Q&A Schedule

Week of May 19 through May 26

All times and durations are subject to change

Friday, May 19
8:01 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. Q&A with Roger AilesRoger Ailes; Brian LambMr. Ailes was interviewed at FOX Studios in New York City. Among the topics he addressed were the ... Mr. Ailes was interviewed at FOX Studios in New York City. Among the topics he addressed were the editorial style of FOX News, the state of the marketplace for television news and public affairs information, the profession of journalism, and business competition within the television industry. He also talked about his own experience in the business and news professions.
Saturday, May 20
12:56 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. Q&A with Roger AilesRoger Ailes; Brian LambMr. Ailes was interviewed at FOX Studios in New York City. Among the topics he addressed were the ... Mr. Ailes was interviewed at FOX Studios in New York City. Among the topics he addressed were the editorial style of FOX News, the state of the marketplace for television news and public affairs information, the profession of journalism, and business competition within the television industry. He also talked about his own experience in the business and news professions. 8:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. LIVE Andrew deGrandpre on U.S. Efforts to Defeat ISISKimberly Atkins; Andrew deGrandpreAndrew deGrandpre talked about the Pentagon’s progress report on the fight against ISIS in ... Andrew deGrandpre talked about the Pentagon’s progress report on the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. 8:34 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. LIVE Rush Holt on Federal Scientific Advisory BoardsKimberly Atkins; Rush HoltRush Holt talked about the future of federal scientific advisory boards under the Trump ... Rush Holt talked about the future of federal scientific advisory boards under the Trump administration’s EPA and Interior Department.
9:07 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. LIVE Pratik Chougule on Gifted Education in the U.S.Kimberly Atkins; Pratik ChougulePratik Chougule talked about his article in The American Conservative in which he argues ... Pratik Chougule talked about his article in The American Conservative in which he argues the U.S. education system has left highly intellectual children and their parents behind.

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
9:38 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 21 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Kimberly AtkinsTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the investigation into ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election. 10:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. Howard University Commencement AddressKamala D. HarrisSenator Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke at the Spring 2017 commencement,for Howard University her alma ... Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke at the Spring 2017 commencement,for Howard University her alma mater. She talked about some of her undergraduate experiences at the historically black school, and urged graduates to speak out against policies of prison “mass incarceration,” the detainment of Muslim travelers at U.S. airports, and the treatment of undocumented immigrants.
10:25 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. University of Pennsylvania CommencementBonoBono gave the 2004 commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania. He spoke about the ... Bono gave the 2004 commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania. He spoke about the danger of indifference and the importance of working for political change. 10:28 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 23 min. Bethune-Cookman Commencement AddressBetsy DeVosEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos gave the commencement address at Bethune-Cookman University, a ... Education Secretary Betsy DeVos gave the commencement address at Bethune-Cookman University, a historically black college. Graduates protested with boos during her speech, which caused the school’s president at one point to threaten to mail the students their degrees. 10:51 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Catholic University Commencement AddressJohn A. BoehnerHouse Speaker John Boehner gave the commencement address to graduating students at Catholic ... House Speaker John Boehner gave the commencement address to graduating students at Catholic University.
10:53 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. University of Alabama in Huntsville Commencement AddressEileen DrakeEileen Drake, president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, gave the 2017 commencement address ... Eileen Drake, president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, gave the 2017 commencement address at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, where she received an honorary degree. She talked about her background as an Army aviator and encouraged graduates to be open to new experiences and challenges and to surround themselves with positive mentors.

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a technology manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems headquartered in El Segundo, California.
11:14 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. Arizona State University Commencement AddressHoward D. SchultzHoward Schultz delivered the 2017 Arizona State University commencement address. Mr. Schultz ... Howard Schultz delivered the 2017 Arizona State University commencement address. Mr. Schultz shared his experiences growing up in poverty and talked about the importance of giving back to the community. 11:30 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Agnes Scott College Commencement AddressKurt VonnegutAuthor Kurt Vonnegut delivered the commencement address at Agnes Scott College. He talked about ... Author Kurt Vonnegut delivered the commencement address at Agnes Scott College. He talked about the complexities of modern day society and interpersonal relationships.
11:32 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. University of Massachusetts, Amherst Commencement AddressElizabeth WarrenSenator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave the 2017 commencement address to graduating students at the ... Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave the 2017 commencement address to graduating students at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. She encouraged graduates to become involved with public affairs and her path to becoming a U.S. senator. 11:50 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 13 min. Ashland University Commencement AddressRob PortmanSenator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered the 2017 commencement address at Ashland University. He ... Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered the 2017 commencement address at Ashland University. He talked about values of a work ethic, determination and service and some famous Ohio natives who he said exemplified them. 12:04 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Syracuse University Commencement AddressJames DimonJamie Dimon gave the commencement address to the graduating students of Syracuse University. He ... Jamie Dimon gave the commencement address to the graduating students of Syracuse University. He talked about goals and his career.
12:18 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 5 min. Defense Department NominationsKari Bingen; Robert Karem; Kenneth Rapuano; Barbara Comstock; Tom Cotton; Angus King; John S. McCain III; Mitch McConnell Jr.; Jack Reed; Jeanne Shaheen; Dan Sullivan; Elizabeth WarrenThe Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing to consider several pending ... The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing to consider several pending Defense Department nominations. Witnesses included Kari Bingen to be principal deputy defense under secretary for intelligence, Kenneth Rapuano to be assistant defense secretary for homeland defense and Robert Karem to be assistant defense secretary for international security affairs. Topics addressed included intelligence sharing, cybersecurity, the Iran nuclear agreement and Russian military actions. 1:25 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. U.S.-Saudi Arabia Joint News ConferenceAdel al-JubeirDuring President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint ... During President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint news conference on bilateral relations with Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel al-Jubeir. They also took questions on the recent presidential election in Iran. 2:09 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 42 min. Infrastructure FundingTom Carper; Kevin DeGood; Eric Garcetti; Tim Gatz; Aubrey Layne; Geoffrey Yarema; Ben Cardin; Tammy Duckworth; Joni Ernst; Deb Fischer; Kamala D. Harris; James M. Inhofe; Sheldon WhitehouseState and local officials from across the country testified at a hearing on ways to fund roads, ... State and local officials from across the country testified at a hearing on ways to fund roads, transit, and other infrastructure projects in whatever transportation bill Congress would next generate. Most of the testimony and questions focused on the role public-private partnerships, also known as P3s, would play in future federal infrastructure project funding.

After the hearing adjourned, Committee Chair James Inhofe (R-OK) answered questions from reporters in attendance.
3:53 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 21 min. U.S.-China Economic RelationsKaren Burghart; Jeremy HaftJeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in ... Jeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in particular the way future changes in U.S. trade policy could affect that relationship. Mr. Haft challenged many of the assumptions about China’s economic growth, including that it was close to overtaking the U.S. economy as the world’s largest. He also said that the U.S. economy had not declined because of Chinese imports but, in fact, had been helped by the availability of its low-priced goods. Much of the discussion was prompted through a lengthy question-and-answer session with the audience. 5:16 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. Andrew deGrandpre on U.S. Efforts to Defeat ISISKimberly Atkins; Andrew deGrandpreAndrew deGrandpre talked about the Pentagon’s progress report on the fight against ISIS in ... Andrew deGrandpre talked about the Pentagon’s progress report on the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. 5:45 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. U.S.-Saudi Arabia Joint News ConferenceAdel al-JubeirDuring President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint ... During President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint news conference on bilateral relations with Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel al-Jubeir. They also took questions on the recent presidential election in Iran.
6:20 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Presidential AddressDonald J. TrumpIn his weekly address, President Trump previewed his first overseas trip. In his weekly address, President Trump previewed his first overseas trip. 6:24 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 4 min. Weekly Democratic AddressDavid N. CicillineRepresentative David Cicilline (D-RI) in the weekly Democratic address reacted to the appointment ... Representative David Cicilline (D-RI) in the weekly Democratic address reacted to the appointment of a special counsel for the Russia investigation, and talked about the Democratic agenda. 6:29 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Communicators with Terrell McSweenyDavid McCabe; Terrell McSweeny; Peter SlenFederal Trade Commissioner Terrell McSweeny (D) talked about the recent ransomware attack on ... Federal Trade Commissioner Terrell McSweeny (D) talked about the recent ransomware attack on institutions in some 150 countries. She also spoke about the FTC’s role in protecting consumer privacy and why she thinks both the FTC and Federal Communications Commission should regulate the internet.
6:59 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. Ideas Conference, Economic Growth and Workforce IssuesEric Garcetti; Austan Goolsbee; Glenn Hutchins; Jeff Merkley; Neera Tanden; Lindsay WashingtonThe opening portion of the Center for American Progress annual Ideas Conference included keynote ... The opening portion of the Center for American Progress annual Ideas Conference included keynote remarks by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (D). In addition, Center for American Progress President Neera Tanden moderated a panel discussion on economic growth and workforce issues with speakers that included Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and former Council of Economic Advisers Chair Austan Goolsbee. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. Howard University Commencement AddressKamala D. HarrisSenator Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke at the Spring 2017 commencement,for Howard University her alma ... Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke at the Spring 2017 commencement,for Howard University her alma mater. She talked about some of her undergraduate experiences at the historically black school, and urged graduates to speak out against policies of prison “mass incarceration,” the detainment of Muslim travelers at U.S. airports, and the treatment of undocumented immigrants. 8:25 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. University of Pennsylvania CommencementBonoBono gave the 2004 commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania. He spoke about the ... Bono gave the 2004 commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania. He spoke about the danger of indifference and the importance of working for political change.
8:28 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 23 min. Bethune-Cookman Commencement AddressBetsy DeVosEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos gave the commencement address at Bethune-Cookman University, a ... Education Secretary Betsy DeVos gave the commencement address at Bethune-Cookman University, a historically black college. Graduates protested with boos during her speech, which caused the school’s president at one point to threaten to mail the students their degrees. 8:52 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Catholic University Commencement AddressJohn A. BoehnerHouse Speaker John Boehner gave the commencement address to graduating students at Catholic ... House Speaker John Boehner gave the commencement address to graduating students at Catholic University. 8:56 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. University of Alabama in Huntsville Commencement AddressEileen DrakeEileen Drake, president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, gave the 2017 commencement address ... Eileen Drake, president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, gave the 2017 commencement address at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, where she received an honorary degree. She talked about her background as an Army aviator and encouraged graduates to be open to new experiences and challenges and to surround themselves with positive mentors.

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a technology manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems headquartered in El Segundo, California.
9:15 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. Arizona State University Commencement AddressHoward D. SchultzHoward Schultz delivered the 2017 Arizona State University commencement address. Mr. Schultz ... Howard Schultz delivered the 2017 Arizona State University commencement address. Mr. Schultz shared his experiences growing up in poverty and talked about the importance of giving back to the community. 9:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Agnes Scott College Commencement AddressKurt VonnegutAuthor Kurt Vonnegut delivered the commencement address at Agnes Scott College. He talked about ... Author Kurt Vonnegut delivered the commencement address at Agnes Scott College. He talked about the complexities of modern day society and interpersonal relationships. 9:33 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. University of Massachusetts, Amherst Commencement AddressElizabeth WarrenSenator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave the 2017 commencement address to graduating students at the ... Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave the 2017 commencement address to graduating students at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. She encouraged graduates to become involved with public affairs and her path to becoming a U.S. senator.
9:51 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 13 min. Ashland University Commencement AddressRob PortmanSenator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered the 2017 commencement address at Ashland University. He ... Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered the 2017 commencement address at Ashland University. He talked about values of a work ethic, determination and service and some famous Ohio natives who he said exemplified them. 10:05 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Syracuse University Commencement AddressJames DimonJamie Dimon gave the commencement address to the graduating students of Syracuse University. He ... Jamie Dimon gave the commencement address to the graduating students of Syracuse University. He talked about goals and his career. 10:08 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. U.S.-Saudi Arabia Joint News ConferenceAdel al-JubeirDuring President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint ... During President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint news conference on bilateral relations with Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel al-Jubeir. They also took questions on the recent presidential election in Iran.
10:40 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Presidential Trump Arrival in RiyadhDuring his trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump was welcomed to the Saudi Royal Court. During his trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump was welcomed to the Saudi Royal Court. 10:41 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. President Trump Trip to Saudi Arabia 10:52 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Presidential AddressDonald J. TrumpIn his weekly address, President Trump previewed his first overseas trip. In his weekly address, President Trump previewed his first overseas trip.
10:55 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 4 min. Weekly Democratic AddressDavid N. CicillineRepresentative David Cicilline (D-RI) in the weekly Democratic address reacted to the appointment ... Representative David Cicilline (D-RI) in the weekly Democratic address reacted to the appointment of a special counsel for the Russia investigation, and talked about the Democratic agenda. 11:01 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. Howard University Commencement AddressKamala D. HarrisSenator Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke at the Spring 2017 commencement,for Howard University her alma ... Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke at the Spring 2017 commencement,for Howard University her alma mater. She talked about some of her undergraduate experiences at the historically black school, and urged graduates to speak out against policies of prison “mass incarceration,” the detainment of Muslim travelers at U.S. airports, and the treatment of undocumented immigrants. 11:26 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. University of Pennsylvania CommencementBonoBono gave the 2004 commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania. He spoke about the ... Bono gave the 2004 commencement address at the University of Pennsylvania. He spoke about the danger of indifference and the importance of working for political change.
11:29 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 23 min. Bethune-Cookman Commencement AddressBetsy DeVosEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos gave the commencement address at Bethune-Cookman University, a ... Education Secretary Betsy DeVos gave the commencement address at Bethune-Cookman University, a historically black college. Graduates protested with boos during her speech, which caused the school’s president at one point to threaten to mail the students their degrees. 11:53 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Catholic University Commencement AddressJohn A. BoehnerHouse Speaker John Boehner gave the commencement address to graduating students at Catholic ... House Speaker John Boehner gave the commencement address to graduating students at Catholic University. 11:57 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. University of Alabama in Huntsville Commencement AddressEileen DrakeEileen Drake, president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, gave the 2017 commencement address ... Eileen Drake, president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, gave the 2017 commencement address at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, where she received an honorary degree. She talked about her background as an Army aviator and encouraged graduates to be open to new experiences and challenges and to surround themselves with positive mentors.

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a technology manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems headquartered in El Segundo, California.
Sunday, May 21
12:17 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. Arizona State University Commencement AddressHoward D. SchultzHoward Schultz delivered the 2017 Arizona State University commencement address. Mr. Schultz ... Howard Schultz delivered the 2017 Arizona State University commencement address. Mr. Schultz shared his experiences growing up in poverty and talked about the importance of giving back to the community. 12:32 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Agnes Scott College Commencement AddressKurt VonnegutAuthor Kurt Vonnegut delivered the commencement address at Agnes Scott College. He talked about ... Author Kurt Vonnegut delivered the commencement address at Agnes Scott College. He talked about the complexities of modern day society and interpersonal relationships. 12:35 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. University of Massachusetts, Amherst Commencement AddressElizabeth WarrenSenator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave the 2017 commencement address to graduating students at the ... Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave the 2017 commencement address to graduating students at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. She encouraged graduates to become involved with public affairs and her path to becoming a U.S. senator.
12:52 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 13 min. Ashland University Commencement AddressRob PortmanSenator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered the 2017 commencement address at Ashland University. He ... Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) delivered the 2017 commencement address at Ashland University. He talked about values of a work ethic, determination and service and some famous Ohio natives who he said exemplified them. 1:06 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Syracuse University Commencement AddressJames DimonJamie Dimon gave the commencement address to the graduating students of Syracuse University. He ... Jamie Dimon gave the commencement address to the graduating students of Syracuse University. He talked about goals and his career. 1:11 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. U.S.-Saudi Arabia Joint News ConferenceAdel al-JubeirDuring President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint ... During President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint news conference on bilateral relations with Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel al-Jubeir. They also took questions on the recent presidential election in Iran.
1:42 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Presidential Trump Arrival in RiyadhDuring his trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump was welcomed to the Saudi Royal Court. During his trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump was welcomed to the Saudi Royal Court. 1:44 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. President Trump Trip to Saudi Arabia 1:55 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Presidential AddressDonald J. TrumpIn his weekly address, President Trump previewed his first overseas trip. In his weekly address, President Trump previewed his first overseas trip.
1:58 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 4 min. Weekly Democratic AddressDavid N. CicillineRepresentative David Cicilline (D-RI) in the weekly Democratic address reacted to the appointment ... Representative David Cicilline (D-RI) in the weekly Democratic address reacted to the appointment of a special counsel for the Russia investigation, and talked about the Democratic agenda. 2:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 18 min. Athlete's Health and SafetyJay Butler M.D.; Maureen Deutsche; Shellie Pfohl; Scott Sailor; Robert A. Stern; Lauryn Williams; Richard Blumenthal; Shelley Moore Capito; Catherine Cortez Masto; Maggie Hassan; Edward J. Markey; Jerry Moran; Bill Nelson; Dan Sullivan; John Thune; Tom Udall; Todd Christopher YoungAthletes that included Olympic medalist Lauryn Williams, doctors, and officials testified at a ... Athletes that included Olympic medalist Lauryn Williams, doctors, and officials testified at a hearing on ways to improve the health and safety of athletes. Topics included opioid addiction, head injuries, sexual abuse, and doping at the Olympic level. 4:24 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 49 min. Local Law Enforcement ChallengesJim McDonnell; Alonzo Thompson; Art Acevedo; Chuck Canterbury; Steven Chabot; John Conyers Jr.; Louie Gohmert Jr.; Trey Gowdy; Sheila Jackson Lee; Hakeem Jeffries; Mike Johnson; Ted Poe; John Ratcliffe; Cedric RichmondLocal police chiefs testified at a hearing on the challenges facing local departments. Topics ... Local police chiefs testified at a hearing on the challenges facing local departments. Topics included improving relations between economically depressed communities and police, funding, and improving training for de-escalation techniques.
6:14 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. U.S.-Saudi Arabia Joint News ConferenceAdel al-JubeirDuring President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint ... During President Trump’s first overseas trip, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held a joint news conference on bilateral relations with Saudi Foreign Affairs Minister Adel al-Jubeir. They also took questions on the recent presidential election in Iran. 6:46 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Presidential Trump Arrival in RiyadhDuring his trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump was welcomed to the Saudi Royal Court. During his trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump was welcomed to the Saudi Royal Court. 6:48 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. President Trump Trip to Saudi Arabia
7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1Paul OrgelTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “What ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “What are your expectations for President Trump’s first foreign trip?” The Washington Post's Peter Stevenson, speaking by phone, previewed President Trump’s speech on Islam in Riyahh, happening later that morning. 7:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. LIVE Peter Stevenson on President Trump's on IslamPaul Orgel; Peter StevensonPeter Stevenson of the Waahington Post previewed President Trump’s speech on Islam in ... Peter Stevenson of the Waahington Post previewed President Trump’s speech on Islam in Riyahh, happening later that morning. 8:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. LIVE Garrett Graff on Special Counsel Robert MuellerGarrett M. Graff; Paul OrgelGarrett Graff talked about the career of Robert Mueller, appointed special counsel to oversee the ... Garrett Graff talked about the career of Robert Mueller, appointed special counsel to oversee the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
8:50 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. LIVE Ken Hughes on Presidents Taping ConversationsKen Hughes; Paul OrgelKen Hughes talked about the history of past presidents secretly recording conversations in the ... Ken Hughes talked about the history of past presidents secretly recording conversations in the Oval Office. 9:32 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Paul OrgelTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “What ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “What are your expectations for President Trump’s first foreign trip?” 10:10 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. LIVE President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

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11:09 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Newsmakers with Representative Jim LangevinJohn M. Donnelly; Pedro Echevarria; Jim Langevin; Tim StarksRepresentative Jim Langevin (D-RI) talked about protections against cybersecurity threats and the ... Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI) talked about protections against cybersecurity threats and the preventive role played by private and public sectors, the ongoing probe into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, and the president’s budget. 11:41 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 14 min. State of Hawaii, et al. v. TrumpRonald M. Gould; Michael Hawkins; Neal Katyal; Richard A. Paez; Jeffrey WallThe Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reviewed the decision of Hawaii U.S. District Court Judge ... The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reviewed the decision of Hawaii U.S. District Court Judge Derrick Watson regarding the enforcement of President Trump’s travel ban. Judge Watson issued a preliminary injunction and stay blocking President Trump’s enforcement of his revised travel ban involving six Muslim countries. Judge Watson was the first judge to block President Trump’s updated ban. 12:59 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

Portions of this speech had technical difficulties.
1:38 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Garrett Graff on Special Counsel Robert MuellerGarrett M. Graff; Paul OrgelGarrett Graff talked about the career of Robert Mueller, appointed special counsel to oversee the ... Garrett Graff talked about the career of Robert Mueller, appointed special counsel to oversee the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. 2:24 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 15 min. Fiscal PolicySteven T. Mnuchin; Sherrod Brown; Bob Corker; Catherine Cortez Masto; Mike Crapo; Joe Donnelly; Heidi Heitkamp; John Neely Kennedy; Bob Menendez; David Perdue; Jack Reed; Mike Rounds; Brian E. Schatz; Tim Scott; Richard C. Shelby; Jon Tester; Thom Tillis; Pat Toomey; Chris Van Hollen; Mark R. Warner; Elizabeth WarrenTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin provided a domestic fiscal policy update. He stressed that ... Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin provided a domestic fiscal policy update. He stressed that housing finance reform was a priority for the Trump administration. He also told committee members he was committed to working with them and others on a bipartisan level to accomplish this goal. His comments came after Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt recently told the same committee that it was Congress' duty to act on housing finance reform. Secretary Mnuchin also clarified the administration’s position on the Glass-Steagall legislation, saying the administration supported a 21st century version of Glass-Steagall but did not support a division of commercial banks and investment banks. 4:40 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Week Ahead in CongressBill Scanlan; Jennifer ShuttJennifer Shutt talked about the week ahead in Congress and the release of the president’s ... Jennifer Shutt talked about the week ahead in Congress and the release of the president’s fiscal year 2018 budget.
4:44 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

Portions of this speech had technical difficulties.
5:20 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 38 min. Ken Hughes on Presidents Taping ConversationsKen Hughes; Paul OrgelKen Hughes talked about the history of past presidents secretly recording conversations in the ... Ken Hughes talked about the history of past presidents secretly recording conversations in the Oval Office. 6:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Newsmakers with Representative Jim LangevinJohn M. Donnelly; Pedro Echevarria; Jim Langevin; Tim StarksRepresentative Jim Langevin (D-RI) talked about protections against cybersecurity threats and the ... Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI) talked about protections against cybersecurity threats and the preventive role played by private and public sectors, the ongoing probe into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, and the president’s budget.
6:31 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Week Ahead in CongressBill Scanlan; Jennifer ShuttJennifer Shutt talked about the week ahead in Congress and the release of the president’s ... Jennifer Shutt talked about the week ahead in Congress and the release of the president’s fiscal year 2018 budget. 6:35 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

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7:14 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Garrett Graff on Special Counsel Robert MuellerGarrett M. Graff; Paul OrgelGarrett Graff talked about the career of Robert Mueller, appointed special counsel to oversee the ... Garrett Graff talked about the career of Robert Mueller, appointed special counsel to oversee the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
8:00 PM EDT on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with T.R. ReidBrian Lamb; T. R. ReidAuthor and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a ... Author and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, in which he compares tax systems around the world. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Q&A with T.R. ReidBrian Lamb; T. R. ReidAuthor and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a ... Author and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, in which he compares tax systems around the world. 9:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Labour Party ManifestoJeremy CorbynLabour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn officially launched his party’s election campaign and ... Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn officially launched his party’s election campaign and unveiled his agenda to a large crowd of supporters in Bradford, England. He outlined what his party would do in the areas of Brexit, education, and jobs if elected Prime Minister in the U.K. elections, scheduled for June 8, 2017. Following his remarks, he took questions from the audience on his popularity as leader, bias in media coverage, and immigration concerns. Mr. Corbyn also repeated his call for Prime Minister May to participate in a television debate, saying she must “come out of hiding” and debate the issues of the country.
9:44 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 36 min. Prime Minister Theresa May Election LaunchTheresa MayBritish Prime Minister Theresa May officially launched her Conservative Party agenda for the ... British Prime Minister Theresa May officially launched her Conservative Party agenda for the upcoming June 8, 2017, general election. She outlined her party’s manifesto at an event in Halifax, England, saying her plan would see Britain through its exit from the European Union and beyond. One measure from her plan stated that a referendum on Scottish independence could not take place until the EU exit process was complete. Following her remarks, she responded to questions from the press on immigration, tax cuts, and whether her leadership style was similar to former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. 10:23 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

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11:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Q&A with T.R. ReidBrian Lamb; T. R. ReidAuthor and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a ... Author and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, in which he compares tax systems around the world.
11:00 PM EDT on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with T.R. ReidBrian Lamb; T. R. ReidAuthor and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a ... Author and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, in which he compares tax systems around the world.
Monday, May 22
12:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Labour Party ManifestoJeremy CorbynLabour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn officially launched his party’s election campaign and ... Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn officially launched his party’s election campaign and unveiled his agenda to a large crowd of supporters in Bradford, England. He outlined what his party would do in the areas of Brexit, education, and jobs if elected Prime Minister in the U.K. elections, scheduled for June 8, 2017. Following his remarks, he took questions from the audience on his popularity as leader, bias in media coverage, and immigration concerns. Mr. Corbyn also repeated his call for Prime Minister May to participate in a television debate, saying she must “come out of hiding” and debate the issues of the country. 12:45 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 36 min. Prime Minister Theresa May Election LaunchTheresa MayBritish Prime Minister Theresa May officially launched her Conservative Party agenda for the ... British Prime Minister Theresa May officially launched her Conservative Party agenda for the upcoming June 8, 2017, general election. She outlined her party’s manifesto at an event in Halifax, England, saying her plan would see Britain through its exit from the European Union and beyond. One measure from her plan stated that a referendum on Scottish independence could not take place until the EU exit process was complete. Following her remarks, she responded to questions from the press on immigration, tax cuts, and whether her leadership style was similar to former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. 1:26 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

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2:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 49 min. Chronic Health ConditionsKatherine Hayes; John Lovelace; Stephen Rosenthal; Brian E. Schatz; Lee Schwamm M.D.; Roger Wicker; Michael Bennet; Ben Cardin; Tom Carper; Orrin Hatch; Pat Roberts; Debbie Stabenow; John Thune; Mark R. Warner; Ron WydenHealth care experts testified at a hearing on the benefits of telemedicine technology and how it ... Health care experts testified at a hearing on the benefits of telemedicine technology and how it can help better manage the care of Medicare patients. Committee members were taking the witnesses' testimony into account as they worked to advance a bill titled “Creating High Quality Results & Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic Care Act” (CHRONIC). 3:54 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 21 min. U.S.-China Economic RelationsKaren Burghart; Jeremy HaftJeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in ... Jeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in particular the way future changes in U.S. trade policy could affect that relationship. Mr. Haft challenged many of the assumptions about China’s economic growth, including that it was close to overtaking the U.S. economy as the world’s largest. He also said that the U.S. economy had not declined because of Chinese imports but, in fact, had been helped by the availability of its low-priced goods. Much of the discussion was prompted through a lengthy question-and-answer session with the audience. 5:00 AM EDT on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with T.R. ReidBrian Lamb; T. R. ReidAuthor and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a ... Author and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, in which he compares tax systems around the world.
5:21 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. President Trump Remarks at Arab-Islamic-American SummitSalman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global ... President Trump spoke at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh about efforts to combat global terrorism and confront extremist ideology. In his remarks, he avoided some of the rhetoric he used during the 2016 presidential, including “radical Islamic terrorism.” He stressed that his administration would not tell people how to live, what to be, or who to worship, but instead would offer partnership. He said the U.S. was prepared to stand with the Middle East, but the region could not wait for American powers to defeat the enemies. He also outlined the U.S. approach, saying his administration would be guided by lessons of experience and not rigid thinking or sudden interventions.

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5:58 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Q&A with T.R. ReidBrian Lamb; T. R. ReidAuthor and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a ... Author and journalist T.R. Reid talked about his book A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, in which he compares tax systems around the world. 7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1Pedro EchevarriaTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media calls on President Trump’s ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media calls on President Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal, expected to be released the following day. His first budget reportedly includes cut to Medicaid and social programs such as SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), which provides food assistance to families in need.