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Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell faced intense questioning from lawmakers concerning high inflation during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. Chair Powell said the agency has tools to address inflation and will do so if needed. Other topics that came up included COVID-19's impact on inflation, a post-pandemic economy, climate change financial risks and new ethics guidelines for Federal Reserve employees. Sponsor: Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee
Topics: biden, powell, toomey, washington, keynes, fdic, minnesota, jerome powell, brown, mr. chair,...
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Dr. Anthony Fauci, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky, FDA Acting Commissioner Dr. Janet Woodcock, and HHS Preparedness and Response Assistant Secretary Dawn O'Connell appeared before the Senate Health Committee to testify on the federal response to new COVID-19 variants. Before taking a short recess, the witnesses answered questions on a variety of topics including testing availability, CDC guidelines, vaccines and boosters, and keeping kids in school. During a heated exchange, Sen. Rand Paul...
Topics: fauci, fda, walensky, cdc, woodcock, burr, asper, washington, collins, ms. o'connell, biden, nih,...
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Republican Glenn Youngkin was sworn-in as Virginia's 74th governor, succeeding Gov. Ralph Northam (D). He delivered his inaugural address at the State Capitol in Richmond. Gov. Youngkin provided an overview of his legislative priorities, highlighting issues like keeping kids in the classroom, lowering taxes, support for law enforcement, and economic development. Also sworn in during the ceremony was Lt. Gov. Winsome Sears (R) and Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares (R). Sponsor: State...
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Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) delivered the 2022 State of the State address from Denver. The governor began by discussing challenges faced in the past year from the COVID-19 pandemic and wildfires across the state. He also talked about efforts to cut taxes for Coloradan's, improve the health care system, and reduce emissions. Sponsor: State Capitol
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Top cyber officials testified on threats and deterring attacks before the House Oversight & Reform Committee. Chris Inglis, White House national cyber director joined by officials with the FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) answered the committee's questions for more than three hours. Other topics included identifying critical cyber infrastructure, information sharing among public and private sectors, recruitment and training a cyber workforce and public...
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Top cyber officials testified on threats and deterring attacks before the House Oversight & Reform Committee. Chris Inglis, White House national cyber director joined by officials with the FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) answered the committee's questions for more than three hours. Other topics included identifying critical cyber infrastructure, information sharing among public and private sectors, recruitment and training a cyber workforce and public...
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Top cyber officials testified on threats and deterring attacks before the House Oversight & Reform Committee. Chris Inglis, White House national cyber director joined by officials with the FBI and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) answered the committee's questions for more than three hours. Other topics included identifying critical cyber infrastructure, information sharing among public and private sectors, recruitment and training a cyber workforce and public...
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The directors of the National Intelligence Office, National Security Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Central Intelligence Agency testified on improving diversity in the intelligence community. Witnesses talked about the importance of recruiting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. During the hearing, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines said, "Promoting diversity is not only essential to our mission and our values but to who we are as a nation."...
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The Senate Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Committee held a confirmation hearing on the nominations of Lael Brainard to be vice chair of the Federal Reserve and Sandra Thompson to be director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Topics included monetary policy, inflation and ending the conservatorships of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Sponsor: Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee
Topics: brainard, thompson, powell, ms. thompson, biden, brown, fdic, toomey, china, montana, gses,...
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The directors of the National Intelligence Office, National Security Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Central Intelligence Agency testified on improving diversity in the intelligence community. Witnesses talked about the importance of recruiting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. During the hearing, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines said, "Promoting diversity is not only essential to our mission and our values but to who we are as a nation."...
Topics: nakasone, burns, ellis, haines, mr. nunes, mr. schiff, c.i.a., ms. haines, mr. kelly, afghanistan,...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters on the legislative agenda. She began by highlighting voting rights legislation on the House floor, which was expected to pass and then sent to the Senate for consideration. The House action followed remarks by President Biden in Georgia calling on the Senate to change the filibuster rules for the two voting rights bill. The speaker also addressed the decision by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) not to cooperate with the Jan. 6...
Topics: pelosi, john lewis, harry reid, zoe lofgren, nevada, nancy pelosi, kevin mccarthy, biden, george w....
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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) delivered the State of the State address to a joint legislative session in Tallahassee. He touted his administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic while respecting Floridians civil rights. Other topics included support for law enforcement, higher education affordability, job creation and training and protecting Florida's natural resources. Sponsor: State Capitol
Topics: florida, california, lakewood, wally, miami
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White House National Economic Council Director Brian Deese joined Press Secretary Jen Psaki to discuss the Biden administration's agenda. Mr. Deese spoke about the economy, tackling inflation, and supply chain concerns. Afterwards, Ms. Psaki answered questions on several topics including the president's speech in Georgia on voting rights, negotiations with Iran, COVID-19 testing availability, and inflation. Sponsor: White House
Topics: ms. psaki, brian, white house, china, iran, georgia, cdc, alex, karen, fema, jonathan, sammy,...
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White House National Economic Council Director Brian Deese joined Press Secretary Jen Psaki to discuss the Biden administration's agenda. Mr. Deese spoke about the economy, tackling inflation, and supply chain concerns. Afterwards, Ms. Psaki answered questions on several topics including the president's speech in Georgia on voting rights, negotiations with Iran, COVID-19 testing availability, and inflation. Sponsor: White House
Topics: ms. psaki, brian, white house, georgia, china, iran, jen psaki, cdc, alex, karen, fema, jonathan,...
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[LIVE] Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
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The administrator for the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) testified on climate change before the House Science Environment Subcommittee. Lawmakers focused on the agency's ability to predict and alert the nation of natural disasters. This hearing took place before tornadoes struck several states on Dec. 10, 2021. Sponsor: House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment
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Idaho Gov. Brad Little (R) delivered the 2022 State of the State and Budget Address from the state capitol in Boise. Gov. Little talked about his administration's record and outlined his budget proposal. Sponsor: State Capitol
Topics: idaho, biden, d.c., teresa, comcast, mexico, russia, washington, limbaugh
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The University of Southern California's Center for the Political Future hosted a virtual discussion on the rising Hispanic electorate and its impact on politics. A panel of experts, including former Los Angele Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D, 2005-13) discussed the growing Hispanic population, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and participation in the political process. They also address the issues that concern Hispanic communities, such as immigration, the economy, access to health care, and...
Topics: california, mindy, gloria, cesar, l.a., donald trump, texas, los angeles, lionel sosa, ronald...
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Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, U.S. Copyright Office Director Shira Perlmutter and other officials testified before the Senate Rules and Administration Committee on efforts to modernize the Library of Congress. Topics included the Music Modernization Act, improvements in IT infrastructure, preventing cyberattacks and telework for library employees. Sponsor: Senate Rules and Administration Committee
Topics: hayden, klobuchar, ossoff, vermont, nlc, ms. perlmutter, florida, jason, jason broughton, chicago,...
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The Council on Foreign Relations hosted a discussion on global conflicts and their threat to U.S. interests. Some of the foreign policy challenges discussed were ongoing humanitarian crises, armed confrontations among major global powers, and threats driven by climate change. Sponsor: Council on Foreign Relations
Topics: lulu, jeh, paul, afghanistan, russia, meghan, china, ukraine, europe, washington, putin, johnson,...
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said that this week Democrats plan to "attack the core identity of the Senate" by changing filibuster rules for voting rights legislation. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin then responded by listing what he said was abuse of filibuster rules. He also talked about voting rights restrictions in some states. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: new york, georgia, obama, illinois, chuck schumer, washington
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Wilson Center Russia expert William Pomeranz discussed rising tensions between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine and the future of NATO. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
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Live gavel-to-gavel coverage of the United States House of Representatives from the Capitol Building in Washington, DC.
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[LIVE] The U.S. Senate will continue debate the nomination of Alan Davidson to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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President Joe Biden and Former President Barack Obama delivered remarks at the funeral service of the late Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) in Las Vegas. They each shared personal stories of the late senator, speaking of the impact Sen. Reid had in the Senate and the country, as well as how much his friendship meant to both presidents. Sponsor: Smith Center for the Performing Arts (Las Vegas, NV)
Topics: harry, harry reid, nevada, washington, biden, nancy pelosi, nancy, harry, anthony fauci, cdc,...
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The House Rules Committee held a virtual roundtable focused on hunger among college students. Topics included the role of the federal government and local communities, engagement by institutions of higher learning and barriers to existing basic needs programs. Sponsor: House Rules Committee
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The Washington Post hosted a virtual discussion to examine the impact of hip hop on culture. Joining the conversation were Kevin Young, the National Museum of African American History and Culture director, and Dwandalyn Reece, the museum's associate director for curatorial affairs. They discussed the cultural and political ties hip hop has to history, and its impact on politics and social movements. Much of the conversation focused on the Smithsonian's new project "The Smithsonian...
Topics: reece, washington, robin givhan, smithsonian, kendrick lamar, johnson
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President Joe Biden and Former President Barack Obama delivered remarks at the funeral service of the late Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) in Las Vegas. They each shared personal stories of the late senator, speaking of the impact Sen. Reid had in the Senate and the country, as well as how much his friendship meant to both presidents. Sponsor: Family of Harry Reid
Topics: harry, nevada, harry reid, washington, harry, biden, barack, nancy pelosi, landra, hagar, landra,...
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President Joe Biden and Former President Barack Obama delivered remarks at the funeral service of the late Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) in Las Vegas. They each shared personal stories of the late senator, speaking of the impact Sen. Reid had in the Senate and the country, as well as how much his friendship meant to both presidents. Sponsor: Family of Harry Reid
Topics: harry, nevada, harry reid, washington, harry, biden, barack, nancy pelosi, landra, hagar, landra,...
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ABC News chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl recounted the final weeks of the Trump presidency and discussed the future of the Republican party. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
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President Biden and Vice President Harris spoke from Statuary Hall on the one year anniversary of the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Vice President Harris spoke of the "fragility" and strength of democracy. President Biden said former President Donald Trump "has created and spread a web of lies about the 2020 election" and that his predecessor "can't accept he lost." Sponsor: White House
Topics: biden, harris, united states of america, c-span, donald trump, georgia, russia, chuck schumer,...
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Health and communications experts testified on telehealth access before a Senate subcommittee. Witnesses talked about the need for expanding access to high quality broadband which would lead to better health services, especially in rural areas. They also urged the committee to pass legislation that would extend pandemic relief funding of telehealth services. Sponsor: Senate Commerce, Science,and Transportation Subcommittee on Communication, Media, and Broadband
Topics: fcc, carr, new mexico, thune, biden, lujan, mexico, ms. larson, south dakota, albuquerque, georgia,...
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ABC News chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl recounted the final weeks of the Trump presidency and discussed the future of the Republican party. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
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[LIVE] The Senate will conitnue debate on the nominaiton of Amitabha Bose to be Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration. There will be no roll call votes during today's session. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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The directors of the National Intelligence Office, National Security Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Central Intelligence Agency testified on improving diversity in the intelligence community. Witnesses talked about the importance of recruiting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. During the hearing, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines said, "Promoting diversity is not only essential to our mission and our values but to who we are as a nation."...
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The directors of the National Intelligence Office, National Security Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Central Intelligence Agency testified on improving diversity in the intelligence community. Witnesses talked about the importance of recruiting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. During the hearing, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines said, "Promoting diversity is not only essential to our mission and our values but to who we are as a nation."...
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The directors of the National Intelligence Office, National Security Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Central Intelligence Agency testified on improving diversity in the intelligence community. Witnesses talked about the importance of recruiting and retaining a talented and diverse workforce. During the hearing, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines said, "Promoting diversity is not only essential to our mission and our values but to who we are as a nation."...
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The administrator for the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) testified on climate change before the House Science Environment Subcommittee. Lawmakers focused on the agency's ability to predict and alert the nation of natural disasters. This hearing took place before tornadoes struck several states on Dec. 10, 2021. Sponsor: House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment
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The administrator for the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) testified on climate change before the House Science Environment Subcommittee. Lawmakers focused on the agency's ability to predict and alert the nation of natural disasters. This hearing took place before tornadoes struck several states on Dec. 10, 2021. Sponsor: House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment
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The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing to consider several Department of Transportation nominations. Appearing before the committee were Steven Cliff nominee to be administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Rear ADM. Ann Phillips (Ret.) nominee to be administrator of the Maritime Administration, and John Putnam nominee to be general counsel for the department. Sponsor: Senate Commerce, Science,and Transportation Committee
Topics: nhtsa, phillips, california, faa, buttigieg, colorado, biden, washington, blumenthal, virginia,...
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ABC News chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl recounted the final weeks of the Trump presidency and discussed the future of the Republican party. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
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ABC News chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl recounted the final weeks of the Trump presidency and discussed the future of the Republican party. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
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Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
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Legal journalist and Yale Law professor Linda Greenhouse examined how the Supreme Court has changed in the past two years. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: texas, amy coney barrett, mississippi, linda, ruth bader ginsburg, breyer, washington, donald...
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The administrator for the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) testified on climate change before the House Science Environment Subcommittee. Lawmakers focused on the agency's ability to predict and alert the nation of natural disasters. This hearing took place before tornadoes struck several states on Dec. 10, 2021.
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The Heritage Foundation hosted a symposium on the legacy of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. During this session, a panel of U.S. Circuit Court judges examined Justice Thomas' approach to federalism and the separation of powers. They also discussed how Justice Thomas has upheld the structural framework of the constitution, with a focus on the Tenth Amendment. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation,George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School | C. Boyden Gray Center for the Study of the...
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Journalist Jackie Calmes reported on the Republican Party's push to fill judicial appointments and seats on the Supreme Court, which culminated with the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the High Court. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: brett kavanaugh, washington, kavanaugh, jackie, karen, ronald reagan, donald trump, reagan, fbi,...
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Legal journalist and Yale Law professor Linda Greenhouse examined how the Supreme Court has changed in the past two years. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
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Amanda Tyler, Berkeley Law professor and former clerk for late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, discussed Ginsburg's life and work. This was a virtual event hosted by the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco. Sponsor: Commonwealth Club of California
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Journalist Jackie Calmes reported on the Republican Party's push to fill judicial appointments and seats on the Supreme Court, which culminated with the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the High Court. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
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Legal journalist and Yale Law professor Linda Greenhouse examined how the Supreme Court has changed in the past two years. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
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Dr. Robert Califf, President Biden's nominee to be FDA commissioner, testified at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health Committee. He answered questions on a variety of topics including the pandemic emergency response and preparedness, opioid crisis, cost of prescription drugs, supply chain concerns, and lifting restrictions on blood donations from gay and bisexual men. Dr. Califf previously served as FDA commissioner during the Obama administration from 2016-17. Sponsor: Senate...
Topics: fda, califf, burr, nih, sanders, academia, romney, murphy, hassan, smith, collins, china, frances...
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Health and communications experts testified on telehealth access before a Senate subcommittee. Witnesses talked about the need for expanding access to high quality broadband which would lead to better health services, especially in rural areas. They also urged the committee to pass legislation that would extend pandemic relief funding of telehealth services. Sponsor: Senate Commerce, Science,and Transportation Subcommittee on Communication, Media, and Broadband
Topics: fcc, carr, new mexico, thune, biden, lujan, mexico, ms. larson, south dakota, albuquerque, georgia,...
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Joshua Prager talked about the complicated life and times of Norma McCorvey - aka "Jane Roe" - and the 1971 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case over the right to have an abortion that bears her name. He also talked about the attorneys who represented McCorvey, the activism that the Court's decision engendered, and the impact that McCorvey's actions had on her three daughters. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Q&A
Topics: norma, linda, shelley, sarah, blackmun, melissa, texas, norma mccorvey, mary, jefferson,...
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Joshua Prager talked about the complicated life and times of Norma McCorvey - aka "Jane Roe" - and the 1971 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case over the right to have an abortion that bears her name. He also talked about the attorneys who represented McCorvey, the activism that the Court's decision engendered, and the impact that McCorvey's actions had on her three daughters. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Q&A
Topics: norma, linda, shelley, sarah, blackmun, melissa, texas, norma mccorvey, mary, jefferson, joshua...
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Joshua Prager talked about the complicated life and times of Norma McCorvey - aka "Jane Roe" - and the 1971 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case over the right to have an abortion that bears her name. He also talked about the attorneys who represented McCorvey, the activism that the Court's decision engendered, and the impact that McCorvey's actions had on her three daughters. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Q&A
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The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a confirmation hearing for President Biden's nominees to be U.S. ambassadors to Germany, India and Pakistan. Nominees included Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, and the current U.S. Ambassador to Tunisia Donald Blome. Sponsor: Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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Several airline CEOs testified about federal aid they received and the boost it gave their industry at an oversight hearing before the Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee. The executives said that the Payroll Support Program helped save the industry as travel demand fell during the pandemic. Other topics included mask and vaccine mandates, pilot shortages, violence on flights, airline fees, and fuel availability and cost. Sponsor: Senate Commerce, Science,and Transportation...
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Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and others discussed cybersecurity & critical infrastructure with the Atlantic Council. Sponsor: Atlantic Council of the U.S.
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Dr. Robert Califf, President Biden's nominee to be FDA commissioner, testified at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health Committee. He answered questions on a variety of topics including the pandemic emergency response and preparedness, opioid crisis, cost of prescription drugs, supply chain concerns, and lifting restrictions on blood donations from gay and bisexual men. Dr. Califf previously served as FDA commissioner during the Obama administration from 2016-17. Sponsor: Senate...
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The House took up a resolution holding former President Trump's chief of staff Mark Meadows in contempt of Congress. He is accused of failing to provide documents and testimony in connection with the House Select Committee's investigtion into the January 6 attack on the Capitol. Prior to the vote, the House debated the resolution. It was during that debate, Republicans took issue with Majority Leader Steny Hoyer's remarks regarding a GOP lawmaker. Sponsor: U.S. House of Representatives
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The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing to consider several Department of Transportation nominations. Appearing before the committee were Steven Cliff nominee to be administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Rear ADM. Ann Phillips (Ret.) nominee to be administrator of the Maritime Administration, and John Putnam nominee to be general counsel for the department. Sponsor: Senate Commerce, Science,and Transportation Committee
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President Biden made brief remarks on the Omicron variant and the pandemic before convening a meeting with his COVID-19 Response Team. He said the unvaccinated will be "looking at a winter of severe illness and death," but said that those who are vaccinated and have received a booster shot are "protected from severe illness and death, period." Sponsor: White House
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The House Administration Committee held a hearing focused on the impact of climate change, specifically flooding, on the Smithsonian Institution's facilities and collections. Sponsor: House House Administration Committee
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President Biden participated in a briefing at Mayfield Graves County Airport in Kentucky on the tornado damage with state officials. Joining the president at the briefing were Gov. Andy Beshear (D-KY), DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, and FEMA Director Deanne Criswell. Sponsor: White House
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President Biden, along with Gov. Andy Beshear (D-KY), surveyed tornado damage in Kentucky. To date, there have been 74 deaths in the state because of the storms. Sponsor: White House
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After a meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell held a news conference. He announced the central bank would continue to keep interest rates near zero, while signaling rate hikes are likely in 2022. Inflation, employment and continued supply chain issues as a result of COVID-19 were also discussed. Sponsor: Federal Reserve
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President Biden participated in a briefing at Mayfield Graves County Airport in Kentucky on the tornado damage with state officials. Joining the president at the briefing were Gov. Andy Beshear (D-KY), DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, and FEMA Director Deanne Criswell. Sponsor: White House
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The White House COVID-19 Response Team gave an update on the Biden administration's response to the pandemic. The briefing focused primarily on the new Omicron variant which is estimated to represent around three percent of all cases in the U.S. The team continued to urge all who are eligible to get vaccinated and boosted, and to take the recommended precautions going into the holidays. Sponsor: White House | COVID-19 Response
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