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    Bill Clinton Remarks

    Former President Bill Clinton spoke at the Campus Progress conference. He talked about about the current federal deficit and debt talks, praising President Obama for his handling of…

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    Domestic Politics and U.S. Global Leadership

    Senator John Kerry talked about the relationship between U.S. domestic policy challenges and its global influence. In his remarks Senator Kerry said he hoped the January 8, 2011,…

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    Representative Weiner on 2010 Health Care Law

    Representative Anthony Weiner talked about the 2010 health care law on the anniversary of President Obama signing it into law. Representative Weiner, who advocated for a single payer…

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    Hillary Clinton at Center for American Progress 10th Anniversary

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave the keynote address at an event honoring the 10th anniversary of the Center for American Progress. She talked about the history of the…

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    Secretary Clinton on U.S. Global Leadership

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about U.S. global leadership. Topics included Libya, the Middle East, and Africa. She also talked about the need to build U.S. economy…

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    15th Anniversary of Oklahoma City Bombing

    The Center for American Progress (CAP) and the Democratic Leadership Council (DLC) co-hosted an event commemorating the 15th anniversary of 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, focusing on the…

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    Housing Market and Presidential Candidates

    Housing experts and civil rights advocates discussed the future of the housing market. They focused on rising foreclosures, unequal opportunity, and access to credit. Janis…

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    President Obama on Jobs and the Economy

    President Obama talked about jobs and the economy, focusing on income inequality, increasing the minimum wage, and the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.

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    Income Inequality and the U.S. Economy

    Alan Krueger gave an in-depth presentation on the rise of economic inequality in the United States, arguing that the shrinking middle class is endangering economic recovery. He talked…

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    Immigration and the Economy

    Panelists talked about a report on the effects of allowing illegal immigrants to gain legal status in the U.S. Raul Hinojosa-Ojeda summarized the contents of the report, Heather Boushey and…

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    Campus Progress National Conference

    Campus Progress, the youth division for the Center for American Progress, held its annual national conference. This portion of the event included former President Bill Clinton and a…

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    Senator Dick Durbin Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

    Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) talked about the “fiscal cliff” and deficit reduction. He said he remained optimistic that Republicans and Democrats could agree on…

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    Occupational Safety and Health Administration 40th Anniversary

    In honor of the 40th anniversary of the creation of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Assistant Labor Secretary David Michaels, labor unions representatives, and…

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    Former Vice President Al Gore Remarks

    Former Vice President Al Gore spoke about climate change and ways to move the progressive view forward. He called the XL Pipeline an “atrocity” and a threat to the…

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    Ambassador Samantha Power on Syrian Use of Chemical Weapons

    Ambassador Samantha Power spoke about potential military action against Syria for the use of chemical weapons on civilians. She said a strike would degrade President Bashar…

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    Voter Demographics and Economics in the 2012 Elections

    Political reporters and analysts discussed about the changing demographics possibly affecting the 2012 elections. The panel came to the consensus that President Obama was losing ground…

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    Men and Marriage

    Panelists looked at the views of men on the increasing presence of women in the workforce and the impact on their lives. Topics included the changing attitudes of some men in the…

    1,118 views
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    Book Discussion on Too Big to Save?

    Robert Pozen looks at the causes of the 2008 financial collapse and says that the financial system needs to be reformed so that we don’t see a repeat down the road.  He argues…

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    Electoral College Reform

    John Koza and John Samples debated possible changes to the electoral college system. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Tara McGuinness…

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    2010 Campus Progress National Conference Plenary Session, Part 1

    As part of the Campus Progress national conference plenary session, Jim Messina talked about the 2010 midterm elections, and Van Jones spoke about a clean energy…

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