C-SPAN Schedule

< Tuesday, June 30 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 46 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “What is your view of the ... Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “What is your view of the death penalty?” The question was drawn from the Supreme Court ruling allowing the execution drug used in several failed executions in recent years.

Matthew Arco spoke by phone about Governor Chris Christie’s (R-NJ) 2016 presidential campaign announcement.
6:57 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. U.S.-Brazil Relations Roberta Jacobson and others talked about U.S.-Brazil relations, including ways to advance ... Roberta Jacobson and others talked about U.S.-Brazil relations, including ways to advance cooperation in investment, trade, education, and technology. Topics included trade, broadband access, and climate change. 6:31 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Space Technology and Security Witnesses testified at a hearing on America’s reliance on Russian rocket engines for space ... Witnesses testified at a hearing on America’s reliance on Russian rocket engines for space launches, and developing technologies that could contribute to an American-made rocket propulsion system.
7:48 am ET Approx. 42 min. LIVE Supreme Court Ruling in Michigan v. EPA ; Bob Deans talked about the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in Michigan v. EPA. The Court ... Bob Deans talked about the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in Michigan v. EPA. The Court overturned the Obama administration’s power plant emissions requirements, stating the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) did not properly consider the cost of the regulation. 8:26 am ET Approx. 30 min. Wall Street Journal CFO Conference, Shaun Donovan ; Shaun Donovan talked about the likelihood of reaching a deal over the debt ceiling and avoiding a ... Shaun Donovan talked about the likelihood of reaching a deal over the debt ceiling and avoiding a government shutdown.

He spoke at a day-long Wall Street Journal CFO Network forum. The all-day event featured remarks from economists, policy makers, and regulators who discussed a range of topics including tax policy, trade, health care, financial regulations, and the congressional agenda.
7:55 am ET Approx. 59 min. National Security ; Former Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) spoke about national security and challenges and ... Former Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) spoke about national security and challenges and opportunities facing the U.S. Topics included climate change, cybersecurity, trade, the Middle East and the threat of *ISIS. Regarding Iraq, he said the U.S. was “still paying the price for a war on false pretenses” and that the U.S. should ensure partners in the Middle East have what is necessary to defeat ISIS. Following his remarks, he took a few questions from audience members on a variety of topics.
8:33 am ET Approx. 41 min. LIVE Ilya Somin on Eminent Domain ; Ilya Somin talked about his book, The Grasping Hand: Kelo v. City of New London and the Limits ... Ilya Somin talked about his book, The Grasping Hand: Kelo v. City of New London and the Limits of Eminent Domain, about the Supreme Court ruling 10 years ago that allowed the government to seize private property to make way for economic development projects. 9:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 59 min. LIVE Government Debt in Greece and Puerto Rico Panelists talked about the debt crises in Greece and Puerto Rico and the effects the could have on ... Panelists talked about the debt crises in Greece and Puerto Rico and the effects the could have on the Eurozone and the U.S. economies. 8:56 am ET Approx. 40 min. Politics and Eggs Breakfast with Governor Bobby Jindal Governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) spoke about his accomplishments and his plans for the presidency at a ... Governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) spoke about his accomplishments and his plans for the presidency at a “Politics and Eggs” breakfast at St. Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire. He responded to took questions from members of the audience on topics including Social Security, health care, and the national debt.


The “Politics & Eggs” breakfast series dates back to 1996, and is co-hosted by the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anslem College and the New England Council.
9:16 am ET Approx. 42 min. LIVE Civil War History and the Confederate Flag ; Author Gary Gallagher talked about the causes of the Civil War and how memory of that conflict is ... Author Gary Gallagher talked about the causes of the Civil War and how memory of that conflict is shaping the debate over displays of the Confederate battle flag. 11:03 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. U.S. Strategy and Policy ; House Armed Services Committee Chair Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and Barry Pavel with the Atlantic ... House Armed Services Committee Chair Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and Barry Pavel with the Atlantic Council participated in a discussion on national security challenges facing the U.S., including tensions with Russia over the conflict in Ukraine. 9:37 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Supreme Court Oral Argument on Right to Same-Sex Marriage The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Obergefell v. Hodges consolidated with three ... The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Obergefell v. Hodges consolidated with three other same-sex marriage cases. The first question heard was whether the 14th Amendment requires a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex. The cases raising that question were DeBoer v. Snyder from Michigan and Bourke v. Bashear from Kentucky.

There was a brief interruption while a protestor was removed.

This program contained the audio recording released by the court immediately after the arguments were presented. Still images of participants were shown on the screen as they spoke. Justice Thomas did not speak.
10:02 am ET Approx. 59 min. National Security ; Former Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) spoke about national security and challenges and ... Former Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) spoke about national security and challenges and opportunities facing the U.S. Topics included climate change, cybersecurity, trade, the Middle East and the threat of *ISIS. Regarding Iraq, he said the U.S. was “still paying the price for a war on false pretenses” and that the U.S. should ensure partners in the Middle East have what is necessary to defeat ISIS. Following his remarks, he took a few questions from audience members on a variety of topics. 12:05 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 55 min. LIVE U.S.-Brazil Relations President Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff held a joint news conference following a ... President Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff held a joint news conference following a meeting at the White House. 11:07 am ET Approx. 50 min. Supreme Court Oral Argument on State Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Obergefell v. Hodges consolidated with three ... The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Obergefell v. Hodges consolidated with three other same-sex marriage cases. The second question heard was whether the 14th Amendment requires a state to recognize a same-sex marriage performed in another state. The cases raising that question were Obergefell v. Hodges from Ohio and Tanco v. Haslam from Tennessee. 

This program contained the audio recording released by the court immediately after the arguments were presented. Still images of participants were shown on the screen as they spoke. Justice Thomas did not speak.
11:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Governor Chris Christie Presidential Campaign Announcement Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) was expected to announce his intention to seek the 2016 Republican ... Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) was expected to announce his intention to seek the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. 1:02 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 43 min. Prime Minister David Cameron on European Union Summit Prime Minister David Cameron updated members of Parliament on the previous weekend European Union ... Prime Minister David Cameron updated members of Parliament on the previous weekend European Union Council meeting in Brussels. Topics included the recent terrorist attack in Tunisis that killed 18 British nationals, and the threat posed by *ISIS.

* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
12:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Ruling ; Legal experts analyzed the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges that ... Legal experts analyzed the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges that the Fourteenth Amendment requires states to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples and recognize marriages from other states. 
11:02 am ET Approx. 5 min. Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “What is your view of the ... Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “What is your view of the death penalty?” The question was drawn from the Supreme Court ruling allowing the execution drug used in several failed executions in recent years.

Matthew Arco spoke by phone about Governor Chris Christie’s (R-NJ) 2016 presidential campaign announcement.
3:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 15 min. LIVE State of K-12 Education Panelists talk about the Friedman Foundation’s “Schooling of America Survey” on ... Panelists talk about the Friedman Foundation’s “Schooling of America Survey” on the state of K-12 education. 1:04 pm ET Approx. 31 min. Wall Street Journal CFO Conference, Financial Regulations Keith Higgins spoke with Dennis Berman about financial regulatory issues such as proxy access, ... Keith Higgins spoke with Dennis Berman about financial regulatory issues such as proxy access, non-gap financial disclosures, and international financial reporting standards.

They spoke at a day-long Wall Street Journal CFO Network forum. The all-day event featured remarks from economists, policy makers, and regulators who discussed a range of topics including tax policy, trade, health care, financial regulations, and the congressional agenda.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Governor Chris Christie Presidential Campaign Announcement Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) was expected to announce his intention to seek the 2016 Republican ... Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) was expected to announce his intention to seek the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. 8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Innovation and Data Trip Adler, Dominique Raccah, Scott Galloway, Bethlam Forsa, and Gareth Cuddy talked about the use ... Trip Adler, Dominique Raccah, Scott Galloway, Bethlam Forsa, and Gareth Cuddy talked about the use of data in the publishing industry. The panel was moderated by Joanna Stone Herman.

They spoke at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held May 27-29, 2015, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
1:36 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Wall Street Journal CFO Conference, Shaun Donovan ; Shaun Donovan talked about the likelihood of reaching a deal over the debt ceiling and avoiding a ... Shaun Donovan talked about the likelihood of reaching a deal over the debt ceiling and avoiding a government shutdown.

He spoke at a day-long Wall Street Journal CFO Network forum. The all-day event featured remarks from economists, policy makers, and regulators who discussed a range of topics including tax policy, trade, health care, financial regulations, and the congressional agenda.
9:05 pm ET Approx. 48 min. Interview with Adam Bellow ; Adam Bellow, editorial director of Broadside Books, talked about the publishing house. Adam Bellow, editorial director of Broadside Books, talked about the publishing house. 2:08 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Renewable Fuel Standards ; ; Janet McCabe testified at a hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ... Janet McCabe testified at a hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) management of the renewable fuel standard program.
9:54 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Diversity in Publishing Authors Matt de la Pena, Tim Federle, and Lamar Giles talked about diversity in ... Authors Matt de la Pena, Tim Federle, and Lamar Giles talked about diversity in publishing. The panel was moderated by Ellen Oh, author and president of We Need Diverse Books.

They spoke at the 2015 BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
3:36 pm ET Approx. 18 min. Renewable Fuel Standards ; ; Janet McCabe testified at a hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ... Janet McCabe testified at a hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) management of the renewable fuel standard program.
10:55 pm ET Approx. 9 min. Interview with Sarah Weinman Sarah Weinman, news editor for Publishers Marketplace, previewed several non-fiction books being ... Sarah Weinman, news editor for Publishers Marketplace, previewed several non-fiction books being released in fall 2015. She spoke with Book TV at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. 3:59 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Postal Service Board Confirmation Hearing The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee held a hearing on the nominations ... The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee held a hearing on the nominations of David Shapira to serve on the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors. Mr. Shapira was introduced by Pennsylvania Senators Bob Casey (D) and Pat Toomey (R).
11:04 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Tour of the New York Times Book Review Book TV’s tour of the New York Times Book Review included an interview with the ... Book TV’s tour of the New York Times Book Review included an interview with the section’s editor, Pamela Paul, and a look at the department’s weekly “headlines” meeting, where the upcoming edition of the Book Review is discussed. 5:03 pm ET Approx. 24 min. Intelligence Oversight, Part 5 Former Church Committee staff members Peter Fenn, Judge Paul Michel, and Patrick Shea talked about ... Former Church Committee staff members Peter Fenn, Judge Paul Michel, and Patrick Shea talked about current and future oversight of intelligence agencies.

“Key Takeaways and Next Steps” were the closing remarks of “Strengthening Intelligence Oversight Lessons from the Church Committee,” a day-long symposium featuring former Church Committee members and staff, held by the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law at the Constance Milstein and Family Global Academic Center of the New York University in Washington, D.C.
12:06 am ET Approx. 8 min. Interview with Matt Shatz ; Matt Shatz, head of partnerships and revenue strategy at the book subscription service, Oyster, ... Matt Shatz, head of partnerships and revenue strategy at the book subscription service, Oyster, talked about his company’s offerings and operations. He was interviewed at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. 5:31 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Minority Students and Higher Education, Part 3 Scholars talked about how college access and completion could improve the socio-economic mobility ... Scholars talked about how college access and completion could improve the socio-economic mobility of minorities and they analyzed the academic and socio-economic barriers for minority students. Topics included closing the educational achievement gap, accountability with education funding, and improving performance and graduation rates for Latinos and African Americans. 

“Scholars I” was the third panel of the second day of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights briefing on the “Effect of College Access, Persistence and Completion Rates on the Socio-Economic Mobility of Minorities.”
12:15 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Innovation and Data Trip Adler, Dominique Raccah, Scott Galloway, Bethlam Forsa, and Gareth Cuddy talked about the use ... Trip Adler, Dominique Raccah, Scott Galloway, Bethlam Forsa, and Gareth Cuddy talked about the use of data in the publishing industry. The panel was moderated by Joanna Stone Herman.

They spoke at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held May 27-29, 2015, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. William F. Buckley and American Conservatism ; ; Speakers presented two contrasting views of William F. Buckley and American conservatives' views ... Speakers presented two contrasting views of William F. Buckley and American conservatives' views on race during the mid-20th century. They focused on the changing attitude towards race adopted by conservatives before and after the Civil Rights movement.
1:20 am ET Approx. 8 min. Interview with Matt Shatz ; Matt Shatz, head of partnerships and revenue strategy at the book subscription service, Oyster, ... Matt Shatz, head of partnerships and revenue strategy at the book subscription service, Oyster, talked about his company’s offerings and operations. He was interviewed at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. 9:25 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. James Baldwin and American Political Thought ; ; Lawrie Balfour and Susan McWilliams spoke about the 1965 debate between James Baldwin and William ... Lawrie Balfour and Susan McWilliams spoke about the 1965 debate between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley and its significance to American political thought. Professor Balfour talked about the structural, historical, and political differences between Baldwin and Buckley, and Professor McWilliams talked about paternal authority as a common theme in both Baldwin’s and Buckley’s arguments.
1:29 am ET Approx. 48 min. Interview with Adam Bellow ; Adam Bellow, editorial director of Broadside Books, talked about the publishing house. Adam Bellow, editorial director of Broadside Books, talked about the publishing house. 10:45 pm ET Approx. 57 min. James Baldwin and Black Lives Professor Eddie Glaude talked about James Baldwin, the underlying meanings of race in America, and ... Professor Eddie Glaude talked about James Baldwin, the underlying meanings of race in America, and the emergence of the phrase “black lives matter” on social media. He discussed the tradition of Black Democratic Perfectionism, the idea of democratic individuality in the service of justice. He argued that the phrase “black lives matter,” which emerged on social media after the death of Trayvon Martin in 2012, is rooted in Black Democratic Perfectionism and is a tool that reflects African American social, economic, and political struggles, and rejects the idea of white supremacy.
2:17 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Diversity in Publishing Authors Matt de la Pena, Tim Federle, and Lamar Giles talked about diversity in ... Authors Matt de la Pena, Tim Federle, and Lamar Giles talked about diversity in publishing. The panel was moderated by Ellen Oh, author and president of We Need Diverse Books.

They spoke at the 2015 BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
11:45 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. William F. Buckley and American Conservatism ; ; Speakers presented two contrasting views of William F. Buckley and American conservatives' views ... Speakers presented two contrasting views of William F. Buckley and American conservatives' views on race during the mid-20th century. They focused on the changing attitude towards race adopted by conservatives before and after the Civil Rights movement.
3:18 am ET Approx. 9 min. Interview with Sarah Weinman Sarah Weinman, news editor for Publishers Marketplace, previewed several non-fiction books being ... Sarah Weinman, news editor for Publishers Marketplace, previewed several non-fiction books being released in fall 2015. She spoke with Book TV at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. 1:10 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. James Baldwin and American Political Thought ; ; Lawrie Balfour and Susan McWilliams spoke about the 1965 debate between James Baldwin and William ... Lawrie Balfour and Susan McWilliams spoke about the 1965 debate between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley and its significance to American political thought. Professor Balfour talked about the structural, historical, and political differences between Baldwin and Buckley, and Professor McWilliams talked about paternal authority as a common theme in both Baldwin’s and Buckley’s arguments.
3:28 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Tour of the New York Times Book Review Book TV’s tour of the New York Times Book Review included an interview with the ... Book TV’s tour of the New York Times Book Review included an interview with the section’s editor, Pamela Paul, and a look at the department’s weekly “headlines” meeting, where the upcoming edition of the Book Review is discussed. 2:30 am ET Approx. 57 min. James Baldwin and Black Lives Professor Eddie Glaude talked about James Baldwin, the underlying meanings of race in America, and ... Professor Eddie Glaude talked about James Baldwin, the underlying meanings of race in America, and the emergence of the phrase “black lives matter” on social media. He discussed the tradition of Black Democratic Perfectionism, the idea of democratic individuality in the service of justice. He argued that the phrase “black lives matter,” which emerged on social media after the death of Trayvon Martin in 2012, is rooted in Black Democratic Perfectionism and is a tool that reflects African American social, economic, and political struggles, and rejects the idea of white supremacy.