3,101Oct 29, 2011
Coffee Party Rally
Annabel Park talked about the Coffee Party, its platform, and its first major rally. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
927Jan 15, 2012
Independent Voters and the 2012 Elections
Linda Killian talked about how the political system is losing faith among the public and more deeply among independent voters. Topics included the rising self-identification of independent ...
880Nov 13, 2012
The Beginning of American Politics
Professor Douglas Bradburn of Binghamton University in New York contrasted British and American politics in the 18th century. He examined why Colonial America was unable to duplicate ...
567Jun 23, 2009
30 Years of Close Up Television
Current and former associates of the Close Up Foundation looked back on 30 years of television programming on C-SPAN. They also talked with high school students from across the ...
476Nov 3, 2011
Tom Brokaw Remarks on State of U.S. Political Debate
Tom Brokaw discussed the state of U.S. political debate and his new book, The Time of Our Lives: Past, Present, Promise, a broad view of how American life had changed since the Great ...
463Apr 24, 2002
A Night at the Apollo
Because of copyright restrictions, only the first minute of each musical act was shown.
A get-out-the-vote fundraising event was held to raise money for a campaign to encourage ...
421Jan 1, 2002
New York City Mayor Inauguration
In his inaugural address Mayor Bloomberg talked about rebuilding the city after the September 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, cutting the size of city government, and called on ...
360Sep 29, 2004
Book Discussion on Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America
Mr. Fiorina talked about his book, Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America, published by Longman. He asserted that, while many perceive the current political climate as ...
345Jun 18, 2004
Book Discussion on Alexander Hamilton
By video link from New York City, Mr. Chernow discussed his biography Alexander Hamilton, from Penguin Press. He responded to telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail from ...
342Nov 28, 2010
Laura Clawson talked about the upcoming lame-duck session of Congress, what to expect from the incoming 112th Congress and its new leadership, and other current political topics. She also ...
288Jul 18, 2001
Life and Career of Donald Rumsfeld
Secretary Rumsfeld was interviewed about his life in politics, his business career, changes at the Pentagon in the 25 years since he first led the Department of Defense, and the future of the armed ...
193Oct 12, 2005
Politics and Culture
At an event to mark the 10th anniversary of the founding of George magazine, a panel, moderated by Tom Brokaw, was held on the relationship between culture and politics. Panelists ...
193Nov 1, 2001
New York Mayor's Debate
Mayoral candidates debated various issues of concern to New York residents including recovery efforts at the World Trade Center. The moderator took questions from reporters who were located at ...
188Jul 20, 2001
Life and Career of Dorothy Height
Ms. Height talked about her life and career as both a civil rights activist and as a presidential adviser during several administrations.
184Mar 8, 2001
Life and Career of Joseph Moakley
Last month Rep. Moakley announced his retirement at the end of his term in 2002, after being diagnosed with leukemia. He talked about his illness, his decision to retire, and his ...
146Mar 28, 2010
Conservatives and Tea Party
Matt Kibbe talked by video uplink from Dallas, Texas about the future impact of the Tea Party and whether social and national security issues should be part of he Tea Party agenda. FreedomWorks ...
134Feb 16, 2001
Ronald Reagan Banquet
Participants talked about the conservative policy agenda for the new administration. They also presented the Ronald Reagan award to Mr. Levin for his work on behalf of conservative ...
126Jul 27, 2001
Life and Career of Chuck Hagel
Senator Hagel talked about his life and career in politics and the private sector. Born in North Platte, Nebraska in 1946, he was elected to the U.S. Senate in November 1996. Chuck Hagel ...
123May 20, 2001
University of Notre Dame Commencement Address
President Bush spoke to graduates about social policy and the importance of faith-based programs in solving social needs.
Honorary doctorates were presented to several individuals for ...
118Jul 18, 2001
Life and Career of Ben Nighthorse Campbell
Senator Campbell spoke about his life and career in public service. Among the issues he addressed were his Indian heritage, childhood, service in the U.S. Air Force, and Senate career.
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