C-SPAN Schedule

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7:00 PM HST Approx. 6 hr. 59 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 7:00 PM HST Approx. 6 hr. 24 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 7:00 PM HST Approx. 6 hr. 15 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
1:59 AM HST Approx. 3 hr. 4 min. LIVE Washington Journal 11/08/2019 1:24 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Institute for Policy Studies Discussion on U.S.-Cuba Relations Miguel Fraga, first secretary of the Cuban Embassy in Washington DC, spoke about current U.S.-Cuba ... Miguel Fraga, first secretary of the Cuban Embassy in Washington DC, spoke about current U.S.-Cuba relations at an event hosted by the Institute for Policy Studies. He talked about the impact of the U.S. embargo, the changes on the island over the last five years, pop culture and media influences, and how Cubans perceived foreign policy in the United States. Mr. Fraga referenced the U.N. General Assembly resolution that was happening during his presentation, which called for the end of the embargo. 187 countries voted in favor of the resolution while three countries -- the U.S., Brazil, and Israel voted against the resolution. 1:15 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. The Presidency and Impeachment Constitutional scholars Philip Bobbitt and Akhil Reed Amar looked at how the Constitution defines ... Constitutional scholars Philip Bobbitt and Akhil Reed Amar looked at how the Constitution defines impeachable offenses for a sitting president. Mr. Bobbitt, who served as legal counsel to the Senate Select Committee on the Iran-Contra Affair, is co-author of "Impeachment: A Handbook, New Edition," an updated version of the book first published in 1974 during the Watergate crisis by the late Charles Black. The New-York Historical Society hosted this event.
5:03 AM HST Approx. 2 hr. 12 min. Discussion on Fall of the Berlin Wall's 30th Anniversary James Baker, former Secretary of State & White House Chief of Staff under Ronald Reagan, was among ... James Baker, former Secretary of State & White House Chief of Staff under Ronald Reagan, was among the speakers at an event commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall which occurred on November 9, 1989. Several former White House officials and others who served during that time talked about the state of foreign affairs and what led to the fall of the wall. Former Reagan speechwriter Peter Robinson talked about the internal debate in adding the now-famous line "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall" to the speech. NBC News Special Correspondent Tom Brokaw, appeared via video from Berlin, remembered what it was like covering the event as it unfolded. Later, policy experts and academics discussed U.S. foreign policy in a changing global world. 2:59 AM HST Approx. 4 min. LIVE U.S. Senate U.S. Senate The Senate meets in a brief session with no legislative business scheduled. The Senate meets in a brief session with no legislative business scheduled. 2:18 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. History Bookshelf Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz," To End a Presidency" Harvard Law professor Laurence Tribe and lawyer Joshua Matz explored the history of impeachment ... Harvard Law professor Laurence Tribe and lawyer Joshua Matz explored the history of impeachment and its potential role in the 21st century.
7:15 AM HST Approx. 28 min. President Trump's Departure Remarks President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House before departing to Atlanta. He answered ... President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House before departing to Atlanta. He answered questions on releasing the transcript to the first and second call he had with the Ukrainian president. He also answered questions on whether he would endorse former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who is running again for the Senate, and that he was considering visiting Russia after President President Putin invited him to attend a May Day parade. 3:03 AM HST Approx. 58 min. Libel Laws & Media Discussion The Heritage Foundation held a discussion on whether libel laws should be examined to restrain the ... The Heritage Foundation held a discussion on whether libel laws should be examined to restrain the media. Panelists debated the pros and cons of existing laws. 3:20 AM HST Approx. 42 min. The Civil War The Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson University of Kentucky history professor Mark Summers talked about the impeachment of President ... University of Kentucky history professor Mark Summers talked about the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson. This event was part of a symposium hosted by the U.S. Capitol Historical Society commemorating the 150th anniversary of the 14th Amendment's ratification to the U.S. Constitution.
7:43 AM HST Approx. 16 min. Washington Journal Duncan Wood Wilson Center's Duncan Wood discussed efforts by the U.S. and Mexico to battle Mexican drug ... Wilson Center's Duncan Wood discussed efforts by the U.S. and Mexico to battle Mexican drug cartels. 4:01 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. LIVE White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan Discusses Health Care Policy White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan discusses health care policy at an event ... White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan discusses health care policy at an event hosted by the Alliance for Health Policy. 4:02 AM HST Approx. 2 hr. 16 min. Boeing CEO & Others Testifies on 737 MAX - Part 1 Boeing President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg testified about the safety of the 737 MAX airplane at a ... Boeing President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg testified about the safety of the 737 MAX airplane at a hearing before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. In his opening remarks, Mr. Muilenburg apologized to the families of the victims of the Lion Air Flight 610 and the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 accidents. He was accompanied by Boeing Commercial Airplanes Chief Engineer John Hamilton.
7:59 AM HST Approx. 6 min. LIVE U.S. House of Representatives U.S. House of Representatives The House reconvenes for a pro forma session where no roll call votes are scheduled to take place. The House reconvenes for a pro forma session where no roll call votes are scheduled to take place. 5:19 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Senate Subcommitee Hearing on Corporations & Data Breaches The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing with cybersecurity experts ... The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing with cybersecurity experts on data security and breaches. In the hearing, concerns were expressed about the Chinese social media app TikTok as well as Apple's cooperation with the Chinese government, particularly regarding storing Chinese customers' iCloud data and encryption keys in China. Representatives from both TikTok and Apple declined invitations to appear before the committee at this hearing. 6:18 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 42 min. Senate Banking Hearing on Banking Challenges for Cannabis Store Owners The Senate Banking Committee held a hearing to examine the banking challenges cannabis store ... The Senate Banking Committee held a hearing to examine the banking challenges cannabis store owners and sellers face in states where marijuana has been legalized. Industry stakeholders who testified stressed the need for federal action and clear regulations as more and more states expand usage or legalize marijuana. Lawmakers are considering a bill called the SAFE Banking Act. It is aimed at protecting financial institutions that provide services to legal cannabis businesses and providers.
8:05 AM HST Approx. 31 min. FBI General Counsel Dana Boente's Remarks on National Security Law General Counsel for the FBI Dana Boente spoke about national security issues at an American Bar ... General Counsel for the FBI Dana Boente spoke about national security issues at an American Bar Association event in Washington, DC. 6:25 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence Conference - PART 6 Current and former government officials spoke at the National Security Commission on Artificial ... Current and former government officials spoke at the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence conference in Washington, DC. During this portion, foreign affairs experts, including former Obama administration Defense Under Secretary Michele Flournoy and former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, discussed how the world is approaching the growth of artificial intelligence in the world and the importance for the U.S. to lead on it's growth and implementation while fostering strong international cooperation. 8:00 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. LIVE Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie Addresses National Press Club Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie discusses his department's goals and priorities at the ... Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie discusses his department's goals and priorities at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.
8:36 AM HST Approx. 36 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. 7:33 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. LIVE Washington Institute Discussion on Counterterrorism Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discusses ... Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discusses counterterrorism policy at the Washington Institute. 9:06 AM HST Approx. 2 hr. 33 min. FAA Reauthorization Act Implementation Hearing, Part 1 The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation held a hearing to review the ... The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation held a hearing to review the Transportation Department and Federal Aviation Administration's implementation of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. In this portion of the hearing, committee members heard testimony from Deputy FAA Administrator Daniel Elwell and Acting Transportation Under Secretary for Policy Joel Szabat.
9:12 AM HST Approx. 30 min. LIVE Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Holds Rally at New Hampshire State House Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden holds a rally at the New Hampshire State House after ... Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden holds a rally at the New Hampshire State House after filing candidacy paperwork for the first-in-the-nation primary. 9:07 AM HST Approx. 41 min. Australian Parliament Question Time Highlights Sky News Political Reporter Tom Connell wrapped up the events in the latest session of Australia's ... Sky News Political Reporter Tom Connell wrapped up the events in the latest session of Australia's House and Senate. During this session of Australia's parliament, which lasted from October 14 - October 24, 2019, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, along with members of his cabinet, answered questions on a variety of domestic and foreign affairs issues. Topics discussed included the Syrian conflict, national security, climate change, agricultural issues, press freedom and animal welfare concerns in horse racing. 11:39 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. FAA Reauthorization Act Implementation Hearing, Part 2 The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation held a hearing to review the ... The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation held a hearing to review the Transportation Department and Federal Aviation Administration's implementation of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. In this portion of the hearing, committee members heard testimony from representatives of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, Air Line Pilots Association, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, National Consumers League, Paralyzed Veterans of America, and Small UAV Coalition.
9:42 AM HST Approx. 5 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Files Candidacy Paperwork at New Hampshire State House Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of ... Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of State's office to be a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. 9:48 AM HST Approx. 58 min. Washington Journal Michael Barone Author and AEI resident fellow Michael Barone discussed his new book "How America's Political ... Author and AEI resident fellow Michael Barone discussed his new book "How America's Political Parties Change (and How They Don't)". 12:41 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Libel Laws & Media Discussion The Heritage Foundation held a discussion on whether libel laws should be examined to restrain the ... The Heritage Foundation held a discussion on whether libel laws should be examined to restrain the media. Panelists debated the pros and cons of existing laws.
9:47 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. LIVE Campaign 2020 President Trump Remarks at "Black Voices for Trump" Rally in Atlanta President Trump delivers remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. President Trump delivers remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. 10:46 AM HST Approx. 2 min. U.S. House of Representatives House Intelligence Committee Appointment & Resignation U.S. House announcement of member changes on the Intelligence commitee. Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR) ... U.S. House announcement of member changes on the Intelligence commitee. Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR) resigned from the House Intelligence Committee and was replaced by the Speaker's appointment of Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH). 1:44 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Hearing on Middle East Policy State Department officials testified on Middle East policy before a House Foreign Affairs ... State Department officials testified on Middle East policy before a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee. Topics included relations with Iran, Turkey's military operation in Syria, humanitarian efforts in the region, and foreign aid to Saudi Arabia.
11:30 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. Institute for Policy Studies Discussion on U.S.-Cuba Relations Miguel Fraga, first secretary of the Cuban Embassy in Washington DC, spoke about current U.S.-Cuba ... Miguel Fraga, first secretary of the Cuban Embassy in Washington DC, spoke about current U.S.-Cuba relations at an event hosted by the Institute for Policy Studies. He talked about the impact of the U.S. embargo, the changes on the island over the last five years, pop culture and media influences, and how Cubans perceived foreign policy in the United States. Mr. Fraga referenced the U.N. General Assembly resolution that was happening during his presentation, which called for the end of the embargo. 187 countries voted in favor of the resolution while three countries -- the U.S., Brazil, and Israel voted against the resolution. 10:48 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Hearing on Modernizing Library of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden, the head of the Library of Congress, testified before the Senate Rules and ... Dr. Carla Hayden, the head of the Library of Congress, testified before the Senate Rules and Administration Committee on modernizing the library. She updated committee members on efforts to digitize and secure documents and described how the public would have more access to the library's collections. Also testifying at the hearing was Karyn Temple, Copyright Office director and Bernard Barton, the chief information officer at the library. 3:01 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. British Army & the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 Military historian Gregory Urwin talked about the challenges that the British army faced in ... Military historian Gregory Urwin talked about the challenges that the British army faced in adapting to North American terrain and battle tactics during the Revolutionary War. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
1:08 PM HST Approx. 28 min. President Trump's Departure Remarks President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House before departing to Atlanta. He answered ... President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House before departing to Atlanta. He answered questions on releasing the transcript to the first and second call he had with the Ukrainian president. He also answered questions on whether he would endorse former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who is running again for the Senate, and that he was considering visiting Russia after President President Putin invited him to attend a May Day parade. 11:58 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence Conference - PART 4 Current and former government officials spoke at the National Security Commission on Artificial ... Current and former government officials spoke at the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence conference in Washington, DC. During this portion, experts discussed how best to create an artificial intelligence workforce that can address national security and defense needs of the United States. 4:04 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Occupied Cities During the American Revolution Historians Aaron Sullivan and Lauren Duval talked about life in occupied cities during the ... Historians Aaron Sullivan and Lauren Duval talked about life in occupied cities during the American Revolution. They examined British and American occupation and also discussed how this affected women and families. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
1:36 PM HST Approx. 7 min. Caitlin Emma Politico Appropriations and Budget Reporter Caitlin Emma from Capitol Hill discussed the week ... Politico Appropriations and Budget Reporter Caitlin Emma from Capitol Hill discussed the week ahead in Congress including the status of the federal government funding talks, and the impact of the impeachment inquiry on the appropriations process. 1:29 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Discussion on Threats to U.S. Political System The Brookings Institution held a discussion on threats to the U.S. political system and how best ... The Brookings Institution held a discussion on threats to the U.S. political system and how best to safeguard the 2020 election. Panelists discussed public opinion over the impeachment inquiry, President Trump's use of social media during the process, and comparisons with impeachments from the past. 5:53 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. An Irish Soldier in Revolutionary America Museum of the American Revolution associate curator Matthew Skic looked at the Revolution through ... Museum of the American Revolution associate curator Matthew Skic looked at the Revolution through the life of Irish soldier Richard St. George, who fought alongside the British against the rebellious colonists. The museum, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
1:43 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Cities Tour - Rapid City, South Dakota C-SPAN visited Rapid City, South Dakota to learn about the history and literary life of the ... C-SPAN visited Rapid City, South Dakota to learn about the history and literary life of the community. 3:01 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Kansas v. Glover Oral Argument on Suspended License Traffic Stop The Supreme Court heard oral argument November 4th in Kansas v. Glover, a case concerning police ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument November 4th in Kansas v. Glover, a case concerning police traffic stops and the Fourth Amendment protection against unlawful stops and searches. The case arises out of Kansas. A sheriff's deputy was on routine patrol, saw Charles Glover's truck and decided to do a registration check. That check revealed that Mr. Glover's driver's license was suspended. In legal documents, the deputy assumed that it was Mr. Glover, the owner of the truck who was behind the wheel at the time. During the registration check and traffic stop, the deputy had not determined any traffic violation or who the driver actually was. The deputy ticketed him for "habitual driving under a suspended license." Mr. Glover was eventually convicted of this which is a misdemeanor. His legal team appealed arguing that the police stop was unconstitutional and violated Mr. Glover's Fourth Amendment rights because the deputy had no "reasonable suspicion" to pull him over. They relied on a 6:55 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Scotland & the American Revolution Scottish historian Andrew Mackillop explored his homeland's role during the American Revolution. ... Scottish historian Andrew Mackillop explored his homeland's role during the American Revolution. He argued that despite fighting for the losing side in the war, many Scots gained land and increased their social status after the war. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
3:00 PM HST Approx. 5 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Files Candidacy Paperwork at New Hampshire State House Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of ... Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of State's office to be a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. 4:05 PM HST Approx. 2 hr. 11 min. Discussion on Fall of the Berlin Wall's 30th Anniversary James Baker, former Secretary of State & White House Chief of Staff under Ronald Reagan, was among ... James Baker, former Secretary of State & White House Chief of Staff under Ronald Reagan, was among the speakers at an event commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall which occurred on November 9, 1989. Several former White House officials and others who served during that time talked about the state of foreign affairs and what led to the fall of the wall. Former Reagan speechwriter Peter Robinson talked about the internal debate in adding the now-famous line "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall" to the speech. NBC News Special Correspondent Tom Brokaw, appeared via video from Berlin, remembered what it was like covering the event as it unfolded. Later, policy experts and academics discussed U.S. foreign policy in a changing global world. 8:30 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. British Army & the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 Military historian Gregory Urwin talked about the challenges that the British army faced in ... Military historian Gregory Urwin talked about the challenges that the British army faced in adapting to North American terrain and battle tactics during the Revolutionary War. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
3:05 PM HST Approx. 31 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Holds Rally at New Hampshire State House Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a rally at the New Hampshire State House after ... Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a rally at the New Hampshire State House after filing candidacy paperwork for the first-in-the-nation primary. He was introduced by his wife, Jill Biden, and John Lynch, the former Democratic governor of New Hampshire. After delivering remarks to a crowd of supporters in which he emphasized his what he called his ability to beat President Trump, Mr. Biden greeted and talked with supporters. 6:16 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Washington Institute Discussion on Counterterrorism Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discussed ... Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discussed counterterrorism policy at the Washington Institute. Mr. Travers covered several topics, including current threats, resources and preventing terrorist attacks. 9:34 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Occupied Cities During the American Revolution Historians Aaron Sullivan and Lauren Duval talked about life in occupied cities during the ... Historians Aaron Sullivan and Lauren Duval talked about life in occupied cities during the American Revolution. They examined British and American occupation and also discussed how this affected women and families. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
3:36 PM HST Approx. 10 min. Caitlin Emma Politico Appropriations and Budget Reporter Caitlin Emma from Capitol Hill discussed the week ... Politico Appropriations and Budget Reporter Caitlin Emma from Capitol Hill discussed the week ahead in Congress including the status of the federal government funding talks, and the impact of the impeachment inquiry on the appropriations process. 7:44 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan Discusses Health Care Policy White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan spoke to reporters about domestic policy ... White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan spoke to reporters about domestic policy decision-making at the White House. Specifically, he addressed health care policy, including vaping, the Affordable Care Act and drug prices. The Alliance for Health Policy hosted the event in Washington, DC. 11:23 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. An Irish Soldier in Revolutionary America Museum of the American Revolution associate curator Matthew Skic looked at the Revolution through ... Museum of the American Revolution associate curator Matthew Skic looked at the Revolution through the life of Irish soldier Richard St. George, who fought alongside the British against the rebellious colonists. The museum, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
3:46 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Campaign 2020 President Trump Remarks at "Black Voices for Trump" Rally in Atlanta President Trump delivered remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. The president ... President Trump delivered remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. The president talked about his administration's record and touted jobs creation and low unemployment for African Americans. He also commented about the impeachment inquiry, House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA). Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson introduced the president. 9:00 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Kansas v. Glover Oral Argument on Suspended License Traffic Stop The Supreme Court heard oral argument November 4th in Kansas v. Glover, a case concerning police ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument November 4th in Kansas v. Glover, a case concerning police traffic stops and the Fourth Amendment protection against unlawful stops and searches. The case arises out of Kansas. A sheriff's deputy was on routine patrol, saw Charles Glover's truck and decided to do a registration check. That check revealed that Mr. Glover's driver's license was suspended. In legal documents, the deputy assumed that it was Mr. Glover, the owner of the truck who was behind the wheel at the time. During the registration check and traffic stop, the deputy had not determined any traffic violation or who the driver actually was. The deputy ticketed him for "habitual driving under a suspended license." Mr. Glover was eventually convicted of this which is a misdemeanor. His legal team appealed arguing that the police stop was unconstitutional and violated Mr. Glover's Fourth Amendment rights because the deputy had no "reasonable suspicion" to pull him over. They relied on a 12:24 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Scotland & the American Revolution Scottish historian Andrew Mackillop explored his homeland's role during the American Revolution. ... Scottish historian Andrew Mackillop explored his homeland's role during the American Revolution. He argued that despite fighting for the losing side in the war, many Scots gained land and increased their social status after the war. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference.
5:00 PM HST Approx. 33 min. Newsmakers Sen. Patrick Leahy, Approps Cmte Vice Chair Two weeks before federal funding runs out, the top Democrat on the Appropriations Ctme, Sen. ... Two weeks before federal funding runs out, the top Democrat on the Appropriations Ctme, Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, assesses the status of appropriations legislation in Congress. Senator Leahy also discussed impeachment actions and his experience in the Senate during President Clinton's impeachment trial in 1999. 10:04 PM HST Approx. 2 hr. 10 min. Discussion on Fall of the Berlin Wall's 30th Anniversary James Baker, former Secretary of State & White House Chief of Staff under Ronald Reagan, was among ... James Baker, former Secretary of State & White House Chief of Staff under Ronald Reagan, was among the speakers at an event commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall which occurred on November 9, 1989. Several former White House officials and others who served during that time talked about the state of foreign affairs and what led to the fall of the wall. Former Reagan speechwriter Peter Robinson talked about the internal debate in adding the now-famous line "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall" to the speech. NBC News Special Correspondent Tom Brokaw, appeared via video from Berlin, remembered what it was like covering the event as it unfolded. Later, policy experts and academics discussed U.S. foreign policy in a changing global world. 2:00 AM HST Approx. 50 min. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
5:33 PM HST Approx. 32 min. The Communicators Rep. Yvette Clarke D-NY on Smart Cities Rep. Yvette Clarke, D-NY, Energy & Commerce Cmte vice chair, talks about "smart cities" & the tech ... Rep. Yvette Clarke, D-NY, Energy & Commerce Cmte vice chair, talks about "smart cities" & the tech that's involved to enable them. She also talks about election security, deepfakes and facial recognition issues. 12:14 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Washington Institute Discussion on Counterterrorism Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discussed ... Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discussed counterterrorism policy at the Washington Institute. Mr. Travers covered several topics, including current threats, resources and preventing terrorist attacks. 2:50 AM HST Approx. 10 min. LIVE Thomas Sparrow Deutsche Welle Correspondent Thomas Sparrow discussed how the 30th anniversary of the fall of the ... Deutsche Welle Correspondent Thomas Sparrow discussed how the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall is being observed in Berlin.
6:05 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie Addresses National Press Club Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie discussed his department's priorities at the National ... Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie discussed his department's priorities at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. He also addressed veterans' suicide prevention, VA medical innovations, and the ongoing investigation involving the deaths of patients at the Clarksburg, West Virginia VA hospital. 1:45 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan Discusses Health Care Policy White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan spoke to reporters about domestic policy ... White House Domestic Policy Council Director Joe Grogan spoke to reporters about domestic policy decision-making at the White House. Specifically, he addressed health care policy, including vaping, the Affordable Care Act and drug prices. The Alliance for Health Policy hosted the event in Washington, DC. 3:00 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Angela Stent Georgetown Professor and author Angela Stent discussed the history and building of the Berlin Wall ... Georgetown Professor and author Angela Stent discussed the history and building of the Berlin Wall and the events leading up to Nov. 9, 1989.
7:10 PM HST Approx. 6 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Files Candidacy Paperwork at New Hampshire State House Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of ... Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of State's office to be a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. 3:01 AM HST Approx. 56 min. H.W. Brands, "Dreams of El Dorado" H.W. Brands, Chair in History at the University of Texas-Austin, provided a history of the ... H.W. Brands, Chair in History at the University of Texas-Austin, provided a history of the American West. 4:00 AM HST Approx. 32 min. American History TV People and events that help document the American Story. People and events that help document the American Story.
7:16 PM HST Approx. 31 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Holds Rally at New Hampshire State House Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a rally at the New Hampshire State House after ... Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a rally at the New Hampshire State House after filing candidacy paperwork for the first-in-the-nation primary. He was introduced by his wife, Jill Biden, and John Lynch, the former Democratic governor of New Hampshire. After delivering remarks to a crowd of supporters in which he emphasized his what he called his ability to beat President Trump, Mr. Biden greeted and talked with supporters. 3:57 AM HST Approx. 3 min. What Are You Reading with Representative Gary Palmer Rep. Gary Palmer (R-AL) shared his reading list with Book TV. Rep. Gary Palmer (R-AL) shared his reading list with Book TV. 4:32 AM HST Approx. 29 min. LIVE Hope Harrison Author Hope Harrison discussed the history of Germany post-Berlin Wall. Author Hope Harrison discussed the history of Germany post-Berlin Wall.
7:47 PM HST Approx. 26 min. President Trump's Departure Remarks President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House before departing to Atlanta. He answered ... President Trump spoke to reporters at the White House before departing to Atlanta. He answered questions on releasing the transcript to the first and second call he had with the Ukrainian president. He also answered questions on whether he would endorse former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who is running again for the Senate, and that he was considering visiting Russia after President President Putin invited him to attend a May Day parade. 4:00 AM HST Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. In Depth Imani Perry Princeton University professor Imani Perry joined us to talk about such topics as African-American ... Princeton University professor Imani Perry joined us to talk about such topics as African-American history and racial inequality. Her books include "Prophets of the Hood," "May We Forever Stand" "and "Breathe: A Letter to My Sons." 5:01 AM HST Approx. 59 min. Reel America Fall of the Berlin Wall NBC News Special Reports - 1989 This series of NBC News special reports covers the breaking story of the Fall of the Berlin Wall ... This series of NBC News special reports covers the breaking story of the Fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9, 1989. On that day a spokesman for East Berlin's Communist Party announced that for the first time since the dawn of the Cold War, citizens were free to cross the border. The NBC reports culminate in a 20-minute special summarizing the history of the Berlin Wall and the historic events of November 9, 1989.
8:13 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Campaign 2020 President Trump Remarks at "Black Voices for Trump" Rally in Atlanta President Trump delivered remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. The president ... President Trump delivered remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. The president talked about his administration's record and touted jobs creation and low unemployment for African Americans. He also commented about the impeachment inquiry, House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA). Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson introduced the president. 6:01 AM HST Approx. 58 min. Jackie Gingrich Cushman, "Our Broken America" Syndicated columnist Jackie Gingrich Cushman shared her thoughts on how to move the country from ... Syndicated columnist Jackie Gingrich Cushman shared her thoughts on how to move the country from political polarization and back to finding common ground. 6:00 AM HST Approx. 50 min. James Baker & American Diplomacy Former Secretary of State James Baker recounted his time as the country's top diplomat in the ... Former Secretary of State James Baker recounted his time as the country's top diplomat in the George H.W. Bush administration in a conversation with philanthropist David Rubenstein. The Diplomacy Center Foundation hosted the event at the National Museum of American Daiplomacy in Washington, DC, and presented Baker with its first Excellence in Diplomacy award.
9:26 PM HST Approx. 37 min. Campaign 2020 Interview with Joe Sestak 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Sestak talked with C-SPAN about why he is running for ... 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Sestak talked with C-SPAN about why he is running for president, as well as his campaign's platforms and goals. During the interview, Mr. Sestak talked about his views on President Trump, the effort to impeach the president and how it differed from the impeachment process of President Nixon. He also discussed his service in the Navy and his family. 6:59 AM HST Approx. 12 hr. 1 min. Book TV Non-fiction books and authors. Non-fiction books and authors. 6:50 AM HST Approx. 10 min. Reel America "The Wall" - 1962 This 1962 U.S. Information Agency film produced by Hearst Metrotone News showed the situation ... This 1962 U.S. Information Agency film produced by Hearst Metrotone News showed the situation before the construction of the Berlin Wall in August 1961 and the changes in the year following. Scenes showed families attempting to communicate across the wall and many successful and unsuccessful escape attempts, including 18-year-old Peter Fechter, who was shot and left to die beside the wall on August 17, 1962. Scenes were also shown of the August 13, 1962, commemoration in West Berlin of the first anniversary of the wall.
10:03 PM HST Approx. 47 min. Campaign 2020 Vice President Pence at Politics & Eggs Vice President Mike Pence delivered remarks at a "Politics and Eggs" event at St. Anselm College ... Vice President Mike Pence delivered remarks at a "Politics and Eggs" event at St. Anselm College in Manchester, which was hosted by the New Hampshire Institute of Politics and the New England Council. He spoke about the economy and jobs growth, as well as the president's commitment to rebuilding the military, national security and securing the border. The vice president briefly talked about House Democrats, saying they are spending their time on "endless investigations and partisan impeachment." 7:00 AM HST Approx. 12 hr. American History TV People and events that help document the American Story. People and events that help document the American Story.
10:50 PM HST Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Council on Foreign Relations Discussion on Venezuela Two former ambassadors to Venezuela joined a panel discussion on the current political situation ... Two former ambassadors to Venezuela joined a panel discussion on the current political situation in Venezuela. The Council on Foreign Relations hosted the hour-long event which covered topics including regional security, Venezuela's oil reserves, U.S. foreign policy options, and Iran's influence in the country.
12:09 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Campaign 2020 President Trump Remarks at "Black Voices for Trump" Rally in Atlanta President Trump delivered remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. The president ... President Trump delivered remarks at a "Black Voices for Trump" rally in Atlanta. The president talked about his administration's record and touted jobs creation and low unemployment for African Americans. He also commented about the impeachment inquiry, House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA). Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson introduced the president.
1:23 AM HST Approx. 5 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Files Candidacy Paperwork at New Hampshire State House Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of ... Former Vice President Joe Biden officially filed his paperwork with the New Hampshire Secretary of State's office to be a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.
1:28 AM HST Approx. 31 min. Campaign 2020 Joe Biden Holds Rally at New Hampshire State House Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a rally at the New Hampshire State House after ... Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden held a rally at the New Hampshire State House after filing candidacy paperwork for the first-in-the-nation primary. He was introduced by his wife, Jill Biden, and John Lynch, the former Democratic governor of New Hampshire. After delivering remarks to a crowd of supporters in which he emphasized his what he called his ability to beat President Trump, Mr. Biden greeted and talked with supporters.
1:59 AM HST Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. LIVE Washington Journal Fall of Berlin Wall 30th Anniversary
3:04 AM HST Approx. 30 min. LIVE Washington Journal Angela Stent Georgetown Professor and author Angela Stent discussed the history and building of the Berlin Wall ... Georgetown Professor and author Angela Stent discussed the history and building of the Berlin Wall and the events leading up to Nov. 9, 1989.
3:34 AM HST Approx. 58 min. LIVE Washington Journal Fall of Berlin Wall 30th Anniversary
4:32 AM HST Approx. 31 min. LIVE Washington Journal Hope Harrison Author Hope Harrison discussed the history of Germany post-Berlin Wall. Author Hope Harrison discussed the history of Germany post-Berlin Wall.
5:03 AM HST Approx. 2 hr. 13 min. House Homeland Security Field Hearing on Immigration Raids - PART 1 House Homeland Security Committee Chair Bennie Thompson (D-MS) held a field hearing in his home ... House Homeland Security Committee Chair Bennie Thompson (D-MS) held a field hearing in his home state of Mississippi to examine the August 7, 2019 immigration raids across the state. In this portion of the hearing, immigration activists and scholars testified to the impact the raids had on the local communities, including the impact on children and the economy.
7:16 AM HST Approx. 8 hr. 44 min. Washington This Week Key Capitol Hill hearings, speeches from policy makers, and political coverage from around the ... Key Capitol Hill hearings, speeches from policy makers, and political coverage from around the country.
4:00 PM HST Approx. 3 hr. Public Affairs Events Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews. Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.