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The Supreme Court issued a plurality opinion in Gundy v. United States upholding a provision of the Sex Offender Registration & Notification Act (SORNA) that gives the attorney general the authority to apply the law retroactively to pre-act offenders. This case was heard by an 8-justice bench. Justice Brett Kavanaugh had not yet joined the court when oral argument was heard. Justice Elena Kagan explained the decision as four of the justices joined the majority and the fifth justice came to...
Topics: reynolds, sec, petitioner, reynolds, gorsuch, ag, kagan, sorna, scalia, new york, petitioner
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A House Ways and Means subcommittee examined limits put on deductions of state and local taxes under the 2017 GOP tax bill. Sponsor: House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
Topics: new york, wisconsin, california, thompson, house, virginia, nebraska, ohio, south carolina, smith,...
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New York Daily News reporter Michael McAuliffe discussed the fiscal state of the fund that compensates victims of the 9/11 attacks. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: washington, michael mcauliffe, mitch mcconnell, new york, jon stewart, epa, mcconnell, brooklyn,...
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New York Daily News reporter Michael McAuliffe discussed the fiscal state of the fund that compensates victims of the 9/11 attacks. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: mitch mcconnell, new york, epa, fbi, christie todd whitman, nextel, michigan, washington, michael,...
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New York Daily News reporter Michael McAuliffe discussed the fiscal state of the fund that compensates victims of the 9/11 attacks. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: mitch mcconnell, new york, michael, washington, tennessee, jon stewart, sidney hoyer, lindsey...
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Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar spoke about the importance of having a good public health infrastructure in the U.S. and abroad at the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition's annual state leaders summit. Following remarks, he sat down for a Q&A session on a wide-range of topics including public health, national security, and pandemic prevention. When asked what keeps him up at night, the secretary responded that the flu and its potential deadly impact if it were to reach pandemic...
Topics: drc, uganda, hhs, cdc, congo, ebola, new york
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Tuskegee Airman Harry Stewart recalls his life and experiences in combat during World War II. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: richard nixon, detroit, dayton ohio, atlanta, washington, pennsylvania, new york, kentucky, detroit...
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David McCraw recounted his work as deputy general counsel for the New York Times. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: new york, david, harvey weinstein, washington, trump, syria, iowa, illinois, alabama, matt
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Technology reporter Anna Wiener recounted her experiences working for tech start-ups in San Francisco. Sponsor: BookExpo America
Topics: san francisco, silicon valley, new york, new york city, anna wiener
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Andres Oppenheimer talked about the future of automation and the jobs that will eventually be taken over by robots. Sponsor: Books and Books
Topics: google, miami, china, etc., alexa, amazon, argentina, watson, new york, japan, washington, israel,...
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Bestselling authors Ta-Nehisi Coates, Malcolm Gladwell, Rachel Maddow, Karin Slaughter, and Marjorie Liu discussed their forthcoming books at BookExpo, the publishing industry's annual trade show Sponsor: BookExpo America
Topics: karen, sandra bland, malcolm gladwell, new york, russia, washington, rachel maddow, minnesota,...
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Technology reporter Anna Wiener recounted her experiences working for tech start-ups in San Francisco. Sponsor: BookExpo America
Topics: san francisco, anna wiener, silicon valley, new york, google, new york city, amazon
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TV and radio host Mark Levin argued that the press has lowered its standards in providing objective and trustworthy journalism. Sponsor: Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library
Topics: california, reagan, china, ronald reagan, joe biden, mexico, new york, obama, texas, julie,...
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C-SPAN Cities Tour visited Detroit to learn about its history from local authors.
Topics: detroit, michigan, henry ford, mary wilson, coleman, detroit, new york, lyndon johnson, toyota,...
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Journalist Bhaskar Sunkara examined what a socialist system would look like in America. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
Topics: bernie, bernie sanders, new york, sanders, europe, sweden, tsa, goldwater, nafta, los angeles,...
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Casey Cep recalled author Harper Lee's attempt to write a true crime book. She was joined in conversation by author and journalist Patrick Radden Keefe Sponsor: Books Are Magic
Topics: alabama, harper, harper lee, casey, new york, kansas, arlington, new yorker, patrick, lake martin,...
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Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) convened a hearing on how the U.S. can better aid international narcotics control efforts. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, as well as a panel of experts, discussed the growing narcotics epidemic across the globe and how best to work together on a comprehensive strategy to combat the flow of illicit drugs into the United States. Sponsor: Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control
Topics: mexico, venezuela, colombia, china, feinstein, columbia, afghanistan, columbia, south america,...
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The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing on how television and delivery of video content has evolved over time and if the laws and regulations governing those marketplaces need to be reviewed. Discussion largely focused on whether or not to renew the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act Reauthorization (STELAR), which governed the retransmission of broadcast television content by satellite providers and was set to expire at the end of 2019. Sponsor:...
Topics: netflix, at&t, smith, powell, cantwell, montana, fcc, sec, nielsen, google, amazon, cbs,...
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Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs R. Clarke Cooper testified before the House Foreign Affairs committee on the Trump administration's decision to invoke an emergency arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Several Democrats on the committee, including the Chair, Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY) accused the Trump administration of creating a "phony" deal that would circumvent Congressional authority. Mr. Cooper defended the administration's position, repeating several times...
Topics: yemen, iran, saudi arabia, cooper, saudi arabia, khashoggi, russia, china, riyadh, pompeo, tehran,...
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A House Judiciary subcommittee held a hearing on reauthorizing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. Among the witnesses were several first responders and survivors suffering from 9/11-related illnesses. Also providing testimony was comedian Jon Stewart, a longtime advocate for 9/11 responders and survivors. The Victim Compensation Fund was reauthorized in 2015 but is set to expire in December 2020 without congressional action. Sponsor: House Judiciary Committee
Topics: new york, johnson, manhattan, pentagon, new york city, collins, king, pennsylvania, moline, mr....
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A House Education and Labor subcommittee held a hearing on responses for elementary and secondary schools to natural disasters. In this portion, Frank Brogan, the assistant Education secretary for elementary and secondary schools, testified on federal efforts to help school systems affected by natural disasters -- particularly those on island territories like the Northern Mariana Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico -- most quickly and effectively reopen. The subcommittee then took...
Topics: fema, florida, california, virgin islands, pennsylvania, texas, washington, florida, devos,...
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Americans for Tax Reform's Grover Norquist discussed Trump Administration tariff policy and Campaign 2020. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: mexico, china, kevin hassett, reagan, biden, grover norquist, nafta, trump, white house, new york,...
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The House Homeland Security Committee held a hearing to examine TSA screening policies and allegations of racial profiling. Among the witnesses were Government Accountability Office (GAO) Homeland Security Acting Director William Russell along with leaders from the Sikh Coalition and the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund. Mr. Russell said that between October 2015 and February 2018, TSA received about 3,700 passenger screening-related complaints alleging civil rights and civil liberties...
Topics: tsa, gao, nelson, mr. russell, naacp, nevada, atlanta, texas, new york
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A House Education and Labor subcommittee held a hearing on responses for elementary and secondary schools to natural disasters. In this portion, Frank Brogan, the assistant Education secretary for elementary and secondary schools, testified on federal efforts to help school systems affected by natural disasters -- particularly those on island territories like the Northern Mariana Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico -- most quickly and effectively reopen. The subcommittee then took...
Topics: california, florida, fema, virgin islands, new york, virgin island, harrington, florida
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The House Homeland Security Committee held a hearing to examine TSA screening policies and allegations of racial profiling. Among the witnesses were Government Accountability Office (GAO) Homeland Security Acting Director William Russell along with leaders from the Sikh Coalition and the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund. Mr. Russell said that between October 2015 and February 2018, TSA received about 3,700 passenger screening-related complaints alleging civil rights and civil liberties...
Topics: tsa, gao, nelson, mr. russell, naacp, new york, nevada, atlanta, texas
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Senator Susan Collins led a series of floor speeches marking the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, which gave women the right to vote. The amendment was passed by the Senate on June 4, 1919, sending it to the states for ratification. Several Senators spoke about the amendment's significance and impact on history while wearing yellow flowers, which became a symbolic color of the suffrage movement. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: ms. collins, maine, tennessee, new hampshire, washington, collins, feinstein, illinois, susan b....
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Warren Farrell, co-author of "The Boy Crisis," discussed the challenges and struggles facing boys in the U.S. today. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: obama, california, white house, warren farrell, isis, new york city, maryland, chattanooga,...
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New America held a discussion in Washington, DC, on the development of Wi-Fi 6 and 5G networks. The conversations focused on the development and regulation of these next-generation technologies that promise greater connectivity and faster internet speeds, and how they impact the economy, education, health care and the internet of things. FCC Commissioners Michael O'Rielly (R) and Jessica Rosenworcel (D) participated in one of the panel discussions. Sponsor: New America
Topics: amazon, washington, sec, huawei, nexgen, fcc, china, new america, michael, c-span, obama, new york
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New York University hosted a discussion on health care journalism and how to cover medical mistakes and costs. Speakers included Laura Beil, the creator of the podcast "Dr. Death," and cancer surgeon Martin Makery, author of "Unaccountable" and the forthcoming book, "The Price We Pay: What Broke American Health Care and How to Fix It." Sponsor: New York University
Topics: dallas, google, new york, mexico, healthcare, american healthcare, texas, laura beil, nyu
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Tony Horwitz recounted the travels of Frederick Law Olmstead during the lead-up to the Civil War. Olmstead, prior to his career as a famed parks architect, was a reporter for the New York Times. Writing under the nom de plume "Yeoman," he was assigned by the newspaper to write about life in the South at the time. Mr. Horowitz died on May 27, 2019, at age 60. Sponsor: Carter (Jimmy) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: texas, virginia, kentucky, georgia, louisiana, jimmy carter, frederick, nashville, yale, the...
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National Review senior editor Michael Brendan Dougherty offered his thoughts on nationalism and identity as the son of an absentee Irish father and Irish-American single mother. Sponsor: American Enterprise Institute
Topics: ireland, michael, pierce, dublin, new york, patrick pierce, ira, aei, washington, india, chris,...
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Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan testified before the House Homeland Security Committee regarding the president's 2020 budget request for the agency. He was questioned about border wall construction, cybersecurity, aviation security and migrant family separation policy. Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL) voiced her concerns about recent migrant children deaths and told Mr. McAleenan that family separation policy was "intentional" and "cruel and inhumane.' After a...
Topics: new york, mexico, texas, donald trump, china, fbi, trump, dhs, russia, nielsen, arizona, sisa, mr....
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[LIVE] The Senate will vote on a bill to reduce illegal and unwanted robocalls by increasing the FCC's enforcement authority to impose penalties. Additionally, members may possibly work on a Disaster Aid package. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: mr. mcconnell, undersigned, virginia, maryland, new york, louisiana, texas, richard a. hertling,...
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[LIVE] House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) holds a news conference. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: new york, mexico, canada, ronald reagan, united states congress, mca
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Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan testified before the House Homeland Security Committee regarding the president's 2020 budget request for the agency. He was questioned about border wall construction, cybersecurity, aviation security and migrant family separation policy. Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL) voiced her concerns about recent migrant children deaths and told Mr. McAleenan that family separation policy was "intentional" and "cruel and inhumane.' After a...
Topics: mexico, dhs, new york, texas, fema, tsa, china, trump, donald trump, white house, nielsen, cvp,...
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Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on housing issues and his department's policies. Sponsor: House Financial Services Committee
Topics: carson, new york
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A memorial service was held at the Washington National Cathedral for Ellen Tauscher, the former Democratic California lawmaker and Obama State Department official. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) were among those who paid tribute to the late congresswoman and diplomat. Sponsor: National Cathedral,
Topics: ellen, catherine, sally, ellen tauscher, california, kathy, jack, russia, washington, feinstein,...
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Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the floor about National Police Week before turning to comment on judicial and executive nominations. He also spoke about Alabama's new abortion bill, and the current situation with Iran and reports that the Trump administration is considering sending troops to the region. Finally he talked about public housing issues Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: brown, iran, new york, alabama
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House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) discussed the news of the day and other legislative issues at Axios in Washington, DC. They were joined by former Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards, who discussed the efforts of her new women's political action group, Supermajority. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: washington, new york, nancy pelosi, schiff, cecile richards, dodgers, white house, pelosi, barack...
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Author Roxane Gay took viewer phone calls about her book, "Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture," at the 2019 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,[Los Angeles Times] Festival of Books
Topics: perdue, brown, new york
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Robert Caro discussed his book "Working" with comedian and late night talk show host Conan O'Brien. Sponsor: Writers Bloc
Topics: johnson, lyndon johnson, lyndon, texas, alice, robert moses, new york, robert caro, roosevelt,...
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Jessie Morgan-Owens recounted the life of Mary Mildred Williams, a 7-year old who became the face of the abolitionist movement in the mid-19th century. The author reported that due to generations of sexual assault, Mary "passed" as white, which was capitalized on by Massachusetts Senator Charles Sumner to garner the sympathy of white audiences and promote his anti-slavery efforts. Sponsor: Enoch Pratt Free Library
Topics: mary, frederick douglass, boston, jesse, oskar, henry williams, massachusetts, statehouse, henry,...
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Author Judy Goldman shared her experiences with the healthcare system, patient advocacy, and the roles of caretakers after a medical mishap left her husband dependent on round-the-clock care. Sponsor: Scuppernong Books
Topics: henry, judy, washington, new york, charlotte, california, texas
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Matt Farwell told the story of former U.S. Army soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years after leaving his post in Afghanistan in 2009. Sponsor: Magic City Books
Topics: afghanistan, bowe bergdahl, bergdahl, pentagon, bowe, idaho, vietnam, matt farwell, mississippi,...
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Marie Brenner chronicled the last days of war correspondent Marie Colvin, who died in 2012 while covering the Syrian Civil War. Sponsor: San Antonio Book Festival
Topics: marie, san antonio, marie colvin, richard jewell, new york, donald trump, gadhafi, atlanta, mexico,...
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New York Magazine's Emily Bazelon reported on the power of prosecutors in the American criminal justice system. Sponsor: Greenlight Bookstore
Topics: brooklyn, new york, emily, new york city, memphis, washington, josie, britain
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[LIVE] The Senate holds votes on a number of judicial and executive nominations. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: eeoc, iraq, iran, isis, washington, pennsylvania, donald trump, new hampshire, trump, new york,...
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[LIVE] The Senate holds votes on a number of judicial and executive nominations. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, washington, mexico, wyoming, sanders, honduras, minnesota, eeoc, janet dhillon, texas, mr....
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[LIVE] The Senate holds votes on a number of judicial and executive nominations. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: mcconnell, trump, robert, mr. schumer, new york, ohio, mr. mcconnell, russia, hawaii, mueller,...
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Executives of America's Communications Association - representing small- and medium-size telecom companies - talk about issues facing their businesses. Some of the issues are whether cable companies will continue to provide video or move to provide only broadband, how to extend broadband deeper into rural areas, 5G, and reauthorization of the law governing the fees and rules for broadcast TV to be sent to rural areas. America's Communications Association was known as the American Cable...
Topics: washington, cbn, sec, fcc, illinois, david heimbach, iraq, new york, verizon, microsoft, sprint
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Executives of America's Communications Association - representing small- and medium-size telecom companies - talk about issues facing their businesses. Some of the issues are whether cable companies will continue to provide video or move to provide only broadband, how to extend broadband deeper into rural areas, 5G, and reauthorization of the law governing the fees and rules for broadcast TV to be sent to rural areas. America's Communications Association was known as the American Cable...
Topics: washington, david heimbach, fcc, new york, sprint, america 's communication association, los...
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Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani discussed her career, activism, and the feminist movement. Sponsor: Yale Club of New York
Topics: new york, google
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Author and University of Pennsylvania professor Kathleen Hall Jamieson talked about her books and took viewer questions. Prof. Jamieson is the author of over a dozen books, including "Packaging the Presidency," "The Press Effect," and, most recently, "Cyberwar: How Russian Hackers and Trolls Helped Elect a President." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: obama, pennsylvania, hillary clinton, donald trump, minnesota, limbaugh, washington, kathleen...
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Nick Adams argued that young people can achieve the American Dream without going to college. Sponsor: Foundation for Liberty and American Greatness
Topics: ruth, nick adams, australia, new york, macon, washington, nick
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Author and University of Pennsylvania professor Kathleen Hall Jamieson talked about her books and took viewer questions. Prof. Jamieson is the author of over a dozen books, including "Packaging the Presidency," "The Press Effect," and, most recently, "Cyberwar: How Russian Hackers and Trolls Helped Elect a President." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: obama, hillary clinton, kathleen hall jamieson, donald trump, pennsylvania, limbaugh, minnesota,...
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Preet Bharara provided an inside look at how the judicial process works drawing from his personal experiences and case histories as a former federal prosecutor for the Southern District of New York. He was interviewed by Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: toyota, new york, fbi, steven spielberg, connecticut, clarence darrow, dea, richard blumenthal,...
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Actress and director Justine Bateman took viewer phone calls about her book, "Fame: The Hijacking of Reality," at the 2019 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,[Los Angeles Times] Festival of Books
Topics: justine bateman, carolyn, dave, etc., connecticut, richard blumenthal, ucla, new york, oklahoma,...
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Authors Beth Macy, "Dopesick," Eliza Griswold, "Amity and Prosperity," and Mona Hanna-Attisha, "What the Eyes Don't See," discussed their books at the 2019 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Sponsor: [Los Angeles Times] Festival of Books
Topics: flint, new york, jason, roanoke, new york city
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A discussion on C-SPAN's "The Presidents" book with contributors Kenneth Ackerman and David O. Stewart. Sponsor: Newseum
Topics: washington, andrew johnson, johnson, james garfield, garfield, lyndon johnson, abraham lincoln,...
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Valerie Jarrett recounted her career and journey to serve as former senior adviser to President Barack Obama. She was joined in conversation by Stacey Abrams, former Democratic candidate for governor of Georgia. Sponsor: Leadership Greater Chicago
Topics: chicago, valerie, obama, washington, white house, stacey, atlanta, lucille, barack obama, iran,...
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Tyler Cowen argued that large corporations play an important role in our society and are often unfairly criticized. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: amazon, google, china, virginia, washington, tyler, walmart, george mason, comcast, india, alibaba,...
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Sportswriter Rick Reilly offered his take on President Trump's ethics on and off the golf course. Sponsor: Solid State Books
Topics: scotland, donald trump, trump, l.a., maloney, cuba, joey, italy, washington, white house, ireland,...
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Matt Farwell told the story of former U.S. Army soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years after leaving his post in Afghanistan in 2009. Sponsor: Magic City Books
Topics: afghanistan, bergdahl, bowe bergdahl, vietnam, new york, washington, pentagon, soviets, captivity,...
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Actor and Times Up co-founder Amber Tamblyn offered her thoughts on political activism. Sponsor: Powell's Books
Topics: powell, jared kushner, lydia, georgia, william, william garro, donald trump, jared, new york,...
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Yoram Hazony discussed his book "The Virtue of Nationalism," recipient of the Conservative Book of the Year Award. Sponsor: Intercollegiate Studies Institute
Topics: israel, isi, henry, europe, washington, iraq, germany, fdr, bible, powell, new york, south...
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Journalist Anna Merlan looked at how conspiracy theories take root in society. Sponsor: San Antonio Book Festival
Topics: russia, new york, ferguson, tom delong, george soros, donald trump, bigelow, fbi, andrew wakefield,...
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A discussion on C-SPAN's "The Presidents" book with contributors Kenneth Ackerman and David O. Stewart. Sponsor: Newseum
Topics: washington, andrew johnson, james garfield, brian, warren harding, susan, lyndon johnson,...
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Johns Hopkins University held a day-long climate change symposium in Washington, DC. In this portion, a Washington Post editor moderated a panel discussion on ways to champion climate change action and the best practices to use for the future. In addition to wind and solar, hydrogen was heavily discussed. Sponsor: Johns Hopkins University | Advanced Academic Programs
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Johns Hopkins University held a day-long climate change symposium in Washington, DC. In this portion, a Washington Post editor moderated a panel discussion on ways to champion climate change action and the best practices to use for the future. In addition to wind and solar, hydrogen was heavily discussed. Sponsor: Johns Hopkins University | Advanced Academic Programs
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The House Rules Committee held a two-part hearing on the Medicare for All Act of 2019, with this being the second portion of the hearing. The committee heard from physicians, industry leaders and economists who discussed the potential impacts of the proposal on health care costs and access. Among the witnesses were Ady Barkan who advocated for the passage of the Medicare for All plan. Mr. Barkan was diagnosed in 2016 with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. Sponsor: House Rules Committee
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The House Rules Committee held a hearing on the Medicare for All Act of 2019. The legislative proposal was introduced by Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) and Debbie Dingell (D-MI) and currently has more than 100 co-sponsors. The committee heard from physicians, industry leaders and economists who discussed the potential impacts of the proposal on health care costs and access. Among the witnesses were Ady Barkan who advocated for the passage of the Medicare for All plan. Mr. Barkan was diagnosed in...
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The House Veterans' Affairs Committee held a hearing to examine ways to combat suicide among military veterans. Witnesses included officials from the National Institutes of Health, Veterans Affairs Department and the Suicide Prevention Branch of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Sponsor: House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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Senate Majority Leader McConnell came to the Senate floor to talk about the shooting at a Synogogue in California, Judicial Nomination process, and the death of Former Senator Richard Lugar. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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The Supreme Court heard oral argument for Department of Commerce v. New York on Tuesday, a case concerning the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The justices will be deciding a number of legal issues with this case but the two biggest legal questions are as follows. One, did the Commerce Secretary's decision to add the question violate the Administrative Procedure Act (APA). And two, did his decision violate the Enumeration Clause of the...
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Mark Rose talked about the politics that have shaped the U.S. banking industry since the 1970s. Sponsor: American Enterprise Institute
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