Cameras in the Supreme Court
May 19, 2010
Election Coverage Tonight on C-SPAN
May 18, 2010
Today is primary day in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Arkansas. Tune into C-SPAN tonight to watch candidate victory and concession speeches from these states. Use the Campaign and Elections keyword to find debates and candidate appearances that we have covered from these primaries. C-SPAN and the Video Library. Covering Washington Your Way.
Kagan Visits Capitol Hill
May 17, 2010
Supreme Court justice nominee Elena Kagan called on senators on Capitol Hill this last week. You can see these brief courtesy calls by just typing in Kagan in the search box. We also using a keyword for all programs about Kagan that may not feature her. The general Kagan search will bring these up as well. Don’t miss any of the many programs surrounding this nomination.
NASA and the Video Library
May 14, 2010
Yesterday’s hearing on the future of human space exploration reminded us of all the programming related to NASA in the Archives. It is a treasure trove for anyone who wants to study the evolution of U.S. space policy. C-SPAN also covered the launches and landings of many of the shuttle flights. Just type in NASA launch and you will see many of them. NASA rover brings up coverage of the rover mission to Mars.
Type in NASA Columbia Launch and you can see the launch of Shuttle Columbia which exploded on reentry February 1, 2003. Type in Shuttle Columbia Explosion and see all the programming related to the explosion. The accident occurred during a live call-in and C-SPAN remained with the programming all day.
There is a lot there. Don’t miss the many speeches by astronauts. There is wenty-three years of public policy related to NASA including coverage of some of the actual in-flight maneuvers. Try searching and see what you can find.
Debates on C-SPAN
May 13, 2010
This is the season of state primaries and C-SPAN has featured candidate debates from a number of states. You can find them easily by going to advanced search and then choose format: debate. This brings up all the recent debates C-SPAN has covered.