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Open Phones

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7:00:06 AM - 7:45:28 AM
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7:00:06 AM - 7:45:28 AM

Open Phones

Call-In

Telephone lines were open for comments on recent scandals involving the General Services Administration and Secret Service and what the stories say about Washington, D.C. political culture.

0 hours, 45 minutes | 229 Views

Representative Frank Pallone (D-NJ) talked about gas prices, President Obama’s call for Congress to regulate oil market speculators, and U.S. energy policy in general. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 38 minutes | 1,494 Views

Representative Phil Gingrey on U.S. Oil Market Regulation

LIVE

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8:27:00 AM - 9:14:17 AM

House Energy and Commerce Committee Member Phil Gingrey (D-GA) talked about President Obama’s call for Congress to regulate oil market speculators and Republican strategies for controlling gas prices. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included other Republcian energy priorities such as the Keystone Pipeline, and a report warning that Medicare may not be able to pay health care providers as soon as 2016.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 146 Views

Zachariah DeGiulio StudentCam Interview

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9:14:23 AM - 9:19:04 AM
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9:14:23 AM - 9:19:04 AM

Zachariah DeGiulio StudentCam Interview

Interview

Zachariah DeGiulio was interviewed about his video, Article 5: Changing the Constitution. The film was one of the high school second winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Voorhees High School in Glen Gardner, New Jersey.
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 | 267 Views

National Security Agency Spy Center

LIVE

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9:19:10 AM - 10:00:31 AM
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9:19:10 AM - 10:00:31 AM

National Security Agency Spy Center

Call-In

James Bamford talked about his Wired.com article on the National Security Agency (NSA), “The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)", and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. The NSA’s stated purpose of the building is to "intercept, decipher, analyze, and store vast swaths of the world’s communications as they zap down from satellites and zip through the underground and undersea cables of international, foreign, and domestic networks.” The heavily fortified $2 billion center will debut in September 2013.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.

0 hours, 41 minutes | 4,474 Views

Morning Hour

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10:00:37 AM - 10:46:35 AM
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10:00:37 AM - 10:46:35 AM

Morning Hour

House Proceeding

During Morning Hour, any member may speak for up to five minutes on any topic. When no additional members seek recognition, Morning Hour concludes.

0 hours, 45 minutes | 200 Views

North Korea's New Leader and U.S. Policy

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10:47:13 AM - 11:36:47 AM
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10:47:13 AM - 11:36:47 AM

North Korea's New Leader and U.S. Policy

House Committee

Witnesses testified on U.S. policy toward North Korea and possible security risks posed by the country’s new regime, and a recent failed rocket launch. They also talked about China’s support of North Korea, food aid programs, and the likelihood of further missile launches and nuclear tests.

0 hours, 49 minutes | 446 Views

House Republican Agenda

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11:39:41 AM - 11:52:11 AM
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11:39:41 AM - 11:52:11 AM

House Republican Agenda

News Conference

House Speaker Boehner spoke to reporters about House Republican agenda. In his comments he called the General Services Administration scandal “outrageous,” and said that those responsible “should be held accountable.” He also spoke about House votes on another extension of the highway and mass transit programs bill.

0 hours, 12 minutes | 490 Views

Representative Frank Pallone (D-NJ) talked about gas prices, President Obama’s call for Congress to regulate oil market speculators, and U.S. energy policy in general. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 1,494 Views

House Session

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12:02:00 PM - 6:54:52 PM
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12:02:00 PM - 6:54:52 PM

House Session

House Proceeding

On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes expected: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Last votes expected: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
One Minute Speeches (15 per side)
H.R. 4348 - Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. John Mica / Transportation and Infrastructure Committee / Ways and Means Committee / Natural Resources Committee / Science, Space, and Technology Committee / Energy and Commerce Committee)
The rule provides for one hour of general debate and makes in order the following amendments:
Rep. Charles Boustany Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. Reid Ribble Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Rep. David McKinley Amendment (10 minutes of debate)
Postponed Vote on H.R. 2453 - Mark Twain Commemorative Coin Act, as amended (Suspension) (Sponsored by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer / Financial Services Committee)
Special Order Speeches

6 hours, 52 minutes | 1,322 Views

House Energy and Commerce Committee Member Phil Gingrey (D-GA) talked about President Obama’s call for Congress to regulate oil market speculators and Republican strategies for controlling gas prices. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included other Republcian energy priorities such as the Keystone Pipeline, and a report warning that Medicare may not be able to pay health care providers as soon as 2016.

0 hours, 46 minutes | 146 Views

House Republican Agenda

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7:46:37 PM - 7:59:37 PM
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7:46:37 PM - 7:59:37 PM

House Republican Agenda

News Conference

House Speaker Boehner spoke to reporters about House Republican agenda. In his comments he called the General Services Administration scandal “outrageous,” and said that those responsible “should be held accountable.” He also spoke about House votes on another extension of the highway and mass transit programs bill.

0 hours, 13 minutes | 490 Views

U.S. Economic Growth and Challenges

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8:01:34 PM - 8:57:16 PM
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8:01:34 PM - 8:57:16 PM

U.S. Economic Growth and Challenges

Public Affairs Event

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner was interviewed by David Ignatius about the U.S. economy. in his remarks Secretary Geithner said the U.S. faces a big governing test before the the end of 2012 with respect to the debt limit, the expiration of George W. Bush-era tax cuts, and sequestration set to begin in 2013. He also responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 55 minutes | 1,279 Views

Erik Wasson, The Hill

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8:58:17 PM - 9:01:26 PM
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8:58:17 PM - 9:01:26 PM

Erik Wasson, The Hill

Interview

Erik Wasson was interviewed by phone about congressional action on the fiscal year 2013 budget.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 76 Views

Senate Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

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9:01:34 PM - 9:13:58 PM
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9:01:34 PM - 9:13:58 PM

Senate Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

News Conference

Budget Committee Ranking Member Jeff Sessions and other Republican senators talked to reporters about the cancellation of a committee markup of a fiscal year 2013 budget resolution. Instead of a formal mark-up with votes and amendments, committee members will only be allowed opening statements.

0 hours, 12 minutes | 259 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

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9:14:04 PM - 12:07:25 AM
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9:14:04 PM - 12:07:25 AM

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

Senate Committee

The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on the fiscal year 2013 budget resolution based on the Bowles-Simpson deficit reduction plan.

2 hours, 53 minutes | 712 Views

Article 5

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12:07:49 AM - 12:15:28 AM
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12:07:49 AM - 12:15:28 AM

Article 5

Vignette

Zachariah DeGiulio’s video, Article 5: Changing the Constitution, was one of the high school second winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Voorhees High School in Glen Gardner, New Jersey. 
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 | 215 Views

Presidential Remarks on the Economy

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12:17:22 AM - 12:41:58 AM
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12:17:22 AM - 12:41:58 AM

Presidential Remarks on the Economy

White House Event

President Obama travelled to Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, to talked about the economy.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 379 Views

Mitt Romney Remarks on Obama Campaign

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12:42:04 AM - 12:59:58 AM
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12:42:04 AM - 12:59:58 AM

Mitt Romney Remarks on Obama Campaign

Public Affairs Event

Mitt Romney spoke in Charlotte, North Carolina, near the site of the upcoming 2012 Democratic National Convention. The speech was billed as a “prebuttal” to President Obama’s convention speech.

0 hours, 17 minutes | 6,557 Views

Zachariah DeGiulio StudentCam Interview

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12:59:55 AM - 1:04:43 AM
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12:59:55 AM - 1:04:43 AM

Zachariah DeGiulio StudentCam Interview

Interview

Zachariah DeGiulio was interviewed about his video, Article 5: Changing the Constitution. The film was one of the high school second winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Voorhees High School in Glen Gardner, New Jersey.
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 | 267 Views

Erik Wasson, The Hill

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1:07:48 AM - 1:10:57 AM
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1:07:48 AM - 1:10:57 AM

Erik Wasson, The Hill

Interview

Erik Wasson was interviewed by phone about congressional action on the fiscal year 2013 budget.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 76 Views

Senate Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

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1:10:57 AM - 1:23:21 AM
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1:10:57 AM - 1:23:21 AM

Senate Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

News Conference

Budget Committee Ranking Member Jeff Sessions and other Republican senators talked to reporters about the cancellation of a committee markup of a fiscal year 2013 budget resolution. Instead of a formal mark-up with votes and amendments, committee members will only be allowed opening statements.

0 hours, 12 minutes | 259 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

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1:23:21 AM - 4:16:50 AM
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1:23:21 AM - 4:16:50 AM

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

Senate Committee

The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on the fiscal year 2013 budget resolution based on the Bowles-Simpson deficit reduction plan.

2 hours, 53 minutes | 712 Views

Presidential Remarks on the Economy

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4:19:46 AM - 4:44:23 AM
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4:19:46 AM - 4:44:23 AM

Presidential Remarks on the Economy

White House Event

President Obama travelled to Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, to talked about the economy.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 379 Views

Mitt Romney Remarks on Obama Campaign

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4:44:23 AM - 5:02:20 AM
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4:44:23 AM - 5:02:20 AM

Mitt Romney Remarks on Obama Campaign

Public Affairs Event

Mitt Romney spoke in Charlotte, North Carolina, near the site of the upcoming 2012 Democratic National Convention. The speech was billed as a “prebuttal” to President Obama’s convention speech.

0 hours, 17 minutes | 6,557 Views

General Services Administration Mismanagement

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5:05:38 AM - 6:50:41 AM
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5:05:38 AM - 6:50:41 AM

General Services Administration Mismanagement

Senate Committee

General Services Administration (GSA) officials testified at a hearing on the investigation of their agency and its overall culture of wasteful spending. The hearing focused on rooting out waste, fraud, abuse, corruption, and increasing accountability. Daniel Tangherlini discussed steps he has already taken since joining the agency, including centralizing both the financial and procurement functions.

1 hours, 45 minutes | 5,608 Views

Adventures of Superman

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6:50:46 AM - 6:59:02 AM
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6:50:46 AM - 6:59:02 AM

Adventures of Superman

Vignette

Cole Lazzeroni and Drew Moes’s video, The Adventures of Superman, was one of the second prize middle school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
The local cable company was Time Warner.
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 | 137 Views

Question Time

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7:04:28 AM - 7:36:28 AM
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7:04:28 AM - 7:36:28 AM

Question Time

International Telecasts

Prime Minister David Cameron answered questions from members of his party and opposition members.

0 hours, 32 minutes | 574 Views

Wartime Contracting Reform

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7:37:57 AM - 8:32:21 AM
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7:37:57 AM - 8:32:21 AM

Wartime Contracting Reform

Senate Committee

Witnesses testified about proposed legislation to overhaul the federal government’s planning, management, and oversight of wartime-support contracting. A recent report found as much as $60 billion of waste and fraud in wartime contracts for the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 393 Views

U.S. Economic Growth and Challenges

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8:34:51 AM - 9:29:28 AM
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8:34:51 AM - 9:29:28 AM

U.S. Economic Growth and Challenges

Public Affairs Event

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner was interviewed by David Ignatius about the U.S. economy. in his remarks Secretary Geithner said the U.S. faces a big governing test before the the end of 2012 with respect to the debt limit, the expiration of George W. Bush-era tax cuts, and sequestration set to begin in 2013. He also responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 1,279 Views

Senate Session

LIVE

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9:29:46 AM - 7:38:13 PM
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9:29:46 AM - 7:38:13 PM

Senate Session

Senate Proceeding

The Senate convened for a period of morning business. Afterward, members resumed consideration of the motion to proceed to S 1725, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.

10 hours, 8 minutes | 676 Views

Presidential Remarks on the Economy

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7:39:57 PM - 8:02:03 PM
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7:39:57 PM - 8:02:03 PM

Presidential Remarks on the Economy

White House Event

President Obama travelled to Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, to talked about the economy.

0 hours, 22 minutes | 379 Views

General Services Administration Mismanagement

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8:03:20 PM - 9:48:23 PM
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8:03:20 PM - 9:48:23 PM

General Services Administration Mismanagement

Senate Committee

General Services Administration (GSA) officials testified at a hearing on the investigation of their agency and its overall culture of wasteful spending. The hearing focused on rooting out waste, fraud, abuse, corruption, and increasing accountability. Daniel Tangherlini discussed steps he has already taken since joining the agency, including centralizing both the financial and procurement functions.

1 hours, 45 minutes | 5,608 Views

North Korea's New Leader and U.S. Policy

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9:49:21 PM - 11:21:45 PM
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9:49:21 PM - 11:21:45 PM

North Korea's New Leader and U.S. Policy

House Committee

Witnesses testified on U.S. policy toward North Korea and possible security risks posed by the country’s new regime, and a recent failed rocket launch. They also talked about China’s support of North Korea, food aid programs, and the likelihood of further missile launches and nuclear tests.

1 hours, 32 minutes | 446 Views

Racial Profiling

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11:31:03 PM - 1:47:09 AM
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11:31:03 PM - 1:47:09 AM

Racial Profiling

Senate Committee

Witnesses testified on racial profiling and state immigration laws in Alabama and Arizona, relations between law enforcement and African-Americans, as well as anti-terrorism efforts that target American Muslims. One of the witnesses was Senator Benjamin Cardin (D-MD), who had introduced legislation called the 'End Racial Profiling Act'. Witnesses also talked about closing loopholes in the U.S. Department of Justice’s racial profiling guidance, and the Justice Department Civil Rights Division’s enforcement of federal civil rights laws to prevent profiling by state and local law enforcement agencies.

2 hours, 16 minutes | 2,895 Views

General Services Administration Mismanagement

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1:55:27 AM - 3:40:30 AM
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1:55:27 AM - 3:40:30 AM

General Services Administration Mismanagement

Senate Committee

General Services Administration (GSA) officials testified at a hearing on the investigation of their agency and its overall culture of wasteful spending. The hearing focused on rooting out waste, fraud, abuse, corruption, and increasing accountability. Daniel Tangherlini discussed steps he has already taken since joining the agency, including centralizing both the financial and procurement functions.

1 hours, 45 minutes | 5,608 Views

North Korea's New Leader and U.S. Policy

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3:41:51 AM - 5:14:14 AM
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3:41:51 AM - 5:14:14 AM

North Korea's New Leader and U.S. Policy

House Committee

Witnesses testified on U.S. policy toward North Korea and possible security risks posed by the country’s new regime, and a recent failed rocket launch. They also talked about China’s support of North Korea, food aid programs, and the likelihood of further missile launches and nuclear tests.

1 hours, 32 minutes | 446 Views

Release of the Main Chapters of the Fiscal Monitor

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5:15:49 AM - 6:04:29 AM
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5:15:49 AM - 6:04:29 AM

Release of the Main Chapters of the Fiscal Monitor

News Conference

International Monetary Fund officials spoke to reporters and answered questions about their semi-annual Fiscal Monitor report. Among the topics they addressed were the global recession, austerity measures taken by many countries, and future economic challenges to the global economy.

0 hours, 48 minutes | 98 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

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6:06:35 AM - 8:57:51 AM

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6:06:35 AM - 8:57:51 AM

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

Senate Committee

The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on the fiscal year 2013 budget resolution based on the Bowles-Simpson deficit reduction plan.

2 hours, 51 minutes | 712 Views

U.S. Economic Competitiveness

In Progress

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6:10:04 AM - 7:06:20 AM
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6:10:04 AM - 7:06:20 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, 56 minutes | 320 Views

Changes to Retirement Savings Plans

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7:07:18 AM - 9:12:57 AM
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7:07:18 AM - 9:12:57 AM

Changes to Retirement Savings Plans

House Committee

Witnesses testified on the pros and cons of available current retirement savings plans. They focused on employer-sponsored defined contribution plans as well as Individual Retirement Accounts, and reviewed whether the ad hoc development of retirement savings tax incentives had led to undue complexity and inefficiency that reduced the effectiveness of these incentives.

2 hours, 5 minutes | 323 Views

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9:13:34 AM - 10:00:00 AM

Release of the Main Chapters of the World Economic Outlook

News Conference

International Monetary Fund officials spoke to reporters and answered questions about the World Economic Outlook,Spring 2012 report. They said that while the U.S. was expected to have slight growth, Europe wouldsee its economy shrink as it dealt with its debt crisis.

0 hours, 46 minutes | 136 Views

General Services Administration Mismanagement

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10:00:11 AM - 11:49:27 AM
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10:00:11 AM - 11:49:27 AM

General Services Administration Mismanagement

Senate Committee

General Services Administration (GSA) officials testified at a hearing on the investigation of their agency and its overall culture of wasteful spending. The hearing focused on rooting out waste, fraud, abuse, corruption, and increasing accountability. Daniel Tangherlini discussed steps he has already taken since joining the agency, including centralizing both the financial and procurement functions.

1 hours, 49 minutes | 5,608 Views

Release of the Main Chapters of the Fiscal Monitor

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11:52:27 AM - 12:41:14 PM
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11:52:27 AM - 12:41:14 PM

Release of the Main Chapters of the Fiscal Monitor

News Conference

International Monetary Fund officials spoke to reporters and answered questions about their semi-annual Fiscal Monitor report. Among the topics they addressed were the global recession, austerity measures taken by many countries, and future economic challenges to the global economy.

0 hours, 48 minutes | 98 Views

National Security Agency Spy Center

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12:42:31 PM - 1:23:44 PM
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12:42:31 PM - 1:23:44 PM

National Security Agency Spy Center

Call-In

James Bamford talked about his Wired.com article on the National Security Agency (NSA), “The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)", and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. The NSA’s stated purpose of the building is to "intercept, decipher, analyze, and store vast swaths of the world’s communications as they zap down from satellites and zip through the underground and undersea cables of international, foreign, and domestic networks.” The heavily fortified $2 billion center will debut in September 2013.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.

0 hours, 41 minutes | 4,474 Views

Federal Budget Markup Preview

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1:23:57 PM - 1:51:06 PM
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1:23:57 PM - 1:51:06 PM

Federal Budget Markup Preview

News Conference

Senate Budget Chair Kent Conrad (D-ND) announced that he will introduce a fiscal year 2013 budget resolution for markup in the committee to begin. The resolution is based on the Simpson-Bowles plan but with some changes. He said he did not expect a vote before the November elections.

0 hours, 27 minutes | 360 Views

Senate Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

LIVE

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1:52:39 PM - 2:04:45 PM
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1:52:39 PM - 2:04:45 PM

Senate Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

News Conference

Budget Committee Ranking Member Jeff Sessions and other Republican senators talked to reporters about the cancellation of a committee markup of a fiscal year 2013 budget resolution. Instead of a formal mark-up with votes and amendments, committee members will only be allowed opening statements.

0 hours, 12 minutes | 259 Views

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

LIVE

Airing Time:

2:05:05 PM - 4:58:32 PM
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2:05:05 PM - 4:58:32 PM

Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution

Senate Committee

The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on the fiscal year 2013 budget resolution based on the Bowles-Simpson deficit reduction plan.

2 hours, 53 minutes | 712 Views

Erik Wasson, The Hill

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5:04:44 PM - 5:07:44 PM
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5:04:44 PM - 5:07:44 PM

Erik Wasson, The Hill

Interview

Erik Wasson was interviewed by phone about congressional action on the fiscal year 2013 budget.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 76 Views

Gun Violence Prevention

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5:07:50 PM - 6:42:32 PM
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5:07:50 PM - 6:42:32 PM

Gun Violence Prevention

News Conference

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence sponsored a news conference outside the Capitol to mark the anniversaries of two deadly school shootings at Virginia Tech and Columbine High School. Several victims and family members spoke about their support for gun control measures.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 918 Views

House Republican Agenda

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6:45:47 PM - 6:59:17 PM
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6:45:47 PM - 6:59:17 PM

House Republican Agenda

News Conference

House Speaker Boehner spoke to reporters about House Republican agenda. In his comments he called the General Services Administration scandal “outrageous,” and said that those responsible “should be held accountable.” He also spoke about House votes on another extension of the highway and mass transit programs bill.

0 hours, 13 minutes | 490 Views

State Department Counterterrorism Efforts

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6:59:56 PM - 7:59:50 PM
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6:59:56 PM - 7:59:50 PM

State Department Counterterrorism Efforts

House Committee

Daniel Benjamin testified on the State Department’s counterterrorism budget and some of the biggest terrorism threats to the U.S.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 253 Views

National Security Agency Spy Center

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8:01:44 PM - 8:42:57 PM
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8:01:44 PM - 8:42:57 PM

National Security Agency Spy Center

Call-In

James Bamford talked about his Wired.com article on the National Security Agency (NSA), “The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)", and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. The NSA’s stated purpose of the building is to "intercept, decipher, analyze, and store vast swaths of the world’s communications as they zap down from satellites and zip through the underground and undersea cables of international, foreign, and domestic networks.” The heavily fortified $2 billion center will debut in September 2013.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.

0 hours, 41 minutes | 4,474 Views

Long-Term Health Care Savings

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8:44:50 PM - 10:06:44 PM
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8:44:50 PM - 10:06:44 PM

Long-Term Health Care Savings

Senate Committee

Witnesses testified on the current long-term care (LTC) system and near-term opportunities for making progress in implementing more cost-effective policy solutions in both the public and private sectors.

1 hours, 21 minutes | 424 Views

State Budgets and Economic Growth

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10:07:46 PM - 10:58:52 PM
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10:07:46 PM - 10:58:52 PM

State Budgets and Economic Growth

Public Affairs Event

Republican Governors from Maine, Oklahoma and Tennessee discussed their efforts to cut tax rates, reduce the size of government, and increase economic growth.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 144 Views

Afghanistan Security and Neighboring Countries

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10:59:38 PM - 12:29:58 AM
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10:59:38 PM - 12:29:58 AM

Afghanistan Security and Neighboring Countries

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about the proposed 2014 security transition in Afghanistan, and the role of neighboring countries Pakistan and Iran.

1 hours, 30 minutes | 182 Views

2012 Congressional Pig Book Release

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12:31:21 AM - 1:06:26 AM
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12:31:21 AM - 1:06:26 AM

2012 Congressional Pig Book Release

News Conference

Congressional leaders spoke to reporters and answered questions about wasteful government spending programs. The news conference coincided with the release of the Congressional 2012 “Pig Book,” reported areports a “record low” of only 152 earmarks, a 98.3% decrease from the 9,129 earmarks in fiscal year 2010. The annual report revealed that although earmarks have dropped drastically, numerous pet projects had still found their ways into appropriation bills, despite the moratorium on earmarks.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 565 Views

State Department Counterterrorism Efforts

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1:06:50 AM - 2:06:54 AM
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1:06:50 AM - 2:06:54 AM

State Department Counterterrorism Efforts

House Committee

Daniel Benjamin testified on the State Department’s counterterrorism budget and some of the biggest terrorism threats to the U.S.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 253 Views

National Security Agency Spy Center

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2:08:46 AM - 2:49:59 AM
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2:08:46 AM - 2:49:59 AM

National Security Agency Spy Center

Call-In

James Bamford talked about his Wired.com article on the National Security Agency (NSA), “The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)", and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. The NSA’s stated purpose of the building is to "intercept, decipher, analyze, and store vast swaths of the world’s communications as they zap down from satellites and zip through the underground and undersea cables of international, foreign, and domestic networks.” The heavily fortified $2 billion center will debut in September 2013.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.

0 hours, 41 minutes | 4,474 Views

Steve Forbes on Economic and Tax Policy

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2:51:23 AM - 3:27:17 AM
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2:51:23 AM - 3:27:17 AM

Steve Forbes on Economic and Tax Policy

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Steve Forbes spoke about the state of the economy and tax issues. Among the topics he addressed were the attempt by the Senate to pass the "Buffett Rule", President Obama’s attempt to impose oversight on oil speculators, and work on changing the tax code. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 610 Views

Long-Term Health Care Savings

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2:51:41 AM - 4:13:42 AM
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2:51:41 AM - 4:13:42 AM

Long-Term Health Care Savings

Senate Committee

Witnesses testified on the current long-term care (LTC) system and near-term opportunities for making progress in implementing more cost-effective policy solutions in both the public and private sectors.

1 hours, 22 minutes | 424 Views

General Services Administration Oversight

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3:28:32 AM - 6:40:10 AM
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3:28:32 AM - 6:40:10 AM

General Services Administration Oversight

House Committee

Government Services Administration (GSA) current and former officials testified on the lavish conference the organization held in Las Vegas in October 2010. They talked about planning for the conference, decisions made by government personnel, and the official response to the scandal.

3 hours, 11 minutes | 4,333 Views

State Budgets and Economic Growth

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4:14:48 AM - 5:05:54 AM
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4:14:48 AM - 5:05:54 AM

State Budgets and Economic Growth

Public Affairs Event

Republican Governors from Maine, Oklahoma and Tennessee discussed their efforts to cut tax rates, reduce the size of government, and increase economic growth.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 144 Views

Afghanistan Security and Neighboring Countries

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5:06:40 AM - 6:37:00 AM
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5:06:40 AM - 6:37:00 AM

Afghanistan Security and Neighboring Countries

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about the proposed 2014 security transition in Afghanistan, and the role of neighboring countries Pakistan and Iran.

1 hours, 30 minutes | 182 Views

2012 Congressional Pig Book Release

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6:40:10 AM - 7:15:15 AM

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6:40:10 AM - 7:15:15 AM

2012 Congressional Pig Book Release

News Conference

Congressional leaders spoke to reporters and answered questions about wasteful government spending programs. The news conference coincided with the release of the Congressional 2012 “Pig Book,” reported areports a “record low” of only 152 earmarks, a 98.3% decrease from the 9,129 earmarks in fiscal year 2010. The annual report revealed that although earmarks have dropped drastically, numerous pet projects had still found their ways into appropriation bills, despite the moratorium on earmarks.

0 hours, 35 minutes | 565 Views