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5 Special Episodes of January 6 - Views from the House. House lawmakers recount their first-hand experiences on January 6, when a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol trying to overturn the 2020 presidential election results. Fourteen members of Congress share stories of what they saw, heard and experienced while in the House chamber and as they escaped to a secure location.

5 Special Episodes of January 6 - Views from the House. House lawmakers recount their first-hand experiences on January 6, when a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol trying to overturn the 2020 presidential election results. Fourteen members of Congress share stories of what they saw, heard and experienced while in the House chamber and as they escaped to a secure location.

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5 Special Episodes of January 6 - Views from the House. House lawmakers recount their first-hand experiences on January 6, when a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol trying to overturn the 2020 presidential election results. Fourteen members of Congress share stories of what they saw, heard and experienced while in the House chamber and as they escaped to a secure location.

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Episodes

January 6th: Views from the House Reps. Markwayne Mullin, Jason Crow and Tom Malinowski

7/25/2021
Three House lawmakers - Reps. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK), Jason Crow (D-CO), and Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) - recount their first-hand experiences on January 6, when a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol trying to overturn the 2020 presidential election results. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:03:21

C-SPAN's 2021 Presidential Historians Survey

7/2/2021
This week our guests are Rachel Katz, Survey Project Coordinator, and two of the historians that participated, Professor Elizabeth Cobbs from Texas A&M University and author and Lincoln Historian Harold Holzer. They discuss how they feel about the ranking of presidents, what characteristics are important, and what light this shines on the chief executive's time in office. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:12

What's Next for the AUMF?

6/25/2021
On this episode of C-SPAN Radio's The Weekly Podcast….the battle over the AUMF…the Authorization of the Use of Military Force. Congress passed it in 2002…nearly 20 years ago…after 9/11. How is it still used? And how do the different branches play into its continued authority? We talk with John Glaser, Director of Foreign Studies at CATO, and Elizabeth Saunders, Professor in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. Both offer...

Duration:00:32:32

Jesse Eisinger, on ProPublica's Tax Secrets of the Wealthy

6/18/2021
They say that no one can avoid death...or taxes. But that might not be true for some of the United States' top 1%. Jesse Eisinger of ProPublica breaks down the numbers and information about what some of the wealthiest Americans might not be paying...and how it's legal. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:48

The US/Russian Relationship with Alina Polyakova, of CEPA

6/11/2021
With President Joe Biden meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, we speak with Alina Polyakova (A-LEAN-A Poly-ah-KOVA), President of the Center for European Policy Analysis. She shares her insights on how Russian President Vladimir Putin views the United States and what President Biden must keep in mind before and during the meeting. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:19

Defending Against Cyber Hacks with Former Sec. of Defense Leon Panetta

6/4/2021
Cyberattacks have impacted everything from the New York Transit system…to the ferry that operates on Martha's Vineyard, and they pose one of the largest threats in the 21st century. Former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta joins the program to offer his insights into what the United States should be doing in order to protect itself now and in the future. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:46

The Price of Earmarks

5/28/2021
Two viewpoints on Congressional earmarks with Ross Baker, a veteran of Capitol Hill and a professor of government at Rutgers University, and Jenny Beth Martin, co-founder of Tea Party Patriots. They share their differing viewpoints on the practice of lawmakers inserting money into bills that impact their states and districts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:25

Dr. Ashish Jha MD & MPH, with Perspectives on a Pandemic

5/21/2021
Our guest this week is Dr. Ashish Jha, Dean of the School of Public Health at Brown University. He joins to discuss the Covid-19 pandemic, the over 165 million cases worldwide, and the over 3.4 million dead. We discuss what can be learned from the pandemic and how that will impact the science of medicine and public health, moving forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:49

Supply Chain Vulnerabilities with Professor Rob Handfield of North Carolina State University

5/14/2021
A look at why the Colonial Pipeline cyber-attack had a ripple effect along the East Coast. And why a ship stuck in the Suez Canal brought production transportation to a grinding halt for nearly a week, plus what this pandemic has taught us about the products we buy and how we get them. Our guest is Rob Handfield, a professor of supply chain management and North Carolina State University. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:00

The China Challenge with Dean Cheung of Heritage and Jennifer Hillman of CFR

5/7/2021
Taking on the China challenge, as outlined in President Biden's speech before a Joint Session of Congress last month. Our guests provide two different perspectives on the economic and political challenges the U.S. is facing from China. Dean Cheung, Senior Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, and Jennifer Hillman, Senior Fellow at the Council of Foreign Relations provide differing views on the best path forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:06

The Census & Implications for Congress with Reid Epstein of NYT & David Wasserman of Cook Political Report

4/30/2021
The New York Times' Reid Epstein and David Wasserman of The Cook Political Report take an in-depth look at the new Census numbers and their political implications for Congress and the 2022 mid-term elections. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:27

Race in America After The Trial of Derek Chauvin with April Thames, Professor at USC

4/23/2021
Our conversation this week focuses on the guilty verdict of Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd. Professor Thame's research ties together common threads from the coronavirus death toll and the death of George Floyd...to the social inequities stemming from racism in America. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:14

History of the Congressional Black Caucus with Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC)

4/16/2021
Established in 1971, the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) provides a foundation for African American members of Congress to use their full powers as provided by law. Joining us this week is Majority Whip James Clyburn, Democrat of South Carolina who discusses the history of the group and its priorities moving forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:52

The Future of Remote Work with Kim Hart, Technology Correspondent for Axios

4/9/2021
What will our jobs, our workspaces, and even the U.S. economy look like after the pandemic is over. New number released in a Prudential/Morning Consult poll indicate that 1 in 4 Americans intend to leave their job once Covid-19 has subsided. We talk with Kim Hart, a technology correspondent at Axios about what all of this means. www.oracle.com/goto/cspan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:16

Senate Filibuster Changes with Kimberley Strassel, Columnist, The Wall Street Journal

4/2/2021
A look at the debate over the Senate filibuster, which members on both sides of the aisle are debating on the floor and through the media. We speak with Kimberley Strassel of The Wall Street Journal about what could happen if the filibuster is changed or even abandoned. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:03

The Future of China with Dr. Tara O, Heritage Foundation, Adjunct Fellow

3/26/2021
A conversation with Dr. Tara O on America's relationship with China. She's a fellow at the Hudson Institute and shares her insights on issues from human rights to trade. She explains the complex relationship the United States has with China. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:37

Senator Richard Russell (D-GA) with Senate Historian Betty Koed and LSU Professor Robert Mann

3/19/2021
On this episode a look at the controversy around the senate office building named after Former Senator Richard Russell, Democrat of Georgia. He died in 1971, but it's votes and remarks he made before his death that have some in Washington calling for the building to be renamed. Betty Koed, United States Senate Historian and Professor Robert Mann of LSU provide insights into this issue. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:50

$1.9T Stimulus Bill w/ Veronique de Rugy, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center

3/12/2021
Veronique de Rugy joins to discuss the $1.9 trillion dollar COVID-19 relief bill and how it impacts the United State's already growing federal debt…which is now exceeding $28 trillion dollars. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:40

Theo Padnos, Author, "Blindfold - A Memoir of Capture, Torture, and Enlightenment"

3/5/2021
Our guest this week shares his story of being held captive for two years in Syria, while facing brutal abuse and constant death threats. It has been 10 years this month since the Syrian civil war began and Theo Padnos shares his insights and knowledge about this middle eastern country. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:46

Gady Epstein, China Affairs Editor, The Economist

2/26/2021
An in-depth look at U.S. and China relations with Gady Epstein, China Editor for the Economist. From trade, human rights, covid-19 and the military, it is all up for discussion during this conversation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:34