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Open Phones

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7:00:06 AM - 7:46:53 AM
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7:00:06 AM - 7:46:53 AM

Open Phones

Call-In

Telephone lines were open for comments on second-degree murder charges filed against George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida.

0 hours, 46 minutes | 231 Views

30th Anniversary of Justice O'Connor's Appointment

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7:46:53 AM - 7:48:24 AM
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7:46:53 AM - 7:48:24 AM

30th Anniversary of Justice O'Connor's Appointment

Public Affairs Event

Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan participated in a forum with former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Justice O’Connor’s nomination and confirmation to the Court. Sandra Day O’Connor was nominated by President Ronald Reagan in 1981 and confirmed by the U.S. Senate 99 to 0. She retired from the Court January 31, 2006.
The justices talked about the evolution of the confirmation process since Justice O’Connor’s nomination. their law careers, and civility among justices. They also shared funny anecdotes and their observations about serving on the Court. James Duff moderated this event in the Newseum’s Annenberg Theater.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 5,758 Views

Romney and Obama Economic Plans

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7:48:24 AM - 8:35:17 AM
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7:48:24 AM - 8:35:17 AM

Romney and Obama Economic Plans

Call-In

Stephen Moore talked about the legislative and political components of the economic and budget plans put forth by President Obama and Mitt Romney. Topics included the Buffett Rule, the Obama budget versus the House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI), and tax policy. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 46 minutes | 872 Views

Online Politics and Social Media

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8:36:27 AM - 9:19:51 AM
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8:36:27 AM - 9:19:51 AM

Online Politics and Social Media

Call-In

Howard Kurtz and Lauren Ashburn talked about the newly launched Daily Download Web site, and the impact of social media on 2012 election politics. Daily Downlocad, according to Ms. Ashburn, “curates the smartest content on the Web.” Topics included social media such as Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram; the citizen journalist digital tools Rawporter; and journalism ethics.

0 hours, 43 minutes | 1,351 Views

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

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9:19:56 AM - 9:24:48 AM
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9:19:56 AM - 9:24:48 AM

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

Interview

Josh Stokes' was interviewed about his video, First Amendment Documentary. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 188 Views

Bereavement Leave Coverage

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9:24:48 AM - 9:59:43 AM
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9:24:48 AM - 9:59:43 AM

Bereavement Leave Coverage

Call-In

Barry Kluger talked about the the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) of 1993 which currently does not cover parental bereavement. Several groups are asking Congress to amend the FMLA to include bereavement coverage of children up to 26-years old. Mr. Kluger also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 651 Views

Taxes and Economic Growth

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10:01:36 AM - 10:59:15 AM
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10:01:36 AM - 10:59:15 AM

Taxes and Economic Growth

Public Affairs Event

Former President George W. Bush spoke at Bush Institute conference on taxes and economic growth. In his remarks he said that raising taxes on high-income earners would hurt job growth. Following President Bush, Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) talked about efforts to balance the budget and cut taxes in his state.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 1,164 Views

International Monetary Fund Agenda

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11:00:03 AM - 11:03:24 AM
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11:00:03 AM - 11:03:24 AM

International Monetary Fund Agenda

Public Affairs Event

Christine LaGarde talked about the agenda of the International Monetary Fund. In her remarks she assessed the state of the global economy, emerging markets and the need to sustain growth in the global economy. She also described the global economy as being in a “breathing moment,” and outlined paths toward renewed economic growth. She responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 1,234 Views

International Monetary Fund Agenda

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11:03:24 AM - 12:10:43 PM
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11:03:24 AM - 12:10:43 PM

International Monetary Fund Agenda

Public Affairs Event

Christine LaGarde talked about the agenda of the International Monetary Fund. In her remarks she assessed the state of the global economy, emerging markets and the need to sustain growth in the global economy. She also described the global economy as being in a “breathing moment,” and outlined paths toward renewed economic growth. She responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 7 minutes | 1,234 Views

First Amendment Documentary

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12:12:37 PM - 12:19:31 PM
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12:12:37 PM - 12:19:31 PM

First Amendment Documentary

Vignette

Josh Stokes' video, First Amendment Documentary, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 342 Views

Romney and Obama Economic Plans

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12:20:01 PM - 12:47:19 PM
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12:20:01 PM - 12:47:19 PM

Romney and Obama Economic Plans

Call-In

Stephen Moore talked about the legislative and political components of the economic and budget plans put forth by President Obama and Mitt Romney. Topics included the Buffett Rule, the Obama budget versus the House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI), and tax policy. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 27 minutes | 872 Views

G-8 Foreign Ministerial Summit

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12:47:38 PM - 1:04:11 PM
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12:47:38 PM - 1:04:11 PM

G-8 Foreign Ministerial Summit

News Conference

Secretary Clinton briefed reporters on the ministerial-level G8 summit at the State Department. In her comments she said the U.S. welcomes the reported cease-fire in Syria but cautioned that the regime must do more, including President Assad stepping down from power and a peaceful political transition. She added she supports a U.N. monitoring mission to Syria to ensure compliance. Other topics were North Korea’s rocket launch and Iran’s nuclear program.

0 hours, 16 minutes | 367 Views

Indiana Senate Republican Primary Debate

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1:05:47 PM - 2:03:17 PM
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1:05:47 PM - 2:03:17 PM

Indiana Senate Republican Primary Debate

Public Affairs Event

LIVE Indiana Debate Commission 30535201 7p U.S. Senate Primary Debate Candidates: Sen. Richard Lugar (R-IN) v. IN State Treasurer Richard Mourdock (R)
7-8p ET, WFYI-TV (PBS), Indianapolis, Indiana
CAMPAIGN 2012
FED LIVE VIA SATELLITE/KEYED IN SD

0 hours, 57 minutes | 907 Views

Bereavement Leave Coverage

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2:05:40 PM - 2:32:02 PM
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2:05:40 PM - 2:32:02 PM

Bereavement Leave Coverage

Call-In

Barry Kluger talked about the the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) of 1993 which currently does not cover parental bereavement. Several groups are asking Congress to amend the FMLA to include bereavement coverage of children up to 26-years old. Mr. Kluger also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 26 minutes | 651 Views

U.S.-Afghan Security Partnership

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2:32:29 PM - 4:04:47 PM
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2:32:29 PM - 4:04:47 PM

U.S.-Afghan Security Partnership

Public Affairs Event

Afghanistan’s Defense and Interior ministers talked about moving toward a long-term security partnership beyond the 2014 U.S. combat troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. They also responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 32 minutes | 334 Views

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

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4:05:54 PM - 4:10:40 PM
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4:05:54 PM - 4:10:40 PM

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

Interview

Josh Stokes' was interviewed about his video, First Amendment Documentary. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 188 Views

Ron Paul Town Hall Meeting

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4:12:11 PM - 4:59:46 PM
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4:12:11 PM - 4:59:46 PM

Ron Paul Town Hall Meeting

Public Affairs Event

Ron Paul held a town hall meeting at Will Rogers Auditorium, in Fort Worth, Texas. He told supporters that with Rick Santorum dropping out of the race, the Republican presidential field was now down to the three candidates and that he planned to stay in the race.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 308 Views

Newt Gingrich Town Hall Meeting

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5:00:28 PM - 6:03:54 PM
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5:00:28 PM - 6:03:54 PM

Newt Gingrich Town Hall Meeting

Public Affairs Event

Newt Gingrich held a town hall meeting on Social Security at Wesley College in Dover, Delaware. He focused his remarks on social security reform and said that under his proposal people would have greater control over their money. He also responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 3 minutes | 637 Views

Mitt Romney Campaign Event

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6:04:22 PM - 6:24:42 PM
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6:04:22 PM - 6:24:42 PM

Mitt Romney Campaign Event

Public Affairs Event

Mitt Romney spoke at Alpha Graphics in Hartford, Connecticut. In his remarks he said President Obama was “waging on women” through his “failed economic policies.”

0 hours, 20 minutes | 733 Views

U.S. Tax System

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6:27:20 PM - 7:59:19 PM
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6:27:20 PM - 7:59:19 PM

U.S. Tax System

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about tax code reform. Topics included investment income versus earned income, offshore tax avoidance schemes, corporate loopholes, and the income cap on Social Security contributions. They also responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 31 minutes | 448 Views

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

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8:01:35 PM - 8:45:48 PM
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8:01:35 PM - 8:45:48 PM

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

Public Affairs Event

Former President Bill Clinton spoke at an Export-Import Bank conference. He called on Congress to renew the bank’s charter for a longer term and raise its lending limit, and commented on income inequality and and tax policy. He also explained why he believes the U.S. is not in decline, called for immigration reform, and told stories about his work in Haiti and Malawi.

0 hours, 44 minutes | 1,064 Views

Representative Paul Ryan Remarks

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8:45:34 PM - 9:19:58 PM
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8:45:34 PM - 9:19:58 PM

Representative Paul Ryan Remarks

Public Affairs Event

House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke at a George W. Bush Institute conference on taxes and economic growth. In his remarks he spoke about America’s path to prosperity, tax policy, job growth, and criticized the Obama administration’s economic policies.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 283 Views

Labor Issues

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9:21:58 PM - 11:05:23 PM
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9:21:58 PM - 11:05:23 PM

Labor Issues

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Union leaders participated in a forum on jobs and labor issues. Among the topics addressed were collective bargaining, the state of the economy, and job creation. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis then talked about the Obama administration’s plan for creating jobs and stimulating the economy. After her remarks, the panelists returned to answer questions from audience members.

1 hours, 43 minutes | 478 Views

Ron Paul Town Hall Meeting

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11:07:54 PM - 11:55:47 PM
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11:07:54 PM - 11:55:47 PM

Ron Paul Town Hall Meeting

Public Affairs Event

Ron Paul held a town hall meeting at Will Rogers Auditorium, in Fort Worth, Texas. He told supporters that with Rick Santorum dropping out of the race, the Republican presidential field was now down to the three candidates and that he planned to stay in the race.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 308 Views

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

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11:57:04 PM - 12:01:55 AM
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11:57:04 PM - 12:01:55 AM

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

Interview

Josh Stokes' was interviewed about his video, First Amendment Documentary. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 188 Views

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

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12:04:06 AM - 12:41:56 AM
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12:04:06 AM - 12:41:56 AM

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

Public Affairs Event

Former President Bill Clinton spoke at an Export-Import Bank conference. He called on Congress to renew the bank’s charter for a longer term and raise its lending limit, and commented on income inequality and and tax policy. He also explained why he believes the U.S. is not in decline, called for immigration reform, and told stories about his work in Haiti and Malawi.

0 hours, 37 minutes | 1,064 Views

Representative Paul Ryan Remarks

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12:43:32 AM - 1:18:04 AM
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12:43:32 AM - 1:18:04 AM

Representative Paul Ryan Remarks

Public Affairs Event

House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke at a George W. Bush Institute conference on taxes and economic growth. In his remarks he spoke about America’s path to prosperity, tax policy, job growth, and criticized the Obama administration’s economic policies.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 283 Views

Labor Issues

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1:19:55 AM - 3:03:29 AM
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1:19:55 AM - 3:03:29 AM

Labor Issues

Public Affairs Event

Union leaders participated in a forum on jobs and labor issues. Among the topics addressed were collective bargaining, the state of the economy, and job creation. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis then talked about the Obama administration’s plan for creating jobs and stimulating the economy. After her remarks, the panelists returned to answer questions from audience members.

1 hours, 43 minutes | 478 Views

Ron Paul Town Hall Meeting

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3:05:33 AM - 3:53:26 AM
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3:05:33 AM - 3:53:26 AM

Ron Paul Town Hall Meeting

Public Affairs Event

Ron Paul held a town hall meeting at Will Rogers Auditorium, in Fort Worth, Texas. He told supporters that with Rick Santorum dropping out of the race, the Republican presidential field was now down to the three candidates and that he planned to stay in the race.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 308 Views

First Amendment Documentary

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3:53:51 AM - 4:00:56 AM
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3:53:51 AM - 4:00:56 AM

First Amendment Documentary

Vignette

Josh Stokes' video, First Amendment Documentary, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 342 Views

U.S.-Afghan Security Partnership

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4:02:35 AM - 5:33:55 AM
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4:02:35 AM - 5:33:55 AM

U.S.-Afghan Security Partnership

Public Affairs Event

Afghanistan’s Defense and Interior ministers talked about moving toward a long-term security partnership beyond the 2014 U.S. combat troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. They also responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 31 minutes | 334 Views

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

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5:35:46 AM - 6:13:08 AM
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5:35:46 AM - 6:13:08 AM

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

Public Affairs Event

Former President Bill Clinton spoke at an Export-Import Bank conference. He called on Congress to renew the bank’s charter for a longer term and raise its lending limit, and commented on income inequality and and tax policy. He also explained why he believes the U.S. is not in decline, called for immigration reform, and told stories about his work in Haiti and Malawi.

0 hours, 37 minutes | 1,064 Views

Representative Paul Ryan Remarks

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6:14:52 AM - 6:49:24 AM
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6:14:52 AM - 6:49:24 AM

Representative Paul Ryan Remarks

Public Affairs Event

House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke at a George W. Bush Institute conference on taxes and economic growth. In his remarks he spoke about America’s path to prosperity, tax policy, job growth, and criticized the Obama administration’s economic policies.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 283 Views

Working Women, Inequality in the Nation

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6:49:27 AM - 6:57:35 AM
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Working Women, Inequality in the Nation

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Katherine Fu and Liana Hu’s video Working Women: Inequity in the Nation, was one of the middle school section third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at Farragut Middle School in Knoxville, Tennessee.
The local cable company was Charter Communications.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 8 minutes | 181 Views

U.S. Tax System

In Progress

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6:00:42 AM - 7:32:26 AM
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6:00:42 AM - 7:32:26 AM

U.S. Tax System

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about tax code reform. Topics included investment income versus earned income, offshore tax avoidance schemes, corporate loopholes, and the income cap on Social Security contributions. They also responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 31 minutes | 448 Views

Afghanistan Transition and Peace Process

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7:33:06 AM - 9:01:27 AM
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7:33:06 AM - 9:01:27 AM

Afghanistan Transition and Peace Process

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces withdraw. They focused on the key challenges and opportunities for a successful peace process, including the reconciliation process with the Taliban and the transition from President Karzai to a democratically elected successor in 2014.

1 hours, 28 minutes | 533 Views

Indiana Senate Republican Primary Debate

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9:02:33 AM - 10:00:03 AM
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9:02:33 AM - 10:00:03 AM

Indiana Senate Republican Primary Debate

Public Affairs Event

LIVE Indiana Debate Commission 30535201 7p U.S. Senate Primary Debate Candidates: Sen. Richard Lugar (R-IN) v. IN State Treasurer Richard Mourdock (R)
7-8p ET, WFYI-TV (PBS), Indianapolis, Indiana
CAMPAIGN 2012
FED LIVE VIA SATELLITE/KEYED IN SD

0 hours, 57 minutes | 907 Views

Open Phones

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10:04:10 AM - 10:22:39 AM
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10:04:10 AM - 10:22:39 AM

Open Phones

Call-In

Telephone lines were open for comments on second-degree murder charges filed against George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida.

0 hours, 18 minutes | 231 Views

Labor Issues

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10:23:09 AM - 12:06:28 PM
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10:23:09 AM - 12:06:28 PM

Labor Issues

Public Affairs Event

Union leaders participated in a forum on jobs and labor issues. Among the topics addressed were collective bargaining, the state of the economy, and job creation. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis then talked about the Obama administration’s plan for creating jobs and stimulating the economy. After her remarks, the panelists returned to answer questions from audience members.

1 hours, 43 minutes | 478 Views

Education, Race, and the Achievement Gap

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12:10:39 PM - 12:42:21 PM
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12:10:39 PM - 12:42:21 PM

Education, Race, and the Achievement Gap

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about education and how race affects Latino, African-American, and Asian students. Topics included unequal opportunity, college preparation, teacher quality, and customizing teaching methods to fit student needs. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Jose Diaz-Balart moderated.
“Education” was the fourth panel of the Symposium on the State of Race in America held at the Newseum by the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program in association with Comcast Corporation.

0 hours, 31 minutes | 713 Views

Dennis Muilenburg Remarks on the Future of the Aviation Industry

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12:42:45 PM - 1:12:55 PM
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12:42:45 PM - 1:12:55 PM

Dennis Muilenburg Remarks on the Future of the Aviation Industry

Public Affairs Event

Dennis Muilenburg talked about the future of the aviation industry. Topics included NextGen, an air traffic modernization system, and protecting the industry’s intellectual property against cyber attacks.
This was the keynote address at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Chamber Foundation 11th annual aviation summit.

0 hours, 30 minutes | 652 Views

Edward Demarco on Principal Reduction

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1:14:25 PM - 2:17:25 PM
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1:14:25 PM - 2:17:25 PM

Edward Demarco on Principal Reduction

Public Affairs Event

Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could see benefits from principal reductions; however, he also said no final decisions have been made on principal reduction, and he defended other programs aimed at helping homeowners facing foreclosure. Afterward, he answered questions from the audience.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction.

1 hours, 3 minutes | 596 Views

Richard Anderson Remarks at Aviation Summit

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2:17:49 PM - 2:45:57 PM
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2:17:49 PM - 2:45:57 PM

Richard Anderson Remarks at Aviation Summit

Public Affairs Event

Richard Anderson talked about the competiveness and consolidation within the airline industry and offered ways in which the industry could create more jobs.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 853 Views

First Amendment Documentary

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2:46:03 PM - 2:52:58 PM
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2:46:03 PM - 2:52:58 PM

First Amendment Documentary

Vignette

Josh Stokes' video, First Amendment Documentary, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 342 Views

U.S. Tax System

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2:53:06 PM - 4:25:10 PM
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2:53:06 PM - 4:25:10 PM

U.S. Tax System

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about tax code reform. Topics included investment income versus earned income, offshore tax avoidance schemes, corporate loopholes, and the income cap on Social Security contributions. They also responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 32 minutes | 448 Views

Michael Weiner on Collective Bargaining

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4:28:12 PM - 5:22:41 PM
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4:28:12 PM - 5:22:41 PM

Michael Weiner on Collective Bargaining

National Press Club

Michael Weiner talked about the future of collective bargaining for baseball players as well as other professions. He asserted that collective bargaining has been used in the recent past as a way to blame unions for the struggling economic climate, and that legislative acts to strip workers of rights will not help the economy. In his remarks he said that collective bargaining “is the only realistic leverage” workers have and that it “allows them a voice.” Following his speech he answered written questions from the audience.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 485 Views

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

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5:23:23 PM - 5:28:14 PM
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5:23:23 PM - 5:28:14 PM

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

Interview

Josh Stokes' was interviewed about his video, First Amendment Documentary. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 188 Views

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

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5:28:14 PM - 6:13:04 PM
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5:28:14 PM - 6:13:04 PM

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

Public Affairs Event

Former President Bill Clinton spoke at an Export-Import Bank conference. He called on Congress to renew the bank’s charter for a longer term and raise its lending limit, and commented on income inequality and and tax policy. He also explained why he believes the U.S. is not in decline, called for immigration reform, and told stories about his work in Haiti and Malawi.

0 hours, 44 minutes | 1,064 Views

Online Politics and Social Media

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6:14:21 PM - 6:57:31 PM
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6:14:21 PM - 6:57:31 PM

Online Politics and Social Media

Call-In

Howard Kurtz and Lauren Ashburn talked about the newly launched Daily Download Web site, and the impact of social media on 2012 election politics. Daily Downlocad, according to Ms. Ashburn, “curates the smartest content on the Web.” Topics included social media such as Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram; the citizen journalist digital tools Rawporter; and journalism ethics.

0 hours, 43 minutes | 1,351 Views

Q&A with Leslie and Andrew Cockburn

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6:59:16 PM - 7:58:45 PM
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6:59:16 PM - 7:58:45 PM

Q&A with Leslie and Andrew Cockburn

Q&A

Leslie and Andrew Cockburn talked about their documentary “American Casino.” It is the story of subprime mortgages and their impact on various people in Baltimore.
The Cockburns include a step by step explanation of what happened on Wall Street and why the subprime mortgages were so attractive. Portions of the film in which some of the African-Americans who lost their homes, including a social worker, a teacher, and a minister were also shown. 
The documentary recently won the Women Film Critics Circle Award for Best Documentary 2009.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 508 Views

After Words with Ira Shapiro

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8:01:04 PM - 8:31:58 PM
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8:01:04 PM - 8:31:58 PM

After Words with Ira Shapiro

Interview

Former Ambassador Ira Shapiro shines a spotlight on the senators of the 1960s and 1970s, who passed the Civil Rights and Great Society legislation. He argues that the Senate was diminished by the Republican gains of the 1980s and hasn’t recovered in the elections of the last 30 years. He discussed the evolution of the institution over the last half century with independent senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders.

0 hours, 30 minutes | 1,013 Views

After Words with Ira Shapiro

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8:31:58 PM - 8:59:13 PM
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8:31:58 PM - 8:59:13 PM

After Words with Ira Shapiro

Interview

Former Ambassador Ira Shapiro shines a spotlight on the senators of the 1960s and 1970s, who passed the Civil Rights and Great Society legislation. He argues that the Senate was diminished by the Republican gains of the 1980s and hasn’t recovered in the elections of the last 30 years. He discussed the evolution of the institution over the last half century with independent senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders.

0 hours, 27 minutes | 1,013 Views

After Words with Richard Thompson Ford

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9:01:11 PM - 9:58:42 PM
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9:01:11 PM - 9:58:42 PM

After Words with Richard Thompson Ford

Interview

Mr. Ford attempts to explain what is both gained and lost when describing a controversy as a matter of universal rights. When trying to change the lives of millions by enforcing what western nations believe are universal human rights, are there unforeseen issues that should be accounted for? He debated this question with former Suzanne Nossel, executive director-designate of Amnesty International USA.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 440 Views

After Words with Linda Killian

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10:01:05 PM - 10:59:13 PM
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10:01:05 PM - 10:59:13 PM

After Words with Linda Killian

Interview

For her book, The Swing Vote: The Untapped Power of Independents, Ms. Killian spoke with members of the most powerful electorate block in the United States: independents. She argues that forty percent of voters identify as members of the group that has decided every election since World War II. That group, she says, is anything but divided. She discussed the greatest frustrations and concerns of independents and the power she believes they would have in the 2012 election with editor-in-chief of Democracy Journal, Michael Tomasky.

0 hours, 58 minutes | 1,062 Views

International Monetary Fund Agenda

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11:00:03 PM - 12:07:08 AM
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11:00:03 PM - 12:07:08 AM

International Monetary Fund Agenda

Public Affairs Event

Christine LaGarde talked about the agenda of the International Monetary Fund. In her remarks she assessed the state of the global economy, emerging markets and the need to sustain growth in the global economy. She also described the global economy as being in a “breathing moment,” and outlined paths toward renewed economic growth. She responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 7 minutes | 1,234 Views

U.S. Relations with Turkey, Iran and Russia

Airing Time:

12:08:21 AM - 1:22:39 AM
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12:08:21 AM - 1:22:39 AM

U.S. Relations with Turkey, Iran and Russia

Public Affairs Event

Former national security advisers spoke about U.S. relations with Turkey, Iran and Russia, and each country’s role in Syria’s escalating violence. Other topics included Iran’s nuclear program and Russian internal politics. They responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 14 minutes | 1,387 Views

Afghanistan and Pakistan

Airing Time:

1:22:45 AM - 2:38:51 AM
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1:22:45 AM - 2:38:51 AM

Afghanistan and Pakistan

Public Affairs Event

Panelists spoke about U.S. operations in Afghanistan and preparations for the 2014 troop withdrawal. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. strategy in the region, the capabilities of Afghan security forces, and the political situation in Afghanistan. They responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 16 minutes | 254 Views

After Words with Ira Shapiro

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2:41:22 AM - 3:12:16 AM
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2:41:22 AM - 3:12:16 AM

After Words with Ira Shapiro

Interview

Former Ambassador Ira Shapiro shines a spotlight on the senators of the 1960s and 1970s, who passed the Civil Rights and Great Society legislation. He argues that the Senate was diminished by the Republican gains of the 1980s and hasn’t recovered in the elections of the last 30 years. He discussed the evolution of the institution over the last half century with independent senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders.

0 hours, 30 minutes | 1,013 Views

After Words with Ira Shapiro

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3:12:16 AM - 3:39:31 AM
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3:12:16 AM - 3:39:31 AM

After Words with Ira Shapiro

Interview

Former Ambassador Ira Shapiro shines a spotlight on the senators of the 1960s and 1970s, who passed the Civil Rights and Great Society legislation. He argues that the Senate was diminished by the Republican gains of the 1980s and hasn’t recovered in the elections of the last 30 years. He discussed the evolution of the institution over the last half century with independent senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders.

0 hours, 27 minutes | 1,013 Views

After Words with Richard Thompson Ford

Airing Time:

3:41:29 AM - 4:39:00 AM
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3:41:29 AM - 4:39:00 AM

After Words with Richard Thompson Ford

Interview

Mr. Ford attempts to explain what is both gained and lost when describing a controversy as a matter of universal rights. When trying to change the lives of millions by enforcing what western nations believe are universal human rights, are there unforeseen issues that should be accounted for? He debated this question with former Suzanne Nossel, executive director-designate of Amnesty International USA.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 440 Views

First Amendment Documentary

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4:39:41 AM - 4:46:46 AM
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4:39:41 AM - 4:46:46 AM

First Amendment Documentary

Vignette

Josh Stokes' video, First Amendment Documentary, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 342 Views

After Words with Linda Killian

Airing Time:

4:48:45 AM - 5:46:53 AM
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4:48:45 AM - 5:46:53 AM

After Words with Linda Killian

Interview

For her book, The Swing Vote: The Untapped Power of Independents, Ms. Killian spoke with members of the most powerful electorate block in the United States: independents. She argues that forty percent of voters identify as members of the group that has decided every election since World War II. That group, she says, is anything but divided. She discussed the greatest frustrations and concerns of independents and the power she believes they would have in the 2012 election with editor-in-chief of Democracy Journal, Michael Tomasky.

0 hours, 58 minutes | 1,062 Views

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

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5:47:27 AM - 5:52:18 AM
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5:47:27 AM - 5:52:18 AM

Josh Stokes StudentCam Interview

Interview

Josh Stokes' was interviewed about his video, First Amendment Documentary. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 188 Views

International Monetary Fund Agenda

Airing Time:

5:53:31 AM - 7:00:36 AM

Continues

Close

5:53:31 AM - 7:00:36 AM

International Monetary Fund Agenda

Public Affairs Event

Christine LaGarde talked about the agenda of the International Monetary Fund. In her remarks she assessed the state of the global economy, emerging markets and the need to sustain growth in the global economy. She also described the global economy as being in a “breathing moment,” and outlined paths toward renewed economic growth. She responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 7 minutes | 1,234 Views

David Gergen Oral History Interview

In Progress

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6:52:40 AM - 8:24:58 AM
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6:52:40 AM - 8:24:58 AM

David Gergen Oral History Interview

Public Affairs Event

David Gergen began his political career in 1971 as a staff assistant on President Nixon’s speech writing team. He talked about his relationship with President Nixon, the speech writing process, and how he came to write President Nixon’s letter of resignation.
This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on August 5, 2009, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.

1 hours, 32 minutes | 508 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Federal Budget

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8:27:08 AM - 8:53:50 AM
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8:27:08 AM - 8:53:50 AM

Fiscal Year 2013 Federal Budget

Public Affairs Event

Economic experts talked about the fiscal year 2013 budget.

0 hours, 26 minutes | 183 Views

Export-Import Bank Conference

LIVE

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8:54:21 AM - 9:29:56 AM
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8:54:21 AM - 9:29:56 AM

Export-Import Bank Conference

Public Affairs Event

Fred Hochburg spoke about objections from some members of Congress to renewing the Export-Import Bank charter on the grounds that it distorts the market and risks taxpayer money. Mr. Hockburg said that efforts to “gut” the organization would hurt U.S. businesses as they compete globally. Following his remarks, White House Adviser Valerie Jarrett talked about the Obama administration’s commitment to increasing trade.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 820 Views

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

LIVE

Airing Time:

9:29:56 AM - 9:36:27 AM
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9:29:56 AM - 9:36:27 AM

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

Public Affairs Event

Business leaders talked about what their companies do and how increasing exports would help them. Among the topics they addressed were the markets for U.S.-manufactured goods, international trade regulation, and improving the capacity of the workforce. They responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 324 Views

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

LIVE

Airing Time:

9:36:27 AM - 10:34:26 AM
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9:36:27 AM - 10:34:26 AM

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

Public Affairs Event

Business leaders talked about what their companies do and how increasing exports would help them. Among the topics they addressed were the markets for U.S.-manufactured goods, international trade regulation, and improving the capacity of the workforce. They responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 324 Views

Secretary Clinton Remarks to G-8 Foreign Ministers

Airing Time:

10:35:32 AM - 10:40:32 AM
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10:35:32 AM - 10:40:32 AM

Secretary Clinton Remarks to G-8 Foreign Ministers

Public Affairs Event

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke to her G-8 counterparts about a number of issues including unrest in Syria, Iran’s nuclear ambitions, and North Korean missile tests.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 112 Views

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

LIVE

Airing Time:

10:41:40 AM - 11:25:55 AM
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10:41:40 AM - 11:25:55 AM

Bill Clinton Remarks on the Export-Import Bank

Public Affairs Event

Former President Bill Clinton spoke at an Export-Import Bank conference. He called on Congress to renew the bank’s charter for a longer term and raise its lending limit, and commented on income inequality and and tax policy. He also explained why he believes the U.S. is not in decline, called for immigration reform, and told stories about his work in Haiti and Malawi.

0 hours, 44 minutes | 1,064 Views

Middle East Reforms and Governing

Airing Time:

11:27:53 AM - 1:32:31 PM
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11:27:53 AM - 1:32:31 PM

Middle East Reforms and Governing

Public Affairs Event

Representatives from Egypt, Tunisia, Jordan, and Morocco gave updates on the ongoing reforms happening since Middle East uprisings that started in Spring 2011. Topics included elections, the writing of constitutions, inclusion of women and religious minorities in the political process, and the role of the monarchy in in Morocco in democratic reforms. The panelists took questions from the audience following their discussion.

2 hours, 4 minutes | 1,310 Views

Pensions and Retirement Security

Airing Time:

1:34:23 PM - 2:12:19 PM
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1:34:23 PM - 2:12:19 PM

Pensions and Retirement Security

News Conference

Josh Gotbaum talked about the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, what it does, how it operates, and the importance of pensions. During his remarks he said that Americans are not saving enough and suggested that people should save 10 percent of their annual salary in order to maintain their lifestyle in retirement. He stressed retirement security and the need for flexibility to design 21st-century pension options that better fit modern employers and workers. He also talked about American Airlines, which filed for for bankruptcy in late 2011 and considered termination of all employee pension plans .

0 hours, 37 minutes | 868 Views

Medical Products and Food Safety

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2:13:09 PM - 3:04:50 PM
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2:13:09 PM - 3:04:50 PM

Medical Products and Food Safety

News Conference

Professor Jim Riviere and other authors of an Institute of Medicine report on food and drug import safety outlined their findings. Among the topics they addressed were the safety of imported food and drugs, international cooperation on inspections, and developing incentive programs for food and drug safety. They also specifically talked about the dangers of the counterfeit version of the cancer drug Avastin. They responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 3,358 Views

Olli Heinonen on Iran's Nuclear Program

Airing Time:

3:05:35 PM - 3:56:25 PM
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3:05:35 PM - 3:56:25 PM

Olli Heinonen on Iran's Nuclear Program

Public Affairs Event

Olli Heinonen talked about the status of Iran’s nuclear program. Among the topics he addressed were the risks of nuclear proliferation, the international response to Iranian nuclear development, and the work of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). He responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 50 minutes | 251 Views

Hydraulic Fracturing

Airing Time:

3:57:15 PM - 5:06:18 PM
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3:57:15 PM - 5:06:18 PM

Hydraulic Fracturing

Public Affairs Event

Scientists spoke about the process of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, which involves extracting natural gas and oil from rock deposits deep underground. Among the topics thy addressed were safety concerns, environmental impact, the scope of fracking in the industry, and the science of the process. They also noted that the process was linked to recent earthquakes in Ohio and elsewhere, as well as the circumstances that can lead to natural gas leaking into people’s drinking water. They responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 9 minutes | 685 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Navy Budget Request

Airing Time:

5:07:43 PM - 7:03:09 PM
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5:07:43 PM - 7:03:09 PM

Fiscal Year 2013 Navy Budget Request

Senate Committee

U.S. Navy and Marine Corps officials testified on the fiscal year 2013 Navy budget. Senators on the Armed Services Committee questioned plans to change the force structure of the Marines, as well as to reduce the size of the Navy fleet and investments in bio fuels.

1 hours, 55 minutes | 5,911 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Navy Budget Request

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7:03:09 PM - 7:59:32 PM
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7:03:09 PM - 7:59:32 PM

Fiscal Year 2013 Navy Budget Request

Senate Committee

U.S. Navy and Marine Corps officials testified on the fiscal year 2013 Navy budget. Senators on the Armed Services Committee questioned plans to change the force structure of the Marines, as well as to reduce the size of the Navy fleet and investments in bio fuels.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 5,911 Views

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Airing Time:

8:00:37 PM - 8:50:24 PM
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8:00:37 PM - 8:50:24 PM

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 49 minutes | 328 Views

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Airing Time:

8:52:47 PM - 9:27:29 PM
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8:52:47 PM - 9:27:29 PM

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 266 Views

The Ironclad USS Monitor

Airing Time:

9:28:45 PM - 10:16:02 PM
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9:28:45 PM - 10:16:02 PM

The Ironclad USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

The Mariners Museum in Newport News, Virginia hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War. In this battle, the Union ship, the USS Monitor, faced off with the Confederate ship, the CSS Virginia, in 1862.
David Mindell talked about his book Iron Coffin: War, Technology, and Experience aboard the USS Monitor. Topics included the interface of men and technology and the experience of the crew aboard one of the first ironclads. He showed slides during his presentation and responded to questions from members of the audience.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 274 Views

Northerners' Ideas for Fighting the Merrimac

Airing Time:

10:17:27 PM - 11:14:33 PM
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10:17:27 PM - 11:14:33 PM

Northerners' Ideas for Fighting the Merrimac

Public Affairs Event

The Mariners Museum in Newport News, Virginia hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War. In this battle, the Union ship, the USS Monitor, faced off with the Confederate ship, the CSS Virginia, in 1862.
David Gerleman talked about the discussions in the North and various suggestions made to President Lincoln and Navy Secretary Gideon Welles for fighting the USS Merrimack, renamed the CSS Virginia by the Confederates. He showed some slides during his presentation, following which he responded to questions from members of the audience.
“'Sink the Merrimac!': Northern Plans, Schemes, and Inventions to Destroy the Rebel Ram” was a talk at the Civil War Navy Conference, held at the Mariners' Museum.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 323 Views

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Airing Time:

11:17:10 PM - 12:06:57 AM
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11:17:10 PM - 12:06:57 AM

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 49 minutes | 328 Views

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Airing Time:

12:09:20 AM - 12:44:02 AM
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12:09:20 AM - 12:44:02 AM

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 266 Views

The Ironclad USS Monitor

Airing Time:

12:45:51 AM - 1:32:40 AM
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12:45:51 AM - 1:32:40 AM

The Ironclad USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

The Mariners Museum in Newport News, Virginia hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War. In this battle, the Union ship, the USS Monitor, faced off with the Confederate ship, the CSS Virginia, in 1862.
David Mindell talked about his book Iron Coffin: War, Technology, and Experience aboard the USS Monitor. Topics included the interface of men and technology and the experience of the crew aboard one of the first ironclads. He showed slides during his presentation and responded to questions from members of the audience.

0 hours, 46 minutes | 274 Views

Northerners' Ideas for Fighting the Merrimac

Airing Time:

1:34:37 AM - 2:31:18 AM
Close

1:34:37 AM - 2:31:18 AM

Northerners' Ideas for Fighting the Merrimac

Public Affairs Event

The Mariners Museum in Newport News, Virginia hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War. In this battle, the Union ship, the USS Monitor, faced off with the Confederate ship, the CSS Virginia, in 1862.
David Gerleman talked about the discussions in the North and various suggestions made to President Lincoln and Navy Secretary Gideon Welles for fighting the USS Merrimack, renamed the CSS Virginia by the Confederates. He showed some slides during his presentation, following which he responded to questions from members of the audience.
“'Sink the Merrimac!': Northern Plans, Schemes, and Inventions to Destroy the Rebel Ram” was a talk at the Civil War Navy Conference, held at the Mariners' Museum.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 323 Views

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Airing Time:

2:33:43 AM - 3:23:30 AM
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2:33:43 AM - 3:23:30 AM

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 49 minutes | 328 Views

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Airing Time:

3:25:53 AM - 4:00:35 AM
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3:25:53 AM - 4:00:35 AM

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 266 Views

The Ironclad USS Monitor

Airing Time:

4:02:24 AM - 4:49:13 AM
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4:02:24 AM - 4:49:13 AM

The Ironclad USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

The Mariners Museum in Newport News, Virginia hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War. In this battle, the Union ship, the USS Monitor, faced off with the Confederate ship, the CSS Virginia, in 1862.
David Mindell talked about his book Iron Coffin: War, Technology, and Experience aboard the USS Monitor. Topics included the interface of men and technology and the experience of the crew aboard one of the first ironclads. He showed slides during his presentation and responded to questions from members of the audience.

0 hours, 46 minutes | 274 Views

Northerners' Ideas for Fighting the Merrimac

Airing Time:

4:51:10 AM - 5:47:51 AM
Close

4:51:10 AM - 5:47:51 AM

Northerners' Ideas for Fighting the Merrimac

Public Affairs Event

The Mariners Museum in Newport News, Virginia hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War. In this battle, the Union ship, the USS Monitor, faced off with the Confederate ship, the CSS Virginia, in 1862.
David Gerleman talked about the discussions in the North and various suggestions made to President Lincoln and Navy Secretary Gideon Welles for fighting the USS Merrimack, renamed the CSS Virginia by the Confederates. He showed some slides during his presentation, following which he responded to questions from members of the audience.
“'Sink the Merrimac!': Northern Plans, Schemes, and Inventions to Destroy the Rebel Ram” was a talk at the Civil War Navy Conference, held at the Mariners' Museum.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 323 Views

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Airing Time:

5:50:16 AM - 6:40:03 AM
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5:50:16 AM - 6:40:03 AM

The Civil War Along the Atlantic Coast

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 49 minutes | 328 Views

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Airing Time:

6:42:26 AM - 7:17:08 AM

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6:42:26 AM - 7:17:08 AM

Identifying Human Remains from the USS Monitor

Public Affairs Event

This week on The Civil War, American History TV visits the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia. The museum hosted a Civil War Navy Conference in early March to mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads, when for the first time, ironclads battled during the Civil War.
First, author and Naval Academy history professor Craig Symonds talks about the War along the Atlantic Coast. Then, David Alberg of the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary talks about the recovery and identification of human remains from the USS Monitor, the Union ship that faced off with the CSS Virginia near Hampton Roads in 1862.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 266 Views