74Feb 16, 2010
Economic Stimulus Spending and Highway Projects
John Horsley spoke on the 1st anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, focusing on its impact on highway and transportation projects across the country. He also responded to ...
753Feb 16, 2010
Unemployment and the U.S. Economy
Don Peck talked about his March, 2010 Atlantic article, “How a New Jobless Era Will Transform America.” In it examines how current high joblessness rates will affect the life course and ...
255Feb 16, 2010
Marc Theissen on Use of Predator Drones
Marc Thiessen spoke about the Obama administration’s use of predator drones in Afghanistan and Pakistan, arguing that the policy could have several harmful effects in the war in ...
56Feb 11, 2010
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments. C-SPAN employees Kirk Perkins, Robb Harleston, and Bobbi Jackson were interviewed about the impact of the Washington, D.C., blizzard on C-SPAN ...
89Apr 7, 2009
2010 Defense Budget
Tony Capaccio talked about Defense Secretary Robert Gates’s announcement on the 2010 defense budget. Mr. Capaccio, who covered the press conference, discussed what will be cut from ...
111Apr 7, 2009
H-1B Visa Policy
Stuart Anderson talked about the deadline for company H-1B visa petitions, and he responded to telephone calls, electronic mail, and Susquehanna (PA) High School students who participated via ...
35Apr 7, 2009
President's Task Force on GM, Chrysler
Neil King talked about efforts of the Obama Administration’s auto task force in restructuring Chrysler and General Motors, and how a controlled bankruptcy of a carmaker might work if ...
37Apr 7, 2009
Telephone lines were open for comments on a New York Times poll which shows Americans are more optimistic about the economy since February 2009.
26Apr 7, 2009
Political News Review
Amy Walter talked about the political news of the day, including the Justice Department’s dismissal of charges against former Alaska Senator Ted Stevens.
35Apr 2, 2009
House Debate on Budget
Representative Earl Blumenauer talked about upcoming debate over the fiscal year 2010 budget. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.
A clip of Representative Paul ...
33Apr 2, 2009
Telephone lines were open for comments on the Justice Department dropping charges against former Alaska Senator Ted Stevens.
84Mar 18, 2009
Hearing on Impact of AIG
Representative and Financial Services Committee member Gary Peters talked about the hearing on federal aid (more than $150 billion) to AIG (American International Group), the bonuses AIG gave its ...
31Mar 18, 2009
Open Phones, Part 1
Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Should Congress pass a special tax on AIG bonuses?”
56Mar 8, 2009
Nicholas Lardy talked about China’s economy, U.S. debt to China, and China’s National People’s Congress, which opened last week. He responded to telephone calls and electronic ...
18Mar 8, 2009
Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Should the U.S. reach out to moderate members of the Taliban?”
20Mar 8, 2009
Reversal of Stem Cell Policy
Jonathan Moreno and David Prentice talked about President Obama’s planned Executive Order rescinding the Bush Administration’s policy on stem cell research.
They responded to ...
19Feb 28, 2009
Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s plan for troop withdrawal from Iraq.
29Feb 28, 2009
Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Who is middle class?”
56Feb 28, 2009
President Obama's Economic Plan
Tim Fernholz that economic proposals by the Obama Administration, including the administration’s outline for the fiscal year 2010 budget. Mr. Fernholz responded to telephone calls ...
59Feb 28, 2009
Education Spending in FY2010 Budget
Doug Lederman talked about the $47 billion allocated for education spending included in the budget proposal submitted by President Obama, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic ...
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