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"Newsmakers" is C-SPAN's weekly Sunday interview program with the people making news and the journalists who cover them. Newmakers airs Sundays on C-SPAN at 10am ET and 6pm ET.

"Newsmakers" is C-SPAN's weekly Sunday interview program with the people making news and the journalists who cover them. Newmakers airs Sundays on C-SPAN at 10am ET and 6pm ET.
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Washington, DC

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C-SPAN

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"Newsmakers" is C-SPAN's weekly Sunday interview program with the people making news and the journalists who cover them. Newmakers airs Sundays on C-SPAN at 10am ET and 6pm ET.

Twitter:

@cspan

Language:

English

Contact:

400 North Capitol Street NW Suite 650 Washington DC 20001 202-737-3220


Episodes

Newsmakers with Neil Bradley

12/7/2018
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive VP Neil Bradley talks about the climate for business during the Trump presidency, as well as Friday's jobs report, trade and tariffs, deficits and the minimum wage.

Duration:00:30:59

Newsmakers with New Members of Congress

12/2/2018
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There will be 100 new members of the House of Representatives when the 116th Congress begins next year. We meet four of them on Newsmakers: Reps.-Elect Veronica Escobar (D-TX), Mark Green (R-TN), Dean Phillips (D-MN), and Jim Baird (R-IN).

Duration:00:32:14

Newsmakers with Mark Green

11/23/2018
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USAID Administrator Mark Green talks about U.S. aid to other countries, its goals, and how it is working during the Trump Administration.

Duration:00:31:25

Newsmakers with Representative DeFazio

11/16/2018
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House Transportation Committee Ranking Member Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR) is the potential committee chair in the new Congress. He talks about transportation priorities and the possibilities of an infrastructure bill and a gas tax.

Duration:00:32:19

Newsmakers with Army Secretary Mark Esper

11/9/2018
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On Veterans Day weekend, Army Secretary Mark Esper talks about the future of the Army and military-related issues, including force modernization, its role at the border with Mexico, and how it may be impacted in the new Congress.

Duration:00:32:41

Newsmakers with Dan Sena and John Rogers

11/2/2018
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Dan Sena, with the Democratic National Campaign Committee (DCCC), and John Rogers, with the National Republican Campaign Committee (NRCC), talk about what's at stake for both parties in the November 6 midterm elections.

Duration:00:48:20

Newsmakers with Tim Phillips

10/26/2018
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Tim Phillips, senior adviser to Americans for Prosperity Action, talks about key races and issues in the 2018 midterm elections, and how his organization is using its resources.

Duration:00:31:44

Newsmakers with Guy Cecil

10/19/2018
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Guy Cecil, Priorities USA chair, talks about the 2018 midterm elections and his organization's conclusion the Democrats need more digital ads. Priorities USA supported Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton for president.

Duration:00:32:17

Newsmakers with Emily Cain

10/13/2018
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Emily Cain, executive director of EMILY's List, talks about women and the midterm elections. The political action committee supports and makes contributions to pro-choice women candidates.

Duration:00:31:50

Newsmakers with Brian Walsh

10/5/2018
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Brian Walsh, America First Action PAC president, talks about the midterm 2018 elections as well as the impact of the Brett Kavanaugh vote on congressional races. American First Action PAC is closely aligned with President Trump.

Duration:00:30:47

Newsmakers with David McIntosh

9/30/2018
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Club for Growth President David McIntosh talks about the PAC's role in the November midterms. Mr. McIntosh, who is a friend of Judge Brett Kavanaugh and a co-founder of the Federalist Society, also talks about Judge Kavanaugh's nomination.

Duration:00:31:12

Newsmakers with Charlie Kelly

9/21/2018
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House Majority PAC Executive Director Charlie Kelly talks about efforts to flip the House to Democratic control in November. Democrats need to gain 23 seats to win a House majority.

Duration:00:31:40

Newsmakers with Senator Patrick Leahy

9/14/2018
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Senate Appropriations Committee Vice Chair Patrick Leahy (D-VT) is interviewed about Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court and the push to pass spending bills by September 30. Senator Leahy is the Judiciary Committee's former chair.

Duration:00:32:12

Newsmakers with Sonny Perdue

9/7/2018
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Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue (R) discusses the anonymous New York Times op-ed criticizing the president's conduct, compensatory payments to farmers hit by retaliatory tariffs, the NAFTA talks, and the latest on the Farm Bill.

Duration:00:31:54

Newsmakers with Steven Law

8/31/2018
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Steven Law, Senate Leadership Fund president, talks about Republican efforts to keep and possibly expand their majority in the Senate in the 2018 midterm elections.

Duration:00:32:35

Newsmakers with Neera Tanden

8/24/2018
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Neera Tanden, president of the Center for American Progress, talks about the conviction Paul Manafort, Michael Cohen's guilty plea, the indictments of GOP Representatives Duncan Hunter and Chris Collins, and what it all means for 2018 and 2020.

Duration:00:31:31

Newsmakers with Senator Chris Van Hollen

8/17/2018
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Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) talks about prospects of Democrats winning a Senate majority in the midterm elections, his DETER Act legislation with Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Russia sanctions, and the Kavanaugh nomination to the Supreme Court.

Duration:00:31:03

Newsmakers with Jim Bridenstine

8/10/2018
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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine talks about the Trump Administration's priorities for space, including the President's proposal for a Space Force.

Duration:00:31:17

Newsmakers with Alex Smith

8/3/2018
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Alex Smith, executive director of conservative PAC America Rising, talks about the midterms, opposition research, the August campaign push, and President Trump's role in the midterm elections.

Duration:00:32:56

Newsmakers with Senator Ben Cardin

7/27/2018
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Foreign Relations Committee member, Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), talks about President Trump's meeting with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, and questions about what the two leaders discussed. Other topics include, North Korea, tariffs, and immigration.

Duration:00:30:44