Monday's live video events
April 11th, 2011
07:44 AM ET

Monday's live video events

One budget battle appears to be over, but two more economic fights are coming to a head.  Watch CNN.com Live for continuing coverage of the economic conflict in Washington.

Today's programming highlights...

9:30 am ET - Wartime contracting hearing - The Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan meets to discuss whether the federal government can learn from non-governmental organization in creating more effective and less costly federal contracting.

10:30 am ET - Clinton, Finland FM briefing - The conflict in Libya may be discussed when Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her Finnish counterpart speak with reporters.

12:00 pm ET - House takes up budget deal - A deal to fund the federal government for the rest of this year may have been reached late Friday night, but it still must be approved by Congress.  The House takes up the measure this afternoon.

12:30 pm ET - White House briefing - Government spending, the Libya conflict and the nuclear crisis in Japan top Jay Carney's agenda with the White House press corps.

4:00 pm ET - NASA budget hearing - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden discusses the agency's budget needs for next fiscal year when he testifies before a Senate appropriations subcommittee.

CNN.com Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.


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  1. banasy

    OFT:

    Lucifer, relax. It's all right. Such the night in shining armor!

    April 11, 2011 at 4:02 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Lucifer

    Its ok ban, he apologized in the lego thread, I'm here to serve you.

    April 11, 2011 at 4:09 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. Erick

    Navigation

    April 11, 2011 at 4:58 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. R.S.

    What the heck is Clinton doing in Finland?! I am of Finnish herritage so please do not misunderstand. Looking for campaign donations maybe? Now, would'nt that be interesting.

    April 12, 2011 at 2:15 am | Report abuse | Reply
  5. Tony the Prophet

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    April 13, 2011 at 7:01 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  6. Thomas R. Clauss

    Hilary is a wonderful Secretary of State.

    April 18, 2011 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  7. Felix Rance Clauss

    We are proud of the Obama team and their courage.

    April 18, 2011 at 1:39 pm | Report abuse | Reply
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