C-SPAN Schedule

< Wednesday, January 30 >

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5:00 am MT Approx. 49 min. LIVE Open Phones Libby Casey; Frank Phillips Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Are school closures a civil rights ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Are school closures a civil rights issue?” A recent spate of school closings around the country led to a group of parents and activists meeting with Education Secretary Arne Duncan. They believe the shutdowns disproportionately affect minority and poor students, and want federal intervention to stop the closures.
Frank Phillips was interviewed by phone about the temporary replacement for Massachusetts Senator John Kerry, who was confirmed by the Senate the previous day to replace Hillary Clinton as secretary of state. He also discussed who might run for the seat in the June 25 special election.
5:00 am MT Approx. 35 min. LIVE Question Time David Cameron; Edward Miliband Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the ... Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition. Topics included the state of the economy, housing benefits for veterans and a proposed tax increase on beer and alcohol. 4:49 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Charles Krauthammer on Challenges Facing Conservatism Charles Krauthammer; Richard Lowry Charles Krauthammer talked about the future of conservatism. He talked about the 2012 ... Charles Krauthammer talked about the future of conservatism. He talked about the 2012 election, his views on why Mitt Romney lost and why conservative principles are key to future Republican victories. He also talked about his life and career as he was interviewed by Rich Lowry at the National Review Institute the “Future of Conservatism” Summit held at the Omni Hotel.
5:53 am MT Approx. 41 min. LIVE Immigration Reform Nancy Calo; Libby Casey; Carlos Gutierrez Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas ... Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas and the bipartisan immigration plan proposed by eight senators. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included divisions within the Republican Party about immigration policy, perceptions of the the Republican Party’s among Latino voters, and the politics of immigration reform. 
Mr. Gutierrez is co-founder of Republicans for Immigration Reform, a super political action committee aimed at electing Republicans dedicated to immigration reform and improve the party’s standing with Hispanics.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
5:39 am MT Approx. 29 min. Wisconsin State of the State Address Scott Walker Governor Scott Walker (R) gave the annual state of the state address. Governor Scott Walker (R) gave the annual state of the state address. 6:05 am MT Approx. 26 min. Georgia State of the State Address Nathan Deal Governor Nathan Deal (R) gave the annual state of the state address before a joint session of the ... Governor Nathan Deal (R) gave the annual state of the state address before a joint session of the Georgia legislature. He spoke about public safety legislation, education reform and lowering high school dropout rates, and improving economic development.
6:37 am MT Approx. 50 min. LIVE Paul Krugman on the State of the U.S. Economy Nancy Calo; Paul Krugman; Libby Casey Paul Krugman talked about the state of the U.S. economy, and he responded to telephone calls and ... Paul Krugman talked about the state of the U.S. economy, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the significance of national debt versus unemployment, actions President Obama and Congress could take to bolster the country’s economic prospects, and whether or not the U.S. is in a “true” economic recovery. 
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
6:08 am MT Approx. 54 min. LIVE Politico Playbook Breakfast with Senators McCain and Schumer Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal ... Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal they and six other senators presented earlier in the week. They talked about the process they had been using, some of the issues that could stall the bill as it was being written, the necessity of immigration reform, and the Republican Party’s relationship with Hispanic voters, among other topics.
At the beginning of the program Manu Ragu talked about his Politico story about the immigration reform proposal from the “Gang of Eight” bipartisan senators, who later said that they prefer a name such as “Group of Eight.”
6:32 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. LIVE Automobile Fuel Efficiency Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel ... Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel efficiency. Gina McCarthy said that the auto industry was on schedule to meet higher fuel efficiency requirements set to take effect by 2025. Rebecca Lindland said that her research company’s latest forecast predicts a drop in auto sales due to trends among younger car buyers.
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
7:29 am MT Approx. 31 min. LIVE History of Libya Libby Casey; Robert Draper Robert Draper talked about his February 2013 National Geographic cover story, “Unseen ... Robert Draper talked about his February 2013 National Geographic cover story, “Unseen Libya: Recovering Its Forgotten Past.” Mr. Draper described the country’s past, life in the country under the rule of Muammar Qadhafi from 1969-2011, the country’s strategic location on the Mediterranean, cultural influences, and Libyans' identity and attitudes toward the United States. 
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles.
7:02 am MT Approx. 27 min. Senators on STEM Visa Program A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill aimed at retaining highly skilled ... A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill aimed at retaining highly skilled workers. The bill, called the Immigration Innovation Act, would increase the number of science, technology, engineering, and math visas, also known as STEM visas. 7:37 am MT Approx. 59 min. LIVE Auto Makers on Fuel Efficiency Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and ... Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and hydrogen-powered vehicles. Topics included challenges to meeting Obama administration fuel efficiency standards, ways to make electric cars competitive with gasoline-fueled vehicles, and “Tier 3” fuel standards rule currently under review by the Obama administration. All three of the panelists expressed support for the Obama administration’s efforts to increase auto fuel efficiency over the upcoming decade. The program included questions from audience members. 
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
8:09 am MT Approx. 3 hr. 47 min. LIVE Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence. 7:29 am MT Approx. 8 hr. 59 min. LIVE Senate Session The Senate convened for a period of morning business. Senator John Kerry (D-MA) gave his ... The Senate convened for a period of morning business. Senator John Kerry (D-MA) gave his farewell address. 8:38 am MT Approx. 27 min. Immigration Reform Nancy Calo; Libby Casey; Carlos Gutierrez Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas ... Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas and the bipartisan immigration plan proposed by eight senators. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included divisions within the Republican Party about immigration policy, perceptions of the the Republican Party’s among Latino voters, and the politics of immigration reform. 
Mr. Gutierrez is co-founder of Republicans for Immigration Reform, a super political action committee aimed at electing Republicans dedicated to immigration reform and improve the party’s standing with Hispanics.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
11:57 am MT Approx. 35 min. LIVE Open Phones on Gun Violence Prevention Hearing Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for comments on solutions for preventing gun violence. Telephone lines were open for comments on solutions for preventing gun violence. 4:32 pm MT Approx. 51 min. White House Daily Briefing James Carney White House Press Secretary Jay Carney delivered the daily briefing to reporters. The first ... White House Press Secretary Jay Carney delivered the daily briefing to reporters. The first topic was the day’s Commerce Department report that the economy contracted in the fourth quarter at a .1 percent annual rate. Other topics discussed included sequestration, debt and deficit reduction, immigration policy, and gun control. 9:06 am MT Approx. 22 min. LIVE Massachusetts Senate Announcement William Cowan; Tim Murray; Deval Patrick Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of ... Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.
12:32 pm MT Approx. 3 hr. 46 min. Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence. 5:25 pm MT Approx. 34 min. Question Time David Cameron; Edward Miliband Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the ... Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition. Topics included the state of the economy, housing benefits for veterans and a proposed tax increase on beer and alcohol. 9:29 am MT Approx. 43 min. Paul Krugman on the State of the U.S. Economy Nancy Calo; Paul Krugman; Libby Casey Paul Krugman talked about the state of the U.S. economy, and he responded to telephone calls and ... Paul Krugman talked about the state of the U.S. economy, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the significance of national debt versus unemployment, actions President Obama and Congress could take to bolster the country’s economic prospects, and whether or not the U.S. is in a “true” economic recovery. 
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
4:19 pm MT Approx. 40 min. Immigration Reform Nancy Calo; Libby Casey; Carlos Gutierrez Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas ... Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas and the bipartisan immigration plan proposed by eight senators. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included divisions within the Republican Party about immigration policy, perceptions of the the Republican Party’s among Latino voters, and the politics of immigration reform. 
Mr. Gutierrez is co-founder of Republicans for Immigration Reform, a super political action committee aimed at electing Republicans dedicated to immigration reform and improve the party’s standing with Hispanics.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
6:00 pm MT Approx. 53 min. Politico Playbook Breakfast with Senators McCain and Schumer Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal ... Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal they and six other senators presented earlier in the week. They talked about the process they had been using, some of the issues that could stall the bill as it was being written, the necessity of immigration reform, and the Republican Party’s relationship with Hispanic voters, among other topics.
At the beginning of the program Manu Ragu talked about his Politico story about the immigration reform proposal from the “Gang of Eight” bipartisan senators, who later said that they prefer a name such as “Group of Eight.”
10:13 am MT Approx. 36 min. LIVE Maryland State of the State Address Michael Busch; Martin O'Malley Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of ... Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of the legislature. He focused on creating more jobs in Maryland and boasted his state’s success in entrepreneurship and innovation. He also called for the repeal of the death penalty and tougher gun control laws.
Courtesy of Maryland Public Television.
5:01 pm MT Approx. 22 min. Massachusetts Senate Announcement William Cowan; Tim Murray; Deval Patrick Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of ... Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.
6:55 pm MT Approx. 1 min. Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence. 10:51 am MT Approx. 1 min. Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence.
5:25 pm MT Approx. 34 min. Maryland State of the State Address Michael Busch; Martin O'Malley Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of ... Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of the legislature. He focused on creating more jobs in Maryland and boasted his state’s success in entrepreneurship and innovation. He also called for the repeal of the death penalty and tougher gun control laws.
Courtesy of Maryland Public Television.
6:57 pm MT Approx. 48 min. LIVE Montana State of the State Address Governor Steve Bullock gave his first annual state of the state address before a joint session of ... Governor Steve Bullock gave his first annual state of the state address before a joint session of the Montana legislature. 
Before the speech House Speaker Mark Blasdell and House Minority Leader Chuck Hunter were interviewed by Anna Rau in the State House. Then analysts Bob Brown and Gary Stien were interviewed by John Twiggs in the KUSM-TV studio in Bozeman, Montana.
Courtesy of Montana Public Television.
10:53 am MT Approx. 2 hr. 7 min. Medicare Reform Panelists talked about ways to end Medicare’s current structure, which pays based on the ... Panelists talked about ways to end Medicare’s current structure, which pays based on the quantity of services provided rather than the health of the patient. Dana Safran in her remarks said trying to find significant health care savings by cutting benefits was a “fool’s errand” and that the effort in her state had shown greater savings could be achieved through the supply side of health services.
8:32 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence. 7:48 pm MT Approx. 51 min. Senator John Kerry Farewell Address John Kerry Senator John Kerry (D-MA) made his farewell address to the Senate the day after his nomination to ... Senator John Kerry (D-MA) made his farewell address to the Senate the day after his nomination to be secretary of state was confirmed. 1:02 pm MT Approx. 1 min. Massachusetts Senate Announcement William Cowan; Tim Murray; Deval Patrick Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of ... Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.
9:48 pm MT Approx. 6 min. Senator Gillibrand on Gun Violence Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced gun trafficking legislation she sponsored with ... Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced gun trafficking legislation she sponsored with Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL). 8:39 pm MT Approx. 22 min. Massachusetts Senate Announcement William Cowan; Tim Murray; Deval Patrick Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of ... Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.
1:04 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Special Operations and Iraq Stanley McChrystal; Michael O'Hanlon; Bruce Riedel General Stanley McChrystal (Ret.) talked about the evolution of the Joint Special Operations ... General Stanley McChrystal (Ret.) talked about the evolution of the Joint Special Operations Command and the pursuit of al-Qaeda in Iraq, in particular the terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. Bruce Riedel, a 30-year veteran of the CIA, interviewed General McChrystal, before moderating a discussion with the audience.
“The Evolution of Joint Special Operations Command and the Pursuit of al Qaeda in Iraq: A Conversation with General Stanley A. McChrystal” was held by the 21st Century Defense Initiative at Brookings.
9:56 pm MT Approx. 52 min. Politico Playbook Breakfast with Senators McCain and Schumer Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal ... Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal they and six other senators presented earlier in the week. They talked about the process they had been using, some of the issues that could stall the bill as it was being written, the necessity of immigration reform, and the Republican Party’s relationship with Hispanic voters, among other topics.
At the beginning of the program Manu Ragu talked about his Politico story about the immigration reform proposal from the “Gang of Eight” bipartisan senators, who later said that they prefer a name such as “Group of Eight.”
9:04 pm MT Approx. 59 min. Automobile Fuel Efficiency Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel ... Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel efficiency. Gina McCarthy said that the auto industry was on schedule to meet higher fuel efficiency requirements set to take effect by 2025. Rebecca Lindland said that her research company’s latest forecast predicts a drop in auto sales due to trends among younger car buyers.
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
2:32 pm MT Approx. 1 min. Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence.
10:50 pm MT Approx. 1 min. Massachusetts Senate Announcement William Cowan; Tim Murray; Deval Patrick Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of ... Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.
10:04 pm MT Approx. 55 min. Auto Makers on Fuel Efficiency Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and ... Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and hydrogen-powered vehicles. Topics included challenges to meeting Obama administration fuel efficiency standards, ways to make electric cars competitive with gasoline-fueled vehicles, and “Tier 3” fuel standards rule currently under review by the Obama administration. All three of the panelists expressed support for the Obama administration’s efforts to increase auto fuel efficiency over the upcoming decade. The program included questions from audience members. 
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
2:34 pm MT Approx. 59 min. Automobile Fuel Efficiency Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel ... Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel efficiency. Gina McCarthy said that the auto industry was on schedule to meet higher fuel efficiency requirements set to take effect by 2025. Rebecca Lindland said that her research company’s latest forecast predicts a drop in auto sales due to trends among younger car buyers.
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
10:54 pm MT Approx. 39 min. Immigration Reform Nancy Calo; Libby Casey; Carlos Gutierrez Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas ... Carlos Gutierrez talked about President Obama’s remarks on immigration policy in Las Vegas and the bipartisan immigration plan proposed by eight senators. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Other topics included divisions within the Republican Party about immigration policy, perceptions of the the Republican Party’s among Latino voters, and the politics of immigration reform. 
Mr. Gutierrez is co-founder of Republicans for Immigration Reform, a super political action committee aimed at electing Republicans dedicated to immigration reform and improve the party’s standing with Hispanics.
Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program.
11:02 pm MT Approx. 43 min. Montana State of the State Address Governor Steve Bullock gave his first annual state of the state address before a joint session of ... Governor Steve Bullock gave his first annual state of the state address before a joint session of the Montana legislature. 
Before the speech House Speaker Mark Blasdell and House Minority Leader Chuck Hunter were interviewed by Anna Rau in the State House. Then analysts Bob Brown and Gary Stien were interviewed by John Twiggs in the KUSM-TV studio in Bozeman, Montana.
Courtesy of Montana Public Television.
3:34 pm MT Approx. 55 min. Auto Makers on Fuel Efficiency Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and ... Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and hydrogen-powered vehicles. Topics included challenges to meeting Obama administration fuel efficiency standards, ways to make electric cars competitive with gasoline-fueled vehicles, and “Tier 3” fuel standards rule currently under review by the Obama administration. All three of the panelists expressed support for the Obama administration’s efforts to increase auto fuel efficiency over the upcoming decade. The program included questions from audience members. 
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
11:35 pm MT Approx. 2 min. Auto Makers on Fuel Efficiency Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and ... Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and hydrogen-powered vehicles. Topics included challenges to meeting Obama administration fuel efficiency standards, ways to make electric cars competitive with gasoline-fueled vehicles, and “Tier 3” fuel standards rule currently under review by the Obama administration. All three of the panelists expressed support for the Obama administration’s efforts to increase auto fuel efficiency over the upcoming decade. The program included questions from audience members. 
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
11:48 pm MT Approx. 51 min. Senator John Kerry Farewell Address John Kerry Senator John Kerry (D-MA) made his farewell address to the Senate the day after his nomination to ... Senator John Kerry (D-MA) made his farewell address to the Senate the day after his nomination to be secretary of state was confirmed. 4:31 pm MT Approx. 2 min. Politico Playbook Breakfast with Senators McCain and Schumer Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal ... Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and John McCain (R-AZ) discussed the immigration reform proposal they and six other senators presented earlier in the week. They talked about the process they had been using, some of the issues that could stall the bill as it was being written, the necessity of immigration reform, and the Republican Party’s relationship with Hispanic voters, among other topics.
At the beginning of the program Manu Ragu talked about his Politico story about the immigration reform proposal from the “Gang of Eight” bipartisan senators, who later said that they prefer a name such as “Group of Eight.”
11:39 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Foreign and Defense Policy Panelists talked about President Obama’s 2013 State of the Union address and how foreign ... Panelists talked about President Obama’s 2013 State of the Union address and how foreign policy and national security will be handled in his second term. American Enterprise Institute defense and security policy analyst, Thomas Donnelly said the U.S. has failed to manage global security threats in ways that create a safer environment, and added that this failure is leaving future generations with fewer capabilities to deal with such issues. 12:39 am MT Approx. 22 min. Massachusetts Senate Announcement William Cowan; Tim Murray; Deval Patrick Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of ... Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.
4:33 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. CIA Interrogations and Osama bin Laden's Capture Former CIA officials from the George W. Bush administration talked about the agency’s ... Former CIA officials from the George W. Bush administration talked about the agency’s interrogation methods during the search for Osama bin Laden and responded to the depiction of those methods as torture in the film Zero Dark Thirty. They explained some of their interrogation tactics, and defended their use.
1:04 am MT Approx. 6 min. Senator Gillibrand on Gun Violence Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced gun trafficking legislation she sponsored with ... Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced gun trafficking legislation she sponsored with Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL). 1:04 am MT Approx. 59 min. Automobile Fuel Efficiency Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel ... Auto industry representatives and regulators talked about efforts to improve fuel efficiency. Gina McCarthy said that the auto industry was on schedule to meet higher fuel efficiency requirements set to take effect by 2025. Rebecca Lindland said that her research company’s latest forecast predicts a drop in auto sales due to trends among younger car buyers.
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
6:02 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. U.S.-Israel Relations Former Ambassador to Israel Samuel Lewis, former State Department negotiator Aaron David Miller, ... Former Ambassador to Israel Samuel Lewis, former State Department negotiator Aaron David Miller, and others talked about the relationship between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, the impact of Iran’s nuclear program, and prospects for a peace agreement with Palestinians. Guy Raz moderated. During the program, Natan Sachs was misidentified on screen as Nathan Sachs.
“Allies at Odds: Obama, Netanyahu, and The State of U.S. - Israeli Relations” was part of the National Conversation series at the Wilson Center, co-sponsored by National Public Radio (NPR).
3:43 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Gun Violence Prevention Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence ... Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence. 2:04 am MT Approx. 55 min. Auto Makers on Fuel Efficiency Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and ... Automobile manufacturer executives talked about the prospects for electric, natural gas and hydrogen-powered vehicles. Topics included challenges to meeting Obama administration fuel efficiency standards, ways to make electric cars competitive with gasoline-fueled vehicles, and “Tier 3” fuel standards rule currently under review by the Obama administration. All three of the panelists expressed support for the Obama administration’s efforts to increase auto fuel efficiency over the upcoming decade. The program included questions from audience members. 
This event was part of a National Journal Live forum entitled: “Affordable Mobility: A Roadmap to Energy Efficiency.” It was held in the Caucus Room of the Cannon House Office Building with the support of the Washington Auto Show.
7:28 pm MT Approx. 35 min. Maryland State of the State Address Michael Busch; Martin O'Malley Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of ... Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of the legislature. He focused on creating more jobs in Maryland and boasted his state’s success in entrepreneurship and innovation. He also called for the repeal of the death penalty and tougher gun control laws.
Courtesy of Maryland Public Television.
3:01 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Access to Primary Heath Care Physicians, nurses, and other health care industry officials testified on ways to increase ... Physicians, nurses, and other health care industry officials testified on ways to increase Americans' access to primary care doctors. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimated that the U.S. would have a shortage of approximately 21,000 primary care physicians in 2015, with the shortfall projected to further increase as the number of primary care medical students continued to decline and 30 million Americans became eligible for heath care under the Affordable Care Act. Among the issues discussed were Medicare reimbursement rates, changing the culture of medical schools to encourage students into primary health care, and forgiveness of some of the medical school loan debt accrued by primary care practitioners. 8:04 pm MT Approx. 29 min. John Morton at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Sean Morris; John Morton John Morton spoke about human trafficking. He explained Immigration and Customs ... John Morton spoke about human trafficking. He explained Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) victim approach to investigating trafficking crimes with the goal of rescuing as many victims in the sex and slave labor trade as possible. He showed a brief video clip of arrests as he talked about a recent case. He also called for comprehensive immigration reform as a way to get illegal immigrations out of the shadows where they are often preyed upon and forced into sex or labor slavery.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
8:34 pm MT Approx. 13 min. Tony West at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Tony West Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West spoke about human trafficking. He talked about ... Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West spoke about human trafficking. He talked about the Justice Department’s efforts to prosecute sex and forced labor cases in U.S. courts. 
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
8:47 pm MT Approx. 40 min. Panel on Human Trafficking Prevention and Prosecution Officials from various government departments spoke about human trafficking. Panelists agreed ... Officials from various government departments spoke about human trafficking. Panelists agreed that the chief aid in fighting human trafficking is through partnering with other federal organizations and non-governmental organizations as well as foreign governments. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Mark Lagon, former director of the State Department’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, moderated.
“Trends and Challenges - AHT prevention, prosecution and protection of victims” was a panel at the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
9:28 pm MT Approx. 36 min. Mira Sorvino at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Mira Sorvino Actress Mira Sorvino, a United Nations goodwill ambassador on human trafficking, spoke about her ... Actress Mira Sorvino, a United Nations goodwill ambassador on human trafficking, spoke about her experiences, the changes in perceptions of human trafficking, and problems in the treatment of victims.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
10:04 pm MT Approx. 12 min. Alice Hill at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Alice Hill Alice Hill, senior counselor to the secretary of homeland security, spoke about human ... Alice Hill, senior counselor to the secretary of homeland security, spoke about human trafficking.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
10:17 pm MT Approx. 26 min. Luis CdeBaca at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Luis CdeBaca Ambassador Luis CdeBaca, ambassador at large for the State Department’s U.S. Office to ... Ambassador Luis CdeBaca, ambassador at large for the State Department’s U.S. Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, spoke about human trafficking.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
10:45 pm MT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. U.S.-China Relations Kurt Campbell talked about relations between the United States and China. He said there will ... Kurt Campbell talked about relations between the United States and China. He said there will be “areas of miscommunication and disagreement” between the two countries but that a “sustained dialogue” would be the “prescription” to their relationship. The Assistant Secretary took questions from David Sanger, New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent, and from others in the audience.
12:06 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. U.S.-Israel Relations Former Ambassador to Israel Samuel Lewis, former State Department negotiator Aaron David Miller, ... Former Ambassador to Israel Samuel Lewis, former State Department negotiator Aaron David Miller, and others talked about the relationship between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, the impact of Iran’s nuclear program, and prospects for a peace agreement with Palestinians. Guy Raz moderated. During the program, Natan Sachs was misidentified on screen as Nathan Sachs.
“Allies at Odds: Obama, Netanyahu, and The State of U.S. - Israeli Relations” was part of the National Conversation series at the Wilson Center, co-sponsored by National Public Radio (NPR).
1:31 am MT Approx. 34 min. Maryland State of the State Address Michael Busch; Martin O'Malley Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of ... Governor Martin O’Malley gave his annual state of the state address to a joint session of the legislature. He focused on creating more jobs in Maryland and boasted his state’s success in entrepreneurship and innovation. He also called for the repeal of the death penalty and tougher gun control laws.
Courtesy of Maryland Public Television.
2:08 am MT Approx. 28 min. John Morton at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Sean Morris; John Morton John Morton spoke about human trafficking. He explained Immigration and Customs ... John Morton spoke about human trafficking. He explained Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) victim approach to investigating trafficking crimes with the goal of rescuing as many victims in the sex and slave labor trade as possible. He showed a brief video clip of arrests as he talked about a recent case. He also called for comprehensive immigration reform as a way to get illegal immigrations out of the shadows where they are often preyed upon and forced into sex or labor slavery.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
2:37 am MT Approx. 13 min. Tony West at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Tony West Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West spoke about human trafficking. He talked about ... Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West spoke about human trafficking. He talked about the Justice Department’s efforts to prosecute sex and forced labor cases in U.S. courts. 
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
2:51 am MT Approx. 40 min. Panel on Human Trafficking Prevention and Prosecution Officials from various government departments spoke about human trafficking. Panelists agreed ... Officials from various government departments spoke about human trafficking. Panelists agreed that the chief aid in fighting human trafficking is through partnering with other federal organizations and non-governmental organizations as well as foreign governments. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Mark Lagon, former director of the State Department’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, moderated.
“Trends and Challenges - AHT prevention, prosecution and protection of victims” was a panel at the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
3:31 am MT Approx. 36 min. Mira Sorvino at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Mira Sorvino Actress Mira Sorvino, a United Nations goodwill ambassador on human trafficking, spoke about her ... Actress Mira Sorvino, a United Nations goodwill ambassador on human trafficking, spoke about her experiences, the changes in perceptions of human trafficking, and problems in the treatment of victims.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
4:07 am MT Approx. 12 min. Alice Hill at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Alice Hill Alice Hill, senior counselor to the secretary of homeland security, spoke about human ... Alice Hill, senior counselor to the secretary of homeland security, spoke about human trafficking.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
4:20 am MT Approx. 26 min. Luis CdeBaca at Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium Luis CdeBaca Ambassador Luis CdeBaca, ambassador at large for the State Department’s U.S. Office to ... Ambassador Luis CdeBaca, ambassador at large for the State Department’s U.S. Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, spoke about human trafficking.
This was part of the “Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition” held in the Georgetown University Bunn Intercultural Center Auditorium by the Institute for the Study of International Migration and Deloitte. This symposium brought together officials from government and business during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month to discuss the challenges in fighting human trafficking.
4:49 am MT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. U.S.-China Relations Kurt Campbell talked about relations between the United States and China. He said there will ... Kurt Campbell talked about relations between the United States and China. He said there will be “areas of miscommunication and disagreement” between the two countries but that a “sustained dialogue” would be the “prescription” to their relationship. The Assistant Secretary took questions from David Sanger, New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent, and from others in the audience.