C-SPAN Schedule

< Monday, September 16 >

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4:00 am PT Approx. 45 min. LIVE Open Phones Greta Brawner Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the economy on the fifth anniversary of the ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the economy on the fifth anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers and subsequent stock market crash. 2:57 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 59 min. Book Discussion on The Poorer Nations Andrew Hsiao; Vijay Prashad Vijay Prashad talked about his book, The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global ... Vijay Prashad talked about his book, The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South, in which he explores the protest against neo-liberal economic policies by people from the Global South (Africa, Central and Latin America, and a majority of Asia) and discusses the possibilities for an alternative system to emerge. He spoke at an event hosted by the Brecht Forum in New York City and responded to questions from the audience. 2:01 am PT Approx. 2 hr. 43 min. 50th Anniversary of Tuskegee Public High School Integration Former students of Tuskegee Public High School talked about when their high school was integrated ... Former students of Tuskegee Public High School talked about when their high school was integrated September 2, 1963. They were joined by civil rights attorney Fred Gray, who represented the black students in the case Anthony Lee et al. v. Macon County Board of Education, which eventually led to the desegregation of all public schools in the state. This forum was held at the Tuskegee Human and Civil Rights Multicultural Center.
4:48 am PT Approx. 44 min. LIVE Stephen Dinan on Congressional Agenda Greta Brawner; Stephen Dinan Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls ... Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included budget negotiations, Syria, and the Affordable Care Act. 5:01 am PT Approx. 27 min. Regulation of Open Internet Access Gigi Sohn and Randolph May talked about the case Verizon vs. Federal Communications ... Gigi Sohn and Randolph May talked about the case Verizon vs. Federal Communications Commission for which oral arguments were heard by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on September 9, 2013. Verizon sued to overturn the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) rules requiring equal treatment for all traffic on the Internet. The rules would keep Internet service providers from blocking or slowing content that goes over the Internet. The concept has been called “net neutrality” and “open” Internet. Ms. Sohn suggested that stronger protections were needed by the government. Mr. May said the FCC lacked authority to impose a common carrier mandate on Internet providers. The program opened with a video clip of FCC Commissioner Julius Genachowski (D) announcing the rule on December 20, 2010. Then former Commissioner Robert McDowell (R), who voted against the rules in 2010, made comments by telephone. 4:45 am PT Approx. 13 min. 35th Anniversary of Camp David Accords Jimmy Carter; Steven Scully Jimmy Carter spoke by telephone about the Camp David Accords which were reached 35 years ... Jimmy Carter spoke by telephone about the Camp David Accords which were reached 35 years previously at a meeting he hosted at Camp David. The Camp David Accords were signed by Egyptian President Anwar El Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin on September 17, 1978, and led to the 1979 Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty. Some photographs were shown in the background.
5:34 am PT Approx. 44 min. LIVE Jenny Gold on the Affordable Care Act Greta Brawner; Jenny Gold Jenny Gold talked about the ways states, the federal government, and groups were educating the ... Jenny Gold talked about the ways states, the federal government, and groups were educating the public on how to enroll for state health care exchanges. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This program was part of a Washington Journal-Kaiser Health News periodic Monday series on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
5:31 am PT Approx. 2 hr. 23 min. Stand Your Ground Laws Panelists spoke about the effect of “stand your ground” laws on race relations and ... Panelists spoke about the effect of “stand your ground” laws on race relations and public safety around the country. Topics included the utility of Stand Your Ground laws from legal and policy perspectives, the impact of the laws on public safety; The impact of “stand your ground” laws on traditionally marginalized communities, and the impact of on the criminal justice system.


This was the western regional public hearing of the American Bar Association’s National Task Force on Stand Your Ground Laws, held in conjunction with the ABA Annual Meeting at the Westin San Francisco Market Street hotel.
5:01 am PT Approx. 2 hr. 5 min. History and Future of the Digital Revolution Everett Mendelsohn; Robin Raskin Everett Mendelsohn explained the history of the “digital revolution” in his lecture ... Everett Mendelsohn explained the history of the “digital revolution” in his lecture “How Scientific Resolutions Revolutionize.” He traced its roots to three prior revolutions: scientific, industrial, and biological. Then Robin Raskin talked about what might be next in the digital realm in her lecture,"The Revolution That Keeps on Giving." Policy issues discussed included Internet privacy, regulation, and the revelations of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden.
This was part of the lecture series “Digital Revolution: Promise and Threat” of the Institute for Lifelong Education at Dartmouth.
6:21 am PT Approx. 41 min. LIVE United Nations Peacekeeping Force Greta Brawner; Richard Gowan Richard Gowan talked about the role of the U.N. Peacekeeping force. He responded to telephone ... Richard Gowan talked about the role of the U.N. Peacekeeping force. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost.
7:58 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Egypt's Relationship with International Community Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They ... Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They spoke about the existential threats to the country, whether or not the U.S. should continue sending aid, and how Egypt can engage the world community to help it achieve political and economic stability. This panel began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President, Kate Seelye. 7:08 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. Race, Discrimination and Poverty Civil rights leaders talked about race and poverty in the United States. They focused many of ... Civil rights leaders talked about race and poverty in the United States. They focused many of their remarks on Dr. Martin Luther King’s beliefs and teaching regarding poverty. Other topics included economic literacy, perceptions of the poor, and unemployment.
The panel discussion was part of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) 55th annual convention.
7:04 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. Vice President Biden at Senator Harkin's Annual Steak Fry Vice President Joe Biden spoke at Senator Tom Harkin’s (D-IA) 36th Annual Steak Fry in ... Vice President Joe Biden spoke at Senator Tom Harkin’s (D-IA) 36th Annual Steak Fry in Indianola, Iowa. Senator Harkin’s event is considered one of the largest Democratic fundraisers in Iowa each year. Vice President Biden commended Secretary of State John Kerry for negotiating a deal with Russia regarding Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile, and called his former Senate colleague one of the best Secretaries of State in History. San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro also made remarks to supporters. 9:33 am PT Approx. 1 hr. LIVE 2008 Financial Crisis Barney Frank; Henry Paulson; David Wessel Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about ... Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about the 2008 financial crisis and the ensuing 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulations law. Among the subjects they discussed were the legality of the actions taken by those responsible for the crash, how the concept “too big to fail” was addressed in the Dodd-Frank law, and the law’s Volckler rule, which would restrict U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. They also answered questions from audience members.

“Understanding the 2008 Financial Crisis” was an event in the Council on Foreign Relations' Home Box Office (HBO) History Makers Series.
8:32 am PT Approx. 57 min. Voting Rights Act Civil rights leaders and members of Congress talked about voting rights and the Supreme Court ... Civil rights leaders and members of Congress talked about voting rights and the Supreme Court ruling from earlier in the year that struck down a key portion of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 on determining which states and districts must receive approval from the Justice Department before changing their voting laws. The panelists were unified in believing that the ruling’s effects on voter suppression, and the need for a constitutional amendment that guarantees the right to vote to everyone.
9:04 am PT Approx. 27 min. Stephen Dinan on Congressional Agenda Greta Brawner; Stephen Dinan Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls ... Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included budget negotiations, Syria, and the Affordable Care Act. 10:36 am PT Approx. 23 min. State of the European Union Address Jose Barroso; Martin Schulz European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso addressed Parliament members during his annual ... European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso addressed Parliament members during his annual State of the European Union address in Strasbourg, France. He told members that Europe cannot go back to the old-normal before the economic crisis, and called on members to complete the policies needed for a new banking union. Mr. Barroso also condemned the use of chemical weapons in Syria, saying the international community holds “a collective responsibility to sanction these acts and to put an end to this conflict.” He added that a "political solution stands a chance for lasting peace that the Syrian people deserve". 9:30 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. LIVE Supreme Court 2013-2014 Term Preview Constitutional law professors and attorneys talked about the cases on the Supreme Court docket for ... Constitutional law professors and attorneys talked about the cases on the Supreme Court docket for the 2013-14 term. Issues included affirmative action, presidential recess powers, campaign finance and protesting near health care facilities that perform abortions.
9:31 am PT Approx. 27 min. LIVE Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control. 10:59 am PT Approx. 10 min. LIVE Senate Session Barry Black; Mitch McConnell; Harry Reid The Senate convened and then recessed without conducting any business due to the shooting at the ... The Senate convened and then recessed without conducting any business due to the shooting at the Washington, D.C., Navy Yard. 11:05 am PT Approx. 2 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control.
10:01 am PT Approx. 39 min. United Nations Peacekeeping Force Greta Brawner; Richard Gowan Richard Gowan talked about the role of the U.N. Peacekeeping force. He responded to telephone ... Richard Gowan talked about the role of the U.N. Peacekeeping force. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost.
11:10 am PT Approx. 43 min. Stephen Dinan on Congressional Agenda Greta Brawner; Stephen Dinan Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls ... Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included budget negotiations, Syria, and the Affordable Care Act. 11:09 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. Federal Transparency Law Former EPA chief Lisa Jackson testified to the House Oversight & Govt. Reform Cmte. about the ... Former EPA chief Lisa Jackson testified to the House Oversight & Govt. Reform Cmte. about the Obama administration’s compliance to federal transparency rules. Republicans said Jackson circumvented laws by using an alias e-mail for official business.
10:41 am PT Approx. 9 min. LIVE United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime. 11:56 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. Telehealth and Telemedicine Telemedicine officials from the government and from medical facilities from around the country ... Telemedicine officials from the government and from medical facilities from around the country talked about ways to save money and time, and to make health care more accessible through telemedicine. Telemedicine is the use of telecommunication and information technologies to provide clinical health care at a distance. They responded to questions from the audience. 1:15 pm PT Approx. 1 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control.
10:52 am PT Approx. 6 min. Stephen Dinan on Congressional Agenda Greta Brawner; Stephen Dinan Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls ... Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included budget negotiations, Syria, and the Affordable Care Act. 1:41 pm PT Approx. 1 min. Chaplain Barry Black Prayer for Victims of Navy Yard Shooting Senate Chaplain Barry Black offered the daily prayer in the Senate and honored the victims and ... Senate Chaplain Barry Black offered the daily prayer in the Senate and honored the victims and families of a shooting incident at the Washington Navy Yard earlier in the day. 1:19 pm PT Approx. 2 hr. 30 min. Homeland Security Threats Former officials testified about challenges to homeland security and department operations in the ... Former officials testified about challenges to homeland security and department operations in the ten years since the Department of Homeland Security was created. Among the topics they addressed were cyber-security, inter-agency information sharing, border security, and disaster response.
10:59 am PT Approx. 3 min. LIVE House Pro Forma Session Patrick Conroy; Thomas Rooney The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a pro forma session. The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a pro forma session. 1:45 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Race-Based College Admissions Policies Panelists discussed the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent Fisher v. University of Texas ... Panelists discussed the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent Fisher v. University of Texas decision that reconsidered racial preferences in college admissions. They talked about how universities could craft admissions policies designed to foster diversity while maintaining fairness.

“Opportunity or Blockage? Fisher v. Texas and the Educational Pipeline to the Legal Profession” was a session of the American Bar Association annual meeting held at the Westin San Francisco Market Street hotel. It was a sponsored by Council for Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Educational Pipeline and the Center for Racial and Ethnic Diversity.
3:52 pm PT Approx. 48 min. State of the European Union Address Jose Barroso; Martin Schulz European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso addressed Parliament members during his annual ... European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso addressed Parliament members during his annual State of the European Union address in Strasbourg, France. He told members that Europe cannot go back to the old-normal before the economic crisis, and called on members to complete the policies needed for a new banking union. Mr. Barroso also condemned the use of chemical weapons in Syria, saying the international community holds “a collective responsibility to sanction these acts and to put an end to this conflict.” He added that a "political solution stands a chance for lasting peace that the Syrian people deserve".
11:03 am PT Approx. 25 min. LIVE White House Daily Briefing James Carney Jay Carney briefed reporters and answered questions on a number of issues including a shooting at ... Jay Carney briefed reporters and answered questions on a number of issues including a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, budget issues, negotiations in Syria, and Larry Summers' decision to withdraw from consideration as the Federal Reserve chairman. 2:54 pm PT Approx. 5 min. Washington Navy Yard Shooting Senate leaders spoke about a shooting incident at the Washington Navy Yard earlier in the day. Senate leaders spoke about a shooting incident at the Washington Navy Yard earlier in the day. 4:42 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Douglas Duncan on the Housing Market Douglas Duncan; John Lawton Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the ... Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the economy and the housing market. He said that it remained on “firm footing” but that the economy “has a ways to go” to improve. "It’s not near recession but not robust," he added. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.

This was a session at a conference of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
11:29 am PT Approx. 2 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control. 3:01 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 58 min. Supreme Court 2013-2014 Term Preview Donald Verrilli and Thomas Goldstein previewed cases on the Supreme Court’s docket for the ... Donald Verrilli and Thomas Goldstein previewed cases on the Supreme Court’s docket for the 2013-2014 term. At the time of this event the Court had cases on campaign finance, affirmative action, blocking reproductive health facilities and the president’s authority to make recess appointments. They responded to questions from the audience. 7:35 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Meeting Needs of the Egyptian People Representatives from human rights groups talked about their first-hand knowledge of the current ... Representatives from human rights groups talked about their first-hand knowledge of the current situation in Egyptian communities and what can be done to improve the basic needs and services for average Egyptians. The event began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President Kate Seelye. 

This program was part of a Middle East Institute full-day conference with Egyptian and American analysts and activists on Egypt and its economic and political future.
11:32 am PT Approx. 3 min. 15th Anniversary of Book TV Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV. Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV. 5:00 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Regulation of Open Internet Access Gigi Sohn and Randolph May talked about the case Verizon vs. Federal Communications ... Gigi Sohn and Randolph May talked about the case Verizon vs. Federal Communications Commission for which oral arguments were heard by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on September 9, 2013. Verizon sued to overturn the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) rules requiring equal treatment for all traffic on the Internet. The rules would keep Internet service providers from blocking or slowing content that goes over the Internet. The concept has been called “net neutrality” and “open” Internet. Ms. Sohn suggested that stronger protections were needed by the government. Mr. May said the FCC lacked authority to impose a common carrier mandate on Internet providers. The program opened with a video clip of FCC Commissioner Julius Genachowski (D) announcing the rule on December 20, 2010. Then former Commissioner Robert McDowell (R), who voted against the rules in 2010, made comments by telephone. 8:55 pm PT Approx. 2 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime.
11:36 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Meeting Needs of the Egyptian People Representatives from human rights groups talked about their first-hand knowledge of the current ... Representatives from human rights groups talked about their first-hand knowledge of the current situation in Egyptian communities and what can be done to improve the basic needs and services for average Egyptians. The event began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President Kate Seelye. 

This program was part of a Middle East Institute full-day conference with Egyptian and American analysts and activists on Egypt and its economic and political future.
5:31 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Supreme Court 2013-2014 Term Preview Constitutional law professors and attorneys talked about the cases on the Supreme Court docket for ... Constitutional law professors and attorneys talked about the cases on the Supreme Court docket for the 2013-14 term. Issues included affirmative action, presidential recess powers, campaign finance and protesting near health care facilities that perform abortions. 9:01 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Egypt's Relationship with International Community Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They ... Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They spoke about the existential threats to the country, whether or not the U.S. should continue sending aid, and how Egypt can engage the world community to help it achieve political and economic stability. This panel began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President, Kate Seelye.
12:59 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. Egypt's Relationship with International Community Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They ... Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They spoke about the existential threats to the country, whether or not the U.S. should continue sending aid, and how Egypt can engage the world community to help it achieve political and economic stability. This panel began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President, Kate Seelye. 7:09 pm PT Approx. 43 min. Jenny Gold on the Affordable Care Act Greta Brawner; Jenny Gold Jenny Gold talked about the ways states, the federal government, and groups were educating the ... Jenny Gold talked about the ways states, the federal government, and groups were educating the public on how to enroll for state health care exchanges. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This program was part of a Washington Journal-Kaiser Health News periodic Monday series on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
10:34 pm PT Approx. 3 min. 15th Anniversary of Book TV Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV. Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV.
2:26 pm PT Approx. 2 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime. 7:55 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. State and Federal Marijuana Laws Witnesses testified about conflicts between state and federal law regarding the use, sale and ... Witnesses testified about conflicts between state and federal law regarding the use, sale and distribution of marijuana, particularly for medicinal purposes. Deputy Attorney General James Cole says the Justice Department and federal bank regulators will enable financial institutions to transact business with legitimate marijuana industry without fear of prosecution. officials also indicated they would not challenge Colorado and Washington marijuana laws as long as they implement effective enforcement systems. 10:39 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Meeting Needs of the Egyptian People Representatives from human rights groups talked about their first-hand knowledge of the current ... Representatives from human rights groups talked about their first-hand knowledge of the current situation in Egyptian communities and what can be done to improve the basic needs and services for average Egyptians. The event began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President Kate Seelye. 

This program was part of a Middle East Institute full-day conference with Egyptian and American analysts and activists on Egypt and its economic and political future.
2:30 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control. 9:37 pm PT Approx. 3 min. 15th Anniversary of Book TV Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV. Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV. 11:58 pm PT Approx. 2 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime.
3:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 59 min. 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing Commemoration Ceremony An official ceremony was held at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, to ... An official ceremony was held at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, to commemorated the 50th anniversary of the bombing of the church by segregationists on September 15, 1963. Four little girls, Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson and Cynthia Wesley, ages 11 to 14, were killed. Also remembered were two boys who were shot dead later in the day. 9:38 pm PT Approx. 2 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime. 12:05 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Egypt's Relationship with International Community Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They ... Panelists talked about Egypt’s relationship with the international community. They spoke about the existential threats to the country, whether or not the U.S. should continue sending aid, and how Egypt can engage the world community to help it achieve political and economic stability. This panel began with an introduction by the Institute’s Senior Vice President, Kate Seelye.
5:01 pm PT Approx. 9 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime. 9:41 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Supreme Court 2013-2014 Term Preview Constitutional law professors and attorneys talked about the cases on the Supreme Court docket for ... Constitutional law professors and attorneys talked about the cases on the Supreme Court docket for the 2013-14 term. Issues included affirmative action, presidential recess powers, campaign finance and protesting near health care facilities that perform abortions. 3:25 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Operations Richard Cordray; Carolyn Maloney Richard Cordray testified about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) ... Richard Cordray testified about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) semi-annual report. He said the agency was working closely with small and community banks to address their concerns with the implementation of the qualified mortgage rule, which was unveiled earlier in the year. Other topics discussed during the hearing included high college costs, access to car loans and the CFPB’s data collection practices.
5:11 pm PT Approx. 5 min. Washington Navy Yard Shooting Senate leaders spoke about a shooting incident at the Washington Navy Yard earlier in the day. Senate leaders spoke about a shooting incident at the Washington Navy Yard earlier in the day. 11:19 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Douglas Duncan on the Housing Market Douglas Duncan; John Lawton Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the ... Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the economy and the housing market. He said that it remained on “firm footing” but that the economy “has a ways to go” to improve. "It’s not near recession but not robust," he added. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.

This was a session at a conference of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
5:46 pm PT Approx. 13 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control. 12:36 am PT Approx. 39 min. Thomas Curry Remarks on the Banking Industry Thomas Curry; Kathy Murphy Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry spoke on the fifth year anniversary of the bankruptcy of ... Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry spoke on the fifth year anniversary of the bankruptcy of the Lehman Brothers investment firm. He stated that banks and other financial institutions must learn and implement changes from the 2008 financial crisis. He also said that his office was continuing its focus on the “significant emerging threat” of cyber attacks. Mr. Curry responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was a session at a conference of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
6:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. LIVE First Lady Helen Taft Lewis Gould and Jane Hampton Cook talked about the life and influence of first lady Helen ... Lewis Gould and Jane Hampton Cook talked about the life and influence of first lady Helen “Nellie” Taft and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Mrs. Taft’s efforts to make Washington a cultural capital, especially in the area of music, were hampered by a stroke she suffered shortly after the inauguration. She still had a number of “firsts,” including riding with her husband to the White House after the inauguration and publishing an autobiography.

In video clips Ray Henderson showed various artifacts at the William Howard Taft National Historic Site in Cincinnati, Ohio; Ann McClellan told how Mrs. Taft was responsible for the cherry trees in Washington, D.C.; Lisa Kathleen Graddy, curator of The First Ladies at the Smithsonian exhibition, showed the inaugural gown with which Mrs. Taft started the tradition of first ladies donating inaugural gowns to the museum.

This was the 18th episode in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.”
1:18 am PT Approx. 8 min. Edward Wyatt on Verizon v. Federal Communications Commission Steven Scully; Edward Wyatt Edward Wyatt talked by telephone about the case before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals that day, ... Edward Wyatt talked by telephone about the case before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals that day, Verizon v. Federal Communications Commission. On September 9, 2013, a three-judge panel heard oral argument on whether Internet service providers must continue to treat all traffic equally. The Internet provider challenged whether the FCC had the authority to regulate Internet access services. Mr. Wyatt, who was in the courtroom that day, explained the case before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, what concerned the judges most during oral argument, and the possible outcome.
7:35 pm PT Approx. 56 min. 2008 Financial Crisis Barney Frank; Henry Paulson; David Wessel Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about ... Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about the 2008 financial crisis and the ensuing 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulations law. Among the subjects they discussed were the legality of the actions taken by those responsible for the crash, how the concept “too big to fail” was addressed in the Dodd-Frank law, and the law’s Volckler rule, which would restrict U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. They also answered questions from audience members.

“Understanding the 2008 Financial Crisis” was an event in the Council on Foreign Relations' Home Box Office (HBO) History Makers Series.
1:27 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 59 min. Verizon v. Federal Communications Commission Oral Argument A three-judge panel for the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument on whether Internet ... A three-judge panel for the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument on whether Internet service providers must continue to treat all traffic equally in the case Verizon v. Federal Communications Commission. The Internet provider challenged whether the FCC had the authority to regulate Internet access services.
8:32 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control. 3:29 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. Telehealth and Telemedicine Telemedicine officials from the government and from medical facilities from around the country ... Telemedicine officials from the government and from medical facilities from around the country talked about ways to save money and time, and to make health care more accessible through telemedicine. Telemedicine is the use of telecommunication and information technologies to provide clinical health care at a distance. They responded to questions from the audience.
9:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. First Lady Helen Taft Lewis Gould and Jane Hampton Cook talked about the life and influence of first lady Helen ... Lewis Gould and Jane Hampton Cook talked about the life and influence of first lady Helen “Nellie” Taft and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Mrs. Taft’s efforts to make Washington a cultural capital, especially in the area of music, were hampered by a stroke she suffered shortly after the inauguration. She still had a number of “firsts,” including riding with her husband to the White House after the inauguration and publishing an autobiography.

In video clips Ray Henderson showed various artifacts at the William Howard Taft National Historic Site in Cincinnati, Ohio; Ann McClellan told how Mrs. Taft was responsible for the cherry trees in Washington, D.C.; Lisa Kathleen Graddy, curator of The First Ladies at the Smithsonian exhibition, showed the inaugural gown with which Mrs. Taft started the tradition of first ladies donating inaugural gowns to the museum.

This was the 18th episode in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.”
10:35 pm PT Approx. 2 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime.
10:39 pm PT Approx. 43 min. Stephen Dinan on Congressional Agenda Greta Brawner; Stephen Dinan Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls ... Stephen Dinan previewed the congressional agenda for the week, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included budget negotiations, Syria, and the Affordable Care Act.
11:26 pm PT Approx. 59 min. 2008 Financial Crisis Barney Frank; Henry Paulson; David Wessel Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about ... Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about the 2008 financial crisis and the ensuing 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulations law. Among the subjects they discussed were the legality of the actions taken by those responsible for the crash, how the concept “too big to fail” was addressed in the Dodd-Frank law, and the law’s Volckler rule, which would restrict U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. They also answered questions from audience members.

“Understanding the 2008 Financial Crisis” was an event in the Council on Foreign Relations' Home Box Office (HBO) History Makers Series.
12:26 am PT Approx. 27 min. Five-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis Barack Obama President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 ... President Obama talked about the economy and job creation on the fifth anniversary of the 2008 financial crisis. He highlighted his administration’s policies to strengthen the economy as Congress worked to pass a federal budget and raise the debt. He was strongly critical of Republicans in Congress, saying “I can’t remember a time when one faction of one party promises chaos if it can’t get 100 percent of what it wants.” In opening remarks he mentioned the shooting that happened earlier in the morning at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard. He also spoke briefly on progress on negotiations on moving Syria’s chemical weapons under international control.
12:54 am PT Approx. 2 min. United Nations Briefing on Chemical Weapons Use in Syria Ki-moon Ban U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on ... U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon briefed reporters on the chemical weapons inspectors report on Syria. He confirmed that chemical weapons were used. He also described the inspectors' process and findings, saying the findings were “overwhelming and indistubable” evidence of a war crime.
1:01 am PT Approx. 34 min. Jenny Gold on the Affordable Care Act Greta Brawner; Jenny Gold Jenny Gold talked about the ways states, the federal government, and groups were educating the ... Jenny Gold talked about the ways states, the federal government, and groups were educating the public on how to enroll for state health care exchanges. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This program was part of a Washington Journal-Kaiser Health News periodic Monday series on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
1:39 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Douglas Duncan on the Housing Market Douglas Duncan; John Lawton Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the ... Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae’s chief economist and senior vice president, talked about the economy and the housing market. He said that it remained on “firm footing” but that the economy “has a ways to go” to improve. "It’s not near recession but not robust," he added. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.

This was a session at a conference of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
2:56 am PT Approx. 3 min. 15th Anniversary of Book TV Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV. Announcing the 15th anniversary of Book TV.
2:59 am PT Approx. 58 min. 2008 Financial Crisis Barney Frank; Henry Paulson; David Wessel Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about ... Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and former Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) talked about the 2008 financial crisis and the ensuing 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulations law. Among the subjects they discussed were the legality of the actions taken by those responsible for the crash, how the concept “too big to fail” was addressed in the Dodd-Frank law, and the law’s Volckler rule, which would restrict U.S. banks from making certain kinds of speculative investments that do not benefit their customers. They also answered questions from audience members.

“Understanding the 2008 Financial Crisis” was an event in the Council on Foreign Relations' Home Box Office (HBO) History Makers Series.