Q&A Schedule

Week of October 12 through October 19

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, October 14
8:06 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. LIVE Steven Nelson on President Trump and Religious ConservativesGeoff Bennett; Steven NelsonSteven Nelson discussed the Values Voters Summit, which featured speeches by President Trump, ... Steven Nelson discussed the Values Voters Summit, which featured speeches by President Trump, Steve Bannon, and Republican Senate hopeful Judge Roy Moore. 8:35 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Geoff BennettTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments. Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments. 9:03 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 26 min. LIVE Rona Kobell on the Resurgence of Hemp IndustryGeoff Bennett; Rona KobellRona Kobell discussed her piece in October’s Reason Magazine, which looked at the ... Rona Kobell discussed her piece in October’s Reason Magazine, which looked at the return of the hemp industry in Kentucky.

The subtitle in her article read, “Legal hemp has returned to Kentucky. Will the Feds step aside and let the industry flourish?”
9:31 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. LIVE Susan Lipkins on Anti-Hazing LawsGeoff Bennett; Susan LipkinsPsychologist Susan Lipkins talked about her book, Preventing Hazing: How Parents, Teachers, and ... Psychologist Susan Lipkins talked about her book, Preventing Hazing: How Parents, Teachers, and Coaches Can Stop the Violence, Harassment, and Humiliation, on state and federal anti-hazing laws. 10:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 56 min. Virginia Gubernatorial DebateCarmen Forman; Edward W. Gillespie; Paul "PJ" Johnson; Ralph NorthamRepublican Ed Gillespie and Democrat Ralph Northam met for their third and final debate in the ... Republican Ed Gillespie and Democrat Ralph Northam met for their third and final debate in the race for Virginia governor’s seat. Subjects included education, jobs, opioid abuse, broadband access, and infrastructure spending, among other topics.

Courtesy of WCYB-TV, Bristol, Virginia.
11:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 28 min. LIVE Values Voter Summit, Day 2Stephen K. Bannon; Sebastian Gorka; Laura Ingraham; Gil MertzThe Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included ... The Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, radio talk show host Laura Ingraham, and former Trump administration official Sebastian Gorka.

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon declared war on the Republican establishment at the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit. In one of his more targeted comments, he took some jabs at Senator Bob Corker (R-TN). He criticized him for his public feud, "trashing the commander in chief", in which Senator Corker accused the president for leading the nation on a path toward World War III. Bannon singled out Senators Barrasso, Fisher, and Heller for not defending President Trump. He also said Senator Corker saw the writing on the wall and decided not to seek re-election when Judge Moore won in Alabama.
12:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 15 min. Monetary PolicyPaul Kupiec; Nellie Liang; Norbert J. Michel; Alex J. Pollock; Christopher WhalenThe American Enterprise Institute (AEI) hosted a panel discussion with economic scholars and ... The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) hosted a panel discussion with economic scholars and banking sector experts on monetary policy issues. Speakers analyzed the impact of past Federal Reserve actions on small and large financial institutions. They also discussed the Dodd-Frank financial regulations law and the events surrounding the 2008 financial crisis. 1:46 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. H.R. McMaster on National SecurityStephen J. Hadley; John J. Hamre; James L. Jones Jr.; Henry A. Kissinger; H.R. McMasterNational Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and three of his predecessors, including Henry Kissinger, ... 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 role of the principal forum used by the U.S. president for consideration of national security and foreign policy. 2:43 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 30 min. Transportation InfrastructureBrent Booker; Rodney L. Davis; Peter A. DeFazio; Elizabeth Esty; Bob Gibbs; Garret Graves; Sam Graves; Hank Johnson Jr.; Doug LaMalfa; Rick Larsen; Brenda Lawrence; Alan Lowenthal; Ray McCarty; Patrick McKenna; Grace Napolitano; Eleanor Holmes Norton; James Roberts; Peter Rogoff; Bill Shuster; Bruce Westerman; Rob WoodallThe House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit heard testimony ... The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit heard testimony from local stakeholders on transportation infrastructure investment. Witnesses provided various proposals aimed to strengthen funding for highway and transit projects, including state gas tax increases, public-private partnership opportunities, and improvements to the Highway Trust Fund. Other topics included President Trump’s infrastructure proposal and implementation of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation law (FAST Act).
5:13 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Sahil Kapur on the Senate AgendaSahil Kapur; Bill ScanlanSahil Kapur previewed the upcoming Senate debate on the 2018 budget resolution and tax reform ... Sahil Kapur previewed the upcoming Senate debate on the 2018 budget resolution and tax reform framework. 5:17 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 3 min. Consolidated Workers' Rights Oral ArgumentsSamuel A. Alito Jr.; Stephen G. Breyer; Paul D. Clement; Ruth Bader Ginsburg; Richard Griffin; Elena Kagan; Anthony M. Kennedy; Daniel Ortiz; John G. Roberts Jr.; Sonia Sotomayor; Jeffrey WallThe Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a consolidated case focusing on workers' class-action ... The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a consolidated case focusing on workers' class-action rights. At issue is whether employers through an employment contract can prevent employees from joining together to file class action lawsuits against the company. The court will decide if such contracts violate Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act which gives workers “the right to self-organization, to form, join, or assist labor organizations, to bargain collectively through representatives of their own choosing, and to engage in other concerted activities for the purpose of collective bargaining or other mutual aid or protection.” The consolidated cases are Ernst & Young LLP v. Morris, Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, and NLRB v. Murphy Oil USA. 6:21 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Presidential AddressDonald J. TrumpIn his weekly address, the president talked about honoring the American flag. In his weekly address, the president talked about honoring the American flag.
6:24 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. Weekly Democratic AddressBernie SandersSenator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delivered the Democratic response and gave his reaction to the ... Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delivered the Democratic response and gave his reaction to the president’s budget and tax proposal. 6:31 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 38 min. Communicators at the Black Hat Cybersecurity ConferenceDaniel Cuthbert; Josh Datko; Sam Hunter; Melissa Kilby; Peter SlenThe Communicators interviewed four researchers at the Black Hat Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, ... The Communicators interviewed four researchers at the Black Hat Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, about cybersecurity, how hackers operate, and how artificial intelligence is being used in the cyber world. 7:11 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 47 min. House Debate on Disaster ReliefThe U.S. House approved $36.5 billion for disaster relief. The funds were for recovery efforts ... The U.S. House approved $36.5 billion for disaster relief. The funds were for recovery efforts from recent hurricanes and western wildfires.
8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 23 min. Values Voter Summit, Day 2Stephen K. Bannon; Sebastian Gorka; Laura Ingraham; Gil MertzThe Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included ... The Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, radio talk show host Laura Ingraham, and former Trump administration official Sebastian Gorka.

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon declared war on the Republican establishment at the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit. In one of his more targeted comments, he took some jabs at Senator Bob Corker (R-TN). He criticized him for his public feud, "trashing the commander in chief", in which Senator Corker accused the president for leading the nation on a path toward World War III. Bannon singled out Senators Barrasso, Fisher, and Heller for not defending President Trump. He also said Senator Corker saw the writing on the wall and decided not to seek re-election when Judge Moore won in Alabama.
9:26 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Resistance to the Trump AdministrationJamelle Bouie; Crisanta Duran; Ezra Levin; DeRay McKesson; Cecile RichardsColorado’s first Latina House speaker and the president of Planned Parenthood joined a panel ... Colorado’s first Latina House speaker and the president of Planned Parenthood joined a panel of progressive activists to talk about the resistance to the Trump administration’s policies. This was one of the panels looking at the Trump presidency at the annual Texas Tribune Festival at the University of Texas in Austin. 10:31 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 28 min. Voting Machine SecurityJake Braun; John Gilligan; Harri Hursti; Frederick Kempe; Douglas E. Lute; Jeff Moss; Sherri RamsayData security and foreign policy analysts talked about the findings of a DEF CON report on the ... Data security and foreign policy analysts talked about the findings of a DEF CON report on the vulnerabilities of voting machines and other election equipment used throughout the U.S. DEF CON is an annual conference held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada. In this discussion the panelists focused on the broader national security implications following reports of Russian attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. Speakers included DEF CON founder Jeff Moss and Douglas Lute, a former U.S. ambassador to NATO.

This event was co-hosted by DEF CON and the Atlantic Council.
Sunday, October 15
12:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 23 min. Values Voter Summit, Day 2Stephen K. Bannon; Sebastian Gorka; Laura Ingraham; Gil MertzThe Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included ... The Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, radio talk show host Laura Ingraham, and former Trump administration official Sebastian Gorka.

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon declared war on the Republican establishment at the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit. In one of his more targeted comments, he took some jabs at Senator Bob Corker (R-TN). He criticized him for his public feud, "trashing the commander in chief", in which Senator Corker accused the president for leading the nation on a path toward World War III. Bannon singled out Senators Barrasso, Fisher, and Heller for not defending President Trump. He also said Senator Corker saw the writing on the wall and decided not to seek re-election when Judge Moore won in Alabama.
1:28 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Resistance to the Trump AdministrationJamelle Bouie; Crisanta Duran; Ezra Levin; DeRay McKesson; Cecile RichardsColorado’s first Latina House speaker and the president of Planned Parenthood joined a panel ... Colorado’s first Latina House speaker and the president of Planned Parenthood joined a panel of progressive activists to talk about the resistance to the Trump administration’s policies. This was one of the panels looking at the Trump presidency at the annual Texas Tribune Festival at the University of Texas in Austin. 2:33 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 28 min. Voting Machine SecurityJake Braun; John Gilligan; Harri Hursti; Frederick Kempe; Douglas E. Lute; Jeff Moss; Sherri RamsayData security and foreign policy analysts talked about the findings of a DEF CON report on the ... Data security and foreign policy analysts talked about the findings of a DEF CON report on the vulnerabilities of voting machines and other election equipment used throughout the U.S. DEF CON is an annual conference held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada. In this discussion the panelists focused on the broader national security implications following reports of Russian attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. Speakers included DEF CON founder Jeff Moss and Douglas Lute, a former U.S. ambassador to NATO.

This event was co-hosted by DEF CON and the Atlantic Council.
4:04 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 52 min. Countering Trump Administration PoliciesMandela Barnes; Ilyse Hogue; Karine Jean-Pierre; Mike McGuire; Daniele Monroe-Moreno; Nicholas "Nick" Rathod; Nily Rozic; Symone SandersDemocratic legislators from around the country participated in the annual State Innovation ... Democratic legislators from around the country participated in the annual State Innovation Exchange conferenc. This portion included opening remarks from the organization’s executive director and a panel discussion on countering Trump administration policies with progressive actions at state and local levels. 5:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Values Voter Summit, Day 2Stephen K. Bannon; Sebastian Gorka; Laura Ingraham; Gil MertzThe Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included ... The Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, radio talk show host Laura Ingraham, and former Trump administration official Sebastian Gorka.

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon declared war on the Republican establishment at the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit. In one of his more targeted comments, he took some jabs at Senator Bob Corker (R-TN). He criticized him for his public feud, "trashing the commander in chief", in which Senator Corker accused the president for leading the nation on a path toward World War III. Bannon singled out Senators Barrasso, Fisher, and Heller for not defending President Trump. He also said Senator Corker saw the writing on the wall and decided not to seek re-election when Judge Moore won in Alabama.
7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 59 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1Steve ScullyTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question, “Should the ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question, “Should the NFL require athletes to stand for the national anthem?”
7:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 7 min. LIVE Sean Gregory on NFL Player ProtestsSean Gregory; Steve ScullySean Gregory spoke by phone about NFL player protests during the national anthem. Sean Gregory spoke by phone about NFL player protests during the national anthem. 8:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. LIVE Jenny Beth Martin on Calls for Mitch McConnell to ResignJenny Beth Martin; Steve ScullyTea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin talked about her group’s call for Senate ... Tea Party Patriots co-founder Jenny Beth Martin talked about her group’s call for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to resign. She spoke via video link from Atlanta, Georgia. 8:37 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 21 min. LIVE Emily Holden on the Clean Power Plan RepealEmily Holden; Steve ScullyEmily Holden talked about the EPA’s decision to rollback the Obama administration’s ... Emily Holden talked about the EPA’s decision to rollback the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan.
9:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. LIVE Marvin Kalb on Russia and CommunismMarvin Kalb; Steve ScullyMarvin Kalb talked about his book, The Year I Was Peter the Great: 1956-Khrushchev, ... Marvin Kalb talked about his book, The Year I Was Peter the Great: 1956-Khrushchev, Stalin’s Ghost, and a Young American in Russia, on Communist Russia during 1956. 9:37 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 23 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Steve ScullyTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on former Trump administration ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on former Trump administration chief strategist Steve Bannon’s remarks at the Value Voters Summit, calling it a “season of war” on the Republican establishment. 10:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Newsmakers with Representative Rob BishopRob Bishop; Juliet Eilperin; Greta Wodele-Brawner; Scott WongHouse Natural Resources Committee Chair Rob Bishop (R-UT) talked about western wildfires, disaster ... House Natural Resources Committee Chair Rob Bishop (R-UT) talked about western wildfires, disaster aid to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, and his bill on national monuments, which would limit presidents' ability to create national monuments. He also talked about gun silencers and energy production. His bill, the National Monument Creation and Protection Act, was marked up in the previous week. It overhauls the National Antiquities Act.
10:32 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 43 min. President Trump Remarks on Tax ReformDonald J. TrumpPresident Trump delivered remarks on the Republican proposal for tax reform. At the top of his ... President Trump delivered remarks on the Republican proposal for tax reform. At the top of his speech, he described what he called the “unbreakable spirit” of the U.S. as he offered words of support for people affected by the mass shooting in Las Vegas, the wild fires in California, and the hurricanes in the Gulf Coast states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. 11:16 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. Speaker Ryan Remarks on Tax ReformEdwin J. Feulner Jr.; Paul D. RyanSpeaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke at the Heritage Foundation and made the case for Republicans' tax ... Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke at the Heritage Foundation and made the case for Republicans' tax reform proposal. He remarked that lawmakers could remain in Washington during Christmas to vote on tax reform. 11:50 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. Secretary Ross on NAFTA NegotiationsJames Moore; Wilbur L. Ross Jr.Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was interviewed at a Dentons conference for government and industry ... Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was interviewed at a Dentons conference for government and industry leaders. Dentons is an international law firm. Mr. Ross outlined the Trump administration’s positions and goals for the ongoing NAFTA negotiations. He said President Trump wants the new NAFTA to suit Americas interests “much better than the existing NAFTA,” and that he would be willing to leave the agreement “should that become necessary.”
12:24 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Senator Collins on ABC This WeekSusan M. CollinsSenator Susan Collins discussed tax reform on the ABC program, “This Week.” Senator Susan Collins discussed tax reform on the ABC program, “This Week.” 12:25 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Senator Graham on CBS Face the NationLindsey GrahamSenator Lindsey Graham discussed tax reform on the CBS program, “Face the Nation.” Senator Lindsey Graham discussed tax reform on the CBS program, “Face the Nation.” 12:27 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 hr. Housing and Urban Development OversightAndy Barr; Joyce Beatty; Ben Carson Sr., M.D.; Emanuel Cleaver II; Sean P. Duffy; Al Green; Denny Heck; Jeb Hensarling; Bill Huizenga; Ruben Kihuen; Dan Kildee; Mia Love; Blaine Luetkemeyer; Carolyn Maloney; Gregory Meeks; Steven Pearce; Robert Pittenger; Bruce Poliquin; Bill Posey; Dennis Ross; Keith J. Rothfus; Ed Royce; David Scott; Brad Sherman; Dave Trott; Nydia M. Velázquez; Ann Wagner; Maxine Waters; Roger Williams; Lee M. ZeldinHousing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testified at an oversight hearing before the ... Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testified at an oversight hearing before the House Financial Services Committee. He answered questions on a range of issues including proposed budget cuts to several HUD programs, efforts to address homelessness across the country, and a series of tweets from President Trump in which the president said the electric grid and infrastructure in Puerto Rico “was a disaster before the hurricanes,” and that FEMA, the military, and first responders could not be kept in Puerto Rico “forever.”
3:29 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 59 min. Values Voter Summit, Day 2Stephen K. Bannon; Sebastian Gorka; Laura Ingraham; Gil MertzThe Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included ... The Values Voter Summit continued its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers included former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, radio talk show host Laura Ingraham, and former Trump administration official Sebastian Gorka.

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon declared war on the Republican establishment at the Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit. In one of his more targeted comments, he took some jabs at Senator Bob Corker (R-TN). He criticized him for his public feud, "trashing the commander in chief", in which Senator Corker accused the president for leading the nation on a path toward World War III. Bannon singled out Senators Barrasso, Fisher, and Heller for not defending President Trump. He also said Senator Corker saw the writing on the wall and decided not to seek re-election when Judge Moore won in Alabama.
4:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 26 min. Countering RacismAshley Allison; Wes Bellamy; Lisa Graybill; Vanita Gupta; Jennifer McClellan; Nicholas "Nick" Rathod; Johnnie TurnerState and local elected officials talked about efforts to counter racism and related protests in ... State and local elected officials talked about efforts to counter racism and related protests in their jurisdictions and the lessons they have learned to pass on to others around the country.

This event was part of the annual State Innovation Exchange conference, which was attended by Democratic legislators from around the country.
5:58 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Newsmakers with Representative Rob BishopRob Bishop; Juliet Eilperin; Greta Wodele-Brawner; Scott WongHouse Natural Resources Committee Chair Rob Bishop (R-UT) talked about western wildfires, disaster ... House Natural Resources Committee Chair Rob Bishop (R-UT) talked about western wildfires, disaster aid to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, and his bill on national monuments, which would limit presidents' ability to create national monuments. He also talked about gun silencers and energy production. His bill, the National Monument Creation and Protection Act, was marked up in the previous week. It overhauls the National Antiquities Act.
6:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 28 min. Munk Debate on President Trump and American DemocracyEugene "E.J." Joseph Dionne Jr.; Newt Gingrich; Rudyard Griffiths; Kimberley A. Strassel; Andrew SullivanFormer House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) and Kimberly Strassel debated E.J. Dionne and Andrew ... Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) and Kimberly Strassel debated E.J. Dionne and Andrew Sullivan at the bi-annual Munk Debates in Toronto. The topic of the debate was the Trump presidency and its effect on the future of American democracy. 7:59 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 59 min. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union. 8:00 PM EDT on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union.
9:01 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Question TimeHeidi Alexander; Heidi Allen; John Bercow; Ian Blackford; Peter Bone; Karen Buck; Alistair Carmichael; Jeremy Corbyn; David T.C. Davies; Chris Elmore; Vicky Foxcroft; Theresa May; Kerry McCarthy; Jim McMahon; Ian Mearns; Mark Menzies; Wendy Morton; Robert Neill; Will Quince; Lloyd Russell-Moyle; Antoinette Sandbach; Iain Duncan Smith; Gareth Snell; Gary Streeter; Maggie Throup; Hywel WilliamsBritish Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members in the House of Commons on a ... British Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members in the House of Commons on a range of domestic and international issues. The government’s flagship welfare program took center stage as Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn argued that the universal credit program would push people further into poverty. On Brexit negotiations, Prime Minister May ruled out extending the deadline and announced that if negotiations fell through and and there was no deal, a contingency plan would be implemented and 250 million pounds ($330 million) would be set aside for various scenarios. Other questions focused on mental health awareness, affordable housing, and access to better schools for students on the autism spectrum. 9:46 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 50 min. Scottish National Party Conference, Keynote AddressNicola SturgeonScottish National Party Leader Nicola Sturgeon gave the closing keynote address at her ... Scottish National Party Leader Nicola Sturgeon gave the closing keynote address at her party’s annual conference in Glasgow, Scotland. She talked about the future of Scotland and supported Catalonia’s decision for independence from Spain. Ms. Sturgeon also suggested a second Scottish independence referendum be held before the next Scottish parliament elections in 2021. Nicola Sturgeon also holds the title of First Minister of Scotland which means she leads the Scottish government and chairs the cabinet. 10:40 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. Presidential Address on Iran Nuclear AgreementDonald J. TrumpPresident Trump announced that the U.S. “cannot and will not” certify the Iran nuclear ... President Trump announced that the U.S. “cannot and will not” certify the Iran nuclear deal and said he was directing his administration to address the deal’s “many serious flaws.” In his remarks, he outlined what he called a new Iran strategy, which included tougher sanctions against the Iranian leadership. Congress has 60 days to decide whether to reimpose sanctions on Iran. President Trump said the deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), was one of the worst and most “one-sided transactions the U.S. has ever entered into.”
11:00 PM EDT on RadioApprox. 59 min. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union. 11:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union.
Monday, October 16
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Question TimeHeidi Alexander; Heidi Allen; John Bercow; Ian Blackford; Peter Bone; Karen Buck; Alistair Carmichael; Jeremy Corbyn; David T.C. Davies; Chris Elmore; Vicky Foxcroft; Theresa May; Kerry McCarthy; Jim McMahon; Ian Mearns; Mark Menzies; Wendy Morton; Robert Neill; Will Quince; Lloyd Russell-Moyle; Antoinette Sandbach; Iain Duncan Smith; Gareth Snell; Gary Streeter; Maggie Throup; Hywel WilliamsBritish Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members in the House of Commons on a ... British Prime Minister Theresa May fielded questions from members in the House of Commons on a range of domestic and international issues. The government’s flagship welfare program took center stage as Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn argued that the universal credit program would push people further into poverty. On Brexit negotiations, Prime Minister May ruled out extending the deadline and announced that if negotiations fell through and and there was no deal, a contingency plan would be implemented and 250 million pounds ($330 million) would be set aside for various scenarios. Other questions focused on mental health awareness, affordable housing, and access to better schools for students on the autism spectrum. 12:45 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 50 min. Scottish National Party Conference, Keynote AddressNicola SturgeonScottish National Party Leader Nicola Sturgeon gave the closing keynote address at her ... Scottish National Party Leader Nicola Sturgeon gave the closing keynote address at her party’s annual conference in Glasgow, Scotland. She talked about the future of Scotland and supported Catalonia’s decision for independence from Spain. Ms. Sturgeon also suggested a second Scottish independence referendum be held before the next Scottish parliament elections in 2021. Nicola Sturgeon also holds the title of First Minister of Scotland which means she leads the Scottish government and chairs the cabinet. 1:39 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. Presidential Address on Iran Nuclear AgreementDonald J. TrumpPresident Trump announced that the U.S. “cannot and will not” certify the Iran nuclear ... President Trump announced that the U.S. “cannot and will not” certify the Iran nuclear deal and said he was directing his administration to address the deal’s “many serious flaws.” In his remarks, he outlined what he called a new Iran strategy, which included tougher sanctions against the Iranian leadership. Congress has 60 days to decide whether to reimpose sanctions on Iran. President Trump said the deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), was one of the worst and most “one-sided transactions the U.S. has ever entered into.”
1:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Sessions, Attorney General v. Dimaya Oral ArgumentSamuel A. Alito Jr.; Stephen G. Breyer; Ruth Bader Ginsburg; Neil Gorsuch; Elena Kagan; Anthony M. Kennedy; Edwin S. Kneedler; John G. Roberts Jr.; Joshua Rosenkranz; Sonia SotomayorThe Supreme Court heard oral argument for Sessions v. Dimaya, a reargument from the ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument for Sessions v. Dimaya, a reargument from the previous term when there were only eight justices. The case focuses on immigration law. James Dimaya came to the U.S. as a teen in 1992 as a lawful permanent resident. Through his adult years he had run-ins with the law and later pleaded no contest to residential burglary charges. In 2010, the Homeland Security Department used the convictions against him, calling them violent crimes, and began the removal proceedings. At issue was whether a “crime of violence” under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) for deportation proceedings is unconstitutionally vague. 2:58 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 59 min. Energy Department OversightJoe Barton; Kathy Anne Castor; Kevin Cramer; Mike Doyle; Bill Flores; Gene Green; Morgan Griffith; Gregg Harper; Bill Johnson; Adam Kinzinger; Robert Latta; David Loebsack; David B. McKinley; Jerry McNerney; Pete Olson; Frank Pallone; Rick Perry; Scott Peters; Bobby Rush; John P. Sarbanes; John M. Shimkus; Paul Tonko; Fred Upton; Tim Walberg; Greg Walden; Peter WelchEnergy Secretary Rick Perry testified at a hearing on his agency’s priorities. At the start ... Energy Secretary Rick Perry testified at a hearing on his agency’s priorities. At the start of the hearing, Secretary Perry defended his use of private and government planes for official business saying such trips were sometimes necessary to do his job. In addition, he defended an Energy Department proposal sent to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), which sought to subsidize the nuclear and coal industries. Other topics included energy innovation, nuclear waste storage, and Energy Department efforts to restore power to Puerto Rico and other islands impacted by Hurricane Maria. 5:00 AM EDT on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union.
5:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union. 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 Senator Christopher ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on Senator Christopher Murphy’s (D-CT) remarks about President Trump’s latest actions regarding the Affordable Care Act, saying the president wassetting health care “on fire.” The Washington Post's Ed O’Keefe, speaking by phone, previewed the upcoming week in Congress. He also described President Trump’s efforts to undo the Affordable Care Act. 7:12 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. LIVE Ed O'Keefe on the Week Ahead in CongressEd O'Keefe; Paul OrgelEd O’Keefe, speaking by phone, previewed the week ahead in Congress. Ed O’Keefe, speaking by phone, previewed the week ahead in Congress.
3:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Q&A with William TaubmanBrian Lamb; William TaubmanWilliam Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the ... William Taubman talked about his biography of reformer Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union.