Q&A Schedule

Week of December 7 through December 14

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, December 9
8:02 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. LIVE Eric Morath on the November Jobs ReportKimberly Atkins; Eric MorathEric Morath discussed the November 2017 jobs report. Eric Morath discussed the November 2017 jobs report. 8:32 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 26 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Kimberly AtkinsTelephone lines and social media were open to take viewer comments on the latest new headlines. Telephone lines and social media were open to take viewer comments on the latest new headlines. 9:01 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. LIVE W.J. Hennigan on the Role of Special Operations ForcesKimberly Atkins; W.J. HenniganW.J. Hennigan discussed his TIME article about the U.S. military’s growing reliance ... W.J. Hennigan discussed his TIME article about the U.S. military’s growing reliance on elite special operations forces and the toll it was taking on those fighters.

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
9:34 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. LIVE Dr. Walid Gellad on Proposed CVS-Aetna MergerKimberly Atkins; Walid GelladDr. Walid Gellad, a doctor and professor of health policy and management at the University of ... Dr. Walid Gellad, a doctor and professor of health policy and management at the University of Pittsburgh, discussed the potential impact of the proposed CVS-Aetna merger. 10:02 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 20 min. Interstate Concealed Carry Bill DebateThe House debated legislation that would allow people to use permits for carrying concealed ... The House debated legislation that would allow people to use permits for carrying concealed handguns across state lines, while also increasing enforcement of the background check system. The bill passed 231-198. 11:22 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Kellie Mejdrich on Federal Spending and Tax ReformKellie Mejdrich; Bill ScanlanKellie Mejdrich discussed what is ahead in the House and Senate talks on federal spending and tax ... Kellie Mejdrich discussed what is ahead in the House and Senate talks on federal spending and tax reform legislation in the upcoming week.
11:29 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 20 min. President Trump Remarks at White House Hanukkah ReceptionLouise Lawrence-Israëls; Meir Y. Soloveichik; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump spoke at a White House Hanukkah reception one day after recognizing Jerusalem as ... President Trump spoke at a White House Hanukkah reception one day after recognizing Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. 11:50 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 15 min. Eric Morath on the November Jobs ReportKimberly Atkins; Eric MorathEric Morath discussed the November 2017 jobs report. Eric Morath discussed the November 2017 jobs report. 12:06 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. LIVE President Trump at Civil Rights Museum OpeningPhil Bryant; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the ... President Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the Museum of Mississippi History in Jackson.
12:16 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 38 min. LIVE DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 2Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; Marcia Fudge; Maya L. Harris; David Huynh; Elaine C. Kamarck; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Jorge Neri; Gus Newport; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; James Roosevelt Jr.; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyFollowing a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day ... Following a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day meetings. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Among the proposals were reducing the number of super delegates who are not bound to state primaries or caucuses by more than half, and making the elections more accessible and transparent. The full national committee will vote on the recommendations at its fall 2018 meeting. The commission was created in 2016 after calls to make the nominating process more fair following the presidential primaries between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). 1:54 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 5 min. LIVE DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 1Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; David Huynh; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Helen McFadden; Jorge Neri; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyThe Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on ... The Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on December 8-9, 2017. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Members debated issues involving un-pledged delegates, same-day voter registration, and rule changes for states that hold both primaries and caucuses. The proposed recommendations by the commission will be voted on the full committee. The meeting began with remarks by an audience member who voiced her disapproval with the commission. to provide recommendations for changing the presidential nomination process in areas including transparency and inclusiveness. 3:03 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. Senator Strange Farewell AddressSenator Luther Strange (R-AL) delivered his farewell address, noting a lack of bipartisanship. He ... Senator Luther Strange (R-AL) delivered his farewell address, noting a lack of bipartisanship. He said that service and sacrifice was needed, talked about childhood experiences, and praised his longtime friend, Attorney General Jeff Sessions. He stated that the Senate was designed for change but not for the factionalism that he said pervaded the chamber, and called for a return to the collegiality of the old days.
3:32 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 18 min. Tom Steyer on Impeachment EffortsJohn C. Bonifaz; Ben Clements; Ron Fein; Catherine J. Ross; Tom Steyer; Jennifer TaubTom Steyer, a billionaire political activist and Democratic donor, argued the legal case for ... Tom Steyer, a billionaire political activist and Democratic donor, argued the legal case for impeachment of President Trump. Mr. Steyer was joined by two law professors as well as activists with the Free Speech for People group at the National Press Club. Mr. Steyerstarted a grass roots effort to convince lawmakers to begin impeachment proceedings. He said more than 3.3 million Americans had signed onto the petition. On this same day, Representative Al Green (D-TX) pushed for debate on articles of impeachment on the House floor. Lawmakers voted against the effort. 4:52 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 41 min. Conversation with Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Conway; Steve ScullyIn an interview with C-SPAN. White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway talked about her personal and ... In an interview with C-SPAN. White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway talked about her personal and professional life. She discussed her childhood in New Jersey, the state of U.S. political discourse, and serving in the Trump administration. Other topics included her Catholic faith and raising four children. 5:34 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 12 min. President Trump at Civil Rights Museum OpeningPhil Bryant; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the ... President Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the Museum of Mississippi History in Jackson.
5:48 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. Eric Morath on the November Jobs ReportKimberly Atkins; Eric MorathEric Morath discussed the November 2017 jobs report. Eric Morath discussed the November 2017 jobs report. 6:16 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Kellie Mejdrich on Federal Spending and Tax ReformKellie Mejdrich; Bill ScanlanKellie Mejdrich discussed what is ahead in the House and Senate talks on federal spending and tax ... Kellie Mejdrich discussed what is ahead in the House and Senate talks on federal spending and tax reform legislation in the upcoming week. 6:21 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Weekly Presidential AddressDonald J. TrumpIn his weekly address President Trump talked about sanctuary cities and immigration laws. In his weekly address President Trump talked about sanctuary cities and immigration laws.
6:24 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 4 min. Weekly Democratic AddressChris CoonsIn the weekly Democratic address, Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) talked about about government ... In the weekly Democratic address, Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) talked about about government spending. 6:29 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Communicators Roundtable Discussion on Net NeutralityRobert M. McDowell; Peter Slen; Gigi B. SohnTelecommunications advocates Gigi Sohn and Robert McDowell talked about internet regulation. The ... Telecommunications advocates Gigi Sohn and Robert McDowell talked about internet regulation. The Federal Communications Commission was scheduled to vote on December 14, 2017, on reversing rules adopted in 2015 by former FCC Chair Tom Wheeler.(D) These “net neutrality” rules required internet providers to allow content providers equal access to networks and reclassified broadband service as a utility, thus making providers subject to stricter regulation. Ms. Sohn was a key adviser to Mr. Wheeler on developing these net neutrality rules, and Mr. McDowell was a Republican FCC commissioner during that time. 7:01 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. National Counterterrorism Center Director Nicholas Rasmussen RemarksWilliam "Bill" Joseph Burns; Nicholas "Nick" J. RasmussenOutgoing National Counterterrorism Center Director Nicholas Rasmussen talked about his tenure and ... Outgoing National Counterterrorism Center Director Nicholas Rasmussen talked about his tenure and growing terror threats. He was asked about President Trump’s recent decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital city and said there was no doubt there would be an increase in violence in the area that would add to the security problem and complexity of the situation. He added that the role of his department is to assess the threat in the region.
8:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 11 min. President Trump at Civil Rights Museum OpeningPhil Bryant; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the ... President Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the Museum of Mississippi History in Jackson. 8:15 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 6 min. DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 1Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; David Huynh; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Helen McFadden; Jorge Neri; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyThe Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on ... The Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on December 8-9, 2017. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Members debated issues involving un-pledged delegates, same-day voter registration, and rule changes for states that hold both primaries and caucuses. The proposed recommendations by the commission will be voted on the full committee. The meeting began with remarks by an audience member who voiced her disapproval with the commission. to provide recommendations for changing the presidential nomination process in areas including transparency and inclusiveness. 9:21 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 42 min. DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 2Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; Marcia Fudge; Maya L. Harris; David Huynh; Elaine C. Kamarck; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Jorge Neri; Gus Newport; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; James Roosevelt Jr.; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyFollowing a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day ... Following a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day meetings. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Among the proposals were reducing the number of super delegates who are not bound to state primaries or caucuses by more than half, and making the elections more accessible and transparent. The full national committee will vote on the recommendations at its fall 2018 meeting. The commission was created in 2016 after calls to make the nominating process more fair following the presidential primaries between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT).
11:06 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. Dr. Walid Gellad on Proposed CVS-Aetna MergerKimberly Atkins; Walid GelladDr. Walid Gellad, a doctor and professor of health policy and management at the University of ... Dr. Walid Gellad, a doctor and professor of health policy and management at the University of Pittsburgh, discussed the potential impact of the proposed CVS-Aetna merger. 11:33 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 11 min. President Trump at Civil Rights Museum OpeningPhil Bryant; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the ... President Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the Museum of Mississippi History in Jackson. 11:47 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 6 min. DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 1Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; David Huynh; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Helen McFadden; Jorge Neri; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyThe Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on ... The Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on December 8-9, 2017. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Members debated issues involving un-pledged delegates, same-day voter registration, and rule changes for states that hold both primaries and caucuses. The proposed recommendations by the commission will be voted on the full committee. The meeting began with remarks by an audience member who voiced her disapproval with the commission. to provide recommendations for changing the presidential nomination process in areas including transparency and inclusiveness.
Sunday, December 10
12:53 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 42 min. DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 2Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; Marcia Fudge; Maya L. Harris; David Huynh; Elaine C. Kamarck; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Jorge Neri; Gus Newport; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; James Roosevelt Jr.; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyFollowing a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day ... Following a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day meetings. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Among the proposals were reducing the number of super delegates who are not bound to state primaries or caucuses by more than half, and making the elections more accessible and transparent. The full national committee will vote on the recommendations at its fall 2018 meeting. The commission was created in 2016 after calls to make the nominating process more fair following the presidential primaries between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). 2:38 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. Dr. Walid Gellad on Proposed CVS-Aetna MergerKimberly Atkins; Walid GelladDr. Walid Gellad, a doctor and professor of health policy and management at the University of ... Dr. Walid Gellad, a doctor and professor of health policy and management at the University of Pittsburgh, discussed the potential impact of the proposed CVS-Aetna merger. 3:04 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 45 min. Representative Gerald Connolly on Security Threats in North AfricaJon Alterman; Gerry ConnollyRepresentative Gerald Connolly (D-VA) gave keynote remarks at a Center for Strategic and ... Representative Gerald Connolly (D-VA) gave keynote remarks at a Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) day-long discussion on security threats in the region of North Africa, known as Maghreb. Following his speech, he answered questions from moderator Jon Alterman and audience members.
3:54 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 5 min. DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 1Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; David Huynh; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Helen McFadden; Jorge Neri; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyThe Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on ... The Democratic National Committee’s Unity Reform Commission held its final meetings on December 8-9, 2017. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Members debated issues involving un-pledged delegates, same-day voter registration, and rule changes for states that hold both primaries and caucuses. The proposed recommendations by the commission will be voted on the full committee. The meeting began with remarks by an audience member who voiced her disapproval with the commission. to provide recommendations for changing the presidential nomination process in areas including transparency and inclusiveness. 5:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 42 min. DNC Unity Reform Commission, Day 2, Part 2Jan Bauer; Jeff Berman; Larry Cohen; Lucy Flores; Marcia Fudge; Maya L. Harris; David Huynh; Elaine C. Kamarck; Jane Kleeb; Nomiki Konst; Yvette Lewis; Jorge Neri; Gus Newport; Jennifer O'Malley Dillon; James Roosevelt Jr.; Emmy Ruiz; Nina Turner; Jeff Weaver; Wellington Webb; James J. ZogbyFollowing a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day ... Following a break, the Democratic National Committee resumed the final session of its two-day meetings. The 21-member panel was created to recommend changes to the party’s presidential nomination process after calls to make the system more fair. Among the proposals were reducing the number of super delegates who are not bound to state primaries or caucuses by more than half, and making the elections more accessible and transparent. The full national committee will vote on the recommendations at its fall 2018 meeting. The commission was created in 2016 after calls to make the nominating process more fair following the presidential primaries between former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). 6:45 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 11 min. President Trump at Civil Rights Museum OpeningPhil Bryant; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the ... President Trump attended the opening day ceremony of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the Museum of Mississippi History in Jackson.
7:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1Steve ScullyTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “Should there be higher ethical standards for elected officials?” The question was related to the resignations of three members of Congress that week, due to claims of sexual harassment, sexual assault allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, and similar charges against other high-profile males throughout 2017. 8:04 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 34 min. LIVE Randy Capps on Immigration EnforcementRandy Capps; Steve ScullyRandy Capps talked about new government statistics that show arrests on the U.S.-Mexico border ... Randy Capps talked about new government statistics that show arrests on the U.S.-Mexico border falling to record low levels, with other immigration detentions in the interior rising sharply. 8:40 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 19 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Steve ScullyTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day. Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day.
9:02 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 56 min. LIVE News Review with Ruth Marcus and Mona CharenMona Charen; Ruth Marcus; Steve ScullyRuth Marcus, Washington Post Editorial Page deputy editor, and syndicated columnist Mona ... Ruth Marcus, Washington Post Editorial Page deputy editor, and syndicated columnist Mona Charen analyzed the news of the week. Topics included congressional Republican efforts on tax reform, sexual harassment charges against members of Congress, and the December 12 Alabama Senate special election. 10:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 33 min. Newsmakers with Senator Pat RobertsPhilip Brasher; Siobhan Hughes; Pat Roberts; Greta Wodele-BrawnerSenate Agriculture Committee Chair Pat Roberts talks about NAFTA, a farm bill, tax overhaul ... Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Pat Roberts talks about NAFTA, a farm bill, tax overhaul legislation and spending bills in Congress, and Senate politics with the resignation of Senator Al Franken announced that week and what he expects if Roy Moore is elected to the Senate from Alabama on December 12. 10:36 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 12 min. President Trump Statement on JerusalemDonald J. TrumpPresident Trump signed an executive order officially recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of ... President Trump signed an executive order officially recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In doing so, he became the first president to not issue a waiver to a 1995 law requiring a move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, and to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. President Trump said he was directing the State Department to immediately begin planning the embassy’s move, and that his decision did not diminish his administration’s desire to forge a peace agreement between Israel and Palestine in a “two-state solution.”
10:49 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Jerusalem AnnouncementBenjamin NetanyahuIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave brief remarks following President Trump’s ... Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave brief remarks following President Trump’s announcement recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The Prime Minister called the announcement a “historic day” and thanked President Trump for the decision. Mr. Netanyahu stressed that there would be no change to the status quo of the holy sites and called on all countries “that seek peace” to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move their embassies there. 10:51 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. U.N. Secretary-General Statement on Jerusalem DesignationAntonio GuterresUnited Nations Secretary-General António Guterres delivered a statement expressing his opposition ... United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres delivered a statement expressing his opposition to President Trump’s announcement that the U.S. would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move its embassy from Tel Aviv. Mr. Guterres said such a decision should have only been made in the context of a broader Israel-Palestine peace agreement. 10:53 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 35 min. U.N. Security Council Meeting on U.S. Jerusalem DecisionDanny Danon; Nikki Haley; Riyad Mansour; Vassily Nebenzia; Matthew John Rycroft; Haitao WuMembers of the U.N. Security Council delivered remarks regarding President Trump’s decision ... Members of the U.N. Security Council delivered remarks regarding President Trump’s decision to move the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, and to recognize that city as the Israeli capital. The U.N.'s special coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process told the council before the remarks that the move “could seriously undermine current peace efforts and may have repercussions across the region,” a sentiment echoed by U.S. allies on the Security Council, like the United Kingdom. Following the meeting, Riyad Mansour, the Palestinian ambassador to the U.N. spoke briefly with reporters about President Trump’s decision.
11:30 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 11 min. Senator Franken Announces ResignationSenator Al Franken (D-MN) told Senate colleagues and staff that he will resign in the coming ... Senator Al Franken (D-MN) told Senate colleagues and staff that he will resign in the coming weeks. His decision came in the wake of allegations of sexual misconduct. He noted that President Trump faces similar allegations. He also thanked colleagues and the people of Minnesota, and mentioned the late Senator Paul Wellstone (D-MN) several times. 11:44 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 30 min. Religious Freedom and Anti-Discrimination LawRoger Pilon; John Paul Schnapper-Casteras; Ilya ShapiroTwo legal scholars debated the balance between religious freedom and anti-discrimination laws. The ... Two legal scholars debated the balance between religious freedom and anti-discrimination laws. The event was held one day before the Supreme Court was to hear oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, which concerns a Colorado bakery that refused to provide a cake for a same-sex wedding ceremony. The panelists discussed the various legal questions justices would consider. Following their debate, they took questions from the both the moderator and audience. 1:15 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 27 min. Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission Oral ArgumentSamuel A. Alito Jr.; Stephen G. Breyer; David Cole; Noel J. Francisco; Ruth Bader Ginsburg; Neil Gorsuch; Elena Kagan; Anthony M. Kennedy; John G. Roberts Jr.; Sonia Sotomayor; Kristen Waggoner; Frederick R. YargerThe Supreme Court heard oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case concerns whether Colorado’s anti-discrimination law violated a baker’s First Amendment rights to freedom of expression, speech, and exercise of religion when he refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. The law prohibits in commercial settings discrimination against a person based on several factors, including sexual orientation. David Mullins and Charlie Craig filed a complaint with the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, which initially ruled that Jack Phillips violated the law by refusing to sell and bake a cake for the couple. Mr. Phillips appealed the commission’s decision in Colorado courts, but they, too, ruled in favor of Mr. Mullins and Mr. Craig.
2:43 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. Supreme Court Sights and SoundsC-SPAN captured sights an sounds from outside the Supreme Court as justices hear oral argument in ... C-SPAN captured sights an sounds from outside the Supreme Court as justices hear oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, which centers around a Colorado baker’s refusal to discuss making a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. 3:10 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. Representatives Hoyer and DeGette on Colorado Anti-Discrimination LawDiana L. DeGette; Steny HoyerHouse Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO) reacted to oral ... House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case concerns whether the First Amendment bars Colorado from requiring a baker to create a cake for a same-sex wedding. 3:18 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Representative Steve King on Colorado Anti-Discrimination LawSteve KingRepresentative Steve King (R-IA) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado ... Representative Steve King (R-IA) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case concerns whether the First Amendment bars Colorado from requiring a baker to create a cake for a same-sex wedding. He spoke in support of plaintiff Jack Phillips.
3:22 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Senator Duckworth on Colorado Anti-Discrimination LawTammy DuckworthSenator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado ... Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case concerns whether the First Amendment bars Colorado from requiring a baker to create a cake for a same-sex wedding. Senator Duckworth spoke in support of respondents Charlie Craig and David Mullins. 3:24 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Senator Booker on Colorado Anti-Discrimination LawCory BookerSenator Cory Booker (D-NJ) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil ... Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) reacted to oral argument in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The case concerns whether the First Amendment bars Colorado from requiring a baker to create a cake for a same-sex wedding. Senator Booker spoke in support of respondents Charlie Craig and David Mullins. 3:38 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 4 min. Senator Burr on Russia Investigation and CybersecurityRichard Burr; David E. SangerSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) was interviewed by David Sanger at a ... Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) was interviewed by David Sanger at a symposium on cybersecurity threats to democracies, including voting infrastructure security and foreign attempts to shape public debate through disinformation and online commentary. Senator Burr gave an update on his committee’s investigation involving Russia and the 2016 elections. He said they the committee had interviewed over 100 individuals so far, but he declined to provide a timeline for when the investigation would be completed. In addition, he discussed his concerns with voting infrastructure security for the 2018 midterm elections.
4:43 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 13 min. John Podesta on the 2016 Presidential Campaign and Trump AdministrationPeter Feaver; John D. PodestaJohn Podesta, chair of 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s campaign, ... John Podesta, chair of 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s campaign, assessed the 2016 election, including some of the contributing factors to her loss to Donald Trump. He also discussed allegations by former interim Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile that the primaries were “rigged” in Mrs. Clinton’s and against her challenger Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). 5:59 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 33 min. Newsmakers with Senator Pat RobertsPhilip Brasher; Siobhan Hughes; Pat Roberts; Greta Wodele-BrawnerSenate Agriculture Committee Chair Pat Roberts talks about NAFTA, a farm bill, tax overhaul ... Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Pat Roberts talks about NAFTA, a farm bill, tax overhaul legislation and spending bills in Congress, and Senate politics with the resignation of Senator Al Franken announced that week and what he expects if Roy Moore is elected to the Senate from Alabama on December 12. 6:34 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 21 min. President Trump Rally in Pensacola, FloridaDonald J. TrumpPresident Trump held a rally in Pensacola, Florida, where he talked about the upcoming Alabama ... President Trump held a rally in Pensacola, Florida, where he talked about the upcoming Alabama Senate special election, the Republican tax reform bill, jobs, and the economy.
8:00 PM EST on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with Tiffany WrightBrian Lamb; Tiffany WrightAttorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she ... Attorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she overcame to become a clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. 8:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Tiffany WrightBrian Lamb; Tiffany WrightAttorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she ... Attorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she overcame to become a clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. 8:59 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Question TimeIan Blackford; Peter Bone; Alex Chalk; Michael Fabricant; Lucy Frazer; Louise Haigh; Adrian Bailey; John Baron; Henry Bellingham; John Bercow; Ben Bradshaw; Jack Brereton; Deidre Brock; Alan Brown; Karen Buck; Jeremy Corbyn; Vicky Ford; Ruth George; John Grogan; Drew Hendry; Bernard Jenkin; Theresa May; Andrew Mitchell; Mike Penning; Jacob Rees-Mogg; Liz Saville Roberts; Douglas Ross; Jim Shannon; Anne-Marie Trevelyan; Alan WhiteheadBritish Prime Minister Theresa May took questions from members of the House of Commons. Topics ... British Prime Minister Theresa May took questions from members of the House of Commons. Topics included President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capitol, funding for cancer research the status of Brexit negotiation.
9:44 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 17 min. British Prime Minister and European Commission President on Brexit NegotiationsJean-Claude Juncker; Theresa MayBritish Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to ... British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to the press after reaching an agreement to move to the second stage of talks on the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, also known as “Brexit.” The two sides reached a deal on one of the more controversial issues, a “hard” border between Northern Ireland, which is part of the U.K., and the Republic of Ireland, a European Union member. Additionally, the joint agreement offered more clarity on the rights of EU citizens living in the U.K. as well as the British government’s continued contribution to the EU budget up to the end of 2020.

The second phase of negotiations was to focus on trade relations
10:01 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. European Council President Donald Tusk Statement on Brexit NegotiationsDonald TuskEuropean Council President Donald Tusk gave a brief statement outlining the latest negotiations ... European Council President Donald Tusk gave a brief statement outlining the latest negotiations with British Prime Minister Theresa May over the U.K.'s vote in June 2016to leave the European Union, also know as Brexit. Earlier in the week, there was reported concern over whether a deal could be struck between the two parties and if the anticipated trade talks could begin. President Tusk said that while he was satisfied with the current terms, challenges still remain ahead, and he warned that the U.K. must respect budget commitments and judicial oversight during the transition period. 10:06 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 52 min. News Review with Ruth Marcus and Mona CharenMona Charen; Ruth Marcus; Steve ScullyRuth Marcus, Washington Post Editorial Page deputy editor, and syndicated columnist Mona ... Ruth Marcus, Washington Post Editorial Page deputy editor, and syndicated columnist Mona Charen analyzed the news of the week. Topics included congressional Republican efforts on tax reform, sexual harassment charges against members of Congress, and the December 12 Alabama Senate special election.
10:59 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Tiffany WrightBrian Lamb; Tiffany WrightAttorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she ... Attorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she overcame to become a clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. 11:00 PM EST on RadioApprox. 59 min. Q&A with Tiffany WrightBrian Lamb; Tiffany WrightAttorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she ... Attorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she overcame to become a clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
Monday, December 11
12:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Question TimeIan Blackford; Peter Bone; Alex Chalk; Michael Fabricant; Lucy Frazer; Louise Haigh; Adrian Bailey; John Baron; Henry Bellingham; John Bercow; Ben Bradshaw; Jack Brereton; Deidre Brock; Alan Brown; Karen Buck; Jeremy Corbyn; Vicky Ford; Ruth George; John Grogan; Drew Hendry; Bernard Jenkin; Theresa May; Andrew Mitchell; Mike Penning; Jacob Rees-Mogg; Liz Saville Roberts; Douglas Ross; Jim Shannon; Anne-Marie Trevelyan; Alan WhiteheadBritish Prime Minister Theresa May took questions from members of the House of Commons. Topics ... British Prime Minister Theresa May took questions from members of the House of Commons. Topics included President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capitol, funding for cancer research the status of Brexit negotiation. 12:45 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 28 min. Combating Sexual Harassment in the U.K.Tonia Antoniazzi; Michael Conroy; Angela Crawley; Rosemany "Rosie" Clare Duffield; Kirstene Hair; Mark Hamilton; Scarlet Harris; Eddie Hughes; Clare McGlynn; Maria Miller; Jess Phillips; Gavin Shuker; Tulip SiddiqA British parliamentary committee held a hearing on sexual harassment in the workplace, and the ... A British parliamentary committee held a hearing on sexual harassment in the workplace, and the attitudes and behaviors that lead to harassment and sexism in culture. 2:16 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 hr. 41 min. FBI OversightDoug Collins; Blake Randolph Farenthold; Karen C. Handel; Tom Marino; Martha Roby; Karen Bass; Andy Biggs; Ken Buck; Steven Chabot; David N. Cicilline; Steve Cohen; Ron DeSantis; Ted Deutch; Matt Gaetz; Louie Gohmert Jr.; Bob Goodlatte; Trey Gowdy; Darrell Issa; Sheila Jackson-Lee; Pramila Jayapal; Hakeem Jeffries; Hank Johnson Jr.; Mike Johnson; Jim Jordan; Steve King; Raul R. Labrador; Ted Lieu; Zoe Lofgren; Jerrold Nadler; Ted Poe; Jamie Raskin; John Ratcliffe; Cedric Richmond; John Henry Rutherford; Brad Schneider; Eric Swalwell; Christopher WrayFBI Director Christopher Wray testified in an oversight hearing before the House Judiciary ... FBI Director Christopher Wray testified in an oversight hearing before the House Judiciary Committee. He addressed members' questions on several issues including the investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Russian influence in the 2016 elections, the ongoing review by the Justice Department inspector general into the FBI’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, and comments made by President Trump on Twitter about the work and reputation of the FBI.
5:00 AM EST on RadioApprox. 1 hr. Q&A with Tiffany WrightBrian Lamb; Tiffany WrightAttorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she ... Attorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she overcame to become a clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. 5:59 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Tiffany WrightBrian Lamb; Tiffany WrightAttorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she ... Attorney Tiffany Wright talked about growing up in Washington, D.C., and the obstacles she overcame to become a clerk for Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. 7:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1Pedro EchevarriaTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “What is your ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question “What is your level of interest in the Mueller Russia probe?”