C-SPAN Schedule

< Wednesday, May 6 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Happy with the 2016 ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Happy with the 2016 Presidential field?” 6:56 am ET Approx. 18 min. EPA Clean Power Plan The attorneys general of Oklahoma and West Virginia were among the witnesses at a Senate ... The attorneys general of Oklahoma and West Virginia were among the witnesses at a Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan final rules. 6:22 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. U.S. National Security and Diplomacy Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Negroponte and Matthew Daniels, founder of the ... Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Negroponte and Matthew Daniels, founder of the Center for Human Rights and International Affairs, talked about U.S. national security and diplomacy issues.
7:00 am ET Approx. 3 hr. LIVE Washington Journal Program 5/6/2015 ; Live daily at 7 a.m. ET, “Washington Journal” is a forum for leading journalists and ... Live daily at 7 a.m. ET, “Washington Journal” is a forum for leading journalists and public policy makers to discuss key events and legislation. 7:15 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. EPA Clean Power Plan The attorneys general of Oklahoma and West Virginia were among the witnesses at a Senate ... The attorneys general of Oklahoma and West Virginia were among the witnesses at a Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan final rules. 7:48 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. South Africa Political and Economic Development ; Frans Cronje talked about political and economic development in South Africa since it changed from ... Frans Cronje talked about political and economic development in South Africa since it changed from apartheid to a majority-rule government system.
8:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Inner-City Poverty ; ; Ross Eisenbrey and Michael Tanner talked about the role of government in combating inner-city ... Ross Eisenbrey and Michael Tanner talked about the role of government in combating inner-city poverty in communities like Baltimore and Detroit. 8:39 am ET Approx. 50 min. Senators on the Fiscal Year 2016 House-Senate Budget Senators John Cornyn (R-TX), Patty Murray (D-WA), John McCain (R-AZ), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and ... Senators John Cornyn (R-TX), Patty Murray (D-WA), John McCain (R-AZ), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and Charles Schumer (D-NY) spoke about fiscal year the 2016 House-Senate budget agreement. 9:11 am ET Approx. 59 min. Future of the Internet ; Vint Cerf, also known as a co-founder of the Internet, spoke on the future of the Web. He ... Vint Cerf, also known as a co-founder of the Internet, spoke on the future of the Web. He addressed the importance of adopting new technologies to ensure Internet security. Other topics included Internet policy, “net neutrality,” and encryption technology. Following his prepared remarks he answered written questions from audience members.
9:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Training Center Colonel John Petkosek, commander of the U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Group at Fort A.P. Hill in ... Colonel John Petkosek, commander of the U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Group at Fort A.P. Hill in Virginia, talked about the 300-acre facility, which opened in 2014, and the types of training troops receive and how it might be applied overseas. 9:30 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 30 min. LIVE Senate Session The Senate convened for a legislative session. The Senate convened for a legislative session. 10:00 am ET Approx. 2 hr. LIVE U.S.-Sponsored Global Health Programs Elton John and Rick Warren were among the four witnesses at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee ... Elton John and Rick Warren were among the four witnesses at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on State Department global health programs.
10:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Education Reforms and the African-American Community Panelists talked about educational changes to benefit the African-American community. They ... Panelists talked about educational changes to benefit the African-American community. They discussed school choice, the influence of teachers' unions, giving schools autonomy, and providing social and emotional development. 

This forum was part of a series of discussions hosted by the Manhattan Institute to mark the 50th anniversary of a report by then-Assistant Labor Secretary Daniel Patrick Moynihan on the causes of black poverty in America.
10:00 am ET Approx. 10 hr. LIVE Senate Session The Senate convened for a legislative session. The Senate convened for a legislative session. 2:30 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Seafood Industry Safety Standards ; ; Senior agency officials and industry leaders testified on the impact of federal labor and safety ... Senior agency officials and industry leaders testified on the impact of federal labor and safety laws on the U.S. seafood industry. 
10:30 am ET Approx. 3 hr. LIVE Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Budget Request Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey testified ... Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey testified on the Defense Department’s fiscal year 2016 budget request.
2:00 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Health Care Technology and Independent Living Academics and experts on aging testified on technology advancements such as telehealth, electronic ... Academics and experts on aging testified on technology advancements such as telehealth, electronic sensors, and medical alert devices that can help older Americans stay in their homes longer.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 3 hr. Fiscal Year 2016 Defense Budget Request Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey testified ... Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey testified on the Defense Department’s fiscal year 2016 budget request.