C-SPAN Schedule

< Thursday, March 26 >

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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. 6 hr. 22 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. 53 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. 3 hr. 6 min. LIVE Washington Journal 03/26/2020 6:22 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. U.S. Senate Sens. Graham, Scott, Sasse, Durbin, Sanders etc. on Sasse Amendment to Coronavirus Stimulus Senators Graham (R-SC), Scott (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Sasse (R-NE), Durbin, (D-IL), Cruz (R-TX), ... Senators Graham (R-SC), Scott (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Sasse (R-NE), Durbin, (D-IL), Cruz (R-TX), Carper (D-DE), Peters (D-MI) came to the Senate floor to debate the Sasse amendment to the 3rd economic stimulus bill that would change the provisions related to unemployment insurance. 6:53 AM EDT Approx. 54 min. Lectures in History Late-20th Century Transformation of Work Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization ... Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization transformation of work, starting in the 1960s and continuing through the end of the 20th century. He described emerging technologies, such as bar codes and computers, which enabled global supply chains. He also talked about the move to shareholder capitalism, a decrease in union power, and an increase of wage inequality.
10:05 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. Sen. McConnell Post Vote Press Briefing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to talk about the third ... Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to talk about the third Coronavirus economic aid package voted on in the senate. 7:50 AM EDT Approx. 18 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Collins on Coronavirus Bill Sen. Susan Collins came to the Senate floor to speak about the third Coronavirus economic stimulus ... Sen. Susan Collins came to the Senate floor to speak about the third Coronavirus economic stimulus bill. 7:47 AM EDT Approx. 14 min. San Antonio Spanish Missions National Park Service Park Ranger Anna Martinez-Amos explored the San Antonio Missions National ... National Park Service Park Ranger Anna Martinez-Amos explored the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park where she shared the history of the site and the influence the Spanish Missions had on the city.
10:11 AM EDT Approx. 13 min. Sen. Schumer Post Vote Press Briefing Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about the third ... Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about the third Coronavirus economic aid package voted on in the senate. 8:08 AM EDT Approx. 14 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Chris Van Hollen on Coronavirus Bill Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) came to the Senate floor to speak about the third Coronavirus ... Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) came to the Senate floor to speak about the third Coronavirus economic stimulus bill. 8:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. Lectures in History White House Myths White House Historical Association historian and American University lecturer Matthew Costello ... White House Historical Association historian and American University lecturer Matthew Costello taught a class on White House myths. He talked about the realities and legends behind often repeated stories such as the tunnel system, a gift alligator, how decorating traditions began, and Dolley Madison rescuing George Washington's portrait.
10:24 AM EDT Approx. 29 min. Washington Journal Dr. Joseph Heck Dr. Joseph Heck, former GOP Nevada congressman and current Chair of the National Commission on ... Dr. Joseph Heck, former GOP Nevada congressman and current Chair of the National Commission on Military, National & Public Service, discussed national service and the coronavirus pandemic. 8:22 AM EDT Approx. 12 min. U.S. Senate Sens. McConnell & Schumer on 3rd Economic Stimulus Bill Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the 3rd ... Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the 3rd coronavirus economic stimulus bill just before the final votes on the legislation were held. 9:39 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. Lectures in History Yellow Journalism & the Spanish-American War American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph ... American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph Hearst, Yellow Journalism & the lead-up to Spanish-American War at the end of the 19th century. He debunked the tale that William Randolph Hearst telegrammed one of his one of his correspondents on assignment in Cuba, "You furnish the pictures, I'll furnish the war."
10:53 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. LIVE Speaker Pelosi Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds a briefing focused on the Coronavirus economic stimulus bill that ... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds a briefing focused on the Coronavirus economic stimulus bill that is expected to be considered in the House. 8:34 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. U.S. Senate Re-air K 'Sens. Coons & Cortez Masto on Coronavirus Senators Chris Coons (D-DE) and Sen. Cortez-Masto came to the Senate floor to debate on the 3rd ... Senators Chris Coons (D-DE) and Sen. Cortez-Masto came to the Senate floor to debate on the 3rd Economic Aid Package. This debate came before the vote on the bill. 10:34 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Lectures in History Malcolm X's Views on Africa American University professor Ibram Kendi taught a class about Malcolm X's views on Africa. Kendi ... American University professor Ibram Kendi taught a class about Malcolm X's views on Africa. Kendi argued that through the 1960s, Africa had been associated with a lack of civilization and described how Malcom X advocated for African Americans to have a more positive view of Africa in order to develop better self-esteem and combat racism.
10:59 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. LIVE U.S. House of Representatives U.S. House of Representatives The U.S. House meets in a pro forma session with no legislative work planned. The U.S. House meets in a pro forma session with no legislative work planned. 8:59 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. U.S. Senate Sens. Graham, Scott, Sasse, Durbin, Sanders etc. on Sasse Amendment to Coronavirus Stimulus Senators Graham (R-SC), Scott (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Sasse (R-NE), Durbin, (D-IL), Cruz (R-TX), ... Senators Graham (R-SC), Scott (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Sasse (R-NE), Durbin, (D-IL), Cruz (R-TX), Carper (D-DE), Peters (D-MI) came to the Senate floor to debate the Sasse amendment to the 3rd economic stimulus bill that would change the provisions related to unemployment insurance. 11:35 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Lectures in History Gender & 1960s Activism Stevenson University professor Jamie Goodall taught a class about female activists and the 1960s ... Stevenson University professor Jamie Goodall taught a class about female activists and the 1960s civil rights movement. She focused on several women in the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee who held leadership roles and the challenges they faced.
11:03 AM EDT Approx. 24 min. LIVE Speaker Pelosi Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds a briefing focused on the Coronavirus economic stimulus bill that ... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi holds a briefing focused on the Coronavirus economic stimulus bill that is expected to be considered in the House. 10:27 AM EDT Approx. 11 min. U.S. Senate Sens. McConnell & Schumer on 3rd Economic Stimulus Bill Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the 3rd ... Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the 3rd coronavirus economic stimulus bill just before the final votes on the legislation were held. 12:44 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. Military Aviation History Once known as the "Showplace of the Air Force", Randolph Air Force Base is located in the ... Once known as the "Showplace of the Air Force", Randolph Air Force Base is located in the northeast corner of San Antonio. Gary Boyd, Command Historian, and Bill Manchester, Director of the Airman Heritage Museum, gave a tour the base and shared the history of military aviation in the area.
11:27 AM EDT Approx. 6 min. Sen. McConnell Post Vote Press Briefing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to talk about the third ... Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to talk about the third Coronavirus economic aid package voted on in the senate. 10:38 AM EDT Approx. 58 min. U.S. Senate Senators Blackburn, Braun, Perdue and Rubio on Coronavirus economic aid package Senators Blackburn, Braun, Perdue and Rubio spoke on the Senate floor about the Coronavirus ... Senators Blackburn, Braun, Perdue and Rubio spoke on the Senate floor about the Coronavirus economic aid package. 12:53 PM EDT Approx. 54 min. Lectures in History Late-20th Century Transformation of Work Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization ... Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization transformation of work, starting in the 1960s and continuing through the end of the 20th century. He described emerging technologies, such as bar codes and computers, which enabled global supply chains. He also talked about the move to shareholder capitalism, a decrease in union power, and an increase of wage inequality.
11:33 AM EDT Approx. 1 min. Sen. Schumer Post Vote Press Briefing Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about the third ... Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about the third Coronavirus economic aid package voted on in the senate. 11:36 AM EDT Approx. 4 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Udall on Coronavirus Impact Coronavirus Impact: Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) came to the Senate floor to talk about the need to pass ... Coronavirus Impact: Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM) came to the Senate floor to talk about the need to pass the 3rd coronvirus stimulas bill and the impact of COVID-19 on New Mexico. 1:47 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. San Antonio Spanish Missions National Park Service Park Ranger Anna Martinez-Amos explored the San Antonio Missions National ... National Park Service Park Ranger Anna Martinez-Amos explored the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park where she shared the history of the site and the influence the Spanish Missions had on the city.
11:34 AM EDT Approx. 53 min. LIVE New York Gov. Cuomo Holds Coronavirus Briefing New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) holds a coronavirus briefing in Albany. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) holds a coronavirus briefing in Albany. 11:40 AM EDT Approx. 22 min. LIVE House Minority Leader McCarthy Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talks to reporters about what's next for the newly ... House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talks to reporters about what's next for the newly approved $2 trillion economic aid package passed by the Senate. 2:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. Lectures in History White House Myths White House Historical Association historian and American University lecturer Matthew Costello ... White House Historical Association historian and American University lecturer Matthew Costello taught a class on White House myths. He talked about the realities and legends behind often repeated stories such as the tunnel system, a gift alligator, how decorating traditions began, and Dolley Madison rescuing George Washington's portrait.
12:27 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. Speaker Pelosi Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the chamber will deliver a win to the public Friday when ... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the chamber will deliver a win to the public Friday when they vote on a $2 trillion aid package in response to the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on workers. She also added that more legislation is needed and in progress to address other issues caused by the virus that were not included in this Senate-passed bill. Her comments came as she spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill during her weekly legislative agenda news conference. 12:02 PM EDT Approx. 29 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Durbin, Barrasso, & Cantwell on Coronavirus Economic Plan Senators Durbin, Barrasso and Cantwell spoke about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic is ... Senators Durbin, Barrasso and Cantwell spoke about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic is having in their states. Also, they explained the coronavirus economic relief bill. 3:39 PM EDT Approx. 55 min. Lectures in History Yellow Journalism & the Spanish-American War American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph ... American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph Hearst, Yellow Journalism & the lead-up to Spanish-American War at the end of the 19th century. He debunked the tale that William Randolph Hearst telegrammed one of his one of his correspondents on assignment in Cuba, "You furnish the pictures, I'll furnish the war."
12:57 PM EDT Approx. 21 min. House Minority Leader McCarthy Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talked to reporters about what's next for the newly ... House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talked to reporters about what's next for the newly approved $2 trillion economic aid package passed by the Senate. He urged lawmakers to not delay getting the legislation to the president's desk. In addition, Minority Leader McCarthy criticized Speaker Pelosi (D-CA) and others for holding up the bill saying "what Democrats did was a total disgrace." The House is scheduled to consider and vote on the economic aid package on Friday. 12:31 PM EDT Approx. 24 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Cardin on Coronavirus Economic Plan Senator Cardin (D-MD) explained the Coronavirus economic aid package and how it will impact small ... Senator Cardin (D-MD) explained the Coronavirus economic aid package and how it will impact small businesses. 4:34 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Lectures in History Malcolm X's Views on Africa American University professor Ibram Kendi taught a class about Malcolm X's views on Africa. Kendi ... American University professor Ibram Kendi taught a class about Malcolm X's views on Africa. Kendi argued that through the 1960s, Africa had been associated with a lack of civilization and described how Malcom X advocated for African Americans to have a more positive view of Africa in order to develop better self-esteem and combat racism.
1:18 PM EDT Approx. 6 min. Sen. McConnell Post Vote Press Briefing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to talk about the third ... Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to talk about the third Coronavirus economic aid package voted on in the senate. 12:55 PM EDT Approx. 7 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Lankford on Coronavirus Economic Plan Senator Lankford (R-OK) spoke about the Coronavirus economic aid package and chastised Democrats ... Senator Lankford (R-OK) spoke about the Coronavirus economic aid package and chastised Democrats for the delay on voting on the bill. 5:35 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Lectures in History Gender & 1960s Activism Stevenson University professor Jamie Goodall taught a class about female activists and the 1960s ... Stevenson University professor Jamie Goodall taught a class about female activists and the 1960s civil rights movement. She focused on several women in the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee who held leadership roles and the challenges they faced.
1:24 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. Sen. Schumer Post Vote Press Briefing Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about the third ... Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to talk about the third Coronavirus economic aid package voted on in the senate. 1:02 PM EDT Approx. 15 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Gardner on Self-Quarantine & Coronavirus 6:44 PM EDT Approx. 9 min. Military Aviation History Once known as the "Showplace of the Air Force", Randolph Air Force Base is located in the ... Once known as the "Showplace of the Air Force", Randolph Air Force Base is located in the northeast corner of San Antonio. Gary Boyd, Command Historian, and Bill Manchester, Director of the Airman Heritage Museum, gave a tour the base and shared the history of military aviation in the area.
1:38 PM EDT Approx. 56 min. California Governor Newsom Holds a Briefing on Coronavirus Response California Governor Gavin Newsom (D) held a press briefing from Sacramento on the state's ... California Governor Gavin Newsom (D) held a press briefing from Sacramento on the state's coronavirus outbreak response. The governor provided an update to the current number of positive coronavirus cases in the state, discussed measures the state is taking to help the homeless population, and stressed the importance of adhering to social distancing guidelines. He also announced that four of the country's largest banks - Wells Fargo, US Bank, Citi, and JP Morgan Chase - have agreed to waive mortgage payments for 90 days for those impacted by virus, while Bank of America agreed to a 30-day waiver of payment. 1:17 PM EDT Approx. 13 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Sanders & Sen. Sasse on Coronavirus bill & Unemployment Senators Bernie Sanders (I-VT) & Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) came to the Senate floor to debate the ... Senators Bernie Sanders (I-VT) & Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) came to the Senate floor to debate the Sasse amendment to the 3rd economic stimulus bill that would change the provisions related to unemployment insurance. 6:53 PM EDT Approx. 54 min. Lectures in History Late-20th Century Transformation of Work Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization ... Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization transformation of work, starting in the 1960s and continuing through the end of the 20th century. He described emerging technologies, such as bar codes and computers, which enabled global supply chains. He also talked about the move to shareholder capitalism, a decrease in union power, and an increase of wage inequality.
2:34 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. Acting Navy Secretary on Coronavirus Cases Aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt Pentagon officials announced they would be testing everyone on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt ... Pentagon officials announced they would be testing everyone on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt after more sailors on board tested positive for the coronavirus. Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly said the ship would soon be docking in Guam. He and the commandant of the Marine Corps also outlined other steps they were taking to protect servicemembers and their families. 1:30 PM EDT Approx. 19 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Collins on Coronavirus Bill Sen. Susan Collins came to the Senate floor to speak about the third Coronavirus economic stimulus ... Sen. Susan Collins came to the Senate floor to speak about the third Coronavirus economic stimulus bill. 7:47 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. San Antonio Spanish Missions National Park Service Park Ranger Anna Martinez-Amos explored the San Antonio Missions National ... National Park Service Park Ranger Anna Martinez-Amos explored the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park where she shared the history of the site and the influence the Spanish Missions had on the city.
3:04 PM EDT Approx. 28 min. Tennessee Governor Lee Holds a Coronavirus Briefing Tennessee Governor Bill Lee (R) held a coronavirus response press briefing from Nashville. The ... Tennessee Governor Bill Lee (R) held a coronavirus response press briefing from Nashville. The governor provided an update to the current number of positive coronavirus cases in the state, which is currently 734. He also discussed the role of the National Guard in the state, the expectations for when he hopes to have schools re-open, and what efforts are being done to help the uninsured with medical expenses related to COVID-19. 1:49 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Cornyn on Coronavirus Impact Senator Cornyn (R-TX) spoke about how businesses in Texas are helping people cope with the impact ... Senator Cornyn (R-TX) spoke about how businesses in Texas are helping people cope with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Also, he talked about the Coronavirus economic aid package. 8:01 PM EDT Approx. 58 min. Lectures in History George Washington's Character Texas Christian University professor Gene Allen Smith taught a class about George Washington's ... Texas Christian University professor Gene Allen Smith taught a class about George Washington's character. He examined how Washington interacted with his contemporaries, how he viewed himself, and how we remember him today.
3:32 PM EDT Approx. 52 min. LIVE Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards Holds Coronavirus Briefing Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) gives an update on the state's response to the coronavirus ... Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) gives an update on the state's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Louisiana currently has the fourth largest number of coronavirus fatalities. 2:03 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-VT on Coronavirus Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) Vice Chair of the Appropriations Committee spoke on the Senate floor ... Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) Vice Chair of the Appropriations Committee spoke on the Senate floor about the 3rd Coronavirus Economic Stimulus bill. He spoke before the bill came up for a vote. 8:59 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Lectures in History Ronald Walters' Civil Rights Career University of Texas at Austin professor Peniel Joseph taught a class on the life & career of Civil ... University of Texas at Austin professor Peniel Joseph taught a class on the life & career of Civil Rights pioneer Ronald Walters. In 1958, Walters organized a desegregation sit-in and was later influential in the spread of African American studies as a scholarly field. He also served as an adviser to the founding members of the Congressional Black Caucus and was campaign manager and consultant for Jesse Jackson in his 1984 and 1988 presidential campaigns.
4:24 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. New York Gov. Cuomo Holds Coronavirus Briefing New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) held his daily coronavirus briefing in Albany where he provided ... New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) held his daily coronavirus briefing in Albany where he provided an update on temporary medical facilities, hospital capacity, testing, and the need for more ventilators. He also criticized the stimulus bill passed by the Senate, saying, "The congressional action, in my opinion, simply failed to address the governmental need." 2:08 PM EDT Approx. 5 min. U.S. Senate Sen. Grassley on Iowa Dr. & Coronavirus Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) came to the floor to pay tribute to an Iowa Doctor, and to talk about ... Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) came to the floor to pay tribute to an Iowa Doctor, and to talk about the coronavirus. 10:12 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Lectures in History Women During World War II Texas Woman's University professor Katherine Landdeck taught a class about the ways American women ... Texas Woman's University professor Katherine Landdeck taught a class about the ways American women contributed to the war effort during World War II. She detailed the expectations for women on the home front to write letters to soldiers, plant victory gardens, and work in factories. She also compared what options were available to women for service with each military branch.
5:26 PM EDT Approx. 41 min. LIVE White House Coronavirus Task Force Briefing The White House Coronavirus Task Force holds a briefing on the federal government's response to ... The White House Coronavirus Task Force holds a briefing on the federal government's response to the pandemic. 2:13 PM EDT Approx. 26 min. U.S. Senate Re-air K 'Sens. Coons & Cortez Masto on Coronavirus Senators Chris Coons (D-DE) and Sen. Cortez-Masto came to the Senate floor to debate on the 3rd ... Senators Chris Coons (D-DE) and Sen. Cortez-Masto came to the Senate floor to debate on the 3rd Economic Aid Package. This debate came before the vote on the bill. 11:34 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Lectures in History American Military in the Revolutionary War Baylor University professor Julie Anne Sweet taught a class on the American military during the ... Baylor University professor Julie Anne Sweet taught a class on the American military during the Revolutionary War, including a look at the equipment and capabilities of both the Continental Army and militia troops. She also compared the advantages and disadvantages of the American and British forces.
6:07 PM EDT Approx. 32 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 2:39 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. U.S. Senate Sens. Graham, Scott, Sasse, Durbin, Sanders etc. on Sasse Amendment to Coronavirus Stimulus Senators Graham (R-SC), Scott (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Sasse (R-NE), Durbin, (D-IL), Cruz (R-TX), ... Senators Graham (R-SC), Scott (R-FL), Scott (R-SC), Sasse (R-NE), Durbin, (D-IL), Cruz (R-TX), Carper (D-DE), Peters (D-MI) came to the Senate floor to debate the Sasse amendment to the 3rd economic stimulus bill that would change the provisions related to unemployment insurance. 12:45 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Politics of American Dueling Historian Joanne Freeman talked about the logic behind the American dueling culture before and ... Historian Joanne Freeman talked about the logic behind the American dueling culture before and after the Civil War. She described the "Code of Honor" that led to dueling and explains the political strategies behind these confrontations. This talk was part of the William B. Crawley Great Lives Lecture Series hosted by the University of Mary Washington.
6:39 PM EDT Approx. 31 min. Acting Navy Secretary on Coronavirus Cases Aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt Pentagon officials announced they would be testing everyone on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt ... Pentagon officials announced they would be testing everyone on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt after more sailors on board tested positive for the coronavirus. Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly said the ship would soon be docking in Guam. He and the commandant of the Marine Corps also outlined other steps they were taking to protect servicemembers and their families. 4:07 PM EDT Approx. 11 min. U.S. Senate Sens. McConnell & Schumer on 3rd Economic Stimulus Bill Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the 3rd ... Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the 3rd coronavirus economic stimulus bill just before the final votes on the legislation were held. 2:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. Lectures in History White House Myths White House Historical Association historian and American University lecturer Matthew Costello ... White House Historical Association historian and American University lecturer Matthew Costello taught a class on White House myths. He talked about the realities and legends behind often repeated stories such as the tunnel system, a gift alligator, how decorating traditions began, and Dolley Madison rescuing George Washington's portrait.
7:10 PM EDT Approx. 50 min. Washington Gov. Inslee Holds Coronavirus Briefing Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) suggested at a news conference that the economic pause the nation ... Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) suggested at a news conference that the economic pause the nation is experiencing due to the coronavirus right now may be a good idea for the economy. He added that in order to restore it the virus must be beaten and cannot ravage the nation for years to come. 4:18 PM EDT Approx. 18 min. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Coronavirus Response Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered remarks on his country's response to the coronavirus ... Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered remarks on his country's response to the coronavirus pandemic. He talked about steps his government was taking to provide economic relief, including bolstering social safety net programs, providing direct cash payments to families and boosting small and medium businesses. President Putin also announced the country would delay voting on proposed reforms to the Russian Constitution that included a measure that could extend Mr. Putin's term in office through 2036. 3:39 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. Lectures in History Yellow Journalism & the Spanish-American War American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph ... American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph Hearst, Yellow Journalism & the lead-up to Spanish-American War at the end of the 19th century. He debunked the tale that William Randolph Hearst telegrammed one of his one of his correspondents on assignment in Cuba, "You furnish the pictures, I'll furnish the war."
8:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. LIVE Washington Journal Primetime Testing for COVID-19 Dr. Lloyd Minor, the dean of Stanford University School of Medicine, joins to discuss the ... Dr. Lloyd Minor, the dean of Stanford University School of Medicine, joins to discuss the development and deployment of tests for the coronavirus (COVID-19). 4:36 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. World Health Organization Coronavirus News Conference The World Health Organization (WHO) held a news conference in Geneva on the coronavirus pandemic. ... The World Health Organization (WHO) held a news conference in Geneva on the coronavirus pandemic. The WHO director-general emphasized the need for countries to suppress and control the virus during lockdown periods. He also talked about President Trump's coronavirus response efforts saying the president showed "political commitment" and "leadership." Other topics addressed included the postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as well as response efforts in Africa, India and Europe. Shortly before the briefing, the United Nations announced the launch of a $2 billion global humanitarian response plan to combat coronavirus. 4:34 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Lectures in History Malcolm X's Views on Africa American University professor Ibram Kendi taught a class about Malcolm X's views on Africa. Kendi ... American University professor Ibram Kendi taught a class about Malcolm X's views on Africa. Kendi argued that through the 1960s, Africa had been associated with a lack of civilization and described how Malcom X advocated for African Americans to have a more positive view of Africa in order to develop better self-esteem and combat racism.
9:04 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. White House Coronavirus Task Force Briefing President Trump and members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force held a briefing on the ... President Trump and members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force held a briefing on the federal government's response to the pandemic. "We have to get back to work," said the president, who indicated further updates on the social distancing guidelines would come out the following week. President Trump said the unemployment numbers, which recorded 3.3 million jobless claims in one week, were not unexpected and he expressed optimism that the jobs would be recovered once the economy reopened. He also praised lawmakers for reaching a bipartisan agreement on the "phase three" relief bill, which he believed would help alleviate some of the economic hardship. White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx talked about the geographic spread of the virus across the country and said that a British statistical modeling report that had predicted widespread infections was not matching the data. "The predictions of the models don't match the reality on the ground," she said. Dr. 5:40 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. British Prime Minister Johnson Coronavirus Briefing British Prime Minister Boris Johnson provided an update on his government's coronavirus response ... British Prime Minister Boris Johnson provided an update on his government's coronavirus response at a press briefing in London. His chief medical officer and chief scientific adviser also answered several questions on the timeline of coronavirus tests being made available to National Health Service workers. 5:35 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Lectures in History Gender & 1960s Activism Stevenson University professor Jamie Goodall taught a class about female activists and the 1960s ... Stevenson University professor Jamie Goodall taught a class about female activists and the 1960s civil rights movement. She focused on several women in the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee who held leadership roles and the challenges they faced.
10:17 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. Speaker Pelosi Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the chamber will deliver a win to the public Friday when ... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the chamber will deliver a win to the public Friday when they vote on a $2 trillion aid package in response to the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on workers. She also added that more legislation is needed and in progress to address other issues caused by the virus that were not included in this Senate-passed bill. Her comments came as she spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill during her weekly legislative agenda news conference. 6:10 PM EDT Approx. 30 min. Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau Coronavirus Briefing Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a coronavirus briefing outside his residence in ... Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a coronavirus briefing outside his residence in Ottawa. He announced an emergency response benefit for those who lose their income as a result of the outbreak. The benefit would provide workers with $2,000 a month for the next four months. In addition, Prime Minister Trudeau said they are testing about ten thousand people a day in Canada. 6:44 AM EDT Approx. 9 min. Military Aviation History Once known as the "Showplace of the Air Force", Randolph Air Force Base is located in the ... Once known as the "Showplace of the Air Force", Randolph Air Force Base is located in the northeast corner of San Antonio. Gary Boyd, Command Historian, and Bill Manchester, Director of the Airman Heritage Museum, gave a tour the base and shared the history of military aviation in the area.
10:47 PM EDT Approx. 22 min. House Minority Leader McCarthy Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talked to reporters about what's next for the newly ... House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talked to reporters about what's next for the newly approved $2 trillion economic aid package passed by the Senate. He urged lawmakers to not delay getting the legislation to the president's desk. In addition, Minority Leader McCarthy criticized Speaker Pelosi (D-CA) and others for holding up the bill saying "what Democrats did was a total disgrace." The House is scheduled to consider and vote on the economic aid package on Friday. 6:40 PM EDT Approx. 18 min. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Coronavirus Response Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered remarks on his country's response to the coronavirus ... Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered remarks on his country's response to the coronavirus pandemic. He talked about steps his government was taking to provide economic relief, including bolstering social safety net programs, providing direct cash payments to families and boosting small and medium businesses. President Putin also announced the country would delay voting on proposed reforms to the Russian Constitution that included a measure that could extend Mr. Putin's term in office through 2036. 6:53 AM EDT Approx. 55 min. Lectures in History Late-20th Century Transformation of Work Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization ... Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization transformation of work, starting in the 1960s and continuing through the end of the 20th century. He described emerging technologies, such as bar codes and computers, which enabled global supply chains. He also talked about the move to shareholder capitalism, a decrease in union power, and an increase of wage inequality.
11:09 PM EDT Approx. 53 min. New York Gov. Cuomo Holds Coronavirus Briefing New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) held his daily coronavirus briefing in Albany where he provided ... New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) held his daily coronavirus briefing in Albany where he provided an update on temporary medical facilities, hospital capacity, testing, and the need for more ventilators. He also criticized the stimulus bill passed by the Senate, saying, "The congressional action, in my opinion, simply failed to address the governmental need." 6:58 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. World Health Organization Coronavirus News Conference The World Health Organization (WHO) held a news conference in Geneva on the coronavirus pandemic. ... The World Health Organization (WHO) held a news conference in Geneva on the coronavirus pandemic. The WHO director-general emphasized the need for countries to suppress and control the virus during lockdown periods. He also talked about President Trump's coronavirus response efforts saying the president showed "political commitment" and "leadership." Other topics addressed included the postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as well as response efforts in Africa, India and Europe. Shortly before the briefing, the United Nations announced the launch of a $2 billion global humanitarian response plan to combat coronavirus. 7:48 AM EDT Approx. 16 hr. 12 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
12:02 AM EDT Approx. 51 min. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards Holds Coronavirus Briefing Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) gave an update on the state's response to the coronavirus ... Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) gave an update on the state's response to the coronavirus pandemic. He discussed the increase in confirmed positive cases of coronavirus in the state, with 510 new cases from the previous day, bringing the total to 2,305, which is a 28% increase from the earlier numbers. The governor urged people to follow the state's mitigation guidelines, saying that they need to "understand that this coronavirus is in your neighborhood, it is spreading through the state of Louisiana," and that "it's quite frankly the case, that the life you save could be your own." He also noted that the new numbers now have Louisiana tied for second, with New Jersey, for total number of per capita positive cases of coronavirus in the United States. 8:00 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. After Words David Shulkin, "It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country" David Shulkin recounted his time as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was interviewed by ... David Shulkin recounted his time as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was interviewed by Jeremy Butler Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America CEO.
12:53 AM EDT Approx. 20 min. European Union Commission President Delivers Address on Coronavirus Response European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivered an address on the bloc's response to ... European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivered an address on the bloc's response to the coronavirus outbreak. She spoke to members in the European Parliament during the opening of their plenary session. She criticized some nations that had stopped exporting medical equipment to other nations and pressed for European nations to embrace a coordinated response to support countries like Italy and Spain. She told members the world has changed and "we don't have to do this alone." 9:01 PM EDT Approx. 57 min. Adm. James Stavridis Ret., "Sailing True North" Adm. James Stavridis (Ret.), former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, talked about the lessons on ... Adm. James Stavridis (Ret.), former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, talked about the lessons on leadership and character that he learned from studying naval commanders throughout history.
1:13 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Army Officials Hold Coronavirus Response Briefing U.S. Army officials, led by Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville, conducted a press briefing at ... U.S. Army officials, led by Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville, conducted a press briefing at the Pentagon on coronavirus response efforts. Gen. McConville said the Army confirmed 288 coronavirus cases, with 100 soldiers testing positive. He also emphasized that his military branch needs to do more in limiting force exposure to the virus. Other officials included Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy and Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Scott Dingle. 9:58 PM EDT Approx. 43 min. Ryan Manion & Heather Kelly, "The Knock at the Door" Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war. Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war.
2:14 AM EDT Approx. 30 min. Acting Navy Secretary on Coronavirus Cases Aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt Pentagon officials announced they would be testing everyone on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt ... Pentagon officials announced they would be testing everyone on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt after more sailors on board tested positive for the coronavirus. Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly said the ship would soon be docking in Guam. He and the commandant of the Marine Corps also outlined other steps they were taking to protect servicemembers and their families. 10:41 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. Peter Andreas, "Killer High" Brown University's Peter Andreas talked about the relationship between six drugs - alcohol, ... Brown University's Peter Andreas talked about the relationship between six drugs - alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, opium, amphetamines, and cocaine - and war.
2:44 AM EDT Approx. 30 min. Speaker Pelosi Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the chamber will deliver a win to the public Friday when ... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the chamber will deliver a win to the public Friday when they vote on a $2 trillion aid package in response to the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on workers. She also added that more legislation is needed and in progress to address other issues caused by the virus that were not included in this Senate-passed bill. Her comments came as she spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill during her weekly legislative agenda news conference. 12:05 AM EDT Approx. 57 min. Fred Kaplan, "The Bomb" Slate national security columnist Fred Kaplan provided a history of American policy on nuclear ... Slate national security columnist Fred Kaplan provided a history of American policy on nuclear war.
3:14 AM EDT Approx. 21 min. House Minority Leader McCarthy Press Conference on Coronavirus & Legislative Agenda House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talked to reporters about what's next for the newly ... House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) talked to reporters about what's next for the newly approved $2 trillion economic aid package passed by the Senate. He urged lawmakers to not delay getting the legislation to the president's desk. In addition, Minority Leader McCarthy criticized Speaker Pelosi (D-CA) and others for holding up the bill saying "what Democrats did was a total disgrace." The House is scheduled to consider and vote on the economic aid package on Friday. 1:02 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. After Words David Shulkin, "It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country" David Shulkin recounted his time as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was interviewed by ... David Shulkin recounted his time as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was interviewed by Jeremy Butler Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America CEO.
3:35 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Washington Journal Primetime Testing for COVID-19 Dr. Lloyd Minor, the dean of Stanford University School of Medicine, joined to discuss the ... Dr. Lloyd Minor, the dean of Stanford University School of Medicine, joined to discuss the development and deployment of tests for the coronavirus (COVID-19). 2:04 AM EDT Approx. 56 min. Adm. James Stavridis Ret., "Sailing True North" Adm. James Stavridis (Ret.), former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, talked about the lessons on ... Adm. James Stavridis (Ret.), former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, talked about the lessons on leadership and character that he learned from studying naval commanders throughout history.
4:39 AM EDT Approx. 20 min. European Union Commission President Delivers Address on Coronavirus Response European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivered an address on the bloc's response to ... European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivered an address on the bloc's response to the coronavirus outbreak. She spoke to members in the European Parliament during the opening of their plenary session. She criticized some nations that had stopped exporting medical equipment to other nations and pressed for European nations to embrace a coordinated response to support countries like Italy and Spain. She told members the world has changed and "we don't have to do this alone." 3:00 AM EDT Approx. 44 min. Ryan Manion & Heather Kelly, "The Knock at the Door" Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war. Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war.
4:59 AM EDT Approx. 48 min. Washington Gov. Inslee Holds Coronavirus Briefing Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) suggested at a news conference that the economic pause the nation ... Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) suggested at a news conference that the economic pause the nation is experiencing due to the coronavirus right now may be a good idea for the economy. He added that in order to restore it the virus must be beaten and cannot ravage the nation for years to come. 3:44 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Peter Andreas, "Killer High" Brown University's Peter Andreas talked about the relationship between six drugs - alcohol, ... Brown University's Peter Andreas talked about the relationship between six drugs - alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, opium, amphetamines, and cocaine - and war.
5:47 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. White House Coronavirus Task Force Briefing President Trump and members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force held a briefing on the ... President Trump and members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force held a briefing on the federal government's response to the pandemic. "We have to get back to work," said the president, who indicated further updates on the social distancing guidelines would come out the following week. President Trump said the unemployment numbers, which recorded 3.3 million jobless claims in one week, were not unexpected and he expressed optimism that the jobs would be recovered once the economy reopened. He also praised lawmakers for reaching a bipartisan agreement on the "phase three" relief bill, which he believed would help alleviate some of the economic hardship. White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx talked about the geographic spread of the virus across the country and said that a British statistical modeling report that had predicted widespread infections was not matching the data. "The predictions of the models don't match the reality on the ground," she said. Dr. 5:07 AM EDT Approx. 58 min. Fred Kaplan, "The Bomb" Slate national security columnist Fred Kaplan provided a history of American policy on nuclear ... Slate national security columnist Fred Kaplan provided a history of American policy on nuclear war.
6:59 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. LIVE Washington Journal 03/27/2020 6:05 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. After Words David Shulkin, "It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country" David Shulkin recounted his time as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was interviewed by ... David Shulkin recounted his time as the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was interviewed by Jeremy Butler Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America CEO.
8:02 AM EDT Approx. 15 hr. 58 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 7:06 AM EDT Approx. 16 hr. 54 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.