Newsmakers Schedule

Week of May 16 through May 23

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, May 18
8:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 47 min. LIVE Jennifer Kavanagh on the State of American Journalism ReportJennifer Kavanagh; John McArdleJennifer Kavanagh talked about a new RAND Corporation report she co-authored on increasing ... Jennifer Kavanagh talked about a new RAND Corporation report she co-authored on increasing subjectivityin the news media has become more biased over the last 30 years. 8:52 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 24 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2John McArdleTelephone lines and social media were open to take viewer calls and comments to the question, ... Telephone lines and social media were open to take viewer calls and comments to the question, “Which 2020 presidential candidate best represents your views?” 9:19 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 41 min. LIVE Richard Vedder on Improving Higher Education in U.S.John McArdle; Richard K. VedderAuthor Richard Vedder discussed his proposals to improve higher education in the United States. Author Richard Vedder discussed his proposals to improve higher education in the United States.
10:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 56 min. FAA Administrator Confirmation HearingTammy Baldwin; Marsha Blackburn; Richard Blumenthal; Roy Blunt; Maria Cantwell; Ted Cruz; Stephen Dickson; Tammy Duckworth; Cory Gardner; Mike Lee; Edward J. Markey; Gary Peters; Jacky Rosen; Rick Scott; Dan Sullivan; John Thune; Roger WickerFederal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator nominee Stephen Dickson said if confirmed he ... Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator nominee Stephen Dickson said if confirmed he is committed to restoring public confidence in the agency and finding out what happened with the certification of the Boeing 737 max plane. The plane was grounded after two deadly crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia. His comments came during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee. Other topics discussed included pilot training, the implementation of modernization efforts at the FAA and the integration of unmanned aerial vehicles into commercial airspace. 12:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 46 min. Jennifer Kavanagh on the State of American Journalism ReportJennifer Kavanagh; John McArdleJennifer Kavanagh talked about a new RAND Corporation report she co-authored on increasing ... Jennifer Kavanagh talked about a new RAND Corporation report she co-authored on increasing subjectivityin the news media has become more biased over the last 30 years. 12:47 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. Richard Vedder on Improving Higher Education in U.S.John McArdle; Richard K. VedderAuthor Richard Vedder discussed his proposals to improve higher education in the United States. Author Richard Vedder discussed his proposals to improve higher education in the United States.
1:15 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 37 min. LIVE Joe Biden Presidential Campaign Kick-OffJoe Biden Jr.Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in ... Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in Philadelphia. To a large crowd of supporters at Eakins Oval, the former vice president stressed unity over division and said if elected, he’ll work together with others to address issues such as climate change, health care affordability and access, and jobs and the economy. 2:57 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 4 min. Governor Steve Bullock in Des Moines, IowaTom Miller; Steve BullockGovernor Steve Bullock (D-MT), a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, met with voters in Des ... Governor Steve Bullock (D-MT), a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, met with voters in Des Moines, Iowa, at an event at Confluence Brewing Company. 4:04 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 50 min. Pete Buttigieg at City Club of ChicagoPete Buttigieg; Jay Doherty; Edward MazurPete Buttigieg, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, ... Pete Buttigieg, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, spoke at the City Club of Chicago about his reason for running for president. He took questions on issues that included climate change, international affairs, and women’s issues. He was introduced by Jay Doherty, City Club of Chicago president.
4:55 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 4 min. Senator Elizabeth Warren in Fairfax, VirginiaHala Ayala; Elizabeth WarrenSenator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, held a town hall at ... Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, held a town hall at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. 6:03 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 11 min. House ColloquyMajority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) came to the chamber ... Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) came to the chamber floor to discuss the next week’s House agenda. They also spoke about the appropriations and amendment process. 6:15 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Caitlin Emma on the Week Ahead in CongressCaitlin Emma; Stephanie KayeCaitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster ... Caitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster aid package and upcoming talks between bipartisan congressional leaders and the White House on federal budget spending caps.
6:21 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Democratic AddressAnnie KusterIn the weekly Democratic address, Representative Annie Kuster (NH) talked about health care and ... In the weekly Democratic address, Representative Annie Kuster (NH) talked about health care and the importance of protecting Americans with pre-existing conditions. 6:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Communicators with Jonathan SpalterSteven Overly; Peter Slen; Jonathan SpalterJonathan Spalter talked about broadband availability, 5G, net neutrality and internet security. Jonathan Spalter talked about broadband availability, 5G, net neutrality and internet security. 7:02 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. David Von Drehle on Civic Duty and NewsJohn McArdle; David Von DrehleWashington Post columnist David Von Drehle discussed the question, “Could it be a ... Washington Post columnist David Von Drehle discussed the question, “Could it be a civic duty to tune out the news?”
7:11 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 46 min. Jennifer Kavanagh on the State of American Journalism ReportJennifer Kavanagh; John McArdleJennifer Kavanagh talked about a new RAND Corporation report she co-authored on increasing ... Jennifer Kavanagh talked about a new RAND Corporation report she co-authored on increasing subjectivityin the news media has become more biased over the last 30 years. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 48 min. Joe Biden Presidential Campaign Kick-OffJoe Biden Jr.Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in ... Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in Philadelphia. To a large crowd of supporters at Eakins Oval, the former vice president stressed unity over division and said if elected, he’ll work together with others to address issues such as climate change, health care affordability and access, and jobs and the economy. 8:50 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 30 min. Green New DealKari Fulton; Judith Howell; Edward J. Markey; Varshini PrakashRep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), and ... Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), and others discussed climate change and the Green New Deal at Howard University. Sunrise Movement, a climate crisis advocacy group, sponsored the event.
10:22 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 38 min. Nuclear Power OversightBemnet Alemayehu; Leendert Hering; Gregory B. Jaczko; Kevin Kamps; Leona Morgan; Mary Olson; Marvin Resnikoff; Carol WernerThe Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing on the federal oversight of ... The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing on the federal oversight of the U.S. nuclear power industry. Experts spoke about the challenges of decommissioning a nuclear power plant. Former Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Chair Gregory Jaczko was among the presenters.
Sunday, May 19
12:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 48 min. Joe Biden Presidential Campaign Kick-OffJoe Biden Jr.Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in ... Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in Philadelphia. To a large crowd of supporters at Eakins Oval, the former vice president stressed unity over division and said if elected, he’ll work together with others to address issues such as climate change, health care affordability and access, and jobs and the economy. 12:52 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 7 min. Senate Hearing on Retirement and Financial SecuritySherrod Brown; Ben Cardin; Tom Carper; Steve Daines; Lynn Dudley; Mike Enzi; Chuck Grassley; Maggie Hassan; James Lankford; Robert J. Portman; Thomas Read; Pat Roberts; Joan R Ruff; Debbie Stabenow; Joni Tibbetts; Mark R. Warner; Sheldon Whitehouse; Ron WydenThe Senate Finance Committee held a hearing to examine ways to enhance retirement financial ... The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing to examine ways to enhance retirement financial security for future retirees. Experts who testified included officials from the AARP, American Benefits Council, Principal Financial Group, and the Oregon State Treasurer. 3:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 2 min. Senator Coons on U.S.-Asia RelationsChris Coons; Fred HiattSenator Chris Coons (D-DE), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, discussed his ... Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, discussed his recent trip to East Asia as well as the Trump administration’s foreign policy. Senator Coons discussed the impact of President Trump’s tariffs on China, U.S. allies in the region, and American consumers. He also spoke about U.S.-China relations broadly and U.S. foreign policy in developing countries.
4:08 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 50 min. Representative Liz Cheney on U.S. Foreign PolicyLiz Cheney; I. "Scooter" Lewis Libby Jr.; Walter Russell MeadRepresentative Liz Cheney (R-WY), a member the House Armed Services committee and chair of the ... Representative Liz Cheney (R-WY), a member the House Armed Services committee and chair of the House Republican Conference, was the featured speaker at a Hudson Institute discussion on U.S. foreign policy. She talked about a range of foreign issues, including relations with Russia and China, Cuba’s influence in Venezuela, and protecting the U.S. southern border. She also commented on controversial comments made by Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) on Israel. Representative Cheney criticized the Democratic leadership’s handling of the situation, saying they should be “ashamed of themselves” for not speaking out. 5:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 5 min. Representative Michael McCaul on National SecurityJames Jay Carafano; Michael McCaul; John VenableHouse Foreign Affairs Ranking Member Mike McCaul (R-TX) stressed the need to get foreign policy ... House Foreign Affairs Ranking Member Mike McCaul (R-TX) stressed the need to get foreign policy right before starting military action. His comments came during a Heritage Foundation on a variety of topics including the North Korea nuclear talks, Iran’s nuclear threats, and China. 6:09 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 48 min. Joe Biden Presidential Campaign Kick-OffJoe Biden Jr.Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in ... Former Vice President Joe Biden (D) kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in Philadelphia. To a large crowd of supporters at Eakins Oval, the former vice president stressed unity over division and said if elected, he’ll work together with others to address issues such as climate change, health care affordability and access, and jobs and the economy.
7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open PhonesSteve ScullyTelephone lines and social media were open for responses to the question, “What are your ... Telephone lines and social media were open for responses to the question, “What are your views on abrotion?” 8:04 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 56 min. LIVE Stephen Moore on Trump Economic Record and Federal ReserveStephen "Steve" Moore; Steve ScullyStephen Moore from the Heritage Foundation talked about the Trump administration’s economic ... Stephen Moore from the Heritage Foundation talked about the Trump administration’s economic record and the 2020 presidential election. 9:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 56 min. LIVE Michael Smerconish on Campaign 2020Steve Scully; Michael A. SmerconishColumnist and commentator Michael Smerconish talked about the 2020 Democratic presidential field ... Columnist and commentator Michael Smerconish talked about the 2020 Democratic presidential field and President Trump’s re-election prospects.
10:04 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. LIVE Newsmakers with Ben CardinNiels Lesniewski; Ben Cardin; Andrew Desiderio; Steve ScullySenator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy ... Senator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy issues, including the Trump administration’s policy on Iran and immigration. 10:05 AM EDT on RadioApprox. 30 min. LIVE Newsmakers with Ben CardinNiels Lesniewski; Ben Cardin; Andrew Desiderio; Steve ScullySenator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy ... Senator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy issues, including the Trump administration’s policy on Iran and immigration. 10:38 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 47 min. Funeral Service for Senator Richard LugarMitch Daniels Jr.; Mitch McConnell; Sam Nunn; Mike PenceA funeral service was held for former Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) at St. Luke’s United ... A funeral service was held for former Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Indianapolis. Mr. Lugar who died on April 28, 2019, served in the Senate from 1977-2013. Speakers included his former Senate colleagues Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Sam Nunn (D-GA), Vice President Mike Pence, and former Governor Mitch Daniels (R-IN).
11:27 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 47 min. Political ImprisonmentAbdullah Alaoudh; Anne Barnard; Mouaz Moustafa; Jason RezaianJason Rezaian, the Washington Post journalist detained by Iranian authorities for more than ... Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post journalist detained by Iranian authorities for more than a year, was among those discussing political imprisonment at an event hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The one-hour conversation also covered recent cases in the news on political prisoners and executions in Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Syria. 12:17 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 4 min. Maternal Health and MortalityJodey Arrington; Jaime Herrera Beutler; Lloyd Doggett; Allyson Felix; Drew Ferguson; Jimmy Gomez; Patrice Harris M.D.; Lisa Hollier M.D.; Steven Horsford; Mike Kelly; John B. Larson; John Lewis; Michael C. Lu M.D.; Loren Robinson M.D.; Melanie Rouse; Adrian Smith; Mike Thompson; Jackie Walorski; Don Beyer Jr.; Earl Blumenauer; Kevin Brady; Judy Chu; Danny Davis; Dwight Evans; Robin Kelly; Ron Kind; Gwen Moore; Richard Neal; Bill Pascrell Jr.; Tom Rice; Brad Schneider; David Schweikert; Terri Sewell; Brad R. WenstrupThe House Ways and Means Committee convened a hearing to discuss the high rate of mothers dying ... The House Ways and Means Committee convened a hearing to discuss the high rate of mothers dying due to causes related to pregnancy or childbirth in the U.S. Olympian and gold medalist track and field athlete Allyson Felix testified about the need to address the racial disparities with maternal health care. She told an emotional story about her medical condition, pre-eclampsia, and having to deliver her daughter early via emergency C-section. Other experts also testified including representatives from the American Medical Association and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Prior to this, Reps. Robin Kelly (D-IL) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) talked about the need for Congress to act to lower the maternal mortality rate which according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had only increased between 2000 and 2014. 1:22 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 43 min. Boeing 737 Max Aircraft SafetyTroy Balderson; Angie Craig; Sharice Davids; Dan Elwell; Garret Graves; Rick Larsen; Earl Lawrence; Daniel Lipinski; Eleanor Holmes Norton; Dana Schulze; Ross Spano; Robert L. Sumwalt; Dina Titus; Colin Allred; Anthony G. Brown; Julia Brownley; Salud Carbajal; Steve Cohen; Peter A. DeFazio; Jesús "Chuy" G. Garcia; Sam Graves; Stephen F. Lynch; Thomas Massie; Paul Mitchell; Greg StantonFederal Aviation Administration (FAA) Acting Administrator Dan Elwell and National Transportation ... Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Acting Administrator Dan Elwell and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Chair Robert Sumwalt testified before Congress on the Boeing 737 MAX airplane. Mr. Elwell offered his apologies to the families of the victims of two recent crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia. He provided an update on when the aircraft would fly again saying, “In the U.S., the 737 Max will return to service only when the FAA’s analysis of the facts and technical data indicate that it’s safe to do so.” In addition, he told lawmakers that he expects the Boeing Company to submit a software fix for the grounded jets soon for approval.
2:07 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 33 min. Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on 5G Wireless DevelopmentMarsha Blackburn; Richard Blumenthal; Cory Booker; T. "Charles" Charles Clancy; Chris Coons; Tom Cotton; Mike Crapo; Ted Cruz; Dick Durbin; Joni Ernst; Dianne Feinstein; Lindsey Graham; Chuck Grassley; Peter E. Harrell; Kamala D. Harris; Josh Hawley; Mazie Hirono; John Neely Kennedy; Amy Klobuchar; Christopher Krebs; Patrick J. Leahy; Mike Lee; James Andrew Lewis; Ben Sasse; Tina Smith; Robert Strayer; Thom Tillis; Sheldon WhitehouseThe Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on national security, intellectual property, and ... The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on national security, intellectual property, and other legal issues related to the roll out of 5G technology throughout the U.S. The director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the State Department’s top cybersecurity official talked about issues raised by Chinese technology company Huawei and its push to dominate the worldwide market for 5G technology equipment. They talked about security issues related to Huawei products and about the efforts by other companies like Nokia and Ericsson to provide similar technologies with greater adherence to data safety protocols. Then, three academic experts talked about ways the U.S. and its businesses could thwart Chinese threats. 2:41 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 13 min. Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on 5G Wireless DevelopmentMarsha Blackburn; Richard Blumenthal; Cory Booker; T. "Charles" Charles Clancy; Chris Coons; Tom Cotton; Mike Crapo; Ted Cruz; Dick Durbin; Joni Ernst; Dianne Feinstein; Lindsey Graham; Chuck Grassley; Peter E. Harrell; Kamala D. Harris; Josh Hawley; Mazie Hirono; John Neely Kennedy; Amy Klobuchar; Christopher Krebs; Patrick J. Leahy; Mike Lee; James Andrew Lewis; Ben Sasse; Tina Smith; Robert Strayer; Thom Tillis; Sheldon WhitehouseThe Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on national security, intellectual property, and ... The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on national security, intellectual property, and other legal issues related to the roll out of 5G technology throughout the U.S. The director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the State Department’s top cybersecurity official talked about issues raised by Chinese technology company Huawei and its push to dominate the worldwide market for 5G technology equipment. They talked about security issues related to Huawei products and about the efforts by other companies like Nokia and Ericsson to provide similar technologies with greater adherence to data safety protocols. Then, three academic experts talked about ways the U.S. and its businesses could thwart Chinese threats. 2:55 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 40 min. Human Rights and JournalismKaren Bass; Hatice Cengiz; Eliot Engel; Gulchehra Hoja; Ilhan Omar; Dean Phillips; Sarah Repucci; Joel Simon; Chris Smith; Ron Wright; Chrissy Houlahan; Susan WildHatice Cengiz, the fiancee of the late Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, testified on human rights ... Hatice Cengiz, the fiancee of the late Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, testified on human rights reporting and the protection of journalists before a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee. She urged Congress to initiate an international investigation concerning the death of Jamal Khashoggi. Other witnesses included Committee to Protect Journalists Executive Director Joel Simon, Freedom House Senior Director Sarah Repucci and Radio Free Asia Reporter Gulchehra Hoja.
3:37 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. Price of HIV Prevention Drug TruvadaKelly Armstrong; James R. Comer; Gerry Connolly; Elijah Cummings; Mark DeSaulnier; Stephen Ezell; Robert Grant M.D.; Glenn Grothman; Jody B. Hice; Clay Higgins; Katie Hill; Tim Horn; Jim Jordan; Ro Khanna; Aaron Lord M.D.; Carolyn Maloney; Mark Meadows; Ralph Norman; Eleanor Holmes Norton; Daniel O'Day; Ayanna Pressley; Jamie Raskin; Harley Rouda; Chip Roy; John P. Sarbanes; Jackie Speier; Rashida Tlaib; Rochelle Walensky M.D.The House Oversight and Reform Committee convened a hearing to examine the high pricing of the HIV ... The House Oversight and Reform Committee convened a hearing to examine the high pricing of the HIV prevention drug Truvada. Daniel O’Day, the CEO of Gilead, the company that makes the drug, testified on the pricing scheme and why the price for the pill is higher in the U.S. than in other countries. He said two of the reasons are because these countries have different health care systems than the U.S., and the other is because the drug is considered a generic abroad. Others who testified included physicians and HIV/AIDS advocates. 4:07 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 56 min. Stephen Moore on Trump Economic Record and Federal ReserveStephen "Steve" Moore; Steve ScullyStephen Moore from the Heritage Foundation talked about the Trump administration’s economic ... Stephen Moore from the Heritage Foundation talked about the Trump administration’s economic record and the 2020 presidential election. 5:04 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 54 min. Michael Smerconish on Campaign 2020Steve Scully; Michael A. SmerconishColumnist and commentator Michael Smerconish talked about the 2020 Democratic presidential field ... Columnist and commentator Michael Smerconish talked about the 2020 Democratic presidential field and President Trump’s re-election prospects.
6:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. Newsmakers with Ben CardinNiels Lesniewski; Ben Cardin; Andrew Desiderio; Steve ScullySenator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy ... Senator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy issues, including the Trump administration’s policy on Iran and immigration. 6:34 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Caitlin Emma on the Week Ahead in CongressCaitlin Emma; Stephanie KayeCaitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster ... Caitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster aid package and upcoming talks between bipartisan congressional leaders and the White House on federal budget spending caps. 6:40 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 18 min. Forest Service Fiscal Year 2020 Budget RequestVicki Christiansen; Steve Daines; Jeff Merkley; Lisa Murkowski; Tom UdallU.S. Forest Service Chief Vicki Christiansen testified on her agency’s fiscal year 2020 ... U.S. Forest Service Chief Vicki Christiansen testified on her agency’s fiscal year 2020 budget request before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee. Senators voiced their concerns about the Trump administration’s proposals to cut certain conservation and wildfire programs, specifically the State Fire Assistance and Volunteer Fire Assistance Programs along with the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
7:59 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with David McCulloughBrian Lamb; David McCulloughHistorian David McCullough discussed his book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers ... Historian David McCullough discussed his book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West. 9:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 43 min. Question TimeIan Blackford; Peter Bone; Alan Brown; Chris Bryant; Simon Clarke; Jeremy Corbyn; Thangam Debbonaire; Rosemany "Rosie" Clare Duffield; Bill Esterson; Nigel Evans; Caroline Flint; Vicky Ford; Louise Haigh; Sharon Hodgson; Nigel Huddleston; Stephen Kerr; Andrew Lewer; Rachel Maclean; Theresa May; Albert Owen; Mark Pawsey; Rebecca Pow; Antoinette Sandbach; Barry Sheerman; Catherine West; Pete WishartPrime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members on domestic and international issues ... Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members on domestic and international issues during her weekly Question Time session. Issues included the U.K.'s exit from the European Union (or "Brexit"), mental health programs, and the 40th anniversary of the election of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. 9:44 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 8 min. U.S. Army and Iraq War, Panel 1Peter L. Bergen; Seth Center; Kimberly Dozier; Jeanne Godfroy; Joel Rayburn; Frank SobchakThe Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC hosted a discussion on the ... The Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC hosted a discussion on the U.S. Army’s two-volume report of the war in Iraq. During this portion, the two co-authors of the report outlined their work. Following those remarks, Jeanne Godfroy, a former military intelligence officer who deployed to Iraq for three tours, along with Kimberly Dozier, an embedded Iraqi correspondent, spoke about their time in the country as well as the report’s findings.
10:53 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Caitlin Emma on the Week Ahead in CongressCaitlin Emma; Stephanie KayeCaitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster ... Caitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster aid package and upcoming talks between bipartisan congressional leaders and the White House on federal budget spending caps. 11:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with David McCulloughBrian Lamb; David McCulloughHistorian David McCullough discussed his book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers ... Historian David McCullough discussed his book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West.
Monday, May 20
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 43 min. Question TimeIan Blackford; Peter Bone; Alan Brown; Chris Bryant; Simon Clarke; Jeremy Corbyn; Thangam Debbonaire; Rosemany "Rosie" Clare Duffield; Bill Esterson; Nigel Evans; Caroline Flint; Vicky Ford; Louise Haigh; Sharon Hodgson; Nigel Huddleston; Stephen Kerr; Andrew Lewer; Rachel Maclean; Theresa May; Albert Owen; Mark Pawsey; Rebecca Pow; Antoinette Sandbach; Barry Sheerman; Catherine West; Pete WishartPrime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members on domestic and international issues ... Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members on domestic and international issues during her weekly Question Time session. Issues included the U.K.'s exit from the European Union (or "Brexit"), mental health programs, and the 40th anniversary of the election of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. 12:44 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. David Von Drehle on Civic Duty and NewsJohn McArdle; David Von DrehleWashington Post columnist David Von Drehle discussed the question, “Could it be a ... Washington Post columnist David Von Drehle discussed the question, “Could it be a civic duty to tune out the news?” 12:55 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 30 min. Senate Hearing on Space Policy ChallengesMaria Cantwell; Robert T. Cardillo; Pamela Melroy; Kevin O'Connell; Kyrsten Sinema; David D. Thompson; Jim Bridenstine; Ted Cruz; Gary PetersThe Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation and Space held a hearing ... The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation and Space held a hearing on space policy challenges. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine testified alongside a panel of space experts. They talked about plans to go back to the moon, the U.S. Space Force proposal, oversight of the space domain, and space commerce.
2:25 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Caitlin Emma on the Week Ahead in CongressCaitlin Emma; Stephanie KayeCaitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster ... Caitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster aid package and upcoming talks between bipartisan congressional leaders and the White House on federal budget spending caps. 2:33 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 hr. 19 min. Maternal Health and MortalityJodey Arrington; Jaime Herrera Beutler; Lloyd Doggett; Allyson Felix; Drew Ferguson; Jimmy Gomez; Patrice Harris M.D.; Lisa Hollier M.D.; Steven Horsford; Mike Kelly; John B. Larson; John Lewis; Michael C. Lu M.D.; Loren Robinson M.D.; Melanie Rouse; Adrian Smith; Mike Thompson; Jackie Walorski; Don Beyer Jr.; Earl Blumenauer; Kevin Brady; Judy Chu; Danny Davis; Dwight Evans; Robin Kelly; Ron Kind; Gwen Moore; Richard Neal; Bill Pascrell Jr.; Tom Rice; Brad Schneider; David Schweikert; Terri Sewell; Brad R. WenstrupThe House Ways and Means Committee convened a hearing to discuss the high rate of mothers dying ... The House Ways and Means Committee convened a hearing to discuss the high rate of mothers dying due to causes related to pregnancy or childbirth in the U.S. Olympian and gold medalist track and field athlete Allyson Felix testified about the need to address the racial disparities with maternal health care. She told an emotional story about her medical condition, pre-eclampsia, and having to deliver her daughter early via emergency C-section. Other experts also testified including representatives from the American Medical Association and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Prior to this, Reps. Robin Kelly (D-IL) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) talked about the need for Congress to act to lower the maternal mortality rate which according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had only increased between 2000 and 2014. 5:52 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Caitlin Emma on the Week Ahead in CongressCaitlin Emma; Stephanie KayeCaitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster ... Caitlin Emma previewed the week ahead in Congress, including an expected Senate vote on a disaster aid package and upcoming talks between bipartisan congressional leaders and the White House on federal budget spending caps.
6:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with David McCulloughBrian Lamb; David McCulloughHistorian David McCullough discussed his book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers ... Historian David McCullough discussed his book, The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West. 7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1Paul OrgelTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “Do you ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “Do you support or oppose the use of military action against Iran?” 12:06 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. Newsmakers with Ben CardinNiels Lesniewski; Ben Cardin; Andrew Desiderio; Steve ScullySenator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy ... Senator Ben Cardin D-MD, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, talked about foreign policy issues, including the Trump administration’s policy on Iran and immigration.
Thursday, May 23
12:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN.orgApprox. 34 min. Newsmakers with Former Governor William WeldFormer Gov. William Weld (R-MA) discussed his 2020 presidential candidacy and primary challenge to ... Former Gov. William Weld (R-MA) discussed his 2020 presidential candidacy and primary challenge to President Trump.