C-SPAN Schedule

< Friday, May 26 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1 Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news on the question, “What is your news story ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news on the question, “What is your news story of the week?” 6:45 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Treasury Department Budget and Tax Reform Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin defended President Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget request ... Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin defended President Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget request for his department before the Senate Finance Committee. He also spoke about the administration’s tax policy agenda and efforts to make changes to the tax code for individuals and businesses. 6:47 am ET Approx. 39 min. Air Force Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Briefing ; Major General James Martin spoke to reporters following President Trump’s release of his ... Major General James Martin spoke to reporters following President Trump’s release of his fiscal year 2018 defense budget. He talked about the extensions of certain aircraft to maintain the Air Force’s capacity and capability.
8:04 am ET Approx. 58 min. LIVE James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery on the Week in Politics ; ; James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. 8:44 am ET Approx. 1 min. LIVE Senate Pro Forma Session The Senate convened for a pro forma session. The Senate convened for a pro forma session. 7:26 am ET Approx. 21 min. Missile Defense Agency Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Briefing Gary Pennett, operations director for the Missile Defense Agency, spoke to reporters about his ... Gary Pennett, operations director for the Missile Defense Agency, spoke to reporters about his agency’s budget for fiscal year 2018. This was one of several Pentagon briefings held following the release of President Trump’s 2018 defense budget.
9:05 am ET Approx. 32 min. LIVE Magnus Nordenman on President Trump's Meetings with G7 and NATO Leaders ; Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders. Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders. 8:46 am ET Approx. 11 min. Senator Moran on Health Care Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) spoke about Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) spoke about Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. 7:51 am ET Approx. 3 hr. 22 min. Border Adjustment Tax Tax policy experts, the chief executive officer of Target Stores,and the former CEO of Walmart ... Tax policy experts, the chief executive officer of Target Stores,and the former CEO of Walmart testified at a hearing on tax policy, specifically the border adjustment tax. Committee members were examining recommendations from various stakeholders as they attempted to act on Trump administration efforts to overhaul the tax code.
9:38 am ET Approx. 22 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2 Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news of the day. Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news of the day. 8:57 am ET Approx. 2 min. Senator Franken on Health Care Senator Al Franken (D-MN) spoke about Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. Senator Al Franken (D-MN) spoke about Republican efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. 11:18 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Homeland Security Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke before a Senate subcommittee about his ... Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke before a Senate subcommittee about his department’s budget request for 2018. One of the areas he discussed was his concern of homegrown terrorism and his expectation of additional “Manchester-style” attacks similar to the bombing in the United Kingdom. Other topics included funding for a security wall along the southwest border, sanctuary cities, combating the opioid and heroin epidemics and the use of unmanned aircraft systems by the department’s Customs and Border Protection.
10:00 am ET Approx. 3 min. LIVE House Pro Forma Session The House convenes for a pro forma session. The House convenes for a pro forma session. 9:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. LIVE Historically Black Colleges and Universities The American Enterprise Institute hosted a conversation focusing on the future of historically ... The American Enterprise Institute hosted a conversation focusing on the future of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). White House officials and staffers were among the audience members listening to the panel discuss ways to improve outreach, recruitment and endowment efforts. On funding for these higher education institutions, panelists all agreed it’s crucial to engage with the White House and Congress no matter which party is in control. 1:18 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. Worldwide Threats Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee ... Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on global threats and national security. Director Coats refused to comment publicly on a news report that President Trump asked him to deny collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. In addition, he addressed the previous-day terrorist attack in Manchester, England, saying the U.S. had yet to verify whether ISIS was responsible. Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Vincent Stewart also provided testimony. He said if North Korea were left on its current trajectory, the nation would succeed in obtaining a nuclear-armed missile capable of threatening the U.S. homeland.
10:03 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 57 min. LIVE U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, ... Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He commented on the president’s proposed budget increase for defense spending, saying “the era of budget cuts of the armed forces is over” and called President Trump the best friend the military will ever have. The vice president also urged graduates to embrace the characteristics of integrity, humility, self-control, and a trust of authority as qualities that will help them become leaders. 10:37 am ET Approx. 3 hr. 14 min. Stopping Flow of Synthetic Drugs The Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing on synthetic opioids. ... The Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing on synthetic opioids. The first panel included officials from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the U.S. Postal Service on preventing the flow of foreign shipments of synthetic opioids into the U.S., especially fentanyl from China. The committee also heard testimony from a second panel, which included former White House National Drug Control Policy director Michael Botticelli and drug addiction specialists. They provided recommendations for combating the opioid epidemic, including having increased access to drug treatment centers and regulating opioid prescriptions. 3:27 pm ET Approx. 3 hr. 14 min. Stopping Flow of Synthetic Drugs The Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing on synthetic opioids. ... The Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing on synthetic opioids. The first panel included officials from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the U.S. Postal Service on preventing the flow of foreign shipments of synthetic opioids into the U.S., especially fentanyl from China. The committee also heard testimony from a second panel, which included former White House National Drug Control Policy director Michael Botticelli and drug addiction specialists. They provided recommendations for combating the opioid epidemic, including having increased access to drug treatment centers and regulating opioid prescriptions.
1:01 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Harvard Law School Class Day Address Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She ... Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She explained to students her decision regarding President Trump’s travel ban saying, “I believed that this would require us to advance a pretext, a defense not grounded in truth, and so I directed the Department of Justice not to defend the ban.” In addition, Ms. Yates said she decided not to resign as acting attorney general because it would have only protected her personal integrity and not the integrity of the Justice Department. Harvard Law School’s Class Day was held the day before the commencement ceremony. 1:55 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Identity Protection and Social Security Numbers Witnesses testified at a joint hearing on preventing identity theft by reducing the federal ... Witnesses testified at a joint hearing on preventing identity theft by reducing the federal government’s use of social security numbers. 6:44 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. National Security and Space The House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces held a hearing on U.S. military space ... The House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces held a hearing on U.S. military space assets and potential national security threats. General John Raymond, commander of Air Force Space Command, was among those testifying.
1:34 pm ET Approx. 57 min. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery on the Week in Politics ; ; James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. 3:31 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Women in Public Office and the Workplace The Center for American Progress (CAP) Action Fund hosted a discussion on the political system and ... The Center for American Progress (CAP) Action Fund hosted a discussion on the political system and women’s participation in the electoral process. In the first panel, Representatives Nanette Barragan (D-CA) and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) talked about about the challenges they encountered as women and minorities running for their seats. In the second panel, representatives from Emily’s List, Three Point Strategies, and Higher Heights for America organizations outlined efforts to encourage women to run for public office. 8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Homeland Security Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke before a Senate subcommittee about his ... Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke before a Senate subcommittee about his department’s budget request for 2018. One of the areas he discussed was his concern of homegrown terrorism and his expectation of additional “Manchester-style” attacks similar to the bombing in the United Kingdom. Other topics included funding for a security wall along the southwest border, sanctuary cities, combating the opioid and heroin epidemics and the use of unmanned aircraft systems by the department’s Customs and Border Protection.
2:31 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Magnus Nordenman on President Trump's Meetings with G7 and NATO Leaders ; Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders. Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders. 4:59 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 14 min. President's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney testified before the Senate Budget Committee on ... White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney testified before the Senate Budget Committee on President Trump’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2018. While Republican committee members generally praised the proposal and its goal of balancing the federal budget over a 10-year period, Democrats spoke against it. Ranking Member Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said it was a budget “of the billionaire class, by the billionaire class, and for the billionaire class.” 9:59 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Visa Overstays and National Security The House Homeland Security Committee on Border Security held a hearing on the impact of visa ... The House Homeland Security Committee on Border Security held a hearing on the impact of visa overstays on national security. Officials from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement and Homeland Security testified on current efforts underway to better track those who stay in the U.S. after their visas have expired.
3:02 pm ET Approx. 2 min. G7 Leaders Photo G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of ... G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of 7 members include the heads of state and government from the United States, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, Canada, and the United Kingdom. 7:17 pm ET Approx. 42 min. Speaker Ryan Conversation with Axios ; House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) talked about the Republican agenda, including health care and tax ... House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) talked about the Republican agenda, including health care and tax policy at a forum hosted by the news media organization Axios. He also described working with President Trump. Speaker Ryan was interviewed by one of Axios’s co-founders, former Politico reporter Mike Allen. 11:27 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 32 min. Religious Hate Crimes The Senate Judiciary Committee convened a hearing on ways to address the increasing number of ... The Senate Judiciary Committee convened a hearing on ways to address the increasing number of religious hate crimes in the United States. The special counsel for religious discrimination within the civil rights division at the Justice Department testified. Other experts including the police chief of the Arlington, Texas, Police Department and a religious hate crime victim also appeared before committee members.
3:04 pm ET Approx. 1 min. President Trump and Prime Minister Abe Meeting ; President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, ... President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, Sicily. The two leaders discussed North Korea and spoke briefly to reporters. 8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Historically Black Colleges and Universities The American Enterprise Institute hosted a conversation focusing on the future of historically ... The American Enterprise Institute hosted a conversation focusing on the future of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). White House officials and staffers were among the audience members listening to the panel discuss ways to improve outreach, recruitment and endowment efforts. On funding for these higher education institutions, panelists all agreed it’s crucial to engage with the White House and Congress no matter which party is in control. 2:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Homeland Security Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke before a Senate subcommittee about his ... Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke before a Senate subcommittee about his department’s budget request for 2018. One of the areas he discussed was his concern of homegrown terrorism and his expectation of additional “Manchester-style” attacks similar to the bombing in the United Kingdom. Other topics included funding for a security wall along the southwest border, sanctuary cities, combating the opioid and heroin epidemics and the use of unmanned aircraft systems by the department’s Customs and Border Protection.
3:06 pm ET Approx. 36 min. Japan and Global Leadership ; Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke about Japan’s economy and place in the world. ... Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke about Japan’s economy and place in the world. Following his remarks, the Prime Minister spoke with Gerard Baker about Japan’s relationship with the U.S., China, and South Korea, and having a tougher posture toward North Korea. 9:32 pm ET Approx. 57 min. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery on the Week in Politics ; ; James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. 3:59 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Visa Overstays and National Security The House Homeland Security Committee on Border Security held a hearing on the impact of visa ... The House Homeland Security Committee on Border Security held a hearing on the impact of visa overstays on national security. Officials from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement and Homeland Security testified on current efforts underway to better track those who stay in the U.S. after their visas have expired.
3:44 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. Worldwide Threats Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee ... Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on global threats and national security. Director Coats refused to comment publicly on a news report that President Trump asked him to deny collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. In addition, he addressed the previous-day terrorist attack in Manchester, England, saying the U.S. had yet to verify whether ISIS was responsible. Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Vincent Stewart also provided testimony. He said if North Korea were left on its current trajectory, the nation would succeed in obtaining a nuclear-armed missile capable of threatening the U.S. homeland. 10:33 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 10 min. Sanctuary Cities Immigration and law enforcement officials and advocates representing undocumented immigrants ... Immigration and law enforcement officials and advocates representing undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. talked about sanctuary cities and immigration enforcement under the Trump administration. “Sanctuary cities” shelter illegal immigrants and do not use local resources to enforce federal immigration laws. The panelists discussed how a recent administration executive order are affecting communities with a large immigrant population and how cities are responding to the potential loss of federal funds. 5:27 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 32 min. Religious Hate Crimes The Senate Judiciary Committee convened a hearing on ways to address the increasing number of ... The Senate Judiciary Committee convened a hearing on ways to address the increasing number of religious hate crimes in the United States. The special counsel for religious discrimination within the civil rights division at the Justice Department testified. Other experts including the police chief of the Arlington, Texas, Police Department and a religious hate crime victim also appeared before committee members.
5:51 pm ET Approx. 23 min. U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, ... Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He commented on the president’s proposed budget increase for defense spending, saying “the era of budget cuts of the armed forces is over” and called President Trump the best friend the military will ever have. The vice president also urged graduates to embrace the characteristics of integrity, humility, self-control, and a trust of authority as qualities that will help them become leaders. 12:45 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Historically Black Colleges and Universities The American Enterprise Institute hosted a conversation focusing on the future of historically ... The American Enterprise Institute hosted a conversation focusing on the future of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). White House officials and staffers were among the audience members listening to the panel discuss ways to improve outreach, recruitment and endowment efforts. On funding for these higher education institutions, panelists all agreed it’s crucial to engage with the White House and Congress no matter which party is in control.
6:14 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Harvard Law School Class Day Address Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She ... Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She explained to students her decision regarding President Trump’s travel ban saying, “I believed that this would require us to advance a pretext, a defense not grounded in truth, and so I directed the Department of Justice not to defend the ban.” In addition, Ms. Yates said she decided not to resign as acting attorney general because it would have only protected her personal integrity and not the integrity of the Justice Department. Harvard Law School’s Class Day was held the day before the commencement ceremony. 2:17 am ET Approx. 57 min. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery on the Week in Politics ; ; James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington. James Arkin and Jennifer Bendery talked about the week in politics and policy in Washington.
6:48 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Secretary of State Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Remarks ; At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on ... At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on U.S.-U.K. relations following the intelligence leak surrounding the Manchester bombing. Secretary Tillerson repeated that the U.S. takes full responsibility and has called for an immediate investigation into the matter. He added that the special relationship between the U.S. and the U.K. will withstand this “unfortunate” event. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson thanked the U.S. for its support and said the two discussed Syria, North Korea, and Iran during their meeting earlier. 3:18 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 10 min. Sanctuary Cities Immigration and law enforcement officials and advocates representing undocumented immigrants ... Immigration and law enforcement officials and advocates representing undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. talked about sanctuary cities and immigration enforcement under the Trump administration. “Sanctuary cities” shelter illegal immigrants and do not use local resources to enforce federal immigration laws. The panelists discussed how a recent administration executive order are affecting communities with a large immigrant population and how cities are responding to the potential loss of federal funds.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 2 min. G7 Leaders Photo G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of ... G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of 7 members include the heads of state and government from the United States, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, Canada, and the United Kingdom. 5:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Fiscal Year 2018 Homeland Security Budget Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly defended President Trump’s proposed budget cuts for ... Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly defended President Trump’s proposed budget cuts for his department at a House Appropriations Subcommitee hearing. He told members that state and local governments are more prepared to deal with national security issues since 9-11 having the personnel in place to deal with a potential crisis without federal counterterrorism funding.
8:02 pm ET Approx. 1 min. President Trump and Prime Minister Abe Meeting ; President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, ... President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, Sicily. The two leaders discussed North Korea and spoke briefly to reporters.
8:05 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Secretary of State Tillerson Arrives in London British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson welcomed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in London. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson welcomed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in London.
8:06 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Secretary of State Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Remarks ; At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on ... At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on U.S.-U.K. relations following the intelligence leak surrounding the Manchester bombing. Secretary Tillerson repeated that the U.S. takes full responsibility and has called for an immediate investigation into the matter. He added that the special relationship between the U.S. and the U.K. will withstand this “unfortunate” event. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson thanked the U.S. for its support and said the two discussed Syria, North Korea, and Iran during their meeting earlier.
8:22 pm ET Approx. 32 min. Wellesley College Commencement Address Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater of ... Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater of Wellesley College in Massachusetts.
8:59 pm ET Approx. 23 min. U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, ... Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He commented on the president’s proposed budget increase for defense spending, saying “the era of budget cuts of the armed forces is over” and called President Trump the best friend the military will ever have. The vice president also urged graduates to embrace the characteristics of integrity, humility, self-control, and a trust of authority as qualities that will help them become leaders.
9:25 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Harvard Law School Class Day Address Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She ... Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She explained to students her decision regarding President Trump’s travel ban saying, “I believed that this would require us to advance a pretext, a defense not grounded in truth, and so I directed the Department of Justice not to defend the ban.” In addition, Ms. Yates said she decided not to resign as acting attorney general because it would have only protected her personal integrity and not the integrity of the Justice Department. Harvard Law School’s Class Day was held the day before the commencement ceremony.
9:59 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. U.S.-China Economic Relations ; Jeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in ... Jeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in particular the way future changes in U.S. trade policy could affect that relationship. Mr. Haft challenged many of the assumptions about China’s economic growth, including that it was close to overtaking the U.S. economy as the world’s largest. He also said that the U.S. economy had not declined because of Chinese imports but, in fact, had been helped by the availability of its low-priced goods. Much of the discussion was prompted through a lengthy question-and-answer session with the audience.
11:25 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Magnus Nordenman on President Trump's Meetings with G7 and NATO Leaders ; Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders. Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders.
11:58 pm ET Approx. 2 min. G7 Leaders Photo G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of ... G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of 7 members include the heads of state and government from the United States, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
12:00 am ET Approx. 1 min. President Trump and Prime Minister Abe Meeting ; President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, ... President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, Sicily. The two leaders discussed North Korea and spoke briefly to reporters.
12:03 am ET Approx. 1 min. Secretary of State Tillerson Arrives in London British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson welcomed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in London. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson welcomed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in London.
12:04 am ET Approx. 12 min. Secretary of State Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Remarks ; At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on ... At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on U.S.-U.K. relations following the intelligence leak surrounding the Manchester bombing. Secretary Tillerson repeated that the U.S. takes full responsibility and has called for an immediate investigation into the matter. He added that the special relationship between the U.S. and the U.K. will withstand this “unfortunate” event. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson thanked the U.S. for its support and said the two discussed Syria, North Korea, and Iran during their meeting earlier.
12:19 am ET Approx. 32 min. Wellesley College Commencement Address Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater of ... Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater of Wellesley College in Massachusetts.
12:56 am ET Approx. 23 min. U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, ... Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He commented on the president’s proposed budget increase for defense spending, saying “the era of budget cuts of the armed forces is over” and called President Trump the best friend the military will ever have. The vice president also urged graduates to embrace the characteristics of integrity, humility, self-control, and a trust of authority as qualities that will help them become leaders.
1:23 am ET Approx. 30 min. Harvard Law School Class Day Address Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She ... Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She explained to students her decision regarding President Trump’s travel ban saying, “I believed that this would require us to advance a pretext, a defense not grounded in truth, and so I directed the Department of Justice not to defend the ban.” In addition, Ms. Yates said she decided not to resign as acting attorney general because it would have only protected her personal integrity and not the integrity of the Justice Department. Harvard Law School’s Class Day was held the day before the commencement ceremony.
1:57 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. U.S.-China Economic Relations ; Jeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in ... Jeremy Haft talked about the ongoing evolution of the U.S.-China economic relationship, in particular the way future changes in U.S. trade policy could affect that relationship. Mr. Haft challenged many of the assumptions about China’s economic growth, including that it was close to overtaking the U.S. economy as the world’s largest. He also said that the U.S. economy had not declined because of Chinese imports but, in fact, had been helped by the availability of its low-priced goods. Much of the discussion was prompted through a lengthy question-and-answer session with the audience.
3:22 am ET Approx. 30 min. Magnus Nordenman on President Trump's Meetings with G7 and NATO Leaders ; Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders. Magnus Nordenman talked about President Trump’s ongoing meetings with G7 and NATO leaders.
3:55 am ET Approx. 2 min. G7 Leaders Photo G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of ... G7 leaders gathered for an official photo in Taormina, Sicily, ahead of their summit. The Group of 7 members include the heads of state and government from the United States, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
3:57 am ET Approx. 1 min. President Trump and Prime Minister Abe Meeting ; President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, ... President Trump met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ahead of the G7 Summit in Taormina, Sicily. The two leaders discussed North Korea and spoke briefly to reporters.
4:00 am ET Approx. 1 min. Secretary of State Tillerson Arrives in London British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson welcomed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in London. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson welcomed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in London.
4:01 am ET Approx. 12 min. Secretary of State Tillerson and British Foreign Secretary Remarks ; At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on ... At a joint news conference in London, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a question on U.S.-U.K. relations following the intelligence leak surrounding the Manchester bombing. Secretary Tillerson repeated that the U.S. takes full responsibility and has called for an immediate investigation into the matter. He added that the special relationship between the U.S. and the U.K. will withstand this “unfortunate” event. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson thanked the U.S. for its support and said the two discussed Syria, North Korea, and Iran during their meeting earlier.
4:19 am ET Approx. 52 min. Canadian Defense Policy ; ; Harjit Sajjan, Canada’s national defense minister, spoke about cooperation with the U.S. in ... Harjit Sajjan, Canada’s national defense minister, spoke about cooperation with the U.S. in modernizing the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). He also talked about other defense priorities, including NATO and United Nations peacekeeping operations. Following his prepared remarks, Mr. Sajjan answered questions from the Wilson Center’s Laura Dawson and members of the audience. Wilson Center President Jane Harman made opening remarks.
5:12 am ET Approx. 9 min. Congressional Memorial Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony Representatives Tim Murphy(R-PA), Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), and Steve Russell (R-OK) participated in a ... Representatives Tim Murphy(R-PA), Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), and Steve Russell (R-OK) participated in a congressional Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony at the Capitol to honor those who have died in service of their country.
5:24 am ET Approx. 30 min. Harvard Law School Class Day Address Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She ... Sally Yates delivered remarks to graduates at Harvard Law School’s 2017 Class Day. She explained to students her decision regarding President Trump’s travel ban saying, “I believed that this would require us to advance a pretext, a defense not grounded in truth, and so I directed the Department of Justice not to defend the ban.” In addition, Ms. Yates said she decided not to resign as acting attorney general because it would have only protected her personal integrity and not the integrity of the Justice Department. Harvard Law School’s Class Day was held the day before the commencement ceremony.
5:58 am ET Approx. 23 min. U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, ... Vice President Pence addressed the graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He commented on the president’s proposed budget increase for defense spending, saying “the era of budget cuts of the armed forces is over” and called President Trump the best friend the military will ever have. The vice president also urged graduates to embrace the characteristics of integrity, humility, self-control, and a trust of authority as qualities that will help them become leaders.
6:24 am ET Approx. 32 min. Wellesley College Commencement Address Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater of ... Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered the commencement address at her alma mater of Wellesley College in Massachusetts.