CD262: Inside C-SPAN with Howard Mortman

CD262: Inside C-SPAN with Howard Mortman

Nov 13, 2022

As we wait for the final results of the midterm elections to determine which party will control the House, enjoy Jen’s interview with C-SPAN Communications Director, Howard Mortman. Jen and Howard discuss all things C-SPAN, including what C-SPAN crews are and are not allowed to film and the network’s funding sources and distribution, as well has Howard’s podcast, the Weekly, and his book, When Rabbis Bless Congress.

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Executive Producer Recommended Sources

Ecomodernist Society of North America

CD261: Inflation Reduction Act

CD258: Gain of Function Research


Background Sources

Howard Mortman

Howard Mortman Bio

C-SPAN’s The Weekly Podcast

Book: When Rabbis Bless Congress: The Great American Story of Jewish Prayers on Capitol Hill

On Twitter @HowardMortman

Jen on C-SPAN

Washington Journal, August 9, 2019

Washington Journal, September 10, 2022

Alzheimer’s Testimony Seth Rogan’s and Charity

“Alzheimer’s Disease Research.” February 26, 2014. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services.

Hilarity for Charity (HFC)

Origins of COVID-19

Katherine Eban and Jeff Kao. October 28, 2022. “COVID-19 Origins: Investigating a ‘Complex and Grave Situation’ Inside a Wuhan Lab.” ProPublica.

Cover Art

Design by Only Child Imaginations

Music Presented in This Episode

Intro & Exit: Tired of Being Lied To by David Ippolito (found on Music Alley by mevio)

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