About C-SPAN Video Library

The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives. More Info

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Warren Rudman, 1930-2012

November 20, 2012

Warren Rudman, a New Hampshire senator and fiscal leader while in Congress and later, has a bio page in the C-SPAN Video Library. There you can find 230 programs where he appeared including this American Profile interview that looked it his life and career. Use the Video Library to find out more and watch the many appearances of this late senator.

Bernanke Coins Fiscal Cliff Term

November 19, 2012

Ron Paul Farewell Speech

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) did not seek reelection and is retiring from Congress at the end of this session. He has 496 appearances in the Video Library. You can review all his speeches on his bio page. Remember you the appearances tab on the bio page has a drop down so that you can sort by type of speeches. This is an easy way to see his House appearances where he has given many of his noted speeches on economic policy.

Rep. Paul recently gave what he billed as his farewell speech on the House of Representatives floor.

Post-Election Analysis

November 9, 2012

Now that the election is over, think tanks in Washington are engaged in post-election analysis. C-SPAN has covered many of these panels with election experts. Watch Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg here. CQ Roll Call held a day-long session with five panels that can be seen here. American Enterprise Institute experts offered their analysis here. National Journal also held an all-day session with six panels that can be found here.

You can be as informed in your arm chair at home using the C-SPAN Video Library as you would be sitting in Washington. In fact, you can be more informed because you can be at all of the events virtually. Follow Washington politics through the C-SPAN Video Library.

Campaign Victory and Concession Speeches

November 6, 2012

Past victory and concession speeches can be viewed at this link. C-SPAN will be airing many victory and concession speeches for 2012 including those of Obama and Romney. Watch. Clip. Share in the C-SPAN Video Library.