C-SPAN Schedule

< Thursday, January 29 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 3 hr. LIVE Washington Journal Program 1/29/2015 Live daily at 7 a.m. ET, “Washington Journal” is a forum for leading journalists and ... Live daily at 7 a.m. ET, “Washington Journal” is a forum for leading journalists and public policy makers to discuss key events and legislation. 4:54 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 39 min. Budget Control Act of 2011 and Sequestration The heads of the military branches testified on the impact of sequestration Defense Department ... The heads of the military branches testified on the impact of sequestration Defense Department budget cuts on national security. 5:23 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 47 min. Internet Policy Conference, Part 1 The Internet Education Foundation held their 2015 “State of the Net” Conference in ... The Internet Education Foundation held their 2015 “State of the Net” Conference in Washington, D.C. Speakers talked about issues such as net neutrality, virtual currencies, cybersecurity, and online privacy.
7:00 am ET Approx. 47 min. LIVE Open Phones Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer ... Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer comments reacting to attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch’s defense of President Obama’s immigration policy. 7:34 am ET Approx. 1 min. Attorney General Nomination Hearing, Day 1, Part 1 Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for ... Loretta Lynch testified about her nomination for U.S. attorney general and her qualifications for the position. Among the topics she addressed were immigration, National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs, tensions between local law enforcement and communities, and the type of relationship she hopes to have with Congress. Ms. Lynch was introduced by New York Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Chuck Schumer. 7:13 am ET Approx. 43 min. Farewell Ceremony for Secretary Chuck Hagel President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Martin Dempsey paid tribute ... President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Martin Dempsey paid tribute to outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. The ceremony included performances by the U.S. Marine Band.
7:50 am ET Approx. 43 min. LIVE Attorney General Nomination Hearings ; Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talked about the latest ... Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talked about the latest developments in the nomination hearings for Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general. 7:37 am ET Approx. 19 min. Oregon Gubernatorial Inauguration Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber (D) delivered an address for his second term as governor after ... Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber (D) delivered an address for his second term as governor after being inaugurated in the Senate Chamber. He had also served as governor eight years from 1995 to 2003. In his address, Governor Kitzhaber talked about his father’s generation, his life, and how Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 presidential campaign had inspired him to public service. He also talked about topics such as income inequality. He closed with a quote from Oregon poet Kim Stafford.

Courtesy of Oregon Legislative Media.
7:59 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Rodriguez v. United States Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Rodriguez v. United States. The case addressed ... The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Rodriguez v. United States. The case addressed whether a police officer’s decision to extend a completed traffic stop to use a drug-sniffing dog violates the Fourth Amendment.
8:35 am ET Approx. 26 min. LIVE Proposed Changes to Criminal Justice System ; Marc Mauer talked about the proposed changes to the nation’s criminal justice system, ... Marc Mauer talked about the proposed changes to the nation’s criminal justice system, including sentencing reform and changes to death penalty laws. He also looked at how the next attorney general could affect these policies. 7:57 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 32 min. Criminal Justice Reform Panelists talked about efforts to reform the criminal justice system. Panelists talked about efforts to reform the criminal justice system. 9:02 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Cheryl LaFleur on U.S. Electric Grid ; Chair Cheryl LaFleur talked about what the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission was doing to ... Chair Cheryl LaFleur talked about what the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission was doing to maintain the nation’s electrical grid and ensure reasonable electricity prices for U.S. consumers.
9:03 am ET Approx. 56 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer comments reacting to attorney general nominee Loretta ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments reacting to attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch’s defense of President Obama’s immigration policy. 

Seung Min Kim also joined to talk about the attorney general confirmation hearings.
9:29 am ET Approx. 9 hr. LIVE Senate Session The Senate resumed consideration of S. 1, a bill to approve construction on the Keystone XL ... The Senate resumed consideration of S. 1, a bill to approve construction on the Keystone XL Pipeline. 10:00 am ET Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Iran Sanctions The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing to mark up legislation to ... The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing to mark up legislation to approve increased sanctions against Iran over its nuclear program.
10:00 am ET Approx. 2 hr. LIVE Attorney General Nomination Hearing, Day 2 ; ; Journalist Sharyl Attkisson, attorneys, law enforcement officials, and others testified before the ... Journalist Sharyl Attkisson, attorneys, law enforcement officials, and others testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the second day nomination hearings for Loretta Lynch’s nomination o succeed Eric Holder as U.S. attorney general. 6:31 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Internet Policy Conference, Part 2
12:00 pm ET Approx. 42 min. Attorney General Nomination Hearings ; Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talked about the latest ... Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talked about the latest developments in the nomination hearings for Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Attorney General Nomination Hearing, Day 2 ; ; Journalist Sharyl Attkisson, attorneys, law enforcement officials, and others testified before the ... Journalist Sharyl Attkisson, attorneys, law enforcement officials, and others testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the second day nomination hearings for Loretta Lynch’s nomination o succeed Eric Holder as U.S. attorney general.