660Feb 16, 2012
Shooting from the Lip: Book Party
A book party was held at the Jefferson Hotel for the publication of Shooting from the Lip: The Life of Senator Al Simpson, written by Donald Hardy. Senator Simpson was shown mingling ...
1,042Dec 14, 2011
After Words with Chris Matthews
Chris Matthews presents a portrait of President Kennedy rarely seen in a biography, based on personal interviews with those who knew him, records from his school years, and published interviews with ...
257Nov 14, 2011
President Reagan's Accomplishments
The Motion Picture Association of America held an event honoring President Ronald Reagan’s legacy. Panelists discussed the president’s life and the influence of his acting career on ...
72Oct 5, 2010
Benefit Gala For Lee Hamilton
President and Director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Lee Hamilton spoke at a benefit gala honoring his many years of service. In his remarks he thanked attendees for ...
654Jun 7, 2010
Ben Bernanke Interview
Ben Bernanke was interviewed by Sam Donaldson at the Woodrow Wilson Center Board and Council dinner. In his remarks he said he expected to see continued economic recovery. He also spoke ...
271Apr 23, 2009
News Media and the Presidency
Sam Donaldson and Helen Thomas spoke to the C-SPAN distance learning class, which consisted of Pace University, University of Denver, and George Mason University. They focused on the ...
473Jan 24, 2008
Take the Risk: Book Party
Dr. Benjamin Carson talked about his book Take the Risk: Learning to Identify, Choose, and Live with Acceptable Risk, published by Zondervan. In his fourth book, pediatric ...
39Apr 19, 2007
Distance Learning Class
Students from the University of Denver and Pace University in New York City participated by broadband feed in a distance learning class.
Sam Donaldson spoke to the classes about the ...
24Jan 14, 2007
Israeli Ambassador Farewell
A tribute was held to honor former Ambassador Daniel Avalon. Sam Donaldson was the master of ceremonies.
44Feb 10, 2006
Ronald Reagan Banquet
The program begins abruptly.
During the Ronald Reagan Banquet, Rep. DeLay spoke briefly about conservative issues. Mr. Bozell and Mr. Donaldson introduced ...
46Oct 17, 2005
State of News Journalism
Newseum hosted a full-day symposium titled “Examining Opinion and Bias in the News: The Grant Howell Legacy Symposium” that explored the perceptions and realities of bias in news ...
117Oct 5, 2005
Spina Bifida Roast of Barbara Walters
Mr. Shields moderated a roast of Barbara Walters at an annual dinner to benefit the Spina Bifida Association. Journalists and politicians made tongue-in-cheek remarks about her career and ...
75Dec 9, 2004
Frank Mankiewicz Roast
Journalists and politicians participated in a tongue-in-cheek review of Mr. Mankiewicz’s career in broadcasting and politics. Ms. Roberts emceed the evening’s events and ...
58Sep 19, 2003
Book Discussion on Madame Secretary
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright discussed her book, Madam Secretary: A Memoir, with Sam Donaldson. She described her life, her political career, and the nomination process ...
45Jul 15, 2003
Presidential Candidates Forum
Mr. Donaldson moderated a forum in which Democratic presidential candidates appeared individually to make a statement and answer questions about policies affecting the lesbian and gay ...
89Feb 1, 2003
Media Bias Debate
Following opening remarks and comments about conservative grassroots organizing, Mr. Donaldson and Mr. Novak debated the existence of bias in media reporting. Among the issues they ...
1,482Jan 29, 2003
Funniest Celebrity in Washington Contest
This annual charity event featured comedy routines by Washington notables Senator Tom Daschle, former Secretary Dan Glickman, Cal Thomas, P.J. O’Rourke, Arianna Huffington, Judlyne Lilly, ...
108Nov 11, 2002
Hall of Fame Dinner
Mr. Donaldson acted as master of ceremonies for the annual Broadcasting and Cable magazine’s annual dinner for the Hall of Fame inductees. Eleven awards were given for ...
63May 1, 2002
Book Discussion on War Letters
Recently an Armed Services Edition of War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars was published by Washington Square Press and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. To celebrate ...
34May 1, 2002
War Letters Reading
Andrew Carroll, editor of War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars, read selections from the book at the Library of Congress. The book is a collection of 200 letters ...
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