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Penn State University professor Stephen Browne recounted the presidential inauguration of George Washington that took place in Manhattan on April 30, 1789. This was a virtual event hosted by George Washington's Mount Vernon. Sponsor: Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens
Topic: white house historical association
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) spoke about the influences in her life, her political career, and in her advocacy work. She was interviewed by Washington Post White House reporter Annie Linskey. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: joe biden, annie, mitch mcconnell, washington, donald trump, mcconnell, houston, deb haaland,...
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Columbia University professor John McWhorter examined how profanity has evolved over time. This virtual event was hosted by the Providence Athenaeum in Providence, Rhode Island. Sponsor: Providence Athenaeum
Topics: john mcwhorter, britain, gotham
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Darrell West, author and Brookings Institution vice president, talked about his book, "Turning Point: Policymaking in the Era of Artificial Intelligence," which looks at the use of artificial intelligence and explores its potential regulation, opportunities, and risks. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: darrell, california, china
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Republican Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri argued that big tech companies are the greatest threat to American privacy and liberty. The virtual event was hosted by the Washington Post. Sponsor: [Washington Post]
Topics: pennsylvania, biden, trump, d.c., google, klobuchar, liz cheney, missouri
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) spoke about the influences in her life, her political career, and in her advocacy work. She was interviewed by Washington Post White House reporter Annie Linskey. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: joe biden, annie, mitch mcconnell, washington, donald trump, mcconnell, houston, deb haaland,...
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Columbia University professor John McWhorter examined how profanity has evolved over time. This virtual event was hosted by the Providence Athenaeum in Providence, Rhode Island. Sponsor: Providence Athenaeum
Topics: john mcwhorter, britain, gotham
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Darrell West, author and Brookings Institution vice president, talked about his book, "Turning Point: Policymaking in the Era of Artificial Intelligence," which looks at the use of artificial intelligence and explores its potential regulation, opportunities, and risks. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: darrell, california, china
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Republican Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri argued that big tech companies are the greatest threat to American privacy and liberty. The virtual event was hosted by the Washington Post. Sponsor: [Washington Post]
Topics: pennsylvania, biden, missouri, trump, d.c., google, washington, joe biden, klobuchar, liz cheney
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Biologist Andrew Steele wrote that aging is the world's leading cause of death and suffering and looked at the ways scientists are working to slow down the aging process in humans. This virtual event was hosted by Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Sponsor: Harvard Book Store
Topic: washington
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US Army War College professor Kevin Weddle provided a history of the American Revolution's Battle of Saratoga in 1777. This was a virtual event hosted by Thomas Jefferson's Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia. Sponsor: Monticello
Topics: washington, new york, saratoga, philadelphia, canada, albany, jermaine, london, hudson, benedict...
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Rep. Jake Auchincloss (D-MA) shared his reading list with Book TV. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
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Jennifer Keishin Armstrong profiled four women who were pioneers in the television industry. This was a virtual event hosted by the Kansas City Public Library. Sponsor: Kansas City (MO) Public Library
Topics: gertrude, betty white, mary tyler moore, jennifer, hazel, jennifer armstrong, new york city, new...
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Former United States Solicitor General and Clinton impeachment special counsel Judge Kenneth Starr argued that religious liberties are under attack. This virtual event was hosted by the Museum of the Bible and the Religious Freedom Institute. Sponsor: Museum of the Bible,Religious Freedom Institute
Topics: philadelphia, alzheimer, berger, nebraska, new york, gorsuch, farr, alice, david, reagan, scalia,...
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Seattle University professor Sonora Jha offered her thoughts on how to raise a feminist son in the U.S. This virtual event was hosted by Town Hall Seattle. Sponsor: Town Hall Seattle
Topics: seattle, sonora, braman, india, new york, washington, sweden, elliott
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Harvard University's Arthur Brooks and University of Massachusetts professor emeritus Richard Wolff debated whether socialism is worth considering for the United States. This virtual event was hosted by Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Sponsor: Intercollegiate Studies Institute
Topics: brooks, wolff, china, richard, kentucky, europe, harvard, washington, france, germany, denmark,...
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UNC Charlotte history professor Karen Cox recounted the creation of Confederate monuments and the generations of protestors and defenders who have debated their presence. This was a virtual event hosted by the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop in Chicago. Sponsor: Abraham Lincoln Book Shop
Topics: karen, bjorn, charleston, richmond, chicago, karen cox, georgia, udc, john mitchell, mississippi,...
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University of Pennsylvania American history professor Mia Bay looked at the history of race and travel in America. This was a virtual event hosted by the Mark Twain House and Harriet Beecher Stowe Center. Sponsor: Harriet Beecher Stowe Center,Mark Twain House and Museum
Topics: raymond arsenault, florida, washington, mia bay, dubois, plessy, irene morgan, naacp, connecticut,...
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National Book Award-winning historian Wendy Lower recounted the mass killings in Ukraine that occurred during the Holocaust. This was a virtual event hosted by Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Sponsor: Harvard Book Store
Topics: wendy, joshua, ukraine, germany, harvard, russia, poland, soviet union, soviets, joshua rubenstein,...
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Nicholas Christakis, author of "Apollo's Arrow," and Charles Kenny, author of "The Plague Cycle," discussed the impact of COVID-19 on our daily lives. This was a virtual event hosted by the 2021 Virtual San Antonio Book Festival. Sponsor: San Antonio Public Library Foundation
Topics: nicholas christakis, china, nicholas, san antonio, charles kenny, kenny, mrna, taiwan, new zealand,...
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Columbia University Professor Peter Hotez explained how he believes future pandemics can be prevented by expanding vaccine literacy. This virtual event was hosted by the Health Museum in Houston, TX. Sponsor: Health Museum, The
Topics: latin america, russia, brazil, texas, helen, china, india, peter hotez, fda, pfizer, africa, uk,...
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First Lady Jill Biden delivered a pre-recorded commencement speech for George Mason University's graduation ceremony. The first lady spoke about 2020, building resiliency and leaning on others through hard times. She also encouraged the graduation class to embrace joy even in the hardest times. Sponsor: George Mason University
Topics: columbia university, washington, malcolm gladwell
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Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D-FL), Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-AK) and former Defense Secretary Mark Esper joined a virtual conversation hosted by the McCain Institute's Sedona Forum, on U.S.-China relations. They discussed China's human rights abuses, economic power, the Biden administration's policies. Sponsor: McCain Institute for International Leadership
Topics: china, biden, mccain, taiwan, sullivan, murphy, india, hong kong, esper, john mccain, austen,...
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Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health on the President's 2022 Budget Request. He answered a range of questions on the department's COVID-19 response, vaccine equity, climate change, abortion law and border security issues. Sponsor: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy
Topics: biden, becerra, fda, texas, california, cdc, cms, hhs, nih, north carolina, florida, pennsylvania,...
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Architect of the Capitol Inspector General Christopher Failla testified before the House Administration Committee on the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. He answered questions on emergency preparedness, coordination among U.S. Capitol agencies, and security accountability. When Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) asked about when the last time the agency held emergency training to handle civil unrest and mass shootings, Mr. Failla said he could not find anything past February 2019, which was for...
Topics: aoc, capitol police corp., alc, mitch mcconnell, christopher failla, pentagon
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First Lady Jill Biden delivered a pre-recorded commencement speech for George Mason University's graduation ceremony. The first lady spoke about 2020, building resiliency and leaning on others through hard times. She also encouraged the graduation class to embrace joy even in the hardest times. Sponsor: George Mason University
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Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D-FL), Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-AK) and former Defense Secretary Mark Esper joined a virtual conversation hosted by the McCain Institute's Sedona Forum, on U.S.-China relations. They discussed China's human rights abuses, economic power, the Biden administration's policies. Sponsor: McCain Institute for International Leadership
Topics: china, biden, mccain, esper, india, hong kong, taiwan, murphy, ccp, john mccain, soviet union,...
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Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health on the President's 2022 Budget Request. He answered a range of questions on the department's COVID-19 response, vaccine equity, climate change, abortion law and border security issues. Sponsor: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy
Topics: biden, texas, fda, nih, california, bacerra, cdc, becerra, alzheimer, florida, north carolina,...
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Architect of the Capitol Inspector General Christopher Failla testified before the House Administration Committee on the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. He answered questions on emergency preparedness, coordination among U.S. Capitol agencies, and security accountability. When Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) asked about when the last time the agency held emergency training to handle civil unrest and mass shootings, Mr. Failla said he could not find anything past February 2019, which was for...
Topics: aoc, lucas, comcast, pentagon
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Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testified before the House Financial Services Committee on regulating retail trading to protect consumers from trading surges in stocks such as GameStop. Chair Gensler raised concerns about the trading platform "Robinhood," the increased "gamification" of trading, and the influence of social media on the markets. The chair also talked about the need to regulate cryptocurrencies, which he said have a $2 trillion...
Topics: sec, fec, gensler, gamestop, crypto, robin, scc, new york, robin hood, bodson, finra, fcc, biden,...
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The annual Washington Conference on the Americas took place virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. In this portion, attendees heard from Vice President Kamala Harris. She spoke about the administration's policy priorities in Central and South America. Sponsor: Council of the Americas,Americas Society
Topics: joe biden, latin america, guatemala, harris, canada, mexico, honduras
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Architect of the Capitol Inspector General Christopher Failla testified before the House Administration Committee on the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. He answered questions on emergency preparedness, coordination among U.S. Capitol agencies, and security accountability. When Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) asked about when the last time the agency held emergency training to handle civil unrest and mass shootings, Mr. Failla said he could not find anything past February 2019, which was for...
Topics: aoc, virginia, capitol police corp., richard nixon, alc, john meacham, john lewis, jessica taylor,...
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[LIVE] The Washington Post Live holds a virtual discussion on race in America. Sponsor: [Washington Post] | Live
Topics: jerry, california, washington, c-span, san francisco bay area, atlanta, new york, virginia
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Breakthrough Energy Vice President of Publishing and Axios columnist Amy Harder discussed the future of electric vehicles. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
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[LIVE] White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a briefing on the Biden administration's agenda. Sponsor: White House
Topics: white house, israel, biden, cdc, gaza, hamas, south carolina, epa, netanyahu
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NAACP president & CEO Derrick Johnson discussed voting access legislation in Congress and in several states. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: naacp, georgia, arizona, derek johnson, richard nixon, lyndon johnson
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[LIVE] National Security Agency Director Gen. Paul Nakasone testifies on U.S. cyberspace operations at a hearing before the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems. Sponsor: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems
Topics: nakasone, china, russia, dod, gallagher, cyberspace, ms. eoyang, microsoft, langevin, nsa, general...
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Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health on the President's 2022 Budget Request. He answered a range of questions on the department's COVID-19 response, vaccine equity, climate change, abortion law and border security issues. Sponsor: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy
Topics: biden, becerra, fda, texas, california, cdc, cms, hhs, nih, north carolina, florida, pennsylvania,...
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Adm. Charles Richard, the head of U.S. Strategic Command (STRATCOM), discussed strategic deterrence and nuclear modernization at a virtual event hosted by the Brookings Institution. Adm. Richard provided an update on his combatant command saying, "U.S. strategic forces are fully mission capable." He also outlined the nation's nuclear deterrence commitments, cybersecurity of nuclear weapons systems and nuclear modernization priorities. Sponsor: Brookings Institution
Topics: china, russia, navy, michael, taylor, nakasone, washington
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U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai testified before the Senate Finance Committee on the president's trade policy agenda. Questions included competition with China, climate change and the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement. Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) told Representative Tai that the U.S. has to be "laser focused" on China and there needed to be "more than vague calls for reform." Other topics include modernizing trade laws, the agency's response to...
Topics: china, wto, ustr, brown, mexico, uk, canada, india, kenya, biden, crapo, casey, menendez, cassidy,...
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The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing for Christine Wormuth to serve as the next Army secretary. Ms. Wormuth previously worked in the Obama administration as the Defense under secretary for policy. Throughout the hearing, lawmakers asked the nominee about Army modernization priorities, cybersecurity of weapons systems, sexual assault prevention, military housing issues and President Biden's decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan. If confirmed by the Senate, Ms....
Topics: russia, ms. wormuth, inhofe, china, afghanistan, wormuth, pacific, pentagon, christine wormuth,...
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Biotechnology Innovation Organization Chairman Jeremy Levin discussed the Biden administration's decision to support waiving intellectual property protections for coronavirus vaccines. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: pfizer, johnson, mrna, j&j, china, fda, india, fauci, israel, levin
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NAACP president & CEO Derrick Johnson discussed voting access legislation in Congress and in several states. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: naacp, georgia, arizona, derek johnson, lyndon johnson
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U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai testified before the Senate Finance Committee on the president's trade policy agenda. Questions included competition with China, climate change and the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement. Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) told Representative Tai that the U.S. has to be "laser focused" on China and there needed to be "more than vague calls for reform." Other topics include modernizing trade laws, the agency's response to...
Topics: china, wto, ustr, brown, mexico, uk, canada, india, kenya, biden, crapo, casey, menendez, cassidy,...
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The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing for Christine Wormuth to serve as the next Army secretary. Ms. Wormuth previously worked in the Obama administration as the Defense under secretary for policy. Throughout the hearing, lawmakers asked the nominee about Army modernization priorities, cybersecurity of weapons systems, sexual assault prevention, military housing issues and President Biden's decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan. If confirmed by the Senate, Ms....
Topics: russia, ms. wormuth, inhofe, china, afghanistan, wormuth, biden, pacific, pentagon, christine...
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Experts discussed COVID-19 vaccine confidence during a virtual event hosted by the Center for Strategic & International Studies. Dr. Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Dr. Margaret Hamburg, former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under President Obama, were among the panelists. Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies
Topics: cdc, heidi, catherine, london, peggy, india, jim, fda, brian, heidi larson, uk, biden
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a legislative briefing with reporters. She spoke about her bipartisan meeting with President Biden, forming a commission investigating January 6th and passing the American Jobs Plan. She also strongly pushed back against a Republican member who said January 6th looked like a normal day saying, "it was beyond denial, it fell into the range of sick." Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: israel, liz cheney, mccarthy, hamas, harris, biden
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President Biden delivered remarks on the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack. He said the pipeline is almost fully operational and fuel supply should return to normal starting this weekend. He also advocated for strong cyber security and infrastructure. Sponsor: White House
Topics: fbi, russia, putin
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[LIVE] The Senate resumes debate on the nomination of Amber McReynolds to serve on the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors for a term expiring December 8, 2026. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: justin, alabama, biden, canada, ms. baldwin, ohio, ms. cortez masto, murkowski, alaska, anchorage,...
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Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani discussed her "Marshall Plan for Moms," which calls for more economic assistance for mothers impacted by the pandemic. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: new york, germany, illinois
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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) joined other Republicans and law enforcement to mark National Police Week at the National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, DC. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: mccarthy, gallagher
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[LIVE] The Senate resumes debate on the nomination of Amber McReynolds to serve on the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors for a term expiring December 8, 2026. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: afghanistan, georgia, biden, iran, china, washington, kabul, taliban, mr. thune, trump, white...
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[LIVE] The Senate Armed Services Committee holds a confirmation hearing for Christine Wormuth to serve as the next Army secretary. Ms. Wormuth previously worked in the Obama administration as the Defense under secretary for policy. Sponsor: Senate Armed Services Committee
Topics: ms. wormuth, russia, china, inhofe, afghanistan, wormuth, christine wormuth, webex, navy, arizona,...
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The House Administration Committee held a brief hearing on the threat assessment from the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. Members heard from U.S. Capitol Police Inspector General Michael Bolton, who updated the committee on the latest findings and recommendations in response to the attack. Mr. Bolton also answered questions on threats being made to lawmakers, considerations for the Capitol Police to be a protective entity like the Secret Service, and the need for more analysts in the...
Topics: mr. bolton, bolton, davis, raskin, fbi, lofgren, michael bolton, mr. aguilar, cdu, d.c., san...
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Brandon Wales, acting director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), testified on prevention and government response to cyber attacks. Others testifying included cyber experts with the Commerce and Health and Human Services Departments. This hearing came as officials continue to look into the SolarWinds attack that impacted several federal government agencies. Sponsor: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee
Topics: sisa, portman, peters, mr. higgins, fbi, vogel, ms. vogel, russia, carper, dhs, higgins, lankford,...
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The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports held a hearing on improving America's freight industry and supply chains. Experts from the transportation sector took several questions on the nation's infrastructure, including the need for infrastructure investment, safety and security at the country's ports, addressing trade bottlenecks, and increased safety standards. They also addressed the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has...
Topics: peters, mr. byrd, cbp, aapa, ata, fischer, mr. baker, mr. connor, fisher, florida, georgia,...
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State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) officials testified on the international response to the COVID-19 pandemic before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The officials outlined U.S. action taken thus far and future plans to help get the global community out of this pandemic. Sponsor: Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Topics: india, china, russia, biden, mexico, gail, cdc, astrazeneca, kane, ms. smith, usa, argentina, mrna,...
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Former Trump administration officials and the DC Chief of Police testified about the response to the attacks on the U.S. Capitol on January 6. Former Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller testified that he, "stood by every decision "he" made on January 6," and former Acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen stated, "the Department of Justice acted with the utmost integrity and urgency to support our institutions of government to the very best of our abilities."...
Topics: trump, fbi, columbia, washington, pelosi, bowser, donald trump, rosen, doj, miller, mr. rosen, mr....
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State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) officials testified on the international response to the COVID-19 pandemic before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The officials outlined U.S. action taken thus far and future plans to help get the global community out of this pandemic. Sponsor: Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Topics: india, china, russia, biden, mexico, gail, cdc, astrazeneca, kane, ms. smith, usa, argentina, mrna,...
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The Senate returns for more work on Biden administration nominees.
Topics: mr. schumer, colorado, mr. bennet, ms. mcreynolds, denver, cuba, mr. president
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The Senate returns for more work on Biden administration nominees.
Topics: biden, israel, china, ohio, iowa, mr. kennedy, pro tempore, washington, smith, indiana, ronald...
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The Senate returns for more work on Biden administration nominees.
Topics: biden, georgia, texas, washington, donald trump, israel, cheney, mr. durbin, iceland, white house,...
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The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports held a hearing on improving America's freight industry and supply chains. Experts from the transportation sector took several questions on the nation's infrastructure, including the need for infrastructure investment, safety and security at the country's ports, addressing trade bottlenecks, and increased safety standards. They also addressed the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has...
Topics: peters, mr. byrd, cbp, aapa, ata, fischer, mr. baker, mr. connor, fisher, florida, georgia,...
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IRS and treasury officials testified before a Senate Finance subcommittee on the widening gap between taxes owed and taxes paid in the U.S. Several topics were covered during the two-hour hearing including modernizing the IRS, President Biden's plan for the department, stricter consequences for repeat tax evaders, and targeting low-income and minority communities for audits instead of large businesses and the top one percent income earners. Sponsor: Senate Finance Subcommittee on Taxation, IRS...
Topics: irs, the irs, johnson, george, biden, grassley, brown, carper, mr. johnson, olson, warren, itc,...
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The annual Washington Conference on the Americas took place virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. In this portion, attendees heard from Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. He focused on immigration challenges and needing to address root causes of migration from countries such as El Salvador and Guatemala. Other topics discussed included efforts to facilitate safe travel during the coronavirus pandemic and trade with other countries. Sponsor: Council of the Americas,Americas...
Topics: susan, biden, mexico, harris, siegel, canada, panama
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Military leaders with the Air Force & Space Force testified on the president's fiscal year 2022 budget request before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense. Other topics discussed included the pilot shortage, competing with China in space and improving the space acquisitions process. Sponsor: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense
Topics: brown, raymond, china, mr. calvert, air force, roth, nasa, russia, gao, latin america, alabama, los...
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The annual Washington Conference on the Americas took place virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. In this portion, attendees heard from Vice President Kamala Harris. She spoke about the administration's policy priorities in Central and South America. Sponsor: Council of the Americas,Americas Society
Topics: joe biden, guatemala, canada, latin america
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Law enforcement officials and firearms experts testified on gun violence prevention efforts before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution. The hearing focused primarily on the issue of "ghost guns" which are homemade guns that lack serial numbers. On May 7, 2021, the Justice Department released a proposed rule that would update the definition of a firearm and seeks to close the "ghost gun" regulatory loophole. Among the witnesses testifying were Baltimore...
Topics: pennsylvania, atf, shapiro, biden, baltimore, blumenthal, cruz, harrison, new york, philadelphia,...
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University of Virginia's Institute of Democracy hosted a virtual discussion with lawmakers on government leadership. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Tim Kaine (D-VA) answered questions on bipartisanship in Congress, the president's joint address to Congress, the January 6 attack, and other pressing legislative items being debated in the House and Senate. Sponsor: University of Virginia | Institute of Democracy
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IRS and treasury officials testified before a Senate Finance subcommittee on the widening gap between taxes owed and taxes paid in the U.S. Several topics were covered during the two-hour hearing including modernizing the IRS, President Biden's plan for the department, stricter consequences for repeat tax evaders, and targeting low-income and minority communities for audits instead of large businesses and the top one percent income earners. Sponsor: Senate Finance Subcommittee on Taxation, IRS...
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Law enforcement officials and firearms experts testified on gun violence prevention efforts before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution. The hearing focused primarily on the issue of "ghost guns" which are homemade guns that lack serial numbers. On May 7, 2021, the Justice Department released a proposed rule that would update the definition of a firearm and seeks to close the "ghost gun" regulatory loophole. Among the witnesses testifying were Baltimore...
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President Biden held a virtual meeting with a group of bipartisan governors. The governors spoke of their successes with their state's vaccine rollout and how they are reaching vaccine hesitant residents. Sponsor: White House
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Former NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine was among the speakers participating in a virtual Heritage Foundation discussion on what's next for the Space Force. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation
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[LIVE] The Senate will resume debate on the nomination of Andrea Palm to be Deputy Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary, the number two post under Secretary Becerra. A final confirmation vote is expected. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Biotechnology Innovation Organization Chairman Jeremy Levin discussed the Biden administration's decision to support waiving intellectual property protections for coronavirus vaccines. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
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