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6:00 am CT Approx. 38 min. LIVE Open Phones Greta Brawner Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What is your message to ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What is your message to Washington with your vote in the 2012 elections?” 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.
5:44 am CT Approx. 54 min. Future of Penn State University Rodney Erickson; Theresa Werner 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.
6:40 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. LIVE Congress and the 2012 Presidential Election Gail Chaddock; Bob Cusack; Greta Brawner Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck ... Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck session of Congress. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the “fiscal cliff,” Senate procedures such as the filibuster and the “filling the tree” amendment process that have been used to obstruct legislation, and Republican Party interpretations of the election results. 6:47 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.
6:43 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Poverty in the United States Jared Bernstein and Charles Murray debated the role of government in addressing poverty and income ... Jared Bernstein and Charles Murray debated the role of government in addressing poverty and income inequality. Mr. Murray argued that communities work best with a traditional family structure, and “advance welfare states” discourage people from working and holding jobs. Mr. Bernstein countered that government assistance provides opportunity to help lift people out of poverty, saying, “If economy isn’t creating enough jobs, then it is the role of the public sector to create jobs.”
7:52 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. LIVE Obama Administration Second Term Margaret Talev; Scott Wilson; Greta Brawner Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They ... Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. They said the first item on the president’s agenda would be 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. Other topics included the economy and job creation, President Obama’s relationship with Congress, and immigration reform. 7:32 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. LIVE Post-Election Analysis with Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in ... Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in general, and the futures of both parties. Mr. Cook said Republicans need to appeal to a wider range of voters, warning, “Their center is older white men and that’s not where this country is going. The future doesn’t look like the Republican Party.” Mr. Rothenberg in his analysis asserted that Democratic voters' beliefs do not allow them to vote for Republican candidates, while Republican voters' beliefs leave them more open to supporting Democrats. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
This event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., was part of Leading Authorities' Association Lecture Series, co-hosted with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. There was introductory video.
8:01 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. LIVE 2012 Election and Education Policy Education scholars and policy leaders from both political parties discussed education priorities ... Education scholars and policy leaders from both political parties discussed education priorities for the Obama administration’s second term. Topics included the prospects for the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education and Higher Education Acts, the impact of federal budget cuts on education, and public opinion on issues such as charter schools, teacher evaluation, education spending, and reform. They also discussed the results of state elections, where education policies are implemented.
9:03 am CT Approx. 12 min. Speaker Boehner on the Budget and Tax Cuts John Boehner 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. 8:48 am CT Approx. 2 hr. Technology, Jobs, and the Urban Future Panelists talked about technology and entrepreneurial activity in urban areas throughout the ... Panelists talked about technology and entrepreneurial activity in urban areas throughout the country. They talked about U.S. competitiveness, creating jobs, economic growth, and revitalizing cities focusing on Detroit. Topics included innovation, education, infrastructure, immigration, and global competition. There were several panels and individual speakers with visual presentations. The final panel was co-sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations. There were some questions from audience members.
Techonomy Detroit, hosted by the Detroit Economic Club, was a multidisciplinary conference held in Wayne State University’s Community Arts Auditorium.
9:38 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 40 min. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Richard Cordray gave his semi-annual report to Congress of the Consumer Financial Protection ... Richard Cordray gave his semi-annual report to Congress of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). In his testimony he said that the CFPB would draft a proposal to address a provision of the Credit CARD Act that required companies to consider an applicant’s ability to pay before issuing a credit card. Among the other issues he addressed were mortgages, overseas money transfers, and the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial oversight law.
9:18 am CT Approx. 2 min. LIVE 2012 Election and the Lame-Duck Congress Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what ... Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what the first 100 days of the 113th could include. They focused on the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement. Other topics included the Senate farm bill and cybersecurity legislation.
“Focus on the Lame Duck and New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
10:49 am CT Approx. 20 min. Open Phones Greta Brawner Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What is your message to ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What is your message to Washington with your vote in the 2012 elections?” 12:23 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. National Security, Panel 1 Fordham Law School in New York City held a day-long conference focusing on the balance between ... Fordham Law School in New York City held a day-long conference focusing on the balance between government secrecy, transparency and public access to information. Panelists analyzed the implications of various national security leaks including military drone strikes, enhanced interrogation programs and WikiLeaks. This portion of the conference included remarks by security and legal officials including U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia Neil McBride, former U.S. District Court Judge for the District of Columbia James Robertson along with Kenneth Wainstein who served as the homeland security adviser under President George W. Bush. Fordham’s Center on National Security hosts this event. It’s about 1 hour and 10 minutes.
9:21 am CT Approx. 3 min. Open Phones Greta Brawner Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What is your message to ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What is your message to Washington with your vote in the 2012 elections?” 11:10 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. LIVE American Enterprise Institute Post-Election Analysis Panelists talked about 2012 voter blocs. Topics included which groups voted for which ... Panelists talked about 2012 voter blocs. Topics included which groups voted for which candidates, most important election issues, how soon voters made their ballot decisions, and some of the factors that determined the outcome of the election. 1:33 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. National Security, Panel 2 Fordham Law School in New York City held a day-long conference focusing on the balance between ... Fordham Law School in New York City held a day-long conference focusing on the balance between government secrecy, transparency and public access to information. Panelists analyzed the implications of various national security leaks including military drone strikes, enhanced interrogation programs and WikiLeaks. This portion of the conference included remarks by various national security reporters and law professors. David McCraw, New York Times assistant general counsel, moderated the discussion. Center on National Security hosts this event.
9:25 am CT Approx. 58 min. LIVE 2012 Election and the Lame-Duck Congress Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what ... Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what the first 100 days of the 113th could include. They focused on the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement. Other topics included the Senate farm bill and cybersecurity legislation.
“Focus on the Lame Duck and New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
2:04 pm 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.
3:02 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Future of Teacher Unions Terry Moe; Michael Petrilli; Joe Williams Joe Williams and Terry Moe argued the future of teachers unions. Mr. Moe said that ... Joe Williams and Terry Moe argued the future of teachers unions. Mr. Moe said that because of their power teachers unions hinder lawmakers efforts to reform the educational system and that one remedy is to eliminate collective bargaining rights. Joe Williams advocated for challenging unions to change while still retaining collective bargaining. The discussion included questions from audience members.
10:23 am CT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Guide to the 113th Congress Jason Dick; David Hawkings; Emily Pierce Panelists talked about upcoming leadership elections and likely committee assignments in both the ... Panelists talked about upcoming leadership elections and likely committee assignments in both the House and Senate for the 113th Congress. Topics included House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s future, possible replacements for retiring Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl, and Senate Minority Leader McConnell’s relationship with Senator Rand Paul.
“Guide to the New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
3:05 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.
4:26 pm CT Approx. 59 min. Environmental Policies of U.S. Presidents Environmentalists talked about their criteria for and the results of their ranking the environment ... Environmentalists talked about their criteria for and the results of their ranking the environment legacies of U.S. presidents.
11:26 am CT Approx. 37 min. African-American Voters and the 2012 Election David Bositis; Ralph Everett 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. 5:05 pm 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.
5:29 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Google and Anti-Trust Laws, Part One Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet ... Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet search, the evolving competitive landscape, and the role of government regulation. The panelists also talked about a new paper entitled “What Does the Chicago School Teach about Internet Search and the Anti-Trust Treatment of Google?,” authored by Gregory Sidak and Judge Robert Bork. The paper analyzed the anti-trust concerns over Google and the market for Internet search.
12:04 pm CT Approx. 23 min. LIVE FEMA and Red Cross Conference Call on Hurricane Sandy William Fugate; Charley Shimanski Craig Fugate and Charley Shimanski spoke with reporters via conference calls Hurricane Sand relief ... Craig Fugate and Charley Shimanski spoke with reporters via conference calls Hurricane Sand relief and recovery. Mr. Fugate said an additional 42,000 people were without power after the nor’easter storm moved through the area the previous night, which brought the power outage total to over 700,000. They also said Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Red Cross assistance shelters were reopening, and manufactured housing would be moved into the affected areas. 5:49 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Pollsters and the 2012 Election Results Alex Bratty; Charles Cook; Margie Omero Political analyst Charlie Cook, Democratic pollster Margi Omergo, and Republican pollster Alex ... Political analyst Charlie Cook, Democratic pollster Margi Omergo, and Republican pollster Alex Bratty discussed the many polls and surveys given prior to and after election day. Topics included “Wal-Mart moms” and minority voters in the 2012 presidential elections. Both pollsters agreed that the Republican Party must address the changing demographics in order to survive.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.
7:01 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. American Enterprise Institute Post-Election Analysis Panelists talked about 2012 voter blocs. Topics included which groups voted for which ... Panelists talked about 2012 voter blocs. Topics included which groups voted for which candidates, most important election issues, how soon voters made their ballot decisions, and some of the factors that determined the outcome of the election.
12:30 pm CT Approx. 29 min. Obama Administration Second Term Margaret Talev; Scott Wilson; Greta Brawner Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They ... Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. They said the first item on the president’s agenda would be 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. Other topics included the economy and job creation, President Obama’s relationship with Congress, and immigration reform. 7:01 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. U.S. Middle East Policy in the Obama Administration's Second Term James Jeffrey; Dennis B. Ross; Robert Satloff Former presidential advisers Dennis Ross and James Jeffrey assessed U.S. Middle East policy in the ... Former presidential advisers Dennis Ross and James Jeffrey assessed U.S. Middle East policy in the Obama administration’s second term. They talked about unrest in Syria and their concerns about Egypt’s government. Dennis Ross said that the administration’s sanctions on Iran had been effective but that 2013 would require a more forceful approach to counter Iran’s nuclear ambitions. 8:51 pm CT Approx. 56 min. 2012 Election Review Panelists discussed the 2012 election results, focusing on the presidential race, including an ... Panelists discussed the 2012 election results, focusing on the presidential race, including an in-depth look at the demographic breakdown of voter turnout and what the implications of the post-election statistics are on the new political landscape. The panelists agreed that minority voters and changing demographics hurt the Republican Party.
“What Just Happened?” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
1:00 pm CT Approx. 48 min. LIVE 2012 Election Economic Issues Panelists, former congressional staff members, talked about economic issues facing the lame-duck ... Panelists, former congressional staff members, talked about economic issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as how they could be addressed by the different membership of the 113th Congress. The main topic was the “fiscal cliff” of impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement.
This was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
10:17 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.
9:48 pm CT Approx. 58 min. 2012 Election and the Lame-Duck Congress Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what ... Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what the first 100 days of the 113th could include. They focused on the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement. Other topics included the Senate farm bill and cybersecurity legislation.
“Focus on the Lame Duck and New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
1:48 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Lobbying, Advocacy, and Engagement Lobbyists and political strategists, former congressional staff members, talked about the impact ... Lobbyists and political strategists, former congressional staff members, talked about the impact of the 2012 election results on lobbyists and their clients. Topics included the possibility of an agreement being reached to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement.
“Lobbying, Advocacy and Engagement” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
11:55 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. U.S. Middle East Policy in the Obama Administration's Second Term James Jeffrey; Dennis B. Ross; Robert Satloff Former presidential advisers Dennis Ross and James Jeffrey assessed U.S. Middle East policy in the ... Former presidential advisers Dennis Ross and James Jeffrey assessed U.S. Middle East policy in the Obama administration’s second term. They talked about unrest in Syria and their concerns about Egypt’s government. Dennis Ross said that the administration’s sanctions on Iran had been effective but that 2013 would require a more forceful approach to counter Iran’s nuclear ambitions. 10:47 pm CT Approx. 58 min. Guide to the 113th Congress Jason Dick; David Hawkings; Emily Pierce Panelists talked about upcoming leadership elections and likely committee assignments in both the ... Panelists talked about upcoming leadership elections and likely committee assignments in both the House and Senate for the 113th Congress. Topics included House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s future, possible replacements for retiring Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl, and Senate Minority Leader McConnell’s relationship with Senator Rand Paul.
“Guide to the New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
2:50 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.
3:10 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. Arab Media on U.S.-Arab Relations Members of the Arab media remarked on how they view the U.S. while reporting for Middle Eastern ... Members of the Arab media remarked on how they view the U.S. while reporting for Middle Eastern networks. They also talked about the changing news environment, including the influence of social media.
Then John Duke Anthony delivered a closing summary of the conference.
The 21st Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference was held by the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.
11:46 pm CT Approx. 44 min. 2012 Election Economic Issues Panelists, former congressional staff members, talked about economic issues facing the lame-duck ... Panelists, former congressional staff members, talked about economic issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as how they could be addressed by the different membership of the 113th Congress. The main topic was the “fiscal cliff” of impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement.
This was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
3:38 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Post-Election Analysis with Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in ... Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in general, and the futures of both parties. Mr. Cook said Republicans need to appeal to a wider range of voters, warning, “Their center is older white men and that’s not where this country is going. The future doesn’t look like the Republican Party.” Mr. Rothenberg in his analysis asserted that Democratic voters' beliefs do not allow them to vote for Republican candidates, while Republican voters' beliefs leave them more open to supporting Democrats. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
This event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., was part of Leading Authorities' Association Lecture Series, co-hosted with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. There was introductory video.
4:28 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Global Health and National Security The Center for Strategic and International Studies held a forum on its new report, Global ... The Center for Strategic and International Studies held a forum on its new report, Global Health as a Bridge to Security, which showed that nations with healthy populations are more likely to be peaceful, prosperous and productive. The panelists focused on on the health challenges for both U.S. military and civilian personnel in responding to health emergencies abroad and the policy considerations in making health and security a center of U.S. foreign policy debate. They also discussed the role of non-governmental organizations and the private sector, and the difficulty in getting adequate funding for foreign aid relief. The program opened with a multimedia presentation and at the end the panelists responded to questions from members of the audience. 12:33 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. American Enterprise Institute Post-Election Analysis Panelists talked about 2012 voter blocs. Topics included which groups voted for which ... Panelists talked about 2012 voter blocs. Topics included which groups voted for which candidates, most important election issues, how soon voters made their ballot decisions, and some of the factors that determined the outcome of the election.
4:44 pm CT Approx. 56 min. 2012 Election Review Panelists discussed the 2012 election results, focusing on the presidential race, including an ... Panelists discussed the 2012 election results, focusing on the presidential race, including an in-depth look at the demographic breakdown of voter turnout and what the implications of the post-election statistics are on the new political landscape. The panelists agreed that minority voters and changing demographics hurt the Republican Party.
“What Just Happened?” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
2:25 am CT Approx. 56 min. 2012 Election Review Panelists discussed the 2012 election results, focusing on the presidential race, including an ... Panelists discussed the 2012 election results, focusing on the presidential race, including an in-depth look at the demographic breakdown of voter turnout and what the implications of the post-election statistics are on the new political landscape. The panelists agreed that minority voters and changing demographics hurt the Republican Party.
“What Just Happened?” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
5:42 pm CT Approx. 47 min. Congress and the 2012 Presidential Election Gail Chaddock; Bob Cusack; Greta Brawner Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck ... Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck session of Congress. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the “fiscal cliff,” Senate procedures such as the filibuster and the “filling the tree” amendment process that have been used to obstruct legislation, and Republican Party interpretations of the election results. 3:21 am CT Approx. 59 min. 2012 Election and the Lame-Duck Congress Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what ... Panelists talked about issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as what the first 100 days of the 113th could include. They focused on the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement. Other topics included the Senate farm bill and cybersecurity legislation.
“Focus on the Lame Duck and New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
6:34 pm CT Approx. 26 min. Defense Department Briefing George Little Pentagon spokesman George Little briefed reporters and answered questions about a number of issues ... Pentagon spokesman George Little briefed reporters and answered questions about a number of issues including an Iranian fighter plane firing on an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone over international waters the previous week. 4:20 am CT Approx. 59 min. Guide to the 113th Congress Jason Dick; David Hawkings; Emily Pierce Panelists talked about upcoming leadership elections and likely committee assignments in both the ... Panelists talked about upcoming leadership elections and likely committee assignments in both the House and Senate for the 113th Congress. Topics included House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s future, possible replacements for retiring Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl, and Senate Minority Leader McConnell’s relationship with Senator Rand Paul.
“Guide to the New Congress” was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
7:03 pm CT Approx. 28 min. Obama Campaign Conference Call President Obama’s senior presidential campaign staff held a conference call with the media ... President Obama’s senior presidential campaign staff held a conference call with the media about the results of the 2012 presidential election. Topics included voter turnout, the role of outside money, and their view of the state of the Republican Party. 5:19 am CT Approx. 44 min. 2012 Election Economic Issues Panelists, former congressional staff members, talked about economic issues facing the lame-duck ... Panelists, former congressional staff members, talked about economic issues facing the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress, as well as how they could be addressed by the different membership of the 113th Congress. The main topic was the “fiscal cliff” of impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 triggered by the debt ceiling agreement if Congress can not reach a new budget agreement.
This was a panel of CQ Roll Call’s “"Election Impact Conference,” held in the Ronald Reagan Building.
7:31 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Post-Election Analysis with Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in ... Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in general, and the futures of both parties. Mr. Cook said Republicans need to appeal to a wider range of voters, warning, “Their center is older white men and that’s not where this country is going. The future doesn’t look like the Republican Party.” Mr. Rothenberg in his analysis asserted that Democratic voters' beliefs do not allow them to vote for Republican candidates, while Republican voters' beliefs leave them more open to supporting Democrats. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
This event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., was part of Leading Authorities' Association Lecture Series, co-hosted with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. There was introductory video.
8:37 pm CT Approx. 55 min. Senator Schumer on the Fiscal Cliff Charles Schumer Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) talked about the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress as members ... Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) talked about the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress as members try to reach a compromise on the “fiscal cliff,” 'the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress agree on a new budget. He also discussed Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in New York, the tea party movement, the Democratic agenda, and former George W. Bush administration adviser Karl Rove. This was a Christian Science Monitor Breakfast event for reporters at the St. Regis Hotel.
9:36 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Congress and the 2012 Presidential Election Gail Chaddock; Bob Cusack; Greta Brawner Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck ... Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck session of Congress. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the “fiscal cliff,” Senate procedures such as the filibuster and the “filling the tree” amendment process that have been used to obstruct legislation, and Republican Party interpretations of the election results.
10:45 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Obama Administration Second Term Margaret Talev; Scott Wilson; Greta Brawner Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They ... Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. They said the first item on the president’s agenda would be 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. Other topics included the economy and job creation, President Obama’s relationship with Congress, and immigration reform.
11:56 pm CT Approx. 27 min. Obama Campaign Conference Call President Obama’s senior presidential campaign staff held a conference call with the media ... President Obama’s senior presidential campaign staff held a conference call with the media about the results of the 2012 presidential election. Topics included voter turnout, the role of outside money, and their view of the state of the Republican Party.
12:24 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Post-Election Analysis with Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in ... Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg assessed the results of the 2012 elections, the campaign in general, and the futures of both parties. Mr. Cook said Republicans need to appeal to a wider range of voters, warning, “Their center is older white men and that’s not where this country is going. The future doesn’t look like the Republican Party.” Mr. Rothenberg in his analysis asserted that Democratic voters' beliefs do not allow them to vote for Republican candidates, while Republican voters' beliefs leave them more open to supporting Democrats. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
This event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., was part of Leading Authorities' Association Lecture Series, co-hosted with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. There was introductory video.
1:30 am CT Approx. 55 min. Senator Schumer on the Fiscal Cliff Charles Schumer Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) talked about the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress as members ... Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) talked about the lame-duck session of the 112th Congress as members try to reach a compromise on the “fiscal cliff,” 'the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress agree on a new budget. He also discussed Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in New York, the tea party movement, the Democratic agenda, and former George W. Bush administration adviser Karl Rove. This was a Christian Science Monitor Breakfast event for reporters at the St. Regis Hotel.
2:26 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Congress and the 2012 Presidential Election Gail Chaddock; Bob Cusack; Greta Brawner Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck ... Gail Russell Chaddock and Bob Cusack looked at the impact of the 2012 elections on the lame-duck session of Congress. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the “fiscal cliff,” Senate procedures such as the filibuster and the “filling the tree” amendment process that have been used to obstruct legislation, and Republican Party interpretations of the election results.
3:36 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Obama Administration Second Term Margaret Talev; Scott Wilson; Greta Brawner Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They ... Scott Wilson and Margaret Talev previewed the Obama administration’s second term. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. They said the first item on the president’s agenda would be 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. Other topics included the economy and job creation, President Obama’s relationship with Congress, and immigration reform.
4:47 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Pollsters and the 2012 Election Results Alex Bratty; Charles Cook; Margie Omero Political analyst Charlie Cook, Democratic pollster Margi Omergo, and Republican pollster Alex ... Political analyst Charlie Cook, Democratic pollster Margi Omergo, and Republican pollster Alex Bratty discussed the many polls and surveys given prior to and after election day. Topics included “Wal-Mart moms” and minority voters in the 2012 presidential elections. Both pollsters agreed that the Republican Party must address the changing demographics in order to survive.
“The Day After: The 2012 Election Debrief” was held by the National Journal in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium Ballroom.