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    Stereotypes: How Harmful Are They?

    Participants talked about images of Italian-Americans and the impact of the HBO series “The Sopranos” on stereotypes of Italian-Americans. The series focuses on a New…

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    Italian-American Awards Gala

    The National Italian American Foundation held its 32nd Anniversary Awards Gala at the Hilton Washington and Towers Hotel. Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese received the…

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    The White House and the Press

    Dana Perino talked about her heritage and genealogy, employment as White House press secretary, the effects of telecommunications advancements on her position, and numerous relevant,…

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    Italian-American Dinner

    President Bush spoke at the 16th Anniversary Dinner of the National Italian-American Foundation, during which his wife Barbara and several other notable Italian-Americans were honored for…

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    Clinton and Barbara Bush Campaign Speeches

    Democratic candidate Governor Clinton discussed various campaign issues, as did Mrs. Bush. One main topic at the black-tie dinner was family issues.

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    Italian-American Awards Dinner

    President Clinton spoke about the challenge of ethnic diversity throughout the world. He focused on ethnic conflicts throughout the world and how people need to learn to respect…

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    U.S. Economy

    Mr. Greenspan spoke about the state of the U.S. economy. Among the topics he addressed were the potential impact of surging energy prices, competition and market flexibility, and…

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    Economic Outlook

    Mr. Bernanke spoke about the U.S. economic outlook. In his remarks he talked about inflation, the state of the housing market, and the health of the U.S. automobile…

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    One America Award

    Former President Bush received the “One America” award from the National Italian American Foundation in recognition of his efforts to raise private funds for the victims of the…

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    State of the U.S. Economy

    Mr. Greenspan spoke about a number of economic issues. He discussed concerns about the availability of oil reserves, noting that while earlier concerns about the depletion of oil…

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    International Trade in the 1990's

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    Italian American Legislative Conference

    Chairman Greenspan addressed a group of Italian American business leaders and CEOs as part of the Italian American Legislative Conference. Senator D’Amato introduced Chairman…

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    Alito Supreme Court Nomination

    The NIAF, in conjunction with local Italian American community organizations and clubs, spoke to reporters about their support for the nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme…

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    Business, Economy and the New Millennium

    Mr. Greenspan talked about the state of the American economy, cautioning investors that stock prices had increased in recent years because investors have misperceived the risks…

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    Congressional Briefing

    Congressional leaders talked about legislative issues, including Social Security, the national debt, the federal budget surplus and tax reform. Mr. Grasso acted as moderator.

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    Why 435? Increasing the Size of the House

    The National Italian American Foundation held its Great Issues Forum to study “Arguments and Strategies for Increasing the Size of the House of Representatives.” It was noted…

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    Domestic Policy Issues

    Rep. LaFalce talked about the history of the National Italian American Foundation and other topics. Senator Dole talked about various domestic and campaign issues and answered…

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    Business in an Uncertain Economy

    Mr. Greenspan spoke about the impact of terrorist attacks on the U.S. economy and prospects for future economic growth.

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    U.S. Economic Issues

    Participants talked about the U.S. economy and their efforts to maintain a balanced federal budget. They focused on the appropriations process and the need for tax reduction for…

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