C-SPAN Schedule

< Friday, February 22 >

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12:00 AM EST 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 EST Approx. 6 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 EST Approx. 6 hr. 23 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
6:59 AM EST Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Washington Journal 02/22/2019 6:46 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. Discussion on U.S. Withdrawal from Afghanistan The Center for the National Interest held a discussion on U.S. plans to withdrawal from ... The Center for the National Interest held a discussion on U.S. plans to withdrawal from Afghanistan. Speakers included Seth Jones, who wrote about the consequences of withdrawing from the country in the "The National Interest" magazine. Two other foreign policy experts also spoke but they focused on why it's time for American withdrawal. 6:23 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. 93rd Annual Black History Luncheon 2019 marks the 400th anniversary of the forced migration of Africans to the Virginia Colony in ... 2019 marks the 400th anniversary of the forced migration of Africans to the Virginia Colony in 1619. The Association for the Study of African American Life and History hosted their 93rd annual Black History luncheon where speakers reflected on the theme of Black migration. They explored forced migration into slavery and the northern and western migration of African Americans in the 20th century.
8:59 AM EST Approx. 3 min. LIVE U.S. House of Representatives U.S. House of Representatives U.S. House meets for a pro forma session during this 10-day district work period. No votes are ... U.S. House meets for a pro forma session during this 10-day district work period. No votes are expected. 8:30 AM EST Approx. 29 min. DNC Chair Tom Perez Remarks at Winter Meeting Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chair Tom Perez delivered remarks at the DNC's annual winter ... Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chair Tom Perez delivered remarks at the DNC's annual winter meeting in Washington, DC. While highlighting the accomplishments of Democrats from around the country during the 2018 midterm elections, Chairman Perez also stressed the importance for President Trump to address gun violence, health care and climate change. 7:46 AM EST Approx. 2 hr. 19 min. Commander of U.S. Central Command Testifies on Syria & Afghanistan Gen. Joseph Votel, commander of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), testified before the Senate Armed ... Gen. Joseph Votel, commander of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee about military operations in the Middle East. Gen. Votel answered several rounds of questions regarding the U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria and Afghanistan, Iranian influence in the region, Russia and China, and the strategy for combating ISIS and other extremist groups.
9:02 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Washington Journal 02/22/2019 8:59 AM EST Approx. 2 hr. 43 min. LIVE Politico Policy Conversations with Governors Politico hosts a series of policy conversations with governors from around the country who are in ... Politico hosts a series of policy conversations with governors from around the country who are in Washington, DC, for their annual National Governors Association winter meeting. 10:05 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Rep. Seth Moulton on Defense Policy Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA), a former Marine Corps captain, delivered remarks on defense policy and ... Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA), a former Marine Corps captain, delivered remarks on defense policy and national security at an event hosted by the Brookings Institution. He outlined his top defense priorities which included strengthening partnerships with allies, combating adversaries and embracing next generation defense technologies. In addition, Rep. Moulton answered questions about the defense budget, arms control agreements and U.S. policy toward Syria, China and North Korea. Brookings Institution Foreign Policy Research Director Michael O'Hanlon moderated the discussion.
10:03 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. Discussion on U.S. Withdrawal from Afghanistan The Center for the National Interest held a discussion on U.S. plans to withdrawal from ... The Center for the National Interest held a discussion on U.S. plans to withdrawal from Afghanistan. Speakers included Seth Jones, who wrote about the consequences of withdrawing from the country in the "The National Interest" magazine. Two other foreign policy experts also spoke but they focused on why it's time for American withdrawal. 11:42 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 40 min. Sec. Perdue with Canadian and Mexican Agriculture Officials At the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 2019 Agricultural Outlook Forum, Secretary Sonny Perdue ... At the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 2019 Agricultural Outlook Forum, Secretary Sonny Perdue was joined by his Canadian and Mexican counterparts to discuss agricultural production and trade issues, as well as what the three North American countries could do together for the benefit of their farmers and economies overall. Before their discussion, the U.S. Agriculture department's chief economist provided an overview of U.S. agricultural production and a look ahead at what to expect in 2019. 11:38 AM EST Approx. 3 hr. 20 min. Experts Testify at Election Security Hearing The California and Alabama secretaries of state were among the witnesses at a House Homeland ... The California and Alabama secretaries of state were among the witnesses at a House Homeland Security Committee hearing on efforts to secure elections. Lawmakers and witnesses discussed efforts to secure vulnerabilities in the nation's election systems, as well as the merits of H.R. 1, a Democrat-proposed package of legislation that would change the nation's election and redistricting laws.
11:44 AM EST Approx. 5 min. Sarah Sanders Speaks to Reporters White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders spoke to reporters at the White House. She answered ... White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders spoke to reporters at the White House. She answered questions on a number of topics, including the impending release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report. She said any decisions related to the report were in the hands of Attorney General William Barr, and said President Trump was focused on his upcoming meeting with Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, in Vietnam. 1:22 PM EST Approx. 9 min. Washington Journal Shelley Kimball Shelley Kimball of the Military Family Advisory Network discussesed the group's recent report on ... Shelley Kimball of the Military Family Advisory Network discussesed the group's recent report on the state of military housing. 2:58 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. CSIS Discussion on 2020 Defense Budget The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) held a panel discussion to preview the ... The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) held a panel discussion to preview the Trump administration's 2020 defense budget request. Former Bush and Obama administration officials and defense policy experts considered what they predicted would be a budget of between $700 billion and $750 billion, and how that funding would be allocated and spent by the Pentagon. They also talked about the potential inclusion of funding for construction of a wall along the southern border, as well as the likely political implications.
11:49 AM EST Approx. 23 min. 116th Freshmen Profile - Reps. Levin, Houlahan, Haaland C-SPAN spoke with members of the 116th freshmen class. C-SPAN spoke with members of the 116th freshmen class. 1:31 PM EST Approx. 2 hr. 42 min. LIVE Politico Policy Conversations with Governors Politico hosts a series of policy conversations with governors from around the country who are in ... Politico hosts a series of policy conversations with governors from around the country who are in Washington, DC, for their annual National Governors Association winter meeting. 3:58 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. Brookings Institution Discussion on Naval Operations and Outlook The Brookings Institution hosted Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson to discuss the ... The Brookings Institution hosted Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson to discuss the Navy's operational outlook and modernization efforts. Admiral Richardson presented his priorities and areas of focus in which ongoing improvements were being made, including technology, readiness, diversity, industry partnerships, and communications with naval counterparts around the globe, specifically China.
12:12 PM EST Approx. 10 min. Washington Journal Shelley Kimball Shelley Kimball of the Military Family Advisory Network discussesed the group's recent report on ... Shelley Kimball of the Military Family Advisory Network discussesed the group's recent report on the state of military housing. 4:13 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 50 min. Atlantic Council Discussion on Sanctions At the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC, former Treasury Secretary Jack Lew discussed the ... At the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC, former Treasury Secretary Jack Lew discussed the benefits and risks of sanctions in light of recent action taken against Venezuela. He talked in detail about the sanctions policy toward Iran, North Korea and Russia while serving under the Obama administration. His comments came after a panel discussion with sanctions experts who addressed the same issue, and also discussed U.S. relations with allies and how European countries are applying new systems to address sanctions. 4:58 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Aspen Economic Strategy Group on Economic Oppotunities - Panel on Community Colleges The Aspen Institute's Economic Strategy Group hosted a series of presentations and discussions on ... The Aspen Institute's Economic Strategy Group hosted a series of presentations and discussions on expanding American economic opportunity. This portion featured a panel discussion about community colleges, and what local, state and federal governments could do to improve programs offered by these schools, as well as the benefits of partnerships between public community colleges and private industry. Participants included White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Coordination Chris Liddell and former Obama administration Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker.
12:22 PM EST Approx. 55 min. LIVE Columnist George Will Discusses Growth of Executive Power Political columnist George Will discusses the growth of the Executive Branch's powers in a ... Political columnist George Will discusses the growth of the Executive Branch's powers in a discussion hosted by George Mason University's law school. 6:03 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Iran Experts Discuss 40th Anniversary of Iranian Revolution The Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) hosted a discussion with Iran experts on the 40th ... The Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) hosted a discussion with Iran experts on the 40th anniversary of the Iranian revolution. Panelists discussed the history of Iran and the events leading up to the 1979 revolution that ousted Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and installed Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini as the supreme leader of the new Islamic Republic. 5:59 PM EST Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. Hearing on U.S. Special Operations & Cyber Commands Special Operations Commander Gen. Raymond Thomas and Cyber Commander Gen. Paul Nakasone testified ... Special Operations Commander Gen. Raymond Thomas and Cyber Commander Gen. Paul Nakasone testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the priorities of their respective combatant commands. They addressed such topics as election system and critical infrastructure security, counterterrorism operations in the Middle East and combating foreign adversaries in cyberspace. Assistant Defense Secretary for Special Operations Owen West also delivered testimony before the committee.
1:17 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Aspen Economic Strategy Group on Economic Oppotunities - Opening Remarks & Panel on Economic Barriers The Aspen Institute's Economic Strategy Group hosted a series of presentations and discussions on ... The Aspen Institute's Economic Strategy Group hosted a series of presentations and discussions on expanding American economic opportunity. This portion featured a panel discussion on barriers to economic opportunity, and what local, state and federal governments could do to address or remove those barriers. Participants included White House Council of Economic Advisers Chair Kevin Hassett and former economic adviser to Vice President Joe Biden, Jared Bernstein. 7:29 PM EST Approx. 4 min. Niels Lesniewski Roll Call Senior Senate Staff Writer Niels Lesniewski discussed the details of the joint ... Roll Call Senior Senate Staff Writer Niels Lesniewski discussed the details of the joint resolution being introduced today in the House to terminate the President's national emergency declaration to build a southern border wall. 8:00 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Landmark Cases Tinker v. Des Moines Landmark Cases tells the story of five Des Moines, Iowa students who wore black arm bands to ... Landmark Cases tells the story of five Des Moines, Iowa students who wore black arm bands to school to protest the war in Vietnam, violating local school policies. The Supreme Court ruled students do not lose their 1st Amendment rights at school.
2:28 PM EST Approx. 33 min. Washington Journal Daryl Kimball Arms Control Association's Daryl Kimball previewed next week's U.S.-North Korea summit and the ... Arms Control Association's Daryl Kimball previewed next week's U.S.-North Korea summit and the future of the INF Treaty between the United States and Russia. 7:33 PM EST Approx. 28 min. 116th Freshmen Profile - Reps. Levin, Houlahan, Haaland C-SPAN spoke with members of the 116th freshmen class. C-SPAN spoke with members of the 116th freshmen class. 9:33 PM EST Approx. 25 min. 1940s Supreme Court Cases on Flag Salute in Schools In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette ... In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette case that public school students could not be forced to salute the American flag. This decision overturned the 1940 Minersville School District v. Gobitis case. World Headquarters of Jehovah's Witnesses Senior Communications Officer Robert Zick told the story of both cases and talked with the daughter of Lillian Gobitas, one of the students expelled for refusing to salute the flag for religious reasons. This program was part of a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette U.S. Supreme Court case.
3:01 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Profile of Sen. Chuck Schumer A look at the political career of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), featuring video ... A look at the political career of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), featuring video from the C-SPAN archive, and analysis by New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent Carl Hulse, and Alex Bolton, Senior Staff Writer for The Hill. 8:01 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. After Words Chris Christie, Let Me Finish Former New Jersey Governor and Presidential candidate Chris Christie discussed his political ... Former New Jersey Governor and Presidential candidate Chris Christie discussed his political career and offered his insights about President Trump's administration. He's interviewed by CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett. 9:58 PM EST Approx. 35 min. Jehovah's Witnesses on Mandatory Flag Salute On June 14, 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that public school students could not be forced to ... On June 14, 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that public school students could not be forced to pledge allegiance to the American flag. This ruling overturned a 1940 case that upheld mandatory flag pledging. In this program, several Jehovah's Witnesses recounted their childhood experiences of being expelled from school for refusing to salute the American flag, and were joined in conversation by the daughter of an expelled student. This program was part of a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette First Amendment case.
4:33 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Bill McKibben at UC Irvine Climate Change Conference Author Bill McKibben, the founder of 350.org, the first worldwide grassroots climate change ... Author Bill McKibben, the founder of 350.org, the first worldwide grassroots climate change organization, delivered the opening keynote address at a climate change conference at the University of California in Irvine. 9:01 PM EST Approx. 3 hr. In Depth Dave Zirin Author and sports writer Dave Zirin talked about his books and took viewer questions. Mr. Zirin is ... Author and sports writer Dave Zirin talked about his books and took viewer questions. Mr. Zirin is the author of many books, including "What's My Name, Fool?," "A People's History of Sports in the United States," and the recently published "Jim Brown: Last Man Standing." 10:33 PM EST Approx. 41 min. Jehovah's Witnesses & Human Rights In this talk, general counsel Philip Brumley talked about the legal struggles of Jehovah's ... In this talk, general counsel Philip Brumley talked about the legal struggles of Jehovah's Witnesses and argued that their efforts have advanced the protection of human and civil rights globally. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a six to three decision that public school students could not be forced to salute the American flag after several Jehovah's Witnesses challenged their expulsion from a West Virginia public school. This program was a session from a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette U.S. Supreme Court case.
6:00 PM EST Approx. 32 min. Washington Journal David Harsanyi The Federalist's David Harsanyi discussed the border wall battle and President Trump's re-election ... The Federalist's David Harsanyi discussed the border wall battle and President Trump's re-election prospects. 12:01 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. After Words Reniqua Allen, It Was All a Dream Reniqua Allen examined whether the "American Dream" is attainable today. She's interviewed by the ... Reniqua Allen examined whether the "American Dream" is attainable today. She's interviewed by the Root editor-in-chief Danielle Belton. 11:14 PM EST Approx. 46 min. Supreme Court Trivia Two teams of litigators faced off in a trivia competition, answering questions on U.S. Supreme ... Two teams of litigators faced off in a trivia competition, answering questions on U.S. Supreme Court history. The National Constitution Center and Heritage Foundation co-hosted the contest.
6:32 PM EST Approx. 5 min. Niels Lesniewski Roll Call Senior Senate Staff Writer Niels Lesniewski discussed the details of the joint ... Roll Call Senior Senate Staff Writer Niels Lesniewski discussed the details of the joint resolution being introduced today in the House to terminate the President's national emergency declaration to build a southern border wall. 1:02 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. After Words Chris Christie, Let Me Finish Former New Jersey Governor and Presidential candidate Chris Christie discussed his political ... Former New Jersey Governor and Presidential candidate Chris Christie discussed his political career and offered his insights about President Trump's administration. He's interviewed by CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett. 12:00 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Landmark Cases Tinker v. Des Moines Landmark Cases tells the story of five Des Moines, Iowa students who wore black arm bands to ... Landmark Cases tells the story of five Des Moines, Iowa students who wore black arm bands to school to protest the war in Vietnam, violating local school policies. The Supreme Court ruled students do not lose their 1st Amendment rights at school.
6:37 PM EST Approx. 52 min. Visalia, California C-SPAN visited Santa Visalia, California to learn about the history and literary life of the ... C-SPAN visited Santa Visalia, California to learn about the history and literary life of the community. 2:03 AM EST Approx. 3 hr. 1 min. In Depth Dave Zirin Author and sports writer Dave Zirin talked about his books and took viewer questions. Mr. Zirin is ... Author and sports writer Dave Zirin talked about his books and took viewer questions. Mr. Zirin is the author of many books, including "What's My Name, Fool?," "A People's History of Sports in the United States," and the recently published "Jim Brown: Last Man Standing." 1:33 AM EST Approx. 25 min. 1940s Supreme Court Cases on Flag Salute in Schools In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette ... In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette case that public school students could not be forced to salute the American flag. This decision overturned the 1940 Minersville School District v. Gobitis case. World Headquarters of Jehovah's Witnesses Senior Communications Officer Robert Zick told the story of both cases and talked with the daughter of Lillian Gobitas, one of the students expelled for refusing to salute the flag for religious reasons. This program was part of a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette U.S. Supreme Court case.
7:29 PM EST Approx. 2 hr. 21 min. LIVE Road to the White House 2020 Elizabeth Warren in New Hampshire Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivers remarks at a New Hampshire Democratic Party dinner in ... Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivers remarks at a New Hampshire Democratic Party dinner in Manchester. 5:04 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. After Words Reniqua Allen, It Was All a Dream Reniqua Allen examined whether the "American Dream" is attainable today. She's interviewed by the ... Reniqua Allen examined whether the "American Dream" is attainable today. She's interviewed by the Root editor-in-chief Danielle Belton. 1:58 AM EST Approx. 35 min. Jehovah's Witnesses on Mandatory Flag Salute On June 14, 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that public school students could not be forced to ... On June 14, 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that public school students could not be forced to pledge allegiance to the American flag. This ruling overturned a 1940 case that upheld mandatory flag pledging. In this program, several Jehovah's Witnesses recounted their childhood experiences of being expelled from school for refusing to salute the American flag, and were joined in conversation by the daughter of an expelled student. This program was part of a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette First Amendment case.
9:50 PM EST Approx. 34 min. Newsmakers Air Force Sec Heather Wilson Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson talks about the space force for which President Trump signed a ... Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson talks about the space force for which President Trump signed a directive this past week calling on the Pentagon to create a force, next week's meeting between President Trump and North Korean Leader Kim, military base housing, and more. 6:07 AM EST Approx. 47 min. Jon Ward, Camelot's End Jon Ward, senior political correspondent for Yahoo News, recounted the 1980 Democratic ... Jon Ward, senior political correspondent for Yahoo News, recounted the 1980 Democratic presidential primary campaign between Senator Ted Kennedy and incumbent President Jimmy Carter. 2:33 AM EST Approx. 41 min. Jehovah's Witnesses & Human Rights In this talk, general counsel Philip Brumley talked about the legal struggles of Jehovah's ... In this talk, general counsel Philip Brumley talked about the legal struggles of Jehovah's Witnesses and argued that their efforts have advanced the protection of human and civil rights globally. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a six to three decision that public school students could not be forced to salute the American flag after several Jehovah's Witnesses challenged their expulsion from a West Virginia public school. This program was a session from a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette U.S. Supreme Court case.
10:24 PM EST Approx. 29 min. The Communicators Christopher Shelton, Communications Workers The President of the Communications Workers of America, Christopher Shelton, talks about the ... The President of the Communications Workers of America, Christopher Shelton, talks about the union's opposition to the T-Mobile/Sprint proposed merger, Congress's role on the issues, 5G and more. 6:54 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. David Priess, How to Get Rid of a President Former intelligence officer David Priess provided a history of the ways in which presidents have ... Former intelligence officer David Priess provided a history of the ways in which presidents have been removed from office. 3:14 AM EST Approx. 46 min. Supreme Court Trivia Two teams of litigators faced off in a trivia competition, answering questions on U.S. Supreme ... Two teams of litigators faced off in a trivia competition, answering questions on U.S. Supreme Court history. The National Constitution Center and Heritage Foundation co-hosted the contest.
10:53 PM EST Approx. 37 min. Pres. Trump Meets with Chinese Vice Premier President Trump and White House officials met in the Oval Office with the vice premier of China to ... President Trump and White House officials met in the Oval Office with the vice premier of China to discuss trade relations between the two nations. The president said he hopes to meet fairly soon with Chinese President Xi Jinping and confirmed an agreement had been reached on currency manipulation. In addition, the president took questions from reporters on a range of topics including his national emergency declaration, the Syria troop withdrawal, the Russia investigation and New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft being charged with solicitation of prostitution by Florida police. 4:00 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Landmark Cases Tinker v. Des Moines Landmark Cases tells the story of five Des Moines, Iowa students who wore black arm bands to ... Landmark Cases tells the story of five Des Moines, Iowa students who wore black arm bands to school to protest the war in Vietnam, violating local school policies. The Supreme Court ruled students do not lose their 1st Amendment rights at school.
11:30 PM EST Approx. 6 min. Sarah Sanders Speaks to Reporters White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders spoke to reporters at the White House. She answered ... White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders spoke to reporters at the White House. She answered questions on a number of topics, including the impending release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report. She said any decisions related to the report were in the hands of Attorney General William Barr, and said President Trump was focused on his upcoming meeting with Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, in Vietnam. 5:34 AM EST Approx. 24 min. 1940s Supreme Court Cases on Flag Salute in Schools In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette ... In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette case that public school students could not be forced to salute the American flag. This decision overturned the 1940 Minersville School District v. Gobitis case. World Headquarters of Jehovah's Witnesses Senior Communications Officer Robert Zick told the story of both cases and talked with the daughter of Lillian Gobitas, one of the students expelled for refusing to salute the flag for religious reasons. This program was part of a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette U.S. Supreme Court case.
11:36 PM EST Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Road to the White House 2020 Elizabeth Warren in New Hampshire Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivered remarks at a New Hampshire Democratic Party dinner in ... Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivered remarks at a New Hampshire Democratic Party dinner in Manchester. 5:58 AM EST Approx. 35 min. Jehovah's Witnesses on Mandatory Flag Salute On June 14, 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that public school students could not be forced to ... On June 14, 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that public school students could not be forced to pledge allegiance to the American flag. This ruling overturned a 1940 case that upheld mandatory flag pledging. In this program, several Jehovah's Witnesses recounted their childhood experiences of being expelled from school for refusing to salute the American flag, and were joined in conversation by the daughter of an expelled student. This program was part of a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette First Amendment case.
12:55 AM EST Approx. 2 hr. 41 min. Politico Policy Conversations with Governors - Part 1 Politico hosted a series of policy conversations with governors from around the country who were ... Politico hosted a series of policy conversations with governors from around the country who were in Washington, DC, for the annual National Governors Association winter meeting. This portion featured discussions with Governors Matt Bevin (R-KY), Gary Herbert (R-UT), Jared Polis (D-CO) and Kristi Noem (R-SD) who discussed issues and challenges being addressed in their states, including competing budget priorities, health care and Medicaid programs, marijuana and hemp farming and regulations, and the impact of the 35-day partial federal government shutdown which lasted from December 2018 into January 2019. Gov. Polis also addressed the lawsuit brought by 16 states, including Colorado, against the Trump administration for the president's national emergency declaration. Gov. Polis said the potential reallocation of funds could divert needed money away from military bases and construction projects in his state. 6:33 AM EST Approx. 39 min. Jehovah's Witnesses & Human Rights In this talk, general counsel Philip Brumley talked about the legal struggles of Jehovah's ... In this talk, general counsel Philip Brumley talked about the legal struggles of Jehovah's Witnesses and argued that their efforts have advanced the protection of human and civil rights globally. In 1943, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a six to three decision that public school students could not be forced to salute the American flag after several Jehovah's Witnesses challenged their expulsion from a West Virginia public school. This program was a session from a day-long event hosted by the Robert H. Jackson Center to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette U.S. Supreme Court case.
3:36 AM EST Approx. 30 min. Washington Journal Daryl Kimball Arms Control Association's Daryl Kimball previewed next week's U.S.-North Korea summit and the ... Arms Control Association's Daryl Kimball previewed next week's U.S.-North Korea summit and the future of the INF Treaty between the United States and Russia. 7:12 AM EST Approx. 48 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
4:06 AM EST Approx. 55 min. Columnist George Will Discusses Growth of Executive Power Political columnist George Will discussed the growth of the Executive Branch's powers in a ... Political columnist George Will discussed the growth of the Executive Branch's powers in a discussion hosted by George Mason University's law school. He talked about the history of Executive Branch power in the U.S., and about the country's founders' thoughts and writings on the balance of power between the three branches of government. He focused much of his talk on President Trump's declaration of an emergency to reallocate military construction funds toward a U.S.-Mexico border wall, and said a House Democratic resolution disapproving of the action was likely to split Republican lawmakers, many of whom have opposed use of executive orders in the past. Following his talk, Mr. Will took questions from the audience.
5:01 AM EST Approx. 38 min. Pres. Trump Meets with Chinese Vice Premier President Trump and White House officials met in the Oval Office with the vice premier of China to ... President Trump and White House officials met in the Oval Office with the vice premier of China to discuss trade relations between the two nations. The president said he hopes to meet fairly soon with Chinese President Xi Jinping and confirmed an agreement had been reached on currency manipulation. In addition, the president took questions from reporters on a range of topics including his national emergency declaration, the Syria troop withdrawal, the Russia investigation and New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft being charged with solicitation of prostitution by Florida police.
5:39 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Road to the White House 2020 Elizabeth Warren in New Hampshire Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivered remarks at a New Hampshire Democratic Party dinner in ... Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivered remarks at a New Hampshire Democratic Party dinner in Manchester.
6:59 AM EST Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Washington Journal 02/23/2019
7:59 AM EST Approx. 16 hr. 1 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.