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3:00 am AKT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for comments on Mitt Romney’s 8-vote victory over Rick Santorum in ... Telephone lines were open for comments on Mitt Romney’s 8-vote victory over Rick Santorum in the Iowa caucuses. 2:07 am AKT Approx. 59 min. After Words with Daniel Yergin ; Mr. Yergin’s continuation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Prize: The Epic ... Mr. Yergin’s continuation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power, describes the impact the oil and gas industries have on politics and the environment. He discussed his long-awaited follow-up with Associated Press energy writer Dina Cappiello. 3:17 am AKT Approx. 42 min. Cloud Computing and Homeland Security Witnesses testified about cloud computing and its implications for homeland security. Cloud ... Witnesses testified about cloud computing and its implications for homeland security. Cloud computing refers to the storage of resources previously stored on individual local computers on computer servers accessible via the Internet. Among the topics they addressed were risk assessment, the Obama administration’s “Cloud First Policy,” and preparations at the Department of Homeland Security to switch to cloud computing.
3:49 am AKT Approx. 43 min. LIVE Republican Presidential Candidates and the New Hampshire Primary ; Neil Levesque talked about the latest Republican presidential candidates' poll data in New ... Neil Levesque talked about the latest Republican presidential candidates' poll data in New Hampshire, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He also discussed the significance of the New Hampshire primary and the differences between a caucus and a primary.
Mr. Levesque participated from Manchester, New Hampshire.
3:08 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Book Discussion on 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created ; ; Charles Mann, author of 1491, about the Americas before the arrival of Christopher ... Charles Mann, author of 1491, about the Americas before the arrival of Christopher Columbus, revisits the Americas afterward. The author reports on the European voyages that followed and the transportation of flora and fauna that reached portions of the globe they had never reached before, deemed the “Columbian Exchange.” Mr. Mann recounted the economic and ecological impact of the exchange. He discussed his book with author Richard Rodriguez at the Los Angeles Central Library Mark Taper Auditorium.
This program was a presentation of “ALOUD at Central Library” by the Los Angeles Library Foundation in association with the Los Angeles Public Library.
4:01 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. British Commonwealth Youth Parliament Debate Members of the Commonwealth youth parliament, ages 18 to 29, gathered in the British House of ... Members of the Commonwealth youth parliament, ages 18 to 29, gathered in the British House of Lords for a debate on climate change. The students traveled from around the world representing the Commonwealth nations, including Australia, Kenya, Malaysia, and Trinidad and Tobago. Baroness Frances D’Souza, Speaker of the House of Lords presided over the two-hour debate.
4:34 am AKT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Jon Huntsman's New Hampshire Primary Strategy ; Former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge talked about his reasons for supporting Jon Huntsman as the ... Former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge talked about his reasons for supporting Jon Huntsman as the 2012 Republican presidential nominee. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Mr. Ridge also discussed the candidate’s strategy in New Hampshire and other states.
Mr. Ridge participated from Manchester, New Hampshire.
4:24 am AKT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Assasins of the Turquoise Palace Roya Hakakian talked about the 1992 killing of four Iranian-Kurdish dissidents in Germany and the ... Roya Hakakian talked about the 1992 killing of four Iranian-Kurdish dissidents in Germany and the trial that followed. The government of Iran was implicated in the killing and all the European Union governments cut off relations as a result. She also responded to questions from members of the audience. This event was hosted by Books & Books in Coral Gables, Florida, in collaboration with The Center at Miami Dade College. 5:59 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. LightSquared and Global Position System Users Witnesses testified on the high-speed wireless network planned by LightSquared, and concerns that ... Witnesses testified on the high-speed wireless network planned by LightSquared, and concerns that the network would interfere with global positioning systems (GPS) used by farmers, contractors, and the aviation industry.
5:17 am AKT Approx. 43 min. LIVE 2012 Presidential Candidates on the Economy ; Matt Trumball talked about the presidential candidates' economic plans. He also responded to ... Matt Trumball talked about the presidential candidates' economic plans. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
5:12 am AKT Approx. 59 min. After Words with Daniel Yergin ; Mr. Yergin’s continuation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Prize: The Epic ... Mr. Yergin’s continuation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power, describes the impact the oil and gas industries have on politics and the environment. He discussed his long-awaited follow-up with Associated Press energy writer Dina Cappiello. 7:26 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Broadband to Rural Areas The Federal Communications Commission met to discuss changing the universal service fund to ... The Federal Communications Commission met to discuss changing the universal service fund to provide broadband services to rural areas. They voted unanimously to change the universal service fund, with Chairman Genachowski and Commissioner McDowell calling the changes “historic” and touting job creation in rural America.
6:02 am AKT Approx. 22 min. Mitt Romney Iowa Caucus Night Speech Former Governor Mitt Romney spoke to supporters about his win and the results of the Iowa ... Former Governor Mitt Romney spoke to supporters about his win and the results of the Iowa caucuses. Evening returns indicated that he prevailed in the state by eight votes over Rick Santorum, but on January 19th a recounted indicated that he had lost by 34 votes. 6:14 am AKT Approx. 2 hr. 31 min. News and Documentary Emmy Award Show The News and Documentary Emmy Awards were presented at a ceremony at Frederick P. Rose Hall at the ... The News and Documentary Emmy Awards were presented at a ceremony at Frederick P. Rose Hall at the Lincoln Center. 8:59 am AKT Approx. 2 hr. 43 min. Oversight of Air Traffic Control Program Aviation, transportation, and government officials testified on the Federal Aviation ... Aviation, transportation, and government officials testified on the Federal Aviation Administration’s “NextGen” program, which would shift the method of air traffic control from a ground-based system to a satellite-based system of air traffic management. Michael Huerta talked about challenges in implementing NextGen but said the agency was committed to full integration in a timely manner. Calvin Scovel said that the system should improve upon poor management structure.
6:25 am AKT Approx. 24 min. Rick Santorum Caucus Night Speech Former Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) spoke to supporters about his second-place finish and the ... Former Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) spoke to supporters about his second-place finish and the results of the Iowa caucuses. He told the crowd that they had “taken the first step in taking back this country.” The evening results indicated that he narrowly lost to Mitt Romney by eight votes, but on January 19th a recount indicated he had won by 34 votes. 8:47 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. Technology and Innovation Policy Phil Wiser spoke about technology, innovation, and business entrepreneurship. He also spoke ... Phil Wiser spoke about technology, innovation, and business entrepreneurship. He also spoke about his career in government service and ways policy makers can encourage innovation. 11:44 am AKT Approx. 57 min. Aviation Security ; ; Participants talked about aviation security, arguing that federalized aviation security had proven ... Participants talked about aviation security, arguing that federalized aviation security had proven costly, reactive, and an intrusive failure. They said restoring security responsibility to airports and airlines would provide numerous benefits to the traveling public without compromising security. They responded to questions from the audience.
6:51 am AKT Approx. 14 min. Ron Paul Iowa Caucus Night Speech Representative Ron Paul spoke to supporters about his third-place finish and the results of the ... Representative Ron Paul spoke to supporters about his third-place finish and the results of the Iowa caucuses. 10:03 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Future of Human Space Flight ; Elon Musk talked about the future of human space flight in advance of his company’s planned ... Elon Musk talked about the future of human space flight in advance of his company’s planned November 30, 2011, flight to the International Space Station. In his speech he announced his company’s plan to develop a fully- and rapidly- reusable launch rocket. He said that reusable rockets can pose a tough engineering problem, but Space X would make an attempt and said the company had a “design that works on paper.” 12:42 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Environmental and Energy Policy The White House Council on Environmental Quality held a forum on federal government efforts to ... The White House Council on Environmental Quality held a forum on federal government efforts to advance environmental and energy sustainability in its various agencies and the in the community. Following opening remarks by Jack Lew, Martha Johnson, and Nancy Sutley, panelists talked about ways the federal government can lead by example in sustainability. They responded to questions from the audience.
7:06 am AKT Approx. 14 min. Open Phones Telephone lines were open for comments on Mitt Romney’s 8-vote victory over Rick Santorum in ... Telephone lines were open for comments on Mitt Romney’s 8-vote victory over Rick Santorum in the Iowa caucuses. 11:05 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Antipsychotic Drug Prescriptions in Nursing Homes Government and private sector officials testified on the use of antipsychotic drugs on dementia ... Government and private sector officials testified on the use of antipsychotic drugs on dementia patients in nursing homes and long term care facilities. The Food and Drug Administration has said these drugs could cause serious or life threatening adverse effects. Topics included staff training, increased familial involvement, and better collaboration and communication during the transfer stage from a hospital to a nursing home or long-term care facility. 2:14 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 45 min. Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Abuse Witnesses testified about fraud and abuse of the prescription drug system in the Medicare Part D ... Witnesses testified about fraud and abuse of the prescription drug system in the Medicare Part D program. They focused on the taxpayer costs of such abuse and how it affected the public healthcare system. They also spoke about ways to identify and prevent exploitation of the program.
7:21 am AKT Approx. 13 min. LIVE Michele Bachmann Campaign Announcement Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 ... Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee. 1:30 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Drug and Veterans Treatment Courts Witnesses testified on the cost-effectiveness of drug and veterans treatment courts. Witnesses testified on the cost-effectiveness of drug and veterans treatment courts. 4:00 pm AKT Approx. 33 min. War Veterans Adjustment to Civilian Life, Keynote Addresses ; ; John Nagl and Terrie Suit gave keynote addresses at a forum on reintegrating returning war ... John Nagl and Terrie Suit gave keynote addresses at a forum on reintegrating returning war veterans into civilian life and issues of readjustment in the workplace and at home. Mr. Nagl talked about to the initial task of going to war in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the miscalculations that were made. He said that peace was not well- planned and that both campaigns have been costly in terms of loss of lives and soldiers returning with disabilities. Terrie Suit talked about Virginia’s efforts to help service members readjust to civilian life, including allowing military children to get in-state tuition, and programs to combat homelessness. 
This program was part of the U.S. Naval Institute and the Military Officers Association’s fifth annual defense forum.
7:34 am AKT Approx. 9 min. LIVE Open Phones on Michele Bachmann News Conference Telephone lines were open for comments on 2012 Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann ... Telephone lines were open for comments on 2012 Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann announcement that she is suspending her campaign. 2:26 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Future of Journalism Tim Armstrong and Arianna Huffington talked about the merger of their companies in February 2011, ... Tim Armstrong and Arianna Huffington talked about the merger of their companies in February 2011, and the impact of the Internet on journalism. Ms. Huffington also spoke about the phone hacking scandal surrounding Rupert Murdock’s New Corp. They answered questions from audience members. Walter Isaacson, formerly of CNN and Time Magazine also spoke at the event, commenting on the state of journalism today. 4:34 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Race and International Policy Panelists focused on issues of race, minority rights, and U.S. foreign policy goals. Among ... Panelists focused on issues of race, minority rights, and U.S. foreign policy goals. Among the topics addressed were U.S. relations with and assistance to Haiti, the U.S. response to popular uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa, media coverage of issues related to race, and immigration policy. They responded to questions from the audience.
7:45 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Central Iowa Republican Caucus ; Voters gathered to vote at a Republican caucus in Urbandale, Iowa. After surrogates for each ... Voters gathered to vote at a Republican caucus in Urbandale, Iowa. After surrogates for each campaign gave a short speech in favor of their candidate, residents voted and nominated delegates to county and state conventions. Former Governor Mitt Romney won 34% of the vote, followed by Rick Santorum with 24% and Ron Paul with 15%.
Mrs. Santorum spoke on her husband’s behalf.
3:29 pm AKT Approx. 30 min. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Remarks ; ; Justice Clarence Thomas spoke a dedication ceremony for a historical marker honoring the Pin Point ... Justice Clarence Thomas spoke a dedication ceremony for a historical marker honoring the Pin Point Community. Following his prepared remarks the unveiling of the marker was shown. 6:07 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Obama Administration Green Energy Programs Witnesses testified about multiple problems with the Obama administration’s efforts to ... Witnesses testified about multiple problems with the Obama administration’s efforts to create green jobs, but he said the program should not be ended. The green jobs program had employed just 2% of the total number of workers originally anticipated by the program.
8:58 am AKT Approx. 13 min. Michele Bachmann Campaign Announcement Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 ... Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee. 4:01 pm AKT Approx. 2 hr. 45 min. Race, Inequality and Student Activism ; Cornel West and Carl Dix, a founding member of the Revolutionary Communist Party spoke about race, ... Cornel West and Carl Dix, a founding member of the Revolutionary Communist Party spoke about race, social injustice and student activism. Other topics included “Occupy” protests movement, racial discrimination and the Middle East peace process. They responded to questions from the audience. 7:34 pm AKT Approx. 59 min. Q&A with Former President George W. Bush Former President George W. Bush talked about his memoir Decision Points. The program took ... Former President George W. Bush talked about his memoir Decision Points. The program took place on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, where his presidential library was being built. Nineteen students from the university asked Mr. Bush questions about his administration, his programs, and his future plans.
9:25 am AKT Approx. 36 min. LIVE Presidential Remarks on the Economy President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening ... President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening remarks he announced the recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), which was created as part of the 2010 financial regulations law. He tied the appointment and the CFPB itself to his administration’s efforts to foster “an economy where everyone plays by the same rules.”
The appointment of Mr. Cordray was controversial in that the Senate has been holding pro forma sessions every three days while both the House and Senate are on longer recesses in order to block recess appointments. President Obama has argued that the sessions are a ploy to thwart his executive authority. Senate Republicans had previously filibustered votes to confirm Mr. Cordray.
6:48 pm AKT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Destiny of the Republic ; In her book Candice Millard recounts the assassination of President James Garfield. The ... In her book Candice Millard recounts the assassination of President James Garfield. The author reports that four months after taking office President Garfield was fired upon twice by Charles Guiteau on July 2, 1881. The 20th president was not killed by the initial attack but severely wounded. Ms. Millard examines the rudimentary medical care that President Garfield received, which included Alexander Graham Bell’s attempts to find the bullets lodged in Garfield’s body with an induction-balance electrical device. The author also recounts the political maneuverings for control of the government following the assassination and the trial of Charles Guiteau, who claimed an insanity defense. President James Garfield died from infection and an internal hemorrhage from his wounds on September 19, 1881. Candice Millard showed some slides during her presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio. 8:34 pm AKT Approx. 33 min. War Veterans Adjustment to Civilian Life, Keynote Addresses ; ; John Nagl and Terrie Suit gave keynote addresses at a forum on reintegrating returning war ... John Nagl and Terrie Suit gave keynote addresses at a forum on reintegrating returning war veterans into civilian life and issues of readjustment in the workplace and at home. Mr. Nagl talked about to the initial task of going to war in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the miscalculations that were made. He said that peace was not well- planned and that both campaigns have been costly in terms of loss of lives and soldiers returning with disabilities. Terrie Suit talked about Virginia’s efforts to help service members readjust to civilian life, including allowing military children to get in-state tuition, and programs to combat homelessness. 
This program was part of the U.S. Naval Institute and the Military Officers Association’s fifth annual defense forum.
10:02 am AKT Approx. 5 min. LIVE Richard Cordray Recess Appointment ; Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard ... Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. 7:41 pm AKT Approx. 43 min. After Words with Sylvia Nasar ; Sylvia Nasar talked about her book on the history of economics, the study’s most influential ... Sylvia Nasar talked about her book on the history of economics, the study’s most influential theorists, and the intellectual pursuits that she believes have helped people all over the world. The author of A Beautiful Mind, she was interviewed by Gillian Tett while at the annual book publishing trade show, Book Expo America, held May 23-26, 2011, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. 9:09 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Obama Administration Green Energy Programs Witnesses testified about multiple problems with the Obama administration’s efforts to ... Witnesses testified about multiple problems with the Obama administration’s efforts to create green jobs, but he said the program should not be ended. The green jobs program had employed just 2% of the total number of workers originally anticipated by the program.
10:07 am AKT Approx. 11 min. LIVE Open Phones on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Appointment Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard ... Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard Cordrary to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. 8:25 pm AKT Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Jerusalem: The Biography Simon Sebag Montefiore talked about his book on the 3,000 year history of Jerusalem. He ... Simon Sebag Montefiore talked about his book on the 3,000 year history of Jerusalem. He talked about his family connections to Jerusalem and the contributions to the book from the family archives. He discussed how he tried to create a balanced account that respected the many traditions and religions that played a part in the city and how he treated the religious myths that are part of the history. Mr. Montefiore responded to questions from members of the audience at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.
10:20 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Banking Nominations The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing on pending ... The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing on pending nominations. Ms. Patricia M. Loui and The Honorable Larry W. Walther were nominated to be members of the board of directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States. The Honorable Richard Cordray was nominated to be director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. 9:24 pm AKT Approx. 2 hr. 31 min. News and Documentary Emmy Award Show The News and Documentary Emmy Awards were presented at a ceremony at Frederick P. Rose Hall at the ... The News and Documentary Emmy Awards were presented at a ceremony at Frederick P. Rose Hall at the Lincoln Center.
11:48 am AKT Approx. 11 min. Michele Bachmann Campaign Announcement Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 ... Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee. 11:58 pm AKT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Destiny of the Republic ; In her book Candice Millard recounts the assassination of President James Garfield. The ... In her book Candice Millard recounts the assassination of President James Garfield. The author reports that four months after taking office President Garfield was fired upon twice by Charles Guiteau on July 2, 1881. The 20th president was not killed by the initial attack but severely wounded. Ms. Millard examines the rudimentary medical care that President Garfield received, which included Alexander Graham Bell’s attempts to find the bullets lodged in Garfield’s body with an induction-balance electrical device. The author also recounts the political maneuverings for control of the government following the assassination and the trial of Charles Guiteau, who claimed an insanity defense. President James Garfield died from infection and an internal hemorrhage from his wounds on September 19, 1881. Candice Millard showed some slides during her presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio.
12:00 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. LIVE Jon Huntsman Town Hall Meeting ; ; Jon Huntsman held a town hall meeting with Public Service of New Hampshire employees. He ... Jon Huntsman held a town hall meeting with Public Service of New Hampshire employees. He talked about the state of the economy, saying that a “cloud of malaise” hung over the country. Following his remarks Former Governor Tom Ridge spoke on his behalf. They also spoke informally with members of the audience after the presentations. 12:51 am AKT Approx. 43 min. After Words with Sylvia Nasar ; Sylvia Nasar talked about her book on the history of economics, the study’s most influential ... Sylvia Nasar talked about her book on the history of economics, the study’s most influential theorists, and the intellectual pursuits that she believes have helped people all over the world. The author of A Beautiful Mind, she was interviewed by Gillian Tett while at the annual book publishing trade show, Book Expo America, held May 23-26, 2011, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
1:05 pm AKT Approx. 34 min. Jon Huntsman's New Hampshire Primary Strategy ; Former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge talked about his reasons for supporting Jon Huntsman as the ... Former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge talked about his reasons for supporting Jon Huntsman as the 2012 Republican presidential nominee. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Mr. Ridge also discussed the candidate’s strategy in New Hampshire and other states.
Mr. Ridge participated from Manchester, New Hampshire.
1:35 am AKT Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Jerusalem: The Biography Simon Sebag Montefiore talked about his book on the 3,000 year history of Jerusalem. He ... Simon Sebag Montefiore talked about his book on the 3,000 year history of Jerusalem. He talked about his family connections to Jerusalem and the contributions to the book from the family archives. He discussed how he tried to create a balanced account that respected the many traditions and religions that played a part in the city and how he treated the religious myths that are part of the history. Mr. Montefiore responded to questions from members of the audience at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.
1:45 pm AKT Approx. 42 min. 2012 Presidential Candidates on the Economy ; Matt Trumball talked about the presidential candidates' economic plans. He also responded to ... Matt Trumball talked about the presidential candidates' economic plans. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
2:33 am AKT Approx. 2 hr. 45 min. Race, Inequality and Student Activism ; Cornel West and Carl Dix, a founding member of the Revolutionary Communist Party spoke about race, ... Cornel West and Carl Dix, a founding member of the Revolutionary Communist Party spoke about race, social injustice and student activism. Other topics included “Occupy” protests movement, racial discrimination and the Middle East peace process. They responded to questions from the audience.
2:28 pm AKT Approx. 35 min. Presidential Remarks on the Economy President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening ... President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening remarks he announced the recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), which was created as part of the 2010 financial regulations law. He tied the appointment and the CFPB itself to his administration’s efforts to foster “an economy where everyone plays by the same rules.”
The appointment of Mr. Cordray was controversial in that the Senate has been holding pro forma sessions every three days while both the House and Senate are on longer recesses in order to block recess appointments. President Obama has argued that the sessions are a ploy to thwart his executive authority. Senate Republicans had previously filibustered votes to confirm Mr. Cordray.
3:04 pm AKT Approx. 5 min. Richard Cordray Recess Appointment ; Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard ... Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
3:11 pm AKT Approx. 21 min. Republican Presidential Candidates and the New Hampshire Primary ; Neil Levesque talked about the latest Republican presidential candidates' poll data in New ... Neil Levesque talked about the latest Republican presidential candidates' poll data in New Hampshire, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He also discussed the significance of the New Hampshire primary and the differences between a caucus and a primary.
Mr. Levesque participated from Manchester, New Hampshire.
3:33 pm AKT Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Rick Santorum Town Hall Meeting ; Republican 2012 presidential candidate Rick Santorum held a town hall meeting at a nursing home in ... Republican 2012 presidential candidate Rick Santorum held a town hall meeting at a nursing home in Brentwood, New Hampshire. In his remarks he criticized President Obama for “systematically destroying the work ethic ... by the narcotic of government dependency.”
5:34 pm AKT Approx. 48 min. Mitt Romney Town Hall Meeting in Manchester ; Republican 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Manchester, New ... Republican 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Manchester, New Hampshire. Former presidential candidate, Senator John McCain, also spoke and lent his endorsement.
6:23 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Jon Huntsman Town Hall Meeting ; ; Jon Huntsman held a town hall meeting with Public Service of New Hampshire employees. He ... Jon Huntsman held a town hall meeting with Public Service of New Hampshire employees. He talked about the state of the economy, saying that a “cloud of malaise” hung over the country. Following his remarks Former Governor Tom Ridge spoke on his behalf. They also spoke informally with members of the audience after the presentations.
7:28 pm AKT Approx. 13 min. Michele Bachmann Campaign Announcement Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 ... Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee.
7:43 pm AKT Approx. 9 min. WMUR-TV New Hampshire Primary Coverage Local television news coverage of the Republican presidential primary election campaign in New ... Local television news coverage of the Republican presidential primary election campaign in New Hampshire was shown.
7:53 pm AKT Approx. 35 min. Presidential Remarks on the Economy President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening ... President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening remarks he announced the recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), which was created as part of the 2010 financial regulations law. He tied the appointment and the CFPB itself to his administration’s efforts to foster “an economy where everyone plays by the same rules.”
The appointment of Mr. Cordray was controversial in that the Senate has been holding pro forma sessions every three days while both the House and Senate are on longer recesses in order to block recess appointments. President Obama has argued that the sessions are a ploy to thwart his executive authority. Senate Republicans had previously filibustered votes to confirm Mr. Cordray.
8:28 pm AKT Approx. 5 min. Richard Cordray Recess Appointment ; Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard ... Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
8:34 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Banking Nominations The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing on pending ... The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing on pending nominations. Ms. Patricia M. Loui and The Honorable Larry W. Walther were nominated to be members of the board of directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States. The Honorable Richard Cordray was nominated to be director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
10:01 pm AKT Approx. 13 min. Michele Bachmann Campaign Announcement Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 ... Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee.
10:15 pm AKT Approx. 48 min. Mitt Romney Town Hall Meeting in Manchester ; Republican 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Manchester, New ... Republican 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Manchester, New Hampshire. Former presidential candidate, Senator John McCain, also spoke and lent his endorsement.
11:04 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Jon Huntsman Town Hall Meeting ; ; Jon Huntsman held a town hall meeting with Public Service of New Hampshire employees. He ... Jon Huntsman held a town hall meeting with Public Service of New Hampshire employees. He talked about the state of the economy, saying that a “cloud of malaise” hung over the country. Following his remarks Former Governor Tom Ridge spoke on his behalf. They also spoke informally with members of the audience after the presentations.
12:08 am AKT Approx. 8 min. WMUR-TV New Hampshire Primary Coverage Local television news coverage of the Republican presidential primary election campaign in New ... Local television news coverage of the Republican presidential primary election campaign in New Hampshire was shown.
12:18 am AKT Approx. 13 min. Michele Bachmann Campaign Announcement Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 ... Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) announced that she is suspending her bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee.
12:33 am AKT Approx. 35 min. Presidential Remarks on the Economy President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening ... President Obama spoke about the U.S. economy at at Shaker Heights High School. In his opening remarks he announced the recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), which was created as part of the 2010 financial regulations law. He tied the appointment and the CFPB itself to his administration’s efforts to foster “an economy where everyone plays by the same rules.”
The appointment of Mr. Cordray was controversial in that the Senate has been holding pro forma sessions every three days while both the House and Senate are on longer recesses in order to block recess appointments. President Obama has argued that the sessions are a ploy to thwart his executive authority. Senate Republicans had previously filibustered votes to confirm Mr. Cordray.
1:08 am AKT Approx. 5 min. Richard Cordray Recess Appointment ; Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard ... Steven Dennis was interviewed by phone about President Obama’s recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
1:15 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. Rick Santorum Town Hall Meeting ; Republican 2012 presidential candidate Rick Santorum held a town hall meeting at a nursing home in ... Republican 2012 presidential candidate Rick Santorum held a town hall meeting at a nursing home in Brentwood, New Hampshire. In his remarks he criticized President Obama for “systematically destroying the work ethic ... by the narcotic of government dependency.”