C-SPAN Schedule

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7:00 am ET Approx. 51 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on North Korea’s suspected involvement in the ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on North Korea’s suspected involvement in the hack on Sony Pictures.

Devlin Barrett joined by phone to discuss the Obama administration’s response to the cyberattack.
6:41 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 50 min. Ebola Vaccine Research Dr. Anthony Fauci and others talked about efforts to develop a vaccine against the Ebola ... Dr. Anthony Fauci and others talked about efforts to develop a vaccine against the Ebola virus. 5:42 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Countering Violent Extremism and Ideology Jordanian Prince Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein gave a keynote address by video conference about ... Jordanian Prince Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein gave a keynote address by video conference about international efforts to curb the flow of foreign fighters into terrorist organizations such as ISIL* Then a panel of other international leaders talked about the problem of how the U.S. and its allies could combat extremist ideologies, which extend beyond the so-called Islamic State. Topics included the U.S. role in addressing these issues, including what counter-radicalization actions were being taken in American Muslim communities. 

“The Battle of Ideas 2.0: Combating ISIS Ideology at Home and Abroad” was a program of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an extremist Sunni militant group that began calling itself the Islamic State.
7:01 am ET Approx. 4 min. LIVE Sony Pictures Cyberattack Wall Street Journal Reporter Devlin Barrett joined by phone to discuss the Obama ... Wall Street Journal Reporter Devlin Barrett joined by phone to discuss the Obama administration’s response to the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which was linked to North Korea. 8:35 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Countering Violent Extremism and Ideology Jordanian Prince Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein gave a keynote address by video conference about ... Jordanian Prince Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein gave a keynote address by video conference about international efforts to curb the flow of foreign fighters into terrorist organizations such as ISIL* Then a panel of other international leaders talked about the problem of how the U.S. and its allies could combat extremist ideologies, which extend beyond the so-called Islamic State. Topics included the U.S. role in addressing these issues, including what counter-radicalization actions were being taken in American Muslim communities. 

“The Battle of Ideas 2.0: Combating ISIS Ideology at Home and Abroad” was a program of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an extremist Sunni militant group that began calling itself the Islamic State.
7:10 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Competitiveness of Coal Panelist used slides as they discussed the future viability and economic competitiveness of coal ... Panelist used slides as they discussed the future viability and economic competitiveness of coal as an energy resource both in the U.S. and abroad.

“The Competitiveness of Coal” was the first panel of the conference “Revisiting the Role of Coal: Competitiveness, Climate and Security” held at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
7:51 am ET Approx. 45 min. LIVE Sony Pictures Cyberattack ; Gordon Chang talked about the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which has been linked to North Korea, ... Gordon Chang talked about the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which has been linked to North Korea, as well as what’s ahead for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. Topic included the history of the Kim family, and North Korean and U.S. cyber capabilities. 10:04 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 6 min. LIVE Military Health Care System Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care ... Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care system. Following his remarks, panelists discussed the same issue. 8:39 am ET Approx. 56 min. Coal and U.S. Energy Policy ; ; Energy Department Deputy Assistant Secretary for Clean Coal Julio Friedmann talked about carbon ... Energy Department Deputy Assistant Secretary for Clean Coal Julio Friedmann talked about carbon capture and storage technologies for reducing carbon emissions. He illustrated his talk with slides. John Hamre provided opening remarks.

“The Role of Coal in an All of the Above Energy Strategy” was the opening keynote speech of the conference “Revisiting the Role of Coal: Competitiveness, Climate and Security” held at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
8:39 am ET Approx. 43 min. LIVE Drone Regulation and Safety ; Michael Toscano talked about a House hearing on drone safety and possible legislation aimed at ... Michael Toscano talked about a House hearing on drone safety and possible legislation aimed at regulating drone use. Other topics included new drone technology and applications, and the potential for drone safety legislation in the 114th Congress. 12:11 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 9:35 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. LIVE Special Envoys and Diplomacy Panelists talked about the use of special envoys in international areas of conflict. Panelists talked about the use of special envoys in international areas of conflict.
9:23 am ET Approx. 3 min. Mayors of Lafayette and West Lafayette, Indiana ; Mayor Tony Roswarski of Lafayette, Indiana, and Mayor John Dennis of West Lafayette, Indiana, ... Mayor Tony Roswarski of Lafayette, Indiana, and Mayor John Dennis of West Lafayette, Indiana, talked about their cities as scenes of the towns were shown. Mayor Dennis was interviewed in his office on November 18, 2014, and Mayor Roswarski was interviewed in his office on November 19, 2014.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Lafayette and West Lafayette, Indiana, from November 16-20 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2.
12:13 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 11:00 am ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee.
9:27 am ET Approx. 33 min. LIVE Census Report on Child Well-Being ; ; Lynda Laughlin and Kristin Moore talked about a Census Bureau report on child well-being that ... Lynda Laughlin and Kristin Moore talked about a Census Bureau report on child well-being that examines childcare, family structure, childhood poverty, and school performance.

This program was part of C-SPAN’s regular Friday “America by the Numbers” series.
12:14 pm ET Approx. 21 min. National Menorah Lighting Ceremony Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ... Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ceremony. The ceremony was held on the White House Ellipse. 11:04 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 20 min. Conservation Act of 1975 Witnesses testified at a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the relevance of the ... Witnesses testified at a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the relevance of the Conservation Act of 1975.
10:01 am ET Approx. 4 min. Sony Pictures Cyberattack Wall Street Journal Reporter Devlin Barrett joined by phone to discuss the Obama ... Wall Street Journal Reporter Devlin Barrett joined by phone to discuss the Obama administration’s response to the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which was linked to North Korea. 12:38 pm ET Approx. 2 min. Politics and Humor with Seth Rogen ; Seth Rogen and Lizz Winstead spoke with Harvard Lampoon President Alexis Wilkinson about ... Seth Rogen and Lizz Winstead spoke with Harvard Lampoon President Alexis Wilkinson about politics and humor. Topics included Mr. Rogen’s advocacy on Alzheimer’s research, Ms. Winstead’s work on “The Daily Show,” politics, gender dynamics, and moral boundaries within comedy. They also discussed the controversy with North Korea over Mr. Rogen’s new film “The Interview.”

This program contains language some viewers may find offensive.
1:25 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee.
10:06 am ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 12:42 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. U.S. Strategy Against ISIS ; General John Allen talked about the U.S.-led coalition to defeat ISIS* militants in Iraq and ... General John Allen talked about the U.S.-led coalition to defeat ISIS* militants in Iraq and Syria. He outlined efforts to defund the group, identify and target foreign fighters, and diminish its image and change perceptions of the terrorist group in the Islamic world. He mentioned “constructive” talks with Turkey over the issue of a “no fly zone,” which the U.S. and Turkey were at odds over, and Iran’s complex role in the conflict. 

* 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.
3:16 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 48 min. Executive Action on Immigration Witnesses testify at a House Judiciary Committee hearing on whether President Obama had the legal ... Witnesses testify at a House Judiciary Committee hearing on whether President Obama had the legal authority to issue executive action changing the country’s immigration laws.
10:09 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. European Parliament Debate on CIA Interrogation Report Members of the European Parliament debated the role European Union countries may have played in ... Members of the European Parliament debated the role European Union countries may have played in facilitating the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) use of interrogation techniques following the September 11, 2001, terror attacks. 1:49 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 5:08 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Future of High Tech Crimes Panelists talked about changing trends in cybercrime and its evolution as technology ... Panelists talked about changing trends in cybercrime and its evolution as technology advances.

“High Tech Crimes of Tomorrow” was a panel at the day-long symposium, “Cybercrime 2020: The Future of Online Crime and Investigations,” held by the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and the Georgetown Law Center at the Law Center’s Gewirz Student Center.
11:21 am ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 1:50 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 6:30 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee.
11:23 am ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 1:53 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 29 min. Deep Space Exploration Witnesses testified on the nation’s deep space exploration programs and ... Witnesses testified on the nation’s deep space exploration programs and capabilities. William Gerstenmaier provided an update on the Space Launch System (SLS) and Orion programs. Cristina Chaplain outlined NASA short- and long- term financial resource challenges for deep space exploration programs, telling committee members of a $400-900 million funding shortfall for the SLS program. 6:34 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. United Kingdom Response to Ebola The British House of Commons Select Committee held a hearing on the United Kingdom’s ... The British House of Commons Select Committee held a hearing on the United Kingdom’s response to and spending on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
11:25 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 3 min. Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Kailash Satyarthi from India and Malala Yousafzai from ... The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Kailash Satyarthi from India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan for their “struggles in fighting against the suppression of for the right of all children to education.” At age 17, Malala Yousafzai was the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. The ceremony honoring both laureates was held in the Oslo City Hall in Norway. This event, courtesy of Nobel Media, included musical performances and speeches by the both the laureates and the chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee. 3:23 pm ET Approx. 2 min. Politics and Humor with Seth Rogen ; Seth Rogen and Lizz Winstead spoke with Harvard Lampoon President Alexis Wilkinson about ... Seth Rogen and Lizz Winstead spoke with Harvard Lampoon President Alexis Wilkinson about politics and humor. Topics included Mr. Rogen’s advocacy on Alzheimer’s research, Ms. Winstead’s work on “The Daily Show,” politics, gender dynamics, and moral boundaries within comedy. They also discussed the controversy with North Korea over Mr. Rogen’s new film “The Interview.”

This program contains language some viewers may find offensive.
8:02 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Special Envoys and Diplomacy Panelists talked about the use of special envoys in international areas of conflict. Panelists talked about the use of special envoys in international areas of conflict.
1:53 pm ET Approx. 50 min. LIVE President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 3:27 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Elonis v. United States Oral Argument The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Elonis v. United States. The case involves ... The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Elonis v. United States. The case involves free speech and criminal threats in the age of the Internet and social media. At issue in the conviction of Anthony Elonis, a Pennsylvania man who was sentenced to 44 months in prison for making threats against his wife and a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agent on his Facebook page, was proof of the defendant’s subjective intent to threaten.

This program contains the audio recording released by the court. Still images of participants were shown on the screen as they spoke. Justice Thomas did not speak.
9:26 pm ET Approx. 58 min. Political Unrest in Ukraine Victoria Nuland talked about the future of Ukraine and what the U.S. could do to help defend the ... Victoria Nuland talked about the future of Ukraine and what the U.S. could do to help defend the nation’s sovereignty. November 21, 2014 marked the one-year anniversary of protests that led former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to flee the country.
2:43 pm ET Approx. 16 min. LIVE Open Phones on President Obama's Year-End News Conference Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama’s year-end news conference. Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama’s year-end news conference. 4:31 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 10:26 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 11 min. Role of Religion in Combating Terrorism Panelists talked about the role of religion in combating extremism. Panelists talked about the role of religion in combating extremism.
3:00 pm ET Approx. 50 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 4:32 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 12:39 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Turkish Policy Toward Syria Panelists talked about Turkey’s policies toward Syria following increased violence by ... Panelists talked about Turkey’s policies toward Syria following increased violence by Islamic State militants in the region.
3:51 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 4:35 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 53 min. Retirement Savings Policy Witnesses, including tax and retirement policy experts, talked about the gap between how much ... Witnesses, including tax and retirement policy experts, talked about the gap between how much Americans were saving for retirement and savings needed after retirement. Suggested incentives for more Americans to save for retirement included Senator Hatch’s plan, called Start K, which would allow more businesses to offer retirement savings plans and making the tax code less complicated. 

The Senate Finance Committee was titled “Retirement Savings 2.0: Updating Savings Policy for the Modern Economy.”
2:02 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Special Envoys and Diplomacy Panelists talked about the use of special envoys in international areas of conflict. Panelists talked about the use of special envoys in international areas of conflict.
3:52 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 6:29 pm ET Approx. 2 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 3:26 am ET Approx. 58 min. Political Unrest in Ukraine Victoria Nuland talked about the future of Ukraine and what the U.S. could do to help defend the ... Victoria Nuland talked about the future of Ukraine and what the U.S. could do to help defend the nation’s sovereignty. November 21, 2014 marked the one-year anniversary of protests that led former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to flee the country.
3:57 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Russian President Year-End News Conference President Putin responded to questions from reporters on the conflict between Russia and Ukraine ... President Putin responded to questions from reporters on the conflict between Russia and Ukraine and on the state of the Russian economy as both the value of the ruble and the price of oil were in decline. 6:33 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. U.S. Nuclear Arms Control Policy ; Rose Gottemoeller talked about the Obama administration’s policy on nuclear arms control and ... Rose Gottemoeller talked about the Obama administration’s policy on nuclear arms control and prospects for further progress. 4:26 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 11 min. Role of Religion in Combating Terrorism Panelists talked about the role of religion in combating extremism. Panelists talked about the role of religion in combating extremism.
5:32 pm ET Approx. 3 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 8:00 pm ET Approx. 28 min. Pentagon Briefing 6:39 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Turkish Policy Toward Syria Panelists talked about Turkey’s policies toward Syria following increased violence by ... Panelists talked about Turkey’s policies toward Syria following increased violence by Islamic State militants in the region.
5:38 pm ET Approx. 21 min. National Menorah Lighting Ceremony Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ... Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ceremony. The ceremony was held on the White House Ellipse. 8:29 pm ET Approx. 3 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline.
6:00 pm ET Approx. 2 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 8:34 pm ET Approx. 46 min. Role of the Air National Guard Lieutenant General Stanley Clarke spoke about the Air National Guard’s role both at home and ... Lieutenant General Stanley Clarke spoke about the Air National Guard’s role both at home and overseas.
6:03 pm ET Approx. 44 min. Sony Pictures Cyberattack ; Gordon Chang talked about the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which has been linked to North Korea, ... Gordon Chang talked about the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, which has been linked to North Korea, as well as what’s ahead for North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. Topic included the history of the Kim family, and North Korean and U.S. cyber capabilities. 9:23 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 6 min. Military Health Care System Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care ... Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care system. Following his remarks, panelists discussed the same issue.
6:49 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 11:31 pm ET Approx. 41 min. Drone Regulation and Safety ; Michael Toscano talked about a House hearing on drone safety and possible legislation aimed at ... Michael Toscano talked about a House hearing on drone safety and possible legislation aimed at regulating drone use. Other topics included new drone technology and applications, and the potential for drone safety legislation in the 114th Congress.
6:51 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 12:14 am ET Approx. 21 min. National Menorah Lighting Ceremony Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ... Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ceremony. The ceremony was held on the White House Ellipse.
6:55 pm ET Approx. 50 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 12:39 am ET Approx. 28 min. Pentagon Briefing
8:00 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 1:07 am ET Approx. 3 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline.
8:32 pm ET Approx. 34 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 1:13 am ET Approx. 46 min. Role of the Air National Guard Lieutenant General Stanley Clarke spoke about the Air National Guard’s role both at home and ... Lieutenant General Stanley Clarke spoke about the Air National Guard’s role both at home and overseas.
9:09 pm ET Approx. 50 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline. 2:01 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 6 min. Military Health Care System Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care ... Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care system. Following his remarks, panelists discussed the same issue.
10:02 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Congressional Authority and the Constitution Panelists talked about the role of Congress, its relationship to the Executive Branch, and what ... Panelists talked about the role of Congress, its relationship to the Executive Branch, and what lawmakers could do to shift the balance of power. 4:10 am ET Approx. 51 min. National Menorah Lighting Ceremony Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ... Vice President Joe Biden attended the 35th anniversary of the National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ceremony. The ceremony was held on the White House Ellipse.
11:39 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee. 5:04 am ET Approx. 44 min. Jeh Johnson on Immigration Policy Secretary Jeh Johnson spoke about President Obama’s executive action on federal immigration ... Secretary Jeh Johnson spoke about President Obama’s executive action on federal immigration policy. He was the keynote speaker at the Professional Services Council Annual Membership and Semi-Annual Board of Directors meeting.
12:10 am ET Approx. 34 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee. 5:51 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 6 min. Military Health Care System Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care ... Dr. Jonathan Woodson spoke about efforts to reform the U.S. military health care system. Following his remarks, panelists discussed the same issue.
12:48 am ET Approx. 50 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline.
1:41 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Congressional Authority and the Constitution Panelists talked about the role of Congress, its relationship to the Executive Branch, and what ... Panelists talked about the role of Congress, its relationship to the Executive Branch, and what lawmakers could do to shift the balance of power.
3:18 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Internet and Smart Technology The Center for Strategic and International Studies held a discussion on the intersection of smart ... The Center for Strategic and International Studies held a discussion on the intersection of smart technology and the Internet known as the *"Internet of Things." Speakers from Amazon, Toyota, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology outlined the future of this technology as well as its opportunities and security risks. 

* The “Internet of Things” technology uses objects embedded with sensors that can communicate over wireless and wired networks with other objects leading to devices such as self-driving cars, or grocery store displays specifically tailored to consumers' preferences and buying habits as they shop.
4:57 am ET Approx. 30 min. Congressional Career of Representative Dave Camp ; Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Dave Camp (R-MI), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 12 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Ways and Means Committee.
5:28 am ET Approx. 34 min. Congressional Career of Representative Buck McKeon ; Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on ... Representative Buck McKeon (R-CA), who was retiring at the end of the 113th Congress, reflected on his 11 terms in the House of Representatives and his leadership of the House Armed Services Committee.
6:06 am ET Approx. 50 min. President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation ... President Obama held a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. Regarding the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the president said Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of the film “The Interview,” and that a dictator should not impose censorship on the U.S. He also vowed that the U.S. would respond proportionally to North Korea. He also discussed policy changes regarding Cuba, and the Keystone XL pipeline.