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4:00 am PT Approx. 48 min. LIVE Open Phones Greg Stohr; Greta Brawner Telephone lines were open for comments on the Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. Holder. The Court ruled that the preclearance provisions of the Voting Rights Act could not be enforced until Congress established new guidelines for review. Greg Stohr, participating by phone, talked about details of the case. 3:59 am PT Approx. 34 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. The prime minister defended his government’s proposed spending plans that covers departmental cuts, housing costs, and changes to the National Health Service. 3:21 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. Student Financial Aid, Part 3 Panelists talked about the re-examining the current system of student financial aid, focusing on ... Panelists talked about the re-examining the current system of student financial aid, focusing on grants. Sara Goldrick-Rab presented her paper, “Making College Affordable: Rethinking Voucher-Driven Approaches to Federal Student Aid,” Lashawn Richburg-Hayes presented, “Incentivizing Success: Lessons from Experimenting with Incentive-Based Grants,” and Lesley Turner presented “Rethinking Institutional Aid: Implications for Affordability, Access, and the Effectiveness of Federal Student Aid.” They used slides during there presentations and then were joined in a discussion by Bob Shireman. Andrew Kelly moderated. 
“Rethinking grant aid” was a panel of the conference, “The trillion-dollar question: Reinventing student financial aid for the 21st century.”
4:49 am PT Approx. 40 min. LIVE News Review with Representative Sean Duffy Greta Brawner; Nancy Calo; Sean Duffy Representative Sean Duffy (R-WI) talked about the work of the House Financial Services Committee ... Representative Sean Duffy (R-WI) talked about the work of the House Financial Services Committee on the Dodd-Frank financial regulations law as well topics in the news, including National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs, climate change, and the economy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
4:35 am PT Approx. 26 min. State of the Army Raymond Odierno General Ray Odierno briefed reporters on the state of the Army. He announced combat and ... General Ray Odierno briefed reporters on the state of the Army. He announced combat and civilian personnel cuts and said that sequestration could force more reductions. He also commented on Afghanistan and National Security Agency surveillance programs. 4:46 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Student Financial Aid, Part 2 Panelists talked about the difficulties in navigating the opportunities for student financial aid ... Panelists talked about the difficulties in navigating the opportunities for student financial aid assistance. Rodney Andrews presented his paper, “The Promise of ‘Promise’ Programs,” and Regina Deil-Amen presented her paper, “From FAFSA to Facebook: The Role of Technology in Navigating the Financial Aid Process.” They used slides during their presentations and then were joined in a discussion by Justin Draeger and Ed Pacchetti. Andrew Kelly moderated.
“Beyond simplification: New approaches to access” was a panel of the conference, “The trillion-dollar question: Reinventing student financial aid for the 21st century.”
5:31 am PT Approx. 47 min. LIVE News Review with Representative Sheila Jackson Lee Sheila Jackson Lee; Greta Brawner Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) talked about the Supreme Court’s ruling that struck ... Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) talked about the Supreme Court’s ruling that struck down part of the Voting Rights Act and also the latest news about immigration reform and National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
5:02 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Chinese Cyberattacks Witnesses testified about industrial espionage by Chinese hackers at a hearing on cyber crimes and ... Witnesses testified about industrial espionage by Chinese hackers at a hearing on cyber crimes and human rights in China. They spoke about the impact of Chinese cyber attacks on Chinese activists and human rights organizations, as well as on American businesses and industries harmed by intellectual property theft. 5:57 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. National Security Agency PRISM Surveillance Program Panelists talked about PRISM, the National Security Agency’s (NSA) program for electronic ... Panelists talked about PRISM, the National Security Agency’s (NSA) program for electronic surveillance and data collection within the U.S., and the impact of leaks by former CIA consultant Edward Snowden. 
“A Discussion of Data Surveillance, PRISM, Snowden and the NSA” was part of the series of CSIS-Schieffer School Dialogues, monthly discussions held at CSIS and hosted by Bob Schieffer on public policy and the media. The series is a partnership between CSIS and The Schieffer School of Journalism at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas, made possible with support by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
6:21 am PT Approx. 39 min. LIVE Colorado's Legalization of Marijuana Greta Brawner; Jonathan Ringen Jonathan Ringen talked about his Rolling Stone article, “Weed City, USA,” on ... Jonathan Ringen talked about his Rolling Stone article, “Weed City, USA,” on the role recreational marijuana is playing in Colorado’s state economy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting magazine articles.
6:30 am PT Approx. 11 hr. 6 min. LIVE Senate Session The Senate resumed consideration of S. 744, the immigration bill. The Senate resumed consideration of S. 744, the immigration bill. 7:00 am PT Approx. 37 min. LIVE Open Phones on Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage. The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.
The sights and sounds of the crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings were shown.
7:00 am PT Approx. 34 min. LIVE Morning Hour The House met for Morning Hour, during which members speak on a variety of topics. The House met for Morning Hour, during which members speak on a variety of topics. 5:39 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Twitter, Journalism, and Surveillance Dick Costolo; Cecilia Kang Dick Costolo talked about Twitter, including ways the media can best use the technology as well as ... Dick Costolo talked about Twitter, including ways the media can best use the technology as well as future enhancements. When asked about his company’s refusal to take part in the National Security Agency’s “PRISM” surveillance program, he said the company generally responds to specific data requests by the government but pushes back when the requests are too broad. He was interviewed by Cecilia Kang and also answered questions from audience members at the 2013 American Society of News Editors Convention luncheon at the Capital Hilton. 7:37 am PT Approx. 27 min. LIVE Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
7:35 am PT Approx. 1 min. LIVE Open Phones on Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage. The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.
The sights and sounds of the crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings were shown.
6:41 pm PT Approx. 3 hr. 8 min. Internal Revenue Service Information Technology Contracting Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The ... Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The House Oversight Committee released a report accusing the IRS of improperly awarding contracts to the information technology firm Strong Castle. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) questioned Braulio Castillo, president and CEO of Strong Castle, over an injury which led to his disability rating and made him eligible for veterans based contracts. She accused him of “gaming the system” and “breaking the trust with veterans.” Gregory Roseman, an IRS deputy director who was accused of improperly influencing the contract selection process involving Strong Castle, invoked his 5th Amendment right. 8:05 am PT Approx. 5 min. LIVE Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Defenders of Proposition 8 argued that the Supreme Court’s denial of their standing left Proposition 8 as part of the law of California and that they were committed to defending it. Then a representative for Edie Windsor in U.S. v. Windsor spoke to reporters about the effect of overturning a provision of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
7:37 am PT Approx. 27 min. LIVE Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
9:53 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Senate Debate on Immigration Bill Amendments Senators debated amendments to the immigration bill and the amendment process itself. Senators debated amendments to the immigration bill and the amendment process itself. 8:10 am PT Approx. 24 min. LIVE Open Phones on Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*The ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.
The sights and sounds of the crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings were shown.
8:05 am PT Approx. 5 min. LIVE Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Defenders of Proposition 8 argued that the Supreme Court’s denial of their standing left Proposition 8 as part of the law of California and that they were committed to defending it. Then a representative for Edie Windsor in U.S. v. Windsor spoke to reporters about the effect of overturning a provision of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
10:56 pm PT Approx. 6 min. Immigration Bill Fawn Johnson; Bill Scanlan Fawn Johnson talked about the status of the Senate immigration bill. Earlier in the day, ... Fawn Johnson talked about the status of the Senate immigration bill. Earlier in the day, members voted to limit debate on the bill, setting up a possible final vote later in the week. She was interviewed via Skype. 8:35 am PT Approx. 28 min. House Democratic Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage earlier that day. Some talked about how the ruling that a federal law denying benefits to same-sex spouses was unconstitutional would affect them personally. Some emphasized that the ruling does not affect anyone’s religious ideas of marriage.
8:10 am PT Approx. 24 min. LIVE Open Phones on Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*The ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.
The sights and sounds of the crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings were shown.
11:06 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. Twitter, Journalism, and Surveillance Dick Costolo; Cecilia Kang Dick Costolo talked about Twitter, including ways the media can best use the technology as well as ... Dick Costolo talked about Twitter, including ways the media can best use the technology as well as future enhancements. When asked about his company’s refusal to take part in the National Security Agency’s “PRISM” surveillance program, he said the company generally responds to specific data requests by the government but pushes back when the requests are too broad. He was interviewed by Cecilia Kang and also answered questions from audience members at the 2013 American Society of News Editors Convention luncheon at the Capital Hilton. 9:03 am PT Approx. 12 min. LIVE Open Phones on Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*The ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.*
The sights and sounds of the crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings were shown.
8:35 am PT Approx. 24 min. House Democratic Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage earlier that day. Some talked about how the ruling that a federal law denying benefits to same-sex spouses was unconstitutional would affect them personally. Some emphasized that the ruling does not affect anyone’s religious ideas of marriage. 12:11 am PT Approx. 3 hr. 9 min. Internal Revenue Service Information Technology Contracting Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The ... Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The House Oversight Committee released a report accusing the IRS of improperly awarding contracts to the information technology firm Strong Castle. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) questioned Braulio Castillo, president and CEO of Strong Castle, over an injury which led to his disability rating and made him eligible for veterans based contracts. She accused him of “gaming the system” and “breaking the trust with veterans.” Gregory Roseman, an IRS deputy director who was accused of improperly influencing the contract selection process involving Strong Castle, invoked his 5th Amendment right. 9:15 am PT Approx. 23 min. House Republican Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on ... Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on same-sex marriage. The court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California. Many called the rulings bad decisions that infringed on religious freedoms and attacked constitutional rights. It was also argued that there would be a negative effects for children, who are best raised by a woman and man together. The representatives did not take questions.
9:00 am PT Approx. 5 hr. 19 min. LIVE House Session At noon, the House will consider:
*HR 1864, a bill under suspension of the rules;
*Rule ...
At noon, the House will consider:
*HR 1864, a bill under suspension of the rules;
*Rule for consideration of three bills: HR 1613 - OCS Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements; and HR 2231 - Offshore Energy and Jobs, HR 2410 - Agriculture Appropriations (ag approps may not materialize)
3:24 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Senate Debate on Immigration Bill Amendments Senators debated amendments to the immigration bill and the amendment process itself. Senators debated amendments to the immigration bill and the amendment process itself. 9:39 am PT Approx. 2 min. LIVE Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan Viewer comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings earlier that day on same-sex marriage were ... Viewer comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings earlier that day on same-sex marriage were shown.*The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8. 
2:21 pm PT Approx. 26 min. Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
9:42 am PT Approx. 18 min. Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
2:48 pm PT Approx. 28 min. House Democratic Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage earlier that day. Some talked about how the ruling that a federal law denying benefits to same-sex spouses was unconstitutional would affect them personally. Some emphasized that the ruling does not affect anyone’s religious ideas of marriage. 10:01 am PT Approx. 1 min. LIVE Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Bill Scanlan The U.S. Supreme Court issued rulings on same-sex marriage earlier in the day. The Court ... The U.S. Supreme Court issued rulings on same-sex marriage earlier in the day. The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.*
The sights and sounds of the crowd gathered earlier in the day outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings were shown and then live scenes as the crowd dispersed.
3:17 pm PT Approx. 24 min. House Republican Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on ... Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on same-sex marriage. The court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California. Many called the rulings bad decisions that infringed on religious freedoms and attacked constitutional rights. It was also argued that there would be a negative effects for children, who are best raised by a woman and man together. The representatives did not take questions. 10:02 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. United States v. Windsor Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). At issue was whether the Court had jurisdiction to rule on the federal government’s case, and whether the House Republican leaders as defenders of DOMA had Article III “standing” to pursue their appeal. After arguments on jurisdiction, issues of the constitutionality of section III of DOMA were addressed. Lawyers argued over the requirement in the law that limited the definition of marriage to a union between a man and woman, thus denying federal spousal rights to same-sex marriages conferred on couples in states where the practice had been made legal.
3:45 pm PT Approx. 6 min. Internal Revenue Service Information Technology Contracting Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The ... Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The House Oversight Committee released a report accusing the IRS of improperly awarding contracts to the information technology firm Strong Castle. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) questioned Braulio Castillo, president and CEO of Strong Castle, over an injury which led to his disability rating and made him eligible for veterans based contracts. She accused him of “gaming the system” and “breaking the trust with veterans.” Gregory Roseman, an IRS deputy director who was accused of improperly influencing the contract selection process involving Strong Castle, invoked his 5th Amendment right. 11:03 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Hollingsworth v. Perry Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of ... The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 law. Nearly 18,000 same-sex couples were married in California, but same-sex marriages came to a halt in November 2008, when the state’s voters passed Proposition 8, which amended the state constitution to eliminate the right of same-sex couples to get married. Questions by several justices focused on whether the central purpose of marriage was procreation, and on whether proponents of the ban had legal standing to bring the case after the state of California declined to do so when the referendum result was overturned by a federal court.
3:53 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. United States v. Windsor Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). At issue was whether the Court had jurisdiction to rule on the federal government’s case, and whether the House Republican leaders as defenders of DOMA had Article III “standing” to pursue their appeal. After arguments on jurisdiction, issues of the constitutionality of section III of DOMA were addressed. Lawyers argued over the requirement in the law that limited the definition of marriage to a union between a man and woman, thus denying federal spousal rights to same-sex marriages conferred on couples in states where the practice had been made legal. 12:25 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
4:55 pm PT Approx. 4 min. Supreme Court Rulings on Same-Sex Marriage Michael Doyle; Bill Scanlan Michael Doyle reviewed the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage issued that day. He was ... Michael Doyle reviewed the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage issued that day. He was interviewed by telephone. 12:52 pm PT Approx. 28 min. House Democratic Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage earlier that day. Some talked about how the ruling that a federal law denying benefits to same-sex spouses was unconstitutional would affect them personally. Some emphasized that the ruling does not affect anyone’s religious ideas of marriage.
5:00 pm PT Approx. 26 min. Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
1:20 pm PT Approx. 23 min. House Republican Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on ... Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on same-sex marriage. The court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California. Many called the rulings bad decisions that infringed on religious freedoms and attacked constitutional rights. It was also argued that there would be a negative effects for children, who are best raised by a woman and man together. The representatives did not take questions.
5:27 pm PT Approx. 28 min. House Democratic Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage earlier that day. Some talked about how the ruling that a federal law denying benefits to same-sex spouses was unconstitutional would affect them personally. Some emphasized that the ruling does not affect anyone’s religious ideas of marriage. 1:45 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. United States v. Windsor Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). At issue was whether the Court had jurisdiction to rule on the federal government’s case, and whether the House Republican leaders as defenders of DOMA had Article III “standing” to pursue their appeal. After arguments on jurisdiction, issues of the constitutionality of section III of DOMA were addressed. Lawyers argued over the requirement in the law that limited the definition of marriage to a union between a man and woman, thus denying federal spousal rights to same-sex marriages conferred on couples in states where the practice had been made legal.
5:55 pm PT Approx. 23 min. House Republican Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on ... Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on same-sex marriage. The court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California. Many called the rulings bad decisions that infringed on religious freedoms and attacked constitutional rights. It was also argued that there would be a negative effects for children, who are best raised by a woman and man together. The representatives did not take questions. 2:46 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Hollingsworth v. Perry Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of ... The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 law. Nearly 18,000 same-sex couples were married in California, but same-sex marriages came to a halt in November 2008, when the state’s voters passed Proposition 8, which amended the state constitution to eliminate the right of same-sex couples to get married. Questions by several justices focused on whether the central purpose of marriage was procreation, and on whether proponents of the ban had legal standing to bring the case after the state of California declined to do so when the referendum result was overturned by a federal court.
6:19 pm PT Approx. 20 min. LIVE Open Phones on Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.*Earlier that day the Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples.*Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California by denying standing to the defenders of Proposition 8.*
A telephone interview with Michael Doyle, legal affairs reporter for McClatchy Newspapers Washington Bureau, was shown.
Scenes from earlier in the day were shown of the crowd gathered outside the Supreme Court building to hear the rulings.
4:07 pm PT Approx. 6 min. Internal Revenue Service Information Technology Contracting Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The ... Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The House Oversight Committee released a report accusing the IRS of improperly awarding contracts to the information technology firm Strong Castle. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) questioned Braulio Castillo, president and CEO of Strong Castle, over an injury which led to his disability rating and made him eligible for veterans based contracts. She accused him of “gaming the system” and “breaking the trust with veterans.” Gregory Roseman, an IRS deputy director who was accused of improperly influencing the contract selection process involving Strong Castle, invoked his 5th Amendment right.
6:39 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Hollingsworth v. Perry Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of ... The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 law. Nearly 18,000 same-sex couples were married in California, but same-sex marriages came to a halt in November 2008, when the state’s voters passed Proposition 8, which amended the state constitution to eliminate the right of same-sex couples to get married. Questions by several justices focused on whether the central purpose of marriage was procreation, and on whether proponents of the ban had legal standing to bring the case after the state of California declined to do so when the referendum result was overturned by a federal court. 4:17 pm PT Approx. 32 min. Defense Department Briefing Martin Dempsey; Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Martin Dempsey spoke to reporters in ... Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Martin Dempsey spoke to reporters in the Pentagon briefing room. Secretary Hagel announced that President Obama was nominating General Dempsey for a second term as chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He said that the Pentagon would move swiftly to implement that day’s U.S. Supreme Court decision which extended federal benefits to same-sex spouses of military members. Other topics included U.S. policy toward Syria and the impact of the unauthorized disclosure of National Security Agency (NSA) programs on national security and military relationships.
8:01 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. United States v. Windsor Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). At issue was whether the Court had jurisdiction to rule on the federal government’s case, and whether the House Republican leaders as defenders of DOMA had Article III “standing” to pursue their appeal. After arguments on jurisdiction, issues of the constitutionality of section III of DOMA were addressed. Lawyers argued over the requirement in the law that limited the definition of marriage to a union between a man and woman, thus denying federal spousal rights to same-sex marriages conferred on couples in states where the practice had been made legal. 4:53 pm PT Approx. 6 min. Internal Revenue Service Information Technology Contracting Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The ... Witnesses testified on the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) contracting practices. The House Oversight Committee released a report accusing the IRS of improperly awarding contracts to the information technology firm Strong Castle. Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) questioned Braulio Castillo, president and CEO of Strong Castle, over an injury which led to his disability rating and made him eligible for veterans based contracts. She accused him of “gaming the system” and “breaking the trust with veterans.” Gregory Roseman, an IRS deputy director who was accused of improperly influencing the contract selection process involving Strong Castle, invoked his 5th Amendment right.
9:05 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
5:02 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. Broadcasting Board of Governors Witnesses testified on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency ... Witnesses testified on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency that includes the Voice of America, Radio Free Asia and other services. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called the agency “defunct” during one of her last appearances before Congress. Former BBG Chairman James Glassman disputed that characterization, but said the agency should be supervised by the State Department, and its mission more clearly defined.
9:32 pm PT Approx. 28 min. House Democratic Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others, including Democratic members of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage earlier that day. Some talked about how the ruling that a federal law denying benefits to same-sex spouses was unconstitutional would affect them personally. Some emphasized that the ruling does not affect anyone’s religious ideas of marriage. 6:42 pm PT Approx. 38 min. Colorado's Legalization of Marijuana Greta Brawner; Jonathan Ringen Jonathan Ringen talked about his Rolling Stone article, “Weed City, USA,” on ... Jonathan Ringen talked about his Rolling Stone article, “Weed City, USA,” on the role recreational marijuana is playing in Colorado’s state economy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
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10:01 pm PT Approx. 23 min. House Republican Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on ... Members of the Republican Study Committee reacted to the Supreme Court rulings that day on same-sex marriage. The court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court cleared the way to resume same-sex marriages in California. Many called the rulings bad decisions that infringed on religious freedoms and attacked constitutional rights. It was also argued that there would be a negative effects for children, who are best raised by a woman and man together. The representatives did not take questions. 7:23 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Financial Regulation Agencies Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Requests The chairs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange ... The chairs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) testified on their agencies' fiscal year 2014 budget requests. The President’s 2014 budget request called for $1.67 billion for the SEC, a $353 million increase from 2013. The CFTC 2014 budget request is $315 million.
10:28 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Hollingsworth v. Perry Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of ... The Supreme Court heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 law. Nearly 18,000 same-sex couples were married in California, but same-sex marriages came to a halt in November 2008, when the state’s voters passed Proposition 8, which amended the state constitution to eliminate the right of same-sex couples to get married. Questions by several justices focused on whether the central purpose of marriage was procreation, and on whether proponents of the ban had legal standing to bring the case after the state of California declined to do so when the referendum result was overturned by a federal court. 9:01 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. Federal Emergency Management Agency Grants Witnesses testified on the value of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) preparedness ... Witnesses testified on the value of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) preparedness grants. Since September 11, 2001, governments at all levels had spent $40 billion to prepare for natural and human-caused disasters. In opening remarks, Timothy Manning said that “the grant programs have contributed significantly to the overall security and preparedness of the nation.” David Maurer said the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA had “struggled to effectively manage and measure these grant programs.” Other issues addressed were the role that federal, state, and local governments play in measuring preparedness for both natural disasters and terrorist attacks.
11:50 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. United States v. Windsor Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in United States v. Windsor, the challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). At issue was whether the Court had jurisdiction to rule on the federal government’s case, and whether the House Republican leaders as defenders of DOMA had Article III “standing” to pursue their appeal. After arguments on jurisdiction, issues of the constitutionality of section III of DOMA were addressed. Lawyers argued over the requirement in the law that limited the definition of marriage to a union between a man and woman, thus denying federal spousal rights to same-sex marriages conferred on couples in states where the practice had been made legal. 10:52 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Broadcasting Board of Governors Witnesses testified on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency ... Witnesses testified on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency that includes the Voice of America, Radio Free Asia and other services. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called the agency “defunct” during one of her last appearances before Congress. Former BBG Chairman James Glassman disputed that characterization, but said the agency should be supervised by the State Department, and its mission more clearly defined.
12:54 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 38 min. Broadcasting Board of Governors Witnesses testified on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency ... Witnesses testified on the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), an independent federal agency that includes the Voice of America, Radio Free Asia and other services. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called the agency “defunct” during one of her last appearances before Congress. Former BBG Chairman James Glassman disputed that characterization, but said the agency should be supervised by the State Department, and its mission more clearly defined. 12:33 am PT Approx. 38 min. Colorado's Legalization of Marijuana Greta Brawner; Jonathan Ringen Jonathan Ringen talked about his Rolling Stone article, “Weed City, USA,” on ... Jonathan Ringen talked about his Rolling Stone article, “Weed City, USA,” on the role recreational marijuana is playing in Colorado’s state economy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting magazine articles.
2:35 am PT Approx. 53 min. Twitter, Journalism, and Surveillance Dick Costolo; Cecilia Kang Dick Costolo talked about Twitter, including ways the media can best use the technology as well as ... Dick Costolo talked about Twitter, including ways the media can best use the technology as well as future enhancements. When asked about his company’s refusal to take part in the National Security Agency’s “PRISM” surveillance program, he said the company generally responds to specific data requests by the government but pushes back when the requests are too broad. He was interviewed by Cecilia Kang and also answered questions from audience members at the 2013 American Society of News Editors Convention luncheon at the Capital Hilton. 1:13 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Financial Regulation Agencies Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Requests The chairs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange ... The chairs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) testified on their agencies' fiscal year 2014 budget requests. The President’s 2014 budget request called for $1.67 billion for the SEC, a $353 million increase from 2013. The CFTC 2014 budget request is $315 million.
3:29 am PT Approx. 27 min. Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court ... Same-sex marriage opponents and supporters spoke from the steps outside the U.S. Supreme Court about the rulings just announced.
Religious leaders objected to the decisions in both cases. Jennifer Kerns was the official spokesperson for Proposition 8 in California. Representative Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) argued that the decisions ignored the needs of children. Then a group including attorneys and the respondents in Hollingsworth v. Perry celebrated the decisions. 
The Court invalidated a provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denied benefits to legally married gay couples. Also, the Supreme Court denied standing to the defenders of Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marriage in California.
2:51 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. Federal Emergency Management Agency Grants Witnesses testified on the value of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) preparedness ... Witnesses testified on the value of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) preparedness grants. Since September 11, 2001, governments at all levels had spent $40 billion to prepare for natural and human-caused disasters. In opening remarks, Timothy Manning said that “the grant programs have contributed significantly to the overall security and preparedness of the nation.” David Maurer said the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA had “struggled to effectively manage and measure these grant programs.” Other issues addressed were the role that federal, state, and local governments play in measuring preparedness for both natural disasters and terrorist attacks.