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3:00 am AKT Approx. 39 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for comments on “Congress Passes Bill to Ease Flight ... Telephone lines were open for comments on “Congress Passes Bill to Ease Flight Delays.”
Video clips were shown of remarks by Representatives Tom Latham (R-IA), Ed Pastor (D-AZ), and Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on the floor of the House.
2:26 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. FDA Commissioner on Budget and Inspections FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg testified on the president’s $4.7 billion budget request ... FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg testified on the president’s $4.7 billion budget request for 2014 and the agency’s inspections of food producers. 2:26 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Drought Effects on Water and Energy Resources Witnesses testified on the impact of drought in Southwestern and Great Plains states on water ... Witnesses testified on the impact of drought in Southwestern and Great Plains states on water supplies and the energy sector. Topics included global climate change, and increased collaboration between states, regions, and governmental agencies.
3:40 am AKT Approx. 7 min. Unemployment in America Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN ... Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest.*He was a twelfth grader at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast. 
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary on a specific theme.*In the 2013 contest participants were asked to send a message to the president on the issue they consider most important in 2013.
4:01 am AKT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Devouring Freedom James Antle talked about his book, Devouring Freedom: Can Big Government Ever be Stopped?, ... James Antle talked about his book, Devouring Freedom: Can Big Government Ever be Stopped?, in which he presents his thoughts on the dangers of a large federal government. The author argued that the Obama administration is culpable for government expansion and he questioned many of the President’s programs, from health care to the economy. Mr. Antle spoke at The Fund for American Studies in Washington, D.C. 4:02 am AKT Approx. 57 min. Herbert Brownell Interview Herbert Brownell, former U.S. attorney general and senior campaign strategist for President Dwight ... Herbert Brownell, former U.S. attorney general and senior campaign strategist for President Dwight D. Eisenhower, talked about his relationship with President Eisenhower, the 1952 presidential election, U.S. involvement in Korea, and the Warren Court. Mr. Brownell was Dwight D. Eisenhower’s senior campaign strategist in 1952, became Attorney General in 1953 and served in that capacity until after the Little Rock integration crisis in 1957.
Independent producer George Colburn conducted this interview for the Eisenhower Legacy Collection, a series of documentaries on Dwight D. Eisenhower’s military and political career.
3:47 am AKT Approx. 45 min. LIVE U.S. Military Intelligence About the Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria ; Colonel Cedric Leighton (Ret.), a former military intelligence officer for the U.S. Air Force and ... Colonel Cedric Leighton (Ret.), a former military intelligence officer for the U.S. Air Force and former deputy director for training of the National Security Agency, talked about reports that small-scale chemical weapons were used in Syria. Lawmakers had said the “red line” in Syria had been crossed, and Colonel Leighton discussed the next steps for the U.S. and its allies. Topics included the reliability of the intelligence reports. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Video clips were shown of a news conference by House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) and remarks by President Obama after a meeting with Jordanian King Abdullah II from the previous day. Also shown was a clip of Representative Adam Smith (D-WA) being interviewed on April 25, 2013, for “Newsmakers.”
4:53 am AKT Approx. 1 min. Publishing News on April 25, 2013 Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. 5:01 am AKT Approx. 2 hr. 59 min. Mary Todd Lincoln Retrial Chicago judges retried Mary Todd Lincoln under 2012 Illinois law and asked the audience to decide ... Chicago judges retried Mary Todd Lincoln under 2012 Illinois law and asked the audience to decide if she should have been involuntarily committed to an asylum. In 1875, ten years after she left the White House following President Lincoln’s assassination, Mary Todd Lincoln was found to be insane by a jury in Chicago. Her son, Robert Todd Lincoln, signed a petition to have her involuntarily committed to an insane asylum, and she was taken to a sanitarium in Illinois where she stayed for several months before her release.
The Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission and the Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum hosted this event, and the video was courtesy of WTTW, Chicago.
4:36 am AKT Approx. 41 min. LIVE Crystal Williams on the Visa Process ; Crystal Williams talked about how the travelers' visa system works in the U.S. and responded to ... Crystal Williams talked about how the travelers' visa system works in the U.S. and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. She described which foreign travelers must obtain a visa; immigrant and temporary non-immigrant visas; work visas for agricultural and high- and low-skilled workers; the visa screening and verification process; visa denials, intelligibility, waivers and expiration and renewal; and how the visa process has changed in recent years and since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. 4:55 am AKT Approx. 3 min. Book Discussion on Courage in the Moment Jim Wallace talked about his book, Courage in the Moment: The Civil Rights Struggle, ... Jim Wallace talked about his book, Courage in the Moment: The Civil Rights Struggle, 1961-1964. He was interviewed at the 2012 National Press Club’s 35th annual Book Fair and Authors' Night. 8:00 am AKT Approx. 41 min. Book Discussion on Columbine ; Dave Cullen talked about his book Columbine (Twelve; April 6, 2009). In his book, on the ... Dave Cullen talked about his book Columbine (Twelve; April 6, 2009). In his book, on the 10th anniversary of the mass murders, he presents a comprehensive account of the shootings on Tuesday, April 20, 1999, at Columbine High School in Columbine near Littleton, Colorado. He talked about the psychology of the shooters, how they evolved into killers, and the stories of the victims and survivors. Other topics included the media coverage of the event and his process of writing the book.
Dave Cullen, the recipient of several journalism awards, is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has written extensively about the shootings at Columbine. Book TV interviewed Dave Cullen on April 26, 2009, while at the Los Angles Times Festival of Books.
5:20 am AKT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Danielle Douglas on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ; Danielle Douglas talked about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and its recently ... Danielle Douglas talked about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and its recently released semi-annual report. She also explained why Representative Jeb Hensarling R-TX) and other House Republicans argue that CFPB Director Richard Cordray’s recess appointment was “constitutionally invalid” and blocked his testimony before the House Financial Services committee earlier in the week. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 5:00 am AKT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on The Good Rich and What They Cost Us Robert Dalzell talked about his book, The Good Rich and What They Cost Us, in which he ... Robert Dalzell talked about his book, The Good Rich and What They Cost Us, in which he looks at the disconnect between our love for democracy and equality, and our fascination with the super-rich. He argued that even the “good rich,” those who do good things with their enormous wealth, aren’t necessarily good for our society. In the book, Prof. Dalzell profiles George Washington, John Rockefeller, Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Steve Jobs, and Oprah Winfrey. He spoke at The Moorings Club in Vero Beach, Florida. 8:43 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. The Beginning of American Politics Professor Douglas Bradburn of Binghamton University in New York contrasted British and American ... Professor Douglas Bradburn of Binghamton University in New York contrasted British and American politics in the 18th century. He examined why Colonial America was unable to duplicate England’s political system in the new world because of the multitude of differences, including wealth, culture and infrastructure, between the newly formed colonies and their mother nation.
6:01 am AKT Approx. 16 min. White House Science Fair President Obama made remarks at the third annual White House Science Fair, which honors student ... President Obama made remarks at the third annual White House Science Fair, which honors student winners in science, technology, engineering, and math competitions from around the country. He also announced a new AmeriCorps program to connect professional scientists and engineers to young students. 5:49 am AKT Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published New books being released April 30, 2013, were shown. New books being released April 30, 2013, were shown. 10:00 am AKT Approx. 58 min. Q&A with Walter Stahr ; Walter Stahr talked about Seward: Lincoln’s Indispensable Man, his biography on ... Walter Stahr talked about Seward: Lincoln’s Indispensable Man, his biography on William Seward, who he argued was one of the most important Americans of the 19th Century. He detailed Seward’s service as a progressive governor of New York and an outspoken U.S. senator before being chosen as Abraham Lincoln’s secretary of state and closest adviser. He spoke about the special relationship between the president and Seward, and observed that some detractors erroneously stated at the time that Seward was actually the power behind Lincoln’s presidency. Secretary Seward was severely wounded by other assassins the night President Lincoln was assassinated, but remained as secretary of state through President Andrew Johnson’s term. Mr. Stahr also talked about his own years as a practicing attorney and his decision to take up writing as a profession.
6:19 am AKT Approx. 15 min. 2013 National Teacher of the Year Award ; President Obama spoke at the National Teacher of the Year ceremony for 2013 winner Jeff ... President Obama spoke at the National Teacher of the Year ceremony for 2013 winner Jeff Charbonneau, a high school science teacher from Washington State, and all the State Teachers of the Year. 5:59 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Book Discussion on Present Shock ; Douglas Rushkoff talked about his book, Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now, in ... Douglas Rushkoff talked about his book, Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now, in which he argues that we are being overwhelmed by the technological advances that we dreamed about achieving for most of the 20th Century. Mr. Rushkoff spoke at McNally Jackson Books in New York City. 11:00 am AKT Approx. 28 min. Revolutionary Era Printing James David Moran talked about selected items in the American Antiquarian Society’s holdings ... James David Moran talked about selected items in the American Antiquarian Society’s holdings from the American Revolutionary period.
The American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, Massachusetts, is an independent research library founded in 1812 by Revolutionary War patriot and printer Isaiah Thomas. The library’s holdings include more than four million items, and its collection of American printed materials prior to 1825 is the most extensive in the world.
6:35 am AKT Approx. 15 min. Senator Heidi Heitkamp Maiden Floor Speech Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) gave her first speech on the floor of the Senate. She spoke ... Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) gave her first speech on the floor of the Senate. She spoke about issues important to North Dakota, including energy and farming. 7:14 am AKT Approx. 44 min. Book Discussion on Courageous Kristan Hawkins, executive director of the pro-life group, Students for Life of America, presented ... Kristan Hawkins, executive director of the pro-life group, Students for Life of America, presented a collection of essays that focus on students' efforts to stop abortion. Kristan Hawkins spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. 11:30 am AKT Approx. 35 min. Abraham Lincoln's War Policies ; Brooks Simpson talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s views on suppressing dissent during ... Brooks Simpson talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s views on suppressing dissent during wartime and the reasons for the president’s support of the Emancipation Proclamation. Professor Simpson’s speech focused on two letters written by President Lincoln to the American public, and what they reveal about the former president’s views. Professor Simpson spoke at the 2013 Lincoln Symposium, hosted by the Abraham Lincoln Association.
6:50 am AKT Approx. 24 min. Senator Angus King Remarks Senator Angus King (I-ME) delivered his first speech in the Senate chambers. Senator Angus King (I-ME) delivered his first speech in the Senate chambers. 8:00 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Book Discussion on Brokers of Deceit Rashid Khalidi talked about his book, Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in ... Rashid Khalidi talked about his book, Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East, in which he argues that the U.S. is far from being an impartial broker in negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians. He said that since 1982 the U.S. has had several opportunities to move the peace process forward but decided to thwart them all. Professor Khalidi speaks at the Institute for Palestine Studies. 12:07 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 52 min. Slavery at Historic Sites Panelists talked about how slavery is represented and reconstructed at places like Thomas ... Panelists talked about how slavery is represented and reconstructed at places like Thomas Jefferson’s estate, Monticello, and James Monroe’s home, Ash Lawn-Highland. They also discussed the problems of excavation, restoration, and historic interpretation at these sites. 
This event was hosted by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello.
7:17 am AKT Approx. 5 min. FAA Fiscal Year 2014 Budget and Sequestration Michael Huerta testified on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) fiscal year 2014 ... Michael Huerta testified on the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) fiscal year 2014 budget request. Many of the questions he answered focused on the impact of sequestration budget cuts on the air traffic control system and recent furloughs imposed by the FAA. 9:28 am AKT Approx. 1 min. Publishing News on April 25, 2013 Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. 2:01 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Civil War Battle of Chancellorsville Frank O’Reilly talked about the Battle of Chancellorsville, which was fought from April 30 ... Frank O’Reilly talked about the Battle of Chancellorsville, which was fought from April 30 to May 6, 1863, in Spotsylvania County, Virginia. The fighting resulted in more than 30,000 causalities. Historians widely consider the Battle of Chancellorsville to be Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s greatest victory. He also responded to questions from the audience.
7:22 am AKT Approx. 49 min. Debate on FAA Furlough Bill Members debated a bill to allow the Federal Aviation Administration flexibility in implementing ... Members debated a bill to allow the Federal Aviation Administration flexibility in implementing the budget sequestration to prevent furlough of flight traffic controllers. 9:31 am AKT Approx. 54 min. Book Discussion on Still the Best Hope ; Dennis Prager talked about his book, Still the Best Hope: Why the World Needs American Values ... Dennis Prager talked about his book, Still the Best Hope: Why the World Needs American Values to Triumph, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
He was interviewed while at the 2013 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, held on the University Park Campus of the University of Southern California.
3:30 pm AKT Approx. 25 min. Massachusetts Maritime History ; Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort ... 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.
8:12 am AKT Approx. 3 min. Adam Snider on FAA Furlough Fix Bill Adam Snider was interviewed on Skype about the bill passed to allow the Federal Aviation ... Adam Snider was interviewed on Skype about the bill passed to allow the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to make adjustments to the budget cuts mandated by the sequestration agreement.
“Sequestration,” a legal procedure in which every federal agency has the same percentage of its budget taken back in order to cut deficit spending, was part of a debt ceiling and tax increase agreement for the Budget Control Act of 2011 and began March 1, 2013.
10:28 am AKT Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published New books being released April 30, 2013, were shown. New books being released April 30, 2013, were shown. 4:00 pm AKT Approx. 50 min. Creek Indians and the First Seminole War Andrew Frank spoke about the Creek Indians and the First Seminole War, which took place in the ... Andrew Frank spoke about the Creek Indians and the First Seminole War, which took place in the early 19th century in the southeastern United States and Spanish controlled Florida. The war was fought in part to prevent slaves from fleeing into Florida.
8:16 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Islamic Extremism in Chechnya Witnesses testified about Islamic extremism in the Northern Caucasus and Chechnya, and potential ... Witnesses testified about Islamic extremism in the Northern Caucasus and Chechnya, and potential links between extremist groups and the Boston Marathon bombing. Among the topics they addressed were levels of security cooperation between the U.S. and Russia, the political goals of separatist movements in Chechnya, immigration policy, and the degree to which suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing were influenced by their ethnic ties to the region. 10:31 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Book Discussion on Rethinking Money ; Bernard Lietaer and Jacqui Dunne talked about their book, Rethinking Money: How New Currencies ... Bernard Lietaer and Jacqui Dunne talked about their book, Rethinking Money: How New Currencies Turn Scarcity into Prosperity, in which they argue that our monetary system is antiquated and that a new system of complimentary currencies could help improve the economy in our communities and states. This talk was hosted by the World Affairs Forum of Stamford, Connecticut. 4:53 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Book Discussion on John Otto: Trials and Trails Alan Kania talked about his book, John Otto: Trials and Trails, in which he explores the ... Alan Kania talked about his book, John Otto: Trials and Trails, in which he explores the life of John Otto, the first park custodian of the Colorado National Monument. He characterized Mr. Otto as an eccentric man who arrived in Grand Junction, Colorado in 1906, explored the neighboring canyons and plateaus, built trails, and promoted that the area be protected. Mr. Kania said Otto was “a very strange character” who was locked up three times on insanity charges. This program was recorded at Denver’s History Colorado Center.
9:44 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Russian President Vladimir Putin's Annual Call-In Program Russian President Vladimir Putin responded to questions from an audience and those submitted by ... Russian President Vladimir Putin responded to questions from an audience and those submitted by text, electronic mail, telephone, and live video during his annual question and answer session in Moscow. Three million questions were submitted during the nearly five hour program. He spoke about topics including Russia’s economy, the global economic crisis, and corruption in government. During the first hour of the program President Putin also responded to the Boston Marathon bombings. He said more security cooperation was needed between the U.S. and Russia and that it was not a problem of ethnicity or religion but "extremist sentiments.
This is a portion of the call-in program.
Russian with English translation in voice over.
11:46 am AKT Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Ninja Innovation Gary Shapiro talked about his book, Ninja Innovation: The Ten Killer Strategies of the ... Gary Shapiro talked about his book, Ninja Innovation: The Ten Killer Strategies of the World’s Most Successful Businesses, in which he outlines ten strategies that successful companies use to thrive. The event was a fundraiser for the National Press Club Journalism Institute at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. 6:00 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Civil War Battle of Chancellorsville Frank O’Reilly talked about the Battle of Chancellorsville, which was fought from April 30 ... Frank O’Reilly talked about the Battle of Chancellorsville, which was fought from April 30 to May 6, 1863, in Spotsylvania County, Virginia. The fighting resulted in more than 30,000 causalities. Historians widely consider the Battle of Chancellorsville to be Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s greatest victory. He also responded to questions from the audience.
10:47 am AKT Approx. 2 min. Weekly Presidential Address President Obama delivered his weekly address. He blamed the Republicans in Congress for ... President Obama delivered his weekly address. He blamed the Republicans in Congress for allowing the automatic sequestration of funds to take effect and called for Congress to replace that process with a balanced approach to deficit reduction. 
“Sequestration,” a legal procedure in which every federal agency has the same percentage of its budget taken back in order to cut deficit spending, was part of a debt ceiling and tax increase agreement for the Budget Control Act of 2011 and began March 1, 2013.
12:46 pm AKT Approx. 58 min. Book Discussion on If You Knew Me You Would Care ; Zainab Salbi talked about her book, If You Knew Me You Would Care, in which she profiles ... Zainab Salbi talked about her book, If You Knew Me You Would Care, in which she profiles women who have lived through war and other horrors. For the book, she interviewed women in Afghanistan, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Ms. Salbi was joined by Rennio Maifredi, who photographed the women interviewed for the book. They spoke in the Cullen Room of Busboys and Poets at 5th and K Streets in Washington, D.C. 7:30 pm AKT Approx. 25 min. Massachusetts Maritime History ; Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort ... 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.
10:50 am AKT Approx. 2 min. Weekly Republican Address Representative Bill Shuster (R-PA) chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, ... Representative Bill Shuster (R-PA) chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, delivered the weekly Republican Party address. He called on the Obama administration to put an end to the furlough of air traffic controllers Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). 1:45 pm AKT Approx. 15 min. Book Party for Robert Ney's Sideswiped Robert Ney attended a book party for the launch of his book, Sideswiped: Lessons Learned ... Robert Ney attended a book party for the launch of his book, Sideswiped: Lessons Learned Courtesy of the Hit Men of Capital Hil, at the Monocle Restaurant in Washington, D.C. The author also made informal remarks. 8:00 pm AKT Approx. 50 min. Creek Indians and the First Seminole War Andrew Frank spoke about the Creek Indians and the First Seminole War, which took place in the ... Andrew Frank spoke about the Creek Indians and the First Seminole War, which took place in the early 19th century in the southeastern United States and Spanish controlled Florida. The war was fought in part to prevent slaves from fleeing into Florida.
10:52 am AKT Approx. 7 min. Unemployment in America Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN ... Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest.*He was a twelfth grader at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast. 
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary on a specific theme.*In the 2013 contest participants were asked to send a message to the president on the issue they consider most important in 2013.
2:02 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Book Discussion on Scandal ; Ms. Garment, author of Scandal: The Culture of Mistrust in American Politics, ... Ms. Garment, author of Scandal: The Culture of Mistrust in American Politics, discussed the way political scandals have reshaped U.S. history and influenced the way Americans vote and think about public policy. Her book cites over eighty cases of misconduct occurring within both political parties. She examines what she terms is the “criminalization of politics” and the roles played by the White House, Congress, the courts, and the press. A former Washington correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, Ms. Garment believes that the increased coverage of scandals since Watergate has strengthened the influence of the media while reducing the power of government. 8:51 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Book Discussion on John Otto: Trials and Trails Alan Kania talked about his book, John Otto: Trials and Trails, in which he explores the ... Alan Kania talked about his book, John Otto: Trials and Trails, in which he explores the life of John Otto, the first park custodian of the Colorado National Monument. He characterized Mr. Otto as an eccentric man who arrived in Grand Junction, Colorado in 1906, explored the neighboring canyons and plateaus, built trails, and promoted that the area be protected. Mr. Kania said Otto was “a very strange character” who was locked up three times on insanity charges. This program was recorded at Denver’s History Colorado Center.
11:01 am AKT Approx. 31 min. 1993 White House Correspondents' Dinner ; President Clinton spoke at a dinner of White House correspondents following a comedy routine by ... President Clinton spoke at a dinner of White House correspondents following a comedy routine by Elayne Boosler. In his remarks, the president made humorous remarks about his first 100 days in office, including the fate of his economic stimulus package and other recent issues in the news. Accompanying the president on the dais were the first lady and Vice President and Mrs. Gore. The event took place in the Washington Hilton Hotel. 3:00 pm AKT Approx. 50 min. Book Discussion on Lady at the O.K. Corral Ann Kirschner talked about her book, Lady at the O.K. Corral: The True Story of Josephine ... Ann Kirschner talked about her book, Lady at the O.K. Corral: The True Story of Josephine Marcus Earp, in which she recounts the life of Josephine Marcus Earp (1860-1944), the common-law wife and partner of over fifty years to lawman Wyatt Earp. Ms. Kirschner spoke at Town Hall Seattle. 10:00 pm AKT Approx. 28 min. Revolutionary Era Printing James David Moran talked about selected items in the American Antiquarian Society’s holdings ... James David Moran talked about selected items in the American Antiquarian Society’s holdings from the American Revolutionary period.
The American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, Massachusetts, is an independent research library founded in 1812 by Revolutionary War patriot and printer Isaiah Thomas. The library’s holdings include more than four million items, and its collection of American printed materials prior to 1825 is the most extensive in the world.
11:34 am AKT Approx. 19 min. 2000 White House Correspondents' Dinner President Clinton and Mr. Leno delivered tongue-in-cheek speeches about current political ... President Clinton and Mr. Leno delivered tongue-in-cheek speeches about current political issues and about President Clinton’s future after the presidency. As part of their presentations each showed video parodies of President Clinton and other politicians. In an earlier segment of the correspondents' dinner a spoof of the NBC television show West Wing was performed by the show’s actors plus White House press secretary Joe Lockhart and former press secretary Dee Dee Myers. The West Wing segment is not available for sale. 3:51 pm AKT Approx. 1 min. Publishing News on April 25, 2013 Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. 10:30 pm AKT Approx. 35 min. Abraham Lincoln's War Policies ; Brooks Simpson talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s views on suppressing dissent during ... Brooks Simpson talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s views on suppressing dissent during wartime and the reasons for the president’s support of the Emancipation Proclamation. Professor Simpson’s speech focused on two letters written by President Lincoln to the American public, and what they reveal about the former president’s views. Professor Simpson spoke at the 2013 Lincoln Symposium, hosted by the Abraham Lincoln Association.
11:55 am AKT Approx. 28 min. 2001 White House Correspondents' Dinner President Bush and Mr. Hammond delivered humorous remarks about Washington political culture ... President Bush and Mr. Hammond delivered humorous remarks about Washington political culture and current events. President Bush’s remarks included several photographs of the first family’s private life. 

Prior to the remarks, association officials presented awards to members and a video spoofing the television series “Survivor” was shown. Following the remarks Mr. Hammond spoke about the experience.
3:54 pm AKT Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published New books being released April 30, 2013, were shown. New books being released April 30, 2013, were shown. 11:07 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 52 min. Slavery at Historic Sites Panelists talked about how slavery is represented and reconstructed at places like Thomas ... Panelists talked about how slavery is represented and reconstructed at places like Thomas Jefferson’s estate, Monticello, and James Monroe’s home, Ash Lawn-Highland. They also discussed the problems of excavation, restoration, and historic interpretation at these sites. 
This event was hosted by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello.
12:26 pm AKT Approx. 8 min. 2005 White House Correspondents' Dinner At the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner, journalists presented the ... At the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner, journalists presented the association’s scholarship awards to students, and a brief videotaped response by the students was shown. Following the awards review and recognition of association officers and attendants, speeches included humorous remarks about current events and the political climate in Washington. The first lady surprised the audience by interrupting the president’s speech to give her own humorous speech. Cedric the Entertainer presented an amusing monolog about the president, his cabinet, and Washington politics. At the end of the dinner, scenes of official departures, guest conversations, and an interview with Cedric the Entertainer were shown. 3:57 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. Book Discussion on Obama's Four Horsemen David Harsanyi talked about his book, Obama’s Four Horsemen: The Disasters Unleashed by ... David Harsanyi talked about his book, Obama’s Four Horsemen: The Disasters Unleashed by Obama’s Reelection. He was interviewed while at the American Conservative Union’s 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference held at the Gaylord National Hotel in National Harbor, Maryland, March 14-16, 2013. 1:00 am AKT Approx. 41 min. Book Discussion on Columbine ; Dave Cullen talked about his book Columbine (Twelve; April 6, 2009). In his book, on the ... Dave Cullen talked about his book Columbine (Twelve; April 6, 2009). In his book, on the 10th anniversary of the mass murders, he presents a comprehensive account of the shootings on Tuesday, April 20, 1999, at Columbine High School in Columbine near Littleton, Colorado. He talked about the psychology of the shooters, how they evolved into killers, and the stories of the victims and survivors. Other topics included the media coverage of the event and his process of writing the book.
Dave Cullen, the recipient of several journalism awards, is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has written extensively about the shootings at Columbine. Book TV interviewed Dave Cullen on April 26, 2009, while at the Los Angles Times Festival of Books.
12:36 pm AKT Approx. 11 min. 2006 White House Correspondents' Dinner At the annual dinner, current White House Correspondents' Association president Mark Smith served ... At the annual dinner, current White House Correspondents' Association president Mark Smith served as master of ceremonies. Ken Walsh presented youth scholarships and Ann Compton presented awards to colleagues for their work during the previous year. Incoming WHCA president Steve Scully presented C-SPAN video clips of presidential humor from President Kennedy through the current president. President Bush’s humorous after-dinner presentation included an impersonator, Steve Bridges, who stood beside him and “interpreted” the president’s remarks. Following the president, comedian Stephen Colbert made humorous remarks about various current events and the relationship between the press and the White House. He also presented a video of a mock press conference which ended in a chase scene featuring long-time White House correspondent Helen Thomas. 4:00 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Book Discussion on The Democracy Project ; David Graeber talked about his book, The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A ... David Graeber talked about his book, The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement, in which he argues that America’s political system is only responsive to the wealthy and has disenfranchised the remainder of the population. The author argued that the country’s understandings of democracy must be redefined and focused on inclusion and a greater engagement by the majority of the population. David Graeber spoke with Thomas Frank, author of What’s the Matter with Kansas, at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, D.C. 1:43 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. The Beginning of American Politics Professor Douglas Bradburn of Binghamton University in New York contrasted British and American ... Professor Douglas Bradburn of Binghamton University in New York contrasted British and American politics in the 18th century. He examined why Colonial America was unable to duplicate England’s political system in the new world because of the multitude of differences, including wealth, culture and infrastructure, between the newly formed colonies and their mother nation.
12:49 pm AKT Approx. 32 min. 2009 White House Correspondents' Dinner Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association ... Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association Annual Dinner. Michelle Obama presented youth scholarships and Brian Williams presented the White House Correspondents' Association Awards to journalists. President Obama gave humorous remarks focusing on the members of his administration and his first 100 days in office. He was followed by comedienne Wanda Sykes who made humorous observations about the Obama administration and the political climate in Washington. 5:06 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. Book Discussion on The Elected and the Chosen Denis Brian talked about his book, The Elected and the Chosen: Why American Presidents Have ... Denis Brian talked about his book, The Elected and the Chosen: Why American Presidents Have Supported Jews and Israel, in which he discusses the historic support given to Jews and Israel by American presidents. Mr. Brian spoke at the Baywinds Community Association in West Palm Beach, Florida.
1:23 pm AKT Approx. 21 min. 2011 White House Correspondents' Dinner Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association ... Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered for the White House Correspondents' Association Annual Dinner. President Obama gave humorous remarks focusing on the potential 2012 Republican presidential candidates. His speech featured a fake trailer for “The President’s Speech,” a spoof sequel to the film “The King’s Speech.” He was followed by "Saturday Night Live"' head writer Seth Meyers.  6:07 pm AKT Approx. 53 min. After Words with Karen Houppert ; Karen Houppert talked about her book, Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People’s ... Karen Houppert talked about her book, Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People’s Justice, in which she explores how the Supreme Court arrived at the decision to allow a defendant the right to free representation and the results of the application of this ruling. In March of 1963, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously decided in Gideon v. Wainwright that, when facing jail time, a defendant who cannot afford an attorney has the right to free representation. She spoke with National Law Journal's Jenna Greene.
1:46 pm AKT Approx. 28 min. 1995 White House Correspondents' Dinner Several awards were presented for outstanding coverage of the White House. Mr. Walsh ... Several awards were presented for outstanding coverage of the White House. Mr. Walsh talked about the organization’s activities during the past year and Mr. Leubsdorf, the new president, talked about its activities for the upcoming year. Then Mr. O’Brien entertained the guests. 7:01 pm AKT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Obama's Four Horsemen David Harsanyi talked about his book, Obama’s Four Horsemen: The Disasters Unleashed by ... David Harsanyi talked about his book, Obama’s Four Horsemen: The Disasters Unleashed by Obama’s Reelection, in which he presents his criticisms of the Obama administration. The author discussed four issues, including dependence on the government and an expanding national debt, that he believes are hurting the country. Mr. Harsanyi spoke at the 2013 Peak Freedom Festival in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The annual festival was sponsored by the Peak Freedom Forum and the Center for the Study of Government and the Individual at the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs.
2:15 pm AKT Approx. 37 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Arrivals, Part 1 Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White ... Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner. 8:01 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. A Conversation with Edward Jay Epstein and Errol Morris ; Edward Jay Epstein, author of The Annals of Unsolved Crime, and Errol Morris, author of ... Edward Jay Epstein, author of The Annals of Unsolved Crime, and Errol Morris, author of A Wilderness of Error: The Trials of Jeffrey MacDonald, talked about notorious crimes that were never solved or only partially solved. The authors spoke at the Harvard Coop in Cambridge, Massachusetts and responded to questions from the audience.
2:53 pm AKT Approx. 14 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Arrivals, Part 2 ; Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White ... Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
Tweets from viewers were shown, as were the guest lists of various news organizations. A live scene was shown of a party being held simultaneously by Buzzfeed at the Jack Rose Dining Saloon.
A portion of an interview about the dinner recently given by Tom Brokaw to Politico was shown.
9:46 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. Book Discussion on Gospel of Freedom ; ; Jonathan Rieder talked about his book, Gospel of Freedom: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From ... Jonathan Rieder talked about his book, Gospel of Freedom: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail and the Struggle That Changed A Nation, in which he recounts Martin Luther King Jr.'s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” The civil rights leader penned the letter after being jailed for his involvement in a protest in Birmingham, Alabama on April 12, 1963 and wrote it in rebuttal to a statement made by eight clergymen who deemed the protest, “untimely.” Mr. Reider spoke about the effect the letter had on the civil rights movement and King’s belief in the urgency of the movement. Jonathan Rieder spoke with Diane McWhorter, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama - The Climatic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution, at the Birmingham Public Library in Birmingham, Alabama.
3:07 pm AKT Approx. 22 min. White House Correspondents' Garden Brunch Celebrities, politicians, and business leaders were shown arriving and mingling at the 20th annual ... Celebrities, politicians, and business leaders were shown arriving and mingling at the 20th annual White House Correspondents' Garden Brunch, held before the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. The event was held to raise awareness for Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) and the Miss America Foundation’s project to encourage women to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education. The CURE Heroes Award was presented to Captain Patrick Horan, who received a head injury in Iraq. The brunch, hosted by Tammy Haddad, was held at Georgetown’s Beall-Washington home, owned by businessman Mark Ein. 11:02 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Book Discussion on Dear Father, Dear Son ; Larry Elder talked about his book, Dear Father, Dear Son: Two Lives…Eight Hours, and ... Larry Elder talked about his book, Dear Father, Dear Son: Two Lives…Eight Hours, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
He was interviewed while at the 2013 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, held on the University Park Campus of the University of Southern California.
3:30 pm AKT Approx. 43 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Arrivals, Part 3 ; The scene inside the ballroom was shown as journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the ... The scene inside the ballroom was shown as journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
Tweets from viewers were shown, as were the guest lists of various news organizations.
A portion of a recent interview with George Condon was shown during which he talked about the history of the White House Correspondents' Association and their dinner.
12:00 am AKT Approx. 50 min. Book Discussion on Capital of the World Charlene Mires talked about her book, Capital of the World: The Race to Host the United ... Charlene Mires talked about her book, Capital of the World: The Race to Host the United Nations, in which she recounts the United Nations search for a location for its headquarters from 1944-1946. In her book, the author reports that over 200 American cities and towns vied for the opportunity to host the United Nations, from St. Louis and New Orleans to Chicago and Denver. Charlene Mires spoke at the Philadelphia History Museum.
4:13 pm AKT Approx. 14 min. 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Opening Ceremonies ; The opening ceremonies of the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the ... The opening ceremonies of the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, attended by President and Mrs. Obama, included the presentation of the colors and a patriotic medley. General Odierno talked about the service of the people of the armed forces. 12:51 am AKT Approx. 7 min. Unemployment in America Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN ... Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest.*He was a twelfth grader at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast. 
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary on a specific theme.*In the 2013 contest participants were asked to send a message to the president on the issue they consider most important in 2013.
4:28 pm AKT Approx. 13 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Scenes, Part 1 ; ; The scene inside the ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel was shown as journalists, ... The scene inside the ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel was shown as journalists, dignitaries, and guests ate at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
Tweets from viewers and the menu of the dinner was given.
A recent interview with Mike Leibovich was shown during which he talked about his forthcoming book This Town: The Way It Works in Suck Up City, the relationships between politicians and journalists in Washington, D.C., and public perceptions.
A video clip was shown of guests arriving for the dinner.
12:59 am AKT Approx. 1 min. Publishing News on April 25, 2013 Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013. Publishing news from the week ending April 25, 2013.
4:42 pm AKT Approx. 5 min. Ben Smith on the BuzzFeed Party ; Ben Smith talked by telephone about the party BuzzFeed was holding during the White House ... Ben Smith talked by telephone about the party BuzzFeed was holding during the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner. BuzzFeed was not able to buy a table at the official dinner, so held a party a few blocks away at Jack Rose Dining Saloon. Live views of the party were seen as well as live views of the official dinner. 1:01 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Book Discussion on Brothers Emanuel: A Memoir of an American Family ; ; Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, a former White House Health Care Adviser, and brother to Chicago Mayor ... Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, a former White House Health Care Adviser, and brother to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Hollywood Talent Agent Ari Emanuel, talked about his new memoir, Brothers Emanuel: A Memoir of an American Family. He spoke at the Historic Sixth and I Synagogue in Washington.
Rahm Emanuel was President Obama’s first Chief of Staff. Ari Emanuel is widely credited as the inspiration for the popular TV series “Entourage.” Ezekiel Emanuel is a bioethicist who holds joint appointments at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the Wharton School of Business.
4:47 pm AKT Approx. 22 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Scenes, Part 2 ; The scene inside the ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel was shown as journalists, ... The scene inside the ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel was shown as journalists, dignitaries, and guests ate at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner. 
Tweets from viewers were shown, as were the guest lists of various news organizations.
A portion of a recent interview with George Condon was shown during which he talked about the history of the White House Correspondents' Association and their dinner.
2:19 am AKT Approx. 10 min. Book Discussion on How to Succeed in College (While Really Trying) ; Jon Gould talked about his book, How to Succeed in College (While Really Trying): A ... Jon Gould talked about his book, How to Succeed in College (While Really Trying): A Professor’s Inside Advice , in which he gives advice to students who are entering college. Professor Gould argued that while there are many books telling high school students how to get into college, there are very few that tell students what they need to know in order to succeed once they get there. This interview was part of Book TV’s College Series.
5:11 pm AKT Approx. 22 min. White House Correspondents' Garden Brunch Celebrities, politicians, and business leaders were shown arriving and mingling at the 20th annual ... Celebrities, politicians, and business leaders were shown arriving and mingling at the 20th annual White House Correspondents' Garden Brunch, held before the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. The event was held to raise awareness for Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) and the Miss America Foundation’s project to encourage women to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education. The CURE Heroes Award was presented to Captain Patrick Horan, who received a head injury in Iraq. The brunch, hosted by Tammy Haddad, was held at Georgetown’s Beall-Washington home, owned by businessman Mark Ein. 2:30 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. Book Discussion on The Elected and the Chosen Denis Brian talked about his book, The Elected and the Chosen: Why American Presidents Have ... Denis Brian talked about his book, The Elected and the Chosen: Why American Presidents Have Supported Jews and Israel, in which he discusses the historic support given to Jews and Israel by American presidents. Mr. Brian spoke at the Baywinds Community Association in West Palm Beach, Florida.
5:34 pm AKT Approx. 6 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Scenes, Part 3 The scene inside the ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel was shown as journalists, ... The scene inside the ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel was shown as journalists, dignitaries, and guests ate at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.*
Tweets from viewers were shown. A live scene was shown of a party being held simultaneously by Buzzfeed at the Jack Rose Dining Saloon.
5:40 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. LIVE 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House ... President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner. It included a video he made with filmmaker Steven Spielberg and comedian Tracy Morgan.*
Conan O’Brien provided the entertainment for the occasion. He included a montage of humorous choices for casting politicians for a television show.
The speeches opened with a montage of Vice President Biden. The program included the presentation of journalism awards and scholarships to journalism students. Ed Henry spoke about the activities of the association. Kevin Spacey starred in a video, House of Nerds, in which many journalists and politicians participated in a spoof of Washington politics.
6:13 pm AKT Approx. 23 min. LIVE President Obama's Speech to the White House Correspondents' Dinner President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House ... President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner.*
This is a portion of the dinner activities.
6:36 pm AKT Approx. 27 min. LIVE Conan O'Brien's Speech to the White House Correspondents' Dinner Conan O’Brien provided the entertainment for the White House Correspondents' Association ... Conan O’Brien provided the entertainment for the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner.*
This is a portion of the dinner activities.
7:19 pm AKT Approx. 52 min. 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Highlights President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House ... President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner.*It included a video he made with filmmaker Steven Spielberg and comedian Tracy Morgan. 
Conan O’Brien provided the entertainment for the occasion.
This is a portion of the dinner activities.
8:13 pm AKT Approx. 22 min. White House Correspondents' Garden Brunch Celebrities, politicians, and business leaders were shown arriving and mingling at the 20th annual ... Celebrities, politicians, and business leaders were shown arriving and mingling at the 20th annual White House Correspondents' Garden Brunch, held before the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. The event was held to raise awareness for Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) and the Miss America Foundation’s project to encourage women to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education. The CURE Heroes Award was presented to Captain Patrick Horan, who received a head injury in Iraq. The brunch, hosted by Tammy Haddad, was held at Georgetown’s Beall-Washington home, owned by businessman Mark Ein.
8:36 pm AKT Approx. 12 min. 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Arrivals, Part 1 Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White ... Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
8:48 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House ... President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner. It included a video he made with filmmaker Steven Spielberg and comedian Tracy Morgan.*
Conan O’Brien provided the entertainment for the occasion. He included a montage of humorous choices for casting politicians for a television show.
The speeches opened with a montage of Vice President Biden. The program included the presentation of journalism awards and scholarships to journalism students. Ed Henry spoke about the activities of the association. Kevin Spacey starred in a video, House of Nerds, in which many journalists and politicians participated in a spoof of Washington politics.
10:08 pm AKT Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. Health Care Law Implementation Gary Cohen testified about the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight’s ... Gary Cohen testified about the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight’s progress in building the state health insurance exchanges as called for in the health care law. He told committee members the exchanges were on schedule and ready to begin enrollment on October 1, 2013, with full implementation of the health care law on January 1, 2014. He also assured Republican members that the cost of health care premiums would go down over time but could not say whether or not premiums would go up in 2014.
The hearing was joined already in progress.
12:14 am AKT Approx. 7 min. Unemployment in America Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN ... Josh Stokes' video, Unemployment in America, was the grand prize-winning video in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest.*He was a twelfth grader at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Connecticut.
The local cable company was Comcast. 
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was an annual national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary on a specific theme.*In the 2013 contest participants were asked to send a message to the president on the issue they consider most important in 2013.
12:24 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Counterterrorism Efforts Federal and local agency counterterrorism experts testified on their efforts to combat potential ... Federal and local agency counterterrorism experts testified on their efforts to combat potential chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear terrorist threats. Richard Daddario said that the threat of a nuclear or biological bomb attack was real, warning that if the Boston Marathon bombers had used a dirty bomb, it could have been a “death nail for a major urban area.”
1:49 am AKT Approx. 17 min. 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Arrivals, Part 1 Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White ... Journalists, dignitaries, and guests arrived at the Washington Hilton Hotel for the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
2:06 am AKT Approx. 52 min. 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner Highlights President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House ... President Obama gave a humorous address to journalists and guests at the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner.*It included a video he made with filmmaker Steven Spielberg and comedian Tracy Morgan. 
Conan O’Brien provided the entertainment for the occasion.
This is a portion of the dinner activities.