C-SPAN Schedule

< Friday, 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. 5 hr. 6 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. 44 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. 59 min. LIVE Washington Journal 09/14/2018 5:06 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. Bipartisan Women's Caucus on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace The Bipartisan Women's Caucus hosted a panel to discuss issues of sexual harassment in the ... The Bipartisan Women's Caucus hosted a panel to discuss issues of sexual harassment in the workplace. Witnesses included attorneys, advocates and industry representatives who talked about their work and efforts to address and prevent harassment, support victims and survivors, and ensure accountability for perpetrators. 6:44 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Cato Institute on Health Insurance Plans The Cato Institute hosted an event with health policy scholars to discuss the Trump ... The Cato Institute hosted an event with health policy scholars to discuss the Trump administration's decision to expand so called short-term, limited duration health insurance plans. Speakers included Manhattan Institute Senior Fellow Chris Pope and Cato Institute Health Policy Studies Director Michael Cannon. Under the new rules, these insurance plans can last up to 12 months and can be renewed for up to 36 months.
9:58 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 44 min. LIVE American Enterprise Institute Conference on 2008 Financial Crisis House Financial Services Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talks about the 2008 financial crisis at the ... House Financial Services Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talks about the 2008 financial crisis at the American Enterprise Institute. 7:04 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. Johns Hopkins University Discussion on NAFTA Negotiations The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies hosted a discussion on the ... The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies hosted a discussion on the ongoing trade negotiations between the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Panelists discussed the economic and political effects of the NAFTA negotiations and what potential trade agreements might look like for the three countries. 7:45 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Hudson Institute on Iran Sanctions & Protests The Hudson Institute hosted a discussion on the U.S.'s "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran ... The Hudson Institute hosted a discussion on the U.S.'s "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran and its effect on the country's economy and civil society. Panelists talked about the ongoing civil protests occurring in Iran and the long-term viability of the Iranian government.
12:42 PM EDT Approx. 19 min. FEMA Briefing on Hurricane Florence FEMA and other federal agencies gave an update on Hurricane Florence in Washington, DC. As the ... FEMA and other federal agencies gave an update on Hurricane Florence in Washington, DC. As the storm made landfull, officials continued urging the public in impacted areas to heed the warnings of local officials regarding safety. 8:45 AM EDT Approx. 33 min. House Speaker Paul Ryan Interview with WisPolitics President House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) sat down for an interview with WisPolitics.com President Jeff ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) sat down for an interview with WisPolitics.com President Jeff Mayers in the U.S. Capitol Rayburn Room. Speaker Ryan discussed the House Republican agenda, tax reform, election security, health care, and trade policy. He also reflected on his tenure as Speaker of the House and his aspirations after he retires from Congress in January 2019. 9:22 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 54 min. LIVE Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference on Women Voters The Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference holds a panel discussion on women voters and ... The Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference holds a panel discussion on women voters and the current political landscape.
1:01 PM EDT Approx. 45 min. LIVE American Enterprise Institute Conference on 2008 Financial Crisis - Part 2 Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) was the keynote speaker at an American Enterprise Institute-hosted ... Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) was the keynote speaker at an American Enterprise Institute-hosted discussion on the 2008 financial crisis. Rep. Hensarling, who was poised to leave Congress and his position as chair of the House Financial Services Committee, talked about growing risk in the U.S. housing finance market and his concern that legislators wouldn't be able to adequately address a growing amount of risk in the mortgage market. After his moderated discussion, he took questions from members of the audience. 9:18 AM EDT Approx. 43 min. LIVE FEMA Briefing on Hurricane Florence FEMA Administrator Brock Long, among other government officials, hold a briefing on Hurricane ... FEMA Administrator Brock Long, among other government officials, hold a briefing on Hurricane Florence response efforts. 11:16 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. Cato Institute on Health Insurance Plans The Cato Institute hosted an event with health policy scholars to discuss the Trump ... The Cato Institute hosted an event with health policy scholars to discuss the Trump administration's decision to expand so called short-term, limited duration health insurance plans. Speakers included Manhattan Institute Senior Fellow Chris Pope and Cato Institute Health Policy Studies Director Michael Cannon. Under the new rules, these insurance plans can last up to 12 months and can be renewed for up to 36 months.
1:46 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 50 min. LIVE American Enterprise Institute Conference on 2008 Financial Crisis House Financial Services Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talks about the 2008 financial crisis at the ... House Financial Services Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talks about the 2008 financial crisis at the American Enterprise Institute. 10:01 AM EDT Approx. 24 min. House Ways & Means Committee Votes on Tax Cut Bills The House Ways and Means Committee met to debate and vote on several tax cut proposals dubbed "tax ... The House Ways and Means Committee met to debate and vote on several tax cut proposals dubbed "tax reform 2.0" President Trump in December signed into law the first round of tax reductions. 12:15 PM EDT Approx. 41 min. National Business Group on Health CEO on Employers & Health Insurance Costs Brian Marcotte, president and CEO of the National Business Group on Health, spoke about his ... Brian Marcotte, president and CEO of the National Business Group on Health, spoke about his organization's annual survey of employers about health care benefit costs and coverage strategies for 2019. Issues addressed included increased availability of virtual care, changes in co-pays and deductibles, and the overall increase in costs, on average, relative to wage increases.
4:36 PM EDT Approx. 32 min. Washington Journal Emily Atkins New Republic staff writer Emily Atkin discussed Hurricane Florence's potential public health and ... New Republic staff writer Emily Atkin discussed Hurricane Florence's potential public health and environmental impacts. 10:25 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. LIVE House Minority Leader Pelosi Hurricane News Conference House Democrats hold a news conference to talk about preparations for Hurricane Florence and the ... House Democrats hold a news conference to talk about preparations for Hurricane Florence and the recovery efforts on Puerto Rico and in the Virgin Islands from last year's storms. 12:56 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 53 min. Rep. Jamie Raskin & Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton on Domestic Extremism Congressman Jamie Raskin (D-MD) and Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) co-hosted a town hall ... Congressman Jamie Raskin (D-MD) and Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) co-hosted a town hall meeting on countering domestic extremism and hate speech in Washington, DC. Speakers included representatives from the ACLU, the Anti-Defamation League along with the former deputy mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia. The town hall was held ahead of the "Unite the Right 2" rally in the nation's capital that was organized to mark the anniversary of the 2017 white nationalist rally in Charlottesville.
5:08 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. Presidential Homes From our C-SPAN series "Cities Tour", a look at selected presidential homes. We visit the cities ... From our C-SPAN series "Cities Tour", a look at selected presidential homes. We visit the cities of Charlottesville, VA; Concord, NH; Hyde Park, NY; Key West, FL; and Fayetteville, AR. 11:35 AM EDT Approx. 26 min. LIVE NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Alliance's Value NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talks about the value of the alliance at the Heritage ... NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talks about the value of the alliance at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 3:49 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Nuclear Security & Arms Control Policy The Stimson Center in Washington, DC hosted a discussion about global nuclear security and policy. ... The Stimson Center in Washington, DC hosted a discussion about global nuclear security and policy. Participants talked about what they said was the importance of trust between nuclear and non-nuclear nations, the need for continued dialogue, NATO's evolving role and the impact of individual leaders, particularly President Donald Trump, on global nuclear security and non-proliferation.
7:06 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. LIVE Jose Andres, We Fed an Island Chef José Andrés talks about his book, "We Fed an Island," which details the efforts of the ... Chef José Andrés talks about his book, "We Fed an Island," which details the efforts of the World Central Kitchen to feed the people of Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. The discussion is sponsored by the Politics and Prose bookstore. 12:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Facebook, Google and Microsoft on Campaign and Election Security Facebook, Google and Microsoft representatives discussed their efforts working with campaigns on ... Facebook, Google and Microsoft representatives discussed their efforts working with campaigns on cybersecurity ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. This event was hosted by TheBridge, a communications organization focused on technology, policy and politics. 5:17 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. Health Care Costs Health care industry leaders and economic scholars testified before the Senate Health, Education, ... Health care industry leaders and economic scholars testified before the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee on ways to reduce health care administrative costs. Witnesses included Alaska State Hospital & Nursing Home Association CEO Beck Hultberg, America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) CEO Matt Eyles, Harvard University Applied Economics Professor David Cutler and Health Systems Innovation Network Senior Research Director Robert Book.
8:31 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Bush & Obama Officials on the 2008 Financial Crisis Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and former Treasury Secretaries Tim Geithner and Hank ... Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and former Treasury Secretaries Tim Geithner and Hank Paulson discussed lessons learned from the 2008 financial crisis at an event hosted by the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC. New York Times Financial Columnist and "Too Big To Fail" author Andrew Ross Sorkin moderated this event. The three leaders talked about the fall of major financial institutions like Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns, and the steps the government took to assist the financial industry. 1:02 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Panel on Immigration Policy The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute hosted a leadership conference in Washington, DC. ... The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute hosted a leadership conference in Washington, DC. Reps. Will Hurd (R-TX), Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM) and Pete Aguilar (D-CA) joined a panel moderated by CBS News' Ed O'Keefe to discuss congressional efforts to address the DACA program and pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill. Dropbox's Rebecca Tallent talked about the impact of immigration on the private sector, particularly tech companies, and Service Employees International Union's Héctor Figueroa discussed how immigration issues affect the workforce. 7:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. Nat'l Republican Congressional Committee Chair Steve Stivers OH at Christian Science Monitor Event Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH), the chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), ... Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH), the chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), took questions from reporters at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on the 2018 mid-term elections. He spoke about bellwether races across the country as well as President Trump's impact on the November election.
10:00 PM EDT Approx. 34 min. Newsmakers Sen. Patrick Leahy Senate Appropriations Committee Vice Chair Patrick Leahy (D-VT) is interviewed about Judge Brett ... Senate Appropriations Committee Vice Chair Patrick Leahy (D-VT) is interviewed about Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, newly released allegations about actions when he was a high school student - which Sen. Diane Feinstein submitted to the Administration for review-- & the push to pass federal funding bills by a Sept 30 deadline. Sen. Leahy is the Judiciary Committee's former chair and ranking member and he remains on the committee, which is expected to vote on the Kavanaugh nomination next week. 2:02 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. George Mason Discussion on Presidents & Intelligence Community George Mason University hosted a discussion on the relationship between the presidency and the ... George Mason University hosted a discussion on the relationship between the presidency and the intelligence community (IC) with former CIA Director Michael Hayden, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, and former NSA Director Michael Rogers. Panelists shared their positions on voicing criticism of President Trump, and explained why they have or have not chosen to do so. They specifically discussed the dynamic between President Trump and the intelligence community, and offered advice to current and aspiring IC professionals facing a chief executive who has expressed doubt about their work and conclusions. 8:00 PM EDT Approx. 54 min. House Foreign Affairs Committee on Documents Request for U.S.-Russia Meeting The House Foreign Affairs Committee considered legislation requesting the White House and ... The House Foreign Affairs Committee considered legislation requesting the White House and Secretary of State to turn over all documents and records regarding the meeting between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. Later in the session, Republican members voted 23-18, rejecting the request.
10:34 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. The Communicators Jonathan Spalter Jonathan Spalter, US Telecom president, talks about communications issues, including developing ... Jonathan Spalter, US Telecom president, talks about communications issues, including developing 5G, expansion of broadband through the U.S., & USTelecom's view that government needs to help build out into hard-to-reach areas 3:27 PM EDT Approx. 22 min. LIVE Secretary of State Pompeo News Conference Secretary of State Pompeo holds a news conference at the State Department in Washington, DC. Secretary of State Pompeo holds a news conference at the State Department in Washington, DC. 8:54 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Assistant Defense Secretary on U.S.-India Relations Assistant Defense Secretary Randall Schriver was the featured speaker in a discussion about ... Assistant Defense Secretary Randall Schriver was the featured speaker in a discussion about U.S.-India relations and the "2+2" dialogue scheduled to take place between the two countries on September 6, 2018. He spoke about the U.S. goals going into the talks and the vision and strategies he hoped the two countries would address. Topics discussed included regional security and stability, and relations with other countries including Pakistan, China, Japan and Russia.
11:04 PM EDT Approx. 55 min. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas discussed the law, politics and his views on the judicial ... Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas discussed the law, politics and his views on the judicial confirmation process at a Federalist Society event in Fort Worth, Texas. The event honored one of Justice Thomas' former law clerks, Gregory Coleman, who later became the first solicitor general in Texas. Judge Edith Jones from the 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals introduced Justice Thomas. 3:49 PM EDT Approx. 50 min. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Secure Voting Report The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine released a report recommending steps ... The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine released a report recommending steps the federal, state and local officials should take to improve election security prior to the 2020 election. Panelists included computer science professors from different universities across the country. 10:14 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Heritage Discussion on U.S.-Japan Relations The Heritage Foundation hosted a forum on how U.S. negotiations with North Korea are affecting ... The Heritage Foundation hosted a forum on how U.S. negotiations with North Korea are affecting policy towards Japan. Asia scholars discussed in detail the state of U.S.-Japan alliance as well as relations with China and South Korea. Trade relations and the possibility of a future meeting between Prime Minister Abe and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were also discussed. Following their remarks, they answered questions from the audience.
11:59 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Diversity in Law Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talked about diversity in the legal profession at a ... Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talked about diversity in the legal profession at a discussion hosted by the George Washington University Law School and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association. She recounted her experience as a young female and Jewish lawyer at a time when women and Jewish legal professionals often struggled to find equality within the field, and talked about the importance of diversity at law firms and on the nation's courts. She also talked about many landmark Supreme Court decisions and about her disappointment with the politicization of the confirmation process for Supreme Court justices. 4:39 PM EDT Approx. 28 min. Campaign 2018 Cynthia Nixon D Primary Night Remarks Cynthia Nixon (D) reacted to results in the primary contest against Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY). Cynthia Nixon (D) reacted to results in the primary contest against Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY). 11:51 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Ambassador Confirmations The Senate Foreign Relations Committee considered several ambassador nominees including ... The Senate Foreign Relations Committee considered several ambassador nominees including businessman David Fischer to be the U.S. ambassador to Morocco. Mr. Fischer backed Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign and donated to Donald Trump's presidential inauguration. Other nominees included Earl Miller to be the U.S. ambassador to Bangladesh, Daniel Rosenblum to be the U.S. ambassador to Uzbekistan, Donald Yamamoto to be the U.S. ambassador to Somalia and Kip Tom to be U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Agencies for Food & Agriculture. Major topics of discussion included the Rohingya refugee crisis, food security, human rights and counterterrorism efforts in the Middle East
1:30 AM EDT Approx. 19 min. Secretary of State Pompeo News Conference Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a briefing with reporters at the State Department in ... Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a briefing with reporters at the State Department in Washington, DC. He was asked about the meeting between former Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian officials. Secretary Pompeo responded saying "actively undermining U.S. policy as a former secretary of state is literally unheard of." Other topics addressed at the briefing included election security, North Korea, refugee admissions into the U.S. and Hurricane Florence response efforts. 5:07 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Atlantic Council Discussion on Russian State & the Media Panelists at the Atlantic Council discussed President Vladimir Putin, the Russian government and ... Panelists at the Atlantic Council discussed President Vladimir Putin, the Russian government and the media, and a disinformation legal suit filed against Russia Today and Channel 1 Russia. 1:19 AM EDT Approx. 41 min. Agriculture Secretary Announces Forest Improvement Strategy Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue was joined by Senators Lisa Murskowski (R-AK), Ron Wyden ... Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue was joined by Senators Lisa Murskowski (R-AK), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Steve Daines (R-MT) to announce a new strategy for improving America's forest lands. Much of the work will focus on improving partnerships between federal and state forestry officials. Following the announcement, the leaders took some questions from reporters, including on efforts to combat numerous ongoing wildfires in the western states.
1:49 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Alliance's Value NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talked about the value of the NATO alliance at the ... NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talked about the value of the NATO alliance at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC, stressing the importance of the relations with the U.S. He told an audience that "the U.S. never has to fight alone" and referenced the 9/11 attacks, saying it was the first and only time that NATO had to invoke Article 5, NATO's collective defense strategy that says an attack against one ally is an attack against all allies. Following his remarks, he took questions from the audience. 6:44 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Congressional Hispanic Caucus Leadership Conference on Women's Empowerment The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute hosted a leadership conference in Washington, DC. ... The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute hosted a leadership conference in Washington, DC. Panelists for this portion discussed women's empowerment and steps companies and non-profit organizations could take to eliminate sexual harassment in the workplace and better equip women to succeed in their professions. Before the panel discussion, Rep. Nanette Barragan (D-CA) talked about her work to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace. 2:00 AM EDT Approx. 54 min. House Foreign Affairs Committee on Documents Request for U.S.-Russia Meeting The House Foreign Affairs Committee considered legislation requesting the White House and ... The House Foreign Affairs Committee considered legislation requesting the White House and Secretary of State to turn over all documents and records regarding the meeting between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. Later in the session, Republican members voted 23-18, rejecting the request.
2:44 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. Former British Foreign Sec. Boris Johnson at AEI Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was honored with the American Enterprise ... Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was honored with the American Enterprise Institute's Irving Kristol Award at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC. The U.K. Conservative Party member resigned as foreign secretary on July 9, 2018. 8:01 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. Trump Administration Officials Testify on Agriculture Trade Policy The Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee held a hearing with officials from the ... The Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee held a hearing with officials from the Agriculture Department and the U.S. Trade Representative Office on the impact of U.S. trade policy on American agriculture. Senators asked for updates on the administration's efforts to reach new trade deals with Canada, Mexico, China and Japan, among others. Senators talked about their home states' agricultural exports and how escalating trade tensions have negatively impacted price points, stability and the ability to access foreign markets. A number of senators questioned the efficacy of eschewing multilateral trade pacts in favor of bilateral deals, which they said are taking too long to complete at the expense of American farmers and producers. 2:54 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Assistant Defense Secretary on U.S.-India Relations Assistant Defense Secretary Randall Schriver was the featured speaker in a discussion about ... Assistant Defense Secretary Randall Schriver was the featured speaker in a discussion about U.S.-India relations and the "2+2" dialogue scheduled to take place between the two countries on September 6, 2018. He spoke about the U.S. goals going into the talks and the vision and strategies he hoped the two countries would address. Topics discussed included regional security and stability, and relations with other countries including Pakistan, China, Japan and Russia.
3:39 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 51 min. Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference on Women Voters The Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference held a panel discussion on black women ... The Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference held a panel discussion on black women voters and the current political landscape. The discussion focused on the shifting influence of the major political parties and new strategies to engage voters. Panelists included Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) and candidates for Congress, Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and Jahana Hayes (D-CT). 10:06 PM EDT Approx. 48 min. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Secure Voting Report The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine released a report recommending steps ... The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine released a report recommending steps the federal, state and local officials should take to improve election security prior to the 2020 election. Panelists included computer science professors from different universities across the country. 4:14 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Heritage Discussion on U.S.-Japan Relations The Heritage Foundation hosted a forum on how U.S. negotiations with North Korea are affecting ... The Heritage Foundation hosted a forum on how U.S. negotiations with North Korea are affecting policy towards Japan. Asia scholars discussed in detail the state of U.S.-Japan alliance as well as relations with China and South Korea. Trade relations and the possibility of a future meeting between Prime Minister Abe and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were also discussed. Following their remarks, they answered questions from the audience.
5:30 AM EDT Approx. 18 min. Secretary of State Pompeo News Conference Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a briefing with reporters at the State Department in ... Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a briefing with reporters at the State Department in Washington, DC. He was asked about the meeting between former Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian officials. Secretary Pompeo responded saying "actively undermining U.S. policy as a former secretary of state is literally unheard of." Other topics addressed at the briefing included election security, North Korea, refugee admissions into the U.S. and Hurricane Florence response efforts. 10:54 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. Trump Administration Officials Testify on Agriculture Trade Policy The Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee held a hearing with officials from the ... The Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee held a hearing with officials from the Agriculture Department and the U.S. Trade Representative Office on the impact of U.S. trade policy on American agriculture. Senators asked for updates on the administration's efforts to reach new trade deals with Canada, Mexico, China and Japan, among others. Senators talked about their home states' agricultural exports and how escalating trade tensions have negatively impacted price points, stability and the ability to access foreign markets. A number of senators questioned the efficacy of eschewing multilateral trade pacts in favor of bilateral deals, which they said are taking too long to complete at the expense of American farmers and producers. 5:51 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Ambassador Confirmations The Senate Foreign Relations Committee considered several ambassador nominees including ... The Senate Foreign Relations Committee considered several ambassador nominees including businessman David Fischer to be the U.S. ambassador to Morocco. Mr. Fischer backed Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign and donated to Donald Trump's presidential inauguration. Other nominees included Earl Miller to be the U.S. ambassador to Bangladesh, Daniel Rosenblum to be the U.S. ambassador to Uzbekistan, Donald Yamamoto to be the U.S. ambassador to Somalia and Kip Tom to be U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Agencies for Food & Agriculture. Major topics of discussion included the Rohingya refugee crisis, food security, human rights and counterterrorism efforts in the Middle East
5:48 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. House Minority Leader Pelosi Hurricane News Conference House Democrats held a news conference to talk about preparations for Hurricane Florence and the ... House Democrats held a news conference to talk about preparations for Hurricane Florence and the recovery efforts on Puerto Rico and in the Virgin Islands from 2017's hurricanes, Irma and Maria. Delegate Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) was critical of the federal government's response to the U.S. Virgin Islands and other island territories, saying funding for recovery of electrical and medical services severely lacked compared to response to hurricanes that hit Florida and Texas. Following questions from reporters on disaster response, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) answered questions on a variety of other topics, including ongoing trade negotiations with Canada and the Catholic Church's sex abuse scandals. 12:59 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Facebook, Google and Microsoft on Campaign and Election Security Facebook, Google and Microsoft representatives discussed their efforts working with campaigns on ... Facebook, Google and Microsoft representatives discussed their efforts working with campaigns on cybersecurity ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. This event was hosted by TheBridge, a communications organization focused on technology, policy and politics. 7:18 AM EDT Approx. 42 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. 44 min. LIVE Washington Journal 09/15/2018 2:01 AM EDT Approx. 44 min. American Enterprise Institute Conference on 2008 Financial Crisis - Part 2 Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) was the keynote speaker at an American Enterprise Institute-hosted ... Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) was the keynote speaker at an American Enterprise Institute-hosted discussion on the 2008 financial crisis. Rep. Hensarling, who was poised to leave Congress and his position as chair of the House Financial Services Committee, talked about growing risk in the U.S. housing finance market and his concern that legislators wouldn't be able to adequately address a growing amount of risk in the mortgage market. After his moderated discussion, he took questions from members of the audience.
7:43 AM EDT Approx. 16 hr. 17 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 2:45 AM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 44 min. American Enterprise Institute Conference on 2008 Financial Crisis - Part 1 The American Enterprise Institute hosted a day-long conference looking back at the 2008 financial ... The American Enterprise Institute hosted a day-long conference looking back at the 2008 financial crisis. This portion included a panel discussion with economic scholars and former government officials. They discussed the various causes of the financial crisis, the Federal Reserve's monetary policies, the housing market and the federal government's response. American Enterprise Institute Financial Policy Studies Fellow Peter Wallison moderated the event.
5:29 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Hudson Institute on Afghanistan Political Climate The Hudson Institute held a panel discussion on the political climate in Afghanistan. Former ... The Hudson Institute held a panel discussion on the political climate in Afghanistan. Former Afghan ambassador to France and Canada Omar Samad and Acting President of the American University of Afghanistan David Sedney shared their assessments of several topics, including potential peace talks between Afghanistan's government and the Taliban, the impact of U.S. operations over several decades, and Afghanistan-Pakistan relations.
6:58 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Nat'l Republican Congressional Committee Chair Steve Stivers OH at Christian Science Monitor Event Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH), the chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), ... Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH), the chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), took questions from reporters at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on the 2018 mid-term elections. He spoke about bellwether races across the country as well as President Trump's impact on the November election.