Campaign 2016 Schedule

Week of March 13 through March 20

All times and durations are subject to change

Tuesday, March 13
6:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. LIVE Open PhonesPedro EchevarriaTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on remarks by House Intelligence ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on remarks by House Intelligence Committee Republicans that their investigation found campaign and Russia. 7:21 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. LIVE Chris Potter on Pennsylvania Special ElectionPedro Echevarria; Chris PotterChris Potter previewed that day’s special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th ... Chris Potter previewed that day’s special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District. 8:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. LIVE Adam Brandon on Trump Administration Trade PoliciesAdam Brandon; Pedro EchevarriaAdam Brandon talked about President Trump’s tariff announcement and FreedomWorks' role in ... Adam Brandon talked about President Trump’s tariff announcement and FreedomWorks' role in the 2018 midterm elections.
8:48 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 41 min. LIVE Mary Frances Berry on the Resistance MovementMary Frances Berry; Pedro EchevarriaHistorian and civil rights activist Mary Frances Berry talked about her book, History Teaches ... Historian and civil rights activist Mary Frances Berry talked about her book, History Teaches Us to Resist, which details the history and role of progressive movements in America. 9:31 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. LIVE Ted Dintersmith on Education ReformTed Dintersmith; Pedro EchevarriaFormer venture capitalist Ted Dintersmith talked about his education reform efforts and his new ... Former venture capitalist Ted Dintersmith talked about his education reform efforts and his new book, What School Could Be. 3:09 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. Chris Potter on Pennsylvania Special ElectionPedro Echevarria; Chris PotterChris Potter previewed that day’s special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th ... Chris Potter previewed that day’s special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District.
6:15 PM EDT on C-SPAN.orgApprox. 25 min. LIVE House Democrats on Russia and 2016 Election InvestigationsJoaquin Castro; Jim Himes; Mike Quigley; Adam B. Schiff; Terri Sewell; Jackie Speier; Eric SwalwellDespite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s ... Despite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Ranking Member Adam Schiff (D-CA) called the investigation “incomplete.” Representative Schiff and other Democratic committee members announced they would release a 22-page “status report” on the investigation.
Wednesday, March 14
1:51 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. House Democrats on Russia and 2016 Election InvestigationsJoaquin Castro; Jim Himes; Mike Quigley; Adam B. Schiff; Terri Sewell; Jackie Speier; Eric SwalwellDespite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s ... Despite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Ranking Member Adam Schiff (D-CA) called the investigation “incomplete.” Representative Schiff and other Democratic committee members announced they would release a 22-page “status report” on the investigation. 6:31 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 26 min. House Democrats on Russia and 2016 Election InvestigationsJoaquin Castro; Jim Himes; Mike Quigley; Adam B. Schiff; Terri Sewell; Jackie Speier; Eric SwalwellDespite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s ... Despite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Ranking Member Adam Schiff (D-CA) called the investigation “incomplete.” Representative Schiff and other Democratic committee members announced they would release a 22-page “status report” on the investigation.
Thursday, March 15
2:58 PM EDT on C-SPAN.orgApprox. 20 min. LIVE White House Daily BriefingSarah SandersWhite House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing with the press corps to answer questions ... White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing with the press corps to answer questions on a variety of topics. These topics included the special counsel investigation into the 2016 elections and Russia, the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in the United Kingdom, and President Trump’s nominees to be the new secretary of state and CIA director. 2:59 PM EDT on C-SPAN3Approx. 20 min. LIVE White House Daily BriefingSarah SandersWhite House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing with the press corps to answer questions ... White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing with the press corps to answer questions on a variety of topics. These topics included the special counsel investigation into the 2016 elections and Russia, the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in the United Kingdom, and President Trump’s nominees to be the new secretary of state and CIA director. 5:41 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 20 min. White House Daily BriefingSarah SandersWhite House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing with the press corps to answer questions ... White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing with the press corps to answer questions on a variety of topics. These topics included the special counsel investigation into the 2016 elections and Russia, the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in the United Kingdom, and President Trump’s nominees to be the new secretary of state and CIA director.
Saturday, March 17
8:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. LIVE Gary Schmitt on Trump Administration National Security ShakeupKimberly Atkins; Gary J. SchmittGary Schmitt talked about the recent changes to the Trump administration national security team. ... Gary Schmitt talked about the recent changes to the Trump administration national security team. Some of the most recent officials to be fired by President Trump were National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. 8:34 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 32 min. LIVE Dan Hawkins on Community Health Centers' Role in Health CareKimberly Atkins; Dan HawkinsDan Hawkins talked about the role community health centers play in health care. Dan Hawkins talked about the role community health centers play in health care. 9:09 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 27 min. LIVE Matt Ford on the Department of Homeland SecurityKimberly Atkins; Matt FordMatt Ford talked about his recent New Republic piece on the need to dismantle the ... Matt Ford talked about his recent New Republic piece on the need to dismantle the Department of Homeland Security.

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
9:39 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 19 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Kimberly AtkinsTelephone lines and social media comments on news of the day. Telephone lines and social media comments on news of the day. 10:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Federal School Discipline DirectivesLindsey M. Burke; Max Eden; Gail Heriot; Robert Pondiscio; Virginia Walden-FordThe Heritage Foundation hosted a discussion on the Obama administration federal school discipline ... The Heritage Foundation hosted a discussion on the Obama administration federal school discipline directive. In 2014, the Education and Justice Departments sent a letter notifying schools undergoing federal civil rights investigations that they risked losing federal funding if they had a higher number of referrals of minority students to law enforcement for discipline. Following the deadly February 14, 2018 high school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) had urged Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to get rid of this directive. Panelists in this discussion examined the pros and cons and also talked about the possibility of the Trump administration rescinding the policy. 11:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 44 min. Secretary DeVos Remarks to PTA Legislative ConferenceJames Accomando; Betsy DeVos; Alissa ParkerEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos addressed school safety and education policy at the National PTA ... Education Secretary Betsy DeVos addressed school safety and education policy at the National PTA Legislative Conference . Safe and Sound Schools Co-Founder Alissa Parker also delivered remarks outlining the initiatives of her organization. Ms. Parker is the mother of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victim Emilie Parker.
11:47 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 32 min. Senators Dubrin and Cornyn on GunsAssistant Senate Minority Leader Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX) gave ... Assistant Senate Minority Leader Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX) gave separate speeches on gun policy. Senator Durbin said Congress did not have the courage to enact sensible gun policy, including background checks, banning automatic weapons and bump stocks, and regulating internet gun sales. Senator Cornyn advocated for his “Fix-NICS” bill, and talked about another safety bill that would train school personnel in gun violence prevention. 12:20 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 38 min. Student Rally on Gun ViolenceRichard Blumenthal; Ben Cardin; Christian Crawford; Ted Deutch; Elizabeth Esty; Joseph Green; Luis GutiĆ©rrez; Brenna Levitan; John Lewis; Dani Miller; Christopher "Chris" S. Murphy; Bill Nelson; Nancy Pelosi; Matthew Post; Jamie Raskin; Emily Dohler Rodas; Bernie Sanders; Chuck Schumer; Eri Shay; Michael Solomon; Jennifer Stein; Nate Tinbite; Aaron Torop; Chris Van HollenStudents from the Washington D.C..-area led a walk-out and rally on the U.S. Capitol to demand ... Students from the Washington D.C..-area led a walk-out and rally on the U.S. Capitol to demand action by Congress on gun policy and school safety. Speakers included Montgomery County, Maryland high school students, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Representative John Lewis (D-GA), along with congressional members representing Maryland, Connecticut, and Florida. 2:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Gary Schmitt on Trump Administration National Security ShakeupKimberly Atkins; Gary J. SchmittGary Schmitt talked about the recent changes to the Trump administration national security team. ... Gary Schmitt talked about the recent changes to the Trump administration national security team. Some of the most recent officials to be fired by President Trump were National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
2:33 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 9 min. U.S. Cyber Command and NSA Director Nominee Confirmation HearingRoy Blunt; Richard Burr; Tom Cotton; Kamala D. Harris; Angus King; James Lankford; Paul Nakasone; Mark R. Warner; Ron WydenThe Senate Intelligence Committee held a confirmation hearing for Lieutenant General Paul ... The Senate Intelligence Committee held a confirmation hearing for Lieutenant General Paul Nakasone, the nominee to be the next director of the National Security Agency (NSA) and commander of U.S. Cyber Command. Committee members asked the nominee about a range of cyber issues, including defending the nation from cyberattacks, encryption technologies, and recruiting and retaining top-level talent at the NSA. Lieutenant General Nakasone was nominated by President Trump in February 2018 to replace Admiral Michael Rogers, who assumed the position in April 2014. 3:45 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 17 min. Shamrock Bowl PresentationDonald J. Trump; Leo VaradkarIrish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar presented President Trump with an honorary bowl in the annual ... Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar presented President Trump with an honorary bowl in the annual shamrock ceremony. Every year on March 17 the Irish prime minister travels to Washington, D.C., and presents the president with a bowl of shamrock. 4:06 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 11 min. Cryptocurrency MarketsChris Brummer; Ted Budd; Warren Davidson; Keith Ellison; Tom Emmer; Bill Foster; Bill Huizenga; Randy Hultgren; Mike Lempres; Carolyn Maloney; Robert Rosenblum; David Scott; Brad Sherman; Steve Stivers; Peter Van Valkenburgh; Ann WagnerThe House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities and Investment held a ... The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities and Investment held a hearing to examine the growth of virtual currencies and the markets they are traded in. A panel of lawyers answered questions about the need for consumer protections, transparency, and federal oversight in their industry. After the hearing, Subcommittee Chair Bill Huizenga (R-MI) talked to a group of reporters.
6:19 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Weekly Presidential AddressDonald J. TrumpIn his weekly address President Trump talked about the Republican tax reform law, passed at the ... In his weekly address President Trump talked about the Republican tax reform law, passed at the end of 2017. 6:21 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Weekly Democratic AddresJeff MerkleySenator Jeff Merkley (OR) delivered the Democratic weekly address. He gave his reaction to ... Senator Jeff Merkley (OR) delivered the Democratic weekly address. He gave his reaction to President Trump’s infrastructure plan and talked about what Senate Democrats are doing for jobs and infrastructure. 6:29 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Communicators with Jimmy SoniPeter Slen; Jimmy SoniJimmy Soni talked about digital pioneer Claude Shannon. Mr. Shannon’s research on ... Jimmy Soni talked about digital pioneer Claude Shannon. Mr. Shannon’s research on communications and information theory influenced decades of communications including telegraphy, telephony, the internet, and cell phones.

Jimmy Soni is the co-author of [A Mind at Play
How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age].
7:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 29 min. Supreme Court Landmark Case Yick Wo v. HopkinsJosh Blackman; Mae M. Ngai; Susan SwainProfessors Mae Ngai and Josh Blackman talked about the 1886 Supreme Court decision in Yick Wo ... Professors Mae Ngai and Josh Blackman talked about the 1886 Supreme Court decision in Yick Wo v. Hopkins, a case in which a Chinese laundry owner challenged a discriminatory city ordinance. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the 14th Amendment’s promise of equal protection extends to immigrants and citizens. The guests also responded to viewer phone calls and social media comments. Clips were shown of Former California Appeals Court Judge Harry Low describing some of the legal challenges faced by immigrants to the U.S; Justice Anthony Kennedy talking about the significance of the case; and Representative Judy Chu (D-CA) speaking on the House floor about the 2012 resolution she sponsored in which Congress formally apologized to Chinese Americans for their 19th and early 20th century struggles in immigrating to the U.S. 8:32 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Students' First Amendment RightsJessi McCarthy; Lata Nott; Mary Beth TinkerThe Newseum hosted a discussion on students' First Amendment rights. Mary Beth Tinker was one of ... The Newseum hosted a discussion on students' First Amendment rights. Mary Beth Tinker was one of the featured speakers and talked to students about the importance of speaking out peacefully for a cause. She was the plaintiff in the landmark 1969 Supreme Court case Tinker v. Des Moines Independent School District in which the Court ruled that students in public schools do have speech protections under the Constitution. The ruling also established the so-called Tinker test, which courts use to determine whether disciplinary action by a school violates a student’s First Amendment rights. Ms. Tinker, who was then only 13-years old, joined other students in wearing a black armband to school in protest of the Vietnam War. She refused to remove it and was suspended. She challenged her school suspension arguing it violated her right to freedom of speech and expression. While she lost in the lower courts, she prevailed before the Supreme Court. 9:35 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Senator Jeff Flake at the National Press ClubAndrea Edney; Jeff FlakeArizona Senator Jeff Flake (R) headlined the National Press Club’s luncheon series in ... Arizona Senator Jeff Flake (R) headlined the National Press Club’s luncheon series in Washington, DC. His remarks focused on political partisanship and how to move beyond this. Senator Flake, who has become a frequent critic of the president, said he has no plans to run for the White House, but would not rule it out. Other topics included the 2020 presidential election and the need for a conservative candidate to run against President Trump, immigration policy, and gun control efforts.
10:38 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 45 min. Future of Space TravelLucy Hawking; Stephen Hawking; Steven Knapp; John Logsdon; Richard RussellStephen Hawking and others spoke about the future of space exploration as part of a lecture series ... Stephen Hawking and others spoke about the future of space exploration as part of a lecture series to mark the 50th anniversary of NASA. In his remarks titled “Why we should go into space,” he addressed the scientific and social benefits of manned space programs, the educational benefits of the space program, and knowledge gained from past endeavors in space. 11:27 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Students' First Amendment RightsJessi McCarthy; Lata Nott; Mary Beth TinkerThe Newseum hosted a discussion on students' First Amendment rights. Mary Beth Tinker was one of ... The Newseum hosted a discussion on students' First Amendment rights. Mary Beth Tinker was one of the featured speakers and talked to students about the importance of speaking out peacefully for a cause. She was the plaintiff in the landmark 1969 Supreme Court case Tinker v. Des Moines Independent School District in which the Court ruled that students in public schools do have speech protections under the Constitution. The ruling also established the so-called Tinker test, which courts use to determine whether disciplinary action by a school violates a student’s First Amendment rights. Ms. Tinker, who was then only 13-years old, joined other students in wearing a black armband to school in protest of the Vietnam War. She refused to remove it and was suspended. She challenged her school suspension arguing it violated her right to freedom of speech and expression. While she lost in the lower courts, she prevailed before the Supreme Court.
Sunday, March 18
12:30 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. Senator Jeff Flake at the National Press ClubAndrea Edney; Jeff FlakeArizona Senator Jeff Flake (R) headlined the National Press Club’s luncheon series in ... Arizona Senator Jeff Flake (R) headlined the National Press Club’s luncheon series in Washington, DC. His remarks focused on political partisanship and how to move beyond this. Senator Flake, who has become a frequent critic of the president, said he has no plans to run for the White House, but would not rule it out. Other topics included the 2020 presidential election and the need for a conservative candidate to run against President Trump, immigration policy, and gun control efforts. 1:33 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 45 min. Future of Space TravelLucy Hawking; Stephen Hawking; Steven Knapp; John Logsdon; Richard RussellStephen Hawking and others spoke about the future of space exploration as part of a lecture series ... Stephen Hawking and others spoke about the future of space exploration as part of a lecture series to mark the 50th anniversary of NASA. In his remarks titled “Why we should go into space,” he addressed the scientific and social benefits of manned space programs, the educational benefits of the space program, and knowledge gained from past endeavors in space. 2:21 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. National Security Space Programs Fiscal Year 2019 Budget RequestJohn Garamendi; Duncan D. Hunter; Rick Larsen; Madeleine Bordallo; Bradley Byrne; Mike Coffman; Jim Cooper; Jody B. Hice; Doug Lamborn; Seth W. Moulton; Don Norcross; Kenneth Rapuano; John "Jay" W. Raymond; Mike Rogers; Betty SappGeneral John Raymond, the Commander of the Air Force Space Command, testified before the House ... General John Raymond, the Commander of the Air Force Space Command, testified before the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces. Joined by two other Defence department officials, the general took questions on the president’s 2019 budget Request, force readiness and national security strategy. Following this hearing, the committee reconvened in a classified session closed to the public.
3:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 53 min. Veterans Affairs BudgetSanford Bishop Jr.; Charlie Dent; Jeff Fortenberry; Evan H. Jenkins; Barbara Lee; Nita Lowey; Tom Rooney; Tim Ryan; John Rychalski; David Shulkin M.D.; Scott William Taylor; David Valadao; Debbie Wasserman-SchultzVeterans Affairs Secretary Dr. David Shulkin testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee ... Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. David Shulkin testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee on the president’s 2019 budget request for his department. He said veterans' suicide prevention is his top priority, noting that the budget includes $8.6 billion for mental health. Other topics addressed included veterans' health care choice, VA infrastructure modernization, and the opioid crisis. In addition, Secretary Shulkin addressed reports of him being replaced and alleged ethics violations saying he deeply regrets the distractions but is focused on getting the job done. Representative Charles Dent (R-PA) chaired this hearing with Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) serving as the ranking member. 4:55 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Leo Shane on Future of VA Secretary David ShulkinKimberly Atkins; Leo ShaneThe Military Times' Leo Shane discussed Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin’s ... The Military Times' Leo Shane discussed Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin’s future amid criticisms of his performance and ethics charges. 5:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 55 min. National Security and Future of WarRobert Schmidle; Barbara Barrett; Peter L. Bergen; Sharon Burke; Julia Fromholz; Candace Rondeaux; Daniel Rothenberg; Peter W. SingerArizona State University and New America hosted a discussion on the future of war with national ... Arizona State University and New America hosted a discussion on the future of war with national security and military experts. In the first portion, Retired Lieutenant General Robert Schmidle, the former deputy commander of U.S. Cyber Command, spoke about current military readiness and where he sees warfare moving. Panelists In the second portion talked about the following: journalist Peter Bergen, jihadist terrorism; Arizona State University Professors Candace Rondeaux and Daniel Rothenberg, Afghanistan and the spread of information, respectively; and former Assistant Defense Secretary Sharon Burke, the security landscape.
7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 47 min. LIVE Open PhonesAndrew Kramer; Steve ScullyTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on President Trump’s ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on President Trump’s previous-day tweet calling Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election a “witch hunt” and called for it to end.

Andrew Kramer, New York Times Moscow correspondent, spoke by phone about the Russian presidential election happening that day.

A Saturday Night Live “Weekend Update” clip on the Trump administration’s firings from the previous week was shown near the end of the program.
7:04 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. LIVE Andrew Kramer on Russian Presidential ElectionSteve ScullyAndrew Kramer, New York Times Moscow correspondent, spoke by phone about the Russian ... Andrew Kramer, New York Times Moscow correspondent, spoke by phone about the Russian presidential election happening that day. 7:50 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. LIVE Jeffrey Edmonds on U.S. Russia PolicyJeffrey Edmonds; Steve ScullyJeffrey Edmonds talked about Russia’s role in the nerve agent poisoning of a double agent ... Jeffrey Edmonds talked about Russia’s role in the nerve agent poisoning of a double agent and his daughter in the United Kingdom and U.S. policy toward Russia. Topics included Russian President Vladimir Putin’s motivations, if he is directly or indirectly related to the poisoning; U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley’s comments at the United Nations about the potential use of chemical weapons; and the role of NATO.
8:30 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 31 min. LIVE David Maraniss and Jim Webb on the Vietnam War in 1968David A. Maraniss; Steve Scully; Jim WebbJim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments ... Jim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments in the Vietnam War during 1968 from the January Tet Offensive to the escalating body count and the undoing of Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency. Jim Webb is a Vietnam War veteran and former Navy secretary who served as a U.S. senator from Virginia from 2007-2013. David Maranis is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 12 books, including They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967.

The program began with a three-minute clip of a U.S. Naval Photographic Center film on the state of the war in 1967.
8:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN3Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. LIVE David Maraniss and Jim Webb on the Vietnam War in 1968David A. Maraniss; Steve Scully; Jim WebbJim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments ... Jim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments in the Vietnam War during 1968 from the January Tet Offensive to the escalating body count and the undoing of Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency. Jim Webb is a Vietnam War veteran and former Navy secretary who served as a U.S. senator from Virginia from 2007-2013. David Maranis is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 12 books, including They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967.

The program began with a three-minute clip of a U.S. Naval Photographic Center film on the state of the war in 1967.
10:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. Newsmakers with Representative John YarmuthMike DeBonis; Kristina L. Peterson; Susan Swain; John YarmuthHouse Budget Committee Ranking Member John Yarmuth (D-KY) talked about congressional efforts to ... House Budget Committee Ranking Member John Yarmuth (D-KY) talked about congressional efforts to develop an omnibus spending bill by the March 23, 2018 deadline. He also discussed gun legislation. and Democratic spending priorities if they win back the House in the midterm elections, which he believes is possible.
10:35 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 hr. 41 min. School Shootings and Safety HearingLina Alathari; Michael Beckerman; Richard Blumenthal; Cory Booker; David Bowdich; Thomas E. Brandon; Chris Coons; John Cornyn; Ted Cruz; Dick Durbin; Dianne Feinstein; Lindsey Graham; Chuck Grassley; Kamala D. Harris; Mazie Hirono; John Neely Kennedy; Amy Klobuchar; Patrick J. Leahy; Mike Lee; Bill Nelson; Ryan Petty; Katherine Posada; Marco Rubio; Sheldon WhitehouseThe Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing to examine school safety in response to the deadly ... The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing to examine school safety in response to the deadly February 2018 mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida. Members heard from the father of a teen girl who died in the tragedy, a teacher at the school who sheltered her students during the shooting, as well as federal law enforcement officials from the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. The state’s two U.S. senators, Marco Rubio (R) and Bill Nelson (D), also testified. Ryan Petty, the father who lost his daughter, urged Congress to find common ground and act like the Florida legislature did to prevent future mass shootings in schools. 11:15 AM EDT on RadioApprox. 25 min. House Democrats on Russia and 2016 Election InvestigationsJoaquin Castro; Jim Himes; Mike Quigley; Adam B. Schiff; Terri Sewell; Jackie Speier; Eric SwalwellDespite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s ... Despite the official conclusion of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Ranking Member Adam Schiff (D-CA) called the investigation “incomplete.” Representative Schiff and other Democratic committee members announced they would release a 22-page “status report” on the investigation. 2:18 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. President Trump on Secretary TillersonDonald J. TrumpUpon departing the White House for a trip to San Diego, President Trump talked to reporters about ... Upon departing the White House for a trip to San Diego, President Trump talked to reporters about his decision to fire Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replace him with the current CIA Director Mike Pompeo. The president said he and the secretary had talked about his leaving for a long time. The State Department issued a statement saying Mr. Tillerson wanted to remain in the post and was not aware of the reason for his firing.
2:24 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. Secretary of State Tillerson StatementRex TillersonAt a news conference on his firing by President Trump, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he ... At a news conference on his firing by President Trump, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he had spoken with the president that afternoon, would delegate all responsibilities to his deputy, John Sullivan, and would step down effective March 31. 2:40 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. Jeffrey Edmonds on U.S. Russia PolicyJeffrey Edmonds; Steve ScullyJeffrey Edmonds talked about Russia’s role in the nerve agent poisoning of a double agent ... Jeffrey Edmonds talked about Russia’s role in the nerve agent poisoning of a double agent and his daughter in the United Kingdom and U.S. policy toward Russia. Topics included Russian President Vladimir Putin’s motivations, if he is directly or indirectly related to the poisoning; U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley’s comments at the United Nations about the potential use of chemical weapons; and the role of NATO. 3:20 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. Andrew Kramer on Russian Presidential ElectionSteve ScullyAndrew Kramer, New York Times Moscow correspondent, spoke by phone about the Russian ... Andrew Kramer, New York Times Moscow correspondent, spoke by phone about the Russian presidential election happening that day.
3:27 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 9 min. Leadership Recognition of Longest-Serving Woman in House HistoryTo mark the occasion of Representative Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) becoming the longest-serving woman in ... To mark the occasion of Representative Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) becoming the longest-serving woman in the U.S. House of Representatives on March 17, 2018, Minority Leader Pelosi and Speaker Paul Ryan spoke on the chamber floor to recognize her Representative Kaptur took office on January 3, 1983. 3:38 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 7 min. Kellie Mejdrich on Government FundingStephanie Kaye; Kellie MejdrichKellie Mejdrich talked about the status of legislation to extend funding past the March 23, 2018, ... Kellie Mejdrich talked about the status of legislation to extend funding past the March 23, 2018, midnight deadline to avoid another government shutdown. 3:46 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 10 min. Interior Department Fiscal Year 2019 Budget RequestJohn A. Barrasso M.D.; Maria Cantwell; Bill Cassidy M.D.; Catherine Cortez Masto; Steve Daines; Cory Gardner; Mazie Hirono; Angus King; Mike Lee; Lisa Murkowski; Robert J. Portman; Tina Smith; Ron Wyden; Ryan ZinkeSecretary Ryan Zinke testified at a hearing on the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2019 ... Secretary Ryan Zinke testified at a hearing on the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2019 Interior Department budget request. Topics include a proposed raise in national park entrance fees, mineral security, proposals of offshore drilling around the coasts, and his thoughts around the term “climate change.” When Senator Maria Cantrell (D-WA) asked him about allegations he used taxpayer money to fly on private jets, he denied those claims, saying he never took a private jet anywhere andt hat he resented the accusation.
6:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 31 min. Newsmakers with Representative John YarmuthMike DeBonis; Kristina L. Peterson; Susan Swain; John YarmuthHouse Budget Committee Ranking Member John Yarmuth (D-KY) talked about congressional efforts to ... House Budget Committee Ranking Member John Yarmuth (D-KY) talked about congressional efforts to develop an omnibus spending bill by the March 23, 2018 deadline. He also discussed gun legislation. and Democratic spending priorities if they win back the House in the midterm elections, which he believes is possible. 6:29 PM EDT on C-SPAN3Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. David Maraniss and Jim Webb on the Vietnam War in 1968David A. Maraniss; Steve Scully; Jim WebbJim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments ... Jim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments in the Vietnam War during 1968 from the January Tet Offensive to the escalating body count and the undoing of Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency. Jim Webb is a Vietnam War veteran and former Navy secretary who served as a U.S. senator from Virginia from 2007-2013. David Maranis is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 12 books, including They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967.

The program began with a three-minute clip of a U.S. Naval Photographic Center film on the state of the war in 1967.
6:30 PM EDT on RadioApprox. 1 hr. 30 min. David Maraniss and Jim Webb on the Vietnam War in 1968David A. Maraniss; Steve Scully; Jim WebbJim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments ... Jim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments in the Vietnam War during 1968 from the January Tet Offensive to the escalating body count and the undoing of Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency. Jim Webb is a Vietnam War veteran and former Navy secretary who served as a U.S. senator from Virginia from 2007-2013. David Maranis is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 12 books, including They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967.

The program began with a three-minute clip of a U.S. Naval Photographic Center film on the state of the war in 1967.
6:32 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 9 min. U.N. Security Council Meeting on Nerve Agent Attack in U.K.Barlybay Sadykov; Mansour al-Otaibi; Tekeda Alemu; Jonathan Allen; Francois Delattre; Nikki Haley; Pedro Luis Inchauste Jordan; Anatolio Ndong Mba; Gustavo Meza-Cuadra; Vassily Nebenzia; Olof Skoog; Bernard Tanoh-Boutchoue; Kairat Umarov; Karel J. G. van Oosterom; Joanna Wronecka; Ma ZhaoxuThe U.N. Security Council held a meeting at the request of the U.K. to discuss the recent nerve ... The U.N. Security Council held a meeting at the request of the U.K. to discuss the recent nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter in Salisbury, England. Deputy British Ambassador to the U.N. Jonathan Allen provided an update on the investigation into the nerve agent attack. Both he and U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said they believe Russia was responsible for the attack. During the meeting, the Russian Ambassador to the U.N. denied the allegations and called for material proof of its involvement. In London, British Prime Minister Theresa May outlined a series of immediate actions by her government including the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats from the United Kingdom. 7:42 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. Russian Presidential Election ResultsVladimir PutinAt a news conference after his re-election victory, Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments ... At a news conference after his re-election victory, Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments on the poisoning of a former Russian spy in the United Kingdom. Additionally, he spoke on his Cabinet appointments and other general plans for his presidency. 7:51 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 7 min. Kellie Mejdrich on Government FundingStephanie Kaye; Kellie MejdrichKellie Mejdrich talked about the status of legislation to extend funding past the March 23, 2018, ... Kellie Mejdrich talked about the status of legislation to extend funding past the March 23, 2018, midnight deadline to avoid another government shutdown.
8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Tom CroninThomas Cronin; Brian LambProfessor Tom Cronin talked about his book, Imagining a Great Republic, a survey of ... Professor Tom Cronin talked about his book, Imagining a Great Republic, a survey of American novels that have helped tell the story of the American political experiment. 9:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. Question TimeLucy Allan; Heidi Allen; David Amess; Ian Blackford; Peter Bone; Vincent "Vince" Cable; Vernon Coaker; Jeremy Corbyn; Leo Docherty; Jack Dromey; Bill Esterson; Vicky Foxcroft; Richard Graham; Kevin Hollinrake; Theresa May; Anne Marie Morris; Neil Parish; Bridget Phillipson; Jo Platt; Jeremy Quin; Andrew Selous; Virendra Kumar Sharma; Laura Smith; Catherine WestBritish Prime Minister Theresa May began Question Time with a tribute to famed physicist Stephen ... British Prime Minister Theresa May began Question Time with a tribute to famed physicist Stephen Hawking, who died earlier that day at the age of 76. The prime minister later answered a broad range of questions on child poverty, managing the U.K.'s National Health Service and on Facebook’s decision to take down the page of the far-right extremist group, Britain First. Prime Minister May also condemned the hate campaign against some Muslim members of parliament. 9:39 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 49 min. British Prime Minister Expels Russian Diplomats Over Nerve Agent AttackHilary Benn; John Bercow; Ian Blackford; Chris Bryant; Vincent "Vince" Cable; Kenneth Clarke; Yvette Cooper; Jeremy Corbyn; Dominic Grieve; Simon Hoare; Margaret Hodge; Liz Kendall; Julian Lewis; Theresa May; Andrew Mitchell; Nicky Morgan; Iain Duncan Smith; Nicholas Soames; Anna Soubry; Thomas "Tom" Tugendhat; Sammy WilsonBritish Prime Minister Theresa May outlined a series of immediate actions her government would ... British Prime Minister Theresa May outlined a series of immediate actions her government would take against Russia following the nerve agent attack against a former Russian spy and his daughter. The prime minister announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats from the U.K., the single biggest expulsion in 30 years. In addition, Ms. May said that she was revoking the invitation of the Russian foreign minister to the U.K. and scheduling an emergency U.N. Security Council meeting as part of the international effort to condemn Russia. This 50-minute portion includes speeches by the party leaders and questions by members.
10:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN3Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. David Maraniss and Jim Webb on the Vietnam War in 1968David A. Maraniss; Steve Scully; Jim WebbJim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments ... Jim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments in the Vietnam War during 1968 from the January Tet Offensive to the escalating body count and the undoing of Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency. Jim Webb is a Vietnam War veteran and former Navy secretary who served as a U.S. senator from Virginia from 2007-2013. David Maranis is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 12 books, including They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967.

The program began with a three-minute clip of a U.S. Naval Photographic Center film on the state of the war in 1967.
10:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. Russian Presidential Election ResultsVladimir PutinAt a news conference after his re-election victory, Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments ... At a news conference after his re-election victory, Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments on the poisoning of a former Russian spy in the United Kingdom. Additionally, he spoke on his Cabinet appointments and other general plans for his presidency. 10:38 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. Jeffrey Edmonds on U.S. Russia PolicyJeffrey Edmonds; Steve ScullyJeffrey Edmonds talked about Russia’s role in the nerve agent poisoning of a double agent ... Jeffrey Edmonds talked about Russia’s role in the nerve agent poisoning of a double agent and his daughter in the United Kingdom and U.S. policy toward Russia. Topics included Russian President Vladimir Putin’s motivations, if he is directly or indirectly related to the poisoning; U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley’s comments at the United Nations about the potential use of chemical weapons; and the role of NATO.
11:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Tom CroninThomas Cronin; Brian LambProfessor Tom Cronin talked about his book, Imagining a Great Republic, a survey of ... Professor Tom Cronin talked about his book, Imagining a Great Republic, a survey of American novels that have helped tell the story of the American political experiment.
Monday, March 19
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 39 min. Question TimeLucy Allan; Heidi Allen; David Amess; Ian Blackford; Peter Bone; Vincent "Vince" Cable; Vernon Coaker; Jeremy Corbyn; Leo Docherty; Jack Dromey; Bill Esterson; Vicky Foxcroft; Richard Graham; Kevin Hollinrake; Theresa May; Anne Marie Morris; Neil Parish; Bridget Phillipson; Jo Platt; Jeremy Quin; Andrew Selous; Virendra Kumar Sharma; Laura Smith; Catherine WestBritish Prime Minister Theresa May began Question Time with a tribute to famed physicist Stephen ... British Prime Minister Theresa May began Question Time with a tribute to famed physicist Stephen Hawking, who died earlier that day at the age of 76. The prime minister later answered a broad range of questions on child poverty, managing the U.K.'s National Health Service and on Facebook’s decision to take down the page of the far-right extremist group, Britain First. Prime Minister May also condemned the hate campaign against some Muslim members of parliament. 12:40 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 49 min. British Prime Minister Expels Russian Diplomats Over Nerve Agent AttackHilary Benn; John Bercow; Ian Blackford; Chris Bryant; Vincent "Vince" Cable; Kenneth Clarke; Yvette Cooper; Jeremy Corbyn; Dominic Grieve; Simon Hoare; Margaret Hodge; Liz Kendall; Julian Lewis; Theresa May; Andrew Mitchell; Nicky Morgan; Iain Duncan Smith; Nicholas Soames; Anna Soubry; Thomas "Tom" Tugendhat; Sammy WilsonBritish Prime Minister Theresa May outlined a series of immediate actions her government would ... British Prime Minister Theresa May outlined a series of immediate actions her government would take against Russia following the nerve agent attack against a former Russian spy and his daughter. The prime minister announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats from the U.K., the single biggest expulsion in 30 years. In addition, Ms. May said that she was revoking the invitation of the Russian foreign minister to the U.K. and scheduling an emergency U.N. Security Council meeting as part of the international effort to condemn Russia. This 50-minute portion includes speeches by the party leaders and questions by members. 1:31 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. Russian Presidential Election ResultsVladimir PutinAt a news conference after his re-election victory, Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments ... At a news conference after his re-election victory, Russian President Vladimir Putin made comments on the poisoning of a former Russian spy in the United Kingdom. Additionally, he spoke on his Cabinet appointments and other general plans for his presidency.
1:40 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. Future of the U.S. MilitaryMark Esper; Kathleen H. Hicks; Richard Spencer; Heather WilsonThe secretaries of the Army, Navy, and Air Force talked about current and future operations of ... The secretaries of the Army, Navy, and Air Force talked about current and future operations of their respective military branches. In addition, they addressed readiness and budget challenges, the defense acquisition process, nuclear security and integration efforts among the military service branches. Kathleen Hicks moderated the event that includes questions from audience members. 2:44 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 hr. 10 min. Trump Administration Infrastructure PlanAlexander Acosta; Tammy Baldwin; Richard Blumenthal; Maria Cantwell; Shelley Moore Capito; Elaine L. Chao; Catherine Cortez Masto; Ted Cruz; Tammy Duckworth; Deb Fischer; Cory Gardner; Maggie Hassan; Dean Heller; James M. Inhofe; Amy Klobuchar; Mike Lee; Jerry Moran; Bill Nelson; Sonny Perdue; Rick Perry; Gary Peters; Wilbur L. Ross Jr.; Dan Sullivan; Jon Tester; John Thune; Tom Udall; Todd YoungFive Cabinet secretaries testified before a Senate panel on the Trump administration’s ... Five Cabinet secretaries testified before a Senate panel on the Trump administration’s ten-year $1.5 trillion infrastructure proposal. The plan includes $200 billion in federal funds to spur state, local, and private partners investments; investments in rural areas, particularly broadband Internet access; and would limit federal funding to 20 percent of the overall cost of any given project.

Witnesses included Secretaries Elaine Chao of Transportation, Rick Perry of Energy, Wilbur Ross of Commerce, Sonny Perdue of Agriculture and Alex Acosta of Labor. They addressed a wide range of issues such as public-private partnerships, investments in high speed broadband, streamlining the permitting process, foreign investment and development of rural communities.
5:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Tom CroninThomas Cronin; Brian LambProfessor Tom Cronin talked about his book, Imagining a Great Republic, a survey of ... Professor Tom Cronin talked about his book, Imagining a Great Republic, a survey of American novels that have helped tell the story of the American political experiment.
7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1John McArdleTelephone 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. 10:35 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 23 min. David Maraniss and Jim Webb on the Vietnam War in 1968David A. Maraniss; Steve Scully; Jim WebbJim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments ... Jim Webb and David Maraniss talked about the major military, political and diplomatic developments in the Vietnam War during 1968 from the January Tet Offensive to the escalating body count and the undoing of Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency. Jim Webb is a Vietnam War veteran and former Navy secretary who served as a U.S. senator from Virginia from 2007-2013. David Maranis is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 12 books, including They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967.

The program began with a three-minute clip of a U.S. Naval Photographic Center film on the state of the war in 1967.