Campaign Schedule

Week of July 12 through July 19

All times and durations are subject to change

Thursday, July 12
7:32 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 4 min. LIVE Jeff Parrott on Senator Joe DonnellyPedro Echevarria; Jeff ParrottJeff Parrott talked about what faces Senator Joe Donnelly (D-IN) as he considers President ... Jeff Parrott talked about what faces Senator Joe Donnelly (D-IN) as he considers President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court.
Friday, July 13
8:28 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 min. LIVE Jack Dura on Senator Heitkamp and Supreme Court Nominee Brett KavanaughJack Dura; Pedro EchevarriaJack Dura talked about what faces Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) as she considers President ... Jack Dura talked about what faces Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) as she considers President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court.
Saturday, July 14
8:04 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. LIVE Daniel Griswold and Joshua Meltzer on U.S. Trade DisputesJoshua Meltzer; Daniel T. Griswold; Bill ScanlanDaniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes ... Daniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes with Canada, China, and Mexico. 9:05 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 25 min. LIVE Robert VerBruggen on Redefining DisabilityBill Scanlan; Robert VerBruggenRobert VerBruggen talked about his recent National Review article, “Redefining ... Robert VerBruggen talked about his recent National Review article, “Redefining Disability,” on the need to redefine the disability program.

This program is part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
9:33 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 28 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2Bill ScanlanTelephone 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.
10:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 54 min. Election SecurityLamar Alexander; Roy Blunt; Shelley Moore Capito; Ted Cruz; Dick Durbin; Dianne Feinstein; Bryan Finney; Deb Fischer; Thomas Hicks; Cindy Hyde-Smith; Angus King; Amy Klobuchar; James Lankford; Patrick J. Leahy; Scott Leiendecker; Peter Lichtenheld; Matt Masterson; Catherine Cortez Masto; Mitch McConnell Jr.; Christy McCormick; Pat Roberts; Charles H. Romine; Chuck Schumer; Richard C. Shelby; Tom Udall; Mark R. Warner; Roger Wicker; Ron WydenThe chair and a commissioner of the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) testified with other ... The chair and a commissioner of the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) testified with other government officials and voting system vendors about election security in a hearing of the Senate Rules and Administration Committee. They talked about several ongoing efforts to coordinate federal and state election officials to protect systems against cybersecurity threats and other outside attempts to corrupt voting rolls or election infrastructure. 11:57 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. President Trump and NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg RemarksJens Stoltenberg; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump and NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg gave brief remarks ahead of their bilateral ... President Trump and NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg gave brief remarks ahead of their bilateral meeting in Brussels. 11:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 10 min. President Trump Breakfast with NATO Secretary GeneralJens Stoltenberg; Donald J. TrumpAt a bilateral NATO breakfast meeting in Brussels, President Trump repeated his sharp criticism of ... At a bilateral NATO breakfast meeting in Brussels, President Trump repeated his sharp criticism of Germany’s contribution to NATO and its proposed pipeline deal with Russia, accusing the nation of being “totally controlled by Russia.” The president added that he thought it was “very sad when Germany makes a massive oil and gas deal with Russia” and called the deal “inappropriate.”
12:09 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. President Trump and Angela Merkel Bilateral Meeting at NATO SummitAngela Merkel; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met on the sidelines of the NATO summit in ... President Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium, to discuss a range of issues, including trade and defense issues. They also talked about Germany’s reliance on Russia for some of its energy needs. Earlier in the day the president criticized Germany for what he said was an insufficient contribution to NATO, said Germany was “totally controlled by Russia.”

Chancellor Merkel spoke in German with a translation after her remarks.
12:11 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. President Trump Bilateral Meeting with French President at NATO SummitEmmanuel MacronPresident Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron spoke to reporters following a bilateral ... President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron spoke to reporters following a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium.

President Macron spoke in French and then translated his remarks to President Trump.
12:15 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 36 min. President Trump News ConferenceMike Pompeo; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump held a news conference at the conclusion of the NATO summit in Brussels. He ... President Trump held a news conference at the conclusion of the NATO summit in Brussels. He answered several questions on a range of issues including his upcoming visit to the U.K. and his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Despite claims that the president was considering pulling out from NATO, he told reporters that the alliance was “very unified, very strong, no problem” and that he believed in NATO. Secretary of State MIke Pompeo joined the president on stage and gave a brief statement during the news conference on his recent meeting with North Korean officials.
12:51 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 45 min. Intelligence and National SecurityDan Coats; Walter Russell Mead; Kenneth R. WeinsteinDirector of National Intelligence Dan Coats spoke at a discussion on cybersecurity, ... Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats spoke at a discussion on cybersecurity, counterterrorism and Russian election interference. He talked about increased malicious cyber activities, saying the “warning lights are blinking red,” and that the “digital infrastructure that serves this country is literally under attack.” He also said that Russia is “no question” the most aggressive foreign actor. He warned President Vladimir Putin that the U.S. knows what he is doing, and that if he wanted to “stay in this tit-for-tat, we’re gonna beat you.” 1:41 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 35 min. Trade Tariffs ImplicationsJohn A. Barrasso M.D.; Josh Bolten; Ben Cardin; Chris Coons; Bob Corker; Jeff Flake; Michael Fuchs; Cory Gardner; Johnny Isakson; Ron Johnson; Tim Kaine; Edward J. Markey; Bob Menendez; Christopher "Chris" S. Murphy; Rand Paul M.D.; Rob Portman; Jim Risch; Marco Rubio; Manisha Singh; Tom Udall; Todd YoungThe Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the economic impact of tariffs on ... The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the economic impact of tariffs on imported foreign goods recently announced by the Trump administration. Lawmakers from both parties expressed frustration with the administration’s trade policy and strategy. Committee Chair Bob Corker (R-TN) said he felt the administration had no clear strategy and told the first witness, a State Department official working on foreign trade, that he disapproved of the tariff actions. 4:18 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. Impact of Brexit on EuropeMichel Barnier; Elizabeth DibbleMichael Barnier, the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, talked about the impact of ... Michael Barnier, the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, talked about the impact of Britain’s exit from the EU. After his prepared remarks, he took part in a moderated discussion and took questions from the audience.
5:22 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Daniel Griswold and Joshua Meltzer on U.S. Trade DisputesJoshua Meltzer; Daniel T. Griswold; Bill ScanlanDaniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes ... Daniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes with Canada, China, and Mexico. 6:21 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 5 min. Weekly Democratic AddressRichard BlumenthalIn the weekly Democratic address, Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) talked about President ... In the weekly Democratic address, Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) talked about President Trump’s nominee to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, Judge Brett Kavanaugh. 6:30 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 29 min. Communicators with Morgan ReedSteven Overly; Morgan Reed; Peter SlenApp Association President Morgan Reed talked about concerns related to privacy, cybersecurity, and ... App Association President Morgan Reed talked about concerns related to privacy, cybersecurity, and the ability of app developers to create apps. The App Association represents some 5,000 app developers. Topics included the new European privacy rules, and a broadening array of efforts in U.S. states to develop privacy laws. Mr. Reed also discussed a case accepted by the Supreme Court for the 2018-19 term on whether Apple has a monopoly on app sales.

July 2018 was the 10th anniversary of Apple’s App Store, which has 500 million weekly visitors.
7:01 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Supreme Court Decision on Online Sales TaxMichael Dabbs; George Isaacson; Amanda Kellar; Matt Munsil; Jennifer PlattThe Congressional Internet Caucus Academy hosted a discussion on the recent Supreme Court decision ... The Congressional Internet Caucus Academy hosted a discussion on the recent Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, which ruled that a state can collect sales tax from online retailers with no physical presence in that state. Lobbyists for internet and brick-and-mortar retailers talked about what next steps Congress would take in response to the Court’s decision. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 58 min. Global DemocraciesSergio Amaral; Gerard Araud; Karen Attiah; Ron Dermer; Joe Goldman; Steve Hilton; David Ignatius; Mary Jordan; Jennifer Lee; John D. Negroponte; Leon E. PanettaFormer Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta and former Director of National ... Former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta and former Director of National Intelligence John Negroponte were among the speakers at a Washington Post discussion on the future of global democracies. Two panels of foreign policy experts talked about the current state of democracies around the world and threats to their survival. Afterward, Mr. Panetta was interviewed on a variety of foreign affairs topics by Washington Post columnist David Ignatius. Many of the participants also talked about the 2018 meeting of NATO leaders in Brussels, which was underway during this event. 10:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Daniel Griswold and Joshua Meltzer on U.S. Trade DisputesJoshua Meltzer; Daniel T. Griswold; Bill ScanlanDaniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes ... Daniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes with Canada, China, and Mexico.
11:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 58 min. Global DemocraciesSergio Amaral; Gerard Araud; Karen Attiah; Ron Dermer; Joe Goldman; Steve Hilton; David Ignatius; Mary Jordan; Jennifer Lee; John D. Negroponte; Leon E. PanettaFormer Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta and former Director of National ... Former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta and former Director of National Intelligence John Negroponte were among the speakers at a Washington Post discussion on the future of global democracies. Two panels of foreign policy experts talked about the current state of democracies around the world and threats to their survival. Afterward, Mr. Panetta was interviewed on a variety of foreign affairs topics by Washington Post columnist David Ignatius. Many of the participants also talked about the 2018 meeting of NATO leaders in Brussels, which was underway during this event.
Sunday, July 15
1:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Daniel Griswold and Joshua Meltzer on U.S. Trade DisputesJoshua Meltzer; Daniel T. Griswold; Bill ScanlanDaniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes ... Daniel Griswold of Mercatus Center and Joshua Meltzer talked about the ongoing U.S. trade disputes with Canada, China, and Mexico. 2:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 31 min. Global Health and DiplomacyDeborah L. Birx M.D.; Tom Daschle; Bill Frist M.D.; Michael J. Gerson; Charles Holmes M.D.; Blaise Misztal; Anand Parekh M.D.; Mark Storella; Charles WaldFormer Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle (D-SD) and Dr. Bill Frist (R-TN) along with global ... Former Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle (D-SD) and Dr. Bill Frist (R-TN) along with global health and national security experts discussed the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The program was established under the George W. Bush administration to address the global HIV/AIDS epidemic. Speakers also talked about the impact of PEPFAR on global health diplomacy, national security and U.S. strategic objectives in Africa. 3:35 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 33 min. Foreign Policy in Western HemisphereKaren Bass; Joaquin Castro; Paul Cook; Eliot Engel; Lois J. Frankel; Tom Garrett Jr.; Bill Keating; Robin Kelly; Adam Kinzinger; Sarah-Ann Lynch; Gregory Meeks; Kenneth Merten; Ted Poe; Dana Rohrabacher; Ileana Ros-Lehtinen; Ed Royce; Brad Sherman; Albio Sires; Chris Smith; Dina Titus; Norma Torres; Joe Wilson; Ted YohoOfficials from the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) ... Officials from the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the Trump administration’s foreign policy toward Latin America. Speakers included Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Kenneth Merten and USAID Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean Sarah-Ann Lynch. Areas of focus included migrant children and families, humanitarian aid to Venezuela, human rights in Cuba, transnational organized crime, and China’s and Russia’s influence in the region.
6:11 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 45 min. Intelligence and National SecurityDan Coats; Walter Russell Mead; Kenneth R. WeinsteinDirector of National Intelligence Dan Coats spoke at a discussion on cybersecurity, ... Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats spoke at a discussion on cybersecurity, counterterrorism and Russian election interference. He talked about increased malicious cyber activities, saying the “warning lights are blinking red,” and that the “digital infrastructure that serves this country is literally under attack.” He also said that Russia is “no question” the most aggressive foreign actor. He warned President Vladimir Putin that the U.S. knows what he is doing, and that if he wanted to “stay in this tit-for-tat, we’re gonna beat you.” 7:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. LIVE Open PhonesJesse J. HollandTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question, “Should the ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the question, “Should the government fund family leave, or it should be paid for by Social Security?” A Senate Republican plan would allow new parents to draw from Social Security in exchange for delaying retirement benefits. In the Senate Democrat plan a create a national paid family and medical leave plan that would be funded through payroll taxes. 8:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. LIVE Nick Allen and Fabian Reinbold on NATO and U.S.-Russia SummitsNick Allen; Marc Ambinder; Jesse J. Holland; Fabian ReinboldNick Allen and Fabian Reinbold talked about the NATO summit and President Trump’s summit the ... Nick Allen and Fabian Reinbold talked about the NATO summit and President Trump’s summit the following day with Russian President Putin.
9:02 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 58 min. LIVE Marc Ambinder on Nuclear War ThreatMarc Ambinder; Jesse J. HollandAuthor Marc Ambinder talked about his new book, The Brink: President Reagan and the Nuclear War ... Author Marc Ambinder talked about his new book, The Brink: President Reagan and the Nuclear War Scare of 1983. 10:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Newsmakers with Nan AronNan Aron; Siobhan Hughes; Mark Sherman; Susan SwainNan Aron talked about the Alliance for Justice’s opposition to Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s ... Nan Aron talked about the Alliance for Justice’s opposition to Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court to replace retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. 10:34 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 17 min. Judge Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court Nomination AnnouncementBrett M. Kavanaugh; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. ... President Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. Judge Kavanugh is a former law clerk to Justice Kennedy. The judge’s wife, children and parents joined him at the White House for the public announcement.
10:52 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Meeting with Senator Mitch McConnellMitch McConnell Jr.Vice President Pence and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) met at the Capitol with ... Vice President Pence and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) met at the Capitol with President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh. 10:55 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 min. Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Meeting with Senator Chuck GrassleyChuck GrassleySupreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh participated in a customary courtesy visit with Senate ... Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh participated in a customary courtesy visit with Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Chuck Grassley (R-IA). 10:57 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 8 min. Senator McConnell on Supreme Court Nominee Brett KavanaughSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) praised the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to be a ... Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) praised the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to be a Supreme Court justice. Senator McConnell also reviewed his record, and said the judge does not play favorites nor does he legislate from the bench.
11:05 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 32 min. Senators Schumer and Hatch on Supreme Court NominationSenate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) criticized President Trump’s nomination of ... Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) criticized President Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Senator Schumer said he believes the nominee would endanger women’s reproductive rights, harm health care coverage for people with pre-existing conditions, and weaken the Affordable Care Act. Senator Schumer also criticized Judge Kavanaugh’s writings and demanded a review of all of the nominee’s papers and emails.

Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) praised the nomination, saying Judge Kavanaugh is extremely well-qualified and one of the most influential judges in the country. Senator Hatch also noted that Judge Kavanaugh had written majority and dissenting opinions that were subsequently adopted by the Supreme Court.
11:41 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 51 min. FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok on 2016 InvestigationsSteven Chabot; Gerry Connolly; Val Demings; Mark DeSaulnier; Virginia Foxx; Jimmy Gomez; Paul Gosar; Glenn Grothman; Jody B. Hice; Mike Johnson; Brenda Lawrence; Ted Lieu; Zoe Lofgren; Tom Marino; Gary Palmer; Ted Poe; Jamie Raskin; Cedric Richmond; Dennis Ross; Keith J. Rothfus; Steve Russell; John Henry Rutherford; Peter Strzok; Eric Swalwell; Mark Walker; Bonnie Watson-Coleman; Andy Biggs; David N. Cicilline; William Lacy Clay Jr.; Steve Cohen; Doug Collins; James R. Comer; Elijah Cummings; Ron DeSantis; Scott Eugene DesJarlais; Ted Deutch; John James Duncan Jr.; Matt Gaetz; Louie Gohmert Jr.; Bob Goodlatte; Trey Gowdy; Luis Gutiérrez; Karen C. Handel; Darrell Issa; Sheila Jackson-Lee; Hakeem Jeffries; Hank Johnson Jr.; Jim Jordan; Robin Kelly; Steve King; Raja Krishnamoorthi; Raul R. Labrador; Carolyn Maloney; Mark Meadows; Jerrold Nadler; Eleanor Holmes Norton; John Ratcliffe; James Sensenbrenner Jr.FBI Agent Peter Strzok, who was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation ... FBI Agent Peter Strzok, who was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian involvement in the 2016 U.S. elections, testified before a joint hearing of two House committees responsible for FBI and Justice Department oversight. Members questioned him about texts he sent about President Trump and his ability to conduct the Russia investigation without bias. 2:33 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 3 hr. 21 min. FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok on 2016 InvestigationsSteven Chabot; Gerry Connolly; Val Demings; Mark DeSaulnier; Virginia Foxx; Jimmy Gomez; Paul Gosar; Glenn Grothman; Jody B. Hice; Mike Johnson; Brenda Lawrence; Ted Lieu; Zoe Lofgren; Tom Marino; Gary Palmer; Ted Poe; Jamie Raskin; Cedric Richmond; Dennis Ross; Keith J. Rothfus; Steve Russell; John Henry Rutherford; Peter Strzok; Eric Swalwell; Mark Walker; Bonnie Watson-Coleman; Andy Biggs; David N. Cicilline; William Lacy Clay Jr.; Steve Cohen; Doug Collins; James R. Comer; Elijah Cummings; Ron DeSantis; Scott Eugene DesJarlais; Ted Deutch; John James Duncan Jr.; Matt Gaetz; Louie Gohmert Jr.; Bob Goodlatte; Trey Gowdy; Luis Gutiérrez; Karen C. Handel; Darrell Issa; Sheila Jackson-Lee; Hakeem Jeffries; Hank Johnson Jr.; Jim Jordan; Robin Kelly; Steve King; Raja Krishnamoorthi; Raul R. Labrador; Carolyn Maloney; Mark Meadows; Jerrold Nadler; Eleanor Holmes Norton; John Ratcliffe; James Sensenbrenner Jr.FBI Agent Peter Strzok, who was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation ... FBI Agent Peter Strzok, who was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian involvement in the 2016 U.S. elections, testified before a joint hearing of two House committees responsible for FBI and Justice Department oversight. Members questioned him about texts he sent about President Trump and his ability to conduct the Russia investigation without bias.
5:55 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 min. John Bolton on U.S.-Russia SummitJohn R. BoltonNational Security Adviser John Bolton, appearing on ABC’s “This Week,” previewed ... National Security Adviser John Bolton, appearing on ABC’s “This Week,” previewed President Trump’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin 5:57 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. Senator Warner on NBC's Meet the PressMark R. WarnerSenator Warner (D-VA) discussed President Trump’s upcoming meeting with Russian President ... Senator Warner (D-VA) discussed President Trump’s upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on NBC’s Meet the Press. 6:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 30 min. Newsmakers with Nan AronNan Aron; Siobhan Hughes; Mark Sherman; Susan SwainNan Aron talked about the Alliance for Justice’s opposition to Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s ... Nan Aron talked about the Alliance for Justice’s opposition to Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court to replace retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy.
6:33 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. 24 min. 2017-18 Supreme Court Term ReviewJohn P. Elwood; John Hilboldt; Willy Jay; Neal Katyal; John MalcolmThe Heritage Foundation hosted a discussion reviewing the Supreme Court’s decisions from its ... The Heritage Foundation hosted a discussion reviewing the Supreme Court’s decisions from its 2017-18 term, departing Justice Anthony Kennedy’s legacy, Justice Neil Gorsuch’s first year on the bench, and President Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Justice Kennedy. Participants included former Supreme Court law clerks, who took questions from the audience after the discussion. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Gregory WatsonBrian Lamb; Gregory WatsonGregory Watson talked about his role in getting the 27th Amendment to the Constitution ratified. ... Gregory Watson talked about his role in getting the 27th Amendment to the Constitution ratified. The amendment deals with pay adjustments for members of Congress. In 1982, while a student at the University of Texas at Austin, Mr. Watson became interested in constitutional amendments that had passed Congress but had not passed enough state legislatures. He decided to write a paper on an amendment that prevents members on Congress from giving themselves raises during the current session. When his professor refused to change the “C” he received on his work, he decided to try to get the amendment ratified. 8:59 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 46 min. Question TimeRichard Bacon; John Bercow; Ian Blackford; Dan Carden; Julie Cooper; Alberto Costa; Nigel Evans; Cheryl Gillan; Simon Hoare; George Howarth; Darren Jones; David Lidington; Julia Lopez; Caroline Lucas; Sheryll Murray; Andrew Rosindell; Amber Rudd; Dennis Skinner; Nick Smith; Chris Stephens; Wesley "Wes" Streeting; Julian Sturdy; Emily ThornberryCabinet Office Minister David Lidington fielded questions from members of Parliament in place of ... Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington fielded questions from members of Parliament in place of Prime Minister Theresa May during the weekly Questions for the Prime Minister session. Inquiries focused on a variety of foreign and domestic issues, including forthcoming Brexit details, the United Kingdom' participation at the NATO summit, and, President Trump’s upcoming meeting with Prime Minister May.
9:46 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 51 min. President Trump and British Prime Minister May Joint News ConferenceTheresa May; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump and Prime Minster May spoke to reporters at a joint news conference at Chequers, ... President Trump and Prime Minster May spoke to reporters at a joint news conference at Chequers, the prime minister’s country estate in Buckinghamshire, England. The president answered questions about his comments on European immigration and his upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. 10:38 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. President and First Lady Visit with Queen Elizabeth IIElizabeth II; Donald J. Trump; Melania TrumpPresident Trump and first lady Melania Trump met Queen Elizabeth II for tea at Windsor Castle. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump met Queen Elizabeth II for tea at Windsor Castle. 11:00 PM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Gregory WatsonBrian Lamb; Gregory WatsonGregory Watson talked about his role in getting the 27th Amendment to the Constitution ratified. ... Gregory Watson talked about his role in getting the 27th Amendment to the Constitution ratified. The amendment deals with pay adjustments for members of Congress. In 1982, while a student at the University of Texas at Austin, Mr. Watson became interested in constitutional amendments that had passed Congress but had not passed enough state legislatures. He decided to write a paper on an amendment that prevents members on Congress from giving themselves raises during the current session. When his professor refused to change the “C” he received on his work, he decided to try to get the amendment ratified.
Monday, July 16
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 46 min. Question TimeRichard Bacon; John Bercow; Ian Blackford; Dan Carden; Julie Cooper; Alberto Costa; Nigel Evans; Cheryl Gillan; Simon Hoare; George Howarth; Darren Jones; David Lidington; Julia Lopez; Caroline Lucas; Sheryll Murray; Andrew Rosindell; Amber Rudd; Dennis Skinner; Nick Smith; Chris Stephens; Wesley "Wes" Streeting; Julian Sturdy; Emily ThornberryCabinet Office Minister David Lidington fielded questions from members of Parliament in place of ... Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington fielded questions from members of Parliament in place of Prime Minister Theresa May during the weekly Questions for the Prime Minister session. Inquiries focused on a variety of foreign and domestic issues, including forthcoming Brexit details, the United Kingdom' participation at the NATO summit, and, President Trump’s upcoming meeting with Prime Minister May. 12:47 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 51 min. President Trump and British Prime Minister May Joint News ConferenceTheresa May; Donald J. TrumpPresident Trump and Prime Minster May spoke to reporters at a joint news conference at Chequers, ... President Trump and Prime Minster May spoke to reporters at a joint news conference at Chequers, the prime minister’s country estate in Buckinghamshire, England. The president answered questions about his comments on European immigration and his upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. 1:39 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 18 min. President and First Lady Visit with Queen Elizabeth IIElizabeth II; Donald J. Trump; Melania TrumpPresident Trump and first lady Melania Trump met Queen Elizabeth II for tea at Windsor Castle. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump met Queen Elizabeth II for tea at Windsor Castle.
2:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Nick Allen and Fabian Reinbold on NATO and U.S.-Russia SummitsNick Allen; Marc Ambinder; Jesse J. Holland; Fabian ReinboldNick Allen and Fabian Reinbold talked about the NATO summit and President Trump’s summit the ... Nick Allen and Fabian Reinbold talked about the NATO summit and President Trump’s summit the following day with Russian President Putin. 3:00 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 2 hr. 1 min. International Financial SystemAndy Barr; Ted Budd; Emanuel Cleaver II; Warren Davidson; Tom Emmer; Al Green; Jeb Hensarling; French Hill; Bill Huizenga; Randy Hultgren; Barry Loudermilk; Mia Love; Frank D. Lucas; Blaine Luetkemeyer; Stephen F. Lynch; Carolyn Maloney; Gregory Meeks; Steven T. Mnuchin; Gwen Moore; Steven Pearce; Robert Pittenger; Bruce Poliquin; Dennis Ross; Keith J. Rothfus; Ed Royce; David Scott; Brad Sherman; Claudia Tenney; Dave Trott; Nydia M. Velázquez; Ann Wagner; Maxine Waters; Roger WilliamsTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the ... Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the state of the international financial system. He addressed members' questions on several issues, including the effects of the tax reform legislation signed into law by President Trump in December 2017, as well as the potential impact of tariffs levied by the administration against China and European countries on U.S. jobs and the economy. 5:01 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 56 min. International Financial SystemAndy Barr; Ted Budd; Emanuel Cleaver II; Warren Davidson; Tom Emmer; Al Green; Jeb Hensarling; French Hill; Bill Huizenga; Randy Hultgren; Barry Loudermilk; Mia Love; Frank D. Lucas; Blaine Luetkemeyer; Stephen F. Lynch; Carolyn Maloney; Gregory Meeks; Steven T. Mnuchin; Gwen Moore; Steven Pearce; Robert Pittenger; Bruce Poliquin; Dennis Ross; Keith J. Rothfus; Ed Royce; David Scott; Brad Sherman; Claudia Tenney; Dave Trott; Nydia M. Velázquez; Ann Wagner; Maxine Waters; Roger WilliamsTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the ... Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the state of the international financial system. He addressed members' questions on several issues, including the effects of the tax reform legislation signed into law by President Trump in December 2017, as well as the potential impact of tariffs levied by the administration against China and European countries on U.S. jobs and the economy.
5:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 57 min. Q&A with Gregory WatsonBrian Lamb; Gregory WatsonGregory Watson talked about his role in getting the 27th Amendment to the Constitution ratified. ... Gregory Watson talked about his role in getting the 27th Amendment to the Constitution ratified. The amendment deals with pay adjustments for members of Congress. In 1982, while a student at the University of Texas at Austin, Mr. Watson became interested in constitutional amendments that had passed Congress but had not passed enough state legislatures. He decided to write a paper on an amendment that prevents members on Congress from giving themselves raises during the current session. When his professor refused to change the “C” he received on his work, he decided to try to get the amendment ratified. 6:59 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 1 hr. LIVE Open Phones on U.S.-Russia Summit, Part 1John McArdleTelephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on President Trump’s summit ... Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on President Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. 7:34 AM EDT on C-SPANApprox. 6 min. LIVE Jeff Mason on the U.S.-Russia SummitJeff Mason; John McArdleJeff Mason spoke by phone from Helsinki, Finland, about the meeting between President Trump and ... Jeff Mason spoke by phone from Helsinki, Finland, about the meeting between President Trump and Russian President Putin.