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6:00 am CT Approx. 3 hr. 2 min. LIVE Washington Journal Program 11/07/2012 ; Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the results of the 2012 elections. Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the results of the 2012 elections. 6:00 am CT Approx. 35 min. LIVE Question Time ; Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg answered questions from members of his party and the ... Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg answered questions from members of his party and the opposition. Prime Minister David Cameron was away on an official trip. Members offered congratulations to President Obama on winning the U.S. presidential election. Other questions focused on the British economy, cuts within the National Health Service and trade relations with the United States. 5:19 am CT Approx. 3 hr. 35 min. Cuban Missile Crisis, A 50th Anniversary Retrospective Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on ... Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. Topics ranged from the history of the incident, its impact on the Cold War and generations following the crisis, diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union, the U.S. and Cuba, as well as international nuclear arms control policy in the ensuing decades. Short video and audio clips were shown during the presentations. Participants included Sergei Khrushchev, the son of Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev.
9:02 am CT Approx. 46 min. House and Senate Race Results Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
6:36 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 25 min. In Depth with Steven Johnson ; Author Steven Johnson, co-founder and editor-in-chief of FEED, the former science and culture web ... Author Steven Johnson, co-founder and editor-in-chief of FEED, the former science and culture web magazine, talked about his life, career, and body of work and responded to telephone calls and electronic communicatons. He focused on issues such as communications technology, ways in which innovation affects government policy an daily lives, copyright and intellectual property, and the impact of developments in online technology and social media on the economy and lives of Americans. 
He is the author of eight books: Interface Culture: How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate (1999); Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software (2002); Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life (2005); Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter (2005); The Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic -- and How it Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World (2006); The Invention of Air: A Story of Science, Faith, Revolution, and the Birth of America (2008); Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation (2010); Future Perfect: The Case of Progress in a Networked Age (2012).
8:55 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Book Discussion on Rising up from Indian Country ; Author Ann Durkin Keating presents an illustrated lecture based on her latest book, Rising Up ... Author Ann Durkin Keating presents an illustrated lecture based on her latest book, Rising Up from Indian Country: The Battle of Fort Dearborn and the Birth of Chicago. She talked about the early history of the area that would become Chicago, the role that the 1812 massacre at Fort Dearborn played in the settling of the territories, and the early life of Chicago. She also responded to questions.
9:49 am CT Approx. 44 min. Congressional Impact of 2012 Election Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country.*
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
10:10 am CT Approx. 59 min. LIVE Post-Election Analysis Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results ... Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results and implications of the 2012 elections. Topics included the campaign strategy of President Obama and the Democratic Party, the reluctance of both campaigns reach out to Americans with disabilities despite the fact that one in five citizens had some type of disability, and what the election means for the future. After their discussion, panelists answered questions from the audience. The second panel focused heavily on voter demographics and campaign issues, and the ability of the two parties to work together during the lame-duck and new session of Congress.*Ralph Reed acknowledged that changing demographics were a problem for Republicans and suggested that the party should reach out to the Latino community.
Laszlo Strategies held this forum in the Rayburn House Office Building.
10:06 am CT Approx. 50 min. Declaration of Independence ; Alexander Tsesis talked about his book For Liberty and Equality: The Life and Times of the ... Alexander Tsesis talked about his book For Liberty and Equality: The Life and Times of the Declaration of Independence, a history of the Declaration of Independence from its creation in 1776 to the present. The book examined the numerous ways the document had influenced American politics, laws, and society. He also responded to questions from the audience.
10:33 am CT Approx. 38 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama winning a second term. Greta ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama winning a second term. Greta Brawner announced election results from the newsroom. 11:12 am CT Approx. 35 min. Book Discussion on Dangerous Ambition, Rebecca West and Dorothy Thompson ; Susan Hertog talked about her book chronicling the lives of two early feminists working in ... Susan Hertog talked about her book chronicling the lives of two early feminists working in journalism, Dangerous Ambition: Rebecca West and Dorothy Thompson: New Women in Search of Love and Power. During the early 20th century, Rebecca West, an English journalist, novelist, and critic, and Dorothy Thompson, an American journalist and first female head of a U.S. news bureau in Europe, defied convention to achieve unprecedented fame in a male-dominated era. She responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was an event in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 12th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.
10:57 am CT Approx. 3 min. White House of the Confederacy, Part 2 Preview This second of a two-part look at the wartime home of Confederate States of America President ... This second of a two-part look at the wartime home of Confederate States of America President Jefferson Davis features the second floor of the mansion, where Davis spent many hours in his office, and his children played nearby in a large parlor. Our tour guide is Dean Knight of the Museum of the Confederacy, a non-profit organization which owns and operates the White House.
11:12 am CT Approx. 16 min. LIVE Senate Majority Leader Reid on Election Results Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in ... Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in which Democrats maintained control of the U.S. Senate. He talked about the the upcoming lame-duck session of Congress and the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He responded to questions from reporters in the Senate Radio-TV Gallery Studio. 11:49 am CT Approx. 43 min. Book Discussion on I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had In his book, actor Tony Danza recounts the year he spent teaching 10th grade English in ... In his book, actor Tony Danza recounts the year he spent teaching 10th grade English in Philadelphia’s largest high school. The author, who before becoming an actor had wanted to be a teacher, recalls the initial troubles he had engaging his students and his later breakthroughs. Mr. Danza responded to questions from members of the audience at the Philadelphia Free Library. 11:02 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. Civil War Historians Discuss the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation Duke University History Professor Thavolia Glymph and University of Richmond President Edward ... Duke University History Professor Thavolia Glymph and University of Richmond President Edward Ayers were among the historians who explored the circumstances, outcomes, and ongoing considerations of emancipation. They first placed President Lincoln’s September 1862 issuance of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation in the context of the Civil War, then discussed how Americans think and talk about emancipation today. They responded to questions from the audience.
11:29 am CT Approx. 38 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama winning a second term.*Greta ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama winning a second term.*Greta Brawner announced election results from the newsroom. Topics included the remarks about the “fiscal cliff” just made by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV). 12:33 pm CT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Republican Agenda Post-2012 Election Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They ... Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They criticized failed Republican candidates, Brent Bozell saying that when they “run as Democrats light, they lose.” Topics included campaign issues, conservative numbers in the House and Senate, and the future of the Republican Party. They responded to questions by reporters at this event held by ConservativeHQ.com at the National Press Club. 12:21 pm CT Approx. 56 min. The CIA and Regime Change in the Cold War Colorado School of Mines Professor Kenneth Osgood looks at the CIA and Regime Change in the Cold ... Colorado School of Mines Professor Kenneth Osgood looks at the CIA and Regime Change in the Cold War. Professor Osgood discusses several examples of the CIA’s involvement in covert regime change operations, including coups in Guatemala in 1954 and in Chile in 1973.
12:08 pm CT Approx. 43 min. LIVE Voter Demographics and 2012 Elections Panelists analyzed the impact of various voter demographics on the 2012 election ... Panelists analyzed the impact of various voter demographics on the 2012 election results. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
Gregory Capelli made luncheon remarks about the education of the work force.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
1:16 pm CT Approx. 58 min. After Words with Hanna Rosin ; The founder of DoubleX, the women’s section of online magazine Slate, talked about the many ... The founder of DoubleX, the women’s section of online magazine Slate, talked about the many ways in which men are no longer the dominant sex in American society, and how the trend was becoming more international. She discusses her findings with The Daily Caller’s Tucker Carlson. 1:19 pm CT Approx. 3 hr. 35 min. Cuban Missile Crisis, A 50th Anniversary Retrospective Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on ... Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. Topics ranged from the history of the incident, its impact on the Cold War and generations following the crisis, diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union, the U.S. and Cuba, as well as international nuclear arms control policy in the ensuing decades. Short video and audio clips were shown during the presentations. Participants included Sergei Khrushchev, the son of Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev.
12:51 pm CT Approx. 34 min. LIVE Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in ... Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned President Obama’s math in his tax increase proposal, saying that it would not close the debt gap.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
2:16 pm CT Approx. 54 min. Book Discussion on Snow-Storm in August Jefferson Morley, Washington correspondent for Salon recounts the first race riot in Washington, ... Jefferson Morley, Washington correspondent for Salon recounts the first race riot in Washington, D.C. in August 1835. The riotswere followed by two criminaltrialstried by the City’s district attorney, Francis Scott Key, the author of The Star Spangled Banner. Key defended slavery in his prosecution and sought capital punishment, only to be thwarted by the alleged victim, Anna Thornton; whose late husband William Thornton, designed the United States Capitol. Jefferson Morley speaks at Magers &Quinn Booksellers in Minneapolis. 4:55 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Book Discussion on Rising up from Indian Country ; Author Ann Durkin Keating presents an illustrated lecture based on her latest book, Rising Up ... Author Ann Durkin Keating presents an illustrated lecture based on her latest book, Rising Up from Indian Country: The Battle of Fort Dearborn and the Birth of Chicago. She talked about the early history of the area that would become Chicago, the role that the 1812 massacre at Fort Dearborn played in the settling of the territories, and the early life of Chicago. She also responded to questions.
1:26 pm CT Approx. 7 min. Claire McCaskill Victory Speech Senator Claire McCaskill (D) reacted to winning the Missouri Senate race against Representative ... Senator Claire McCaskill (D) reacted to winning the Missouri Senate race against Representative Todd Akin (R). 3:10 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on Winter of the World ; ; Historical novelist Ken Follett spoke about the second book in his Century Trilogy focusing ... Historical novelist Ken Follett spoke about the second book in his Century Trilogy focusing on American, English, German, Russian, and Welsh families as they traversed the social and political landscape of World War II. The novel covered a wide range of events from the burning of the Reichstag, to the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the battle of Midway, to the development and use of the atomic bomb. He also responded to questions from the audience. 6:04 pm CT Approx. 52 min. Declaration of Independence ; Alexander Tsesis talked about his book For Liberty and Equality: The Life and Times of the ... Alexander Tsesis talked about his book For Liberty and Equality: The Life and Times of the Declaration of Independence, a history of the Declaration of Independence from its creation in 1776 to the present. The book examined the numerous ways the document had influenced American politics, laws, and society. He also responded to questions from the audience.
1:34 pm CT Approx. 26 min. LIVE FEMA and Red Cross Conference Call on Hurricane Sandy ; Craig Fugate and Charley Shimanski held a conference call with reporters to give an update on ... Craig Fugate and Charley Shimanski held a conference call with reporters to give an update on relief efforts following Hurricane Sandy. Housing, rental assistance, and continued power outages were major concerns, as was the winter storm scheduled to move through the northeast, including areas already damaged by the hurricane. They discussed the resources being deployed and how social media was helping with their operations, as well as the other organizations helping with relief efforts. 
Images from Web sites were shown in the background.
4:12 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. 2012 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards The 77th annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards were presented to “books that have made an ... The 77th annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards were presented to “books that have made an important contribution to society’s understanding of racism and diversity of human cultures.” Jury Chair Henry Louis Gates, Jr. presented a lifetime achievement award to Arnold Rampersad, humanities professor at Stanford University and author of biographies of Ralph Ellison and Langston Hughes. Awards are also given for non-fiction, David Blight, American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era and David Livingstone Smith, Less Than Human: Why We Demean, Enslave, and Exterminate Others and for fiction, Esi Edugyan, Half-Blood Blues: A Novel. The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards were held at the Ohio Theatre in Cleveland. 6:56 pm CT Approx. 3 min. White House of the Confederacy, Part 2 Preview This second of a two-part look at the wartime home of Confederate States of America President ... This second of a two-part look at the wartime home of Confederate States of America President Jefferson Davis features the second floor of the mansion, where Davis spent many hours in his office, and his children played nearby in a large parlor. Our tour guide is Dean Knight of the Museum of the Confederacy, a non-profit organization which owns and operates the White House.
2:01 pm CT Approx. 22 min. Tim Kaine Victory Speech Former Governor Tim Kaine (D) reacted to winning the Virginia Senate race against former Senator ... Former Governor Tim Kaine (D) reacted to winning the Virginia Senate race against former Senator George Allen (R). 5:34 pm CT Approx. 59 min. After Words with John Jenkins ; Legal journalist John Jenkins detailed the early career and 33-year Supreme Court tenure of former ... Legal journalist John Jenkins detailed the early career and 33-year Supreme Court tenure of former Chief Justice William Rehnquist and spoke to Joan Biskupic about his book The Partisan: The Life of William Rehnquist. They talked about early influences on Chief Justice Rehnquist’s jurisprudence, legal thinking, and tenure on the court. He also talked about research for the book and information found in the primary sources. 7:00 pm CT Approx. 33 min. Question Time ; Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg answered questions from members of his party and the ... Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg answered questions from members of his party and the opposition. Prime Minister David Cameron was away on an official trip. Members offered congratulations to President Obama on winning the U.S. presidential election. Other questions focused on the British economy, cuts within the National Health Service and trade relations with the United States.
2:24 pm CT Approx. 5 min. George Allen Concession Speech Former Senator George Allen (R) reacted to losing the Virginia Senate race against former Governor ... Former Senator George Allen (R) reacted to losing the Virginia Senate race against former Governor Tim Kaine (D). 6:36 pm CT Approx. 24 min. Book Discussion on The Richest Woman in America Biographer Janet Wallach recalled the life of Hetty Green (1834-1916), whose investment of her ... Biographer Janet Wallach recalled the life of Hetty Green (1834-1916), whose investment of her family inheritance resulted in a net worth of close to $100 million ($2.5 billion adjusted for inflation) by the end of her life. Janet Wallach speaks at Corner Bookshop in New York City and answered questions from the audience. 7:37 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. International Cybersecurity Threats A panel of leading practitioners in industry, government and academia discussed and debated the ... A panel of leading practitioners in industry, government and academia discussed and debated the pressing issues in combating cyberterrorism, a growing threat to individuals, companies and government institutions. They each made a slide presentation and then the panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Cyber Terrorism, Cyber Security, and War: Fighting in a Virtual World” was a program of the 2012 Fall Meeting of the ABA Section of International Law at the Miami Beach Fontainebleau Hotel.
2:30 pm CT Approx. 13 min. LIVE Speaker Boehner on the Budget and Tax Cuts The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and ... The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and Mrs. Obama and Vice President and Mrs. Biden. He spoke to reporters about working with President Obama and the Senate to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” the impending automatic tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He said that Republicans would consider a deal that includes higher taxes “under the right conditions.” He also stated, “Mr. President, this is your moment. We’re ready to be led....We want you to succeed.” He did not respond to questions. 7:03 pm CT Approx. 2 hr. 3 min. Post-Election Analysis Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results ... Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results and implications of the 2012 elections. Topics included the campaign strategy of President Obama and the Democratic Party, the reluctance of both campaigns reach out to Americans with disabilities despite the fact that one in five citizens had some type of disability, and what the election means for the future. After their discussion, panelists answered questions from the audience. The second panel focused heavily on voter demographics and campaign issues, and the ability of the two parties to work together during the lame-duck and new session of Congress.*Ralph Reed acknowledged that changing demographics were a problem for Republicans and suggested that the party should reach out to the Latino community.
Laszlo Strategies held this forum in the Rayburn House Office Building.
9:12 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. Cyber Attack Scenario Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chair James Cartwright and others took part in a role-playing ... Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chair James Cartwright and others took part in a role-playing game as part of a cybersecurity conference. The participants pretended a foreign country had launched a cyber attack against a U.S. oil company. They talked about how the government had not yet come up with a policy defining “an act of war” in the context of a cyber attack.
2:43 pm CT Approx. 19 min. LIVE Open Phones on the Economy and Federal Budget Telephone lines were open for viewer comments after Speaker John Boehner’s (R-OH) news ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments after Speaker John Boehner’s (R-OH) news conference on the “fiscal cliff.” Live scenes from after the press conference and video clips of the conference were shown in the background. A video clip of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-NV) news conference earlier in the day on the 2012 elections results was also shown. 9:06 pm CT Approx. 6 min. Post-Election Viewer Reactions Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” 10:34 pm CT Approx. 26 min. Senate Cybersecurity Legislation ; ; Panelists talked about prospects for passing cybersecurity legislation in the U.S. Senate, S.2105. ... Panelists talked about prospects for passing cybersecurity legislation in the U.S. Senate, S.2105. Topics included the necessity of the legislation what is included in the bill, and reasons it was stalled in the Senate. They also answered questions from audience members.
This discussion was part of a Washington Post conference on cybersecurity.
3:02 pm CT Approx. 7 min. Mitt Romney Concession Speech Mitt Romney spoke to supporters at his presidential campaign headquarters in Boston, thanking them ... Mitt Romney spoke to supporters at his presidential campaign headquarters in Boston, thanking them for their efforts on his behalf. He also said that he had called President Obama to wish him well in his next term and called for bipartisanship in addressing the nation’s challenges. He appeared alone on the dais and was joined by family after his remarks. 9:16 pm CT Approx. 52 min. African-American Voters and the 2012 Election ; One day after the 2012 presidential election, David Bositis talked about the impact of the ... One day after the 2012 presidential election, David Bositis talked about the impact of the African-American vote during the 2012 election and examined what the outcome of the election could mean for minority communities in the U.S. His studies said that President Obama’s margin of victory came from the black vote in the swing state of Ohio. He responded to questions from members of the audience at the a luncheon meeting at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. 11:00 pm CT Approx. 45 min. Future of Cybersecurity Panelists talked about challenges to Congress passing legislation on cybersecurity. They ... Panelists talked about challenges to Congress passing legislation on cybersecurity. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
3:09 pm CT Approx. 30 min. President Obama Victory Speech President Obama thanked supporters gathered at his presidential campaign headquarters at McCormick ... President Obama thanked supporters gathered at his presidential campaign headquarters at McCormick Place in Chicago. He thanked them for their efforts in his re-election campaign and called for unity in his next term. He was joined on stage by his family. 10:10 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 57 min. Security Forces in Arab States The U.S. Institute of Peace hosted a discussion on the state of security forces in Egypt, Tunisia, ... The U.S. Institute of Peace hosted a discussion on the state of security forces in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and Syria. All four countries were in some state of political transition with the army, police and intelligence services playing different roles in each. Topics included enforcing civilian control over security forces, dealing with corruption and training options. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.
Manal Omar participated by Skype from Cairo.
11:45 pm CT Approx. 6 min. Post-Election Viewer Reactions Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?”
3:39 pm CT Approx. 6 min. Post-Election Viewer Reactions Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” 1:16 am CT Approx. 58 min. Post-Election Analysis Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results ... Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results and implications of the 2012 elections. Topics included the campaign strategy of President Obama and the Democratic Party, the reluctance of both campaigns reach out to Americans with disabilities despite the fact that one in five citizens had some type of disability, and what the election means for the future. After their discussion, panelists answered questions from the audience. The second panel focused heavily on voter demographics and campaign issues, and the ability of the two parties to work together during the lame-duck and new session of Congress.*Ralph Reed acknowledged that changing demographics were a problem for Republicans and suggested that the party should reach out to the Latino community.
Laszlo Strategies held this forum in the Rayburn House Office Building.
11:54 pm CT Approx. 54 min. Future of Penn State University ; Penn State President Rodney Erickson talked about actions the university had taken in response to ... Penn State President Rodney Erickson talked about actions the university had taken in response to its mishandling of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky’s child sexual abuse crimes. He detailed plans to refocus the university and change campus culture to prevent a similar incident from occurring, including the hiring of a federal law compliance coordinator, ethics training, and an athletics integrity agreement with the NCAA. He also answered written questions from audience members.
3:47 pm CT Approx. 37 min. Republican Agenda Post-2012 Election Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They ... Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They criticized failed Republican candidates, Brent Bozell saying that when they “run as Democrats light, they lose.” Topics included campaign issues, conservative numbers in the House and Senate, and the future of the Republican Party. They responded to questions by reporters at this event held by ConservativeHQ.com at the National Press Club. 2:16 am CT Approx. 52 min. African-American Voters and the 2012 Election ; One day after the 2012 presidential election, David Bositis talked about the impact of the ... One day after the 2012 presidential election, David Bositis talked about the impact of the African-American vote during the 2012 election and examined what the outcome of the election could mean for minority communities in the U.S. His studies said that President Obama’s margin of victory came from the black vote in the swing state of Ohio. He responded to questions from members of the audience at the a luncheon meeting at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. 12:50 am CT Approx. 33 min. Question Time ; Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg answered questions from members of his party and the ... Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg answered questions from members of his party and the opposition. Prime Minister David Cameron was away on an official trip. Members offered congratulations to President Obama on winning the U.S. presidential election. Other questions focused on the British economy, cuts within the National Health Service and trade relations with the United States.
5:31 pm CT Approx. 3 min. Post-Election Analysis Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results ... Journalists, pollsters and Republican and Democratic Party representatives analyzed the results and implications of the 2012 elections. Topics included the campaign strategy of President Obama and the Democratic Party, the reluctance of both campaigns reach out to Americans with disabilities despite the fact that one in five citizens had some type of disability, and what the election means for the future. After their discussion, panelists answered questions from the audience. The second panel focused heavily on voter demographics and campaign issues, and the ability of the two parties to work together during the lame-duck and new session of Congress.*Ralph Reed acknowledged that changing demographics were a problem for Republicans and suggested that the party should reach out to the Latino community.
Laszlo Strategies held this forum in the Rayburn House Office Building.
3:10 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 57 min. Security Forces in Arab States The U.S. Institute of Peace hosted a discussion on the state of security forces in Egypt, Tunisia, ... The U.S. Institute of Peace hosted a discussion on the state of security forces in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and Syria. All four countries were in some state of political transition with the army, police and intelligence services playing different roles in each. Topics included enforcing civilian control over security forces, dealing with corruption and training options. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.
Manal Omar participated by Skype from Cairo.
1:27 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. International Cybersecurity Threats A panel of leading practitioners in industry, government and academia discussed and debated the ... A panel of leading practitioners in industry, government and academia discussed and debated the pressing issues in combating cyberterrorism, a growing threat to individuals, companies and government institutions. They each made a slide presentation and then the panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Cyber Terrorism, Cyber Security, and War: Fighting in a Virtual World” was a program of the 2012 Fall Meeting of the ABA Section of International Law at the Miami Beach Fontainebleau Hotel.
5:34 pm CT Approx. 51 min. African-American Voters and the 2012 Election ; One day after the 2012 presidential election, David Bositis talked about the impact of the ... One day after the 2012 presidential election, David Bositis talked about the impact of the African-American vote during the 2012 election and examined what the outcome of the election could mean for minority communities in the U.S. His studies said that President Obama’s margin of victory came from the black vote in the swing state of Ohio. He responded to questions from members of the audience at the a luncheon meeting at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. 5:12 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. International Cybersecurity Threats A panel of leading practitioners in industry, government and academia discussed and debated the ... A panel of leading practitioners in industry, government and academia discussed and debated the pressing issues in combating cyberterrorism, a growing threat to individuals, companies and government institutions. They each made a slide presentation and then the panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Cyber Terrorism, Cyber Security, and War: Fighting in a Virtual World” was a program of the 2012 Fall Meeting of the ABA Section of International Law at the Miami Beach Fontainebleau Hotel.
3:02 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. Cyber Attack Scenario Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chair James Cartwright and others took part in a role-playing ... Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chair James Cartwright and others took part in a role-playing game as part of a cybersecurity conference. The participants pretended a foreign country had launched a cyber attack against a U.S. oil company. They talked about how the government had not yet come up with a policy defining “an act of war” in the context of a cyber attack.
6:26 pm CT Approx. 33 min. Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in ... Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned President Obama’s math in his tax increase proposal, saying that it would not close the debt gap.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
4:23 am CT Approx. 26 min. Senate Cybersecurity Legislation ; ; Panelists talked about prospects for passing cybersecurity legislation in the U.S. Senate, S.2105. ... Panelists talked about prospects for passing cybersecurity legislation in the U.S. Senate, S.2105. Topics included the necessity of the legislation what is included in the bill, and reasons it was stalled in the Senate. They also answered questions from audience members.
This discussion was part of a Washington Post conference on cybersecurity.
7:00 pm CT Approx. 16 min. Senate Majority Leader Reid on Election Results Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in ... Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in which Democrats maintained control of the U.S. Senate. He talked about the the upcoming lame-duck session of Congress and the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He responded to questions from reporters in the Senate Radio-TV Gallery Studio. 4:49 am CT Approx. 45 min. Future of Cybersecurity Panelists talked about challenges to Congress passing legislation on cybersecurity. They ... Panelists talked about challenges to Congress passing legislation on cybersecurity. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
7:17 pm CT Approx. 11 min. Speaker Boehner on the Budget and Tax Cuts The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and ... The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and Mrs. Obama and Vice President and Mrs. Biden. He spoke to reporters about working with President Obama and the Senate to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” the impending automatic tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He said that Republicans would consider a deal that includes higher taxes “under the right conditions.” He also stated, “Mr. President, this is your moment. We’re ready to be led....We want you to succeed.” He did not respond to questions. 5:35 am CT Approx. 6 min. Post-Election Viewer Reactions Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?”
7:33 pm CT Approx. 45 min. House and Senate Race Results Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
5:44 am CT Approx. 54 min. Future of Penn State University ; Penn State President Rodney Erickson talked about actions the university had taken in response to ... Penn State President Rodney Erickson talked about actions the university had taken in response to its mishandling of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky’s child sexual abuse crimes. He detailed plans to refocus the university and change campus culture to prevent a similar incident from occurring, including the hiring of a federal law compliance coordinator, ethics training, and an athletics integrity agreement with the NCAA. He also answered written questions from audience members.
8:18 pm CT Approx. 43 min. Congressional Impact of 2012 Election Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country.*
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
9:02 pm CT Approx. 33 min. Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in ... Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned President Obama’s math in his tax increase proposal, saying that it would not close the debt gap.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
9:38 pm CT Approx. 38 min. Republican Agenda Post-2012 Election Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They ... Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They criticized failed Republican candidates, Brent Bozell saying that when they “run as Democrats light, they lose.” Topics included campaign issues, conservative numbers in the House and Senate, and the future of the Republican Party. They responded to questions by reporters at this event held by ConservativeHQ.com at the National Press Club.
10:20 pm CT Approx. 6 min. Post-Election Viewer Reactions Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?”
10:28 pm CT Approx. 17 min. Senate Majority Leader Reid on Election Results Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in ... Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in which Democrats maintained control of the U.S. Senate. He talked about the the upcoming lame-duck session of Congress and the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He responded to questions from reporters in the Senate Radio-TV Gallery Studio.
10:45 pm CT Approx. 12 min. Speaker Boehner on the Budget and Tax Cuts The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and ... The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and Mrs. Obama and Vice President and Mrs. Biden. He spoke to reporters about working with President Obama and the Senate to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” the impending automatic tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He said that Republicans would consider a deal that includes higher taxes “under the right conditions.” He also stated, “Mr. President, this is your moment. We’re ready to be led....We want you to succeed.” He did not respond to questions.
11:01 pm CT Approx. 45 min. House and Senate Race Results Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
11:46 pm CT Approx. 43 min. Congressional Impact of 2012 Election Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country.*
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
12:30 am CT Approx. 33 min. Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in ... Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned President Obama’s math in his tax increase proposal, saying that it would not close the debt gap.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
1:06 am CT Approx. 38 min. Republican Agenda Post-2012 Election Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They ... Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They criticized failed Republican candidates, Brent Bozell saying that when they “run as Democrats light, they lose.” Topics included campaign issues, conservative numbers in the House and Senate, and the future of the Republican Party. They responded to questions by reporters at this event held by ConservativeHQ.com at the National Press Club.
1:48 am CT Approx. 6 min. Post-Election Viewer Reactions Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?” Viewers commented on the question, “What do you think of the election results?”
1:57 am CT Approx. 17 min. Senate Majority Leader Reid on Election Results Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in ... Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke to reporters about the results of the 2012 elections, in which Democrats maintained control of the U.S. Senate. He talked about the the upcoming lame-duck session of Congress and the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He responded to questions from reporters in the Senate Radio-TV Gallery Studio.
2:15 am CT Approx. 12 min. Speaker Boehner on the Budget and Tax Cuts The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and ... The day after the 2012 elections, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) congratulated President and Mrs. Obama and Vice President and Mrs. Biden. He spoke to reporters about working with President Obama and the Senate to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” the impending automatic tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement. He said that Republicans would consider a deal that includes higher taxes “under the right conditions.” He also stated, “Mr. President, this is your moment. We’re ready to be led....We want you to succeed.” He did not respond to questions.
2:30 am CT Approx. 45 min. House and Senate Race Results Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
3:16 am CT Approx. 43 min. Congressional Impact of 2012 Election Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around ... Panelists analyzed the results of some of the most closely contested congressional races around the country.*
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
4:00 am CT Approx. 44 min. Preview of a Lame-Duck Congress and the Fiscal Cliff Former Senator Robert Bennett (R-UT) and former Representatives Dick Gephardt (D-MO) and Phil ... Former Senator Robert Bennett (R-UT) and former Representatives Dick Gephardt (D-MO) and Phil Sharp (D-IN) discussed what lies ahead for President Obama and Congress as they try to tackle the “fiscal cliff” during the lame-duck session. Mr. Gephardt and Mr. Bennett were skeptical a deal would be accomplished. However, all three agreed that President Obama must nominate someone to replace Treasury Secretary Geithner as quickly as possible.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
4:44 am CT Approx. 33 min. Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in ... Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned President Obama’s math in his tax increase proposal, saying that it would not close the debt gap.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
5:20 am CT Approx. 38 min. Republican Agenda Post-2012 Election Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They ... Conservatives discussed the implications of 2012 election results to their movement. They criticized failed Republican candidates, Brent Bozell saying that when they “run as Democrats light, they lose.” Topics included campaign issues, conservative numbers in the House and Senate, and the future of the Republican Party. They responded to questions by reporters at this event held by ConservativeHQ.com at the National Press Club.