C-SPAN Schedule

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6:00 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 59 min. LIVE Open Phones on Second Presidential Debate Peter Slen Telephone lines were open for viewer reactions to the previous night’s second presidential ... Telephone lines were open for viewer reactions to the previous night’s second presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney. 5:59 am CT Approx. 37 min. LIVE Question Time David Cameron Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition. Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition. 4:32 am CT 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.
9:02 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Tea Party Movement Ideology Panelists talked about the ideological makeup of the tea party movement, in particular a study ... Panelists talked about the ideological makeup of the tea party movement, in particular a study that found most were united on economic issues but split on social issues. 6:40 am CT Approx. 39 min. Australian Parliament Question Time Highlights Tony Abbott; Julia Gillard During highlights from the October 9, 2012, Australian Parliament Question Time Prime Minister ... During highlights from the October 9, 2012, Australian Parliament Question Time Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott argued over the leader’s motion that Speaker Peter Slipper be removed from office for his involvement in a sexual harassment court case brought by a former staffer. The speaker was also under fire for text messages exchanged with the staffer. Prime Minister Julia Gillard responded to the leader’s motion with a 15-minute speech, repeatedly accusing the leader of “sexism and misogyny” himself. 6:04 am CT Approx. 41 min. Secretary Leon Panetta on Cybersecurity Bruce Mosler; Leon Panetta Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta discussed the Department of Defense’s role in defending ... Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta discussed the Department of Defense’s role in defending the nation in cyberspace. He spoke about recent cyber attacks and future threats, saying that it was a “pre 9-11” moment for cybersecurity and warning against the possibility of a “cyber-Pearl Harbor.” Secretary Panetta spoke to the Business Executives for National Security at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York City.
10:39 am CT Approx. 18 min. Open Phones on Second Presidential Debate Peter Slen Telephone lines were open for viewer reactions to the previous night’s second presidential ... Telephone lines were open for viewer reactions to the previous night’s second presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney. 7:21 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Presidential Advisers on Education Reform Frederick Hess; Jonathan Schnur; Martin West Education policy advisers from the Obama and Romney campaigns debated education policy, the role ... Education policy advisers from the Obama and Romney campaigns debated education policy, the role of the federal government in education, and the best practices in closing achievement gaps in the U.S. Frederick Hess moderated. 6:46 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Security and Stability in North Africa Panelists talked about domestic security in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes ... Panelists talked about domestic security in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Morocco.. Some of the topics they discussed were security threats and government management of dissent and the influence of U.S. policies. The program included questions from audience members.
“Domestic Security and Stability in a Changing Environment” was the third panel of the Center for Strategic and International Studies' North Africa Conference.
10:58 am CT Approx. 33 min. LIVE Paul Ryan and Condoleezza Rice at Campaign Event Rob Portman; Condoleezza Rice; Paul Ryan Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State ... Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke at a campaign event for Mitt Romney. Representative Ryan focused his remarks on the effects of the nation’s economic downturn on women, stating that “26 million women are trapped in poverty” and “half-a-million women more are unemployed today than when President Obama took office.” In her first official campaign appearance for the Romney-Ryan ticket, former Secretary Rice emphasized the urgent call to put America back to work, one that she stated “cannot wait another four years.” They spoke at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio. 8:31 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 31 min. LIVE Foreign Policy Challenges in the Middle East Foreign policy experts talked about some of the challenges facing the next White House ... Foreign policy experts talked about some of the challenges facing the next White House administration, including Iran’s nuclear program, Israeli-Palestinian tensions, and the continuing unrest in Egypt and Syria. 8:08 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. LIVE United States and United Kingdom Banking Standards Paul Volcker Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee ... Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee on the differences between the United States and United Kingdom banking standards. He also covered the complexity of regulation, proprietary trading, “banking culture,” and the Volcker Rule, included in the Dodd-Frank 2010 financial regulations law, which restricts U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. He also said that a U.K. proposal to separate retail banks from investments banks was a good idea in theory but would likely be “permeable over time.”
11:32 am CT Approx. 4 min. Viewer Reaction to the Second Presidential Debate Bill Scanlan Viewers responded by phone to the second presidential debate. Viewers responded by phone to the second presidential debate. 11:02 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. LIVE Syrian Civil War and Russia Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how ... Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how the United States should approach Syria’s civil war. Panelists agreed that Russia’s leaders are unlikely to change their stance on the Syrian civil war. Ariel Cohen of Heritage said Russia’s support for the Assad regime in Syria has changed the dynamics in the region, causing Islamist groups to view Russia as their “number one enemy.” Since the start of the conflict, Russia has vetoed U.N. Security Council resolutions calling for an end to the violence. Russian arms were found aboard a Syrian commercial airliner that was forced to land by the Turkish military. 9:58 am CT Approx. 58 min. California 36th Congressional District Debate Republican Representative Mary Bono Mack and Democratic challenger Dr. Raul Ruiz faced off in ... Republican Representative Mary Bono Mack and Democratic challenger Dr. Raul Ruiz faced off in their only televised debate for the California 36th Congressional District race. The debate in the Palm Desert studio of KMIR-TV was co-sponsored by The Desert Sun.
Courtesy of KMIR 6.
11:37 am CT Approx. 10 min. Senator Tom Harkin at Obama Campaign Rally Thomas Harkin Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) spoke at a campaign event for President Obama. Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) spoke at a campaign event for President Obama. 12:28 pm CT Approx. 4 min. Viewer Reaction to the Second Presidential Debate Bill Scanlan Viewers responded by phone to the second presidential debate. Viewers responded by phone to the second presidential debate. 10:57 am CT Approx. 4 min. Viewer Reaction to the Second Presidential Debate Bill Scanlan Viewers responded by phone to the second presidential debate. Viewers responded by phone to the second presidential debate.
11:50 am CT Approx. 22 min. Open Phones on Second Presidential Debate Peter Slen Telephone lines were open for viewer reactions to the previous night’s second presidential ... Telephone lines were open for viewer reactions to the previous night’s second presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney. 12:33 pm CT Approx. 47 min. 2013 Tax Increases and Budget Cuts, Congressional Panel Representatives Allyson Schwartz (D-PA) and Peter Roskam (R-IL) talked about dealing with the ... Representatives Allyson Schwartz (D-PA) and Peter Roskam (R-IL) talked about dealing with the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. While they disagreed on extending tax cuts made during the George W. Bush administration for everyone, they agreed more revenue was necessary. 
This program was part of a National Journal forum on the how Congress and the president will address the “fiscal cliff” after the 2012 election.
11:02 am CT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Electoral College Reform John Koza; Tara McGuinness; John Samples John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They ... John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Tara McGuinness moderated.
“Picking a President: Is It Time to Reform the Electoral College?” was an event at the Center for American Progress.
12:13 pm CT Approx. 37 min. LIVE President Obama Campaign Rally in Iowa Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked ... President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked about the presidential debate with Mitt Romney the night before, calling Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s economic plan a “sketchy deal.” He also talked about his administration’s accomplishments. 1:21 pm CT Approx. 8 min. Douglas Holtz-Eakin on 2013 Tax Increases and Budget Cuts Nancy Cook; Douglas Holtz-Eakin Douglas Holtz-Eakin talked about dealing with the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax ... Douglas Holtz-Eakin talked about dealing with the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement.
This program was part of a National Journal forum on the how Congress and the president will address the “fiscal cliff” after the 2012 election.
12:05 pm CT Approx. 55 min. Arizona Senate Debate Richard Carmona; Jeff Flake Representative Jeff Flake (R) and former Surgeon General Richard Carmona (D) met in a debate for ... Representative Jeff Flake (R) and former Surgeon General Richard Carmona (D) met in a debate for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Republican Senator Jon Kyl.
12:51 pm CT Approx. 20 min. LIVE Mitt Romney Campaign Rally in Virginia W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, Virginia. He talked about the presidential candidates' debate the previous night, saying that President Obama “still doesn’t have an agenda for his second term.” He also mentioned some of the people who asked questions in the town hall-style debate and criticized President Obama’s responses to them. 1:31 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. LIVE Global Improvised Explosive Device Threat Michael Barbero; Shuja Nawaz Lieutenant General Michael Barbero talked about combating the enduring global threat of improvised ... Lieutenant General Michael Barbero talked about combating the enduring global threat of improvised explosive devices (IEDs). He provided an overview of the Defense Department’s Joint IED Defeat Organization, its mission, and especially the challenge of combating IED threats in Afghanistan, where he said IEDs are the weapon of choice. Other topics included the U.S. partnership with Pakistan on combating IEDs, working with the fertilizer and defense industry, and combating sea and air-based IEDs. He responded to questions from members of the audience. 1:04 pm CT Approx. 42 min. California 52nd Congressional District Debate Brian Bilbray; Scott Peters Candidates for California’s 52nd Congressional District Representative Brian Bilbray (R) and ... Candidates for California’s 52nd Congressional District Representative Brian Bilbray (R) and Scott Peters (D) debated campaign issues.
1:11 pm CT Approx. 22 min. LIVE Open Phones on the Second Presidential Debate Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the second presidential debate between President ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the second presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney. Video clips of the debate were shown.
The program opened with scenes from the end of a Romney campaign appearance in Chesapeake, Virginia.
2:47 pm CT Approx. 40 min. Australian Parliament Question Time Highlights Tony Abbott; Julia Gillard During highlights from the October 9, 2012, Australian Parliament Question Time Prime Minister ... During highlights from the October 9, 2012, Australian Parliament Question Time Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Opposition Leader Tony Abbott argued over the leader’s motion that Speaker Peter Slipper be removed from office for his involvement in a sexual harassment court case brought by a former staffer. The speaker was also under fire for text messages exchanged with the staffer. Prime Minister Julia Gillard responded to the leader’s motion with a 15-minute speech, repeatedly accusing the leader of “sexism and misogyny” himself. 1:49 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Regulation of Large Banks Panelists discussed whether big banks should be broken up to protect American ... Panelists discussed whether big banks should be broken up to protect American taxpayers. 
About the speakers:
Simon Johnson is professor of Global Economics and Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.
Harvey Rosenblum is executive vice president and director of research, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Phillip Swagel is senior fellow, Milken Institute and professor in International Economic Policy, University of Maryland School of Public Policy.
Peter Wallison is Arthur F. Burns fellow in Financial Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute.
Bradley Belt is senior managing director, Milken Institute.
1:34 pm CT Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. Presidential Candidates Debate Candy Crowley; Barack Obama; W. Romney President Barack Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney met at Hofstra University for the ... President Barack Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney met at Hofstra University for the second of three presidential debates. The debate was presented in a switched screen format. CNN’s Candy Crowley moderated the debate. 3:29 pm CT Approx. 53 min. Washington Senate Debate Incumbent Senator Maria Cantwell (D) and challenger Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner ... Incumbent Senator Maria Cantwell (D) and challenger Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner (R) met in their first debate for Washington’s Senate seat. This League of Women Voters of Washington debate was at the KCTS 9 Studios.
Courtesy KCTS-TV.
3:15 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Politics in North Africa Middle East scholars talked about political transition in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, ... Middle East scholars talked about political transition in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Morocco. Some of the subjects they addressed were governmental management of shifting expectations, existing governmental ability to manage new political environments, and new governments' use of power. After their discussion the panelists took questions from the audience.
Jon Alterman made the opening remarks for the Center for Strategic and international Studies' North Africa Conference before the panel, “Changing Politics in a New Era.”
3:41 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Syrian Civil War and Russia Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how ... Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how the United States should approach Syria’s civil war. Panelists agreed that Russia’s leaders are unlikely to change their stance on the Syrian civil war. Ariel Cohen of Heritage said Russia’s support for the Assad regime in Syria has changed the dynamics in the region, causing Islamist groups to view Russia as their “number one enemy.” Since the start of the conflict, Russia has vetoed U.N. Security Council resolutions calling for an end to the violence. Russian arms were found aboard a Syrian commercial airliner that was forced to land by the Turkish military. 4:26 pm CT Approx. 25 min. Colorado 7th Congressional District Debate Joseph Coors; Cynthia Hessin; Edwin Perlmutter Representative Ed Perlmutter and Joe Coors, Jr., his Republican challenger for Colorado’s ... Representative Ed Perlmutter and Joe Coors, Jr., his Republican challenger for Colorado’s 7th House district, met in a debate on an episode of “Colorado State of Mind.”
Courtesy of Rocky Mountain PBS.
4:38 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Egypt, Libya, and Syria Unrest Barak Barfi; Peter Bergen Barak Barfi talked about his his recent visits to Egypt and Syria, where he traveled to the ... Barak Barfi talked about his his recent visits to Egypt and Syria, where he traveled to the province of Aleppo and met with rebel leaders, as well as the six months he spent in Libya in 2011. Topics included the Benghazi consulate attack and comparing Libya to Iraq. After his presentation he was interviewed by Peter Bergen and responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Witness to a Revolution: Documenting Visits to Egypt, Libya, and Syria” was presented at the New America Foundation.
5:08 pm CT Approx. 50 min. Connecticut Senate Debate Republican Linda McMahon and Democrat Chris Murphy meet in their second debate for the Senate seat ... Republican Linda McMahon and Democrat Chris Murphy meet in their second debate for the Senate seat of retiring Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman. Issues discussed included personal finances, campaign tactics, voting records, positions on women’s health care, and economic plans. Sponsored by FOXCT, The Hartford Courant, and the Connecticut Daily Newspaper Association, at the University of Connecticut.
Courtesy of Fox CT-TV.
4:54 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Montana Senate Debate Representative Denny Rehberg (R) and incumbent Senator Jon Tester (D) met in Montana’s ... Representative Denny Rehberg (R) and incumbent Senator Jon Tester (D) met in Montana’s Senate debate. The debate was moderated by Steve Prosinski and hosted by Montana State University, Billings and The Billings Gazette in the university’s Petro Theatre. It was broadcast statewide on Montana Public Television channels. This debate is courtesy MontanaPBS. 6:03 pm CT 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.
5:59 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE New York Senate Debate Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY-D) and Wendy Long (R), the challenger for her seat in the Senate, ... Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY-D) and Wendy Long (R), the challenger for her seat in the Senate, debated campaign issues at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. 
Courtesy of NY 1 and YNN.
6:01 pm CT Approx. 56 min. LIVE 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 debated campaign issues at DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on the campus of Notre Dame University. They responded to questions submitted by voters.
Courtesy of Lakeshore PBS.
7:03 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. United States and United Kingdom Banking Standards Paul Volcker Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee ... Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee on the differences between the United States and United Kingdom banking standards. He also covered the complexity of regulation, proprietary trading, “banking culture,” and the Volcker Rule, included in the Dodd-Frank 2010 financial regulations law, which restricts U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. He also said that a U.K. proposal to separate retail banks from investments banks was a good idea in theory but would likely be “permeable over time.”
7:00 pm CT Approx. 25 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Rally in Virginia W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, Virginia. He talked about the presidential candidates' debate the previous night, saying that President Obama “still doesn’t have an agenda for his second term.” He also mentioned some of the people who asked questions in the town hall-style debate and criticized President Obama’s responses to them. 7:00 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Syrian Civil War and Russia Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how ... Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how the United States should approach Syria’s civil war. Panelists agreed that Russia’s leaders are unlikely to change their stance on the Syrian civil war. Ariel Cohen of Heritage said Russia’s support for the Assad regime in Syria has changed the dynamics in the region, causing Islamist groups to view Russia as their “number one enemy.” Since the start of the conflict, Russia has vetoed U.N. Security Council resolutions calling for an end to the violence. Russian arms were found aboard a Syrian commercial airliner that was forced to land by the Turkish military. 8:53 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Regulation of Large Banks Panelists discussed whether big banks should be broken up to protect American ... Panelists discussed whether big banks should be broken up to protect American taxpayers. 
About the speakers:
Simon Johnson is professor of Global Economics and Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.
Harvey Rosenblum is executive vice president and director of research, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Phillip Swagel is senior fellow, Milken Institute and professor in International Economic Policy, University of Maryland School of Public Policy.
Peter Wallison is Arthur F. Burns fellow in Financial Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute.
Bradley Belt is senior managing director, Milken Institute.
7:25 pm CT Approx. 38 min. President Obama Campaign Rally in Iowa Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked ... President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked about the presidential debate with Mitt Romney the night before, calling Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s economic plan a “sketchy deal.” He also talked about his administration’s accomplishments. 8:29 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. Electoral College Reform John Koza; Tara McGuinness; John Samples John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They ... John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Tara McGuinness moderated.
“Picking a President: Is It Time to Reform the Electoral College?” was an event at the Center for American Progress.
10:18 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Maureen Ohlhausen on Internet Privacy Harold Furchtgott-Roth; Maureen Ohlhausen Maureen Ohlhausen talked about the role of the federal government in Internet privacy issues. Maureen Ohlhausen talked about the role of the federal government in Internet privacy issues.
8:04 pm CT Approx. 35 min. Paul Ryan and Condoleezza Rice at Campaign Event Rob Portman; Condoleezza Rice; Paul Ryan Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State ... Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke at a campaign event for Mitt Romney. Representative Ryan focused his remarks on the effects of the nation’s economic downturn on women, stating that “26 million women are trapped in poverty” and “half-a-million women more are unemployed today than when President Obama took office.” In her first official campaign appearance for the Romney-Ryan ticket, former Secretary Rice emphasized the urgent call to put America back to work, one that she stated “cannot wait another four years.” They spoke at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio. 9:31 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Tea Party Movement Ideology Panelists talked about the ideological makeup of the tea party movement, in particular a study ... Panelists talked about the ideological makeup of the tea party movement, in particular a study that found most were united on economic issues but split on social issues. 11:37 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. U.S. Health Care Policy Panelists discuss the health care policy mix, the year that was in 2012 and what to expect in ... Panelists discuss the health care policy mix, the year that was in 2012 and what to expect in 2013. Congressional staffers who specialize in health care policy said the next election will determine the direction of health care. The staffers for both Senator Coburn and Representative Burgess who are medical doctors, talked about the next steps in health care including finding a long-term solution to Doc fix, attempt to keep Medicare payments on par with rising health care costs.
8:44 pm CT Approx. 49 min. Florida Senate Debate Florida Senate candidates Senator Bill Nelson (D) and Representative Connie Mack (R) debated ... Florida Senate candidates Senator Bill Nelson (D) and Representative Connie Mack (R) debated campaign issues that included tax policy, health care, immigration, the federal budget, and national security and foreign policy. 11:09 pm CT Approx. 57 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 debated campaign issues at DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on the campus of Notre Dame University. They responded to questions submitted by voters.
Courtesy of Lakeshore PBS.
12:41 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. United States and United Kingdom Banking Standards Paul Volcker Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee ... Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee on the differences between the United States and United Kingdom banking standards. He also covered the complexity of regulation, proprietary trading, “banking culture,” and the Volcker Rule, included in the Dodd-Frank 2010 financial regulations law, which restricts U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. He also said that a U.K. proposal to separate retail banks from investments banks was a good idea in theory but would likely be “permeable over time.”
9:39 pm CT Approx. 59 min. New York Senate Debate Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY-D) and Wendy Long (R), the challenger for her seat in the Senate, ... Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY-D) and Wendy Long (R), the challenger for her seat in the Senate, debated campaign issues at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. 
Courtesy of NY 1 and YNN.
12:08 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Syrian Civil War and Russia Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how ... Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how the United States should approach Syria’s civil war. Panelists agreed that Russia’s leaders are unlikely to change their stance on the Syrian civil war. Ariel Cohen of Heritage said Russia’s support for the Assad regime in Syria has changed the dynamics in the region, causing Islamist groups to view Russia as their “number one enemy.” Since the start of the conflict, Russia has vetoed U.N. Security Council resolutions calling for an end to the violence. Russian arms were found aboard a Syrian commercial airliner that was forced to land by the Turkish military. 2:31 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Regulation of Large Banks Panelists discussed whether big banks should be broken up to protect American ... Panelists discussed whether big banks should be broken up to protect American taxpayers. 
About the speakers:
Simon Johnson is professor of Global Economics and Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.
Harvey Rosenblum is executive vice president and director of research, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Phillip Swagel is senior fellow, Milken Institute and professor in International Economic Policy, University of Maryland School of Public Policy.
Peter Wallison is Arthur F. Burns fellow in Financial Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute.
Bradley Belt is senior managing director, Milken Institute.
10:41 pm CT Approx. 53 min. Washington Senate Debate Incumbent Senator Maria Cantwell (D) and challenger Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner ... Incumbent Senator Maria Cantwell (D) and challenger Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner (R) met in their first debate for Washington’s Senate seat. This League of Women Voters of Washington debate was at the KCTS 9 Studios.
Courtesy KCTS-TV.
1:38 am CT Approx. 1 hr. Electoral College Reform John Koza; Tara McGuinness; John Samples John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They ... John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Tara McGuinness moderated.
“Picking a President: Is It Time to Reform the Electoral College?” was an event at the Center for American Progress.
3:56 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Maureen Ohlhausen on Internet Privacy Harold Furchtgott-Roth; Maureen Ohlhausen Maureen Ohlhausen talked about the role of the federal government in Internet privacy issues. Maureen Ohlhausen talked about the role of the federal government in Internet privacy issues.
11:38 pm CT Approx. 24 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Rally in Virginia W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, Virginia. He talked about the presidential candidates' debate the previous night, saying that President Obama “still doesn’t have an agenda for his second term.” He also mentioned some of the people who asked questions in the town hall-style debate and criticized President Obama’s responses to them. 2:40 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Tea Party Movement Ideology Panelists talked about the ideological makeup of the tea party movement, in particular a study ... Panelists talked about the ideological makeup of the tea party movement, in particular a study that found most were united on economic issues but split on social issues. 5:15 am CT Approx. 1 hr. U.S. Health Care Policy Panelists discuss the health care policy mix, the year that was in 2012 and what to expect in ... Panelists discuss the health care policy mix, the year that was in 2012 and what to expect in 2013. Congressional staffers who specialize in health care policy said the next election will determine the direction of health care. The staffers for both Senator Coburn and Representative Burgess who are medical doctors, talked about the next steps in health care including finding a long-term solution to Doc fix, attempt to keep Medicare payments on par with rising health care costs.
12:03 am CT Approx. 38 min. President Obama Campaign Rally in Iowa Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked ... President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked about the presidential debate with Mitt Romney the night before, calling Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s economic plan a “sketchy deal.” He also talked about his administration’s accomplishments. 4:18 am CT Approx. 57 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 debated campaign issues at DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on the campus of Notre Dame University. They responded to questions submitted by voters.
Courtesy of Lakeshore PBS.
12:42 am CT Approx. 35 min. Paul Ryan and Condoleezza Rice at Campaign Event Rob Portman; Condoleezza Rice; Paul Ryan Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State ... Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke at a campaign event for Mitt Romney. Representative Ryan focused his remarks on the effects of the nation’s economic downturn on women, stating that “26 million women are trapped in poverty” and “half-a-million women more are unemployed today than when President Obama took office.” In her first official campaign appearance for the Romney-Ryan ticket, former Secretary Rice emphasized the urgent call to put America back to work, one that she stated “cannot wait another four years.” They spoke at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio. 5:18 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. United States and United Kingdom Banking Standards Paul Volcker Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee ... Former Federal Reserve Chair Paul Volcker testified before a joint British parliamentary committee on the differences between the United States and United Kingdom banking standards. He also covered the complexity of regulation, proprietary trading, “banking culture,” and the Volcker Rule, included in the Dodd-Frank 2010 financial regulations law, which restricts U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. He also said that a U.K. proposal to separate retail banks from investments banks was a good idea in theory but would likely be “permeable over time.”
1:22 am CT Approx. 49 min. Florida Senate Debate Florida Senate candidates Senator Bill Nelson (D) and Representative Connie Mack (R) debated ... Florida Senate candidates Senator Bill Nelson (D) and Representative Connie Mack (R) debated campaign issues that included tax policy, health care, immigration, the federal budget, and national security and foreign policy.
2:16 am CT Approx. 59 min. New York Senate Debate Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY-D) and Wendy Long (R), the challenger for her seat in the Senate, ... Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY-D) and Wendy Long (R), the challenger for her seat in the Senate, debated campaign issues at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. 
Courtesy of NY 1 and YNN.
3:19 am CT Approx. 53 min. Washington Senate Debate Incumbent Senator Maria Cantwell (D) and challenger Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner ... Incumbent Senator Maria Cantwell (D) and challenger Washington State Senator Michael Baumgartner (R) met in their first debate for Washington’s Senate seat. This League of Women Voters of Washington debate was at the KCTS 9 Studios.
Courtesy KCTS-TV.
4:19 am CT Approx. 35 min. Paul Ryan and Condoleezza Rice at Campaign Event Rob Portman; Condoleezza Rice; Paul Ryan Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State ... Vice presidential candidate Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke at a campaign event for Mitt Romney. Representative Ryan focused his remarks on the effects of the nation’s economic downturn on women, stating that “26 million women are trapped in poverty” and “half-a-million women more are unemployed today than when President Obama took office.” In her first official campaign appearance for the Romney-Ryan ticket, former Secretary Rice emphasized the urgent call to put America back to work, one that she stated “cannot wait another four years.” They spoke at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio.
4:54 am CT Approx. 25 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Rally in Virginia W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally in at Tidewater Community College in Chesapeake, Virginia. He talked about the presidential candidates' debate the previous night, saying that President Obama “still doesn’t have an agenda for his second term.” He also mentioned some of the people who asked questions in the town hall-style debate and criticized President Obama’s responses to them.
5:20 am CT Approx. 38 min. President Obama Campaign Rally in Iowa Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked ... President Obama spoke at a campaign event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. He talked about the presidential debate with Mitt Romney the night before, calling Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s economic plan a “sketchy deal.” He also talked about his administration’s accomplishments.