C-SPAN Schedule

< Thursday, May 10 >

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6:00 am CT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Open Phones Peter Slen Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s declaration in an ABC News ... Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s declaration in an ABC News interview that he supports same-sex marriage. 5:41 am CT Approx. 50 min. LIVE British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Leveson and Jay Remarks Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Brian Leveson and Robert Jay each gave an overview of the inquiry process thus far into the ... Brian Leveson and Robert Jay each gave an overview of the inquiry process thus far into the relationship between the media and politicians, in light of the British phone-hacking scandal.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
5:28 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. U.S. Border Security Witnesses testified about methods to best measure border security and the implications for border ... Witnesses testified about methods to best measure border security and the implications for border security efforts. They focused on a proposal to shift from a “resource-based” to a “risk-based” strategy, applying tactical resources against the highest threats as they emerged. They also talked about the use of intelligence and information to identify threats, and shifts in focus in the targets of border patrol operations.
6:49 am CT Approx. 35 min. LIVE Indiana Senate Republican Primary Outcome Nancy Calo; Richard Mourdock; Peter Slen Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana ... Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana Republican primary. Topics included same-sex marriage, partisanship and compromise, the federal government’s bailout of Chrysler, and federal and state spending. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
6:33 am CT Approx. 24 min. British Phone-Hacking Investigation, John Mullin Testimony David Barr; Brian Leveson; John Mullin John Mullin testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the British newspaper ... John Mullin testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the British newspaper News of the World. Questions were focused on his paper’s decision to print an article about Andy Coulson. Mr. Coulson was the former communciations director to Prime Minister David Cameron.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
6:59 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Journalism and Digital Media Panelists spoke about the impact of digital media on journalism. Among the topics they ... Panelists spoke about the impact of digital media on journalism. Among the topics they addressed were the use of increasingly available technology by “citizen journalists,” the use of social media for news gathering, First Amendment issues, and maintaining high journalistic standards. They responded to questions from the audience.
7:25 am CT Approx. 35 min. LIVE Representative Gwen Moore on House Budget Reconciliation Bill Gwendolynne Moore; Peter Slen Representative Gwen Moore (D-WI) talked about the House vote on its budget reconciliation bill ... Representative Gwen Moore (D-WI) talked about the House vote on its budget reconciliation bill later in the day, and she responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. The bill was intended to replace the Budget Control Act of 2011, which requires equal cuts between defense and non-defense spending. Representative Moore said that the House bill disproportionately cuts social services programs such as food stamps. She also commented on President Obama’s announcement of his support for same-sex marriage. 6:59 am CT Approx. 59 min. British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Viscount Rothermere Testimony Jonathan Harmsworth; Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Jonathan Harmsworth, the fourth Viscount Rothermere, testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking ... Jonathan Harmsworth, the fourth Viscount Rothermere, testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the British newspaper News of the World. He testified on media practices at the now-defunct tabloid.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
8:33 am CT Approx. 3 min. Defense Sequester and Reconciliation Kathleen Hunter; Bill Scanlan Kathleen Hunter explained the defense sequester and reconciliation bills in the House. She ... Kathleen Hunter explained the defense sequester and reconciliation bills in the House. She participated via Skype.
8:01 am CT Approx. 7 hr. 17 min. LIVE House Session One Minute Speeches (5 per side)
H.R. 5652 - Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012, ...
One Minute Speeches (5 per side)
H.R. 5652 - Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012, Rules Committee Print (Closed Rule, Two Hours of Debate)
Complete Consideration of H.R. 5326 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes (Open Rule)
Special Order Speeches
8:02 am CT Approx. 27 min. LIVE British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Andy Coulson Testimony Andy Coulson; Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British ... Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British tabloid, News of the World, where he served as editor from 2003-2007. Mr. Coulson later served as the communications director for British Prime Minister David Cameron from 2010-11.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
8:37 am CT Approx. 7 min. LIVE Inspectors General Vacancies in Federal Agencies Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability ... Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa blamed President Obama for not nominating people for positions. There were 10 inspector general vacancies, 7 of which had been vacant for more than a year.
3:22 pm CT Approx. 7 min. House Speaker Weekly Briefing John Boehner House Speaker Boehner gave his weekly legislative briefing. He talked about the economy, gas ... House Speaker Boehner gave his weekly legislative briefing. He talked about the economy, gas prices, and President Obama’s announcement of his support for gay marriage. 8:30 am CT Approx. 8 hr. 41 min. LIVE Senate Session 8:48 am CT Approx. 5 min. Open Phones Peter Slen Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s declaration in an ABC News ... Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s declaration in an ABC News interview that he supports same-sex marriage.
3:30 pm CT Approx. 15 min. House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly legislative briefing with reporters. In ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly legislative briefing with reporters. In her comments she said President Obama’s endorsement of same-sex marriage “filled my heart with joy” and said she does not believe the issue will hurt him in the presidential election. She also talked about the ongoing budget debate and disagreement over how to pay for cuts in student loan interest rates. 5:14 pm CT Approx. 33 min. Indiana Senate Republican Primary Outcome Nancy Calo; Richard Mourdock; Peter Slen Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana ... Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana Republican primary. Topics included same-sex marriage, partisanship and compromise, the federal government’s bailout of Chrysler, and federal and state spending. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
8:54 am CT Approx. 42 min. LIVE Inspectors General Vacancies in Federal Agencies Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability ... Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa blamed President Obama for not nominating people for positions. There were 10 inspector general vacancies, 7 of which had been vacant for more than a year.
3:47 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Rule Debate on the Sequester Replacement Bill House Rules Committee members debated the rule for consideration of a defense spending bill that ... House Rules Committee members debated the rule for consideration of a defense spending bill that would replace automatic defense cuts, know as sequestration, agreed to in previous budget legislation. 5:50 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Public Service Town Hall Meeting Administration officials spoke to government employees at a town hall meeting held to mark Public ... Administration officials spoke to government employees at a town hall meeting held to mark Public Service Recognition Week. They focused on the government workforce and its services to the public and answered questions on a variety of topics. Some of the issues addressed were the recent scandal involving General Services Administration spending on a Las Vegas conference, another scandal involving Secret Service agents involved in prostitution, partisan politics, and veteran employment. They also responded to questions about transportation security and a recently foiled al-Qaida bomb plot. 9:37 am CT Approx. 21 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event Mary Fallin; W. Romney Mitt Romney held a campaign event with Governor Mary Fallin (R-OK). In his remarks he said that he ... Mitt Romney held a campaign event with Governor Mary Fallin (R-OK). In his remarks he said that he opposed same-sex marriage and that’s he had held this position since first running for president. His comments came hours after President Obama announced his support for same-sex marriage in an ABC News interview.
4:54 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. 2012 Election Strategy Paul Gigot; Karl Rove; Joseph Trippi Political strategists Karl Rove and Joe Trippi 2012 discussed election strategy and ... Political strategists Karl Rove and Joe Trippi 2012 discussed election strategy and tactics. Some of the topics they talked about included polling data, “swing” states, the economy, previous elections, and possible running mates for Mitt Romney. 7:00 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. U.S. Military Readiness Witnesses testified on military readiness in the midst of Defense Department budget cuts and the ... Witnesses testified on military readiness in the midst of Defense Department budget cuts and the implications of the sequester, which would automatically cut $109 billion to defense and social programs. Other issues included the use of “green,” environmentally sound, equipment and strategies to improve military readiness following combat troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. 10:00 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 42 min. LIVE Inspectors General Vacancies in Federal Agencies Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability ... Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa blamed President Obama for not nominating people for positions. There were 10 inspector general vacancies, 7 of which had been vacant for more than a year.
6:14 pm CT Approx. 45 min. Federal Support for Financial Institutions Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks ... Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks from making speculative investments for their own profit. Mr. Volker testified that regulators must continue their efforts to shore up the nearly $3 trillion money market mutual fund industry, warning of its lingering vulnerabilities. 8:46 pm CT Approx. 2 hr. 25 min. NATO Summit in Chicago Witnesses testified on the 2012 NATO summit in Chicago and the future agenda of NATO. Among ... Witnesses testified on the 2012 NATO summit in Chicago and the future agenda of NATO. Among the topics they addressed were diminishing defense funding for NATO by European countries, missile defense, NATO partnerships, new country membership, as well as the transition in Afghanistan and the proposed U.S. reduction of combat brigades Stationed in Europe. They also touched on relations between NATO and Russia. 11:45 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Atlantic Council Annual Awards Dinner The Atlantic Council presented awards in different categories at their annual dinner. Award ... The Atlantic Council presented awards in different categories at their annual dinner. Award recipients included Prince Harry of Great Britian for his humanitarian work, Secretary General Ban Ki Moon for leadership, Paul Polman for business leadership, and the enlisted personnel of the U.S. Armed Forces.
7:01 pm CT Approx. 38 min. Defense Department Briefing Martin Dempsey; Leon Panetta Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey held a press briefing. Secretary Panetta began by ... Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey held a press briefing. Secretary Panetta began by calling on Congress to abide by the Budget Control Act of 2011 rather than passing the House Republican budget reconciliation bill. He warned that if Congress reverses the “tough decisions” the Defense Department has already made in its proposed budget, they risk potential gridlock and “could force the kind of trade-offs that could jeopardize our national defense.” Other topics included President Obama’s announced support of same-sex marriage, and the nomination of General Mark Welsh to replace retiring Air Force Chief of Staff Norton Schwartz. 11:14 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. U.S.-Russia Relations Panelists talked about U.S.-Russia relations. Topics included the global economy, ... Panelists talked about U.S.-Russia relations. Topics included the global economy, international trade issues, and the agenda for an upcoming G-20 summit later in the month. They also responded to questions from the audience. 12:53 pm CT Approx. 8 min. House Speaker Weekly Briefing John Boehner House Speaker Boehner gave his weekly legislative briefing. He talked about the economy, gas ... House Speaker Boehner gave his weekly legislative briefing. He talked about the economy, gas prices, and President Obama’s announcement of his support for gay marriage.
7:39 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Rule Debate on the Sequester Replacement Bill House Rules Committee members debated the rule for consideration of a defense spending bill that ... House Rules Committee members debated the rule for consideration of a defense spending bill that would replace automatic defense cuts, know as sequestration, agreed to in previous budget legislation. 12:33 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Treasury's Role in National Security David Cohen; Andrew Schwartz; Juan Zarate Undersecretary Cohen spoke about the role of the Treasury Department in national security, ... Undersecretary Cohen spoke about the role of the Treasury Department in national security, particularly in combating terrorist organizations. He credited the Treasury Department’s targeting of Al-Qaida’s financial sources as one of the pivotal reasons for the decline of the organization, but warned that terrorist groups like Al-Qaida were moving to kidnapping for ransom has the new chief money maker. He responded to questions from the audience. 1:03 pm CT Approx. 8 min. House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing Nancy Pelosi House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly legislative briefing with reporters. In ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi held her weekly legislative briefing with reporters. In her comments she said President Obama’s endorsement of same-sex marriage “filled my heart with joy” and said she does not believe the issue will hurt him in the presidential election. She also talked about the ongoing budget debate and disagreement over how to pay for cuts in student loan interest rates.
8:47 pm CT Approx. 31 min. Lawsuit Against Maricopa County Arizona Sheriff's Office Thomas Perez The Justice Departent announced a lawsuit against Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s ... The Justice Departent announced a lawsuit against Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. The suit stems from allegations that the Sheriff’s office violated the constitutional rights of citizens, in particular Hispanics. 1:39 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 18 min. British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Andy Coulson Testimony Andy Coulson; Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British ... Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British tabloid, News of the World, where he served as editor from 2003-2007. Mr. Coulson later served as the communications director for British Prime Minister David Cameron from 2010-11.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
1:12 pm CT Approx. 38 min. LIVE Defense Department Briefing Martin Dempsey; Leon Panetta Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey held a press briefing. Secretary Panetta began by ... Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey held a press briefing. Secretary Panetta began by calling on Congress to abide by the Budget Control Act of 2011 rather than passing the House Republican budget reconciliation bill. He warned that if Congress reverses the “tough decisions” the Defense Department has already made in its proposed budget, they risk potential gridlock and “could force the kind of trade-offs that could jeopardize our national defense.” Other topics included President Obama’s announced support of same-sex marriage, and the nomination of General Mark Welsh to replace retiring Air Force Chief of Staff Norton Schwartz.
9:21 pm CT Approx. 2 hr. 18 min. British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Andy Coulson Testimony Andy Coulson; Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British ... Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British tabloid, News of the World, where he served as editor from 2003-2007. Mr. Coulson later served as the communications director for British Prime Minister David Cameron from 2010-11.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
5:10 am CT Approx. 10 min. British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Rebekah Brooks Testimony, Part 1 Rebekah Brooks; Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Former News of the World Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks testified at a hearing on the ... Former News of the World Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper. In this portion of the investigation, Ms. Brooks was asked questions about her career and her relationships with former Prime Ministers Brown and Blair and Rupert and James Murdoch.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
1:52 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Journalism and Digital Media Panelists spoke about the impact of digital media on journalism. Among the topics they ... Panelists spoke about the impact of digital media on journalism. Among the topics they addressed were the use of increasingly available technology by “citizen journalists,” the use of social media for news gathering, First Amendment issues, and maintaining high journalistic standards. They responded to questions from the audience.
11:43 pm CT Approx. 38 min. Defense Department Briefing Martin Dempsey; Leon Panetta Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey held a press briefing. Secretary Panetta began by ... Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey held a press briefing. Secretary Panetta began by calling on Congress to abide by the Budget Control Act of 2011 rather than passing the House Republican budget reconciliation bill. He warned that if Congress reverses the “tough decisions” the Defense Department has already made in its proposed budget, they risk potential gridlock and “could force the kind of trade-offs that could jeopardize our national defense.” Other topics included President Obama’s announced support of same-sex marriage, and the nomination of General Mark Welsh to replace retiring Air Force Chief of Staff Norton Schwartz. 5:21 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. LIVE British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Rebekah Brooks Testimony, Part 2 Rebekah Brooks; Robert Jay; Brian Leveson Former News of the World Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks testified at a hearing on the ... Former News of the World Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper. This portion included questions on Ms. Brooks relationship with Prime Minister David Cameron and the Sun's decision to support the Conservative Party in the general election, and her influence over politicians.
Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation.
3:26 pm CT Approx. 33 min. Indiana Senate Republican Primary Outcome Nancy Calo; Richard Mourdock; Peter Slen Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana ... Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana Republican primary. Topics included same-sex marriage, partisanship and compromise, the federal government’s bailout of Chrysler, and federal and state spending. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
12:22 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 31 min. House Debate on the Sequester Replacement Bill Members debated a defense spending bill that would replace automatic defense cuts, know as ... Members debated a defense spending bill that would replace automatic defense cuts, know as sequestration, agreed to in previous budget legislation. 4:08 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. LIVE U.S.-Russia Relations Panelists talked about U.S.-Russia relations. Topics included the global economy, ... Panelists talked about U.S.-Russia relations. Topics included the global economy, international trade issues, and the agenda for an upcoming G-20 summit later in the month. They also responded to questions from the audience.
2:56 am CT Approx. 31 min. Lawsuit Against Maricopa County Arizona Sheriff's Office Thomas Perez The Justice Departent announced a lawsuit against Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s ... The Justice Departent announced a lawsuit against Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. The suit stems from allegations that the Sheriff’s office violated the constitutional rights of citizens, in particular Hispanics. 6:01 pm CT Approx. 2 hr. 24 min. Inspectors General Vacancies in Federal Agencies Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability ... Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa blamed President Obama for not nominating people for positions. There were 10 inspector general vacancies, 7 of which had been vacant for more than a year.
3:30 am CT Approx. 41 min. President Obama Fundraiser in Seattle Suzanne Black; Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign fundraiser at the Paramount Theater in downtown ... President Obama spoke at a campaign fundraiser at the Paramount Theater in downtown Seattle.
This event took place on Thursday, May 10.
8:28 pm CT Approx. 33 min. Indiana Senate Republican Primary Outcome Nancy Calo; Richard Mourdock; Peter Slen Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana ... Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana Republican primary. Topics included same-sex marriage, partisanship and compromise, the federal government’s bailout of Chrysler, and federal and state spending. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
4:14 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. U.S. Military Readiness Witnesses testified on military readiness in the midst of Defense Department budget cuts and the ... Witnesses testified on military readiness in the midst of Defense Department budget cuts and the implications of the sequester, which would automatically cut $109 billion to defense and social programs. Other issues included the use of “green,” environmentally sound, equipment and strategies to improve military readiness following combat troop withdrawal from Afghanistan. 9:03 pm CT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. 2012 Election Strategy Paul Gigot; Karl Rove; Joseph Trippi Political strategists Karl Rove and Joe Trippi 2012 discussed election strategy and ... Political strategists Karl Rove and Joe Trippi 2012 discussed election strategy and tactics. Some of the topics they talked about included polling data, “swing” states, the economy, previous elections, and possible running mates for Mitt Romney.
10:22 pm CT Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. Federal Support for Financial Institutions Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks ... Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks from making speculative investments for their own profit. Mr. Volker testified that regulators must continue their efforts to shore up the nearly $3 trillion money market mutual fund industry, warning of its lingering vulnerabilities.
12:24 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 24 min. Inspectors General Vacancies in Federal Agencies Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability ... Witnesses testified on the effects of federal agency inspector general vacancies on their ability to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa blamed President Obama for not nominating people for positions. There were 10 inspector general vacancies, 7 of which had been vacant for more than a year.
2:51 am CT Approx. 33 min. Indiana Senate Republican Primary Outcome Nancy Calo; Richard Mourdock; Peter Slen Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana ... Richard Mourdock talked about his victory against six-term Senator Dick Lugar in the Indiana Republican primary. Topics included same-sex marriage, partisanship and compromise, the federal government’s bailout of Chrysler, and federal and state spending. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
3:26 am CT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. 2012 Election Strategy Paul Gigot; Karl Rove; Joseph Trippi Political strategists Karl Rove and Joe Trippi 2012 discussed election strategy and ... Political strategists Karl Rove and Joe Trippi 2012 discussed election strategy and tactics. Some of the topics they talked about included polling data, “swing” states, the economy, previous elections, and possible running mates for Mitt Romney.
4:46 am CT Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. Federal Support for Financial Institutions Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks ... Witnesses testified about use of the “Volker rule” to stop federally insured banks from making speculative investments for their own profit. Mr. Volker testified that regulators must continue their efforts to shore up the nearly $3 trillion money market mutual fund industry, warning of its lingering vulnerabilities.