C-SPAN Schedule

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3:00 am AKT Approx. 7 min. LIVE President Obama's Bus Trip to New York and Pennsylvania John McArdle; Rebecca Sinderbrand Rebecca Sinderbrand previewed President Obama’s two-day bus tour of New York and ... Rebecca Sinderbrand previewed President Obama’s two-day bus tour of New York and Pennsylvania to address economic issues. She also spoke about the the latest from the White House on its plans in dealing with the violence in Egypt. 3:00 am AKT Approx. 59 min. Discussion on the Past, Present, and Future of Afghanistan Tamim Ansary; Atta Arghandiwal; Robert Rosenthal Tamim Ansary, author of Games Without Rules: The Often Interrupted History of Afghanistan, ... Tamim Ansary, author of Games Without Rules: The Often Interrupted History of Afghanistan, and Atta Arghandiwal, author of Lost Decency: The Untold Afghan Story, talked about the past, present and future of Afghanistan, the homeland that they both left as young men. This talk was hosted by the Commonwealth Club of California. 2:28 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Coming Home to Werowocomoco Representatives of Native American tribes, Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell, and other state ... Representatives of Native American tribes, Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell, and other state officials commemorated Werowocomoco, the seat of Chief Powhatan’s power. It was a thriving economic and social center for the tribes in the Virginia Peninsula region. This event was hosted by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources
3:07 am AKT Approx. 39 min. LIVE Open Phones John McArdle Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What should be President ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What should be President Obama’s top priority?” 4:01 am AKT Approx. 27 min. Communicators with National Association of Broadcasters President Smith Paul Kirby; Peter Slen; Gordon Smith Former Senator Gordon Smith (R-OR), president and chief executive officer of the National ... Former Senator Gordon Smith (R-OR), president and chief executive officer of the National Association of Broadcasters, talked about several of the major issues in television and radio. Included were the spectrum auctions slated for 2014, a recent Defense Department proposal to give one band of spectrum to wireless companies and to share another band with broadcasters, TV retransmission, media ownership, changes in leadership at the Federal Communications Commission, and the disputes between radio stations, musicians, and record companies over royalties. He responded to a video clip of Aereo founder Chet Kanojia from July 17, 2013.
Paul Kirby was the guest interviewer.
4:01 am AKT Approx. 3 hr. 3 min. Health Care Law Implementation Witnesses testified on the status of their agencies' implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Witnesses testified on the status of their agencies' implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
3:48 am AKT Approx. 45 min. LIVE U.S. Economic Challenges Robert Bixby; Nancy Calo; John McArdle Robert Bixby talked about Treasury Department statistics that showed thefederal deficit had fallen ... Robert Bixby talked about Treasury Department statistics that showed thefederal deficit had fallen 37.6 percent thus far for fiscal year 2013. He also discussed the impact of Obama administration and congressional efforts to reduce the deficit, and the challenges still ahead for the U.S. economy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
4:31 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse Town Hall Meeting Sheldon Whitehouse Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) held a community dinner at the Portuguese Social Club in ... Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) held a community dinner at the Portuguese Social Club in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, to talk with his constituents. Senator Whitehouse described the divide in Washington as a “war” in the Republican Party between moderates and the conservative tea party movement. Topics included the health care exchanges that would begin operating on October 1, 2013, climate change, and Wall Street reform. 7:06 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Media Coverage of Terrorism Issues Boston-based reporters and national counter-terrorism correspondents discussed the coverage of the ... Boston-based reporters and national counter-terrorism correspondents discussed the coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing April 2013. Topics included the sources they used and their use of social media. The panel also included an ethicist who analyzed the reporters' comments on the bombing and how journalism ethics factored in their reporting. The panelists also responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Race for News: Terrorism, Journalism and the Boston Marathon Bombing” was a panel of the 2013 confernece of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, held at the Renaissance Washington Hotel.
4:35 am AKT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Julie Appleby on the Affordable Care Act Julie Appleby; John McArdle Julie Applebaum talked about the Obama administration’s decision to delay the provision of ... Julie Applebaum talked about the Obama administration’s decision to delay the provision of the Affordable Care Act that limits out-of-pocket expenses for consumers. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the
program.

This program was part of a Washington Journal-Kaiser Health News periodic Monday series on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
5:35 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. Counterterrorism Michael Leiter; Ryan Lizza; Matthew Olsen The current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center talked about current ... The current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center talked about current terrorism threats, intelligence oversight, data collection and surveillance, and civil liberties. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“At the Center of the Action: The National Counterterrorism Center and its Role in Securing the Homeland” was a program of the third annual Aspen Security Forum, held by the Aspen Institute’s Homeland Security Program in partnership with The New York Times and CNN’s “Security Clearance” website.
8:44 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. School District Consolidation Educators and experts on rural school administration debated the pros and cons of consolidating ... Educators and experts on rural school administration debated the pros and cons of consolidating small and rural schools districts. The event began with an overview of a Center for American Progress report on the costs associated with consolidation efforts. The panel then addressed an array of topics including the influence of poverty, location, and economics on schools districts. Other topics included use of technology in rural schools, the influence of political will, and race and socio-economics with school consolidation. Speakers focused on such areas as New Jersey, North Carolina, and Tennessee schools.
5:17 am AKT Approx. 42 min. LIVE Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Disposal Site Karoun Demirjian; John McArdle Karoun Demirjian talked a U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that the Obama administration must continue ... Karoun Demirjian talked a U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that the Obama administration must continue a review of a potential nuclear waste dump under Yucca Mountain in Nevada, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the extent and cost of the study, the cost of ensuring that waste materials are secured and potential future actions on waste storage by the administration and the Energy Department.

This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your Money” series. Each Monday morning the last hour of “Washington Journal” is devoted to a federal program, focusing on its mission, participants, and cost.
6:39 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Drone Usage and Privacy Issues Legal experts talked about privacy issues related to the use of drones by law enforcement ... Legal experts talked about privacy issues related to the use of drones by law enforcement agencies. Topics included pervasive surveillance versus specific uses such as search and rescue operations, the use of drones for commercial purposes, legal protections, and the role of the Federal Aviation Administration. 
“Eye in the Sky- A Discussion on UAS Operations and Privacy Implications” was a session of the AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013, an exposition on unmanned systems and robotics held at the Washington Convention Center.
10:12 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. POW/MIA Accounting Witnesses testified on the Defense Department’s (DOD) management of missing military ... Witnesses testified on the Defense Department’s (DOD) management of missing military personnel accounting. According to the DOD, there were an estimated 83,000 “prisoners of war” or “missing in action” (POW/MIA) service members from past conflicts in Vietnam, Korea, the Cold War, Persian Gulf, and World War II. The Government Accountability Office released a report that showed DPD had given multiple department agencies overlapping authority and control of POW/MIA searches and that recovery operations lacked a cohesive mission.
6:02 am AKT Approx. 45 min. Iowa Democratic Fundraiser Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke at an Iowa Democratic fundraising dinner attended by many ... Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke at an Iowa Democratic fundraising dinner attended by many candidates for office in Iowa. Afterward she was shown mingling with the crowd.
The annual Beacon Award for a “current or former elected Democrat who has embodied the principles of the Democratic Party and has accomplished significant Democratic ideals” was presented in absentia to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
The 10th Anniversary North Iowa Wing Ding Fundraiser was held at the Historic Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa.
8:18 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Iraqi Foreign Minister on Situation in Middle East Hoshyar Zebari Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari spoke about various issues in the Middle East. Among ... Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari spoke about various issues in the Middle East. Among the topics he addressed were continuing unrest in Syria, U.S.-Iraq relations, Iran’s nuclear program, counterterrorism efforts in the region, and the political and economic future of Iraq. He also responded to questions from the audience. 11:36 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. National Security and Civil Liberties Panelists talked about how the government should balance national security concerns with the ... Panelists talked about how the government should balance national security concerns with the protection of civil liberties. Topics included the National Security Agency’s (NSA) surveillance programs, federal government terror alerts, and the closure of U.S. embassies in the Middle East and Northern Africa in response to terror threats. The program also included questions from audience members.
6:52 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Re-Inventing Communities, Business, and Education Business and communications leaders talked about the potential growth for U.S. businesses in Latin ... Business and communications leaders talked about the potential growth for U.S. businesses in Latin America with the advancement of innovation and technology and a rising middle class. 
“Unleashing Human Potential: Reinventing Communities, Business, and Education” was a session at the Biennial of the Americas international festival, which brings together leaders form business, government and the arts to discuss a range of issues important to Western Hemisphere nations.
9:24 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Senator Cardin Health Care Town Hall Meeting Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) visited the Baltimore Medical System’s Highlandtown Healthy Living ... Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) visited the Baltimore Medical System’s Highlandtown Healthy Living Center to hold a roundtable discuss with health professionals on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and its effect on community health centers. Senator Cardin talked about the benefits of Obamacare and the challenges it has faced from efforts to repeal and defund it. 
Following the official end of the roundtable, Clara DelGallo received a Point of Light award.
12:55 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters.
8:20 am AKT Approx. 4 min. Open Phones John McArdle Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What should be President ... Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “What should be President Obama’s top priority?” 10:33 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. Counterterrorism Michael Leiter; Ryan Lizza; Matthew Olsen The current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center talked about current ... The current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center talked about current terrorism threats, intelligence oversight, data collection and surveillance, and civil liberties. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“At the Center of the Action: The National Counterterrorism Center and its Role in Securing the Homeland” was a program of the third annual Aspen Security Forum, held by the Aspen Institute’s Homeland Security Program in partnership with The New York Times and CNN’s “Security Clearance” website.
12:59 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Federal Government Management Panelists discussed managing government services in times of budget cuts and in emergency ... Panelists discussed managing government services in times of budget cuts and in emergency situations. Former U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Thad Allen said that in crisis situations the federal government has no choice but to act immediately and efficiently sidestepping the policy barriers that exist day to day in non-emergency situations. Admiral Allen (Ret.) directed the federal response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita and served as the national incident commander for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. 
This program accompanied the release of the report, Building the Enterprise: Nine Strategies for a More Integrated, Effective Government by the Partnership for Public Service Public Service and Booz
Allen Hamilton.
8:24 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 11:35 am AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 2:26 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Ralph Peters on National Security and Foreign Policy Andrew Davis; Ralph Peters Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Peters talked about the changing world and the need to ... Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Peters talked about the changing world and the need to clarify the difference between “the administration” and “the government” when talking about problems. He spoke about a broad range of issues. He criticized recent administrations over the Afghanistan war, defended the government’s surveillance programs, and talked about a decline in education standards. 
This was a presentation to the Reserve Officers Association National Security Symposium at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
9:26 am AKT Approx. 49 min. LIVE White House Daily Briefing Josh Earnest Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. 11:40 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Childhood Immigration Panelists talked about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals initiative, President ... Panelists talked about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals initiative, President Obama’s program that allows for children of undocumented workers to apply for a two-year deportation deferral. They also responded to questions from the audience. 3:41 pm AKT Approx. 13 min. USS Monitor Center William Hoffman; Anna Holloway Anna Holloway, curator at the USS Monitor Center in Newport News, Virigina, toured an exhibit ... Anna Holloway, curator at the USS Monitor Center in Newport News, Virigina, toured an exhibit within the museum that tells the story of the U.S.S. Monitor. William Hoffman, conservator at the Mariner’s Museum, talked about some of the artifacts recovered from the wreck, including parts of the ship and personal effects.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on March 18-22 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
10:16 am AKT Approx. 4 min. President Obama's Bus Trip to New York and Pennsylvania John McArdle; Rebecca Sinderbrand Rebecca Sinderbrand previewed President Obama’s two-day bus tour of New York and ... Rebecca Sinderbrand previewed President Obama’s two-day bus tour of New York and Pennsylvania to address economic issues. She also spoke about the the latest from the White House on its plans in dealing with the violence in Egypt. 1:04 pm AKT Approx. 20 min. Drones and Other Robotic Technology Ralph Alderson; James Barclay; Bill Stone Bill Stone and Lieutenant General James Barclay gave the opening keynote addresses at the ... Bill Stone and Lieutenant General James Barclay gave the opening keynote addresses at the Association for Unmanned Vehicles Systems International conference on robotics and unmanned systems technology. Mr. Stone showed videos as he talked about some of his robotic inventions for underwater exploration. Lieutenant General Barkley talked about the role drones would play in the Army’s future. He stressed that manned technology would not become obsolete but said the Army would have to incorporate systems into planning. He also addressed Defense Department fiscal constraints. Code Pink demonstrators briefly disrupted General Barklay’s speech.
This was the opening session of the AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013, an exposition on unmanned systems and robotics held at the Washington Convention Center.
3:55 pm AKT Approx. 5 min. Thomas Jefferson and Louisville Thomas Owen Louisville Metro Councilman Tom Owens talked about the history of Louisville and Thomas ... Louisville Metro Councilman Tom Owens talked about the history of Louisville and Thomas Jefferson’s ties to Kentucky. Jefferson never visited Louisville, but was the governor when Louisville was part of Virginia. He was interviewed at the statue of Thomas Jefferson in front of the Jefferon County Courthouse (now known as Louisville Metro Hall) in downtown Louisville. The statue by Moses Jacob Ezekiel, given to the city in 1901.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 8-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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.
10:24 am AKT Approx. 45 min. Education Policy Educators and analysts talked about what they called a “crisis in education” taking ... Educators and analysts talked about what they called a “crisis in education” taking place in the nation’s colleges and universities, as well as kindergarten through twelfth grade curricula. They described some of their attempts to address problems in areas such as educational standards, decreasing values, campus “groupthink,” and the discrimination against faculty members due to their political and philosophical viewpoints. 
“Self-Government or Serfdom? Education in Crisis” was part of the annual Western Conservative Summit held by the Colorado Christian University Centennial Institute at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver.
1:25 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Drone Usage and Privacy Issues Legal experts talked about privacy issues related to the use of drones by law enforcement ... Legal experts talked about privacy issues related to the use of drones by law enforcement agencies. Topics included pervasive surveillance versus specific uses such as search and rescue operations, the use of drones for commercial purposes, legal protections, and the role of the Federal Aviation Administration. 
“Eye in the Sky- A Discussion on UAS Operations and Privacy Implications” was a session of the AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013, an exposition on unmanned systems and robotics held at the Washington Convention Center.
4:01 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Joseph Lowery Oral History Interview Joseph Lowery Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with ... Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with Reverend*Martin Luther King Jr.*and others, was interviewed for the Civil Rights Oral History Project of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
11:12 am AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 3:00 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. Q&A with Allan Sloan and Geoff Colvin Geoffrey Colvin; Brian Lamb; Allan Sloan Allan Sloan and Geoff Colvin talked about their Fortune Magazine cover story, “Hey ... Allan Sloan and Geoff Colvin talked about their Fortune Magazine cover story, “Hey Washington: Enough Already!” They describe the article as a common sense approach to steering the economy out of its rut. The two say they usually have different journalistic and personal styles and generally reach different conclusions, suggesting that if they can reach a consensus members of Congress can, too. Some of their proposals are restricting payments of Medicare end-of-life care, surcharging smokers and the obese for Medicare coverage, raising the Social Security retirement, age and eliminating the tax deduction for mortgage interest. Both writers acknowledge that the proposals are painful and there must be shared misery for all Americans in order to improve the long term economic outlook for the country. 5:24 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. First Person Accounts from 1963 Birmingham Campaign Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the ... Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the protest. They were joined by the president and CEO of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Lawrence Pijeaux, and Barnett Wright, author of 1963: How the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement Changed America and the World. They also responded to questions from the audience at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.
11:15 am AKT Approx. 2 hr. 44 min. Economic Goals and the Civil Rights Movement Representative Keith Ellison (D-IL) delivered the keynote speech at an event which included panels ... Representative Keith Ellison (D-IL) delivered the keynote speech at an event which included panels on race, economic inequality, and the goals of the 1963 March on Washington.
The August 28, 1963, March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom called for economic as well as civil rights for African Americans. "The Unfinished March" was a day-long forum held at the AFL-CIO headquarters by the Economic Policy Institute to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the march and the release of the first in a series of reports outlining the steps needed for the nation to fully achieve each of the goals of the march.
4:01 pm AKT Approx. 27 min. Communicators with National Association of Broadcasters President Smith Paul Kirby; Peter Slen; Gordon Smith Former Senator Gordon Smith (R-OR), president and chief executive officer of the National ... Former Senator Gordon Smith (R-OR), president and chief executive officer of the National Association of Broadcasters, talked about several of the major issues in television and radio. Included were the spectrum auctions slated for 2014, a recent Defense Department proposal to give one band of spectrum to wireless companies and to share another band with broadcasters, TV retransmission, media ownership, changes in leadership at the Federal Communications Commission, and the disputes between radio stations, musicians, and record companies over royalties. He responded to a video clip of Aereo founder Chet Kanojia from July 17, 2013.
Paul Kirby was the guest interviewer.
7:03 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Joseph Lowery Oral History Interview Joseph Lowery Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with ... Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with Reverend*Martin Luther King Jr.*and others, was interviewed for the Civil Rights Oral History Project of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
2:02 pm AKT Approx. 10 min. White House Daily Briefing Josh Earnest Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. 4:31 pm AKT Approx. 57 min. After Words with Victor Davis Hanson Victor Hanson; Kimberly Kagan Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars ... Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars that Were Lost - From Ancient Greece to Iraq, in which he profiles five generals, including American Generals Sherman, Ridgway and Petraeus, who, he argues, single-handedly turned around losing wars. He spoke with Kimberly Kagan, president and founder of the Institute for the Study of War. 8:27 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. First Person Accounts from 1963 Birmingham Campaign Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the ... Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the protest. They were joined by the president and CEO of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Lawrence Pijeaux, and Barnett Wright, author of 1963: How the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement Changed America and the World. They also responded to questions from the audience at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.
2:13 pm AKT Approx. 40 min. LIVE Electronic Surveillance and Human Rights Thomas Gideon; Katherine Maher Katherine Maher led a discussion on the National Security Agency surveillance programs. She ... Katherine Maher led a discussion on the National Security Agency surveillance programs. She said that regardless of their legality in the U.S., they said might violate international law and treaties to which the U.S. is a signer. She represented a group that had formulated new principles aimed at protecting people from unwarranted electronic surveillance. The “International Principles on the Application of Human Rights to Communications Surveillance” initiative includes language dealing with transparency, user notification and judicial oversight.
This was a meeting of Techno-Activism Third Mondays (TA3M), an informal meet-up at the New America Foundation for software creators and activists interested in censorship, surveillance, and open technology.
5:29 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 10:05 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Joseph Lowery Oral History Interview Joseph Lowery Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with ... Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with Reverend*Martin Luther King Jr.*and others, was interviewed for the Civil Rights Oral History Project of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
2:53 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 5:32 pm AKT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Operation Storm John Geoghegan John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and ... John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II, in which he recalls the failed Japanese mission to attack New York City and Washington, D.C. following Pearl Harbor. In his book, he reports that the Japanese had planned to utilize submarines that were designed as underwater aircraft carriers. The Sen-Toku or I-400 Class, was built to transport three heavily armed planes and was to travel from Japan to America’s east coast, where it would surface and launch a surprise offensive. John Geoghegan spoke at Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park, California. 11:29 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. First Person Accounts from 1963 Birmingham Campaign Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the ... Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the protest. They were joined by the president and CEO of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Lawrence Pijeaux, and Barnett Wright, author of 1963: How the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement Changed America and the World. They also responded to questions from the audience at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.
2:57 pm AKT Approx. 44 min. U.S. Economic Challenges Robert Bixby; Nancy Calo; John McArdle Robert Bixby talked about Treasury Department statistics that showed thefederal deficit had fallen ... Robert Bixby talked about Treasury Department statistics that showed thefederal deficit had fallen 37.6 percent thus far for fiscal year 2013. He also discussed the impact of Obama administration and congressional efforts to reduce the deficit, and the challenges still ahead for the U.S. economy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
6:20 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 1:10 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Joseph Lowery Oral History Interview Joseph Lowery Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with ... Reverend*Joseph Lowery, a co-founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference with Reverend*Martin Luther King Jr.*and others, was interviewed for the Civil Rights Oral History Project of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
3:42 pm AKT Approx. 17 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 6:23 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Book Discussion on Invisible Armies Max Boot; Steven Bucci; John Hilboldt Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about ... Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about his book, Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare From Ancient Times to the Present, in which he presents a history of guerrilla warfare. The author posited that unconventional warfare, often thought of as a modern means of war, has a long tradition that dates back to antiquity. Max Boot spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. 2:34 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. First Person Accounts from 1963 Birmingham Campaign Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the ... Participants in the 1963 Birmingham Civil Rights Campaign spoke about their experiences during the protest. They were joined by the president and CEO of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Lawrence Pijeaux, and Barnett Wright, author of 1963: How the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement Changed America and the World. They also responded to questions from the audience at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.
4:00 pm AKT Approx. 31 min. Senator Ted Cruz Remarks Ted Cruz Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) talked about his ideas for creating economic growth and reforming the tax ... Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) talked about his ideas for creating economic growth and reforming the tax code. In his remarks he called for the abolishment of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the repeal of the federal health care law. Other topics included the IRS targeting conservative groups and gun control. 
“The Conscience of a Constitutional Conservative” was the Founders' Luncheon address at the annual Western Conservative Summit held by the Colorado Christian University Centennial Institute at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver.
7:21 pm AKT Approx. 1 min. Summer Reading with Representative Steve Israel Steve Israel Representative Steve Israel (D-NY) answered the question “What are you reading this ... Representative Steve Israel (D-NY) answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
The date and location of the interview are not known.
4:31 pm AKT Approx. 28 min. Dick Morris Remarks John Andrews; Dick Morris Dick Morris talked about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s defeat in the 2012 ... Dick Morris talked about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s defeat in the 2012 election and said that the immigration issue was key to winning the next election. Other topics included the economy and National Security Agency surveillance programs. In his remarks he said he disagreed with congressional Republican efforts to defund the Affordable Care Act, stating that he wanted the law to be fully enacted so that it could fail based on its inherent flaws.
“2012 Lessons & 2014 Opportunities” was part of the annual Western Conservative Summit held by the Colorado Christian University Centennial Institute at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver.
7:23 pm AKT Approx. 38 min. Julie Appleby on the Affordable Care Act Julie Appleby; John McArdle Julie Applebaum talked about the Obama administration’s decision to delay the provision of ... Julie Applebaum talked about the Obama administration’s decision to delay the provision of the Affordable Care Act that limits out-of-pocket expenses for consumers. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the
program.

This program was part of a Washington Journal-Kaiser Health News periodic Monday series on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
5:01 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. First Lady Julia Grant William Seale and Pamela Sanfilippo talked about the life and influence of first lady Julia Grant ... William Seale and Pamela Sanfilippo talked about the life and influence of first lady Julia Grant and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.*From a slave-holding family, she became the wife of the commanding Union general during the Civil War and relished her time in the White House. She was also the first president’s wife to write her memories. Her background, family life, and social style were discussed, including her relationship with Mary Lincoln. Topics included President Grant’s reputation including alleged drunkenness, business dealings and scandals, and his civil rights record. Several video clips were shown from the documentary The White House: Inside America’s Most Famous Home, and from the U.S. Grant Home State Historic Site in Galena, Illinois, and the White Haven and Hardscrabble houses at the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site in St Louis, Missouri.
This was the 11th episode in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.”
8:04 pm AKT Approx. 57 min. After Words with Victor Davis Hanson Victor Hanson; Kimberly Kagan Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars ... Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars that Were Lost - From Ancient Greece to Iraq, in which he profiles five generals, including American Generals Sherman, Ridgway and Petraeus, who, he argues, single-handedly turned around losing wars. He spoke with Kimberly Kagan, president and founder of the Institute for the Study of War.
6:34 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Town Hall Meeting on Electing a Woman President Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa ... Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa about electing a female president and the role of women in politics. They also responded to questions from the audience. 9:03 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters.
7:57 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 9:06 pm AKT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Operation Storm John Geoghegan John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and ... John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II, in which he recalls the failed Japanese mission to attack New York City and Washington, D.C. following Pearl Harbor. In his book, he reports that the Japanese had planned to utilize submarines that were designed as underwater aircraft carriers. The Sen-Toku or I-400 Class, was built to transport three heavily armed planes and was to travel from Japan to America’s east coast, where it would surface and launch a surprise offensive. John Geoghegan spoke at Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park, California.
8:00 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. First Lady Julia Grant William Seale and Pamela Sanfilippo talked about the life and influence of first lady Julia Grant ... William Seale and Pamela Sanfilippo talked about the life and influence of first lady Julia Grant and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.*From a slave-holding family, she became the wife of the commanding Union general during the Civil War and relished her time in the White House. She was also the first president’s wife to write her memories. Her background, family life, and social style were discussed, including her relationship with Mary Lincoln. Topics included President Grant’s reputation including alleged drunkenness, business dealings and scandals, and his civil rights record. Several video clips were shown from the documentary The White House: Inside America’s Most Famous Home, and from the U.S. Grant Home State Historic Site in Galena, Illinois, and the White Haven and Hardscrabble houses at the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site in St Louis, Missouri.
This was the 11th episode in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.”
9:55 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters.
9:33 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. U.S.-China Military Relations Wanquan Chang; Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang ... Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and China’s Minister of National Defense General Chang Wanquan held a news briefing. Secretary Hagel discussed the decision by the U.S. and China to expand defense exchanges and exercises. He also highlighted the U.S.-China cyber working group and announced that he would visit China in 2014. In addition, when asked about the situation in Egypt, Secretary Hagel said protecting Americans in Egypt was the highest priority, and he stated the U.S. was reviewing every aspect of its relationship with Egypt when asked about pulling out all aid or the shipping of Apache helicopters. 9:58 pm AKT Approx. 56 min. Book Discussion on Invisible Armies Max Boot; Steven Bucci; John Hilboldt Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about ... Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about his book, Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare From Ancient Times to the Present, in which he presents a history of guerrilla warfare. The author posited that unconventional warfare, often thought of as a modern means of war, has a long tradition that dates back to antiquity. Max Boot spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C.
10:38 pm AKT Approx. 2 min. White House Daily Briefing Josh Earnest Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. 10:56 pm AKT Approx. 57 min. After Words with Victor Davis Hanson Victor Hanson; Kimberly Kagan Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars ... Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars that Were Lost - From Ancient Greece to Iraq, in which he profiles five generals, including American Generals Sherman, Ridgway and Petraeus, who, he argues, single-handedly turned around losing wars. He spoke with Kimberly Kagan, president and founder of the Institute for the Study of War.
10:41 pm AKT Approx. 31 min. Senator Ted Cruz Remarks Ted Cruz Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) talked about his ideas for creating economic growth and reforming the tax ... Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) talked about his ideas for creating economic growth and reforming the tax code. In his remarks he called for the abolishment of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the repeal of the federal health care law. Other topics included the IRS targeting conservative groups and gun control. 
“The Conscience of a Constitutional Conservative” was the Founders' Luncheon address at the annual Western Conservative Summit held by the Colorado Christian University Centennial Institute at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver.
11:54 pm AKT Approx. 1 min. Summer Reading with Ginger Gibson Ginger Gibson Ginger Gibson answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
The date ...
Ginger Gibson answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
The date and location of this interview are not known.
11:12 pm AKT Approx. 28 min. Dick Morris Remarks John Andrews; Dick Morris Dick Morris talked about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s defeat in the 2012 ... Dick Morris talked about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s defeat in the 2012 election and said that the immigration issue was key to winning the next election. Other topics included the economy and National Security Agency surveillance programs. In his remarks he said he disagreed with congressional Republican efforts to defund the Affordable Care Act, stating that he wanted the law to be fully enacted so that it could fail based on its inherent flaws.
“2012 Lessons & 2014 Opportunities” was part of the annual Western Conservative Summit held by the Colorado Christian University Centennial Institute at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver.
11:56 pm AKT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Operation Storm John Geoghegan John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and ... John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II, in which he recalls the failed Japanese mission to attack New York City and Washington, D.C. following Pearl Harbor. In his book, he reports that the Japanese had planned to utilize submarines that were designed as underwater aircraft carriers. The Sen-Toku or I-400 Class, was built to transport three heavily armed planes and was to travel from Japan to America’s east coast, where it would surface and launch a surprise offensive. John Geoghegan spoke at Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park, California.
11:43 pm AKT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Town Hall Meeting on Electing a Woman President Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa ... Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa about electing a female president and the role of women in politics. They also responded to questions from the audience. 12:45 am AKT Approx. 56 min. Book Discussion on Invisible Armies Max Boot; Steven Bucci; John Hilboldt Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about ... Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about his book, Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare From Ancient Times to the Present, in which he presents a history of guerrilla warfare. The author posited that unconventional warfare, often thought of as a modern means of war, has a long tradition that dates back to antiquity. Max Boot spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C.
1:06 am AKT Approx. 2 min. White House Daily Briefing Josh Earnest Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. Josh Earnest led the daily White House briefing. 1:44 am AKT Approx. 57 min. After Words with Victor Davis Hanson Victor Hanson; Kimberly Kagan Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars ... Victor Davis Hanson talked about his book, The Savior Generals: How Five Commanders Saved Wars that Were Lost - From Ancient Greece to Iraq, in which he profiles five generals, including American Generals Sherman, Ridgway and Petraeus, who, he argues, single-handedly turned around losing wars. He spoke with Kimberly Kagan, president and founder of the Institute for the Study of War.
1:09 am AKT Approx. 45 min. Iowa Democratic Fundraiser Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke at an Iowa Democratic fundraising dinner attended by many ... Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke at an Iowa Democratic fundraising dinner attended by many candidates for office in Iowa. Afterward she was shown mingling with the crowd.
The annual Beacon Award for a “current or former elected Democrat who has embodied the principles of the Democratic Party and has accomplished significant Democratic ideals” was presented in absentia to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
The 10th Anniversary North Iowa Wing Ding Fundraiser was held at the Historic Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa.
2:44 am AKT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Operation Storm John Geoghegan John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and ... John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan’s Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II, in which he recalls the failed Japanese mission to attack New York City and Washington, D.C. following Pearl Harbor. In his book, he reports that the Japanese had planned to utilize submarines that were designed as underwater aircraft carriers. The Sen-Toku or I-400 Class, was built to transport three heavily armed planes and was to travel from Japan to America’s east coast, where it would surface and launch a surprise offensive. John Geoghegan spoke at Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park, California.
1:57 am AKT Approx. 1 hr. Counterterrorism Michael Leiter; Ryan Lizza; Matthew Olsen The current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center talked about current ... The current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center talked about current terrorism threats, intelligence oversight, data collection and surveillance, and civil liberties. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
“At the Center of the Action: The National Counterterrorism Center and its Role in Securing the Homeland” was a program of the third annual Aspen Security Forum, held by the Aspen Institute’s Homeland Security Program in partnership with The New York Times and CNN’s “Security Clearance” website.