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1:00 am HT Approx. 46 min. LIVE Open Phones Susan Swain Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “What should the role of ... Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “What should the role of government be in your life?” 12:57 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Veterans' Organizations Legislative Priorities Witnesses testified on the legislative priorities of veterans' service organizations.
Senator ...
Witnesses testified on the legislative priorities of veterans' service organizations.
Senator Lugar introduced James Koutz, the new national commander of the American Legion, who presented the report of a survey done by the American Legion on veteran issues, such as the poor quality of medical care for women veterans, long processing times for veterans' claims, and getting veterans back to work. Verna Jones and Peter Gaytan also responded to questions. Also present, but not speaking, were Ben Governor and Mike Helms.
11:59 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. International Anti-Counterfeit Prescription Drug Efforts Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug ... Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug operations. Topics included the difficulties of tracking counterfeit drug shipments and the money involved.
This was part of the Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) Third Annual Counterfeit Drug Conference, held at the National Press Club.
1:50 am HT Approx. 45 min. LIVE Book Discussion on Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama Ann Coulter; Susan Swain Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to ... Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama which “explodes the self-made liberal myth of liberals and liberalism as heroes in the American civil rights movement.” She also shared her views of the presidential race, and responded to phone calls and electronic communications from viewers. 2:32 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 42 min. U.S.-China Relations Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former U.S. Ambassador to China Stapleton Roy talked ... Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former U.S. Ambassador to China Stapleton Roy talked about the upcoming 18th National Congress of China and the implications of the new leaders for U.S.-China relations. China was to have new Communist Party leaders as of November 8th, 2012. 1:11 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Future of Syria After Assad Syrian opposition activists from the Day After Project presented the outlines of a transition plan ... Syrian opposition activists from the Day After Project presented the outlines of a transition plan for their country post-President Bashar al-Assa. Some of the subjects the covered were the objectives of the plan, such as ending violence and providing medical needs and basic services; Syria’s history over the preceding 40 years; rooting out nepotism and corruption; and how to put their plan in action. Following their discussion, they answered questions from members of the audience.
2:38 am HT Approx. 41 min. LIVE Katrina Vanden Heuvel on the 2012 Presidential Election Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered ... Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered questions from viewers and Miami University students in Oxford, Ohio. Topics included the latest unemployment figures, the Supreme Court, and the first presidential debate. 4:18 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 45 min. African American and Latino Voters Panelists discussed the impact of African American and Latino voters in the 2012 ... Panelists discussed the impact of African American and Latino voters in the 2012 election. Many of their remarks were focused on new voter identification laws in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, and other states. They also talked about campaign issues such as immigration and the economy, media portrayal of minorities, the lack of minority moderators in the 2012 presidential debates, and other topics. 3:02 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. North Carolina 8th Congressional District Debate Richard Hudson; Lawrence Kissell Representative Larry Kissell (D) and Richard Hudson, candidates for the U.S. House of ... Representative Larry Kissell (D) and Richard Hudson, candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives in District 8, debated various issues.
3:23 am HT Approx. 38 min. LIVE U.S. Manufacturing Policies Eric Morath; Chris Savage; Susan Swain Chris Savage and Eric Morath talked about manufacturing in the U.S. economy, and they responded to ... Chris Savage and Eric Morath talked about manufacturing in the U.S. economy, and they responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the types of products the U.S. manufactures; measurement of manufacturing, the importance of the auto, defense and energy industries; and major issues facing U.S. manufacturing policies. They also discussed President Obama’s and Mitt Romney’s manufacturing policies, and changes in U.S. manufacturing over the last few decades.
This program was part of C-SPAN’s regular Friday “America by the Numbers” series.
6:04 am HT Approx. 25 min. Open Phones Susan Swain Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “What should the role of ... Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “What should the role of government be in your life?” 4:14 am HT Approx. 54 min. Future of Yemen Abdrabuh Mansour Hadi; Jane Harman; Frederick Kempe Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansour Hadi talked about the future of his country. He took over ... Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansour Hadi talked about the future of his country. He took over the presidency in February 2012, after an uprising forced the previous president to step down after 33 years in power.Among his comments he remarked on the progress made during in the previous year, including the formation of a government and ongoing talks to shape the country’s future. He called for economic support from the U.S. and the world community, and discussed the lack of jobs for young Yemeni’s. He defended the use of drones to fight al-Qaida and other militant groups in the country.
4:01 am HT Approx. 2 min. LIVE House Pro Forma Session Patrick Conroy; Elijah Cummings; Scott Desjarlais The U.S. House of Representatives convened in a pro forma session. The U.S. House of Representatives convened in a pro forma session. 7:00 am HT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Google and Anti-Trust Laws, Part One Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet ... Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet search, the evolving competitive landscape, and the role of government regulation. The panelists also talked about a new paper entitled “What Does the Chicago School Teach about Internet Search and the Anti-Trust Treatment of Google?,” authored by Gregory Sidak and Judge Robert Bork. The paper analyzed the anti-trust concerns over Google and the market for Internet search. 5:10 am HT Approx. 39 min. Cybersecurity Infrastructure Former Homeland Security officials talked about Panelists talked about protecting cybersecurity ... Former Homeland Security officials talked about Panelists talked about protecting cybersecurity infrastructure. They discussed vulnerabilities and policies that could be adopted to address them. One of the proposals included incentivizing private companies to implement cybersecurity measures.
4:06 am HT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama Ann Coulter; Susan Swain Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to ... Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama which “explodes the self-made liberal myth of liberals and liberalism as heroes in the American civil rights movement.” She also shared her views of the presidential race, and responded to phone calls and electronic communications from viewers. 8:04 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Future of American Democracy Democratic mayors Alex Morse (Holyoke, Massachusetts) and Svante Myrick (Ithaca, New York) talked ... Democratic mayors Alex Morse (Holyoke, Massachusetts) and Svante Myrick (Ithaca, New York) talked about important questions from their perspective as two of the youngest elected officials in the United States.
The discussion was part of the Millennial Values Symposium that brought student leaders to Washington, D.C. from around the country for a series of conversations about values and the future of American democracy.
5:58 am HT Approx. 49 min. Cybersecurity Innovations Steven Clemons; Catherine Lotrionte; Paul Nguyen Panelists talked about cybersecurity innovations in the private sector. They also responded ... Panelists talked about cybersecurity innovations in the private sector. They also responded to questions from the audience.
4:53 am HT Approx. 25 min. Open Phones Susan Swain Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “What should the role of ... Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “What should the role of government be in your life?” 9:19 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Race and College Admissions Panelists talked about affirmative action, the future of college diversity, and policy ... Panelists talked about affirmative action, the future of college diversity, and policy implications. The panel focused primarily on using class instead of race to achieve diversity in higher education. Mr. Kahlenberg talked about a Century Foundation report looking at affirmative action admission policies in higher education. The report proposes using class as a means to a more diverse university population. Kahlenberg and seemingly all of the panelists to some extent believed that affirmative action based policies in higher education may be taking its last breath. 6:50 am HT Approx. 43 min. Counterfeit Prescription Drugs Tim Mackey; Marvin Shepherd; Scott Williams Scott Williams and Tim Mackey presented their research on counterfeit drugs. Scott Williams and Tim Mackey presented their research on counterfeit drugs.
5:18 am HT Approx. 27 min. LIVE President Obama Campaign Event in Fairfax, Virginia Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts ... President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts concert hall. In the speech he talked about the unemployment rate, announced earlier in the day as 7.8 percent, the lowest since he took office. He said the economy had come too far to return to Republican leadership, saying, “We’ve made too much progress to return to the policies that led to the crisis in the first place.” 10:50 am HT Approx. 56 min. Iowa 4th Congressional District Debate Steven King; Christie Vilsack Republican Congressman Steve King and Democratic challenger Christie Vilsack debated for ... Republican Congressman Steve King and Democratic challenger Christie Vilsack debated for Iowa’s new 4th Congressional District. Courtesy of KTIV and Northwestern College. 7:35 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. International Anti-Counterfeit Prescription Drug Efforts Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug ... Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug operations. Topics included the difficulties of tracking counterfeit drug shipments and the money involved.
This was part of the Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) Third Annual Counterfeit Drug Conference, held at the National Press Club.
5:45 am HT Approx. 15 min. LIVE Open Phones on Unemployment Rate Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for viewer responses after a campaign rally by President Obama in ... Telephone lines were open for viewer responses after a campaign rally by President Obama in Fairfax, Virginia, during which he talked about the unemployment rate for September released that day, which decreased to 7.8 percent, the lowest since President Obama took office. Viewers were asked, “Do jobs numbers change the race?” 11:48 am HT Approx. 21 min. Counterfeit Prescription Drugs Tim Mackey; Marvin Shepherd; Scott Williams Scott Williams and Tim Mackey presented their research on counterfeit drugs. Scott Williams and Tim Mackey presented their research on counterfeit drugs. 8:48 am HT Approx. 57 min. Women Journalists on the 2012 Presidential Election Leading women journalists spoke about the 2012 presidential campaign and the changing roles of ... Leading women journalists spoke about the 2012 presidential campaign and the changing roles of women in the news media. Among the topics they addressed were candidates' appeal to women voters, challenges for women covering the campaign, and changes in the news industry over the past several election cycles. They responded to questions from the audience.
6:01 am HT Approx. 34 min. LIVE Mitt Romney Campaign Event in Abingdon, Virginia Kevin Crutchfield; W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in Abingdon. In his speech he referred to the 7.8 percent unemployment rate released that day, the lowest since President Obama took office. He questioned the accuracy of the rate, saying it declined because “more and more people have just stopped looking for work.” Other topics included his five-point plan for job growth, his first debate with President Obama earlier in the week, and the troubles of the coal industry. 12:11 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Future of Syria After Assad Syrian opposition activists from the Day After Project presented the outlines of a transition plan ... Syrian opposition activists from the Day After Project presented the outlines of a transition plan for their country post-President Bashar al-Assa. Some of the subjects the covered were the objectives of the plan, such as ending violence and providing medical needs and basic services; Syria’s history over the preceding 40 years; rooting out nepotism and corruption; and how to put their plan in action. Following their discussion, they answered questions from members of the audience. 9:48 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. North Carolina 8th Congressional District Debate Richard Hudson; Lawrence Kissell Representative Larry Kissell (D) and Richard Hudson, candidates for the U.S. House of ... Representative Larry Kissell (D) and Richard Hudson, candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives in District 8, debated various issues.
6:38 am HT Approx. 54 min. North Carolina Gubernatorial Debate Walter Dalton; Patrick McCrory North Carolina gubernatorial candidates Pat McCrory (R) and Walter Dalton (D) debated various ... North Carolina gubernatorial candidates Pat McCrory (R) and Walter Dalton (D) debated various issues. 2:01 pm HT Approx. 2 hr. 38 min. 25th Anniversary DisHonors Awards Gala The Media Research Center celebrated its 25th anniversary with a gala at the National Building ... The Media Research Center celebrated its 25th anniversary with a gala at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., where conservatives roasted the liberal media with the 2012 DisHonors “awards.” Also during the event, the late Andrew Breitbart was honored for his reporting on the conservative platform and issues. His father-in-law, Orson Bean, accepted the William F. Buckley Award for Media Excellence. Chris Plante and Brent Bozell presided over the ceremony, which included many video clips. 10:58 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Evolution of Political Advertising Thom Mozloom; Steven Scully Thom Mozloom, founder and president of the M Network, talked about campaign ads. Thom Mozloom, founder and president of the M Network, talked about campaign ads.
7:35 am HT Approx. 55 min. New Jersey Senate Debate Joseph Kyrillos; Robert Menendez; Mike Schneider New Jersey Senate candidates Senator Bob Menendez (D) and state Senator Joe Kyrillos (R) ... New Jersey Senate candidates Senator Bob Menendez (D) and state Senator Joe Kyrillos (R) participated in the second of their three debates. 4:44 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Lessons from the 2008 Presidential Campaign Lawrence Becker; Henry De Sio Henry De Sio, chief operating officer for President Obama’a 2008 presidential campaign and ... Henry De Sio, chief operating officer for President Obama’a 2008 presidential campaign and former deputy assistant to President Obama in the White House, spoke at California State University, Northridge. He talked about his experience working the Obama campaign in 2008 and stories that he had from the campaign trail. He talked about the primary battles against Hilary Clinton, vice presidential candidates, criticisms of Obama during the campaign, and turning points in the campaign. He also analyzed leadership, communication, and the use of words in presidential campaigns. Mr. de Sio answered questions from audience members in the University Student Union.
“How Language Will Shape the 2012 Election” was a presentation of the Distinguished Visitors Program presented by the CSUN Linguistics Program and Department of Political Science.
12:03 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Party Leader Miliband Remarks to Labour Party Conference Edward Miliband Britain’s Labour Party Leader Ed Miliband addressed party members at their annual autumn ... Britain’s Labour Party Leader Ed Miliband addressed party members at their annual autumn conference. He highlighted the differences between a future Labour government and the policies of the current Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition. He talked about "protecting the values of the National Health Service and creating a more highly skilled and paid vocational system for students who choose not to attend college. He also praised the efforts of the athletes and volunteers involved in the London Olympics.
8:33 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. Future of Syria After Assad Syrian opposition activists from the Day After Project presented the outlines of a transition plan ... Syrian opposition activists from the Day After Project presented the outlines of a transition plan for their country post-President Bashar al-Assa. Some of the subjects the covered were the objectives of the plan, such as ending violence and providing medical needs and basic services; Syria’s history over the preceding 40 years; rooting out nepotism and corruption; and how to put their plan in action. Following their discussion, they answered questions from members of the audience. 6:01 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Religion Freedom and the First Amendment Panelists discussed the issue of religious liberty and First Amendment conflicts. Topics ... Panelists discussed the issue of religious liberty and First Amendment conflicts. Topics included religion in schools, same-sex marriage, the problems of religious minorities, and the Obama Administration’s contraception rule as part of the health care law. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Ms. Boorstein moderated.
The panel “Whose First Amendment?” was part of the 2012 annual conference of the Religion Newswriters Association, held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland.
Due to technical difficulties, seven minutes are missing from the program.
1:10 pm HT Approx. 49 min. Cybersecurity Innovations Steven Clemons; Catherine Lotrionte; Paul Nguyen Panelists talked about cybersecurity innovations in the private sector. They also responded ... Panelists talked about cybersecurity innovations in the private sector. They also responded to questions from the audience.
10:26 am HT Approx. 40 min. Katrina Vanden Heuvel on the 2012 Presidential Election Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered ... Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered questions from viewers and Miami University students in Oxford, Ohio. Topics included the latest unemployment figures, the Supreme Court, and the first presidential debate. 7:08 pm HT Approx. 45 min. Polling on Religious Issues Barbara Carvalho; Lee Miringoff; Andrew Walther Representative of the Marist public opinion poll presented data and insights on the views of the ... Representative of the Marist public opinion poll presented data and insights on the views of the American electorate toward religious and moral issues. They presented pre-debate numbers on the 2012 presidential race in the battle ground states as well as public opinion on a range of issues. Lee Miringoff dismissed allegations by Mitt Romney supporters of Democratic bias in recent polls. He said pollsters do not deliberately choose the proportion of Democrats to Republicans in any given poll. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
The panel “Getting Beyond the Labels in an Election Year: U.S. Views on Key Religious Issues” was part of the 2012 annual conference of the Religion Newswriters Association, held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland.
2:00 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Dinner Senators spoke at a dinner honoring the 196th anniversary of the Senate Foreign Relations ... Senators spoke at a dinner honoring the 196th anniversary of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and reminisced about their experiences on the committee. They also talked about the importance of the committee, bipartisanship among members, and important issues the committee had addressed over the years.
11:09 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. 2012 Election Campaign Analysis National Journal political analyst Charlie Cook and Republican and Democratic strategists ... National Journal political analyst Charlie Cook and Republican and Democratic strategists analyzed the first presidential debate from the previous evening, and the 2012 election. They discussed the political environment, top congressional races, and the challenges and opportunities for each party. 7:58 pm HT Approx. 2 hr. 39 min. 25th Anniversary DisHonors Awards Gala The Media Research Center celebrated its 25th anniversary with a gala at the National Building ... The Media Research Center celebrated its 25th anniversary with a gala at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., where conservatives roasted the liberal media with the 2012 DisHonors “awards.” Also during the event, the late Andrew Breitbart was honored for his reporting on the conservative platform and issues. His father-in-law, Orson Bean, accepted the William F. Buckley Award for Media Excellence. Chris Plante and Brent Bozell presided over the ceremony, which included many video clips. 3:17 pm HT Approx. 39 min. Women and Children in Afghanistan Shamim Jawad Shamim Jawad discussed her first-hand experiences in Afghanistan and the rights of women and ... Shamim Jawad discussed her first-hand experiences in Afghanistan and the rights of women and children in the country. She painted a bleak picture with many obstacles towards the mobilization of these groups including education, cultural prejudices, lack of monetary capital, and few resources. She emphasized the need for international groups to reach out to women and children to give them the resources they need to raise their quality of life. Audience members asked questions.
12:46 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Discussion on Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum American University’s College of Law hosted a discussion and debate of Kiobel v. Royal ... American University’s College of Law hosted a discussion and debate of Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum after the U.S. Supreme Court reheard the case. 10:39 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Lessons from the 2008 Presidential Campaign Lawrence Becker; Henry De Sio Henry De Sio, chief operating officer for President Obama’a 2008 presidential campaign and ... Henry De Sio, chief operating officer for President Obama’a 2008 presidential campaign and former deputy assistant to President Obama in the White House, spoke at California State University, Northridge. He talked about his experience working the Obama campaign in 2008 and stories that he had from the campaign trail. He talked about the primary battles against Hilary Clinton, vice presidential candidates, criticisms of Obama during the campaign, and turning points in the campaign. He also analyzed leadership, communication, and the use of words in presidential campaigns. Mr. de Sio answered questions from audience members in the University Student Union.
“How Language Will Shape the 2012 Election” was a presentation of the Distinguished Visitors Program presented by the CSUN Linguistics Program and Department of Political Science.
4:00 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Discussion on Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum American University’s College of Law hosted a discussion and debate of Kiobel v. Royal ... American University’s College of Law hosted a discussion and debate of Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum after the U.S. Supreme Court reheard the case.
2:00 pm HT Approx. 27 min. President Obama Campaign Event in Fairfax, Virginia Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts ... President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts concert hall. In the speech he talked about the unemployment rate, announced earlier in the day as 7.8 percent, the lowest since he took office. He said the economy had come too far to return to Republican leadership, saying, “We’ve made too much progress to return to the policies that led to the crisis in the first place.” 11:53 pm HT Approx. 10 min. Attorney General Holder and Secretary Sebelius on Medicare Fraud Eric Holder; Kathleen Sebelius Attorney General Eric Holder and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen ... Attorney General Eric Holder and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced Medicare Fraud Strike Force law enforcement actions. This was one of many attempts by both the Justice and Health and Human Services Department to cut down on Medicare fraud. The departments had estimated that nearly $50 billion worth of Medicare payments per year had been made to fraudulent recipients, about 10% of the program’s yearly payments. 5:15 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Campaign Finance Political strategists and campaign consultants talked about campaign finance and the influence of ... Political strategists and campaign consultants talked about campaign finance and the influence of super political action committees (PACs) and superPACs. They discussed the 2012 presidential nominees, unions, and campaign advertising strategy for state and presidential races. They also showed several campaign ads, and answered questions from students in the audience.
2:29 pm HT Approx. 32 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event in Abingdon, Virginia Kevin Crutchfield; W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in Abingdon. In his speech he referred to the 7.8 percent unemployment rate released that day, the lowest since President Obama took office. He questioned the accuracy of the rate, saying it declined because “more and more people have just stopped looking for work.” Other topics included his five-point plan for job growth, his first debate with President Obama earlier in the week, and the troubles of the coal industry. 12:25 am HT Approx. 49 min. Religion Freedom and the First Amendment Panelists discussed the issue of religious liberty and First Amendment conflicts. Topics ... Panelists discussed the issue of religious liberty and First Amendment conflicts. Topics included religion in schools, same-sex marriage, the problems of religious minorities, and the Obama Administration’s contraception rule as part of the health care law. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Ms. Boorstein moderated.
The panel “Whose First Amendment?” was part of the 2012 annual conference of the Religion Newswriters Association, held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland.
Due to technical difficulties, seven minutes are missing from the program.
6:45 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. International Anti-Counterfeit Prescription Drug Efforts Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug ... Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug operations. Topics included the difficulties of tracking counterfeit drug shipments and the money involved.
This was part of the Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) Third Annual Counterfeit Drug Conference, held at the National Press Club.
3:04 pm HT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama Ann Coulter; Susan Swain Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to ... Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama which “explodes the self-made liberal myth of liberals and liberalism as heroes in the American civil rights movement.” She also shared her views of the presidential race, and responded to phone calls and electronic communications from viewers. 8:02 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Dinner Senators spoke at a dinner honoring the 196th anniversary of the Senate Foreign Relations ... Senators spoke at a dinner honoring the 196th anniversary of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and reminisced about their experiences on the committee. They also talked about the importance of the committee, bipartisanship among members, and important issues the committee had addressed over the years.
3:50 pm HT Approx. 40 min. Katrina Vanden Heuvel on the 2012 Presidential Election Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered ... Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered questions from viewers and Miami University students in Oxford, Ohio. Topics included the latest unemployment figures, the Supreme Court, and the first presidential debate. 9:17 pm HT Approx. 39 min. Women and Children in Afghanistan Shamim Jawad Shamim Jawad discussed her first-hand experiences in Afghanistan and the rights of women and ... Shamim Jawad discussed her first-hand experiences in Afghanistan and the rights of women and children in the country. She painted a bleak picture with many obstacles towards the mobilization of these groups including education, cultural prejudices, lack of monetary capital, and few resources. She emphasized the need for international groups to reach out to women and children to give them the resources they need to raise their quality of life. Audience members asked questions.
4:33 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Google and Anti-Trust Laws, Part One Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet ... Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet search, the evolving competitive landscape, and the role of government regulation. The panelists also talked about a new paper entitled “What Does the Chicago School Teach about Internet Search and the Anti-Trust Treatment of Google?,” authored by Gregory Sidak and Judge Robert Bork. The paper analyzed the anti-trust concerns over Google and the market for Internet search. 10:00 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Discussion on Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum American University’s College of Law hosted a discussion and debate of Kiobel v. Royal ... American University’s College of Law hosted a discussion and debate of Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum after the U.S. Supreme Court reheard the case.
6:04 pm HT Approx. 27 min. President Obama Campaign Event in Fairfax, Virginia Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts ... President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts concert hall. In the speech he talked about the unemployment rate, announced earlier in the day as 7.8 percent, the lowest since he took office. He said the economy had come too far to return to Republican leadership, saying, “We’ve made too much progress to return to the policies that led to the crisis in the first place.” 11:16 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Campaign Finance Political strategists and campaign consultants talked about campaign finance and the influence of ... Political strategists and campaign consultants talked about campaign finance and the influence of super political action committees (PACs) and superPACs. They discussed the 2012 presidential nominees, unions, and campaign advertising strategy for state and presidential races. They also showed several campaign ads, and answered questions from students in the audience.
6:35 pm HT Approx. 32 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event in Abingdon, Virginia Kevin Crutchfield; W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in Abingdon. In his speech he referred to the 7.8 percent unemployment rate released that day, the lowest since President Obama took office. He questioned the accuracy of the rate, saying it declined because “more and more people have just stopped looking for work.” Other topics included his five-point plan for job growth, his first debate with President Obama earlier in the week, and the troubles of the coal industry. 12:48 am HT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. International Anti-Counterfeit Prescription Drug Efforts Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug ... Panelists talked about international efforts to investigate counterfeit prescription drug operations. Topics included the difficulties of tracking counterfeit drug shipments and the money involved.
This was part of the Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) Third Annual Counterfeit Drug Conference, held at the National Press Club.
7:08 pm HT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama Ann Coulter; Susan Swain Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to ... Ann Coulter discussed her latest book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama which “explodes the self-made liberal myth of liberals and liberalism as heroes in the American civil rights movement.” She also shared her views of the presidential race, and responded to phone calls and electronic communications from viewers.
7:54 pm HT Approx. 40 min. Katrina Vanden Heuvel on the 2012 Presidential Election Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered ... Katrina Vanden Huevel talked about politics and the 2012 presidential campaign, and she answered questions from viewers and Miami University students in Oxford, Ohio. Topics included the latest unemployment figures, the Supreme Court, and the first presidential debate.
8:38 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Google and Anti-Trust Laws, Part One Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet ... Anti-trust law and economics and technology policy experts discussed the market for Internet search, the evolving competitive landscape, and the role of government regulation. The panelists also talked about a new paper entitled “What Does the Chicago School Teach about Internet Search and the Anti-Trust Treatment of Google?,” authored by Gregory Sidak and Judge Robert Bork. The paper analyzed the anti-trust concerns over Google and the market for Internet search.
10:10 pm HT Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. African American and Latino Voters Panelists discussed the impact of African American and Latino voters in the 2012 ... Panelists discussed the impact of African American and Latino voters in the 2012 election. Many of their remarks were focused on new voter identification laws in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, and other states. They also talked about campaign issues such as immigration and the economy, media portrayal of minorities, the lack of minority moderators in the 2012 presidential debates, and other topics.
11:56 pm HT Approx. 27 min. President Obama Campaign Event in Fairfax, Virginia Barack Obama President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts ... President Obama spoke at a campaign rally in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts concert hall. In the speech he talked about the unemployment rate, announced earlier in the day as 7.8 percent, the lowest since he took office. He said the economy had come too far to return to Republican leadership, saying, “We’ve made too much progress to return to the policies that led to the crisis in the first place.”
12:30 am HT Approx. 29 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event in Abingdon, Virginia Kevin Crutchfield; W. Romney Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in ... Mitt Romney spoke at a campaign rally at Carter Machinery Company in southwest Virginia in Abingdon. In his speech he referred to the 7.8 percent unemployment rate released that day, the lowest since President Obama took office. He questioned the accuracy of the rate, saying it declined because “more and more people have just stopped looking for work.” Other topics included his five-point plan for job growth, his first debate with President Obama earlier in the week, and the troubles of the coal industry.