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1:00 am HT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for comments on Syria’s agreement with the United Nations to ... Telephone lines were open for comments on Syria’s agreement with the United Nations to remove troops by April 10, 2012, and what the U.S. response should be. 12:19 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Book Discussion on The Invisible Arab ; Marwan Bishara talked about the causes for the revolutions that made up the “Arab ... Marwan Bishara talked about the causes for the revolutions that made up the “Arab Spring.” Mr. Bishara argued that the uprisings have a long history that has been largely ignored by the media in the West. He responded to questions from members of the audience at Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab Studies. 2:30 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. U.S.-Canada Relations ; Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper talked about a variety of issues including a wide range of ... Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper talked about a variety of issues including a wide range of topics including U.S.-Canada relations, energy supplies and exports, immigration, and trade expansion. The Keystone XL pipeline was the focus of several questions posed to the Canadian leader. Former Congresswoman Jane Harman moderated the discussion.
1:49 am HT Approx. 42 min. LIVE Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton on the Fiscal Year 2013 Budget ; ; Congressional Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) talked about the potential effects on ... Congressional Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) talked about the potential effects on federal employees of the fiscal year 2013 budget passed by the House, and she responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. She also discussed Obama administration budget proposals, Supreme Court oral arguments on the 2010 health care law, and the latest on the push for District of Columbia statehood.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
1:30 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Ballot Measures Affecting Women Panelists talked about ballot measures across the country that affect women. Among the topics ... Panelists talked about ballot measures across the country that affect women. Among the topics addressed were reproductive rights, sexual orientation issues, and labor issues specific to women. They responded to questions from the audience.
The program contains language that some may find objectionable.
3:33 am HT Approx. 44 min. Consumer Data Privacy ; The Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee held a briefing on the Obama ... The Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee held a briefing on the Obama administration’s new Internet privacy plan. The plan calls on Congress to pass a privacy bill of rights and give the government new enforcement powers. They also answered questions from reporters about the plan.
2:33 am HT Approx. 41 min. LIVE Tax Code Reform ; Alex Brill talked about his plan to reform the corporate and individual tax codes and compared it ... Alex Brill talked about his plan to reform the corporate and individual tax codes and compared it to the presidential candidates' tax plans, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the difference between the actual and effective corporate tax rates and the House Republican budget plan. 2:36 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. LIVE Counterterrorism and Cyber Security ; FBI Assistant Directors Ralph Boelter and Gordon Snows spoke at a conference on government ... FBI Assistant Directors Ralph Boelter and Gordon Snows spoke at a conference on government security. Mr. Boelter talked about counterterrorism efforts, and Mr. Snow spoke on cyber security. 4:21 am HT Approx. 49 min. F-22 Scientific Advisory Board Findings ; ; Generals briefed reporters and answered questions about a report from the F-22 Scientific Advisory ... Generals briefed reporters and answered questions about a report from the F-22 Scientific Advisory Board. From 2008-2010 the U.S. Air Force experienced fourteen “physiological incidents” with the fleet of aircraft. Recommendations from the investigation directed the Air Force to modify the handle that engages the emergency oxygen system in its entire fleet of F-22 Raptor fighter jets.
3:15 am HT Approx. 3 min. LIVE Sinclair Richards StudentCam Interview ; Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made ... Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made with Megan Mills and Laura Seitz. The film was one of the middle school third prize-winners in C-SPAN’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.
4:02 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. LIVE Social Security Disability Insurance Social Security Administration Chief Actuary Stephen Goss and various interest groups representing ... Social Security Administration Chief Actuary Stephen Goss and various interest groups representing the disabled talked about the reasons behind increase in the number of applications for Social Security disability insurance have increased in recent years. They also responded to questions from the audience. 5:14 am HT Approx. 32 min. Fiscal Year 2013 Federal Budget Economic experts talked about the fiscal year 2013 budget. Economic experts talked about the fiscal year 2013 budget.
3:19 am HT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Federal Reserve Strategy and Legacy ; Jon Hilsenrath talked about Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke’s lecture series at George ... Jon Hilsenrath talked about Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke’s lecture series at George Washington business school, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communicationsl. He also discussed the Federal Reserve’s strategy and legacy on the economy. Chair Bernanke is in the midst of his last two years of his tenure. 5:51 am HT Approx. 45 min. Politics and Women's Rights Panelists talked about the prospects for an increase in the number of women elected to public ... Panelists talked about the prospects for an increase in the number of women elected to public office in the 2012 elections. They also responded to questions from the audience. 5:46 am HT Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. Federal Communications Commission Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials testified on their fiscal year 2013 budget ... Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials testified on their fiscal year 2013 budget request. During their testimopny they touched on a number of issues including broadband access in rural areas, political campaign advertising, and the sale of broadcast spectrum.
4:02 am HT Approx. 40 min. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton on the Fiscal Year 2013 Budget ; ; Congressional Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) talked about the potential effects on ... Congressional Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) talked about the potential effects on federal employees of the fiscal year 2013 budget passed by the House, and she responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. She also discussed Obama administration budget proposals, Supreme Court oral arguments on the 2010 health care law, and the latest on the push for District of Columbia statehood.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
6:37 am HT Approx. 37 min. LIVE Ambassador Susan Rice on the Situation in Syria Susan Rice took questions from reporters on a range of issues, including upcoming priorities and ... Susan Rice took questions from reporters on a range of issues, including upcoming priorities and Syria. She said that the U.S. is concerned and skeptical of the Syrian government’s adherence to the April 10th ceasefire deadline. She added that what signs thus far from Syria since April 1st have not been encouraging. Ambassador Rice also answered questions on Sudan and outlined the priorities of the Security Council’s agenda for the month of April. 7:49 am HT Approx. 2 hr. 47 min. Cyber and Strategic Commands Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Military commanders in charge of cyber space, missile defense, the U.S. nuclear arsenal, space ... Military commanders in charge of cyber space, missile defense, the U.S. nuclear arsenal, space operations and other areas testified on their fiscal year 2013 budget request.
4:45 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. LIVE Christine LaGarde on the International Monetary Fund Agenda Christine LaGarde spoke about the International Monetary Fund agenda. In her speech she said ... Christine LaGarde spoke about the International Monetary Fund agenda. In her speech she said the U.S. can move more slowly than its European counterparts toward deficit reduction but warned that long term costs of entitlement programs would have to be dealt with. She also called the latest efforts to contain the financial crisis in Europe “promising.” 7:17 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. Importance of Public Service Former President Bill Clinton moderated a discussion with activists who talk about their service ... Former President Bill Clinton moderated a discussion with activists who talk about their service activities and what motivates them in trying to make a difference. Speakers included recording artist Usher; former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright who spoke about her efforts in a post-governmental role; and others who co-founded their own organizations to help people living in underdeveloped countries. Usher led the audience in singing “The Greatest Love of All.” 10:39 am HT Approx. 35 min. U.S.-European Union Trade Negotiations ; Michael Punke talked about U.S.and European Union trade negotiations, Russia’s participation ... Michael Punke talked about U.S.and European Union trade negotiations, Russia’s participation in the World Trade Organization, and U.S. global trade interests. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.
5:55 am HT Approx. 4 min. Sinclair Richards StudentCam Interview ; Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made ... Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made with Megan Mills and Laura Seitz. The film was one of the middle school third prize-winners in C-SPAN’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.
9:05 am HT Approx. 4 min. Sinclair Richards StudentCam Interview ; Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made ... Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made with Megan Mills and Laura Seitz. The film was one of the middle school third prize-winners in C-SPAN’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.
11:18 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Paul Volcker Remarks ; ; Paul Volcker gave the keynote address at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the ... Paul Volcker gave the keynote address at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the United States and globally. Following his remarks he was interviewed by Steve Clemmons and spoke about the state of the U.S. economy, international trade, and fiscal policy.
5:59 am HT Approx. 8 min. Freedom of Speech - A Memory? ; ; Megan Mills, Laura Seitz, and Sinclair Richards' video, Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, was ... Megan Mills, Laura Seitz, and Sinclair Richards' video, Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, was one of the middle school section third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
The local cable company was Time Warner. 
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.
9:09 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 45 min. Social Security Disability Insurance Social Security Administration Chief Actuary Stephen Goss and various interest groups representing ... Social Security Administration Chief Actuary Stephen Goss and various interest groups representing the disabled talked about the reasons behind increase in the number of applications for Social Security disability insurance have increased in recent years. They also responded to questions from the audience. 12:29 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Energy Department Fiscal Year 2013 Budget ; Energy Secretary Steven Chu testified on his department’s fiscal year 2013 budget request. Energy Secretary Steven Chu testified on his department’s fiscal year 2013 budget request.
6:08 am HT Approx. 22 min. Tax Code Reform ; Alex Brill talked about his plan to reform the corporate and individual tax codes and compared it ... Alex Brill talked about his plan to reform the corporate and individual tax codes and compared it to the presidential candidates' tax plans, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the difference between the actual and effective corporate tax rates and the House Republican budget plan. 10:56 am HT Approx. 8 min. Freedom of Speech - A Memory? ; ; Megan Mills, Laura Seitz, and Sinclair Richards' video, Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, was ... Megan Mills, Laura Seitz, and Sinclair Richards' video, Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, was one of the middle school section third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
The local cable company was Time Warner. 
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.
2:03 pm HT Approx. 48 min. Thomas Jefferson's Idea of America ; Although Thomas Jefferson was in France as the Constitution was being debated and signed, he had ... Although Thomas Jefferson was in France as the Constitution was being debated and signed, he had his own ideas for the new nation.
Next, University of Virginia History Professor Peter Onuf examines Thomas Jefferson’s idea of America and how his relationship with James Madison - whose ideas differed from his own - affected his opinions.
This is 50 minutes.
6:31 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE Economic Policy and Federal Budget ; President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual ... President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual Associated Press luncheon at the American Society of News Editors conference. In his remarks he criticized Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney. He called the House Republican budget plan “radical” and “a Trojan Horse disguised as a deficit reduction plan.” The Republican budget plan, approved by the House the previous week and embraced by Mr. Romney, cuts $5.3 trillion over the next decade through deeps cuts in spending and entitlements. 1:12 pm HT Approx. 46 min. MF Global Bankruptcy In a third hearing on the MF Global collapse witnesses testified about an estimated $1 billion of ... In a third hearing on the MF Global collapse witnesses testified about an estimated $1 billion of unaccounted customer funds. Former MF Global Assistant Treasurer Edith O’Brien exercised her fifth amendment right not to testify about an email she sent that claimed former CEO Jon Corzine directed the transfer of customer funds just days before MF Global filed for bankruptcy. Witnesses also said they were cooperating with federal investigators and regulators to find out what led to the collapse and where customers' missing funds had gone. 2:53 pm HT Approx. 58 min. Women and the Founding of America ; While the Founding Fathers often get all of the credit for the creation of America - without the ... While the Founding Fathers often get all of the credit for the creation of America - without the encouragement and work of many women things may have ended up differently.
Next, George Mason University History Professor Rosemarie Zagarri examines the important role that women played in generating support for the revolutionary war and how their involvement helped pave the way for a greater political identity for women within the new nation.
This is an hour.
7:35 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. Race and the 2012 Presidential Campaign Panelists talked about race and the 2012 presidential campaign. Some of the topics included ... Panelists talked about race and the 2012 presidential campaign. Some of the topics included voter identification laws, the black vote, and voter ID laws, President Obama’s and Republican presidential candidates' responses to the Trayvon Martin shooting. Afterward, they answered questions from the audience. 2:00 pm HT Approx. 44 min. Book Discussion on Buckley Carl Bogus talked about the personal and professional life of political commentator, William F. ... Carl Bogus talked about the personal and professional life of political commentator, William F. Buckley, Jr. (1925-2008). Mr. Buckley was the founder of the conservative periodical,The National Review, author of numerous books, including, God and Man at Yale, and the host of the television program, “Firing Line.” The author examined Mr. Buckley’s efforts to reshape the conservative movement in the 1960s and his lasting impact on conservative leaders, such as Ronald Reagan, who cited the National Review as an influence on his political thinking. Professor Bogus responded to questions from members of the audience speaks at Books &Books in Bal Harbour Shops. 3:56 pm HT Approx. 48 min. George Washington's Challenges Next, author and Brandeis University history professor David Hackett Fischer discusses the tactics ... Next, author and Brandeis University history professor David Hackett Fischer discusses the tactics and strategies that George Washington used to confront challenges. He spoke at a University of Oklahoma symposium on the Founding of America. This is 50 minutes.
8:54 am HT Approx. 37 min. Ambassador Susan Rice on the Situation in Syria Susan Rice took questions from reporters on a range of issues, including upcoming priorities and ... Susan Rice took questions from reporters on a range of issues, including upcoming priorities and Syria. She said that the U.S. is concerned and skeptical of the Syrian government’s adherence to the April 10th ceasefire deadline. She added that what signs thus far from Syria since April 1st have not been encouraging. Ambassador Rice also answered questions on Sudan and outlined the priorities of the Security Council’s agenda for the month of April. 2:47 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Book Discussion on The Crusader: The Life and Tumultuous Times of Pat Buchanan ; In his book Timothy Stanley recounts the personal life and political career of Pat ... In his book Timothy Stanley recounts the personal life and political career of Pat Buchanan. Mr. Stanley recalls Mr. Buchanan’s childhood in Washington, D.C., his work in the Nixon and Reagan adminstrations, and his own presidential aspirations, which consisted of three presidential campaigns. Mr. Stanley discussed his book with Pat Buchanan at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. 4:45 pm HT Approx. 56 min. Andrew Jackson and the Constitution Professor Akhil Reed Amar talked about how the presidency of Andrew Jackson transformed the ... Professor Akhil Reed Amar talked about how the presidency of Andrew Jackson transformed the Constitution in ways that still apply. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Our Jacksonian Constitution” was a program of the “Teach-In on America’s Founding” held February 27, 2012, by the Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage in the Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall. This was the University of Oklahoma’s inaugural "Teach-In, A Day with Some of the Greatest Teachers in America."***
9:33 am HT Approx. 16 min. Open Phones Telephone lines were open for comments on Syria’s agreement with the United Nations to ... Telephone lines were open for comments on Syria’s agreement with the United Nations to remove troops by April 10, 2012, and what the U.S. response should be. 4:03 pm HT Approx. 39 min. Book Discussion on Ronald Reagan: Our 40th President Winston Groom recounts the life and political career of Ronald Reagan, America’s 40th ... Winston Groom recounts the life and political career of Ronald Reagan, America’s 40th president. The author explores President Reagan’s childhood, his radio and acting career, and his political ascendancy from governor of California to the presidency of the United States. Mr. Groom spoke at Page and Palette book store in Fairhope, Alabama. 5:45 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Teaching Constitutional History Explaining the Constitution and encouraging students to have an interest in America’s ... Explaining the Constitution and encouraging students to have an interest in America’s founding can be difficult for many teachers. Next, radio talk show host Diane Rehm moderates a panel discussion on the issues and challenges surrounding the teaching of constitutional history. 
David McCullogh and Gordon Wood join the panel of five other historians and scholars at this event from a day-long teach-in on America’s founding at the University of Oklahoma.
This is a little over an hour.
9:50 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. LIVE Digital Age and Investigative Journalism Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate ... Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate story, were among the featured speakers in a panel discussion on investigative journalism and the digital age. Mr. Bernstein and Mr. Woodward recounted what happened and how they uncovered the facts in the scandal. Mr. Bernstein in his remarks called the story an assault on the U.S. democracy that simultaneously showed that the U.S. system of governance worked. Both agree that reporters should go after the power centers and hold them accountable, citing the Penn State sex abuse case as an example.
This program contains language some may find objectionable.
4:46 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Digital Age and Investigative Journalism Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate ... Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate story, were among the featured speakers in a panel discussion on investigative journalism and the digital age. Mr. Bernstein and Mr. Woodward recounted what happened and how they uncovered the facts in the scandal. Mr. Bernstein in his remarks called the story an assault on the U.S. democracy that simultaneously showed that the U.S. system of governance worked. Both agree that reporters should go after the power centers and hold them accountable, citing the Penn State sex abuse case as an example.
This program contains language some may find objectionable.
6:53 pm HT Approx. 48 min. Thomas Jefferson's Idea of America ; Although Thomas Jefferson was in France as the Constitution was being debated and signed, he had ... Although Thomas Jefferson was in France as the Constitution was being debated and signed, he had his own ideas for the new nation.
Next, University of Virginia History Professor Peter Onuf examines Thomas Jefferson’s idea of America and how his relationship with James Madison - whose ideas differed from his own - affected his opinions.
This is 50 minutes.
11:24 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Economic Policy and Federal Budget ; President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual ... President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual Associated Press luncheon at the American Society of News Editors conference. In his remarks he criticized Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney. He called the House Republican budget plan “radical” and “a Trojan Horse disguised as a deficit reduction plan.” The Republican budget plan, approved by the House the previous week and embraced by Mr. Romney, cuts $5.3 trillion over the next decade through deeps cuts in spending and entitlements. 6:15 pm HT Approx. 44 min. Book Discussion on Buckley Carl Bogus talked about the personal and professional life of political commentator, William F. ... Carl Bogus talked about the personal and professional life of political commentator, William F. Buckley, Jr. (1925-2008). Mr. Buckley was the founder of the conservative periodical,The National Review, author of numerous books, including, God and Man at Yale, and the host of the television program, “Firing Line.” The author examined Mr. Buckley’s efforts to reshape the conservative movement in the 1960s and his lasting impact on conservative leaders, such as Ronald Reagan, who cited the National Review as an influence on his political thinking. Professor Bogus responded to questions from members of the audience speaks at Books &Books in Bal Harbour Shops. 7:43 pm HT Approx. 58 min. Women and the Founding of America ; While the Founding Fathers often get all of the credit for the creation of America - without the ... While the Founding Fathers often get all of the credit for the creation of America - without the encouragement and work of many women things may have ended up differently.
Next, George Mason University History Professor Rosemarie Zagarri examines the important role that women played in generating support for the revolutionary war and how their involvement helped pave the way for a greater political identity for women within the new nation.
This is an hour.
12:29 pm HT Approx. 29 min. State Department Briefing Victoria Nuland briefed reporters and answered questions on a number of issues. She said a ... Victoria Nuland briefed reporters and answered questions on a number of issues. She said a plan to offer a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of those who planned the Mumbai terrorist attacks had been pursued for as long as a year. The 2008 attacks have been blamed on militant groups based in Pakistan. 7:03 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Book Discussion on The Crusader: The Life and Tumultuous Times of Pat Buchanan ; In his book Timothy Stanley recounts the personal life and political career of Pat ... In his book Timothy Stanley recounts the personal life and political career of Pat Buchanan. Mr. Stanley recalls Mr. Buchanan’s childhood in Washington, D.C., his work in the Nixon and Reagan adminstrations, and his own presidential aspirations, which consisted of three presidential campaigns. Mr. Stanley discussed his book with Pat Buchanan at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. 8:45 pm HT Approx. 48 min. George Washington's Challenges Next, author and Brandeis University history professor David Hackett Fischer discusses the tactics ... Next, author and Brandeis University history professor David Hackett Fischer discusses the tactics and strategies that George Washington used to confront challenges. He spoke at a University of Oklahoma symposium on the Founding of America. This is 50 minutes.
1:00 pm HT Approx. 2 hr. 13 min. LIVE Politico Wisconsin, Maryland and Washington, D.C. Primary Night Coverage Politico’s coverage of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries included ... Politico’s coverage of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries included local coverage of election returns and analysis of the results. C-SPAN simulcast Politico’s coverage. 8:18 pm HT Approx. 39 min. Book Discussion on Ronald Reagan: Our 40th President Winston Groom recounts the life and political career of Ronald Reagan, America’s 40th ... Winston Groom recounts the life and political career of Ronald Reagan, America’s 40th president. The author explores President Reagan’s childhood, his radio and acting career, and his political ascendancy from governor of California to the presidency of the United States. Mr. Groom spoke at Page and Palette book store in Fairhope, Alabama. 9:36 pm HT Approx. 56 min. Andrew Jackson and the Constitution Professor Akhil Reed Amar talked about how the presidency of Andrew Jackson transformed the ... Professor Akhil Reed Amar talked about how the presidency of Andrew Jackson transformed the Constitution in ways that still apply. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Our Jacksonian Constitution” was a program of the “Teach-In on America’s Founding” held February 27, 2012, by the Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage in the Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall. This was the University of Oklahoma’s inaugural "Teach-In, A Day with Some of the Greatest Teachers in America."***
3:13 pm HT Approx. 16 min. Rick Santorum Primary Night Event Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the ... Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries. 9:01 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Digital Age and Investigative Journalism Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate ... Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate story, were among the featured speakers in a panel discussion on investigative journalism and the digital age. Mr. Bernstein and Mr. Woodward recounted what happened and how they uncovered the facts in the scandal. Mr. Bernstein in his remarks called the story an assault on the U.S. democracy that simultaneously showed that the U.S. system of governance worked. Both agree that reporters should go after the power centers and hold them accountable, citing the Penn State sex abuse case as an example.
This program contains language some may find objectionable.
10:35 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Teaching Constitutional History Explaining the Constitution and encouraging students to have an interest in America’s ... Explaining the Constitution and encouraging students to have an interest in America’s founding can be difficult for many teachers. Next, radio talk show host Diane Rehm moderates a panel discussion on the issues and challenges surrounding the teaching of constitutional history. 
David McCullogh and Gordon Wood join the panel of five other historians and scholars at this event from a day-long teach-in on America’s founding at the University of Oklahoma.
This is a little over an hour.
3:30 pm HT Approx. 13 min. LIVE Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. Primary Night Coverage Part 1 C-SPAN’s coverage of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries included local ... C-SPAN’s coverage of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries included local coverage of election returns, viewer calls, and victory and concession speeches. 10:31 pm HT Approx. 44 min. Book Discussion on Buckley Carl Bogus talked about the personal and professional life of political commentator, William F. ... Carl Bogus talked about the personal and professional life of political commentator, William F. Buckley, Jr. (1925-2008). Mr. Buckley was the founder of the conservative periodical,The National Review, author of numerous books, including, God and Man at Yale, and the host of the television program, “Firing Line.” The author examined Mr. Buckley’s efforts to reshape the conservative movement in the 1960s and his lasting impact on conservative leaders, such as Ronald Reagan, who cited the National Review as an influence on his political thinking. Professor Bogus responded to questions from members of the audience speaks at Books &Books in Bal Harbour Shops. 11:43 pm HT Approx. 48 min. Thomas Jefferson's Idea of America ; Although Thomas Jefferson was in France as the Constitution was being debated and signed, he had ... Although Thomas Jefferson was in France as the Constitution was being debated and signed, he had his own ideas for the new nation.
Next, University of Virginia History Professor Peter Onuf examines Thomas Jefferson’s idea of America and how his relationship with James Madison - whose ideas differed from his own - affected his opinions.
This is 50 minutes.
3:44 pm HT Approx. 22 min. Mitt Romney Primary Night Event ; Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and ... Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries. 11:19 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Book Discussion on The Crusader: The Life and Tumultuous Times of Pat Buchanan ; In his book Timothy Stanley recounts the personal life and political career of Pat ... In his book Timothy Stanley recounts the personal life and political career of Pat Buchanan. Mr. Stanley recalls Mr. Buchanan’s childhood in Washington, D.C., his work in the Nixon and Reagan adminstrations, and his own presidential aspirations, which consisted of three presidential campaigns. Mr. Stanley discussed his book with Pat Buchanan at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. 12:33 am HT Approx. 58 min. Women and the Founding of America ; While the Founding Fathers often get all of the credit for the creation of America - without the ... While the Founding Fathers often get all of the credit for the creation of America - without the encouragement and work of many women things may have ended up differently.
Next, George Mason University History Professor Rosemarie Zagarri examines the important role that women played in generating support for the revolutionary war and how their involvement helped pave the way for a greater political identity for women within the new nation.
This is an hour.
4:06 pm HT Approx. 15 min. LIVE Wisconsin, Maryland, Washington, DC Primary Night Part 2 ; C-SPAN’s coverage of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries included local ... C-SPAN’s coverage of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries included local coverage of election returns, viewer calls, and victory and concession speeches. 12:34 am HT Approx. 39 min. Book Discussion on Ronald Reagan: Our 40th President Winston Groom recounts the life and political career of Ronald Reagan, America’s 40th ... Winston Groom recounts the life and political career of Ronald Reagan, America’s 40th president. The author explores President Reagan’s childhood, his radio and acting career, and his political ascendancy from governor of California to the presidency of the United States. Mr. Groom spoke at Page and Palette book store in Fairhope, Alabama.
4:21 pm HT Approx. 16 min. Rick Santorum Primary Night Event Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the ... Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries.
4:38 pm HT Approx. 30 min. Mitt Romney Primary Night Event ; Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and ... Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries.
5:18 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Economic Policy and Federal Budget ; President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual ... President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual Associated Press luncheon at the American Society of News Editors conference. In his remarks he criticized Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney. He called the House Republican budget plan “radical” and “a Trojan Horse disguised as a deficit reduction plan.” The Republican budget plan, approved by the House the previous week and embraced by Mr. Romney, cuts $5.3 trillion over the next decade through deeps cuts in spending and entitlements.
6:23 pm HT Approx. 37 min. Ambassador Susan Rice on the Situation in Syria Susan Rice took questions from reporters on a range of issues, including upcoming priorities and ... Susan Rice took questions from reporters on a range of issues, including upcoming priorities and Syria. She said that the U.S. is concerned and skeptical of the Syrian government’s adherence to the April 10th ceasefire deadline. She added that what signs thus far from Syria since April 1st have not been encouraging. Ambassador Rice also answered questions on Sudan and outlined the priorities of the Security Council’s agenda for the month of April.
7:02 pm HT Approx. 4 min. Sinclair Richards StudentCam Interview ; Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made ... Sinclair Richards was interviewed about Freedom of Speech - A Memory?, the video she made with Megan Mills and Laura Seitz. The film was one of the middle school third prize-winners in C-SPAN’s StudentCam documentary contest. They are eighth graders at McKinley Middle School in Racine, Wisconsin.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.
7:07 pm HT Approx. 16 min. Rick Santorum Primary Night Event Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the ... Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries.
7:23 pm HT Approx. 31 min. Mitt Romney Primary Night Event ; Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and ... Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries.
7:56 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Economic Policy and Federal Budget ; President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual ... President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual Associated Press luncheon at the American Society of News Editors conference. In his remarks he criticized Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney. He called the House Republican budget plan “radical” and “a Trojan Horse disguised as a deficit reduction plan.” The Republican budget plan, approved by the House the previous week and embraced by Mr. Romney, cuts $5.3 trillion over the next decade through deeps cuts in spending and entitlements.
9:03 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Counterterrorism and Cyber Security ; FBI Assistant Directors Ralph Boelter and Gordon Snows spoke at a conference on government ... FBI Assistant Directors Ralph Boelter and Gordon Snows spoke at a conference on government security. Mr. Boelter talked about counterterrorism efforts, and Mr. Snow spoke on cyber security.
10:18 pm HT Approx. 36 min. Christine LaGarde on the International Monetary Fund Agenda Christine LaGarde spoke about the International Monetary Fund agenda. In her speech she said ... Christine LaGarde spoke about the International Monetary Fund agenda. In her speech she said the U.S. can move more slowly than its European counterparts toward deficit reduction but warned that long term costs of entitlement programs would have to be dealt with. She also called the latest efforts to contain the financial crisis in Europe “promising.”
10:55 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Economic Policy and Federal Budget ; President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual ... President Obama spoke about the fiscal year 2013 federal budget in a keynote address at the annual Associated Press luncheon at the American Society of News Editors conference. In his remarks he criticized Republican presidential front-runner Mitt Romney. He called the House Republican budget plan “radical” and “a Trojan Horse disguised as a deficit reduction plan.” The Republican budget plan, approved by the House the previous week and embraced by Mr. Romney, cuts $5.3 trillion over the next decade through deeps cuts in spending and entitlements.
12:02 am HT Approx. 16 min. Rick Santorum Primary Night Event Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the ... Rick Santorum spoke to supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries.
12:18 am HT Approx. 31 min. Mitt Romney Primary Night Event ; Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and ... Mitt Romney spoke to supporters in Milwaukee about the results of the Wisconsin, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. primaries.
12:51 am HT Approx. 6 min. In God We Trust? Vinny Castellini’s video, In God We Trust? Religion’s Role in America, was ... Vinny Castellini’s video, In God We Trust? Religion’s Role in America, was one of the high school section third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a senior at Fruita Monument High School in Fruita, Colorado.
The local cable company was Optimum.
C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam video documentary contest was a national competition in which middle and high school students produced a documentary focusing on the significance of any provision of the U.S. Constitution.