council.
2:08 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. President and Vice President Visit Florida After Hurricane Irma Mike Pence; Rick Scott; Donald J. Trump President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals ... President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. The president made brief remarks at Southwest Florida International Airport before receiving a briefing on Hurricane Irma relief efforts. President Trump said he was thankful for the response efforts and praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for his leadership. 6:07 PM EDT Approx. 49 min. Monetary Policy and the Economy Robert Kaplan; Deryck van Rensburg Robert Kaplan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, spoke with the dean of the ... Robert Kaplan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, spoke with the dean of the Pepperdine Business and Management School about monetary policy and the future of the global economy. 5:48 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 11 min. Hearing Examines Benefits of Self-Driving Trucks The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing on the future of ... The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing on the future of self-driving trucks and how federal regulators can promote innovation, competition, and safety in the development of autonomous vehicles. Witnesses spoke about the need for a comprehensive federal regulatory framework to guide the development and safe implementation of new self-driving technologies. They also talked about the impact autonomous commercial vehicles could have on commerce, the workforce, and future infrastructure projects.
2:20 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Members House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. ... House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. Republicans cited crimes committed by illegal aliens and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats said the bill was too sweeping, endangering faith organizations and others that deal with immigrant communities. 6:59 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. House Speaker Ryan: There is No Agreement on DACA Nancy Pelosi; Paul D. Ryan House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a series of votes on the chamber floor. While he spoke about the passage of spending bills for fiscal year 2018, reporters pressed him on President Trump’s most recent discussions with congressional Democrats on immigration and border security legislation. Speaker Ryan defied earlier statements by his Democratic colleagues, saying a legislative deal had not been struck to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and he said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 7:59 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 29 min. Senate Agriculture Committee Scrutinizes Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Witnesses testified on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as ... Witnesses testified on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps. Some of the areas examined were barriers to nutritional food access in rural areas and food deserts, the program’s economic impact on local economies, and how it assists recipients gain job training and employment. Among the speakers was an enrollee in a food bank culinary trade program who discussed how the program had changed his life.
3:34 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Supreme Court Term Preview The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy hosted a discussion on the 2017-18 Supreme ... The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy hosted a discussion on the 2017-18 Supreme Court term. Closely watched cases on the docket covered issues including gerrymandering, voter rights, and President Trump’s travel ban. Legal scholars with expertise in criminal, election, and immigration law discussed some of the highest-profile cases and took questions from the audience. They also spoke about the way Justice Neil Gorsuch, the Supreme Court’s most recent addition, would affect the upcoming year of judicial action. 7:09 PM EDT Approx. 18 min. Minority Leader Pelosi: We Agreed to Move Forward on DACA Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) agreed to move forward on legislation that would allow undocumented youth to remain in the United States under the so-called DREAM Act. The minority leader discussed her dinner with President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at the White House, where she said the president committed to moving forward on the DREAM legislation. 10:33 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Hearing Focuses on Taxpayer Dispute Resolution The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight held a hearing on resolving taxpayer disputes. ... The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight held a hearing on resolving taxpayer disputes. A former IRS commissioner and several career taxpayer advocates presented their thoughts about and experiences with the current system and appeals process for resolving disputes with the IRS. All four witnesses agreed with the position that the system is inefficient and intimidating and that action by Congress and the IRS is needed to make the dispute resolution process faster, simpler, and less intimidating.
5:09 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. House Speaker Ryan: There is No Agreement on DACA Nancy Pelosi; Paul D. Ryan House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a series of votes on the chamber floor. While he spoke about the passage of spending bills for fiscal year 2018, reporters pressed him on President Trump’s most recent discussions with congressional Democrats on immigration and border security legislation. Speaker Ryan defied earlier statements by his Democratic colleagues, saying a legislative deal had not been struck to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and he said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 7:30 PM EDT Approx. 28 min. Washington Journal: Scott Pattison Discusses Top Issues Facing Governors Greta Wodele Brawner; Scott Pattison Scott Pattison, CEO and executive director of the National Governors Association, talked about top ... Scott Pattison, CEO and executive director of the National Governors Association, talked about top public policy issues facing the nation’s governors and their relationship with the federal government. This segment included a clip of Senator Mike Rounds (R-SD) talking about his experiences as the governor of South Dakota. 11:54 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Retirement Incomes Economic experts presented their research studies on private retirement plans and Social Security ... Economic experts presented their research studies on private retirement plans and Social Security benefits. They identified varying trends and sources of retirement income and concluded that number of seniors receiving private retirement benefits is on the rise.
5:19 PM EDT Approx. 18 min. Minority Leader Pelosi: We Agreed to Move Forward on DACA Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) agreed to move forward on legislation that would allow undocumented youth to remain in the United States under the so-called DREAM Act. The minority leader discussed her dinner with President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at the White House, where she said the president committed to moving forward on the DREAM legislation. 8:01 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 26 min. Senior Health Company Officials Testify on Individual Insurance Market Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing ... Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing on stabilization of the individual insurance market. They discussed the future of “cost-sharing reduction” payments to insurers, coverage options for young adults, essential health benefits, and waivers to allow states to pursue innovative strategies for offering health care. Committee Chair Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hoped to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September 2017 to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond.

At the conclusion of the hearing, Senator Alexander spoke briefly with reporters.

This was the fourth of four hearings being held by the Senate Health Committee on individual health insurance markets.
1:55 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 29 min. Senate Agriculture Committee Scrutinizes Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Witnesses testified on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as ... Witnesses testified on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps. Some of the areas examined were barriers to nutritional food access in rural areas and food deserts, the program’s economic impact on local economies, and how it assists recipients gain job training and employment. Among the speakers was an enrollee in a food bank culinary trade program who discussed how the program had changed his life.
5:39 PM EDT Approx. 24 min. Secretaries Tillerson and Johnson Condemn Ethnic Violence in Burma Boris Johnson; Rex Tillerson Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held a joint news ... Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held a joint news conference in London following their meetings. They updated reporters on their Hurricane Irma efforts in the Caribbean and answered questions on the violence in Myanmar (Burma), the Iran nuclear deal, and China’s role in putting more pressure on North Korea. 10:30 PM EDT Approx. 24 min. Secretaries Tillerson and Johnson Condemn Ethnic Violence in Burma Boris Johnson; Rex Tillerson Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held a joint news ... Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held a joint news conference in London following their meetings. They updated reporters on their Hurricane Irma efforts in the Caribbean and answered questions on the violence in Myanmar (Burma), the Iran nuclear deal, and China’s role in putting more pressure on North Korea. 4:28 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Hearing Focuses on Taxpayer Dispute Resolution The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight held a hearing on resolving taxpayer disputes. ... The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight held a hearing on resolving taxpayer disputes. A former IRS commissioner and several career taxpayer advocates presented their thoughts about and experiences with the current system and appeals process for resolving disputes with the IRS. All four witnesses agreed with the position that the system is inefficient and intimidating and that action by Congress and the IRS is needed to make the dispute resolution process faster, simpler, and less intimidating.
6:04 PM EDT Approx. 42 min. Justice Department Considering White-Collar Crime Policy Change Edwin Meese III; Rod J. Rosenstein Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke about the significance and importance of the ... Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke about the significance and importance of the Constitution and the rule of law. Mr. Rosenstein stressed that in promoting the rule of law the Justice Department does not choose sides based on political party affiliation. His remarks were part of a series of events at the Heritage Foundation to mark Constitution Day on September 17, 2017. 10:54 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. State Department: Iran Not in Compliance with "Spirit" of Nuclear Deal Heather Nauert Heather Naeurt answered questions from reporters on the latest set of sanctions against 11 firms ... Heather Naeurt answered questions from reporters on the latest set of sanctions against 11 firms and individuals in Iran. She also referenced Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s comments on Iran at a joint news conference earlier in the day in London, where he stated that the U.S. must take into account the totality of Iran’s threats. 5:49 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Retirement Incomes Economic experts presented their research studies on private retirement plans and Social Security ... Economic experts presented their research studies on private retirement plans and Social Security benefits. They identified varying trends and sources of retirement income and concluded that number of seniors receiving private retirement benefits is on the rise.
6:47 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Members House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. ... House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. Republicans cited crimes committed by illegal aliens and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats said the bill was too sweeping, endangering faith organizations and others that deal with immigrant communities. 11:11 PM EDT Approx. 56 min. State of the European Union Jean-Claude Juncker European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivered the annual State of the European Union ... European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivered the annual State of the European Union address to lawmakers in Strasbourg, France. He outlined several new proposals for a stronger and tighter EU, including the creation of a European defense union and cybersecurity agency, merging the EU Commission and European Council presidencies, and temporarily halting Turkey’s request for membership in the EU. He also spoke about the United Kingdom’s exit from the EU, announcing that March 29, 2019, was the official date the U.K. would leave the European Union. He told members that the U.K.'s departure is “tragic” but the European Union would move on.
8:00 PM EDT Approx. 18 min. Minority Leader Pelosi: We Agreed to Move Forward on DACA Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) agreed to move forward on legislation that would allow undocumented youth to remain in the United States under the so-called DREAM Act. The minority leader discussed her dinner with President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at the White House, where she said the president committed to moving forward on the DREAM legislation. 12:09 AM EDT Approx. 18 min. Senator Schumer on DACA, Border Security, and Equifax Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gave an update on reports of a deal being struck ... Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gave an update on reports of a deal being struck with President Trump regarding the DACA program and the status of the so-called “DREAMers.” He also touched on border security, and the Equifax data breach
8:19 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. House Speaker Ryan: There is No Agreement on DACA Nancy Pelosi; Paul D. Ryan House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a series of votes on the chamber floor. While he spoke about the passage of spending bills for fiscal year 2018, reporters pressed him on President Trump’s most recent discussions with congressional Democrats on immigration and border security legislation. Speaker Ryan defied earlier statements by his Democratic colleagues, saying a legislative deal had not been struck to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and he said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 12:29 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 26 min. Senior Health Company Officials Testify on Individual Insurance Market Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing ... Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing on stabilization of the individual insurance market. They discussed the future of “cost-sharing reduction” payments to insurers, coverage options for young adults, essential health benefits, and waivers to allow states to pursue innovative strategies for offering health care. Committee Chair Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hoped to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September 2017 to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond.

At the conclusion of the hearing, Senator Alexander spoke briefly with reporters.

This was the fourth of four hearings being held by the Senate Health Committee on individual health insurance markets.
8:31 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. President and Vice President Visit Florida After Hurricane Irma Mike Pence; Rick Scott; Donald J. Trump President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals ... President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. The president made brief remarks at Southwest Florida International Airport before receiving a briefing on Hurricane Irma relief efforts. President Trump said he was thankful for the response efforts and praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for his leadership. 2:58 AM EDT Approx. 24 min. Secretaries Tillerson and Johnson Condemn Ethnic Violence in Burma Boris Johnson; Rex Tillerson Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held a joint news ... Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held a joint news conference in London following their meetings. They updated reporters on their Hurricane Irma efforts in the Caribbean and answered questions on the violence in Myanmar (Burma), the Iran nuclear deal, and China’s role in putting more pressure on North Korea.
8:40 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. President Trump Speaks to Reporters in Fort Myers, Florida Donald J. Trump President Trump made remarks on the tarmac after landing at Southwest Florida International ... President Trump made remarks on the tarmac after landing at Southwest Florida International Airport in Fort Myers. The president talked about his recent meeting with congressional leaders, the border wall, DACA, and tax reform. The president was traveling to Florida to tour Hurricane Irma damage and meet with those impacted by the storm. 3:23 AM EDT Approx. 14 min. State Department: Iran Not in Compliance with "Spirit" of Nuclear Deal Heather Nauert Heather Naeurt answered questions from reporters on the latest set of sanctions against 11 firms ... Heather Naeurt answered questions from reporters on the latest set of sanctions against 11 firms and individuals in Iran. She also referenced Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s comments on Iran at a joint news conference earlier in the day in London, where he stated that the U.S. must take into account the totality of Iran’s threats.
8:51 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Supreme Court Term Preview The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy hosted a discussion on the 2017-18 Supreme ... The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy hosted a discussion on the 2017-18 Supreme Court term. Closely watched cases on the docket covered issues including gerrymandering, voter rights, and President Trump’s travel ban. Legal scholars with expertise in criminal, election, and immigration law discussed some of the highest-profile cases and took questions from the audience. They also spoke about the way Justice Neil Gorsuch, the Supreme Court’s most recent addition, would affect the upcoming year of judicial action. 3:39 AM EDT Approx. 56 min. State of the European Union Jean-Claude Juncker European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivered the annual State of the European Union ... European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivered the annual State of the European Union address to lawmakers in Strasbourg, France. He outlined several new proposals for a stronger and tighter EU, including the creation of a European defense union and cybersecurity agency, merging the EU Commission and European Council presidencies, and temporarily halting Turkey’s request for membership in the EU. He also spoke about the United Kingdom’s exit from the EU, announcing that March 29, 2019, was the official date the U.K. would leave the European Union. He told members that the U.K.'s departure is “tragic” but the European Union would move on.
10:27 PM EDT Approx. 42 min. Justice Department Considering White-Collar Crime Policy Change Edwin Meese III; Rod J. Rosenstein Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke about the significance and importance of the ... Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke about the significance and importance of the Constitution and the rule of law. Mr. Rosenstein stressed that in promoting the rule of law the Justice Department does not choose sides based on political party affiliation. His remarks were part of a series of events at the Heritage Foundation to mark Constitution Day on September 17, 2017. 4:36 AM EDT Approx. 18 min. Senator Schumer on DACA, Border Security, and Equifax Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gave an update on reports of a deal being struck ... Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gave an update on reports of a deal being struck with President Trump regarding the DACA program and the status of the so-called “DREAMers.” He also touched on border security, and the Equifax data breach
11:11 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Members House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. ... House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. Republicans cited crimes committed by illegal aliens and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats said the bill was too sweeping, endangering faith organizations and others that deal with immigrant communities. 4:56 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Opioid Epidemic and Post-Prison Reentry State officials and Oxford House staff and residents about post-prison reentry programs around the ... State officials and Oxford House staff and residents about post-prison reentry programs around the country and the role Oxford House plays in housing people formerly incarcerated. Oxford House is an international organization with a mission to provide sober living environments for people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction

This event was part of the Oxford House 2017 annual convention.
12:23 AM EDT Approx. 18 min. Minority Leader Pelosi: We Agreed to Move Forward on DACA Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters at a news conference that President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) agreed to move forward on legislation that would allow undocumented youth to remain in the United States under the so-called DREAM Act. The minority leader discussed her dinner with President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at the White House, where she said the president committed to moving forward on the DREAM legislation. 6:04 AM EDT Approx. 41 min. Dr. Westley Clark Remarks at Oxford House Convention H. Westley Clark M.D.; Paul Molloy Dr. Westley Clark, who directed the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) of the Health and ... Dr. Westley Clark, who directed the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) of the Health and Human Services Department, talked about the 2016 “Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health.” The event was hosted by Oxford House, which provides living environments for those recovering from drug and alcohol addiction.
12:42 AM EDT Approx. 9 min. House Speaker Ryan: There is No Agreement on DACA Nancy Pelosi; Paul D. Ryan House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) held his weekly press availability with reporters following a series of votes on the chamber floor. While he spoke about the passage of spending bills for fiscal year 2018, reporters pressed him on President Trump’s most recent discussions with congressional Democrats on immigration and border security legislation. Speaker Ryan defied earlier statements by his Democratic colleagues, saying a legislative deal had not been struck to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and he said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 6:47 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 28 min. Senate Agriculture Committee Scrutinizes Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Witnesses testified on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as ... Witnesses testified on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps. Some of the areas examined were barriers to nutritional food access in rural areas and food deserts, the program’s economic impact on local economies, and how it assists recipients gain job training and employment. Among the speakers was an enrollee in a food bank culinary trade program who discussed how the program had changed his life.
12:52 AM EDT Approx. 9 min. President and Vice President Visit Florida After Hurricane Irma Mike Pence; Rick Scott; Donald J. Trump President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals ... President Trump landed in Fort Myers, Florida, to tour hurricane damage and meet with individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. The president made brief remarks at Southwest Florida International Airport before receiving a briefing on Hurricane Irma relief efforts. President Trump said he was thankful for the response efforts and praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for his leadership.
1:03 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Supreme Court Term Preview The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy hosted a discussion on the 2017-18 Supreme ... The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy hosted a discussion on the 2017-18 Supreme Court term. Closely watched cases on the docket covered issues including gerrymandering, voter rights, and President Trump’s travel ban. Legal scholars with expertise in criminal, election, and immigration law discussed some of the highest-profile cases and took questions from the audience. They also spoke about the way Justice Neil Gorsuch, the Supreme Court’s most recent addition, would affect the upcoming year of judicial action.
2:38 AM EDT Approx. 42 min. Justice Department Considering White-Collar Crime Policy Change Edwin Meese III; Rod J. Rosenstein Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke about the significance and importance of the ... Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke about the significance and importance of the Constitution and the rule of law. Mr. Rosenstein stressed that in promoting the rule of law the Justice Department does not choose sides based on political party affiliation. His remarks were part of a series of events at the Heritage Foundation to mark Constitution Day on September 17, 2017.
3:21 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Members House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. ... House members debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. Republicans cited crimes committed by illegal aliens and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats said the bill was too sweeping, endangering faith organizations and others that deal with immigrant communities.
4:32 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 26 min. Senior Health Company Officials Testify on Individual Insurance Market Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing ... Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing on stabilization of the individual insurance market. They discussed the future of “cost-sharing reduction” payments to insurers, coverage options for young adults, essential health benefits, and waivers to allow states to pursue innovative strategies for offering health care. Committee Chair Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hoped to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September 2017 to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond.

At the conclusion of the hearing, Senator Alexander spoke briefly with reporters.

This was the fourth of four hearings being held by the Senate Health Committee on individual health insurance markets.