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Republican Response to the State of the Union Address01/21/15
Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) delivers the Republican response to President Obama's annual State of the Union address.
2015 State of the Union Address
In an address to a joint session of Congress President Obama says, "The shadow of crisis has passed, and the State of the Union is strong." The president touches on several themes, including investment in infrastructure, education, and bipartsanship.
News Conference with President Obama and British Prime Minister David...
President Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron hold a joint news conference following their meeting at the White House. Topics include the recent terror attacks in Paris and the ongoing nuclear talks with Iran.
Republican Leadership News Conference
As House and Senate Republicans attend their joint two-day retreat in Hershey, Pennsylvania, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) brief reporters on their legislative agenda and answer their questions.
President Obama Remarks on Broadband Access
President Obama speaks about increasing access to affordable, high-speed broadband across the country during an appearance at Cedar Falls Utilities in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
White House Briefing
Spokesperson Josh Earnest briefs reporters and responds to questions on a variety of topics, including response to criticism of U.S. failure to send a high-ranking official to a Sunday rally in Paris following the [Charlie Hebdo] shootings.
President Obama and Vice President Biden Remarks in Tennessee
President Obama and Vice President Biden along with second lady Jill Biden deliver remarks on educational opportunities at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee. The president opens with comments on developments in Paris.
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Weekly Briefing
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) briefs reporters and answers their questions on a variety of issues, including his party's legislative agenda. He also addresses the reasons for the recent failed effort to unseat him as speaker.
Senate Ceremonial Swearing-In with Vice President Biden
Vice President Joe Biden holds a ceremonial swearing-in with newly elected and re-elected senators in the Old Senate Chamber. This follows the official swearing-in ceremony from earlier on the Senate floor.
U.S. Senate: Opening of the 114th Congress
The Senate convenes for its first legislative session of the 114th Congress; control shifts to Republicans. Following prayer and pledge, election certificates are presented and recently elected members are sworn in by Vice President Joe Biden.
[Young v. United Parcel Service] Oral Argument (Audio)
The Supreme Court hears oral argument in [Young v. United Parcel Service], on whether UPS' decision to put a pregnant employee on unpaid leave violates the Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978.
Washington Journal: Julie Rovner and Margot Sanger-Katz on the...
Health care journalists Julie Rovner and Margot Sanger-Katz talk about the state of the Affordable Care Act and what changes are expected in 2015 for health care coverage under the law.
White House Tribal Nations Conference
Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General Eric Holder, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, HUD Secretary Julian Castro, and Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx speak at the White House Tribal Nations Conference.
Washington Journal: Sharyl Attkisson on [Stonewalled]
Author Sharyl Attkisson discusses her book, [Stonewalled: My Fight for Truth Against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama's Washington], about her experiences while pursuing information about White House policies.
Washington Journal: Mark Dimondstein on 2015 Postal Service Changes
American Postal Workers Union President Mark Dimondstein talks about U.S. Postal Service changes scheduled for 2015, including the reduction of 7,000 jobs.
President Obama 2014 Year-End News Conference
President Obama holds a year-end news conference for reporters ahead of his annual holiday vacation with family in Hawaii. He takes questions from reporters, and criticizes Sony's cancelling of the release of "The Interview" as a mistake.
President Obama Statement on Cuba
President Obama announces major changes in U.S. foreign policy toward Cuba, including opening an embassy in Havana and opening trade and travel to the country, following the release of American Alan Gross, who was imprisoned there for five years.
Washington Journal: Brad and Dallas Woodhouse
Political operatives and brothers Brad and Dallas Woodhouse discuss their documentary, [Woodhouse Divided]. They also talk the political divide in the U.S. and in their family. Their mother, Joy, joins by phone about 23 minutes into the program.
A Conversation with Donald Trump
In remarks at the Economic Club of Washington, D.C., Donald Trump says he will decide on a president run next spring. He also talks about the state of the nation and the economy.
CIA Director John Brennan on Interrogation Report
CIA Director John Brennan gives his first on-the-record reaction to the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on the agency's detention and interrogation practices, saying, "At times we came up short."
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