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House Debate on the Fiscal Cliff Tax Policy

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5:58:31 AM - 6:51:50 AM
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5:58:31 AM - 6:51:50 AM

House Debate on the Fiscal Cliff Tax Policy

House Highlight

Members of the House debated the tax policy of legislation to avoid the “fiscal cliff” of automatic tax increases and spending cuts scheduled for January 2013 if Congress did not reach a budget agreement before then.

0 hours, 53 minutes | 145 Views

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6:51:50 AM - 6:59:20 AM

President Obama Remarks on Fiscal Cliff Agreement Passage

White House Event

The president spoke about the “fiscal cliff” agreement following passage by the House of compromise legislation adjusting tax rates to avoid the “fiscal cliff” of impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a new budget agreement.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 3,479 Views

Open Phones

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7:00:46 AM - 7:49:34 AM
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7:00:46 AM - 7:49:34 AM

Open Phones

Call-In

Telephone lines were open for comments on the bill passed by the House and Senate to avert “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012. Pete Kasperowicz spoke by phone some of the details of the bill.

0 hours, 48 minutes | 291 Views

Representative Blumenauer on Fiscal Cliff Plan

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7:51:18 AM - 8:35:02 AM
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7:51:18 AM - 8:35:02 AM

Representative Blumenauer on Fiscal Cliff Plan

Call-In

Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) talked about the bill passed by the Senate and House to avert “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.

0 hours, 43 minutes | 366 Views

Representative Mulvaney on Fiscal Cliff Plan

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8:36:09 AM - 9:18:51 AM
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8:36:09 AM - 9:18:51 AM

Representative Mulvaney on Fiscal Cliff Plan

Call-In

Representative Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) talked about the bill passed by the Senate and House to avert “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a new budget agreement. Representative Mulvaney, a tea party movement member, voted against the legislation because of spending concerns. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.

0 hours, 42 minutes | 256 Views

Future of Science

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9:19:59 AM - 10:00:27 AM
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9:19:59 AM - 10:00:27 AM

Future of Science

Call-In

Fred Guterl talked about his Scientific American piece on the world in 2063, 2113 and 2163 and the role science and technology will play in the future. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included his and his staff’s process for predicting the future, species extinctions, gene therapy, three-dimensional printers, and geoengineering.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.

0 hours, 40 minutes | 323 Views

Morning Hour

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10:00:33 AM - 11:53:04 AM
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10:00:33 AM - 11:53:04 AM

Morning Hour

House Proceeding

The House met for Morning Hour, during which members spoke on a variety of topics.

1 hours, 52 minutes | 319 Views

President Obama Arrives in Hawaii

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11:53:46 AM - 11:54:52 AM
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11:53:46 AM - 11:54:52 AM

President Obama Arrives in Hawaii

White House Event

President Obama was seen arriving at Hickam Air Force Base in Honolulu, Hawaii, to resume his vacation with his family.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 202 Views

Representative Blumenauer on Fiscal Cliff Plan

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11:56:10 AM - 12:05:40 PM
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11:56:10 AM - 12:05:40 PM

Representative Blumenauer on Fiscal Cliff Plan

Call-In

Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) talked about the bill passed by the Senate and House to avert “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 366 Views

House Session, Part 1

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12:05:52 PM - 12:13:28 PM
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12:05:52 PM - 12:13:28 PM

House Session, Part 1

House Proceeding

The U.S House of Representatives convened for a legislative session. The chair announced to the House that the whole number of the House was 431.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 208 Views

Data Sharing in 2013

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12:16:01 PM - 12:36:04 PM
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12:16:01 PM - 12:36:04 PM

Data Sharing in 2013

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about the opportunities and challenges of data analysis. Some of the topics they discussed included ways that data was being used to help save lives, such as evacuations in portions of New York City during Hurricane Sandy, and challenges of privacy concerns. 
This was part of The Economist's “World in 2013 Festival,” held at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.

0 hours, 20 minutes | 119 Views

House Session, Part 2

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12:36:10 PM - 12:39:05 PM
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12:36:10 PM - 12:39:05 PM

House Session, Part 2

House Proceeding

The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session.

0 hours, 2 minutes | 197 Views

Cyber Threats in 2013

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12:40:12 PM - 1:01:47 PM
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Cyber Threats in 2013

Public Affairs Event

Former National Security Council counterterrorism adviser Richard Clarke talked about Chinese cyber espionage and the U.S. vulnerabilities to a possible Iranian cyber attack. He spoke in New York City at a forum of the World in 2013 Festival hosted by The Economist magazine. 
This was part of The Economist's “World in 2013 Festival,” held at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.

0 hours, 21 minutes | 266 Views

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

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1:02:57 PM - 2:41:11 PM
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1:02:57 PM - 2:41:11 PM

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

International Telecasts

Panelists debated how the world should respond to Iran’s nuclear program. Topics included the U.S. and Israeli positions in the Middle East, the consequences of launching a war against Iran, and Iran’s influence in the region. After opening statements the panelists cross-examined each other. The audience in the hall voted on the question before and after the debate. 
Amos Yadlin and Charles Krauthammer argued in favor of the question, Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions: Be It Resolved the World Cannot Tolerate an Iran with Nuclear Weapons Capability. Fareed Zakaria and Vali Nasr argued against. The tenth semi-annual Munk Debate was held at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto. The program opened with a video montage of past debates. Henry Kissinger and George Mitchell participated by video messages recorded the previous week.

1 hours, 38 minutes | 1,644 Views

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

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2:42:00 PM - 2:43:54 PM
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2:42:00 PM - 2:43:54 PM

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

News Conference

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie spoke to reporters about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote. He accused the speaker and House Republicans of putting politics and their careers before storm victims and said they showed “callous indifference to the suffering of the people of my state”

0 hours, 1 minutes | 665 Views

Representatives Peter King (R-NY) and Frank Pallone (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 153 Views

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2:51:40 PM - 3:04:21 PM

New York Representative on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Michael Grimm (R-NY), and Joseph Crowley (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 12 minutes | 82 Views

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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3:04:28 PM - 3:10:10 PM
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3:04:28 PM - 3:10:10 PM

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representative Steny Hoyer (D-MD) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 98 Views

Representatives Rob Andrews (D-NJ), Tom Reed (R-NY), and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 8 minutes | 182 Views

Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), House Minority Leader Pelosi (D-CA), and other members spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 21 minutes | 115 Views

Representative Mulvaney on Fiscal Cliff Plan

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3:41:48 PM - 4:23:13 PM
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3:41:48 PM - 4:23:13 PM

Representative Mulvaney on Fiscal Cliff Plan

Call-In

Representative Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) talked about the bill passed by the Senate and House to avert “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a new budget agreement. Representative Mulvaney, a tea party movement member, voted against the legislation because of spending concerns. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.

0 hours, 41 minutes | 256 Views

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

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4:24:34 PM - 5:02:50 PM
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Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

News Conference

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie spoke to reporters about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote. He accused the speaker and House Republicans of putting politics and their careers before storm victims and said they showed “callous indifference to the suffering of the people of my state”

0 hours, 38 minutes | 665 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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5:02:55 PM - 5:06:31 PM
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5:02:55 PM - 5:06:31 PM

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Representative Blumenauer on Fiscal Cliff Plan

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5:07:13 PM - 5:48:50 PM
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5:07:13 PM - 5:48:50 PM

Representative Blumenauer on Fiscal Cliff Plan

Call-In

Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) talked about the bill passed by the Senate and House to avert “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.

0 hours, 41 minutes | 366 Views

Women in Leadership Roles

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5:50:20 PM - 6:34:12 PM
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5:50:20 PM - 6:34:12 PM

Women in Leadership Roles

Public Affairs Event

Former Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan and Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) talked about women in leadership. Michelle Kwan discussed using the discipline she learned as an Olympic athlete to her transition out of sports. Representative Herrera Beutler spoke about being a woman in Congress. This program was part of a Washington Post forum on women in leadership.

0 hours, 43 minutes | 272 Views

Innovation and the Space Race

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6:36:07 PM - 7:59:49 PM
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6:36:07 PM - 7:59:49 PM

Innovation and the Space Race

Public Affairs Event

Burt Rutan talked about the history of manned spaceflight and contrasted the contemporary space program with the pioneering days of space travel. Mr. Rutan designed “SpaceShipOne,” which launched the era of commercial space travel, and the Voyager aircraft that in 1986 became the first airplane to fly non-stop around the world without refueling.

1 hours, 23 minutes | 3,385 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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8:00:30 PM - 8:04:06 PM
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8:00:30 PM - 8:04:06 PM

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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8:05:49 PM - 8:11:30 PM
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8:05:49 PM - 8:11:30 PM

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representative Steny Hoyer (D-MD) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 98 Views

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8:11:31 PM - 8:23:07 PM

New York Representative on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Michael Grimm (R-NY), and Joseph Crowley (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 82 Views

Representatives Peter King (R-NY) and Frank Pallone (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 153 Views

Representatives Rob Andrews (D-NJ), Tom Reed (R-NY), and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 8 minutes | 182 Views

Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), House Minority Leader Pelosi (D-CA), and other members spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 21 minutes | 115 Views

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

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9:02:02 PM - 9:40:20 PM
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9:02:02 PM - 9:40:20 PM

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

News Conference

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie spoke to reporters about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote. He accused the speaker and House Republicans of putting politics and their careers before storm victims and said they showed “callous indifference to the suffering of the people of my state”

0 hours, 38 minutes | 665 Views

House Agenda for Hurricane Sandy Relief Legislation

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9:41:31 PM - 9:53:11 PM
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9:41:31 PM - 9:53:11 PM

House Agenda for Hurricane Sandy Relief Legislation

News Conference

Members of the New York and New Jersey delegations spoke to the press after a meeting with House Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor. They reported that a bill for the relief of victims of Hurricane Sandy would be one of the first orders of business of the 113th Congress.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 69 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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9:53:19 PM - 9:56:37 PM
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9:53:19 PM - 9:56:37 PM

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

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9:57:37 PM - 11:35:13 PM
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9:57:37 PM - 11:35:13 PM

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

International Telecasts

Panelists debated how the world should respond to Iran’s nuclear program. Topics included the U.S. and Israeli positions in the Middle East, the consequences of launching a war against Iran, and Iran’s influence in the region. After opening statements the panelists cross-examined each other. The audience in the hall voted on the question before and after the debate. 
Amos Yadlin and Charles Krauthammer argued in favor of the question, Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions: Be It Resolved the World Cannot Tolerate an Iran with Nuclear Weapons Capability. Fareed Zakaria and Vali Nasr argued against. The tenth semi-annual Munk Debate was held at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto. The program opened with a video montage of past debates. Henry Kissinger and George Mitchell participated by video messages recorded the previous week.

1 hours, 37 minutes | 1,644 Views

Polling and the 2012 Presidential Election

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11:37:13 PM - 12:37:49 AM
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11:37:13 PM - 12:37:49 AM

Polling and the 2012 Presidential Election

Public Affairs Event

Michael Dimock explained his research about the Romney and Obama campaigns, the current makeup of the electorate, and the future of presidential polling. Topics included the 2010 versus. 2012 elections, the changing demographic landscape, and the future of polling.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 222 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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12:39:58 AM - 12:43:21 AM
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12:39:58 AM - 12:43:21 AM

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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12:43:36 AM - 12:49:21 AM
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12:43:36 AM - 12:49:21 AM

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representative Steny Hoyer (D-MD) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 98 Views

New York Representative on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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12:49:21 AM - 1:02:07 AM
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12:49:21 AM - 1:02:07 AM

New York Representative on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Michael Grimm (R-NY), and Joseph Crowley (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 12 minutes | 82 Views

Representatives Peter King (R-NY) and Frank Pallone (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 153 Views

Representatives Rob Andrews (D-NJ), Tom Reed (R-NY), and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 8 minutes | 182 Views

Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), House Minority Leader Pelosi (D-CA), and other members spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 21 minutes | 115 Views

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

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1:39:48 AM - 2:17:48 AM
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1:39:48 AM - 2:17:48 AM

Governor Christie on Hurricane Sandy Federal Funding

News Conference

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie spoke to reporters about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote. He accused the speaker and House Republicans of putting politics and their careers before storm victims and said they showed “callous indifference to the suffering of the people of my state”

0 hours, 38 minutes | 665 Views

House Agenda for Hurricane Sandy Relief Legislation

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2:18:01 AM - 2:29:43 AM
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2:18:01 AM - 2:29:43 AM

House Agenda for Hurricane Sandy Relief Legislation

News Conference

Members of the New York and New Jersey delegations spoke to the press after a meeting with House Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor. They reported that a bill for the relief of victims of Hurricane Sandy would be one of the first orders of business of the 113th Congress.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 69 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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2:29:43 AM - 2:33:06 AM
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2:29:43 AM - 2:33:06 AM

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

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2:36:13 AM - 4:13:35 AM
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2:36:13 AM - 4:13:35 AM

Iran's Nuclear Ambitions

International Telecasts

Panelists debated how the world should respond to Iran’s nuclear program. Topics included the U.S. and Israeli positions in the Middle East, the consequences of launching a war against Iran, and Iran’s influence in the region. After opening statements the panelists cross-examined each other. The audience in the hall voted on the question before and after the debate. 
Amos Yadlin and Charles Krauthammer argued in favor of the question, Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions: Be It Resolved the World Cannot Tolerate an Iran with Nuclear Weapons Capability. Fareed Zakaria and Vali Nasr argued against. The tenth semi-annual Munk Debate was held at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto. The program opened with a video montage of past debates. Henry Kissinger and George Mitchell participated by video messages recorded the previous week.

1 hours, 37 minutes | 1,644 Views

Polling and the 2012 Presidential Election

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4:15:20 AM - 5:15:56 AM
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4:15:20 AM - 5:15:56 AM

Polling and the 2012 Presidential Election

Public Affairs Event

Michael Dimock explained his research about the Romney and Obama campaigns, the current makeup of the electorate, and the future of presidential polling. Topics included the 2010 versus. 2012 elections, the changing demographic landscape, and the future of polling.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 222 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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5:18:31 AM - 5:21:54 AM
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5:18:31 AM - 5:21:54 AM

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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5:22:09 AM - 5:27:54 AM
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5:22:09 AM - 5:27:54 AM

Representative Hoyer on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

House Highlight

Representative Steny Hoyer (D-MD) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 98 Views

Representatives Peter King (R-NY) and Frank Pallone (D-NY) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 153 Views

Representatives Rob Andrews (D-NJ), Tom Reed (R-NY), and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 8 minutes | 182 Views

Representative DeLauro and Others on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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5:44:05 AM - 6:05:15 AM

Continues

Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), House Minority Leader Pelosi (D-CA), and other members spoke about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision the previous day to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote.

0 hours, 21 minutes | 115 Views

2012 Year in Books

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6:01:49 AM - 7:00:58 AM
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2012 Year in Books

Interview

Sarah Weinman, news editor for Publishers Marketplace, and Bob Minzesheimer, book reviewer and reporter for USA Today, talked about the notable books, bestsellers, and publishing industry stories of 2012.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 570 Views

Book Discussion on American Phoenix

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7:01:28 AM - 7:57:29 AM
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Book Discussion on American Phoenix

Public Affairs Event

Sarah Kilborne talked about her book American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny, in which she recounted the business acumen of her great-great-grandfather, William Skinner, a textile manufacturer in the mid-nineteenth century. She talked about Skinner’s emigration from London and his career ascendancy from a worker in a silk mill to the owner of his own factory in the mill village of “Skinnerville.” In 1874 a dam burst near Skinnerville and destroyed the town and forced William Skinner to rebuild. Sarah Kilborne responded to questions from the audience at Northshire Bookstore in Manchester Center, Vermont.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 709 Views

James Taylor on His Involvement in Politics

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8:00:00 AM - 9:12:25 AM
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8:00:00 AM - 9:12:25 AM

James Taylor on His Involvement in Politics

National Press Club

James Taylor talked about his background and political views, as well as election laws and reforms, such as a national holiday for voting, voter fraud and identification laws, and the Supreme Court’s Citizen’s United v. Federal Election Commission decision. Other topics included the George W. Bush administration’s involvement in Iraq, and his work for President Obama’s campaign. In between remarks, he played guitar and sang several songs including “Carolina in My Mind” and “Something in the Way She Moves.”

1 hours, 12 minutes | 4,180 Views

Women in Leadership

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9:13:20 AM - 10:00:40 AM
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9:13:20 AM - 10:00:40 AM

Women in Leadership

Public Affairs Event

Andrea Mitchell, Nancy-Ann Deparle, and Shirley Ann Jackson talked about women in leadership. They shared their experiences on the various challenges they underwent early in their careers, as well as the workplace family balance. This program was part of a Washington Post forum on women in leadership.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 206 Views

Bill Gates on Education

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10:01:59 AM - 10:49:42 AM
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10:01:59 AM - 10:49:42 AM

Bill Gates on Education

Public Affairs Event

Bill Gates talked about the work of the Gates Foundation in higher education. He stressed the importance of education and the need for government funding. He said that the current education system was failing to produce highly-skilled workers and that needed economic reforms would stimulate the economy and help the U.S. stay competitive in global markets. Mr. Gates gave a PowerPoint presentation and then was interviewed by David Leonhardt.
This was part of the fourth annual Washington Ideas Forum.*held by The Atlantic, the Aspen Institute, and the Newseum in the Annenberg Theater.

0 hours, 47 minutes | 1,372 Views

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony for Aung San Suu Kyi

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10:51:41 AM - 11:59:53 AM
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10:51:41 AM - 11:59:53 AM

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony for Aung San Suu Kyi

Public Affairs Event

Aung San Suu Kyi was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in honor of her leadership and steadfast commitment to human rights and for promoting freedom, peace and democracy in her home country of Myanmar (Burma). Speakers included House and Senate leaders, Secretary of State Clinton, and former First Lady Laura Bush.
Aung San Suu Kyi was a leader in her country’s 1988 uprising, and elected prime minister in 1990. The military junta, however, would not cede power, and she was placed under house arrest for a total of 15 years; the final release happened in 2010. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 5,576 Views

Senate Session

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12:00:30 PM - 5:08:49 PM
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12:00:30 PM - 5:08:49 PM

Senate Session

Senate Proceeding

The Senate convened and began a period of morning business.

5 hours, 8 minutes | 400 Views

The Constitution and Its Promise

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5:11:08 PM - 6:10:31 PM
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The Constitution and Its Promise

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Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy spoke at the Heritage Foundation’s Center for Legal and Judicial Studies as part of the foundation’s lecture series “Preserve the Constitution.” He said it’s the duty of every American, not just public servants, to preserve, protect and defend the U.S. Constitution. Justice Kennedy also stressed the importance of educating children on how the Constitution was formed, and what is in it and why. He said that you can not preserve what you do not comprehend. 
President Ronald Reagan nominated Justice Kennedy to the high court in 1987. He took his seat in 1988.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 515 Views

Senator Lugar Farewell Address and Tribute

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6:13:32 PM - 6:31:08 PM
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Senator Lugar Farewell Address and Tribute

Senate Highlight

Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) gave his farewell to the Senate after six terms and talked about his future plans. Senator Dan Coats (R-IN) paid tribute to his service.

0 hours, 17 minutes | 249 Views

Senator Jim Webb Farewell Speech

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6:31:14 PM - 6:49:57 PM
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Senator Jim Webb Farewell Speech

Senate Highlight

Retiring Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) gave his farewell address on the Senate floor.

0 hours, 18 minutes | 184 Views

Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

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6:50:51 PM - 6:54:21 PM
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Kerry Young on Hurricane Sandy Relief Funding

Interview

Kerry Young spoke via Skype about House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to pull a bill providing Hurricane Sandy relief funding from consideration after the “fiscal cliff” vote and the future plans for the legislation.

0 hours, 3 minutes | 124 Views

Senator Jim DeMint Farewell Speech

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6:54:51 PM - 7:16:16 PM
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Senator Jim DeMint Farewell Speech

Senate Highlight

Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) gave his farewell address to the Senate. He was leaving the Senate to become the president of the Heritage Foundation.

0 hours, 21 minutes | 162 Views

Senator Akaka Farewell Address

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7:16:45 PM - 7:31:51 PM
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Senator Akaka Farewell Address

Senate Highlight

Senator Daniel Akaka (D-HI) gave his farewell address to the Senate.

0 hours, 15 minutes | 48 Views

Senator Scott Brown Farewell Speech

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7:31:57 PM - 7:40:07 PM
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Senator Scott Brown Farewell Speech

Senate Highlight

Senator Scott Brown (D-MA) gave his farewell address to the Senate.

0 hours, 8 minutes | 229 Views

Senator Joe Lieberman Farewell Address

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7:40:07 PM - 7:56:33 PM
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Senator Joe Lieberman Farewell Address

Senate Highlight

Senator Joe Lieberman [I-CT) gave his farewell address to the Senate.

0 hours, 16 minutes | 330 Views

Book Discussion on Season of the Witch

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8:00:55 PM - 8:52:46 PM
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Book Discussion on Season of the Witch

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David Talbot presents a history of San Francisco from 1967 to 1982. The city, connected to the counter culture movement of the 1960s, witnessed a series of transformative events in the succeeding decade, from the assassination of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk to the onset of the AIDS epidemic. David Talbot spoke at The Booksmith in San Francisco. Some community residents also shared reminiscences. Mr. Talbot responded to questions from members of the audience.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 954 Views

Book Discussion on A Slave in the White House

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8:54:12 PM - 9:46:18 PM
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Book Discussion on A Slave in the White House

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Elizabeth Dowling Taylor recounts the life of Paul Jennings, born into slavery on the plantation of James and Dolley Madison in 1799 and later a member of the household staff of President Madison. The author used correspondence, legal documents, and journal entries rarely seen before to report on Mr. Jennings' life as a slave in the White House and his relationship with James and Dolley Madison. Upon gaining his freedom in 1847, Mr. Jennings was involved in the Pearl Affair, the largest, single slave escape ever attempted, and he authored the first White House memoir. Ms. Taylor responded to questions from members of the audience at this “Books and Beyond” presentation in the Mumford Room of the James Madison Building of the Library of Congress.

0 hours, 52 minutes | 713 Views

Book Discussion on What This Cruel War Was Over

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9:47:26 PM - 10:12:09 PM
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Book Discussion on What This Cruel War Was Over

Interview

Chandra Manning talked about her book, What This Cruel War Was Over: Soldiers, Slavery, and the Civil War. In her research she delved into the motives of the common soldiers in the Civil War. The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at Georgetown University in the Riggs Library.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 2,670 Views

Book Discussion on Freedom's Forge

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10:14:05 PM - 11:22:05 PM
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Book Discussion on Freedom's Forge

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Arthur Herman recounts President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s call to industrial business magnates William Knudsen and Henry Kaiser to leave their private sector positions and lead the U.S. war production effort during World War II. Knudsen, president of General Motors, and shipbuilder Kaiser utilized their connections to build a team of former private sector industrial minds from the likes of GE, Frigidaire, and Chrysler; dubbed the “dollar-a-year men,” they transformed the U.S. military’s aircraft and munitions productions. Mr. Herman argued that this success was not due to government direction of the economy but rather to freeing private enterprise to meet the demands of the market. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience at this Book Forum of the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 1,296 Views

Book Discussion on Season of the Witch

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11:25:44 PM - 12:17:35 AM
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Book Discussion on Season of the Witch

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David Talbot presents a history of San Francisco from 1967 to 1982. The city, connected to the counter culture movement of the 1960s, witnessed a series of transformative events in the succeeding decade, from the assassination of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk to the onset of the AIDS epidemic. David Talbot spoke at The Booksmith in San Francisco. Some community residents also shared reminiscences. Mr. Talbot responded to questions from members of the audience.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 954 Views

Book Discussion on A Slave in the White House

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12:20:07 AM - 1:12:13 AM
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Book Discussion on A Slave in the White House

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Elizabeth Dowling Taylor recounts the life of Paul Jennings, born into slavery on the plantation of James and Dolley Madison in 1799 and later a member of the household staff of President Madison. The author used correspondence, legal documents, and journal entries rarely seen before to report on Mr. Jennings' life as a slave in the White House and his relationship with James and Dolley Madison. Upon gaining his freedom in 1847, Mr. Jennings was involved in the Pearl Affair, the largest, single slave escape ever attempted, and he authored the first White House memoir. Ms. Taylor responded to questions from members of the audience at this “Books and Beyond” presentation in the Mumford Room of the James Madison Building of the Library of Congress.

0 hours, 52 minutes | 713 Views

Book Discussion on What This Cruel War Was Over

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1:15:06 AM - 1:40:00 AM
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Book Discussion on What This Cruel War Was Over

Interview

Chandra Manning talked about her book, What This Cruel War Was Over: Soldiers, Slavery, and the Civil War. In her research she delved into the motives of the common soldiers in the Civil War. The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at Georgetown University in the Riggs Library.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 2,670 Views

Book Discussion on Freedom's Forge

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1:41:54 AM - 2:49:54 AM
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1:41:54 AM - 2:49:54 AM

Book Discussion on Freedom's Forge

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Arthur Herman recounts President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s call to industrial business magnates William Knudsen and Henry Kaiser to leave their private sector positions and lead the U.S. war production effort during World War II. Knudsen, president of General Motors, and shipbuilder Kaiser utilized their connections to build a team of former private sector industrial minds from the likes of GE, Frigidaire, and Chrysler; dubbed the “dollar-a-year men,” they transformed the U.S. military’s aircraft and munitions productions. Mr. Herman argued that this success was not due to government direction of the economy but rather to freeing private enterprise to meet the demands of the market. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience at this Book Forum of the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 1,296 Views

Book Discussion on Season of the Witch

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2:51:39 AM - 3:43:30 AM
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Book Discussion on Season of the Witch

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David Talbot presents a history of San Francisco from 1967 to 1982. The city, connected to the counter culture movement of the 1960s, witnessed a series of transformative events in the succeeding decade, from the assassination of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk to the onset of the AIDS epidemic. David Talbot spoke at The Booksmith in San Francisco. Some community residents also shared reminiscences. Mr. Talbot responded to questions from members of the audience.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 954 Views

Book Discussion on A Slave in the White House

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3:45:32 AM - 4:37:38 AM
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Book Discussion on A Slave in the White House

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Elizabeth Dowling Taylor recounts the life of Paul Jennings, born into slavery on the plantation of James and Dolley Madison in 1799 and later a member of the household staff of President Madison. The author used correspondence, legal documents, and journal entries rarely seen before to report on Mr. Jennings' life as a slave in the White House and his relationship with James and Dolley Madison. Upon gaining his freedom in 1847, Mr. Jennings was involved in the Pearl Affair, the largest, single slave escape ever attempted, and he authored the first White House memoir. Ms. Taylor responded to questions from members of the audience at this “Books and Beyond” presentation in the Mumford Room of the James Madison Building of the Library of Congress.

0 hours, 52 minutes | 713 Views

Book Discussion on What This Cruel War Was Over

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4:40:40 AM - 5:05:23 AM
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Book Discussion on What This Cruel War Was Over

Interview

Chandra Manning talked about her book, What This Cruel War Was Over: Soldiers, Slavery, and the Civil War. In her research she delved into the motives of the common soldiers in the Civil War. The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at Georgetown University in the Riggs Library.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 2,670 Views

Book Discussion on Freedom's Forge

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5:07:11 AM - 6:15:11 AM

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5:07:11 AM - 6:15:11 AM

Book Discussion on Freedom's Forge

Public Affairs Event

Arthur Herman recounts President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s call to industrial business magnates William Knudsen and Henry Kaiser to leave their private sector positions and lead the U.S. war production effort during World War II. Knudsen, president of General Motors, and shipbuilder Kaiser utilized their connections to build a team of former private sector industrial minds from the likes of GE, Frigidaire, and Chrysler; dubbed the “dollar-a-year men,” they transformed the U.S. military’s aircraft and munitions productions. Mr. Herman argued that this success was not due to government direction of the economy but rather to freeing private enterprise to meet the demands of the market. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience at this Book Forum of the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 1,296 Views

Book Discussion on A Nation of Deadbeats

In Progress

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5:00:23 AM - 6:02:22 AM
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Book Discussion on A Nation of Deadbeats

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Author Scott Nelson discussed his book, A Nation of Deadbeats: An Uncommon History of America’s Financial Disasters, in which he argues that consumer debt has underpinned almost every major financial panic in the nation’s history. In each case, the chain of banks, brokers, moneylenders, and insurance companies that separated borrowers and lenders made it impossible to distinguish good loans from bad. Bound up in this history are stories of national banks funded by smugglers, fistfights in Congress over the gold standard, America’s early dependence on British bankers, and how presidential campaigns were forged in controversies over private debt.

1 hours, 1 minutes | 1,707 Views

Emancipation Memorial

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6:02:56 AM - 6:04:55 AM
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Emancipation Memorial

Vignette

Pre-dating the Lincoln Memorial by almost 50 years, the Emancipation Memorial in Washington, DC’s Lincoln Park depicts the 16th president freeing a slave. Designed and sculpted by Thomas Ball, it was funded by money donated by freed African Americans. Frederick Douglass spoke at the monument’s dedication in 1876, and expressed some criticism about its design and symbolism. It is still controversial today.
Historian and author Richard Norton Smith narrates.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 290 Views

Ronald Reagan

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6:05:15 AM - 7:51:58 AM
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Ronald Reagan

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Eureka College visiting scholar Craig Shirley talked about former President Ronald Reagan’s presidential campaigns and how they impacted American politics.

1 hours, 46 minutes | 583 Views

Massachusetts Maritime History

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7:52:13 AM - 7:59:50 AM
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Massachusetts Maritime History

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Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort Sewall in Marblehead, Massachusetts; the Salem Maritime National Historic Site and Custom House; and the Gloucester Fisherman’s Memorial.
These stops on the Presidents and Patriots Historical Tours' nine-day “New England by the Sea: Whales, Witches & Writers” tour were on October 7 and 8, 2011.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 478 Views

Legacy of Senator Robert Byrd

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8:01:28 AM - 9:03:38 AM
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Legacy of Senator Robert Byrd

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Two former staffers of the late Senator Robert Byrd (D-WV), Ira Shapiro and David Corbin, talked about the senator’s life and political career. Topics included why they considered him a great leader and bipartisanship in the Senate. The West Virginia State Society honored the late Senator Robert Byrd at the Monocle Restaurant on what would have been his 95th birthday.

1 hours, 2 minutes | 216 Views

Presidential Politics

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9:05:13 AM - 10:35:46 AM
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Presidential Politics

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David Axelrod, an adviser to both of President Obama presidential campaigns, talked about his life and career in journalism and politics. Topics included campaign finance and ads, Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign, and voter demographics. At the end of the interview, Mr. Axelrod answered questions from audience members.

1 hours, 30 minutes | 357 Views

Women in Leadership Roles

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10:37:12 AM - 11:21:04 AM
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Women in Leadership Roles

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Former Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan and Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) talked about women in leadership. Michelle Kwan discussed using the discipline she learned as an Olympic athlete to her transition out of sports. Representative Herrera Beutler spoke about being a woman in Congress. This program was part of a Washington Post forum on women in leadership.

0 hours, 43 minutes | 272 Views

History and Future of The New York Times

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11:22:56 AM - 12:29:17 PM
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History and Future of The New York Times

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Daniel Schwarz talked about his book, Endtimes?: Crises and Turmoil at the New York Times, 1999-2009. In his book, Mr. Schwarz explores the inner workings of The Times during a pivotal decade, providing an in-depth history of the paper’s transformation from the age of print into the digital age. His investigation draws on more than 40 one-on-one interviews with Times staff, including the publisher Arthur Sulzberger, Jr., every living executive editor, masthead figures, section editors, and reporters. In his book he concludes of this iconic New York institution in transition that “It is the worst newspaper in the world, except for all the others.” Professor Schwarz responded to questions from members of the audience.

1 hours, 6 minutes | 293 Views

2012 Drug Abuse Survey

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12:30:30 PM - 1:22:45 PM
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12:30:30 PM - 1:22:45 PM

2012 Drug Abuse Survey

News Conference

The National Institute of Drug Abuse released the results of its annual survey on drug use. The survey by the National Institute on Drug Abuse shows that drinking and cigarette smoking was down among high school students in 2012, but marijuana use remains high. The abuse of drugs like adderall was also a concern cited by the Director of the National Institute of Drug Abuse Nora Volkow.

0 hours, 52 minutes | 266 Views

Chinese Global Power and Maritime Strategy

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1:24:34 PM - 2:38:48 PM
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1:24:34 PM - 2:38:48 PM

Chinese Global Power and Maritime Strategy

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Panelists discussed on China’s emerging global power and maritime strategy. Topics included its territorial disputes with Japan involving energy reserves in the East China Sea, cyber security, and international diplomacy. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience. Steve Clemons moderated.
“Mischief or Miscalculation? China and the Rise of Confusion-ism” was a panel of the 2012 Halifax International Security Forum.Global security leaders from over 50 countries gathered in Halifax, Nova Scotia to discuss pressing security and defense issues during the three-day summit.

1 hours, 14 minutes | 427 Views

Cyber and Drone Warfare

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2:39:20 PM - 3:48:27 PM
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2:39:20 PM - 3:48:27 PM

Cyber and Drone Warfare

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Panelists talked about drones and cyber attacks as tools of modern warfare, including the ability to find the source of cyber attacks and the rules of engagement for unmanned aerial drones. Speakers included NATO Commander Jean Paul Palomeros and Elisa Massimino of the group Human Rights First.
This was a panel of the 2012 Halifax International Security Forum.Global security leaders from over 50 countries gathered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to discuss pressing security and defense issues during the three-day summit.

1 hours, 9 minutes | 348 Views

Conflict in Eastern Congo, State and Defense Officials

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3:48:33 PM - 5:29:58 PM
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Conflict in Eastern Congo, State and Defense Officials

House Committee

State and Defense Department officials testified on the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern Congo, where U.N. Security Council experts had alleged Rwandan support of rebels against the Congolese army. They spoke about violence from the rebel group M23 which was terrorizing people in Eastern Congo. Among the issues discussed were the role of ivory poaching and U.S. federal budget issues that could limit resources available to assist Congo.

1 hours, 41 minutes | 287 Views

Conflict in Eastern Congo, Panel 2

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5:29:58 PM - 6:50:43 PM
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Conflict in Eastern Congo, Panel 2

House Committee

Witnesses testified about the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern Congo, where U.N. Security Council experts had alleged Rwandan support of rebels against the Congolese army. The rebel group M23 was terrorizing people in Eastern Congo. Among the issues discussed was the effectiveness of the U.N. mission in the Congo.

1 hours, 20 minutes | 428 Views

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony for Aung San Suu Kyi

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6:51:03 PM - 8:00:00 PM
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6:51:03 PM - 8:00:00 PM

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony for Aung San Suu Kyi

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Aung San Suu Kyi was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in honor of her leadership and steadfast commitment to human rights and for promoting freedom, peace and democracy in her home country of Myanmar (Burma). Speakers included House and Senate leaders, Secretary of State Clinton, and former First Lady Laura Bush.
Aung San Suu Kyi was a leader in her country’s 1988 uprising, and elected prime minister in 1990. The military junta, however, would not cede power, and she was placed under house arrest for a total of 15 years; the final release happened in 2010. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 5,576 Views

White House Family Memories

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8:01:12 PM - 8:58:03 PM
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White House Family Memories

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Jenna and Barbara Bush, Steve Ford and Lynda Johnson Robb shared personal family memories of their time in the White House. They also talked about what it is like to grow up as a child of a President.
This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas, focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 658 Views

A Conversation with Barbara and Laura Bush

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9:00:27 PM - 9:59:42 PM
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A Conversation with Barbara and Laura Bush

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Former first ladies Barbara Bush and Laura Bush recalled their time and experiences in the White House. Among the topics they addressed were Christmas time at Camp David and the difficult days and months after the September 11th terrorist attacks. This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s first ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. They also responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 674 Views

A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

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10:01:32 PM - 10:27:08 PM
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10:01:32 PM - 10:27:08 PM

A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

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Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Hume Kennerly shared images of First Ladies. Mr. Kennerly was the White House photographer during the Ford Administration from 1974-77. This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas, focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 25 minutes | 403 Views

First Ladies Throughout History

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10:29:11 PM - 11:23:29 PM
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10:29:11 PM - 11:23:29 PM

First Ladies Throughout History

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Panelists talked about at the historical roles and responsibilities of the first lady as well as how those roles had evolved. They talked specifically about Eleanor Roosevelt, Jackie Kennedy and Betty Ford as well as Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush. 
This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 852 Views

White House Family Memories

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11:24:08 PM - 12:20:59 AM
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11:24:08 PM - 12:20:59 AM

White House Family Memories

Public Affairs Event

Jenna and Barbara Bush, Steve Ford and Lynda Johnson Robb shared personal family memories of their time in the White House. They also talked about what it is like to grow up as a child of a President.
This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas, focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 658 Views

A Conversation with Barbara and Laura Bush

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12:23:23 AM - 1:22:38 AM
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12:23:23 AM - 1:22:38 AM

A Conversation with Barbara and Laura Bush

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Former first ladies Barbara Bush and Laura Bush recalled their time and experiences in the White House. Among the topics they addressed were Christmas time at Camp David and the difficult days and months after the September 11th terrorist attacks. This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s first ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. They also responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 674 Views

A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

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1:24:28 AM - 1:50:04 AM
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1:24:28 AM - 1:50:04 AM

A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

Public Affairs Event

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Hume Kennerly shared images of First Ladies. Mr. Kennerly was the White House photographer during the Ford Administration from 1974-77. This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas, focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 25 minutes | 403 Views

First Ladies Throughout History

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1:51:59 AM - 2:46:11 AM
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1:51:59 AM - 2:46:11 AM

First Ladies Throughout History

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about at the historical roles and responsibilities of the first lady as well as how those roles had evolved. They talked specifically about Eleanor Roosevelt, Jackie Kennedy and Betty Ford as well as Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush. 
This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 852 Views

White House Family Memories

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2:47:04 AM - 3:43:55 AM
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2:47:04 AM - 3:43:55 AM

White House Family Memories

Public Affairs Event

Jenna and Barbara Bush, Steve Ford and Lynda Johnson Robb shared personal family memories of their time in the White House. They also talked about what it is like to grow up as a child of a President.
This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas, focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 658 Views

A Conversation with Barbara and Laura Bush

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3:46:19 AM - 4:45:34 AM
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3:46:19 AM - 4:45:34 AM

A Conversation with Barbara and Laura Bush

Public Affairs Event

Former first ladies Barbara Bush and Laura Bush recalled their time and experiences in the White House. Among the topics they addressed were Christmas time at Camp David and the difficult days and months after the September 11th terrorist attacks. This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s first ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. They also responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 674 Views

A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

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4:47:24 AM - 5:13:00 AM
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4:47:24 AM - 5:13:00 AM

A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

Public Affairs Event

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Hume Kennerly shared images of First Ladies. Mr. Kennerly was the White House photographer during the Ford Administration from 1974-77. This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas, focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 25 minutes | 403 Views

First Ladies Throughout History

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5:14:41 AM - 6:08:56 AM

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First Ladies Throughout History

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about at the historical roles and responsibilities of the first lady as well as how those roles had evolved. They talked specifically about Eleanor Roosevelt, Jackie Kennedy and Betty Ford as well as Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush. 
This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

0 hours, 54 minutes | 852 Views