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3:00 am AKT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Open Phones Greta Brawner Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “How important are vice presidential ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “How important are vice presidential debates?” 2:12 am AKT Approx. 57 min. Arizona Senate Debate Representative Jeff Flake (R), former Surgeon General Richard Carmona (D), and attorney Marc ... Representative Jeff Flake (R), former Surgeon General Richard Carmona (D), and attorney Marc Victor (L) met in a debate for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Republican Senator Jon Kyl. The discussion was moderated by host Ted Simons as part of the KAET-TV public affairs program, “Arizona Horizon.” 1:21 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. African American and Latino Voters Panelists discussed the impact of African American and Latino voters in the 2012 ... Panelists discussed the impact of African American and Latino voters in the 2012 election. Many of their remarks were focused on new voter identification laws in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, and other states. They also talked about campaign issues such as immigration and the economy, media portrayal of minorities, the lack of minority moderators in the 2012 presidential debates, and other topics.
3:49 am AKT Approx. 46 min. LIVE Julian Zelizer on the Vice Presidential Debate Greta Brawner; Nancy Calo; Julian Zelizer Julian Zelizer talked about the historical significance of vice presidential debates, and he ... Julian Zelizer talked about the historical significance of vice presidential debates, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He discussed the 2012 vice presidential debate in comparison with prior years, and the influence on vice presidential candidates on prior elections, and he previewed the evening’s debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan.
Nancy Calo read the latest headline news from C-SPAN Radio.
3:11 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. 2012 Report Card on the State of Children in the United States Launch of a report on the overall state of children in the United States commissioned by former ... Launch of a report on the overall state of children in the United States commissioned by former Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) and Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.). The report card provides a snapshot of the well-being of our children and highlights unmet needs. Speakers talked about investments in children, holding politicians accountable, and the need for public advocacy. Former Senators Dodd and Casey said the nation needs to consistently measure how children are doing and provide a road map to where we need to move forward. 3:07 am AKT Approx. 57 min. Senator Schumer on U.S. Tax Policy Jamie Horwitz; Charles Schumer Senator Chuck. Schumer (D-NY) talked about the Democratic Party’s approach to tax ... Senator Chuck. Schumer (D-NY) talked about the Democratic Party’s approach to tax policy during the 2012 elections. In his remarks he rejected the idea of cutting tax rates, arguing that addressing the deficit should instead be the focus. He further said the top rate should rise as scheduled to 39.6 percent for the 2013 tax year. He responded to questions from the reporters in the audience.
4:36 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. LIVE Key 2012 House Races Guy Harrison and Robby Mook talked about key 2012 House of Representatives races, and they ... Guy Harrison and Robby Mook talked about key 2012 House of Representatives races, and they responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic communications and questions from Centre College students in Danville, Kentucky. Democrats need to win 25 seats in order to gain control and guests not only discussed the likelihood of that happening, but also analyzed key races nationwide, how their respective organizations are spending money and issues facing the House after Election Day. 4:31 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. National Security and the 2012 Election National security advisers to the Romney and Obama campaigns talked about where the presidential ... National security advisers to the Romney and Obama campaigns talked about where the presidential candidates stand on the major foreign policy and defense issues. Topics included recent events in the Middle East, troop levels in Afghanistan, and the tension between Iran and Israel. Also discussed were the automatic federal spending cuts, including $500 billion in defense cuts over a decade, if sequestration would be triggered in January 2013 by Congress not passing $1.2 trillion in deficit reduction. 
This surrogate debate, “Election 2012: The National Security Agenda Debate,” was moderated by representatives of the three sponsoring organizations. The campaign representatives also responded to questions from members of the audience in the Willard InterContinental Hotel Grand Ballroom.
4:07 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Drone Strikes and Counterterrorism Gregory Aftandilian; Peter Bergen Two counterterrorism experts talked about the drone strike program and the people and groups it ... Two counterterrorism experts talked about the drone strike program and the people and groups it targets. They said the Obama administration’s expanded use of drone strikes may be undermining its overall security objectives in places like Yemen and Pakistan. 
PANELISTS:
Peter Bergen, Director of National Security Studies, New America Foundation
Christopher Swift, Adjunct Professor of National Security Studies, Georgetown University
MODERATOR:
Gregory Aftandilian, CNP Middle East Fellow
6:04 am AKT Approx. 55 min. LIVE U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy Karen Dynan; Donald Kohn; Jeremy Stein Jeremy Stein talked about the Federal Reserve’s recently announced effort to boost the ... Jeremy Stein talked about the Federal Reserve’s recently announced effort to boost the economy through asset purchases and a promise to keep interest rates low. He spoke in support of those policies but also said concerns about the effectiveness of future stimulus efforts by the Federal Reserve were well-founded. After Mr. Stein’s prepared remarks he was interviewed by moderator Donald Kohn and answered questions from the audience. 6:05 am AKT Approx. 12 min. Mayor Bloomberg Remarks at the British Conservative Party Conference Michael Bloomberg New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at the British Conservative Party conference. He ... New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at the British Conservative Party conference. He praised the efforts of Prime Minister David Cameron and his government. Mayor Bloomberg also talked about the success of the London 2012 Olympics and the coalition government’s deficit reduction plan. He called the prime minister a “gold medal prime minister, declaring, "America succeeds when Britain succeeds.” 5:12 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Spanish Financial Crisis C. Bergsten; Matias Rodríguez Inciarte Matías Rodríguez Inciarte talked about the Spanish financial crisis in the context of the ... Matías Rodríguez Inciarte talked about the Spanish financial crisis in the context of the Eurozone financial crisis. He is a director of Banco Santander, the largest bank in Spain. Topics included the Spanish and European economies and its banking system. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience. Mr. Bergsten moderated.
“Strength in a Time of Crisis: The Experience of Banco Santander” was an event of the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
7:01 am AKT Approx. 2 min. Vice Presidential Candidates Debate: Full Screen Richard Cheney; John Edwards; Gwen Ifill Candidates will debate domestic and foreign policies prior the November presidential ... Candidates will debate domestic and foreign policies prior the November presidential election.
Scheduled times and networks represent preliminary estimates and may change at any time.
6:17 am AKT Approx. 52 min. Prime Minister Cameron Remarks at the Conservative Party Conference David Cameron; William Hague British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader David Cameron addressed Conservative Party ... British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader David Cameron addressed Conservative Party members at their annual conference. He talked about building an “aspiration nation” and identified the key differences between the opposition Labour Party and the Conservative Party, specifically in education, the National Health Service, and welfare reform. 6:29 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. British Defence Committee William Patey Former British Ambassador to Afghanistan William Patey spoke to the British Defence Committee on ... Former British Ambassador to Afghanistan William Patey spoke to the British Defence Committee on the future of Afghanistan.
7:03 am AKT Approx. 1 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate. 7:13 am AKT Approx. 56 min. Ohio 16th Congressional District Debate Representatives Betty Sutton (D) and Jim Renacci (R) met in Cleveland for Ohio’s 16th ... Representatives Betty Sutton (D) and Jim Renacci (R) met in Cleveland for Ohio’s 16th Congressional District debate. Moderated by WCPN’s Mike McIntyre. They answered questions about job creation, tax policy, Social Security and Medicare, the health care law, regulation, the budget, and the 2009 economic stimulus bill. 7:36 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. 2012 Report Card on the State of Children in the United States Launch of a report on the overall state of children in the United States commissioned by former ... Launch of a report on the overall state of children in the United States commissioned by former Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) and Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.). The report card provides a snapshot of the well-being of our children and highlights unmet needs. Speakers talked about investments in children, holding politicians accountable, and the need for public advocacy. Former Senators Dodd and Casey said the nation needs to consistently measure how children are doing and provide a road map to where we need to move forward.
7:06 am AKT Approx. 57 min. Arizona Senate Debate Representative Jeff Flake (R), former Surgeon General Richard Carmona (D), and attorney Marc ... Representative Jeff Flake (R), former Surgeon General Richard Carmona (D), and attorney Marc Victor (L) met in a debate for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Republican Senator Jon Kyl. The discussion was moderated by host Ted Simons as part of the KAET-TV public affairs program, “Arizona Horizon.” 8:13 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Public Perceptions of Arabs and Muslims Panelists talked about the findings of a public opinion poll on American attitudes toward Arabs ... Panelists talked about the findings of a public opinion poll on American attitudes toward Arabs and Muslims. The poll was conducted following violent protests in the Arab world that erupted in response to a film denigrating Islam. Topics included changes in the Arab world and Islam itself, American views of Arabs, and Arab views of America. The talk focused primarily on Egypt, Syria and Libya. 8:56 am AKT Approx. 56 min. Massachusetts Senate Debate Scott Brown; Jim Madigan; Elizabeth Warren Massachusetts Senate candidates Republican U.S. Senator Scott Brown and his Democratic challenger ... Massachusetts Senate candidates Republican U.S. Senator Scott Brown and his Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren met in a debate sponsored by the Western Massachusetts U.S. Senate Debate Consortium in Springfield Symphony Hall.
Courtesy of WSHM-TV.
8:04 am AKT Approx. 1 min. Vice Presidential Candidates Debate Representative Ferraro, running mate of Democratic candidate Walter Mondale, and Vice President ... Representative Ferraro, running mate of Democratic candidate Walter Mondale, and Vice President Bush, running mate of incumbent President Ronald Reagan, debated a variety of issues including abortion and the U.S. economy. 9:36 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. LIVE Long-Term U.S. Economic Strategy Lawrence Summers; Neera Tanden Lawrence Summers talked about long-term U.S. economic strategy. Among his statements he said ... Lawrence Summers talked about long-term U.S. economic strategy. Among his statements he said that doing away with President Obama’s payroll tax cut was not a good idea in the current economic situation, and called Republican presidential Mitt Romney’s budget and economic plan “the daughter of voodoo economics.” He also spoke about the “fiscal cliff,” referring to impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. After his presentation he was interviewed by Ms. Tanden and answered questions from members of the audience. 9:54 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Spanish Financial Crisis C. Bergsten; Matias Rodríguez Inciarte Matías Rodríguez Inciarte talked about the Spanish financial crisis in the context of the ... Matías Rodríguez Inciarte talked about the Spanish financial crisis in the context of the Eurozone financial crisis. He is a director of Banco Santander, the largest bank in Spain. Topics included the Spanish and European economies and its banking system. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience. Mr. Bergsten moderated.
“Strength in a Time of Crisis: The Experience of Banco Santander” was an event of the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
8:06 am AKT Approx. 4 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate. Scenes from a “Debate Fest” were shown. 10:52 am AKT Approx. 57 min. Iran's Nuclear Program Panelists talked about the effects of Iran’s nuclear program on global oil prices and the ... Panelists talked about the effects of Iran’s nuclear program on global oil prices and the subsequent effect on the U.S. economy. They focused on the Bipartisan Policy Center’s new report, titled “The Price of Inaction: Energy and Economic Effects of a Nuclear Iran.” Dennis Ross emphasized that if Iran were to acquire a nuclear weapon, Saudi Arabia had stated it would also get one too, thereby setting off even more instability in the region. The discussion included questions from audience members. 11:10 am AKT Approx. 39 min. Conversation with Goldmans Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein Lloyd Blankfein Goldman Sachs Chair and CEO Lloyd Blankfein spoke to members at the Canadian Club of Toronto about ... Goldman Sachs Chair and CEO Lloyd Blankfein spoke to members at the Canadian Club of Toronto about the European debt crisis, the U.S. political system and the challenges facing the global economy. He said that the U.S. cannot “austere” itself into a higher gross domestic product and added that he was not a “socialist” but said one of the goals should be to “expand the wealth of the world and distribute it fairly.”
8:11 am AKT Approx. 48 min. Business and Economic Issues in the 2012 Election Business leaders talked about the key business and economic issues in the 2012 presidential ... Business leaders talked about the key business and economic issues in the 2012 presidential election. They focused on the unemployment numbers, the "fiscal cliff", tax code, campaign finance, and energy and immigration policy. After the discussion they answered questions from members of the audience. Kay Katty moderated.
This event in the Leading Authorities' Conversations with Power series was held at the Newseum’s Knight Studio in Washington, D.C.
11:53 am AKT Approx. 59 min. Vice Presidential Debating Styles Robert Watson and Richard Benedetto analyzed the debating styles with of vice presidential ... Robert Watson and Richard Benedetto analyzed the debating styles with of vice presidential candidates Joe Biden and Paul Ryan. C-SPAN archival video was shown from vice presidential debates with Vice President Biden as well as from House committee hearings and floor debates with Representative Ryan. The program began with Jonathan Martin talking from the newsroom about the candidates' preparations for their October 11, 2012 debate. Professor Watson participated from Boynton Beach, Florida. 11:51 am AKT Approx. 4 hr. 8 min. Diplomatic Security in Libya Security officials testified on their efforts to improve diplomatic safety in Libya before four ... Security officials testified on their efforts to improve diplomatic safety in Libya before four people were killed in the September 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.
9:00 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. LIVE Ms. Magazine 40th Anniversary Gloria Steinem spoke at Ms. Magazine’s 40th anniversary luncheon about reproductive ... Gloria Steinem spoke at Ms. Magazine’s 40th anniversary luncheon about reproductive rights, gay-lesbian issues, equal pay, domestic abuse, and the 2012 presidential election. She remarked about some of the progress by women, saying, “Forty years ago, we really did not have a term like ‘battered women’ or ‘domestic violence.’ It was just called life.”
Other speakers included Eleanor Smeal, who talked about the importance of voting and state ballot issues around the country, and Anushay Hossain made opening remarks about an initiative that seeks to decrease the incidence of marriage for girls under the age of 18 around the world. The speakers answered written questions from audience members at the end of the program.
12:55 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Vice Presidential Candidates Debate Senators Dan Quayle (R) and Llyod Bentsen (D) met in the 1988 Vice Presidential debate from Omaha, ... Senators Dan Quayle (R) and Llyod Bentsen (D) met in the 1988 Vice Presidential debate from Omaha, Nebraska. The debate is moderated by PBS’s Judy Woodruff. 4:00 pm AKT Approx. 21 min. State Department Daily Briefing Victoria Nuland In this portion of the daily State Department briefing Victoria Nuland announced that the new ... In this portion of the daily State Department briefing Victoria Nuland announced that the new Charge D’Affaires Lawrence Pope was on the ground in Libya and she then fielded questions from reporters about the Benghazi attack in which U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans were killed. Events in other Middle Eastern countries were also mentioned.
10:04 am AKT Approx. 3 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate. 2:33 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate 4:25 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Long-Term U.S. Economic Strategy Lawrence Summers; Neera Tanden Lawrence Summers talked about long-term U.S. economic strategy. Among his statements he said ... Lawrence Summers talked about long-term U.S. economic strategy. Among his statements he said that doing away with President Obama’s payroll tax cut was not a good idea in the current economic situation, and called Republican presidential Mitt Romney’s budget and economic plan “the daughter of voodoo economics.” He also spoke about the “fiscal cliff,” referring to impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. After his presentation he was interviewed by Ms. Tanden and answered questions from members of the audience.
10:08 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Vice Presidential Candidates Debate Representative Ferraro, running mate of Democratic candidate Walter Mondale, and Vice President ... Representative Ferraro, running mate of Democratic candidate Walter Mondale, and Vice President Bush, running mate of incumbent President Ronald Reagan, debated a variety of issues including abortion and the U.S. economy. 2:37 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Influence of Nonprofits on Political Campaigns Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 ... Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 election. Topics included the differences between Super PACSs and 501(c)4 organizations, disclosure, regulation, issue ads, donor anonymity, privacy, and the concept of money as free speech. Farai Chideya moderated.
“Dark Money Rises: The Influence of Nonprofits in Campaign 2012” was part of the Investigate This: Conversations with ProPublica series of Tenement Talks held at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum Shop.
5:39 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy Karen Dynan; Donald Kohn; Jeremy Stein Jeremy Stein talked about the Federal Reserve’s recently announced effort to boost the ... Jeremy Stein talked about the Federal Reserve’s recently announced effort to boost the economy through asset purchases and a promise to keep interest rates low. He spoke in support of those policies but also said concerns about the effectiveness of future stimulus efforts by the Federal Reserve were well-founded. After Mr. Stein’s prepared remarks he was interviewed by moderator Donald Kohn and answered questions from the audience.
11:35 am AKT Approx. 4 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate. 3:57 pm AKT Approx. 51 min. 2012 Elections Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of ... Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney leading up to the election. Topics included the importance of the debates and of current events such as the controversy over the attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya. They also discussed some of the prominent House and Senate races and responded to questions from members of the audience at this Economic Club of Washington event at the Ritz-Carlton Washington hotel. 6:38 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Campaign Finance and the Voter Registration Witnesses reviewed the Citizens United decision allowing corporations to spend unlimited ... Witnesses reviewed the Citizens United decision allowing corporations to spend unlimited funds in political campaigns and the effects of recent voter identification laws on low income citizens ability to vote in elections. Witnesses
Anthony Johnstone, assistant professor, University of Montana School of Law, Missoula, Mont.
Michael A. Carvin, partner, Jones Day
Elisabeth MacNamara, president, League of Women Voters of the United States
11:41 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Key 2012 House Races Guy Harrison and Robby Mook talked about key 2012 House of Representatives races, and they ... Guy Harrison and Robby Mook talked about key 2012 House of Representatives races, and they responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic communications and questions from Centre College students in Danville, Kentucky. Democrats need to win 25 seats in order to gain control and guests not only discussed the likelihood of that happening, but also analyzed key races nationwide, how their respective organizations are spending money and issues facing the House after Election Day. 4:51 pm AKT Approx. 1 min. Touts on the Vice Presidential Debate Students at Centre College were asked, “What question would you ask during the vice ... Students at Centre College were asked, “What question would you ask during the vice presidential debate?” The debate was being held that day at the college in Danville, Kentucky. Here is what some students had to say via Tout, a video-based social media service. 8:01 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Supreme Court Term Review, Criminal Law Legal analysts and experts reviewed the 2011-12 Supreme Court term, and previewed its upcoming ... Legal analysts and experts reviewed the 2011-12 Supreme Court term, and previewed its upcoming term. They focused on three cases, the Arizona immigration law, the FCC v. Fox Television case and the Antoine Jones GPS (global positioning system) case. 
This forum was part of the Cato Institute’s annual publication of its review of the Supreme Court term and it Constitution Day celebration.
1:00 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate. 4:52 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 40 min. LIVE Vice Presidential Debate, Switched Screen Joseph Biden; Martha Raddatz; Paul Ryan Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.*Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion.*Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a switched feed on screen with Twitter messages, “tweets,” displayed in the lower portion of the screen. 9:14 pm AKT Approx. 45 min. Cybersecurity Infrastructure Former Homeland Security officials talked about Panelists talked about protecting cybersecurity ... Former Homeland Security officials talked about Panelists talked about protecting cybersecurity infrastructure. They discussed vulnerabilities and policies that could be adopted to address them. One of the proposals included incentivizing private companies to implement cybersecurity measures.
1:03 pm AKT Approx. 52 min. 2012 Elections Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of ... Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney leading up to the election. Topics included the importance of the debates and of current events such as the controversy over the attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya. They also discussed some of the prominent House and Senate races and responded to questions from members of the audience at this Economic Club of Washington event at the Ritz-Carlton Washington hotel. 6:33 pm AKT Approx. 52 min. LIVE Politico Vice Presidential Debate Wrap-Up Politico journalists reacted to that evening’s vice presidential debate between Vice ... Politico journalists reacted to that evening’s vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI). Jim VandeHei and Mike Allen spoke remotely from the spin room at the debate site at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Video clips from the debate were shown. 10:00 pm AKT Approx. 21 min. State Department Daily Briefing Victoria Nuland In this portion of the daily State Department briefing Victoria Nuland announced that the new ... In this portion of the daily State Department briefing Victoria Nuland announced that the new Charge D’Affaires Lawrence Pope was on the ground in Libya and she then fielded questions from reporters about the Benghazi attack in which U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans were killed. Events in other Middle Eastern countries were also mentioned.
1:55 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds from Centre College C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the ... C-SPAN showed scenes of sights and sounds of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, the site of the vice presidential debate 7:29 pm AKT Approx. 51 min. 2012 Elections Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of ... Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney leading up to the election. Topics included the importance of the debates and of current events such as the controversy over the attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya. They also discussed some of the prominent House and Senate races and responded to questions from members of the audience at this Economic Club of Washington event at the Ritz-Carlton Washington hotel. 10:25 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Long-Term U.S. Economic Strategy Lawrence Summers; Neera Tanden Lawrence Summers talked about long-term U.S. economic strategy. Among his statements he said ... Lawrence Summers talked about long-term U.S. economic strategy. Among his statements he said that doing away with President Obama’s payroll tax cut was not a good idea in the current economic situation, and called Republican presidential Mitt Romney’s budget and economic plan “the daughter of voodoo economics.” He also spoke about the “fiscal cliff,” referring to impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. After his presentation he was interviewed by Ms. Tanden and answered questions from members of the audience.
1:59 pm AKT Approx. 59 min. Vice Presidential Debating Styles Robert Watson and Richard Benedetto analyzed the debating styles with of vice presidential ... Robert Watson and Richard Benedetto analyzed the debating styles with of vice presidential candidates Joe Biden and Paul Ryan. C-SPAN archival video was shown from vice presidential debates with Vice President Biden as well as from House committee hearings and floor debates with Representative Ryan. The program began with Jonathan Martin talking from the newsroom about the candidates' preparations for their October 11, 2012 debate. Professor Watson participated from Boynton Beach, Florida. 8:22 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Influence of Nonprofits on Political Campaigns Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 ... Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 election. Topics included the differences between Super PACSs and 501(c)4 organizations, disclosure, regulation, issue ads, donor anonymity, privacy, and the concept of money as free speech. Farai Chideya moderated.
“Dark Money Rises: The Influence of Nonprofits in Campaign 2012” was part of the Investigate This: Conversations with ProPublica series of Tenement Talks held at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum Shop.
11:39 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy Karen Dynan; Donald Kohn; Jeremy Stein Jeremy Stein talked about the Federal Reserve’s recently announced effort to boost the ... Jeremy Stein talked about the Federal Reserve’s recently announced effort to boost the economy through asset purchases and a promise to keep interest rates low. He spoke in support of those policies but also said concerns about the effectiveness of future stimulus efforts by the Federal Reserve were well-founded. After Mr. Stein’s prepared remarks he was interviewed by moderator Donald Kohn and answered questions from the audience.
3:00 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. LIVE Vice Presidential Debate Preview Telephone lines were open for comments on the debate between vice presidential candidates Joe ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the debate between vice presidential candidates Joe Biden and Paul Ryan, held at Centre College. Interviews with media representatives and political advisers, as well as video clips from previous debates were featured between calls. Topics included the debate format, site selection, and assessments of the candidates. 9:42 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Ms. Magazine 40th Anniversary Gloria Steinem spoke at Ms. Magazine’s 40th anniversary luncheon about reproductive ... Gloria Steinem spoke at Ms. Magazine’s 40th anniversary luncheon about reproductive rights, gay-lesbian issues, equal pay, domestic abuse, and the 2012 presidential election. She remarked about some of the progress by women, saying, “Forty years ago, we really did not have a term like ‘battered women’ or ‘domestic violence.’ It was just called life.”
Other speakers included Eleanor Smeal, who talked about the importance of voting and state ballot issues around the country, and Anushay Hossain made opening remarks about an initiative that seeks to decrease the incidence of marriage for girls under the age of 18 around the world. The speakers answered written questions from audience members at the end of the program.
12:38 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Campaign Finance and the Voter Registration Witnesses reviewed the Citizens United decision allowing corporations to spend unlimited ... Witnesses reviewed the Citizens United decision allowing corporations to spend unlimited funds in political campaigns and the effects of recent voter identification laws on low income citizens ability to vote in elections. Witnesses
Anthony Johnstone, assistant professor, University of Montana School of Law, Missoula, Mont.
Michael A. Carvin, partner, Jones Day
Elisabeth MacNamara, president, League of Women Voters of the United States
4:28 pm AKT Approx. 33 min. LIVE Vice Presidential Debate Prologue Officials briefed members of the audience on proper debate procedures and etiquette prior to the ... Officials briefed members of the audience on proper debate procedures and etiquette prior to the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. 10:51 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Ohio 16th Congressional District Debate Representatives Betty Sutton (D) and Jim Renacci (R) met in Cleveland for Ohio’s 16th ... Representatives Betty Sutton (D) and Jim Renacci (R) met in Cleveland for Ohio’s 16th Congressional District debate. Moderated by WCPN’s Mike McIntyre. They answered questions about job creation, tax policy, Social Security and Medicare, the health care law, regulation, the budget, and the 2009 economic stimulus bill. 2:01 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Supreme Court Term Review, Criminal Law Legal analysts and experts reviewed the 2011-12 Supreme Court term, and previewed its upcoming ... Legal analysts and experts reviewed the 2011-12 Supreme Court term, and previewed its upcoming term. They focused on three cases, the Arizona immigration law, the FCC v. Fox Television case and the Antoine Jones GPS (global positioning system) case. 
This forum was part of the Cato Institute’s annual publication of its review of the Supreme Court term and it Constitution Day celebration.
5:01 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. LIVE Vice Presidential Debate Joseph Biden; Martha Raddatz; Paul Ryan Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion. Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a split screen. 11:51 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Indiana Gubernatorial Debate Gubernatorial candidates Republican Mike Pence, Democrat John Gregg, and Libertarian Rupert ... Gubernatorial candidates Republican Mike Pence, Democrat John Gregg, and Libertarian Rupert Boneham met at the Zionsville Performing Arts Center in Zionsville, Indiana, for the first of three debates. Moderated by former Indianapolis Star editor Dennis Ryerson.
Courtesy of WFYI-TV.
6:33 pm AKT Approx. 57 min. LIVE Vice Presidential Debate Viewers' Reaction, Part 1 Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction to the vice presidential debate between Vice ... Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction to the vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden (D) and Representative Paul Ryan (R). Interviews in the spin room were shown and Professor Watson was interviewed by telephone. Video clips from the debate were shown between calls.
Scenes from after the debate in the Norton Center for the Arts and the spin room in Sutcliffe Hall at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, as well as video clips from the debate were shown in the background.
12:55 am AKT Approx. 53 min. Politico Vice Presidential Debate Wrap-Up Politico journalists reacted to that evening’s vice presidential debate between Vice ... Politico journalists reacted to that evening’s vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI). Jim VandeHei and Mike Allen spoke remotely from the spin room at the debate site at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Video clips from the debate were shown.
7:30 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Vice Presidential Debate Joseph Biden; Martha Raddatz; Paul Ryan Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion. Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a split screen. 1:52 am AKT Approx. 51 min. 2012 Elections Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of ... Journalists covering the 2012 presidential campaign talked about the strengths and weaknesses of President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney leading up to the election. Topics included the importance of the debates and of current events such as the controversy over the attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya. They also discussed some of the prominent House and Senate races and responded to questions from members of the audience at this Economic Club of Washington event at the Ritz-Carlton Washington hotel.
9:02 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Vice Presidential Debate Viewers' Reaction, Part 2 Telephone lines were open for viewer response after a re-air of the vice presidential debate ... Telephone lines were open for viewer response after a re-air of the vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden (D) and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI).
Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction after a re-air of the vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden (D) and Representative Paul Ryan (R). Interviews from the spin room and video clips from the debate were shown between calls. 
A video clip was shown of Sean Hannity interviewing former Republican vice presidential candidate Governor Sarah Palin on his Fox News show earlier in the evening and of Chris Matthews interviewing Howard Fineman on MSNBC.
Scenes from after the debate in the Norton Center for the Arts and the spin room in Sutcliffe Hall at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, as well as video clips from the debate were shown in the background.
2:46 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Influence of Nonprofits on Political Campaigns Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 ... Panelists discussed the influence of Super PACs and non-profit political spending in the 2012 election. Topics included the differences between Super PACSs and 501(c)4 organizations, disclosure, regulation, issue ads, donor anonymity, privacy, and the concept of money as free speech. Farai Chideya moderated.
“Dark Money Rises: The Influence of Nonprofits in Campaign 2012” was part of the Investigate This: Conversations with ProPublica series of Tenement Talks held at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum Shop.
10:03 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Vice Presidential Debate Joseph Biden; Martha Raddatz; Paul Ryan Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion. Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a split screen.
11:38 pm AKT Approx. 1 min. Vice Presidential Debate Prologue Officials briefed members of the audience on proper debate procedures and etiquette prior to the ... Officials briefed members of the audience on proper debate procedures and etiquette prior to the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.
11:44 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Vice Presidential Debate Joseph Biden; Martha Raddatz; Paul Ryan Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion. Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a split screen.
1:22 am AKT Approx. 1 min. Vice Presidential Debate Prologue Officials briefed members of the audience on proper debate procedures and etiquette prior to the ... Officials briefed members of the audience on proper debate procedures and etiquette prior to the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.
1:24 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Vice Presidential Debate Joseph Biden; Martha Raddatz; Paul Ryan Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion. Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a split screen.