1,141Nov 28, 2012
1990 Federal Budget Deal
Former congressional leaders talked about the process of reaching their 1990 deficit agreement that eventually helped bring the federal budget into surplus. Topics included the major leaders in ...
4,289Aug 28, 2012
Republican National Convention, Day Two, Afternoon Session
“We Built It” was the theme of the second day of the 2012 Republican National Convention. Convention business included the various committees offering their platform proposals, and ...
570Aug 27, 2012
C-SPAN Convention Preview
C-SPAN previewed the Democratic and Republican National Conventions. Guests included Major Garrett, Representative Debbie Wasserman-Schultz (D-FL) and former Governor John Sununu (R-NH).
218Oct 15, 2011
President George H. W. Bush and American Conservatism
Sidney Milkis chaired a discussion of President George H.W. Bush and American conservatism. The panelists also responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Bush and American ...
34Oct 12, 2011
President George H.W. Bush Oral History Project: John Sununu Clip
An audio clip of an undated interview with former White House Chief of Staff John Sunusu by the George H.W. Bush Oral History Project at the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of ...
193Mar 16, 2011
John Sununu Remarks
John Sununu talked about a number of issues including the economy, energy, foreign policy, leadership and the 2012 presidential election. He also commented on nuclear power plant accidents in ...
275Sep 25, 2010
Mitt Romney Remarks
Former Governor Mitt Romney (R-MA) addressed the New Hampshire Republican Party Convention and criticized President Barack Obama for not focusing enough on the economy during his first 20 months in ...
295Jul 12, 2008
National Governors Association: Innovation
Former President Clinton gave a keynote speech at the centennial meeting of the National Governors Association. In his remarks he talked about the NGA efforts over the past several years in the ...
133Jul 12, 2008
National Governors Association Opening Session
Ceremonies were held in recognition of the Centennial Meeting of the National Governors Association (NGA). Retrospective videos were also shown. Then current and former governors participated ...
176Jan 29, 2008
IRS Commissioner Confirmation Hearing
Nominee Douglas Shulman testified about his qualifications to be commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service. Topics included service and enforcement of IRS laws, IRS personnel issues, ...
30May 10, 2004
The Politics of Trade Policy
White House chiefs of staff talked about global trade and economic policy. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of trade policies on the U.S. economy, efforts to establish free trade ...
36Dec 4, 2000
Witnesses testified about implementation of the 1963 Presidential Transition Act in light of on-going contests to the election results in Florida. Among the issues they addressed were levels of ...
146Jun 15, 2000
White House Chief of Staff Administrative Duties
Former White House chiefs of staff talked about the administrative duties and coordinating efforts required of the office during the term of a president. Among the issues they discussed were ...
16Jan 25, 2000
New Hampshire Primary
Governor Shaheen and other former New Hampshire governors talked about the significance of hosting the nations first primary election in the presidential election cycle. They also reflected on ...
104May 24, 1999
Increasing Presidential Salary
Witnesses testified about a proposed presidential pay increase from $200,000 to $400,000 which would take effect when the next president was sworn in in 2001. Former White House officials supported ...
35Feb 6, 1999
Christian Coalition Dinner
Rev. Robertson and Mr. Tate were among the speakers who discussed the agenda of the Christian Coalition. Former Governor Sununu was master of ceremonies at this event. Video was ...
8Nov 13, 1998
The Bush Presidency
Mr. Sununu, the former White House Chief of Staff, discussed his experience with the Bush Presidency. He offered his assessment of the presidency including the president’s handling ...
92Apr 19, 1997
Rating the Bush Presidency
Mr. Charles, Professor Genovese and Professor Mervin summarized their papers on the moral leadership of President Bush, how he dealt with the limits of U.S. power and an evaluation of his ...
98Apr 17, 1997
Inside the Bush White House
Several members of the Bush administration discussed the inner dynamics of the Bush White House. They talked about their relations with the president and vice president, as well as each other, ...
18Feb 18, 1996
Washington Sunday Journal
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and ...
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