Prime Minister's Questions Schedule

Week of January 12 through January 19

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, January 14
8:33 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. LIVE Supreme Court Case on Special Education RightsKimberly Atkins; Carolyn PhenicieCarolyn Phenicie talked about the Supreme Court’s consideration of Endrew F. v. Douglas ... Carolyn Phenicie talked about the Supreme Court’s consideration of Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, which dealt with public school education standards for children with disabilities. 9:02 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. LIVE Congress and Regulation OversightKimberly Atkins; Kevin KosarKevin Kosar talked about his recent piece in National Affairs examining whether Congress ... Kevin Kosar talked about his recent piece in National Affairs examining whether Congress needs a so-called “regulation office” in order to better balance the power between the executive and legislative branches.

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
9:32 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. LIVE Open PhonesKimberly AtkinsTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on police relations in their ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on police relations in their communities.
10:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 50 min. Russia's Role in Election-Year HackingJohn O. Brennan; James R. Clapper; James B. Comey Jr.; Michael "Mike" S. Rogers; Roy Blunt; Richard Burr; Susan M. Collins; John Cornyn; Tom Cotton; Kamala D. Harris; Martin Heinrich; Angus King; James Lankford; Joe Manchin III; Jack Reed; James "Jim" E. Risch; Marco Rubio; Mark R. Warner; Ron WydenDirector of National Intelligence James Clapper and the heads of the FBI, CIA, and the National ... Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and the heads of the FBI, CIA, and the National Security Agency testified at a hearing on their collective investigation and findings on Russian influence in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The witnesses reiterated many of the points made in their unclassified report on Russia’s influence, including their conclusion that Russian President Vladimir Putin was directly involved. In his first congressional appearance since the election, FBI Director James Comey faced sharp questioning on whether his agency was investigating potential connections between either of the presidential campaigns and Russian officials, and he said he could not comment on whether such an investigation was ongoing. 11:51 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 7 min. Interview with Representative Ro KhannaGreta Wodele Brawner; Rohit "Ro" KhannaRepresentative Ro Khanna (D-CA), the deputy assistant commerce secretary under President Barack ... Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA), the deputy assistant commerce secretary under President Barack Obama, spoke to C-SPAN for a House freshman profile interview. He talked about how his grandfather piqued his interest in politics and what he hoped to accomplish for his constituents in the 17th Congressional District, largely comprised of Silicon Valley residents. 11:54 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 53 min. LIVE National Action Network Pre-Inauguration RallyRas Baraka; Melanie L. Campbell; Gwen Carr; Kristen Clarke; Jeffrey David Cox Sr.; Sybrina Fulton; Mary-Pat Hector; Jeff Merkley; Marc Morial; Janet Murguia; Rashad Robinson; Terri Sewell; Al Sharpton Jr.The Reverend Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders led a march in Washington, DC to give ... The Reverend Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders led a march in Washington, DC to give voice to issues including voting rights, criminal justice, health care and pay equity. Following the march, a rally was held near the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial. Some of the speakers included NAACP President Cornell William Brooks, author and professor Michael Eric Dyson, U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser. Also addressing the audience were relatives of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner and Walter Scott who were killed in incidents involving the police. The event was co-organized by the National Action Network, the NAACP, the National Urban League, and the Black Women’s Roundtable.
1:49 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 16 min. LIVE Open Phones on Civil Rights RallyBob SpenceTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments following the National Action ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments following the National Action Network’s pre-Inauguration Day civil rights rally at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial. 2:06 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 40 min. Secretary John Kerry Remarks on the Presidential TransitionJohn F. Kerry; Judy WoodruffSecretary of State John Kerry outlined the foreign policy challenges facing the incoming Donald ... Secretary of State John Kerry outlined the foreign policy challenges facing the incoming Donald Trump administration. Secretary Kerry defended the Obama administration on those challenges, saying President Obama and the U.S. had led on many fronts. He also predicted that Obama administration efforts on climate change would endure during the next administration. 2:47 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 40 min. Foreign Policy and National SecurityMichael T. Flynn; Stephen J. Hadley; Susan RiceNational Security Adviser Susan Rice spoke about the foreign policy accomplishments under the ... National Security Adviser Susan Rice spoke about the foreign policy accomplishments under the Obama administration, highlighting the Iran nuclear deal, new relations with Cuba, and the pivot to the Asia-Pacific region. Following her remarks, she ceremoniously “passed off” her role to incoming National Security Adviser, Retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, who later in his remarks outlined national security challenges and priorities.
3:27 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Presidential AddressBarack ObamaIn his final weekly presidential address, President Obama reflected on his presidency and farewell ... In his final weekly presidential address, President Obama reflected on his presidency and farewell address given the preceding Tuesday in Chicago. 3:31 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Republican AddressDeb FischerSenator Deb Fischer (R-NE) gave the weekly presidential address. She talked about Republican ... Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) gave the weekly presidential address. She talked about Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. 3:35 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. Tom Barrack Remarks at Trump TowerThomas "Tom" J. Barrack Jr.Tom Barrack, the chair of the Presidential Inaugural Committee, talked with reporters at Trump ... Tom Barrack, the chair of the Presidential Inaugural Committee, talked with reporters at Trump Tower in New York City about preparations for the 58th presidential inauguration.
3:42 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 10 min. Interview with Representative Roger MarshallRoger Marshall M.D.; Greta Wodele BrawnerRepresentative Roger Marshall (R-KS), who represents Kansas' First Congressional District, spoke ... Representative Roger Marshall (R-KS), who represents Kansas' First Congressional District, spoke to C-SPAN for a House freshman profile interview. Representative Marshall, a doctor specializing in obstetrics and gynecology, talked about why health care is such an important issue for him. He also outlined his policy agenda for his first term in the 115th Congress. 3:53 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 26 min. Homeland Security Secretary Confirmation HearingMargaret "Maggie" Wood Hassan; Heidi Heitkamp; John Hoeven; James Lankford; Claire McCaskill; Rand Paul M.D.; Robert "Bob" M. Gates; John F. Kelly; Tom Carper; Steve Daines; Michael "Mike" B. Enzi; Kamala D. Harris; Ron Johnson; John S. McCain III; Gary Peters; Rob Portman; Jon TesterRetired Marine Corps General John Kelly, the nominee to be secretary of the Department of Homeland ... Retired Marine Corps General John Kelly, the nominee to be secretary of the Department of Homeland Security in the incoming Trump administration, responded to questions regarding border security and immigration policy, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. He was introduced by former Defense Secretary Robert Gates. General Kelly said that he did not think Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) would be a high priority for deportation and building a physical wall along the U.S.-Mexico border would not be sufficient and a layered defense strategy was needed for border security.

After the hearing the committee’s chair and ranking member, Senators Ron Johnson (R-WI) and Claire McCaskill (D-MO) spoke to the press. They said they anticipated that he would be confirmed by the Senate.
6:20 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Presidential AddressBarack ObamaIn his final weekly presidential address, President Obama reflected on his presidency and farewell ... In his final weekly presidential address, President Obama reflected on his presidency and farewell address given the preceding Tuesday in Chicago.
6:24 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. Weekly Republican AddressDeb FischerSenator Deb Fischer (R-NE) gave the weekly presidential address. She talked about Republican ... Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) gave the weekly presidential address. She talked about Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. 6:29 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Communicators with Representatives Darrell Issa and Suzan DelBeneSuzan DelBene; Ashley Gold; Darrell Issa; Peter SlenRepresentatives Darrell Issa (R-CA) and Suzan DelBene (D-WA), co-chairs of the Internet of Things ... Representatives Darrell Issa (R-CA) and Suzan DelBene (D-WA), co-chairs of the Internet of Things Caucus, talked about technology and internet issues facing Congress and the incoming Trump administration. Topics included how technology devices were becoming needs instead of choices, and how the privacy, operations, and security aspects of devices and services were beginning to intersect with national security. 7:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 52 min. Defense Secretary Farewell CeremonyAshton B. Carter; Joseph F. Dunford Jr.Defense Secretary Ashton Carter was honored at a formal military farewell ceremony as he closed ... Defense Secretary Ashton Carter was honored at a formal military farewell ceremony as he closed out his decades of service in the Defense Department. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Genenal Joe Dunford called Secretary Carter’s leadership “visionary” and “compassionate” in his caring of the troops. Mr. Carter became defense secretary in 2015 and served as deputy defense secretary from 2011-2013.
8:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 49 min. National Action Network Pre-Inauguration RallyRas Baraka; Melanie L. Campbell; Gwen Carr; Kristen Clarke; Jeffrey David Cox Sr.; Sybrina Fulton; Mary-Pat Hector; Jeff Merkley; Marc Morial; Janet Murguia; Rashad Robinson; Terri Sewell; Al Sharpton Jr.The Reverend Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders led a march in Washington, DC to give ... The Reverend Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders led a march in Washington, DC to give voice to issues including voting rights, criminal justice, health care and pay equity. Following the march, a rally was held near the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial. Some of the speakers included NAACP President Cornell William Brooks, author and professor Michael Eric Dyson, U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser. Also addressing the audience were relatives of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner and Walter Scott who were killed in incidents involving the police. The event was co-organized by the National Action Network, the NAACP, the National Urban League, and the Black Women’s Roundtable. 9:51 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. President-Elect Donald Trump and Steve Harvey at Trump TowerSteve Harvey; Donald J. TrumpPresident-elect Donald Trump made an appearance in the Trump Tower lobby along with talk show host ... President-elect Donald Trump made an appearance in the Trump Tower lobby along with talk show host Steve Harvey. The comedian said he would not be attending the presidential inauguration. 10:01 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Endrew F. v. Douglas City School District Oral ArgumentSamuel A. Alito Jr.; Stephen G. Breyer; Jeffrey L. Fisher; Ruth Bader Ginsburg; Irving "Irv" L. Gornstein; Elena Kagan; Neal K. Katyal; Anthony M. Kennedy; John G. Roberts Jr.; Sonia Sotomayor; Clarence ThomasThe Supreme Court heard oral argument in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, which ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, which concerns the level of support public schools are required to give students with disabilities. In 1975 Congress passed the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act that requires school districts to provide individually designed public education for each child with a disability in exchange for federal funds for these services. Endrew F. is an autistic child whose parents argue that their son’s public school education did not go far enough in helping him. They appealed a lower court’s decision denying their request to be reimbursed for sending him to a private school.
11:05 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 49 min. National Action Network Pre-Inauguration RallyRas Baraka; Melanie L. Campbell; Gwen Carr; Kristen Clarke; Jeffrey David Cox Sr.; Sybrina Fulton; Mary-Pat Hector; Jeff Merkley; Marc Morial; Janet Murguia; Rashad Robinson; Terri Sewell; Al Sharpton Jr.The Reverend Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders led a march in Washington, DC to give ... The Reverend Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders led a march in Washington, DC to give voice to issues including voting rights, criminal justice, health care and pay equity. Following the march, a rally was held near the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial. Some of the speakers included NAACP President Cornell William Brooks, author and professor Michael Eric Dyson, U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser. Also addressing the audience were relatives of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner and Walter Scott who were killed in incidents involving the police. The event was co-organized by the National Action Network, the NAACP, the National Urban League, and the Black Women’s Roundtable.
Sunday, January 15
12:57 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Endrew F. v. Douglas City School District Oral ArgumentSamuel A. Alito Jr.; Stephen G. Breyer; Jeffrey L. Fisher; Ruth Bader Ginsburg; Irving "Irv" L. Gornstein; Elena Kagan; Neal K. Katyal; Anthony M. Kennedy; John G. Roberts Jr.; Sonia Sotomayor; Clarence ThomasThe Supreme Court heard oral argument in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, which ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, which concerns the level of support public schools are required to give students with disabilities. In 1975 Congress passed the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act that requires school districts to provide individually designed public education for each child with a disability in exchange for federal funds for these services. Endrew F. is an autistic child whose parents argue that their son’s public school education did not go far enough in helping him. They appealed a lower court’s decision denying their request to be reimbursed for sending him to a private school. 2:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. Sylvia Burwell Remarks at the National Press ClubThomas Burr; Sylvia Mathews BurwellHealth and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell spoke at the National Press Club. She warned ... Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell spoke at the National Press Club. She warned Congress against repealing the Affordable Care Act without having a comprehensive replacement in place. She added that the consequences would be “stark” and affect everyone’s health care. She also urged her successor to make cybersecurity a priority. Following her prepared remarks Secretary Burwell responded to written questions from audience members. 3:01 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 37 min. Health Care Policy, Part 1Joseph Antos; Michael C. Burgess M.D.; Elli Dai; Yvette Fontenot; Alice M. Rivlin; Sally Welborn; Jeff WhiteRepresentative Michael Burgess (R-TX), a physician and chair of the House Energy and Commerce ... Representative Michael Burgess (R-TX), a physician and chair of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, talked about Republican efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. He said he was open to allowing states keep their Medicaid expansion. Following his remarks and a question and answer period, health care benefits officials for major companies such as Boeing, Walmart and Wells Fargo talked about the challenges of keeping their work force healthy and providing affordable employer based insurance plans costs.

This discussion was part of a policy forum hosted by the American Enterprise Institute, the Brookings Institution, and the Pacific Business Group on Health.
3:42 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 40 min. Week in Review with S.V. Date and Ben PershingKimberly Atkins; S.V. Date; Ben PershingS.V. Date and Ben Pershing talked about events from the previous week, including the Justice ... S.V. Date and Ben Pershing talked about events from the previous week, including the Justice Department’s investigation into the FBI’s pre-election actions, confirmation hearings, and health care law repeal votes. 4:25 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 32 min. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Confirmation HearingBen Carson Sr., M.D.; Sherrod Brown; Bob Corker; Tom Cotton; Michael "Mike" Crapo; Joe Donnelly; Heidi Heitkamp; Dean Heller; John Neely Kennedy; Catherine Cortez Masto; Bob Menendez; David Perdue; Mike Rounds; Marco Rubio; Brian E. Schatz; Tim Scott; Richard C. Shelby; Jon Tester; Thom Tillis; Pat Toomey; Chris Van Hollen; Elizabeth WarrenBen Carson testified on his nomination to be Housing and Urban Development Department (HUD) ... Ben Carson testified on his nomination to be Housing and Urban Development Department (HUD) secretary in the Donald Trump administration. Dr. Carson, a former neurosurgeon and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, spoke extensively about his childhood growing up in poverty, and answered questions on a variety of housing issues, including rental vouchers, tribal housing, and federal backing of mortgage loans. He was also asked to reconcile his personal views on poverty and LGBT rights with HUD’s responsibility in adjudicating fair housing access cases. 7:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. LIVE Open PhonesSteve ScullyTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on a question about the end ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on a question about the end of President Barack Obama’s administration: “Are you better off than you were eight years ago?”
8:01 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. LIVE President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama's LegacyJodi Kantor; Steve ScullyJodi Kantor talked aobut her 2012 book, The Obamas, which was reissued with a new preface ... Jodi Kantor talked aobut her 2012 book, The Obamas, which was reissued with a new preface to include the transition of power to President-elect Donald Trump, as well as more about first lady Michelle Obama’s legacy. 8:47 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 38 min. LIVE David Smick on Economic PopulismDavid Smick; Steve ScullyDavid Smick, author of The Great Equalizer, talked about what he says is the rise of ... David Smick, author of The Great Equalizer, talked about what he says is the rise of economic populism and the decline of globalization, as well as what President-elect Trump can do to boost economic growth. 9:28 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 32 min. LIVE Matt Schlapp on President-Elect Donald Trump's AgendaMatt Schlapp; Steve ScullyMatt Schlapp talked about President-elect Trump’s agenda as he prepared to take office. He ... Matt Schlapp talked about President-elect Trump’s agenda as he prepared to take office. He also reviewed the president-elect’s press conference from earlier in the week, his Cabinet picks, and his recent attacks on the news media.
10:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. Newsmakers with Representative Steny HoyerSteny Hoyer; Kelsey Snell; Susan Swain; Erica WernerHouse Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) talked about survival chances for the Affordable Care Act, ... House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) talked about survival chances for the Affordable Care Act, President-elect Trump’s Cabinet nominees, and how Democrats should deal with a Republican Congress and Trump administration. Representative Hoyer spoke via video link from the House Radio and Television Gallery. After the interview the reporters in the studio discussed his responses with the host. 10:34 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 58 min. Attorney General Confirmation Hearing, Day 1 Part 1Susan M. Collins; Richard C. Shelby; John Cornyn; Dick Durbin; Dianne Feinstein; Jeff Flake; Al Franken; Lindsey Graham; Chuck Grassley; Orrin Hatch; Amy Klobuchar; Patrick J. Leahy; Mike Lee; Ben Sasse; Jeff Sessions; Sheldon WhitehouseSenator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) testified at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on his nomination ... Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) testified at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on his nomination to be attorney general in the Donald Trump administration. He was introduced by Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Richard Shelby (R-AL). Committee members in this first portion questioned him on such issues as marijuana legalization, the Fair Sentencing Act, government surveillance and interrogation techniques. Of interrogation techniques, Senator Sessions called waterboarding “absolutely improper and illegal.” The hearing was interrupted several times by protestors in the audience. 12:33 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 46 min. Attorney General Confirmation Hearing, Day 2Cory Booker; Cornell William Brooks; Chuck Canterbury; David D. Cole; Peter N. Kirsanow; John Lewis; Michael B. Mukasey; Cedric Levon Richmond; Jayann Sepich; Amita Swadhin; Larry Thompson; Oscar Vasquez; Richard Blumenthal; Christopher "Chris" Coons; John Cornyn; Ted Cruz; Dick Durbin; Al Franken; Lindsey Graham; Chuck Grassley; Orrin Hatch; Mazie Hirono; John Neely Kennedy; Amy Klobuchar; Patrick J. Leahy; Thom Tillis; Sheldon WhitehouseFormer Attorney General Michael Mukasey, Representative John Lewis (D-GA), and Senator Cory Booker ... Former Attorney General Michael Mukasey, Representative John Lewis (D-GA), and Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) were among the witnesses on day two of a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Senator Jeff Session’s (R-AL) nomination to be attorney general in the Donald Trump administration.
1:26 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 46 min. Secretary of State Confirmation Hearing, Part 1John Cornyn; Ted Cruz; Robert "Bob" M. Gates; Sam Nunn; Rex Tillerson; Ben Cardin; Bob Corker; Jeff Flake; Cory Gardner; Ron Johnson; Bob Menendez; Marco Rubio; Jeanne Shaheen; Tom UdallFormer ExxonMobil Chair and CEO Rex Tillerson testified before the Senate Foreign Relations ... Former ExxonMobil Chair and CEO Rex Tillerson testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on his nomination to be secretary of state in the Donald Trump administration. He answered questions from committee members on a wide range of issues concerning foreign affairs, diplomacy, international human rights, regional conflicts around the globe, and U.S. security interests at home and abroad.

This was the first portion of the hearing, and due to audio difficulties, coverage began moments after the gavel.
3:14 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 28 min. Defense Secretary Confirmation HearingWilliam S. Cohen; James N. Mattis; Richard Blumenthal; Tom Cotton; Ted Cruz; Joe Donnelly; Joni Ernst; Deb Fischer; Kirsten E. Gillibrand; Lindsey Graham; Martin Heinrich; Mazie Hirono; James M. Inhofe; Tim Kaine; Angus King; John S. McCain III; Claire McCaskill; Bill Nelson; Sam Nunn; David Perdue; Gary Peters; Jack Reed; Mike Rounds; Ben Sasse; Jeanne Shaheen; Dan Sullivan; Thom Tillis; Elizabeth Warren; Roger WickerGeneral James Mattis (Retired) spoke about a number of topics at his confirmation hearing, ... General James Mattis (Retired) spoke about a number of topics at his confirmation hearing, including U.S.-NATO relations, Russia, U.S. intelligence reliability, the defense budget, and military readiness. On NATO, General Mattis called it the most successful military alliance. He acknowledged President-elect Trump’s skepticism of NATO but added that in conversations with him, Mr. Trump had shown an openness on the topic. The president-elect had also questioned U.S. intelligence. Mr. Mattis said he has a “very, very high degree of confidence” in the nation’s intelligence community. Senators then voted to pass a bill out of committee to give General Mattis a waiver allowing him to serve as defense secretary even though he had only been out of military service since 2013. Under the existing law, there was a seven-year wait period for retired military officers to serve as defense secretary. 5:42 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 4 min. Week Ahead in CongressAndrea DruschAndrea Drusch talked about upcoming confirmation hearings for Trump administration nominees Tom ... Andrea Drusch talked about upcoming confirmation hearings for Trump administration nominees Tom Price, Betsy DeVos, and Scott Pruitt.
5:49 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. Interview with Representative Brad SchneiderBrad Schneider; Greta Wodele BrawnerRepresentative Brad Schneider (D-IL) talked with C-SPAN for a freshman profile interview. ... Representative Brad Schneider (D-IL) talked with C-SPAN for a freshman profile interview. Representative Schneider served one term during the 113th Congress, but lost his re-election bid in 2015. He said he would pick up in the 115th Congress where he left off during his previous time in office, focusing on issues such as gun violence and U.S-Israel relations. 6:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. Newsmakers with Representative Steny HoyerSteny Hoyer; Kelsey Snell; Susan Swain; Erica WernerHouse Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) talked about survival chances for the Affordable Care Act, ... House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) talked about survival chances for the Affordable Care Act, President-elect Trump’s Cabinet nominees, and how Democrats should deal with a Republican Congress and Trump administration. Representative Hoyer spoke via video link from the House Radio and Television Gallery. After the interview the reporters in the studio discussed his responses with the host. 6:33 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 22 min. Kellyanne Conway InterviewKellyanne Conway; Steve ScullyKellyanne Conway, the incoming White House counselor, talked to C-SPAN about her new role in the ... Kellyanne Conway, the incoming White House counselor, talked to C-SPAN about her new role in the Trump administration and gave a preview of his inaugural message to the nation. She also talked about her family upbringing and how it played a role in getting involved in politics.
6:55 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 23 min. Sean Spicer InterviewSteve Scully; Sean M. SpicerSean Spicer, the incoming White House press secretary, spoke to C-SPAN about his new role in the ... Sean Spicer, the incoming White House press secretary, spoke to C-SPAN about his new role in the administration and the challenges of communicating President-elect Trump’s message in an age of social media and a 24-hour news cycle. Mr. Spicer also talked about his family upbringing and how it got him interested in politics. 7:20 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. President Obama Tribute to Vice President Joe BidenJoseph "Joe" R. Biden Jr.; Barack ObamaPresident Obama paid tribute to Vice President Joe Biden and surprised him with a Presidential ... President Obama paid tribute to Vice President Joe Biden and surprised him with a Presidential Medal of Freedom. The tearful vice president then delivered remarks, thanking his family and the president and saying he considered the honor a reflection of the generosity of President Obama’s spirit. 8:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 59 min. Q&A with Maya MacGuineasBrian Lamb; Maya MacGuineasMaya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, talked about the ... Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, talked about the federal budget process and what to expect from the new Congress and Trump administration. Among other topics she described how she became interested in the federal budget, her family background and education, and her time working on the Washington Post editorial board.
9:00 PM EST on RadioApprox. 30 min. Question TimeEdward Argar; Tracy Brabin; Alan Brown; Joanna Cherry; Jeremy Corbyn; James Davies; Michael Fabricant; Richard Fuller; Caroline Johnson M.D.; Norman Lamb; Christopher "Chris" Murray Alexander Law; Theresa May; Mark Menzies; Maria Miller; Nicky Morgan; Ian Murray; Angus Robertson; Gavin Robinson; Antoinette Sandbach; Christopher "Chris" Mark Francis White; John WoodcockBritish Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including ... British Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. She defended the government’s handling of the U.K.'s health care service, the National Health Service (NHS), and responded to criticism about long waiting times, lack of general doctors, and cuts to social care benefits that disproportionately affect the elderly population. The prime minister also answered questions on mental health services for young people, job opportunities in rural areas, and demands for a formal report for how the U.K. will exit the European Union. 9:01 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 38 min. Question TimeEdward Argar; Tracy Brabin; Alan Brown; Joanna Cherry; Jeremy Corbyn; James Davies; Michael Fabricant; Richard Fuller; Caroline Johnson M.D.; Norman Lamb; Christopher "Chris" Murray Alexander Law; Theresa May; Mark Menzies; Maria Miller; Nicky Morgan; Ian Murray; Angus Robertson; Gavin Robinson; Antoinette Sandbach; Christopher "Chris" Mark Francis White; John WoodcockBritish Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including ... British Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. She defended the government’s handling of the U.K.'s health care service, the National Health Service (NHS), and responded to criticism about long waiting times, lack of general doctors, and cuts to social care benefits that disproportionately affect the elderly population. The prime minister also answered questions on mental health services for young people, job opportunities in rural areas, and demands for a formal report for how the U.K. will exit the European Union. 9:42 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 22 min. Kellyanne Conway InterviewKellyanne Conway; Steve ScullyKellyanne Conway, the incoming White House counselor, talked to C-SPAN about her new role in the ... Kellyanne Conway, the incoming White House counselor, talked to C-SPAN about her new role in the Trump administration and gave a preview of his inaugural message to the nation. She also talked about her family upbringing and how it played a role in getting involved in politics.
10:05 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 23 min. Sean Spicer InterviewSteve Scully; Sean M. SpicerSean Spicer, the incoming White House press secretary, spoke to C-SPAN about his new role in the ... Sean Spicer, the incoming White House press secretary, spoke to C-SPAN about his new role in the administration and the challenges of communicating President-elect Trump’s message in an age of social media and a 24-hour news cycle. Mr. Spicer also talked about his family upbringing and how it got him interested in politics. 10:29 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Matt Schlapp on President-Elect Donald Trump's AgendaMatt Schlapp; Steve ScullyMatt Schlapp talked about President-elect Trump’s agenda as he prepared to take office. He ... Matt Schlapp talked about President-elect Trump’s agenda as he prepared to take office. He also reviewed the president-elect’s press conference from earlier in the week, his Cabinet picks, and his recent attacks on the news media. 11:00 PM EST on C-SPANApprox. 59 min. Q&A with Maya MacGuineasBrian Lamb; Maya MacGuineasMaya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, talked about the ... Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, talked about the federal budget process and what to expect from the new Congress and Trump administration. Among other topics she described how she became interested in the federal budget, her family background and education, and her time working on the Washington Post editorial board.
Monday, January 16
12:02 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 38 min. Question TimeEdward Argar; Tracy Brabin; Alan Brown; Joanna Cherry; Jeremy Corbyn; James Davies; Michael Fabricant; Richard Fuller; Caroline Johnson M.D.; Norman Lamb; Christopher "Chris" Murray Alexander Law; Theresa May; Mark Menzies; Maria Miller; Nicky Morgan; Ian Murray; Angus Robertson; Gavin Robinson; Antoinette Sandbach; Christopher "Chris" Mark Francis White; John WoodcockBritish Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including ... British Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. She defended the government’s handling of the U.K.'s health care service, the National Health Service (NHS), and responded to criticism about long waiting times, lack of general doctors, and cuts to social care benefits that disproportionately affect the elderly population. The prime minister also answered questions on mental health services for young people, job opportunities in rural areas, and demands for a formal report for how the U.K. will exit the European Union. 12:42 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. C-SPAN Bus Student Feature from Hampton, VIrginiaApril Cox; Kevin Davis; Jenae Green; Tiffany D. Hardy; Stephanie Harris; Gabrielle Thomas; Xavier WilliamsWhile the C-SPAN 2016 Campaign Bus was at Hampton High School in Hampton, Virginia, students ... While the C-SPAN 2016 Campaign Bus was at Hampton High School in Hampton, Virginia, students produced a video feature that was shown on the December 20, 2016, edition of the Hampton City Schools “School Notes.” 12:44 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 41 min. State Department Diplomacy Center Pavilion CeremonyMadeleine K. Albright; Elizabeth Frawley Bagley; Hillary Clinton; Patrick F. Kennedy; John F. Kerry; Colin L. PowellSecretary of State John Kerry and three of his predecessors gathered to mark the completion of the ... Secretary of State John Kerry and three of his predecessors gathered to mark the completion of the State Department’s new museum on U.S. diplomacy in Washington, DC. Joining him were former secretaries of state Hillary Clinton, Colin Powell and Madeleine Albright. The privately funded center is scheduled to formally open in 2018.
1:28 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 13 min. Interview with Representative James ComerJames R. ComerRepresentative James Comer (R-KY), who was elected in November 2016 to represent Kentucky’s ... Representative James Comer (R-KY), who was elected in November 2016 to represent Kentucky’s 1st Congressional District, spoke with C-SPAN for a freshman profile interview. Representative Comer talked about his legislative priorities including deregulating hemp, a growing crop in Kentucky. 1:42 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 10 min. Interview with Representative Nanette BarraganNanette Barragán; Greta Wodele BrawnerRepresentative Nanette Barragan (D-CA) spoke with C-SPAN for a House freshman profile. Prior to ... Representative Nanette Barragan (D-CA) spoke with C-SPAN for a House freshman profile. Prior to being elected to represent California’s 44th Congressional District, she served on the Hermosa Beach City Council. In this interview she talked about how her background plays a role in her policy priorities on issues such as immigration reform, education and public health. Both her parents are immigrants from Mexico. 1:54 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 48 min. Central Intelligence Agency Director Confirmation HearingMike Pompeo; Roy Blunt; Richard Burr; Susan M. Collins; John Cornyn; Tom Cotton; Dianne Feinstein; Kamala D. Harris; Martin Heinrich; Angus King; James Lankford; Joe Manchin III; John S. McCain III; Marco Rubio; Mark R. Warner; Ron WydenRepresentative Mike Pompeo (R-KS) testified at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on his ... Representative Mike Pompeo (R-KS) testified at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on his nomination to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency in the Donald Trump administration. He told members he agreed with the intelligence community’s assessment on Russia’s interference in the U.S. election and gave his views on other topics including interrogation techniques, the Iran nuclear agreement, and the collection of metadata.

Due to a power outage beginning 14 minutes into the hearing, this program is compiled from two parts.
3:43 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. C-SPAN Bus Student Feature from Hampton, VIrginiaApril Cox; Kevin Davis; Jenae Green; Tiffany D. Hardy; Stephanie Harris; Gabrielle Thomas; Xavier WilliamsWhile the C-SPAN 2016 Campaign Bus was at Hampton High School in Hampton, Virginia, students ... While the C-SPAN 2016 Campaign Bus was at Hampton High School in Hampton, Virginia, students produced a video feature that was shown on the December 20, 2016, edition of the Hampton City Schools “School Notes.” 3:47 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 43 min. President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama's LegacyJodi Kantor; Steve ScullyJodi Kantor talked aobut her 2012 book, The Obamas, which was reissued with a new preface ... Jodi Kantor talked aobut her 2012 book, The Obamas, which was reissued with a new preface to include the transition of power to President-elect Donald Trump, as well as more about first lady Michelle Obama’s legacy. 4:33 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 20 min. President Obama 2009 Inaugural AddressBarack ObamaPresident Obama delivered his inaugural address, focusing on themes of sacrifice and renewal. ... President Obama delivered his inaugural address, focusing on themes of sacrifice and renewal.
The address is a portion of the inaugural ceremony available on program 283479-1 and on the Obama inaugural collection at www.c-span.org/products
4:54 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. President Obama Farewell AddressBarack Obama; Bryan "BJ the Chicago K" James SledgePresident Obama touched on a number of topics including race relations, partisan divisions, and ... President Obama touched on a number of topics including race relations, partisan divisions, and unity in his farewell address to the nation. Toward the end of his nearly one-hour speech, he got emotional thanking and talking about the first lady and their daughters. Michelle and Malia Obama were both in the crowd and also got emotional. As his presidency ends, he urged all Americans to have hope and push for change where change is needed. The address was delivered at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. This was the first time that a president had returned to his hometown to deliver the traditional farewell address. Following the address, President Obama, the first lady, and the Vice President Joe Biden were seen greeting and thanking supporters in the crowd. 5:58 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 59 min. Q&A with Maya MacGuineasBrian Lamb; Maya MacGuineasMaya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, talked about the ... Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, talked about the federal budget process and what to expect from the new Congress and Trump administration. Among other topics she described how she became interested in the federal budget, her family background and education, and her time working on the Washington Post editorial board. 7:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open PhonesPedro EchevarriaTelephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments the question, “Have ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments the question, “Have race relations improved under President Obama?”
7:00 AM EST on C-SPANApprox. 47 min. FCC Chair Tom Wheeler on Internet PolicyCharles M. Firestone; Tom WheelerIn his final speech as Federal Communications Commission chair, Tom Wheeler reflected on his ... In his final speech as Federal Communications Commission chair, Tom Wheeler reflected on his three-year tenure and discussed the future of the open internet rule. Mr. Wheeler warned new regulators and Congress about unraveling the rule, arguing an open Internet is a powerful engine for economic growth, jobs and innovation.
Wednesday, January 18
6:59 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. LIVE Question TimeJohn Bercow; Ian Blackford; Kirsty Blackman; Chris Bryant; Alistair Burt; Kenneth Clarke; Jeremy Corbyn; Nadine Dorries; Louise Ellman; Chris Green; Louise Haigh; Meg Hillier; Simon Hoare; Kelvin Hopkins; Jeremy Lefroy; Gordon Marsden; Theresa May; Karl McCartney; Siobhain McDonagh; Angus Robertson; Laurence Robertson; Andrew Selous; Barry Sheerman; Anna Soubry; Matt Warman; Eilidh Whiteford; Hywel WilliamsBritish Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including ... British Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. Many questions focused on her previous-day speech on the U.K.'s exit from the European Union, also known as “Brexit.” Mr. Corbyn challenged the prime minister over the lack of specificity in her Brexit proposals. Ms. May also answered questions on the employment status for U.K. citizens living in EU countries, how Brexit negotiations will affect Scotland’s future, and improving the U.K.'s universal health care system.
Thursday, January 19
12:45 AM EST on C-SPAN3Approx. 42 min. Question TimeJohn Bercow; Ian Blackford; Kirsty Blackman; Chris Bryant; Alistair Burt; Kenneth Clarke; Jeremy Corbyn; Nadine Dorries; Louise Ellman; Chris Green; Louise Haigh; Meg Hillier; Simon Hoare; Kelvin Hopkins; Jeremy Lefroy; Gordon Marsden; Theresa May; Karl McCartney; Siobhain McDonagh; Angus Robertson; Laurence Robertson; Andrew Selous; Barry Sheerman; Anna Soubry; Matt Warman; Eilidh Whiteford; Hywel WilliamsBritish Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including ... British Prime Minister Theresa May answered questions from parliamentary colleagues, including Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. Many questions focused on her previous-day speech on the U.K.'s exit from the European Union, also known as “Brexit.” Mr. Corbyn challenged the prime minister over the lack of specificity in her Brexit proposals. Ms. May also answered questions on the employment status for U.K. citizens living in EU countries, how Brexit negotiations will affect Scotland’s future, and improving the U.K.'s universal health care system.