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C-SPAN brings together best-selling nonfiction authors and influential interviewers for wide-ranging, hour- long conversations. Find this podcast every Saturday after 10 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you "Lectures in History" and "Q&A" podcasts.
 
C-SPAN's Susan Swain hosts intriguing hour-long conversations with people who are making things happen. New episodes every Sunday evening. From the network that brings you "Washington Today" and "Lectures in History" podcasts.
 
Booknotes is back with more compelling interviews in a new podcast, Booknotes+. Taking the concept from Brian Lamb's long running Booknotes TV program, the podcast offers listeners more books and authors. Booknotes+ features a mix of new interviews with authors and historians, along with some old favorites from the archives. The platform may be different, but the goal is the same – give listeners the opportunity to learn something new.
 
Come along on a journey with a father and son team as they discuss different ideas and end the day still friends, still family and still caring deeply for each other. While we do not always agree, and don't even "agree to disagree" (actually, we both hate that phrase!) we will always come back to a place of mutual appreciation for the other's viewpoint.
 
Conversations with people making the news and the journalists who cover them. Legislators and guests with expertise in a wide range of topics including: the economy, technology, education, the environment, the military, and many more talk with reporters who cover their shared area of interest.
 
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House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA) responds to a reporter's question on whether GOP Reps. Boebert, Gosar and Greene are distractions for the party and could threaten their chances of taking the majority in November 2022. He said anything that distracts from the GOP message, "causes problems, yes." He noted that Rep. Boebert apologized publ…
 
President Biden talked about the Continuing Resolution, an 11 week stopgap government funding bill, that passed Congress on Thursday, and when he signs it into law, will avert a government shutdown. He also spoke about the jobs report from the Labor Department showing 210,000 jobs created in November and the unemployment rate falling to 4.2%…
 
Today's program looks at the temporary federal government funding bill, President Biden on steps to slow spread of COVID-19 omicron variant and U.S. confronting Russia over Ukraine. Interviews with The Hill's Nathaniel Weixel (25) and Heritage Foundation's James Jay Carafano (40). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Effie Parks hosts the Once Upon a gene podcast. Her son was born with a rare disease and it left her feeling completely isolated. She created the podcast to find other parents who are raising a kid with a rare disease. It's full of resources and personal stories from families who are navigating this unique lifestyle. Because of Her Podcast As Effie…
 
WASPs – White Anglo-Saxon Protestants – such as Henry Adams, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, Dean Acheson, and Joe Alsop, held an outsized influence on American culture and history for much of the country's history, waning only after the mid-twentieth century. Author Michael Knox Beran ("BARE"-in) joins us to talk about the power, privilege, and co…
 
The latest on the omicron variant with President Joe Biden, from earlier today at the White House. Plus, more on the variant with Dr. Amesh Adalja of Johns Hopkins and Cristina Marcos of The Hill with a look ahead at Congress. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy C-SPAN
 
Abram Van Engen of Washington University in St. Louis taught a class about how the Pilgrims became part of the United States' founding story in 19th-century history textbooks. He described why early historians and educators emphasized the Pilgrims' Plymouth Colony over earlier settlements, such as Jamestown in Virginia. Learn more about your ad cho…
 
Abraham Lincoln and his wife Mary were the parents of four boys. Only one – Robert – lived beyond his eighteenth birthday. Author Jason Emerson spent nearly a decade researching the 82-plus years of Robert Lincoln's life, including his time as a Union soldier, minister to Great Britain, Secretary of War, and president of the Pullman Car Company. Mr…
 
Today's program looks at President Biden's nominations for Federal Reserve Chair and Vice Chair, deadline for the federal employee COVID-19 vaccine mandate, State Department reaction to the Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai case. Interview with MarketWatch's Gregg Robb (9). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Mayukh Sen, a James Beard Award-winning writer and adjunct professor of food journalism at New York University, discusses his book "Taste Makers," in which he profiles seven immigrant women who transformed American cuisine during the second half of the 20th century. Two of the women profiled are Elena Zelayeta a blind chef and bestselling cookbook …
 
American University professor Pamela Nadell taught a class about the rise in anti-Semitism in America between World War I and II. She described the 1915 lynching of Jewish man Leo Frank in Georgia, how international anti-Semitic texts made their way to America, and the role Henry Ford played in spreading anti-Jewish sentiments. Learn more about you…
 
Today's program looks at House debate on the $1.75T social spending bill, President Biden meets with leaders of Canada & Mexico and FL Gov. DeSantis signs COVID-19 anti-vaccine mandate bills. Interview with WSJ's Andrew Ackerman on Comptroller of Currency nominee (27). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
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