C-SPAN Schedule

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5:00 am MT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for viewer comments. Telephone lines were open for viewer comments. 4:43 am MT Approx. 50 min. Book Discussion on December 1941 ; Craig Shirley presented a history of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. In his book ... Craig Shirley presented a history of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. In his book the author details the bombing and the subsequent reaction by the American government, military, and public as they entered into World War II. He was interviewed by Mr. Hilboldt and responded to questions from members of the audience. 4:12 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. African-American History in Washington, D.C., Part 3 ; ; Coming up is a program on African-American work and life in Washington, D.C. - especially in the ... Coming up is a program on African-American work and life in Washington, D.C. - especially in the area around the White House known as President’s Park. 
We’ll hear about the rise of a free black family residing near President’s Park and about first lady Lou Henry Hoover’s invitation to Jessie De Priest, the wife of United States Congressman Oscar De Priest, to a White House Tea Party.
It was the first time an African American was a guest at the White House since Teddy Roosevelt hosted Booker T. Washington nearly thirty years earlier.
5:42 am MT Approx. 47 min. LIVE Social Conservatives and the 2012 Election ; Richard Land talked about social conservatives and the 2012 presidential campaign, and he ... Richard Land talked about social conservatives and the 2012 presidential campaign, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the Republican presidential nominee race, the legislative and political landscape, and the potential Republican vice-presidential candidates. 5:35 am MT Approx. 53 min. Book Discussion on Pearl Harbor Christmas Historian Stanley Weintraub recounts the Christmas holiday of 1941, two weeks after the Japanese ... Historian Stanley Weintraub recounts the Christmas holiday of 1941, two weeks after the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor. Mr. Weintraub examines America’s entry into World War II and the populace’s new, wartime reality. He also recalls Winston Churchill’s visit to the White House on December 22, 1941, where President Roosevelt and Churchill lit the White House Christmas tree and discussed their alliance and strategy for the War. Stanley Weintraub responded to questions from members of the audience at Chester County Book and Music Company in West Chester, Pennsylvania. 5:23 am MT Approx. 42 min. African-American History in Washington, D.C., Part 4 This program explores African-American work and life in Washington, D.C. - especially in the area ... This program explores African-American work and life in Washington, D.C. - especially in the area around the White House known as President’s Park. 
Next is a discussion with descendants of the De Priest, Wormley, Syphax, and Jennings families.
This is forty minutes.
6:30 am MT Approx. 4 min. Lauren Braun StudentCam Interview ; Lauren Braun was interviewed about her video, The Constitution and You. The film was one of ... Lauren Braun was interviewed about her video, The Constitution and You. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. She is a senior at Edward S. Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas.
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.
6:30 am MT Approx. 58 min. Book Discussion on FDR Goes to War ; ; Burton and Anita Folsom contend that President Franklin D. Roosevelt used World War II to promote ... Burton and Anita Folsom contend that President Franklin D. Roosevelt used World War II to promote his own agenda, which according to the authors, included the expansion of the executive branch, curtailed civil liberties, and excessive spending. The authors also argue that the president’s funding of the New Deal was subsidized by cuts in defense that left the country ill-prepared for the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the subsequent U.S.entry into World War II. The authors responded to questions from members of the audience.
This Cato Institute Book Forum was held at the Undercroft Auditorium in Mount Vernon Place.
6:07 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. Iran Sanctions and Military Confrontation Panelists debated U.S. foreign policy toward Iran, Iran’s nuclear program, and the prospects ... Panelists debated U.S. foreign policy toward Iran, Iran’s nuclear program, and the prospects of military confrontation.
6:34 am MT Approx. 27 min. LIVE Role of the U.S. Institute of Peace ; Richard Solomon talked about the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) in diplomacy efforts, ... Richard Solomon talked about the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) in diplomacy efforts, and he also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included the USIP budget and congressional oversight, North Korea’s nuclear program, and Syria. 7:35 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE Edward Demarco on Principal Reduction ; ; Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said ... Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could see benefits from principal reductions; however, he also said no final decisions have been made on principal reduction, and he defended other programs aimed at helping homeowners facing foreclosure. Afterward, he answered questions from the audience.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction.
7:52 am MT 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.
7:02 am MT Approx. 27 min. LIVE U.S.-Afghanistan Relations Richard Wilder talked about the latest on the Afghanistan transition from international occupation ... Richard Wilder talked about the latest on the Afghanistan transition from international occupation and the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 8:38 am MT Approx. 42 min. LIVE Housing Market and Principal Reduction Panelists talked about the potential impact on the housing market of a principal reduction ... Panelists talked about the potential impact on the housing market of a principal reduction program.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction. In the first portion of the forum Fannie Mac and Freddie Mac Head Edward DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners.
8:54 am MT Approx. 51 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.
7:29 am MT Approx. 31 min. LIVE Status of Syria Peace Plan ; Steve Heydemann talked about the latest on the conflict in Syria and the role of the U.S. ... Steve Heydemann talked about the latest on the conflict in Syria and the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace in that country. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 9:21 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Education, Race, and the Achievement Gap Panelists talked about education and how race affects Latino, African-American, and Asian ... Panelists talked about education and how race affects Latino, African-American, and Asian students. Topics included unequal opportunity, college preparation, teacher quality, and customizing teaching methods to fit student needs. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Jose Diaz-Balart moderated.
“Education” was the fourth panel of the Symposium on the State of Race in America held at the Newseum by the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program in association with Comcast Corporation.
9:47 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Securities and Exchange Commission Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Mary Schapiro testified on the Securities and Exchange Commission fiscal year 2013 budget request. Mary Schapiro testified on the Securities and Exchange Commission fiscal year 2013 budget request.
8:02 am MT Approx. 22 min. U.S.-Afghanistan Relations Richard Wilder talked about the latest on the Afghanistan transition from international occupation ... Richard Wilder talked about the latest on the Afghanistan transition from international occupation and the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 10:28 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Global Nuclear Security Foreign policy and nuclear proliferation specialists talked about the nuclear threats the U.S. ... Foreign policy and nuclear proliferation specialists talked about the nuclear threats the U.S. faces around the world. Topics included the recent nuclear summit in Seoul, South Korea and Obama administration efforts. Robert Gallucci said the U.S. is on “borrowed time” in describing the various ways terrorists can get access to enough fissile material to make a nuclear device. 11:21 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. United Nations Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Susan Rice testified on the United Nations fiscal year 2013 budget. Susan Rice testified on the United Nations fiscal year 2013 budget.
8:26 am MT Approx. 11 min. Role of the U.S. Institute of Peace ; Richard Solomon talked about the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) in diplomacy efforts, ... Richard Solomon talked about the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) in diplomacy efforts, and he also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included the USIP budget and congressional oversight, North Korea’s nuclear program, and Syria. 11:34 am MT Approx. 2 hr. 1 min. U.S. Trade Agenda Six former U.S. trade representatives discussed U.S. options for expanding trade with countries in ... Six former U.S. trade representatives discussed U.S. options for expanding trade with countries in Asia, the Middle East, Europe and elsewhere. Several speakers were critical of the Obama administration, saying it lacks a comprehensive trade policy. Topics included recently announced high-level trade talks between the U.S. and Europe, China’s fiscal policy and its effects on neighboring countries and international economics, and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). TPP is a multi-lateral free-trade agreement, originally signed by Brunei, Singapore, New Zealand and Chile in 2005. 12:56 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Environmental Protection Agency Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Lisa Jackson testified on the Environment Protection Agency’s (EPA) fiscal year 2013 budget ... Lisa Jackson testified on the Environment Protection Agency’s (EPA) fiscal year 2013 budget request.
8:37 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. LIVE Afghanistan Transition and Peace Process Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces ... Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces withdraw. They focused on the key challenges and opportunities for a successful peace process, including the reconciliation process with the Taliban and the transition from President Karzai to a democratically elected successor in 2014. 1:36 pm MT Approx. 8 min. The Constitution and You Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high ... Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. She is a senior at Edward S. Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas.
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.
2:28 pm MT Approx. 31 min. Robert Rubin Remarks ; Robert Rubin was interviewed at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the United ... Robert Rubin was interviewed at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the United States and globally.
10:08 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. War and Conflict Reporting Correspondents talked about their experiences covering foreign wars and conflicts. They ... Correspondents talked about their experiences covering foreign wars and conflicts. They discussed returning to their normal life following a trip, perception of dangers, advice for new war reporters and photographers, and pressure to interact online and post to social sites. Afterward, they answered questions from audience members. 1:44 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Politics and Women's Health ; Cecile Richards talked about health care and birth control. In her speech she said that the ... Cecile Richards talked about health care and birth control. In her speech she said that the U.S. is one of the “most backward Western developed countries” for reproductive health care access. She also discussed the Supreme Court oral arguments on the 2010 health care law, and other recent inflammatory public controversies concerning birth control. 3:01 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. U.S. Policy Toward Iran Panelists talked about U.S. diplomatic options in policy toward Iran. Topics included the ... Panelists talked about U.S. diplomatic options in policy toward Iran. Topics included the history or relations between the U.S. and Iran, Israel, and the obstacles to a resolution both in Iran and the U.S. They responded to questions from the audience.
11:19 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. ACLU in American Life Panelists discussed many of the issues on which national debate has been promoted by litigation ... Panelists discussed many of the issues on which national debate has been promoted by litigation and public education from the American Civil Liberties Union. Topics included national security issues of policing and torture, public safety and policing, freedom of thought, campaign finance, civil rights, health care, reproductive rights, academic freedom, and same sex marriage. The panelists also responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The ACLU in American Life” was a program of the Floersheimer Center for Constitutional Democracy at Yeshiva University’s Cordozo School of Law, co-sponsored by the Cardozo Student Chapter of the American Constitution Society. It was held in the Jacob Burns Moot Court Room.
3:06 pm MT Approx. 4 min. Lauren Braun StudentCam Interview ; Lauren Braun was interviewed about her video, The Constitution and You. The film was one of ... Lauren Braun was interviewed about her video, The Constitution and You. The film was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. She is a senior at Edward S. Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas.
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.
4:25 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. U.S. Policy Toward Iran Panelists discussed U.S. policy toward Iran, focusing on military and non-military options should ... Panelists discussed U.S. policy toward Iran, focusing on military and non-military options should diplomatic efforts to limit nuclear development fail. They also talked about various scenarios if Iran was able to develop a nuclear weapon. They responded to questions from the audience.
12:22 pm MT Approx. 14 min. LIVE Rick Santorum Campaign Event Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential ... Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. He cited his three-year-old daughter, Bella, who has a genetic disorder and was hospitalized over the weekend, along with the rest of his family as the main reason for ending his bid for the presidency. 3:11 pm MT Approx. 43 min. Reception Honoring Senator Barbara Mikulski U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-MD) was recognized as the longest-serving woman in the history ... U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-MD) was recognized as the longest-serving woman in the history of the U.S. Congress. Senator Mikulski became the longest-serving woman in U.S. Senate history when she was sworn in to her fifth term on January 5, 2011. On Saturday, March 17, 2012, she surpassed Representative Edith Nourse Rogers as the longest-serving woman to serve in the U.S. Congress. In 1976, she was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives as the Congresswoman from Maryland’s third district, and was first elected to the Senate in 1986.
The program included a performance by the Institute of Notre Dame Choir. The Institute of Notre Dame was the high school attended by both Senator Mikulski and Baltimore native Representative Pelosi.
6:00 pm MT Approx. 51 min. Manifest Destiny and the Texas Revolution Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid ... Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid the framework for the Texas Revolution by encouraging American growth.
Commissioner Patterson made welcoming remarks.
This was the opening program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
12:38 pm MT Approx. 25 min. Open Phones Telephone lines were open for viewer comments. Telephone lines were open for viewer comments. 3:54 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Women and the Economy Panelists talked about women and the economy. Topics included entrepreneurship and workplace ... Panelists talked about women and the economy. Topics included entrepreneurship and workplace flexibility.  6:55 pm MT Approx. 46 min. Financing the Texas Revolution ; James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a ... James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a symposium on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a program of the 2011 Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
1:04 pm MT Approx. 41 min. LIVE President Obama Remarks on Tax Policy President Obama argued for a revised tax system and the Buffett Rule. The rule, named after ... President Obama argued for a revised tax system and the Buffett Rule. The rule, named after billionaire investor Warren Buffett, calls for people with incomes over $1 million to pay at least a 30 percent tax rate. 5:01 pm MT Approx. 58 min. Q&A with Charles Evans, Jr. and Victor DeNoble ; ; Charles Evans, Jr., talked about Addiction Incorporated, the documentary film he produced ... Charles Evans, Jr., talked about Addiction Incorporated, the documentary film he produced and directed about former Philip Morris research scientist Victor DeNoble. The film chronicles DeNoble’s unexpected discovery of an ingredient in tobacco which, when coupled with nicotine, makes cigarettes more addictive. The company’s attempts to keep this information private led to a hearing by a subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. The movie details how this public revelation of DeNoble’s findings led journalists, politicians, attorneys, and scientists to join forces against the tobacco industry; leading to the first ever federal regulation of the tobacco industry. Mr. Evans discussed how and why he went about making the film, which began when he first watched Mr. DeNoble’s testimony on C-SPAN in 1994. Victor DeNoble talked about growing up in New York, his early work at the Philip Morris Company, and what it was like to testify before Congress on a controversial subject. 7:44 pm MT Approx. 36 min. Military Strategy of the Texas Revolution ; Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam ... Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam Houston and argued that his behavior is most explainable when seen in the light of his goal of adding Texas to the Union. Professor Hardin is the author of Texian Iliad: A Military History of the Texas Revolution. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience
“What Was Houston Thinking?: Understanding Houston’s Bizarre Behavior During the San Jacinto Campaign” was a program given during the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
1:47 pm MT Approx. 4 min. President Obama's Tax Proposal John McKinnon was interviewed about President Obama’s tax reform proposal that would require ... John McKinnon was interviewed about President Obama’s tax reform proposal that would require Americans who earn at least $1 million annually to pay at least 30 percent of their income in taxes. 6:00 pm MT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Can't Is Not an Option ; Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The ... Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The daughter of Sikh immigrants, she faced prejudice but in 2010 was elected South Carolina’s first female governor. In this interview with Liz Cheney, she discussed the complicated relationship between the federal government and the states and her own experiences fighting government regulation. She also responded to questions from members of the audience. 8:23 pm MT Approx. 36 min. Mexican Retreat Across Texas ; Gregg Dimmick spoke on the archeological record of the Mexican retreat across Texas from San ... Gregg Dimmick spoke on the archeological record of the Mexican retreat across Texas from San Jacinto. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Sea of Mud: The History and Archeology of the Mexican Army after San Jacinto” was a program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
1:52 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Edward Demarco on Principal Reduction ; ; Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said ... Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could see benefits from principal reductions; however, he also said no final decisions have been made on principal reduction, and he defended other programs aimed at helping homeowners facing foreclosure. Afterward, he answered questions from the audience.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction.
6:49 pm MT Approx. 35 min. Book Discussion on Scorpions for Breakfast ; Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in ... Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in office and presented her thoughts combating on illegal immigration in Arizona. Governor Brewer responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a Reagan Forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley, California.
9:03 pm MT Approx. 51 min. Manifest Destiny and the Texas Revolution Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid ... Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid the framework for the Texas Revolution by encouraging American growth.
Commissioner Patterson made welcoming remarks.
This was the opening program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
2:55 pm MT Approx. 40 min. Housing Market and Principal Reduction Panelists talked about the potential impact on the housing market of a principal reduction ... Panelists talked about the potential impact on the housing market of a principal reduction program.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction. In the first portion of the forum Fannie Mac and Freddie Mac Head Edward DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners.
7:27 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Book Discussion on A Governor's Story ; Former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) recounted her two terms in office from 2003 to January 1, ... Former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) recounted her two terms in office from 2003 to January 1, 2011. The first female governor of Michigan, Ms. Granholm recalled her administration’s challenges in the eighth largest state in the nation, as she faced an economic recession coupled with a depleted manufacturing sector and multiple infrastructure issues. Jennifer Granholm spoke with her co-author and husband, Dan Mulhern, and they responded to questions from members of the audience. This event at the Mechanics' Institute was co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of San Francisco. 9:58 pm MT Approx. 46 min. Financing the Texas Revolution ; James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a ... James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a symposium on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a program of the 2011 Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
3:37 pm MT Approx. 26 min. Role of the U.S. Institute of Peace ; Richard Solomon talked about the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) in diplomacy efforts, ... Richard Solomon talked about the role of the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) in diplomacy efforts, and he also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included the USIP budget and congressional oversight, North Korea’s nuclear program, and Syria. 8:42 pm MT Approx. 54 min. News Media Coverage of Racial Issues Panelists talked about the treatment of race by the news media and combating ... Panelists talked about the treatment of race by the news media and combating stereotypes. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Juan Williams moderated. Charlie Firestone then made closing remarks for the day-long symposium.
“News Media” was the fifth panel of the Symposium on the State of Race in America held at the Newseum by the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program in association with Comcast Corporation.
10:47 pm MT Approx. 36 min. Military Strategy of the Texas Revolution ; Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam ... Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam Houston and argued that his behavior is most explainable when seen in the light of his goal of adding Texas to the Union. Professor Hardin is the author of Texian Iliad: A Military History of the Texas Revolution. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience
“What Was Houston Thinking?: Understanding Houston’s Bizarre Behavior During the San Jacinto Campaign” was a program given during the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
4:05 pm MT Approx. 55 min. LIVE Mitt Romney Campaign Event Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he ... Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he focused on women voters, saying the real war on women was President Obama’s failed economic policies. 9:40 pm MT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Can't Is Not an Option ; Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The ... Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The daughter of Sikh immigrants, she faced prejudice but in 2010 was elected South Carolina’s first female governor. In this interview with Liz Cheney, she discussed the complicated relationship between the federal government and the states and her own experiences fighting government regulation. She also responded to questions from members of the audience. 11:26 pm MT Approx. 36 min. Mexican Retreat Across Texas ; Gregg Dimmick spoke on the archeological record of the Mexican retreat across Texas from San ... Gregg Dimmick spoke on the archeological record of the Mexican retreat across Texas from San Jacinto. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Sea of Mud: The History and Archeology of the Mexican Army after San Jacinto” was a program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
5:00 pm MT Approx. 14 min. Rick Santorum Campaign Event Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential ... Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. He cited his three-year-old daughter, Bella, who has a genetic disorder and was hospitalized over the weekend, along with the rest of his family as the main reason for ending his bid for the presidency. 10:29 pm MT Approx. 35 min. Book Discussion on Scorpions for Breakfast ; Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in ... Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in office and presented her thoughts combating on illegal immigration in Arizona. Governor Brewer responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a Reagan Forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley, California.
12:06 am MT Approx. 51 min. Manifest Destiny and the Texas Revolution Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid ... Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid the framework for the Texas Revolution by encouraging American growth.
Commissioner Patterson made welcoming remarks.
This was the opening program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
5:16 pm MT Approx. 48 min. Mortgage Borrower Protection ; Richard Cordray introduced new mortgage servicing industry intended to provide more transparency ... Richard Cordray introduced new mortgage servicing industry intended to provide more transparency and accuracy. The proposed new rules include bank simplification of monthly mortgage statements, warnings before interest rate adjustments, and increased efforts to work with homeowners who have fallen behind in their payments. Following his remarks he answered questions. 11:07 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Book Discussion on A Governor's Story ; Former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) recounted her two terms in office from 2003 to January 1, ... Former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) recounted her two terms in office from 2003 to January 1, 2011. The first female governor of Michigan, Ms. Granholm recalled her administration’s challenges in the eighth largest state in the nation, as she faced an economic recession coupled with a depleted manufacturing sector and multiple infrastructure issues. Jennifer Granholm spoke with her co-author and husband, Dan Mulhern, and they responded to questions from members of the audience. This event at the Mechanics' Institute was co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of San Francisco. 1:01 am MT Approx. 46 min. Financing the Texas Revolution ; James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a ... James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a symposium on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a program of the 2011 Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
6:06 pm MT Approx. 14 min. Rick Santorum Campaign Event Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential ... Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. He cited his three-year-old daughter, Bella, who has a genetic disorder and was hospitalized over the weekend, along with the rest of his family as the main reason for ending his bid for the presidency. 12:22 am MT Approx. 54 min. News Media Coverage of Racial Issues Panelists talked about the treatment of race by the news media and combating ... Panelists talked about the treatment of race by the news media and combating stereotypes. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. Juan Williams moderated. Charlie Firestone then made closing remarks for the day-long symposium.
“News Media” was the fifth panel of the Symposium on the State of Race in America held at the Newseum by the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program in association with Comcast Corporation.
1:50 am MT Approx. 36 min. Military Strategy of the Texas Revolution ; Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam ... Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam Houston and argued that his behavior is most explainable when seen in the light of his goal of adding Texas to the Union. Professor Hardin is the author of Texian Iliad: A Military History of the Texas Revolution. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience
“What Was Houston Thinking?: Understanding Houston’s Bizarre Behavior During the San Jacinto Campaign” was a program given during the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
6:20 pm MT Approx. 46 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he ... Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he focused on women voters, saying the real war on women was President Obama’s failed economic policies. 1:20 am MT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Can't Is Not an Option ; Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The ... Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The daughter of Sikh immigrants, she faced prejudice but in 2010 was elected South Carolina’s first female governor. In this interview with Liz Cheney, she discussed the complicated relationship between the federal government and the states and her own experiences fighting government regulation. She also responded to questions from members of the audience. 2:29 am MT Approx. 36 min. Mexican Retreat Across Texas ; Gregg Dimmick spoke on the archeological record of the Mexican retreat across Texas from San ... Gregg Dimmick spoke on the archeological record of the Mexican retreat across Texas from San Jacinto. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Sea of Mud: The History and Archeology of the Mexican Army after San Jacinto” was a program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
7:08 pm MT Approx. 41 min. President Obama Remarks on Tax Policy President Obama argued for a revised tax system and the Buffett Rule. The rule, named after ... President Obama argued for a revised tax system and the Buffett Rule. The rule, named after billionaire investor Warren Buffett, calls for people with incomes over $1 million to pay at least a 30 percent tax rate. 2:08 am MT Approx. 35 min. Book Discussion on Scorpions for Breakfast ; Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in ... Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in office and presented her thoughts combating on illegal immigration in Arizona. Governor Brewer responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a Reagan Forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley, California.
3:09 am MT Approx. 51 min. Manifest Destiny and the Texas Revolution Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid ... Historian Gene Smith talked about how Thomas Jefferson and the concept of Manifest Destiny laid the framework for the Texas Revolution by encouraging American growth.
Commissioner Patterson made welcoming remarks.
This was the opening program of the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
7:51 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Afghanistan Transition and Peace Process Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces ... Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces withdraw. They focused on the key challenges and opportunities for a successful peace process, including the reconciliation process with the Taliban and the transition from President Karzai to a democratically elected successor in 2014. 2:46 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Book Discussion on A Governor's Story ; Former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) recounted her two terms in office from 2003 to January 1, ... Former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) recounted her two terms in office from 2003 to January 1, 2011. The first female governor of Michigan, Ms. Granholm recalled her administration’s challenges in the eighth largest state in the nation, as she faced an economic recession coupled with a depleted manufacturing sector and multiple infrastructure issues. Jennifer Granholm spoke with her co-author and husband, Dan Mulhern, and they responded to questions from members of the audience. This event at the Mechanics' Institute was co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of San Francisco. 4:04 am MT Approx. 46 min. Financing the Texas Revolution ; James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a ... James Bevill spoke on the “Behind the Battle: Financing the Texas Revolution” at a symposium on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. The Texas Revolution was an armed conflict fought from October 1835 to April 1836 between Mexico and U.S. settlers in the territory of Texas. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a program of the 2011 Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
9:21 pm MT Approx. 14 min. Rick Santorum Campaign Event Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential ... Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. He cited his three-year-old daughter, Bella, who has a genetic disorder and was hospitalized over the weekend, along with the rest of his family as the main reason for ending his bid for the presidency. 4:01 am MT Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Can't Is Not an Option ; Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The ... Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) talked about her memoir about her life and political career. The daughter of Sikh immigrants, she faced prejudice but in 2010 was elected South Carolina’s first female governor. In this interview with Liz Cheney, she discussed the complicated relationship between the federal government and the states and her own experiences fighting government regulation. She also responded to questions from members of the audience. 4:53 am MT Approx. 36 min. Military Strategy of the Texas Revolution ; Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam ... Stephen Hardin talked about the military strategy of the Texas revolution. He focused on Sam Houston and argued that his behavior is most explainable when seen in the light of his goal of adding Texas to the Union. Professor Hardin is the author of Texian Iliad: A Military History of the Texas Revolution. He showed slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience
“What Was Houston Thinking?: Understanding Houston’s Bizarre Behavior During the San Jacinto Campaign” was a program given during the second annual Texas State General Land Office Save Texas History Symposium. The 2011 symposium, titled “The Texas Revolution at 175: 'Onward was the Cry!'” focused on the 175th anniversary of the Texas Revolution. It was held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
9:35 pm MT Approx. 41 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he ... Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he focused on women voters, saying the real war on women was President Obama’s failed economic policies. 4:50 am MT Approx. 35 min. Book Discussion on Scorpions for Breakfast ; Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in ... Governor Jan Brewer (R-AZ) talked about her memoir. She talked about her current tenure in office and presented her thoughts combating on illegal immigration in Arizona. Governor Brewer responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was a Reagan Forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley, California.
10:18 pm MT Approx. 41 min. President Obama Remarks on Tax Policy President Obama argued for a revised tax system and the Buffett Rule. The rule, named after ... President Obama argued for a revised tax system and the Buffett Rule. The rule, named after billionaire investor Warren Buffett, calls for people with incomes over $1 million to pay at least a 30 percent tax rate.
10:59 pm MT Approx. 8 min. The Constitution and You Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high ... Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. She is a senior at Edward S. Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas.
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.
11:09 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Afghanistan Transition and Peace Process Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces ... Panelists talked about Afghanistan’s transition and peace process as international forces withdraw. They focused on the key challenges and opportunities for a successful peace process, including the reconciliation process with the Taliban and the transition from President Karzai to a democratically elected successor in 2014.
12:38 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Edward Demarco on Principal Reduction ; ; Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said ... Ed DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners. In his remarks he said that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could see benefits from principal reductions; however, he also said no final decisions have been made on principal reduction, and he defended other programs aimed at helping homeowners facing foreclosure. Afterward, he answered questions from the audience.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction.
1:41 am MT Approx. 40 min. Housing Market and Principal Reduction Panelists talked about the potential impact on the housing market of a principal reduction ... Panelists talked about the potential impact on the housing market of a principal reduction program.
This was part of a Brookings Institution forum on the housing market and principal reduction. In the first portion of the forum Fannie Mac and Freddie Mac Head Edward DeMarco talked about reducing loan amounts for some homeowners.
2:22 am MT Approx. 8 min. The Constitution and You Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high ... Lauren Braun’s video, The Constitution and You, was one of the third prize high school winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. She is a senior at Edward S. Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas.
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.
2:30 am MT Approx. 48 min. Mortgage Borrower Protection ; Richard Cordray introduced new mortgage servicing industry intended to provide more transparency ... Richard Cordray introduced new mortgage servicing industry intended to provide more transparency and accuracy. The proposed new rules include bank simplification of monthly mortgage statements, warnings before interest rate adjustments, and increased efforts to work with homeowners who have fallen behind in their payments. Following his remarks he answered questions.
3:21 am MT Approx. 29 min. President Obama Remarks at Fundraiser President Obama spoke at a fundraiser in Hollywood, Florida. In his remarks he highlighted ... President Obama spoke at a fundraiser in Hollywood, Florida. In his remarks he highlighted the achievements of his administration and called on Congress to pass tax reform.
3:51 am MT Approx. 43 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he ... Mitt Romney held a town hall meeting in Wilmington, Delaware. In a portion of his remarks he focused on women voters, saying the real war on women was President Obama’s failed economic policies.
4:34 am MT Approx. 14 min. Rick Santorum Campaign Event Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential ... Rick Santorum announced the suspension of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. He cited his three-year-old daughter, Bella, who has a genetic disorder and was hospitalized over the weekend, along with the rest of his family as the main reason for ending his bid for the presidency.
4:49 am MT Approx. 7 min. Nineteenth Amendment, Women's Suffrage Tyler Johnson’s video, Nineteenth Amendment: Women’s Suffrage was one of the ... Tyler Johnson’s video, Nineteenth Amendment: Women’s Suffrage was one of the middle school section third prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a seventh grader at the Kettle Moraine Middle School in Dousman, 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.