168Aug 8, 2013
Town Hall on Immigration and the Economy
Telephone lines and electronic communications were open for comments on the potential impact of immigration reform to the economy. The program included clips from previous C-SPAN programming ...
391Jul 10, 2013
House Republican Meeting on Immigration Policy
Fawn Johnson was interviewed by telephone to preview the closed-door House Republican meeting that afternoon to discuss strategy on immigration legislation.
205Jun 26, 2013
Fawn Johnson talked about the status of the Senate immigration bill. Earlier in the day, members voted to limit debate on the bill, setting up a possible final vote later in the week. She ...
199Jun 13, 2013
Newsmakers with Representative John Kline
House Education and Workforce Committee Chair John Kline (R-MN) talked about student loan interest rates, which were set to double on July 1. Representative Kline’s bill to address the issue ...
294May 10, 2013
Fawn Johnson on Immigration Legislation
National Journal correspondent Fawn Johnson spoke about the Senate Judiciary Committee’s markup of immigration legislation and explained how amendments and committee votes were influencing the ...
450Apr 18, 2013
Newsmakers with Representative Luis Gutierrez
Representative Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) talked about immigration legislation he drafted with a group of seven other House members. He also discussed the role he thinks President Obama should play ...
104Apr 10, 2013
Fawn Johnson on Manchin-Toomey Gun Legislation Proposal
Fawn Johnson was interviewed on Skype about the gun control legislation amendment agreement proposed by Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Patrick Toomey (R-PA) on background checks for gun buyers.
333Jan 30, 2013
Automobile Fuel Efficiency
Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel efficiency. Gina McCarthy said that the auto industry was on schedule to meet higher fuel efficiency ...
372Jan 17, 2013
Newsmakers with Senator Patrick Leahy
Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Patrick Leahy (D-VT) talked about upcoming hearings on gun control and other issues on the committee’s agenda. Topics included immigration reform, ...
307Jan 10, 2013
Immigration Law and Policy
Fawn Johnson talked about the prospects for immigration reform in 2013, and she responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included existing immigration laws and ...
347Nov 12, 2012
Immigration Reform and Latino Voter Turnout
Fawn Johnson talked about the Latino voter turnout in the 2012 elections and the various proposals and potential areas of compromise in immigration reform. She responded to telephone calls and ...
75Jul 18, 2012
Women in Politics
Margaret Hamburg and Representative Connie Morella spoke about challenges women faced in government and elected office. Both talked about the changes in society that mades upward mobility for ...
271Jun 25, 2012
U.S. Deportation System
Fawn Johnson discussed the role of Immigration and Customs Enforcement 0ICE) in deporting those who are in the U.S. illegally. Topics included the money, human, and technological resources used ...
109Jun 16, 2012
Obama's Immigration Policy
Fawn Johnson spoke by phone about Obama administration’s announcement that the U.S. will stop deporting young illegal immigrants who entered the country as children if they meet certain ...
49Jun 13, 2012
Student Loans and Surface Transportation Bill
Fawn Johnson talked by phone about two bills were set to expire on June 30, 2012, the surface transportation bill and the expiration of student loan interest rates.
317Apr 28, 2012
Immigration Reform and Congress
Fawn Johnson talked about immigration reform proposals happening behind the scenes in Congress. She discussed their chances of becoming law, and the possibility of passing federal legislation ...
44Feb 10, 2012
Fawn Johnson on No Child Left Behind
Fawn Johnson spoke about education policy and several waivers to the Now Child Left Behind law given to states.
1,263Sep 16, 2011
Infrastructure Investment and Deficit Reduction
Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist and former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell debated deficit reduction and infrastructure investment. Afterward, business and transportation ...
974Aug 3, 2011
Fawn Johnson on FAA Funding Stalled in Congress
Fawn Johnson talked about the stalled re-authorization of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funding and the likely impact of a failure to pass the re-authorization prior to the August ...
130May 30, 2011
Gas Taxes and Highway Trust Fund
Fawn Johnson talked about the role and solvency of the national Highway Trust Fund and the role federal and state gas taxes play in its funding as the busy summer driving season begins. She ...
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