C-SPAN Schedule

< Thursday, September 14 >

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12:00 AM EDT Approx. 6 hr. 59 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 12:00 AM EDT Approx. 4 hr. 46 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 12:00 AM EDT Approx. 6 hr. 51 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
6:59 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Washington Journal 09/14/2017 The National Governors Association's Scott Pattison discusses top issues facing the nation's ... The National Governors Association's Scott Pattison discusses top issues facing the nation's governors and their relationship with the federal government. 4:46 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 25 min. House Foreign Affairs Hearing on North Korea The House Foreign Affairs Committee held a hearing on sanctions and other diplomatic efforts aimed ... The House Foreign Affairs Committee held 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. 45 min. Future of Terrorism A panel of scholars and MIddle East analysts discussed the future of terrorism including ... A panel of scholars and MIddle East analysts discussed the future of terrorism including al-Qaeda's and the role youth play in the strategy of terror groups. This event was part of a conference hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Institute examining the evolution of terrorism since 9/11 and the effectiveness of U.S. counterterrorism strategies.
8:59 AM EDT Approx. 4 hr. 35 min. LIVE U.S. House of Representatives 09/14/2017 The House will debate H.R. 3697 - Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act. The House will debate H.R. 3697 - Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act. 7:11 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. U.S.-Ukraine Relations The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a discussion on U.S.-Ukraine relations ... The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a discussion on U.S.-Ukraine relations with Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze, the Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration. The vice prime minister spoke about the challenges facing Ukraine as it initiated significant political and economic reforms while fighting a conflict on its eastern border against pro-Russian forces. 7:36 AM EDT Approx. 15 min. Nathan Sales Nathan Sales is the State Department's new Coordinator for Counterterrorism. He talked about the ... Nathan Sales is the State Department's new Coordinator for Counterterrorism. He talked about the threat of ISIS and some of the counterterrorism initiatives to combat decentralized terror groups. His remarks came at a conference of the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington, DC which examined the evolution of terrorism since 9/11 and measures to address its root causes. Nathan Sales is a former Deputy Assistant Homeland Security Secretary who served in the administration of President George W. Bush.
1:34 PM EDT Approx. 4 min. Departure from the White House President Trump spoke to reporters as he was departing the White House. President Trump spoke to reporters as he was departing the White House. 8:38 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. U.S. Senate 09/13/2017 The Senate continues work on 2018 defense spending authorization (H.R.2810). An amendment by Sen. ... The Senate continues work on 2018 defense spending authorization (H.R.2810). An amendment by Sen. Paul is expected to be offered. It would sunset the 2001 and 2002 authorizations for the use of military force in Iraq and Afghanistan. 7:51 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 15 min. Senate Health Committee on Insurance Markets 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 is the third of four hearings being held by the Senate Health Committee on individual health insurance markets.
1:38 PM EDT Approx. 2 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Schumer on DACA Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer today came to the floor to give an update on reports of a ... Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer today came to the floor to give an update on reports of a deal being struck with President Trump regarding the DACA program and the status of the so-called "Dreamers." 9:59 AM EDT Approx. 8 hr. 8 min. LIVE U.S. Senate 09/14/2017 U.S. Senate meets at 10am ET to continue work on the FY 2018 Defense Authorization Bill. U.S. Senate meets at 10am ET to continue work on the FY 2018 Defense Authorization Bill. 10:06 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 40 min. LIVE Senate Health Panel on Insurance Market Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee continues with hearings on the individual ... Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee continues with hearings on the individual insurance market.
1:40 PM EDT Approx. 28 min. House Minority Leader Pelosi D-CA Weekly Briefing 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) have 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. 6:07 PM EDT Approx. 52 min. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President' Former Goldman Sachs Vice Chair Robert Kaplan is now the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of ... Former Goldman Sachs Vice Chair Robert Kaplan is now the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. He sat down with the dean of the Pepperdine Business and Management School to discuss monetary policy and the future of the global economy. 12:46 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Hurricane Irma Response 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.
2:08 PM EDT Approx. 12 min. President Trump Receives Hurricane Irma Briefing 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. 6:59 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. Speaker Ryan R-WI Holds Weekly News Briefing 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 boasted 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 said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 2:21 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. William Julius Wilson on Race Relations Harvard University Sociologist and Author William Julius Wilson talks about the state of Race in ... Harvard University Sociologist and Author William Julius Wilson talks about the state of Race in America, what he calls "income & residential segregation"; and the effects of Donald Trump's candidacy and presidency on race relations. Wilson says the future of inner-city poor in the United States is bleak. One of his many books influenced the writing of the HBO series, "The Wire".
2:20 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. U.S. House of Representatives House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Member The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP ... The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP cites crimes committed by illegal people and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats say the bill is too sweeping, endangering faith organizations, and others that deal with immigrant communities. 7:09 PM EDT Approx. 21 min. House Minority Leader Pelosi D-CA Weekly Briefing 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) have 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. 3:26 PM EDT Approx. 20 min. President Trump Receives Hurricane Irma Briefing 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.
3:34 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. 2017-18 Supreme Court Term 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. Also discussed was the way Justice Neil Gorsuch, the Supreme Court's most recent addition, would impact its upcoming year of judicial action. 7:30 PM EDT Approx. 31 min. Washington Journal Scott Pattison Scott Pattison, CEO and Executive Director of the National Governors Association, discussed top ... Scott Pattison, CEO and Executive Director of the National Governors Association, discussed top public policy issues facing the nation's governors and their relationship with the federal government. 3:46 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 2 min. Hearing on North Korea's Access to Foreign Financing 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, like 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 just U.S. sanctions, but also those from the United Nations Security Council.
5:09 PM EDT Approx. 10 min. Speaker Ryan R-WI Holds Weekly News Briefing 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 boasted 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 said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 8:01 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 29 min. Senate Health Panel on Insurance Market The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance ... The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance stakeholders, including physicians and industry executives, on their recommendations to stabilize the individual health insurance markets. 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 Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hopes to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond. 5:48 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 11 min. Senate Commerce Hearing on 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.
5:19 PM EDT Approx. 20 min. House Minority Leader Pelosi D-CA Weekly Briefing 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) have 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. 10:30 PM EDT Approx. 25 min. Secretary of State Tillerson & British Foreign Secretary News Conference 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. 7:59 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 34 min. Nutrition Programs & the 2018 Farm Bill - Panel 1 The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing examining the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance ... The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing examining the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - formerly known as food stamps - that provides assistance to low-income families. This portion focused on allegations of deceptive practices by states to lower their error rates - payments overpaid or underpaid to SNAP recipients. Appearing before the committee was the Acting Deputy Agriculture Under Secretary who administers the USDA's Food and Nutrition Service, along with two assistant inspectors general from the department. The hearing was led by committee chair Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS.)
5:39 PM EDT Approx. 25 min. Secretary of State Tillerson & British Foreign Secretary News Conference 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. 10:55 PM EDT Approx. 16 min. State Department Briefing on Iran State Department Spokesman Heather Nauert answered questions from reporters on the latest set of ... State Department Spokesman Heather Nauert 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. 10:33 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. House Ways and Means Subcmte. Hearing on Taxpayer Disputes 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. 43 min. Heritage Q&A with Rod 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 at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. Mr. Rosenstein stressed that in promoting the rule of law the Justice Department does not choose sides based on political party affiliation. His remarks are part of a series of events at the Heritage Foundation to mark Constitution Day on September 17. 11:11 PM EDT Approx. 58 min. State of the European Union 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 Union, 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 spoke at the end of his speech on Brexit, announcing that March 29, 2019 is the official date the U.K. leaves the European Union. He told members that the U.K.'s departure is "tragic" but the European Union will move on. 11:54 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. AEI Retirement Incomes The American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC hosted a discussion with two economists, who ... The American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC hosted a discussion with two economists, who 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. Speakers included Investment Company Institute Senior Economist Peter Brady and U.S. Census Bureau Senior Economist Joshua Mitchell.
6:47 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. U.S. House of Representatives House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Member The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP ... The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP cites crimes committed by illegal people and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats say the bill is too sweeping, endangering faith organizations, and others that deal with immigrant communities. 12:09 AM EDT Approx. 20 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Schumer on DACA deal, border security & Equifax Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer today came tothe floor to give an update on reports of a ... Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer today came tothe floor to give 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 Eqifax data breach 1:55 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 33 min. Nutrition Programs & the 2018 Farm Bill - Panel 1 The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing examining the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance ... The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing examining the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - formerly known as food stamps - that provides assistance to low-income families. This portion focused on allegations of deceptive practices by states to lower their error rates - payments overpaid or underpaid to SNAP recipients. Appearing before the committee was the Acting Deputy Agriculture Under Secretary who administers the USDA's Food and Nutrition Service, along with two assistant inspectors general from the department. The hearing was led by committee chair Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS.)
8:00 PM EDT Approx. 19 min. House Minority Leader Pelosi D-CA Weekly Briefing 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) have 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. 12:29 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 29 min. Senate Health Panel on Insurance Market The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance ... The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance stakeholders, including physicians and industry executives, on their recommendations to stabilize the individual health insurance markets. 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 Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hopes to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond. 4:28 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. House Ways and Means Subcmte. Hearing on Taxpayer Disputes 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.
8:19 PM EDT Approx. 12 min. Speaker Ryan R-WI Holds Weekly News Briefing 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 boasted 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 said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 2:58 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. Secretary of State Tillerson & British Foreign Secretary News Conference 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. 5:49 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. AEI Retirement Incomes The American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC hosted a discussion with two economists, who ... The American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC hosted a discussion with two economists, who 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. Speakers included Investment Company Institute Senior Economist Peter Brady and U.S. Census Bureau Senior Economist Joshua Mitchell.
8:31 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. President Trump Receives Hurricane Irma Briefing 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. 3:23 AM EDT Approx. 16 min. State Department Briefing on Iran State Department Spokesman Heather Nauert answered questions from reporters on the latest set of ... State Department Spokesman Heather Nauert 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. 7:47 AM EDT Approx. 16 hr. 13 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
8:40 PM EDT Approx. 11 min. 55am 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. 3:39 AM EDT Approx. 57 min. State of the European Union 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 Union, 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 spoke at the end of his speech on Brexit, announcing that March 29, 2019 is the official date the U.K. leaves the European Union. He told members that the U.K.'s departure is "tragic" but the European Union will move on.
8:51 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. 2017-18 Supreme Court Term 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. Also discussed was the way Justice Neil Gorsuch, the Supreme Court's most recent addition, would impact its upcoming year of judicial action. 4:36 AM EDT Approx. 20 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Schumer on DACA deal, border security & Equifax Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer today came tothe floor to give an update on reports of a ... Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer today came tothe floor to give 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 Eqifax data breach
10:27 PM EDT Approx. 44 min. Heritage Q&A with Rod 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 at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. Mr. Rosenstein stressed that in promoting the rule of law the Justice Department does not choose sides based on political party affiliation. His remarks are part of a series of events at the Heritage Foundation to mark Constitution Day on September 17. 4:56 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Oxford House Convention Post-Prison Reentry Panel Oxford House, an international organization with a mission to provide sober living environments ... Oxford House, an international organization with a mission to provide sober living environments for people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, held its annual convention in Washington, DC. This panel featured several presentations and remarks from 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.
11:11 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. U.S. House of Representatives House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Member The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP ... The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP cites crimes committed by illegal people and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats say the bill is too sweeping, endangering faith organizations, and others that deal with immigrant communities. 6:04 AM EDT Approx. 43 min. Oxford House Convention Keynote Address by Dr. Westley Clark The 2016 "Surgeon General's Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health" was the focus of a presentation ... The 2016 "Surgeon General's Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health" was the focus of a presentation at a conference on drug addiction. Speaking was Dr. Westley Clark who directed the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) of the Health and Human Services Department. The event was hosted by Oxford House which provides living environments for those recovering from drug and alcohol addiction.
12:23 AM EDT Approx. 19 min. House Minority Leader Pelosi D-CA Weekly Briefing 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) have 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. 6:47 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 30 min. Nutrition Programs & the 2018 Farm Bill - Panel 1 The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing examining the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance ... The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing examining the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - formerly known as food stamps - that provides assistance to low-income families. This portion focused on allegations of deceptive practices by states to lower their error rates - payments overpaid or underpaid to SNAP recipients. Appearing before the committee was the Acting Deputy Agriculture Under Secretary who administers the USDA's Food and Nutrition Service, along with two assistant inspectors general from the department. The hearing was led by committee chair Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS.)
12:42 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. Speaker Ryan R-WI Holds Weekly News Briefing 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 boasted 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 said that would only happen in concert with a boost in resources for border security and immigration enforcement operations. 9:17 AM EDT Approx. 14 hr. 43 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
12:52 AM EDT Approx. 11 min. President Trump Receives Hurricane Irma Briefing 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. 35 min. 2017-18 Supreme Court Term 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. Also discussed was the way Justice Neil Gorsuch, the Supreme Court's most recent addition, would impact its upcoming year of judicial action.
2:38 AM EDT Approx. 43 min. Heritage Q&A with Rod 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 at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. Mr. Rosenstein stressed that in promoting the rule of law the Justice Department does not choose sides based on political party affiliation. His remarks are part of a series of events at the Heritage Foundation to mark Constitution Day on September 17.
3:21 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. U.S. House of Representatives House Debate on Criminal Alien Gang Member The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP ... The House debated a bill designed to deport criminal alien gang members, and stem smuggling. GOP cites crimes committed by illegal people and the dangers of smuggling. Democrats say the bill is too sweeping, endangering faith organizations, and others that deal with immigrant communities.
4:32 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 28 min. Senate Health Panel on Insurance Market The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance ... The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance stakeholders, including physicians and industry executives, on their recommendations to stabilize the individual health insurance markets. 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 Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) said he hopes to have a bipartisan agreement approved by the end of September to help limit premium increases in 2018 and beyond.
7:00 AM EDT Approx. 17 hr. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.