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SparkCognition founder and CEO Amir Husain reported on the many uses of artificial intelligence. Sponsor: Elliott Bay Book Company
Topics: china, tesla, agi
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Jeffrey Engel, founding director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU, examined George H.W. Bush's foreign policy initiatives at the start of the post-Cold War world. Sponsor: Southern Methodist University | Center for Presidential History
Topics: gorbachev, nato, europe, george bush, china, berlin, soviet union, baker, eric garner, germany,...
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Jeffrey Engel, founding director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU, examined George H.W. Bush's foreign policy initiatives at the start of the post-Cold War world. Sponsor: Southern Methodist University | Center for Presidential History
Topics: europe, gorbachev, george bush, nato, berlin, china, baker, germany, ronald reagan, james baker,...
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Jeffrey Stewart and MaryLouise Patterson talked about Harlem Renaissance writers Alain Locke and Langston Hughes. Sponsor: Fall for the Book Festival
Topics: langston, harlem, langston hughes, alain locke, africa, locke, new york, langston, george mason,...
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Rupert Darwall examined the origins of the climate change movement. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation
Topics: sweden, soviet union, europe, washington, rupert darwall, china, paris, nazis, trump, palmer, u.n.,...
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Journalist Sharyl Attkisson discussed how smear tactics are used to influence public opinion and took viewer questions and comments at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,Miami Book Fair
Topics: donald trump, sharyl attkisson, clinton, sinclair, david brock, miami, washington, google, europe,...
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C-SPAN presents events from 2017 featuring celebrity activists. Our program includes Ashton Kutcher on modern slavery, Jennifer Garner on early childhood education, and Ryan Phillippe on support for military caregivers. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: alzheimer, ronald reagan, hollywood, donald trump, washington, george bush, elizabeth dole,...
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Harvard Univ. prof. Danielle Allen examines mass incarceration through the lens of her cousin Michael A., who served 11 years in prison at age 15. Her book, "Cuz," traces both their journeys growing up. She's interviewed by author Wes Moore CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation and author of "The Other Wes Moore" and "The Work." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: california, washington, los angeles
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Tom Bossert, assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism, told reporters the administration has credible evidence that North Korea is responsible for a May 2017 ransomware attack called "WannaCry" that caused more than economic damage in countries around the world. Mr. Bossert was joined by Jeanette Manfra, the secretary of homeland security for cybersecurity. The two officials called on companies to share more information about cyber threats to more...
Topics: north korea, russia, korea, trump, china
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California Attorney General and former U.S. Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA) spoke about some of the lawsuits his state has filed challenging the Trump administration efforts in areas including immigration and the environment. He also discussed a Supreme Court case that's considering the constitutionality of a California law that requires pregnancy counseling clinics to inform patients about state abortion services. Xavier Becerra spent 24 years in Congress including ten as the chair of the...
Topics: california, texas, washington, brown, washington d.c., c-span, raleigh, new york, xavier becerra
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Two House Energy & Commerce subcommittees held a joint hearing to examine the corporate average fuel economy program and greenhouse gas emissions standards for vehicles. Representatives from the groups Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, Global Automakers, Union of Concerned Scientists and National Automobile Dealers Association testified on how these standards are impacting the industry. One of the challenges mentioned in testimony was that these standards are created and governed by two...
Topics: california, nhtsa, dr. cooke, epa, obama administration, houston, cooke, washington, new york, mr....
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The House Financial Services Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee held a hearing on the effectiveness of U.S. sanctions against countries like Iran and North Korea. Testifying were two officials, one from the State Department and another from the Treasury Department, who talked about their efforts to combat sanctions evasion, and responded to questions from lawmakers on what legislative changes could be made to boost the effectiveness of sanctions. Sponsor: House Financial Services...
Topics: north korea, iran, venezuela, russia, iran, nato, china, mahan, ukraine, smith, california, new...
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Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz, the assistant health and human services secretary for mental health and substance abuse, testified before the Senate Health Committee on mental health care treatment and prevention. Dr. McCance-Katz talked about efforts to implement the 21st Century Cures Act. This law was enacted by Congress in December 2016 and aims at bringing drugs and medical innovations more quickly to the market. Other topics addressed included funding for the opioid epidemic and suicide...
Topics: dr. mccance-katz, murphy, cassidy, samhsa, alexander, samhsa, cms, minnesota, tennessee,...
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The Wilson Woodrow International Center for Scholars hosted a panel discussion about the range of potential Brexit implications and outcomes for the United Kingdom, the European Union, and the United States. Panelists discussed the results of a study conducted by the RAND corporation on the economic, political and security implications of Brexit. The U.K. will exit the European Union March 2019. Sponsor: Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars
Topics: eu, uk, ireland, britain, europe, the uk, michelle, london, canada, the eu, edf, charlie, brussels,...
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Roxane Gay discusses her life, her body, and its impact on her life in her memoir, "Hunger." Ms. Gay is in conversation with Aminatou Sow, digital strategist and Co-founder of Tech LadyMafia. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers | Union Square
Topics: roxann, china, ann arbor
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Roxane Gay discusses her life, her body, and its impact on her life in her memoir, "Hunger." Ms. Gay is in conversation with Aminatou Sow, digital strategist and Co-founder of Tech LadyMafia. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers | Union Square
Topics: ann arbor, china
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Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice looked at democracy around the world at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: afghanistan, russia, iraq, birmingham, gorbachev, poland, latin america, north korea, washington,...
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The International Energy Agency's Gas, Coal and Power Markets Division Head Peter Fraser spoke at the Center for Strategic and International Studies about his organization's 2017 study and forecast of coal use around the globe. He discussed specific countries' past, present and projected coal use through 2022, and said he anticipates a relatively slow but steady decline in the world's reliance on coal as an energy source as the growth of renewable energy use increases. Sponsor: Center for...
Topics: china, india, indonesia, europe, australia, south asia, africa, iea, queensland, pakistan, germany,...
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The Council on Competitiveness hosted its annual National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, DC, with a series of speakers discussing ways to boost American business productivity and innovation. This portion of the event addressed such topics as aerospace advancements, energy sector innovation, robotics, digital currency and medical breakthroughs. Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Topics: lonnie, nick, lonnie, china, dr. jackson, mit, india, orion, russia, rahan, ahold, myostatin, lee...
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The Council on Competitiveness hosted its annual National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, DC, with a series of speakers discussing ways to boost American business productivity and innovation. This portion of the event included remarks by National Science Foundation Director France Cordova, National Institute of Standards & Technology Director Walter Copan, Deloitte Chair Mike Fucci and university chancellors. Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Topics: st. louis, university, washington, academia, riverside, china, the nation, asia, wisconsin, uc,...
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The Council on Competitiveness hosted its annual National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, DC, with a series of speakers discussing ways to boost American business productivity and innovation. This portion of the event included remarks by Council on Competitiveness CEO Deborah Wince-Smith, Arizona State University President Michael Crow, Gallup CEO James Clifton and executives from PepsiCo and John Deere. Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Topics: china, jim, russia, sam, england, debra, asu, tunisia, deborah, europe, mike, ukraine, pepsi,...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin answered several rounds of questions on domestic and international affairs during his annual year-end news conference in Moscow. The news conference lasted close to four hours. This 90-minute portion included his responses to questions on North Korea and Syria, relations with President Trump, the allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. elections, and his decision to run for president again. Sponsor: Ruptly
Topics: russia, ukraine, north korea, china, poland, syria, afghanistan, donald trump, u.n., europe,...
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A House Financial Services subcommittee examined foreign investment in the U.S. and the inter-agency committee (CFIUS) that oversees the transactions. Members heard from former officials from the Defense, Treasury and Commerce Departments on modernizing and improving the effectiveness of the panel. They also discussed how the U.S. can balance the economic benefits of foreign investment with national security concerns arising from transactions from China and other countries. The hearing of the...
Topics: china, mister, pentagon, north carolina, nato, ms. mclernon, mr. kimmitt, mister estevez, arkansas,...
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CUNY Future Initiatives Director Cathy Davidson examined a new way of educating college students to be better prepared for the gig economy. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: california, cathy davidson, kathy
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Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, Eva Moskowitz discussed her work in education. She spoke with Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: new york, new york city, eva moscowitz, brooklyn, china, harlem
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CUNY Future Initiatives Director Cathy Davidson examined a new way of educating college students to be better prepared for the gig economy. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: california, kathy, new york
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Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, Eva Moskowitz discussed her work in education. She spoke with Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: new york, new york city, eva moskowitz, harlem, china
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CUNY Future Initiatives Director Cathy Davidson examined a new way of educating college students to be better prepared for the gig economy. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: california, kathy, new york, obama, barack obama, cathy davidson
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Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, Eva Moskowitz discussed her work in education. She spoke with Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: new york, new york city, china, eva moscowitz, harlem, brooklyn
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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted a day-long discussion on security threats in the region of North Africa, known as Maghreb. This portion of the event included a panel discussion with current and former intelligence officials who outlined U.S. counterterrorism strategies in the region. Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies
Topics: north africa, morocco, tunisia, europe, christine, china, general nagata, niger, africa, john,...
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The House Veterans' Affairs Economic Opportunity Subcommittee held a hearing looking at the implementation of a 2017 law that reauthorized and expanded education assistance programs for U.S. military veterans. Witnesses from various Veterans Affairs Department offices responsible for the administration of education benefits for former soldiers, sailors, Marines, and airmen talked about their efforts to implement the 2017 law, and specifically about a lengthy fix to an information technology...
Topics: worley, mr. hubbard, va, ms. moakler, the va, mr. correa, g.i. bill, barack obama, california,...
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Andy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump's first nominee for Labor Secretary, discussed his book, "Job Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn't Understand It." Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topics: san francisco, seattle, andy puzder, california, washington, baskin robbins, woodrow wilson, new...
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Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Susan Rice, President Obama's national security adviser, were among the speakers at a discussion on the future of U.S. global leadership hosted by the Aspen Institute in Washington, DC. Participants discussed the ways in which the U.S.'s diplomatic strategy has shifted since President Trump took office and how that has affected the country's place of leadership in the world. Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Topics: china, russia, north korea, steve, ukraine, tpp, india, europe, syria, aspen, washington, nato,...
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The U.S. Department of Education hosted a "Rethink School Summit" focusing on innovation in K-12 education. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos delivered remarks and participated in discussions with educators from across the country who shared ways their schools and communities were using new strategies and tools in elementary and secondary education. In this portion, participants discussed how to attain each child's unique potential and how to shift the teaching paradigm to...
Topics: lindsay, mooresville, north carolina, lindsay, california, mr. gonzales, mr. hammons, lindsey,...
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David Horowitz examined the left's impact on America's universities and colleges. Sponsor: Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel
Topics: palestine, david horowitz, eisenhower, houston, israel, berkeley, barry goldwater, germany, thomas...
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Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic discussed their writing lives. Sponsor: C-SPAN,Miami Book Fair
Topics: washington, california, chicago, charlie, huckleberry, campbell
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During the 3-hour program, Cornel West & Robert George talked about their books and took questions from Book TV viewers. Cornel West is the author of "Race Matters," "Democracy Matters," "Living and Loving Out Loud: A Memoir," and other books. Robert George's books include "Making Men Moral," "The Clash of Orthodoxies," and "Conscience and Its Enemies." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: princeton, donald trump, robert george, martin luther king, north korea, jerusalem, barack obama,...
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World War II veteran Jerry Yellin recalled his bombing missions over Japan from April to August of 1945. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: japan, yellin, jerry yellin, italy, air force, india, germany, danny mathis, phoenix, china
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Books & Books owner and Miami Book Fair co-founder, Mitchell Kaplan, discussed the books he's currently reading and took viewer calls about what's on their reading lists at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,Miami Book Fair
Topics: mitch kaplan, miami, south florida, california, colorado, tallahassee, new york, roger, navarro,...
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MSNBC's Chris Matthews recounted the life of Bobby Kennedy. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: bobby, hastert, bobby kennedy, johnson, joe mccarthy, nixon, mccarthy, boxing, wisconsin, joe...
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Gordon Smith, National Association of Broadcasters President and CEO, looks at the future of television - discussing the impact of the recent spectrum auction, media ownership rules, repacking, and the impact of streaming. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: fcc, apple, smith, california, paul kirby, new york, trump
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Daniel Golden reported on how national security agencies established espionage rings at American universities. He spoke at the 2017 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. Sponsor: Wisconsin Book Festival
Topics: fbi, china, cia, sweden, montez, wisconsin, cuba, usaid, washington, princeton, johns hopkins,...
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Journalist Jessica Bruder reported on migrant workers in the United States at the 2017 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. Sponsor: Wisconsin Book Festival
Topics: san bernardino, jessica, wisconsin, texas, california, los angeles
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World War II veteran Jerry Yellin recalled his bombing missions over Japan from April to August of 1945. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: japan, yellin, wales, jerry yellin, sally bedell smith, india, phoenix, annapolis, diana, winston,...
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During the 3-hour program, Michael Lewis talked about his books and took questions from Book TV viewers. Mr. Lewis is the author of many books, including "Moneyball," "The Blind Side," and "The Big Short," which have all been made into movies. His most recent book is "The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: michael lewis, billy beane, patrick willis, california, new orleans, michael berry, john...
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Noam Cohen, former New York Times Tech Columnist, detailed the growth of Silicon Valley and the impact it had on politics and public policy. Sponsor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Communications Forum
Topics: google, zuckerberg, facebook, europe, facebook, justin, germany, california, sarah
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Former White House photographer Amanda Lucidon reflected on her time covering Michelle Obama from 2013-2017. Sponsor: Princeton (NJ) Public Library
Topics: mrs. obama, obama, obama, cia, princeton, liberia, fbi, china, mrs. obama, pakistan, pennsylvania,...
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Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Susan Rice, President Obama's national security adviser, were among the speakers at a discussion on the future of U.S. global leadership hosted by the Aspen Institute in Washington, DC. Participants discussed the ways in which the U.S.'s diplomatic strategy has shifted since President Trump took office and how that has affected the country's place of leadership in the world. Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Topics: china, russia, north korea, aspen, syria, washington, ukraine, nato, tpp, europe, steve, alaska,...
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Gary Cohn, the president's chief economic advisor, told Axios that tax reform would push the stock market even higher than recent runs. Mr. Cohn also discussed the vote for the tax reform in the Senate and called a revote in the House a "tiny,tiny" hoop. He also discussed briefly the legislative agenda for 2018, saying infrastructure and welfare changes are the president's priority. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: china, gary cohn, washington
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Virginia Sen. Mark Warner (D) said he believes there will be a tax reform "fix it" bill in 2018. His comments came during an interview with Axios' Mike Allen. Other topics discussed included the Russia investigation, the upcoming mid-term elections and next year's agenda. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: russia, fbi, mueller, china, alabama, gary cohn, virginia, mark warner, bob mueller, jared kushner,...
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The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing on the federal permitting process for energy and natural resource infrastructure projects. Witnesses included officials from the Interior Department and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) as well as local energy project leaders. They provided recommendations for improving and streamlining the federal permitting process. Also, Democratic members raised concerns about the potential environmental impacts of natural gas...
Topics: washington, murkowski, cantwell, mr. russell, eis, mister russell, obama administration, ferc, mr....
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The Senate Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure convened a hearing to examine the nation's freight movement and its impact on the economy. Transportation experts stressed the importance of their industry. They also spoke about the potential negative effect if the U.S. makes tweaks to or exits the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) chairs the subcommittee while Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) serves as the ranking member. Sponsor:...
Topics: baltimore, maryland, mr. parker, cardin, illinois, wyoming, alabama, arkansas, kansas, new york,...
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Virginia Sen. Mark Warner (D) said he believes there will be a tax reform "fix it" bill in 2018. His comments came during an interview with Axios' Mike Allen. Other topics discussed included the Russia investigation, the upcoming mid-term elections and next year's agenda. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: russia, fbi, china
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Virginia Sen. Mark Warner (D) said he believes there will be a tax reform "fix it" bill in 2018. His comments came during an interview with Axios' Mike Allen. Other topics discussed included the Russia investigation, the upcoming mid-term elections and next year's agenda. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: russia, fbi, china
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[LIVE] The Senate will be in morning business with Senators allowed to speak for up to :10 minutes. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: venezuela, cuba, virginia, russia, daca, florida, washington, minnesota, elias, mr. batori, mexico,...
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[LIVE] The Senate will be in morning business with Senators allowed to speak for up to :10 minutes. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: maryland, colorado, mcconnell, trump, massachusetts, washington, mr. brown, madam, obama, russia,...
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[LIVE] The Senate will be in morning business with Senators allowed to speak for up to :10 minutes. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: berea, washington, luther, russia, china, alabama, unquote, syria, trump, isakson, mr. casey, iran,...
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[LIVE] Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senate Intelligence Vice Chair Mark Warner (D-VA) sit down for separate interviews with Axios' Co-Founder Mike Allen. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: mcconnell, warner, fbi, mike, china, alabama, north dakota, russia, bob mueller, louisville, donald...
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The Senate Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure convened a hearing to examine the nation's freight movement and its impact on the economy. Transportation experts stressed the importance of their industry. They also spoke about the potential negative effect if the U.S. makes tweaks to or exits the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) chairs the subcommittee while Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) serves as the ranking member. Sponsor:...
Topics: baltimore, wyoming, mexico, maryland, illinois, china, alabama, nafta, kansas, canada, shelby,...
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[LIVE] Following leader remarks, the Senate will be in a period of morning business when Senators can speak up to 10 minutes each. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: venezuela, colorado, jim mccool, mr. mueller, mueller, comcast, united nations, maduro, russia,...
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The International Energy Agency's Gas, Coal and Power Markets Division Head Peter Fraser spoke at the Center for Strategic and International Studies about his organization's 2017 study and forecast of coal use around the globe. He discussed specific countries' past, present and projected coal use through 2022, and said he anticipates a relatively slow but steady decline in the world's reliance on coal as an energy source as the growth of renewable energy use increases. Sponsor: Center for...
Topics: china, india, indonesia, ccus, australia, queensland, pakistan, europe, ukraine, bangladesh, u.k.,...
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[LIVE] Gary Cohn, the president's director of the National Economic Council. sits down with Axios media company to discuss next year's agenda. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: china, gary cohn, dan primack, at&t, europe, australia, goldman sachs, mar-a-lago, trump
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A number of Senators spoke on the floor about their reasons to support or oppose the tax reform bill. This next portion starts with the Finance Committee Chair, Utah Republican Orrin Hatch, who's remarks were interrupted by protestors in the gallery Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: alaska, washington, montana, d.c., alabama, georgia, wyden, mississippi, orrin hatch, louisiana,...
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Bloomberg Tax Reporter Laura Davison and Reuters' Amanda Becker discussed the Republican tax reform bill that Congress is set to pass this week. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: california, colorado, washington, rubio, nancy pelosi, amanda becker
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The Senate will debate the nominations of Owen West to be Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations & Low-Intensity Conflict and J. Paul Compton, Jr to be General Counsel of the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Department.
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The U.S. vetoed a resolution before the U.N. Security Council, authored by Egypt, that would have condemned President Trump's announcement of the U.S.'s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the pending relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to that city. The U.S.'s veto, made possible by its role as one of the council's permanent members, overrode the 14-1 vote in favor of the resolution, which also called on continued work toward a two-state solution between...
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The House Rules Committee approved rules for debate for the tax reform bill. The 9-4 vote was along party lines. House members will take up the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act December 19th. Sponsor: House Rules Committee
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The U.S. vetoed a resolution before the U.N. Security Council, authored by Egypt, that would have condemned President Trump's announcement of the U.S.'s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and the pending relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to that city. The U.S.'s veto, made possible by its role as one of the council's permanent members, overrode the 14-1 vote in favor of the resolution, which also called on continued work toward a two-state solution between...
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[LIVE] House Rules Committee meets to consider legislation to fund the federal government past a late December deadline. Sponsor: House Rules Committee
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[LIVE] The Senate will debate the nominations of Owen West to be Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations & Low-Intensity Conflict and J. Paul Compton, Jr to be General Counsel of the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Department. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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[LIVE] Sponsor: United Nations | Security Council
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Washington Examiner's Sarah Westwood and Bloomberg's Anna Edgerton discuss the week ahead in Washington, and Woodson Center Founder Robert Woodson and Hoover Institution's Shelby Steele discuss affirmative action and public education.
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The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a discussion about U.S. investments in the economies of developing countries. Speakers included the Egyptian-American Enterprise Fund Chair James Harmon and Tunisian American Enterprise Fund Chair Bowman Cutter. They discussed the challenges and successes of their organizations in supporting economic development and generating financial returns. In the early 1990s, Congress authorized nearly $1.2 billion for the U.S. Agency for...
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Robert Weil, editor-in-chief and publishing director of Liveright, received the 4th annual editorial excellence award presented by the Biographers International Organization. Following the awards ceremony, a panel of award winning biographers, including David Levering Lewis, Linda Gordon and Ruth Franklin, discussed their experiences working with Mr. Weil. Sponsor: City University of New York Graduate Center
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Washington examiner editor Keith Koffler reports on life and career of Steve Bannon and his role in the Trump presidency. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
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