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  • Presidential Speechwriters Discuss State of Speechwriting and Rhetoric
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    Presidential Speechwriters

    Former presidential speechwriters for Presidents Nixon through Obama took part in an annual conference for professional speechwriters. The shared their experiences working for their respective offices.…

  • Washington Journal Cass Sunstein Discusses His Book Impeachment A Citizens Guide
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    Cass Sunstein on Impeachment: A Citizen's Guide

    Author and former Obama administration official Cass Sunstein talked about his book, Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guide. He spoke via video link from Boston.

  • Anita Kumar on the Week Ahead at the White House
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    Anita Kumar on the Week Ahead at the White House

    Anita Kumar spoke by phone about the week ahead at the White House.

  • HR McMaster and Predecessors Discuss National Security Challenges
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    H.R. McMaster on National Security

    National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and three of his predecessors, including Henry Kissinger, talked about the future of the National Security Council. They talked about the evolving…

  • QA with Anthony Clark
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    Q&A with Anthony Clark

    Anthony Clark talked about his book The Last Campaign: How Presidents Rewrite History, Run for Posterity & Enshrine Their Legacies, in which he takes a critical look at U.S. presidential…

  • Washington Journal Toluse Olorunnipa Discusses the Week Ahead at the White House
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    Toluse Olorunnipa on the Week Ahead at the White House

    Toluse Olorunnipa talked about the week ahead at the White House.

  • Washington Journal Iain Murray Discusses Shrinking the Executive Branch
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    Iain Murray on Shrinking the Executive Branch

    Iain Murray, vice president of strategy at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, talked about the organization’s recent report on shrinking the executive branch. The report was crafted in…

  • Senator Ron Johnson on Special Counsel Robert Mueller
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    Senator Ron Johnson on Special Counsel Robert Mueller

    Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) talked about legislation that would prevent President Trump from firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who was investigating possible collusion between Russia…

  • emSecond Bestem
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    Second Best

    James Hite talked about his book, Second Best, in which he follows the historical trajectory of the vice presidency and the stories of the people who have held the post.

  • Executive Nominations
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    Kevin Allen Hassett and Pamela Hughes Patenaude Nominations

    The Senate Banking Committee held a confirmation hearing on President Trump’s nominees to be the next Housing and Urban Development deputy secretary, Pamela Hughes Patenaude, and the chair…

  • Washington Journal Anthony Clark Discusses Presidential Library Funding
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    Anthony Clark on Presidential Library Funding

    Anthony Clark talked about the role of taxpayers in the operation of presidential libraries. This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning a portion of “Washington…

  • Chris Whipple Discusses emThe Gatekeepersem
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    The Gatekeepers

    Chris Whipple talked about his book The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency, in which he examines the role of the White House chief of staff, a position…

  • Washington Journal Michael Kirk Discusses emBannons Warem
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    Michael Kirk on Bannon's War

    Documentary filmmaker Michael Kirk talked about his new PBS “Frontline” film about White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon.

  • Washington Journal Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “What is your view of former President Obama’s $400,000 fee for a Wall Street speech?”

  • Washington Journal Tim Graham Discusses Media Coverage of President Trump
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    Tim Graham on Media Coverage of President Trump

    Tim Graham talked about his Media Research Center' group’s report examining media coverage of President Trump.

  • White House Suggests Further Actions If Syria Uses Barrel Bombs
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    White House Daily Briefing

    Sean Spicer briefed reporters and responded to questions on a range of issues. He addressed questions about the president’s Syria policy and reports of problems between senior administration staff members.…

  • SEC Nominee Jay Clayton Defends Prior Work as Lawyer for Goldman Sachs
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    SEC Nominee Confirmation Hearing

    The Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee held a confirmation hearing for Securities and Exchange nominee Jay Clayton, a Wall Street attorney who has represented several…

  • Sonny Perdue Answers Questions About Trade and Threats to Food Security
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    Agriculture Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue (R) testified before the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee about his nomination to be agriculture secretary. He pledged to be a…

  • Labor Secretary Nominee Outlines Policy Priorities at Confirmation Hearing
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    Labor Secretary Nomination Hearing

    The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee held the confirmation hearing for President Trump’s labor secretary nominee, Alexander Acosta. He was asked about several issues including…

  • Israeli Ambassador Nominee David Friedman Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    U.S. Ambassador to Israel Confirmation Hearing

    David Friedman testified at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his nomination to be U.S. ambassador to Israel. Mr. Friedman, a bankruptcy attorney, advised President Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign…

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