7Dec 9, 2013
Robert Bixby on Budget Conference Committee Negotiations
Robert Bixby talked about the status of negotiations in the Budget Conference Committee and its looming December 13 deadline to come up with a budget compromise that would fund the federal ...
30Dec 9, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Have government surveillance programs gone too far?” Google, Microsoft, Twitter, and five other technology firms have ...
14Dec 9, 2013
Medicaid and the Health Care Law
Jeffrey Young talked about the role of Medicaid in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program.
988Nov 26, 2013
Poverty in the U.S
Robert Rector and Isabel Sawhill talked about the state of poverty in the U.S. and the impact of cuts to programs such as SNAP (food stamps) on the economy and individuals and families. They ...
273Nov 26, 2013
David Harrison on Prospects for Immigration Reform
David Harrison spoke by telephone on the prospects for immigration reform. He reviewed President Obama’s speech on immigration in San Francisco the previous day. A video clip of the ...
418Nov 26, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Should immigration reform be a priority?” David Harrison, a staff writer for Roll Call, speaking by phone, reviewed ...
375Nov 26, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Should immigration reform be a priority?” A video clip was shown of President Obama speaking on immigration in San ...
283Nov 26, 2013
Jeremy Herb on Congress and Iran Nuclear Program Agreement
Jeremy Herb talked by telephone about the role Congress would play in the recent deal between Iran and the U.S. and other major powers over Iran’s nuclear program. He responded to a video ...
227Nov 26, 2013
Mission of the U.S. in Afghanistan
Jason Campbell talked about his recent trip to Afghanistan and the possibility of an agreement between the U.S. and Afghanistan to keep U.S. troops in country past the 2014 withdrawal date. He ...
463Nov 21, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments about Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s threat to invoke the “nuclear option” in an effort to end Republican filibusters on the ...
331Nov 21, 2013
Representative Mike Doyle on Healthcare.gov Web Site
Representative Mike Doyle (D-PA) talked about efforts to fix ongoing difficulties with the Affordable Care Act’s Healthcare.gov Web site. He responded to telephone calls and electronic ...
720Nov 21, 2013
Representative Trey Gowdy on Immigration Reform
Representative Trey Gowdy (R-SC) talked about the future of comprehensive immigration reform in the House. Other topics included the Healthcare.gov Web site, and possible future congressional ...
514Nov 21, 2013
Reporter Previews Senate Filibuster Rule
Niels Lesniewski was interviewed by phone about Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s threat to invoke the “nuclear option” in an effort to end Republican filibusters on the Obama ...
55Nov 12, 2013
Paul Richter on Iran's Nuclear Program
Los Angeles Times State Department correspondent Paul Richter spoke by telephone about talks between the international community and Iran, which failed to produce a deal on Iran’s ...
381Nov 12, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Which news sources do you trust, and why?” Los Angeles Times State Department correspondent Paul Richter spoke by ...
573Nov 12, 2013
U.S. and International Use of Drones
Guy Taylor talked about his Washington Times story on the role of the U.S. intelligence community in monitoring the approximately 87 nations that possess and use some form of drones. He ...
431Nov 12, 2013
Contractors in Federal Workforce
Paul Light talked about contractors in the federal workforce, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He detailed regulations and procedures involving the hiring of ...
621Nov 1, 2013
Representative Jeff Denham on Immigration Reform
Representative Jeff Denham (R-CA) talked about bipartisan efforts in the House to achieve immigration reform. One month prior, Representative Denham had announced he would sign on as the first ...
497Nov 1, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on news of the day and on the topic of, “Your Top Story of the Week.” Ann Gearan, diplomatic correspondent for the Washington Post, also ...
339Nov 1, 2013
Anne Gearan on Security in Iraq
Ann Gearan, diplomatic correspondent for the Washington Post, talked about President Obama’s meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to discuss security concerns within and ...
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