Filter by

Cokie Roberts

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 121 Show 100
  • Speaker Pelosi and Others Celebrate 19th Amendment
    Last Aired

    Speaker Pelosi and Others Celebrate 19th Amendment

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) hosted a reception in the U.S. Capitol to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the House of Representatives passing the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution,…

    258 views
  • Barbara Bush Remembered
    Last Aired

    Barbara Bush Remembered

    Former President George W. Bush introduced a panel of speakers who reminisced about former first lady Barbara Bush, the second woman in history to be married to one American president and…

    282 views
  • Civic Education and Engagement
    Last Aired

    Civic Education and Engagement

    Panelists discussed the importance of civic engagement in America and described research, public programs and online tools aimed at increasing civic learning for children and adults. This…

    192 views
  • Presidential History and Memory
    Last Aired

    Presidential History and Memory

    The White House Historical Association convened a meeting in Washington, D.C., of those who work at presidential sites around the country -- and of descendants of presidents from James…

    1,078 views
  • Barbara Bush As Her Grandchildren Remember Her
    Last Aired

    Barbara Bush As Her Grandchildren Remember Her

    Five of Barbara Bush’s grandchildren remember her in this discussion moderated by journalist Cokie Roberts. The former first lady was only the second woman in history to be married to one…

    490 views
  • National Archives Foundation Honors Laura Bush
    Last Aired

    National Archives Foundation Honors Laura Bush

    The National Archives Foundation presented former first lady Laura Bush with its “Records of Achievement Award” at a gala in Washington, D.C. Before the award presentation, the former first…

    93 views
  • The Weekly with Cokie Roberts
    Last Aired

    The Weekly with Cokie Roberts

    Audio Stream Only

    ABC and NPR commentator Cokie Roberts talked about the relationships between Congress and The White House. This program is available as a C-SPAN Podcast.

    183 views
  • News and Public Affairs
    Last Aired

    News and Public Affairs

    Public media figures, including former PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer and talk show host Dick Cavett, gathered to discuss the history of news and public affairs programming. The Public…

    287 views
  • First Federal Congress
    Last Aired

    First Federal Congress

    Journalist Cokie Roberts moderated a discussion on the First Federal Congress at the American Historical Association annual meeting. The panel talked about the nation’s founders, including…

    228 views
  • American Historical Association Annual Meeting Part 4
    Last Aired

    American Historical Association Annual Meeting, Part 4

    History professors and authors participated in the annual meeting of the American Historical Association.

    140 views
  • Museum of the American Revolution Opens in Philadelphia
    Last Aired

    Museum of the American Revolution Opening Ceremony

    American History TV presented live coverage of the grand opening of the Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia. Speakers included former Vice President Joe Biden, historian David…

    3,017 views
  • Public Broadcasting Act of 1967 50th Anniversary
    Last Aired

    Public Broadcasting Act of 1967 50th Anniversary

    Former FCC commissioners and one of the co-founders of NPR discussed the origins of public broadcasting at this event held to mark the 50th anniversary of the Public Broadcasting Act of…

    500 views
  • Comparing Approaches to Historical Narrative
    Last Aired

    Comparing Approaches to Historical Narrative

    Cokie Roberts moderated a panel discussion entitled “Doing History: Comparing Approaches to the Historian’s Craft.” Participants included historical novelist Thomas Mallon, historical…

    518 views
  • Michelle Obama and Laura Bush Discuss Role and Legacy of First Ladies
    Last Aired

    First Ladies' Support for the Military Community

    First lady Michelle Obama and her predecessor Laura Bush talked about their support for U.S. servicemembers, veterans, and their families. They spoke about their shared experiences raising…

    787 views
  • Historians Discuss First Ladies During Wartime
    Last Aired

    First Ladies During Wartime

    Historians examined the contributions of American first ladies during the nation’s wars. Speakers included William Seale, author of The President’s House and other books; history professor…

    478 views
  • Cokie Roberts and EJ Dionne Discuss the Catholic Vote
    Last Aired

    Catholic Vote in 2016

    The Catholic University of America’s Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies hosted a discussion on the issues driving Catholic voters and their expected influence on the 2016…

    1,164 views
  • Cokie Roberts on emCapital Damesem
    Last Aired

    Capital Dames

    Cokie Roberts talked about her book Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868, in which she recounts Washington, D.C., during the Civil War through the lives of…

    1,205 views
  • Former US Capitol Pages
    Last Aired

    Former U.S. Capitol Pages

    Former House and Senate Pages, who served between 1967 and 2001, talked about their experiences. Cokie Roberts moderated the discussion. “Pages Through the Decades” was a panel discussion at…

    674 views
  • In Depth with Cokie Roberts
    Last Aired

    In Depth with Cokie Roberts

    Cokie Roberts talked about her life and career and responded to viewer calls and questions. Her latest book, Capital Dames, was published in April 2015. Her other books include Ladies of…

    2,329 views
  • Cokie Roberts on emCapital Damesem
    Last Aired

    Capital Dames

    Cokie Roberts talked about her book Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, in which she looks at Washington, D.C., during the Civil War through the lives of women who…

    790 views
  • Load 20 More