C-SPAN Schedule

< Tuesday, January 27 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 45 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and phone lines were open for viewer comments ... Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and phone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Is increasing trade with other countries good or bad for America?”

Justin Sink also joined by phone to talk about the $4 billion trade agreement with India, which President Obama announced during his trip to the country.
6:52 am ET Approx. 11 min. Iowa Freedom Summit, Representative Steve King ; Representative Steve King (R-IA) made introductory remarks at the 2015 Iowa Freedom Summit which ... Representative Steve King (R-IA) made introductory remarks at the 2015 Iowa Freedom Summit which he was hosting at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa. 6:57 am ET Approx. 25 min. Oklahoma Governor Inauguration Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin (R) was sworn in for a second term at an inauguration ceremony at ... Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin (R) was sworn in for a second term at an inauguration ceremony at the state capitol in Oklahoma City.
7:02 am ET Approx. 4 min. LIVE Trade Initiative With India Justin Sink, White House reporter with The Hill, joined by phone to talk about the $4 ... Justin Sink, White House reporter with The Hill, joined by phone to talk about the $4 billion trade agreement with India, which President Obama announced during his trip to the country. 7:05 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 25 min. Education Testing and Accountability State and local officials from around the country testified on potential changes to the No Child ... State and local officials from around the country testified on potential changes to the No Child Left Behind law, signed into law by President George W. Bush in 2002. Topics of discussion included if the federal government should dictate standardized testing or leave it up to the states. 7:23 am ET Approx. 11 min. Nebraska Gubernatorial Inauguration Governor Pete Ricketts (R) was sworn in fas the 40th governor of Nebraska in an inauguration ... Governor Pete Ricketts (R) was sworn in fas the 40th governor of Nebraska in an inauguration ceremony at the state capitol in Lincoln. Afterward, he gave an inaugural address before the Nebraska unicameral Legislature.
7:47 am ET Approx. 50 min. LIVE Representative Hank Johnson on Investigations into Police Shooting Deaths ; Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA) talked about legislation he authored that would change the ... Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA) talked about legislation he authored that would change the process used to investigate deaths resulting from police shootings, as well as the grand jury process for prosecuting officers involved in these shootings. 9:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE National Security Threats General James Mattis and Admiral William Fallon testified at a Senate Armed Services committee ... General James Mattis and Admiral William Fallon testified at a Senate Armed Services committee hearing on threats to U.S. national security. 7:37 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 17 min. Jobs and the Economy Former Michigan Governor John Engler and two economics professors testified on the state of the ... Former Michigan Governor John Engler and two economics professors testified on the state of the economy and unemployment. They said the economy was stronger, but slow growth and unemployment remained problems. They proposed Increased spending on infrastructure and education, and tax code reform.
8:39 am ET Approx. 43 min. LIVE Tea Party Influence ; Jenny Beth Martin talked about the influence of the tea party in the 2014 midterms elections and ... Jenny Beth Martin talked about the influence of the tea party in the 2014 midterms elections and over the next two years leading up to the 2016 presidential election. 9:31 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 28 min. National Security Threats General James Mattis and Admiral William Fallon testified at a Senate Armed Services committee ... General James Mattis and Admiral William Fallon testified at a Senate Armed Services committee hearing on threats to U.S. national security. 9:55 am ET Approx. 36 min. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at World Economic Forum ; Chinese Premier Li Keqiang addressed the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He spoke ... Chinese Premier Li Keqiang addressed the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He spoke about China’s economic structure and plans for development, saying China had no intention of competing for supremacy over other countries. He also spoke about some of the crises around the world, and responded to questions on currency and exchange rates.

The World Economic Forum is an annual event attended by world leaders in politics, economics, philanthropy and business.
9:24 am ET Approx. 36 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Phone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Is increasing trade with other ... Phone lines were open for viewer comments on the question: “Is increasing trade with other countries good or bad for America?”

Matt Apuzzo also joined by phone to discuss the conviction of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling for leaking classified information to New York Times Reporter James Risen.
11:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. LIVE Senate Session, Part 1 The Senate resumed consideration of S. 1, a bill to approve construction on the Keystone XL ... The Senate resumed consideration of S. 1, a bill to approve construction on the Keystone XL Pipeline.  10:30 am ET Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Benghazi Consulate Attack and Diplomatic Security The House Select Committee on Benghazi held a hearing to examine the events surrounding the 2012 ... The House Select Committee on Benghazi held a hearing to examine the events surrounding the 2012 terrorist attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, which left four people dead, including U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens.
9:33 am ET Approx. 6 min. LIVE Former CIA Officer Jeffrey Sterling Espionage Conviction New York Times Reporter joined by phone to talk about the conviction of former CIA officer ... New York Times Reporter joined by phone to talk about the conviction of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling for leaking classified information of an operation to deter Iran’s nuclear program to New York Times reporter and author James Risen. 12:33 pm ET Approx. 45 min. Tea Party Influence ; Jenny Beth Martin talked about the influence of the tea party in the 2014 midterms elections and ... Jenny Beth Martin talked about the influence of the tea party in the 2014 midterms elections and over the next two years leading up to the 2016 presidential election. 12:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Disaster Recovery Witnesses testified at House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on ways to ... Witnesses testified at House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on ways to improve disaster recovery efforts.
10:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 59 min. LIVE Trade Policy ; ; Michael Froman testified at a Senate Finance Committee hearing on the Obama administration’s ... Michael Froman testified at a Senate Finance Committee hearing on the Obama administration’s trade policy agenda. 1:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Cheryl LaFleur on U.S. Electric Grid Chair Cheryl LaFleur talked about what the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission was doing to ... Chair Cheryl LaFleur talked about what the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission was doing to maintain the nation’s electrical grid and ensure reasonable electricity prices for U.S. consumers. 2:01 pm ET Approx. 49 min. Corporate Inversions The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business ... The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business tax avoidance. A corporate inversion is when a company re-incorporates abroad or merges with a foreign company in order to reduce its corporate tax burden.
12:00 pm ET Approx. 8 hr. LIVE House Session The House convened for a legislative session. The House convened for a legislative session. 2:00 pm ET Approx. 49 min. Representative Hank Johnson on Investigations into Police Shooting Deaths ; Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA) talked about legislation he authored that would change the ... Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA) talked about legislation he authored that would change the process used to investigate deaths resulting from police shootings, as well as the grand jury process for prosecuting officers involved in these shootings. 2:50 pm ET Approx. 44 min. Inversions and Foreign Takeovers The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business ... The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business tax avoidance. A corporate inversion is when a company re-incorporates abroad or merges with a foreign company in order to reduce its corporate tax burden. 
12:03 pm ET Approx. 4 min. Trade Initiative With India Justin Sink, White House reporter with The Hill, joined by phone to talk about the $4 ... Justin Sink, White House reporter with The Hill, joined by phone to talk about the $4 billion trade agreement with India, which President Obama announced during his trip to the country. 2:15 pm ET Approx. 3 hr. 45 min. LIVE Senate Session, Part 2 The Senate resumed consideration of S. 1, a bill to approve construction on the Keystone XL ... The Senate resumed consideration of S. 1, a bill to approve construction on the Keystone XL Pipeline.  3:34 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Policy Responses to Corporate Inversions The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business ... The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business tax avoidance. A corporate inversion is when a company re-incorporates abroad or merges with a foreign company in order to reduce its corporate tax burden. 
12:08 pm ET Approx. 49 min. Representative Hank Johnson on Investigations into Police Shooting Deaths ; Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA) talked about legislation he authored that would change the ... Representative Hank Johnson (D-GA) talked about legislation he authored that would change the process used to investigate deaths resulting from police shootings, as well as the grand jury process for prosecuting officers involved in these shootings. 6:00 pm ET Approx. 46 min. Secretary of State John Kerry at World Economic Forum ; Secretary of State John Kerry addressed the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He ... Secretary of State John Kerry addressed the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He called on world leaders to commit to a long-term plan to fight terrorism, saying the world could not shy away from extremist attacks. He paid tribute to Saudi King Abdullah, who died the previous day. Secretary Kerry also announced that he would be visiting Nigeria

The World Economic Forum is an annual event attended by world leaders in politics, economics, philanthropy, and business. The 2015 theme was “The Next Global Context.”
4:35 pm ET Approx. 27 min. Senator Orrin Hatch on Corporate Inversions The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business ... The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on corporate inversions and their role in business tax avoidance. A corporate inversion is when a company re-incorporates abroad or merges with a foreign company in order to reduce its corporate tax burden. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), chair of the Senate Finance Committee, delivered a keynote address at the event’s conclusion.
5:02 pm ET Approx. 39 min. Alaska State of the State