C-SPAN Schedule

< Tuesday, May 4 >

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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. 28 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. 9 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. LIVE Washington Journal 05/04/2021 5:28 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 55 min. Confirmation Hearing for White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director Nominee Eric Lander testified during a confirmation hearing to become the next director of the White House ... Eric Lander testified during a confirmation hearing to become the next director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. He addressed several lawmakers concerns regarding allegations of sexism and two meetings with convicted sex offender and financier Jeffrey Epstein. Mr. Lander called Epstein an "abhorrent" person and stressed he didn't know about Epstein's criminal actions before meeting with him briefly in 2012. On the sexism allegations, Mr. Lander acknowledged it was a mistake to have understated the work and contributions of two women scientists to gene editing technology in a 2016 paper he authored. If confirmed, Mr. Lander told lawmakers he is committed to diversity and inclusion in the STEM workforce. 6:09 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Lectures in History Vietnam Anti-War Movement Professor David Farber teaches twentieth-century American history at Temple University in ... Professor David Farber teaches twentieth-century American history at Temple University in Philadelphia. In this lecture to a history class he focused on the origin of the 1960s Vietnam anti-war movement, and his view of how it helped to expand the nation's democratic process.
9:59 AM EDT Approx. 5 min. LIVE U.S. House of Representatives U.S. House of Representatives The House meets for a brief pro forma session. They return for legislative work on Tuesday, May ... The House meets for a brief pro forma session. They return for legislative work on Tuesday, May 11th. 7:23 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. UVA Institute of Democracy Discussion on Government Leadership University of Virginia's Institute of Democracy hosted a virtual discussion with lawmakers on ... University of Virginia's Institute of Democracy hosted a virtual discussion with lawmakers on government leadership. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) answered questions on bipartisanship in Congress, the president's joint address to Congress, the January 6 attack, and other pressing legislative items being debated in the House and Senate. 7:19 AM EDT Approx. 52 min. Vietnam War Soldier & Civilian Peace Initiatives Historian Christian Appy and peace activist Cora Weiss delivered keynote talks on U.S. soldier and ... Historian Christian Appy and peace activist Cora Weiss delivered keynote talks on U.S. soldier and civilian peace initiatives during the Vietnam War. Their remarks were part of a conference in Washington, DC hosted in conjunction with the "Waging Peace in Vietnam" traveling exhibit.
10:04 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. LIVE Attorney General Garland Testifies on President's 2022 Budget Request Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before a House committee on the president's 2022 budget ... Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before a House committee on the president's 2022 budget request for the agency. 8:27 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Brookings Institution Discussion on President Biden's First 100 Days The Brookings Institution held a discussion on President Biden's first 100 days in office. The ... The Brookings Institution held a discussion on President Biden's first 100 days in office. The panelists, who were all policy experts from Brookings, discussed the administration's achievements and potential pitfalls in addressing issues related to the coronavirus pandemic, the economy, climate change and racial justice. The panelists also discussed the challenges of addressing additional issues such as policing reform, education and immigration. 8:11 AM EDT Approx. 30 min. Reel America "The Whole World is Watching" - 1971 This film by the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department documents a series of anti-Vietnam ... This film by the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department documents a series of anti-Vietnam War actions by about 45,000 protesters in 1971. Blocking access to government buildings and disrupting traffic, activists sought to "shut down the federal government" as stated in their widely-circulated "May Day Tactical Manual." On May 3, 1971, more than 7,000 protesters were arrested for failing to leave their campsites in West Potomac Park - the largest mass arrest in U.S. history. The film is shown courtesy of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the distributor and copyright holder.
11:16 AM EDT Approx. 10 min. Washington Journal Seth Hanlon & Scott Hodge Center for American Progress' Seth Hanlon and Tax Foundation's Scott Hodge discussed the Biden ... Center for American Progress' Seth Hanlon and Tax Foundation's Scott Hodge discussed the Biden Administration's goals to change tax policy in order to pay for proposed programs. 10:00 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. LIVE Supreme Court Oral Argument on First Step Act & Sentencing Relief for Crack Cocaine Offenders The Supreme Court hears oral argument in Terry v. United States, a case on whether defendants who ... The Supreme Court hears oral argument in Terry v. United States, a case on whether defendants who received greater sentences for low level crack cocaine offenses can get sentencing relief under the 2018 First Step Act. 8:41 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. Reel America "Vietnam! Vietnam!" - 1971 This U.S. Information Agency documentary is the final film directed by five-time Oscar winner John ... This U.S. Information Agency documentary is the final film directed by five-time Oscar winner John Ford, who supported U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. Narrated by actor Charlton Heston, the film is divided into two parts. Part one looks at the Vietnamese people, shows atrocities committed by the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces, and documents the reasons for U.S. entry into the war. Part two concentrates on the late 1960s debate over the war, with appearances by presidents, political leaders, activists, and soldiers and their spouses. This film includes graphic scenes of war that may be disturbing to some viewers.
11:26 AM EDT Approx. 39 min. LIVE Attorney General Garland Testifies on President's 2022 Budget Request Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before a House committee on the president's 2022 budget ... Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before a House committee on the president's 2022 budget request for the agency. 11:24 AM EDT Approx. 31 min. Washington Journal Brian Fallon Demand Justice Co-Founder Brian Fallon discussed progressive efforts to expand the size of the ... Demand Justice Co-Founder Brian Fallon discussed progressive efforts to expand the size of the Supreme Court. 9:40 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. "Mayday 1971" Anti-Vietnam War Protests Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters -- young people and military veterans alike -- ... Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters -- young people and military veterans alike -- converged on Washington, D.C. in May 1971. More than 7,000 of them were arrested in a single day. We looked back 50 years at the forces that collided on the capital's streets that spring with investigative journalist Lawrence Roberts. He's the author of "Mayday 1971: A White House at War, a Revolt in the Streets, and the Untold History of America's Biggest Mass Arrest." This was a joint production of American History TV and C-SPAN's Washington Journal.
12:05 PM EDT Approx. 50 min. Washington Journal Seth Hanlon & Scott Hodge Center for American Progress' Seth Hanlon and Tax Foundation's Scott Hodge discussed the Biden ... Center for American Progress' Seth Hanlon and Tax Foundation's Scott Hodge discussed the Biden Administration's goals to change tax policy in order to pay for proposed programs. 11:55 AM EDT Approx. 8 min. Washington Journal Mike Davis Mike Davis, founder and president of the Article III Project, discussed efforts to oppose ... Mike Davis, founder and president of the Article III Project, discussed efforts to oppose expanding the size of the Supreme Court. 10:42 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Lectures in History Vietnam Anti-War Movement Professor David Farber teaches twentieth-century American history at Temple University in ... Professor David Farber teaches twentieth-century American history at Temple University in Philadelphia. In this lecture to a history class he focused on the origin of the 1960s Vietnam anti-war movement, and his view of how it helped to expand the nation's democratic process.
12:55 PM EDT Approx. 51 min. LIVE White House Press Secretary Holds Briefing White House Press Secretary holds a briefing on the Biden administration's policy agenda. White House Press Secretary holds a briefing on the Biden administration's policy agenda. 12:03 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 15 min. LIVE Military Branch Leaders Testify on President's 2022 Budget Request Military branch leaders testify before a House subcommittee on the president's 2022 budget ... Military branch leaders testify before a House subcommittee on the president's 2022 budget request. 11:52 AM EDT Approx. 52 min. Vietnam War Soldier & Civilian Peace Initiatives Historian Christian Appy and peace activist Cora Weiss delivered keynote talks on U.S. soldier and ... Historian Christian Appy and peace activist Cora Weiss delivered keynote talks on U.S. soldier and civilian peace initiatives during the Vietnam War. Their remarks were part of a conference in Washington, DC hosted in conjunction with the "Waging Peace in Vietnam" traveling exhibit.
1:46 PM EDT Approx. 19 min. Washington Journal John Della Volpe Harvard Institute of Politics polling director John Della Volpe discussed the institute's recent ... Harvard Institute of Politics polling director John Della Volpe discussed the institute's recent poll of young voters. 2:18 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 27 min. Panel 2 'Military Officials Testify Before House Hearing on Investigation Into Deadly Amphibious Assault Vehicle Trainin After a short break, a House subcommittee returned to hear from military officials on what they've ... After a short break, a House subcommittee returned to hear from military officials on what they've learned so far in the investigation into a deadly Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV) training accident off the California coast in July 2020. Nine servicemembers died. Military officials with the Marine Corps and Navy also spoke about actions being taken to prevent future accidents. 12:44 PM EDT Approx. 29 min. Reel America "The Whole World is Watching" - 1971 This film by the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department documents a series of anti-Vietnam ... This film by the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department documents a series of anti-Vietnam War actions by about 45,000 protesters in 1971. Blocking access to government buildings and disrupting traffic, activists sought to "shut down the federal government" as stated in their widely-circulated "May Day Tactical Manual." On May 3, 1971, more than 7,000 protesters were arrested for failing to leave their campsites in West Potomac Park - the largest mass arrest in U.S. history. The film is shown courtesy of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the distributor and copyright holder.
2:05 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. LIVE House Hearing on Transportation Security Agency Workforce A House Homeland Security subcommittee holds a hearing on addressing challenges in the ... A House Homeland Security subcommittee holds a hearing on addressing challenges in the Transportation Security Agency workforce. 4:45 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. House Science, Space & Technology Subcommittee Holds Hearing on NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover A House Science, Space & Technology subcommittee held a hearing on NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover. ... A House Science, Space & Technology subcommittee held a hearing on NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover. Witnesses included leading scientists and researchers, who answered several questions about life on Mars, the future of space exploration, and space partnerships with the private sector. 1:13 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. Reel America "Vietnam! Vietnam!" - 1971 This U.S. Information Agency documentary is the final film directed by five-time Oscar winner John ... This U.S. Information Agency documentary is the final film directed by five-time Oscar winner John Ford, who supported U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. Narrated by actor Charlton Heston, the film is divided into two parts. Part one looks at the Vietnamese people, shows atrocities committed by the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces, and documents the reasons for U.S. entry into the war. Part two concentrates on the late 1960s debate over the war, with appearances by presidents, political leaders, activists, and soldiers and their spouses. This film includes graphic scenes of war that may be disturbing to some viewers.
3:19 PM EDT Approx. 24 min. President Biden Gives Update on COVID-19 Response & Vaccinations President Biden delivered remarks on the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ... President Biden delivered remarks on the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the percentage of Americans vaccinated against the virus. The president announced the next phase in the administration's plan to get Americans vaccinated. This includes partnerships with businesses giving incentives to customers to get vaccinated, outreach to communities who may be hesitant about the vaccine and preparations for adolescents to be approved for the shot. He also announced a new goal of 70 percent to adults having their first dose of the vaccine by July 4th. 6:21 PM EDT Approx. 36 min. Henry Kissinger Discusses Diplomacy with China Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Senator Joe Lieberman (I-CT) discussed U.S. ... Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Senator Joe Lieberman (I-CT) discussed U.S. diplomatic efforts with China during a virtual event hosted by the McCain Institute. Mr. Kissinger talked about the history of U.S. and China relations during the Nixon administration and how China has grown to be a world economic power. He also spoke about the need for the U.S. to prevent Russia and China from building strong diplomatic ties. 2:13 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. "Mayday 1971" Anti-Vietnam War Protests Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters -- young people and military veterans alike -- ... Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters -- young people and military veterans alike -- converged on Washington, D.C. in May 1971. More than 7,000 of them were arrested in a single day. We looked back 50 years at the forces that collided on the capital's streets that spring with investigative journalist Lawrence Roberts. He's the author of "Mayday 1971: A White House at War, a Revolt in the Streets, and the Untold History of America's Biggest Mass Arrest." This was a joint production of American History TV and C-SPAN's Washington Journal.
3:43 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Acting U.S. Capitol Police Chief, Senate Sergeant at Arms & Architect of the Capitol Testify on 2022 Budget Acting U.S. Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman, Senate Sergeant at Arms Karen Gibson and ... Acting U.S. Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman, Senate Sergeant at Arms Karen Gibson and Architect of the Capitol Brett Blanton testified on their agencies' 2022 budget requests before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch. Much on the hearing focused on U.S. Capitol security following the January 6 attack and what adjustments the Capitol Police Board had made since then. 6:57 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Senate Hearing on President's 2022 Budget Requests for Library of Congress & Other Agencies The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch held a hearing on the President's ... The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch held a hearing on the President's 2022 budget requests for the Library of Congress, Congressional Budget Office, and Government Accountability Office. 3:15 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Lectures in History Vietnam Anti-War Movement Professor David Farber teaches twentieth-century American history at Temple University in ... Professor David Farber teaches twentieth-century American history at Temple University in Philadelphia. In this lecture to a history class he focused on the origin of the 1960s Vietnam anti-war movement, and his view of how it helped to expand the nation's democratic process.
5:00 PM EDT Approx. 2 hr. 10 min. Military Branch Leaders Testify on President's 2022 Budget Request National Guard Bureau Chief Gen. Daniel Hokanson testified before the House Appropriations ... National Guard Bureau Chief Gen. Daniel Hokanson testified before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense regarding the National Guard's 2022 budget request. Gen. Hokanson talked about the challenges the National Guard faced in 2020 including the coronavirus pandemic, civil unrest, fighting hurricanes and wildfires, and countering domestic extremism. He also spoke about the Guard's continued ability to respond to crisis both domestically and abroad. 8:01 PM EDT Approx. 55 min. After Words Sen. Tammy Duckworth D-IL, "Every Day Is a Gift" Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) spoke about her life and career in the military and in the U.S. ... Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) spoke about her life and career in the military and in the U.S. Senate. She was interviewed by Politico's congressional editor Elana Schor. 4:25 PM EDT Approx. 52 min. Vietnam War Soldier & Civilian Peace Initiatives Historian Christian Appy and peace activist Cora Weiss delivered keynote talks on U.S. soldier and ... Historian Christian Appy and peace activist Cora Weiss delivered keynote talks on U.S. soldier and civilian peace initiatives during the Vietnam War. Their remarks were part of a conference in Washington, DC hosted in conjunction with the "Waging Peace in Vietnam" traveling exhibit.
7:10 PM EDT Approx. 25 min. Speaker Pelosi Discusses Democracy & Bipartisanship with McCain Institute House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discussed defending democracy and bipartisanship with Cindy ... House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discussed defending democracy and bipartisanship with Cindy McCain of the McCain Institute. The speaker talked about working with Republicans, her experience on January 6th and her memories of the late Senator John McCain (R-AZ). 8:56 PM EDT Approx. 47 min. John Boehner, "On the House - A Washington Memoir" Former Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) reflected on his 5 years as Speaker, his 24 year ... Former Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) reflected on his 5 years as Speaker, his 24 year career in the House of Representatives, and the future of the Republican Party. This virtual event was hosted by the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches in North Palm Beach, Florida. 5:17 PM EDT Approx. 29 min. Reel America "The Whole World is Watching" - 1971 This film by the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department documents a series of anti-Vietnam ... This film by the Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department documents a series of anti-Vietnam War actions by about 45,000 protesters in 1971. Blocking access to government buildings and disrupting traffic, activists sought to "shut down the federal government" as stated in their widely-circulated "May Day Tactical Manual." On May 3, 1971, more than 7,000 protesters were arrested for failing to leave their campsites in West Potomac Park - the largest mass arrest in U.S. history. The film is shown courtesy of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the distributor and copyright holder.
7:35 PM EDT Approx. 26 min. 'Senate Minority Leader McConnell Discusses Democracy & Leadership Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke to the McCain Institute about leadership and ... Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke to the McCain Institute about leadership and politics. 9:43 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Sen. Carl Levin, "Getting to the Heart of the Matter" Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) reflected on his 36 year career in the U.S. Senate, including his ... Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) reflected on his 36 year career in the U.S. Senate, including his time as Chair of the Armed Services Committee. This virtual event was hosted by Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. 5:46 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. Reel America "Vietnam! Vietnam!" - 1971 This U.S. Information Agency documentary is the final film directed by five-time Oscar winner John ... This U.S. Information Agency documentary is the final film directed by five-time Oscar winner John Ford, who supported U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. Narrated by actor Charlton Heston, the film is divided into two parts. Part one looks at the Vietnamese people, shows atrocities committed by the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces, and documents the reasons for U.S. entry into the war. Part two concentrates on the late 1960s debate over the war, with appearances by presidents, political leaders, activists, and soldiers and their spouses. This film includes graphic scenes of war that may be disturbing to some viewers.
8:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Washington Journal Seth Hanlon & Scott Hodge Center for American Progress' Seth Hanlon and Tax Foundation's Scott Hodge discussed the Biden ... Center for American Progress' Seth Hanlon and Tax Foundation's Scott Hodge discussed the Biden Administration's goals to change tax policy in order to pay for proposed programs. 10:46 PM EDT Approx. 56 min. After Words Sen. Tammy Duckworth D-IL, "Every Day Is a Gift" Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) spoke about her life and career in the military and in the U.S. ... Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) spoke about her life and career in the military and in the U.S. Senate. She was interviewed by Politico's congressional editor Elana Schor. 6:46 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. "Mayday 1971" Anti-Vietnam War Protests Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters -- young people and military veterans alike -- ... Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters -- young people and military veterans alike -- converged on Washington, D.C. in May 1971. More than 7,000 of them were arrested in a single day. We looked back 50 years at the forces that collided on the capital's streets that spring with investigative journalist Lawrence Roberts. He's the author of "Mayday 1971: A White House at War, a Revolt in the Streets, and the Untold History of America's Biggest Mass Arrest." This was a joint production of American History TV and C-SPAN's Washington Journal.
9:04 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 53 min. Attorney General Garland Testifies on President Attorney General Merrick Garland testified before a House subcommittee on the president's 2022 ... Attorney General Merrick Garland testified before a House subcommittee on the president's 2022 budget request for the agency. During this first round of questioning, members asked Attorney General Garland several questions on border security, marijuana laws, and violent extremism and domestic terrorism. 11:42 PM EDT Approx. 47 min. John Boehner, "On the House - A Washington Memoir" Former Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) reflected on his 5 years as Speaker, his 24 year ... Former Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) reflected on his 5 years as Speaker, his 24 year career in the House of Representatives, and the future of the Republican Party. This virtual event was hosted by the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches in North Palm Beach, Florida. 7:47 PM EDT Approx. 14 min. History of Gambling The American Gaming Archives at the Nevada Historical Society tells the history of gambling ... The American Gaming Archives at the Nevada Historical Society tells the history of gambling through archival materials as well as artifacts. Howard Herz, Curator of Gaming, showed items in the collection including cheating devices and slot machines.
10:57 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Supreme Court Oral Argument on First Step Act & Sentencing Relief for Crack Cocaine Offenders The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Terry v. United States, a case on whether defendants who ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Terry v. United States, a case on whether defendants who received greater sentences for low level crack cocaine offenses prior to 2010 are eligible for sentencing relief under the 2018 First Step Act. Tarahrick Terry was convicted in 2008 for possession with intent to distribute 3.9 grams of crack cocaine and sentenced to 188 months. At the time, sentencing was governed by a three tier-structure. Mr. Terry fell under tier three and under it would not face more than a 20 year prison sentence. Tiers one and two had more severe sentencing including the potential for a life sentence for offenders with possession of five to 50 grams or more of crack cocaine. 12:29 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Sen. Carl Levin, "Getting to the Heart of the Matter" Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) reflected on his 36 year career in the U.S. Senate, including his ... Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) reflected on his 36 year career in the U.S. Senate, including his time as Chair of the Armed Services Committee. This virtual event was hosted by Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. 8:01 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. High School Advanced Placement - U.S. History Exam Jason Stacy and Matthew Ellington, co-authors of "Fabric of a Nation: A Brief History with Skills ... Jason Stacy and Matthew Ellington, co-authors of "Fabric of a Nation: A Brief History with Skills and Sources, for the AP U.S. History Course," hosted a live study session for the Advanced Placement U.S. History Exam. They reviewed different eras of American history, provided strategies for the free response answers, and demonstrated how to analyze historical documents. They also took questions from high school students.
12:23 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. House Hearing on Transportation Security Agency Workforce The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security held a hearing on ... The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security held a hearing on addressing challenges in the Transportation Security Agency (TSA) workforce. Several topics were discussed during the hearing, including low pay, a need for union representation and collective bargaining, and the lack of benefits afforded to the TSA workforce that are provided to the employees of other federal agencies. They also discussed employee retention and low morale, pointing to the COVID-19 pandemic and concerns over poor management. 1:32 AM EDT Approx. 54 min. After Words Sen. Tammy Duckworth D-IL, "Every Day Is a Gift" Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) spoke about her life and career in the military and in the U.S. ... Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) spoke about her life and career in the military and in the U.S. Senate. She was interviewed by Politico's congressional editor Elana Schor. 9:03 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Future of American History Education Panelists from Harvard University, the American Enterprise Institute and the Los Angeles County ... Panelists from Harvard University, the American Enterprise Institute and the Los Angeles County Office of Education discussed how U.S. history should be taught in schools. The Commonwealth Club of California hosted this event and provided the video.
1:38 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. President Biden Gives Update on COVID-19 Response & Vaccinations President Biden delivered remarks on the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ... President Biden delivered remarks on the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the percentage of Americans vaccinated against the virus. The president announced the next phase in the administration's plan to get Americans vaccinated. This includes partnerships with businesses giving incentives to customers to get vaccinated, outreach to communities who may be hesitant about the vaccine and preparations for adolescents to be approved for the shot. He also announced a new goal of 70 percent to adults having their first dose of the vaccine by July 4th. 2:26 AM EDT Approx. 48 min. John Boehner, "On the House - A Washington Memoir" Former Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) reflected on his 5 years as Speaker, his 24 year ... Former Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) reflected on his 5 years as Speaker, his 24 year career in the House of Representatives, and the future of the Republican Party. This virtual event was hosted by the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches in North Palm Beach, Florida. 10:05 PM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. White House Conference on American History On September 17, 2020, President Trump signed an Executive Order establishing a national ... On September 17, 2020, President Trump signed an Executive Order establishing a national commission to promote patriotic education. The same day, a panel discussed the state of history education in the United States. The White House hosted and provided this video.
2:03 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Attorney General Garland Testifies on President Attorney General Merrick Garland testified before a House subcommittee on the president's 2022 ... Attorney General Merrick Garland testified before a House subcommittee on the president's 2022 budget request for the agency. During this first round of questioning, members asked Attorney General Garland several questions on border security, marijuana laws, and violent extremism and domestic terrorism. 3:14 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Sen. Carl Levin, "Getting to the Heart of the Matter" Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) reflected on his 36 year career in the U.S. Senate, including his ... Former Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) reflected on his 36 year career in the U.S. Senate, including his time as Chair of the Armed Services Committee. This virtual event was hosted by Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. 11:31 PM EDT Approx. 59 min. Mapping Disease & Medical Geography The National Council for History Education moved their conference online due to the coronavirus ... The National Council for History Education moved their conference online due to the coronavirus outbreak. In this session, Albemarle High School teacher Chris Bunin demonstrated how geographic information systems, or GIS, can be used to trace the source and map the spread of diseases throughout history, including cholera, smallpox, and AIDS.
3:15 AM EDT Approx. 41 min. Attorney General Garland Testifies on President's 2022 Budget Request, Part 2 Following a short break, members began another round of questioning on the president's 2022 budget ... Following a short break, members began another round of questioning on the president's 2022 budget for the Justice Department with Attorney General Merrick Garland, which included security for federal judges, cracking down on illegal drug trafficking, and gun ownership rights. 4:16 AM EDT Approx. 5 hr. 32 min. House Hearing on Lingering Effects of COVID-19 The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on the lingering effects of ... The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on the lingering effects of COVID-19. On the first panel of witnesses were Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, and Dr. John Brooks, Chief Medical Officer of the CDC's COVID-19 Task Force. They testified on efforts to better understand the effects of so-called "long haul" COVID. The second panel of witnesses included patients suffering from long-term effects of COVID, and doctors who have been working on treating the symptoms. 12:30 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. High School Advanced Placement - U.S. History Exam Jason Stacy and Matthew Ellington, co-authors of "Fabric of a Nation: A Brief History with Skills ... Jason Stacy and Matthew Ellington, co-authors of "Fabric of a Nation: A Brief History with Skills and Sources, for the AP U.S. History Course," hosted a live study session for the Advanced Placement U.S. History Exam. They reviewed different eras of American history, provided strategies for the free response answers, and demonstrated how to analyze historical documents. They also took questions from high school students.
3:56 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. Supreme Court Oral Argument on First Step Act & Sentencing Relief for Crack Cocaine Offenders The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Terry v. United States, a case on whether defendants who ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Terry v. United States, a case on whether defendants who received greater sentences for low level crack cocaine offenses prior to 2010 are eligible for sentencing relief under the 2018 First Step Act. Tarahrick Terry was convicted in 2008 for possession with intent to distribute 3.9 grams of crack cocaine and sentenced to 188 months. At the time, sentencing was governed by a three tier-structure. Mr. Terry fell under tier three and under it would not face more than a 20 year prison sentence. Tiers one and two had more severe sentencing including the potential for a life sentence for offenders with possession of five to 50 grams or more of crack cocaine. 9:48 AM EDT Approx. 14 hr. 12 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 1:32 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Future of American History Education Panelists from Harvard University, the American Enterprise Institute and the Los Angeles County ... Panelists from Harvard University, the American Enterprise Institute and the Los Angeles County Office of Education discussed how U.S. history should be taught in schools. The Commonwealth Club of California hosted this event and provided the video.
5:20 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. House Hearing on Transportation Security Agency Workforce The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security held a hearing on ... The House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security held a hearing on addressing challenges in the Transportation Security Agency (TSA) workforce. Several topics were discussed during the hearing, including low pay, a need for union representation and collective bargaining, and the lack of benefits afforded to the TSA workforce that are provided to the employees of other federal agencies. They also discussed employee retention and low morale, pointing to the COVID-19 pandemic and concerns over poor management. 2:34 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. White House Conference on American History On September 17, 2020, President Trump signed an Executive Order establishing a national ... On September 17, 2020, President Trump signed an Executive Order establishing a national commission to promote patriotic education. The same day, a panel discussed the state of history education in the United States. The White House hosted and provided this video.
6:34 AM EDT Approx. 25 min. President Biden Gives Update on COVID-19 Response & Vaccinations President Biden delivered remarks on the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ... President Biden delivered remarks on the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the percentage of Americans vaccinated against the virus. The president announced the next phase in the administration's plan to get Americans vaccinated. This includes partnerships with businesses giving incentives to customers to get vaccinated, outreach to communities who may be hesitant about the vaccine and preparations for adolescents to be approved for the shot. He also announced a new goal of 70 percent to adults having their first dose of the vaccine by July 4th. 3:59 AM EDT Approx. 59 min. Mapping Disease & Medical Geography The National Council for History Education moved their conference online due to the coronavirus ... The National Council for History Education moved their conference online due to the coronavirus outbreak. In this session, Albemarle High School teacher Chris Bunin demonstrated how geographic information systems, or GIS, can be used to trace the source and map the spread of diseases throughout history, including cholera, smallpox, and AIDS.
6:59 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Washington Journal 05/05/2021 4:58 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. High School Advanced Placement - U.S. History Exam Jason Stacy and Matthew Ellington, co-authors of "Fabric of a Nation: A Brief History with Skills ... Jason Stacy and Matthew Ellington, co-authors of "Fabric of a Nation: A Brief History with Skills and Sources, for the AP U.S. History Course," hosted a live study session for the Advanced Placement U.S. History Exam. They reviewed different eras of American history, provided strategies for the free response answers, and demonstrated how to analyze historical documents. They also took questions from high school students.
8:00 AM EDT Approx. 16 hr. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 6:01 AM EDT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Future of American History Education Panelists from Harvard University, the American Enterprise Institute and the Los Angeles County ... Panelists from Harvard University, the American Enterprise Institute and the Los Angeles County Office of Education discussed how U.S. history should be taught in schools. The Commonwealth Club of California hosted this event and provided the video.
7:02 AM EDT Approx. 16 hr. 58 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.