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    Trump Presidency

    Panelists talked about Donald Trump’s presidency and how it compares to previous administrations, including Richard Nixon’s. Panelists included former Nixon White House counsel John Dean, former…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on President Trump’s tax reform plan, which was released the previous day.

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    Executive Order on National Monuments

    President Trump signed an executive order that would direct the Interior Department to review national monument designations, under the 1906 Antiquities Act. President Trump said this executive order…

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    House Democratic Agenda

    House Democratic Caucus leaders spoke to reporters. Caucus Chair Joseph Crowley (D-NY) called President Trump’s first 100 days in office “a failure” and listed what he called the broken campaign…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on a federal judge’s decision to block the Trump administration’s executive order on sanctuary cities. Bloomberg White House…

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    U.S. Holocaust Museum Days of Remembrance Ceremony

    President Trump delivered remarks at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s National Days of Remembrance ceremony at the U.S. Capitol. Congress established the Days of Remembrance as an…

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    Interior Secretary Remarks on Antiquities Act Review

    Secretary Zinke previewed President Trump’s executive order calling for a review of designations under the Antiquities Act over the last 20 years. This is audio only.

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the question, “What role should former President Barack Obama play now that he is no longer in office?”

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    Profiling the Trump Cabinet, Part 1

    C-SPAN presented profiles of members of President Trump’s Cabinet. The program included personal profiles and portions of confirmation hearings featuring Betsy Devos, Tom Price, Ben Carson,…

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    Shattered

    Amie Parnes and Jonathan Allen talked about their book Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign, in which they provide an inside look into Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s…

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    Trump Administration First 100 Days

    Panelists talked about the first 100 days of the Trump presidency. Speakers discussed the president’s efforts to fulfill his campaign promises, the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the…

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    Q&A with David McCullough

    David McCullough talked about his book, The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For, a selection of his speeches going back to 1989.

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    Panel Discussion on Slavery

    Sharla Fett, author of Recaptured Africans: Surviving Slave Ships, Detention, and Dislocation in the Final Years of the Slave Trade; Benjamin Madley, author of An American Genocide: The…

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    James Monroe's Political Career

    Dan Preston, editor of James Monroe’s papers, talked about the fifth president’s early political career and what motivated voters to support him. He also explained how the early Electoral College…

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    Open Phones with Mugambi Jouet

    Mugambi Jouet, author of Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on partisanship. He was…

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    Panel Discussion on History

    Jeff Guinn, author of The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple; Annie Jacobsen, author of Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government’s Investigations into Extrasensory…

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    Franco-American and Dutch-American Intelligence Exchanges

    Historians talked about how U.S. intelligence agencies cooperated with their French and Dutch counterparts to promote regional security and prevent the spread of Communism in the early Cold War. This…

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    First Lady Florence Harding

    Katherine Sibley talked about how Florence Harding set new precedents as first lady by advocating for causes such as veterans' assistance and animal rights. She also talked about how President Warren…

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    Ike and McCarthy

    David Nichols talked about his book Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, in which he recalls the contentious relationship between President Dwight…

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    Early Life of President Gerald Ford

    Don Holloway gave a tour of exhibits at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Mr. Holloway shared stories from Gerald Ford’s childhood, including those about his…

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