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    Congressional Role in Combating Terrorism

    Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) talked about the role of Congress in battling ISIL* militants. He urged members of Congress to fulfill their constitutional responsibilities and introduce…

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    Cuts to Early Childhood Education Programs

    Panelists talked about the impact of sequestration budget cuts to the Head Start program. *Some 57,000 children were expected to lose Head Start or face reduced services due to…

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    Future of U.S. Manufacturing

    House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and others talked about efforts to increase domestic-made products, and the manufacturing industry’s importance to the economy and national…

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    Health Care Reform Forum

    Senate Finance Committee Chair Max Baucus talked about his priorities for health care reform. In his remarks he said that the health insurance industry may have to compromise on a…

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    Health Reform Forum Panel Discussion

    A scholar, a political correspondent, and a White House adviser participated in a panel discussion on reforming health care. Topics included the prospects for achieving health care…

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    National Clean Energy Project

    After opening remarks by several participants, policy makers and energy industry leaders spoke about building a modern electricity grid and reducing reliance on foreign oil. Among the…

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    Economic Stimulus Package and Low-Wage Workers

    Panelists spoke about ways in which recent economic stimulus and recovery legislation would affect low-wage workers. Among the topics they addressed were likely areas of job creation,…

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    Progressive Outlook for Obama Administration

    Panelists spoke about the online release of material from the book edited by Mark Green and Michele Jolin, Change for America: A Progressive Blueprint for the 44th President, to be…

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    Policy Priorities for the Obama Administration

    Participants spoke about challenges and policy concerns facing the new administration as President-elect Obama prepares to take office following his inauguration. Among the topics they…

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    Women and Minorities in Politics

    A panel discussion was held on the progress and remaining challenges faced by Hispanic women in participating in politics and life. Among the topics the addressed were the 2008…

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    White House Relations with Congress

    Participants in a conference on the presidential transition process spoke about previous administration efforts during transition periods, promises made by both 2008 presidential candidates…

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    Presidential Transitions

    Participants in a conference on the upcoming presidential transition spoke about past administration efforts during transition periods, promises made by both 2008 presidential candidates to…

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    White House Transition Project

    Participants in a conference on the upcoming presidential transition spoke about past administration efforts during transition periods, promises made by both 2008 presidential candidates to…

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    Presidential Transitions

    Participants in a conference on the upcoming presidential transition spoke about past administration efforts during transition periods, promises made by both 2008 presidential candidates to…

    278 views
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    McCain Campaign Foreign Policy Agenda

    During a multi-part progressive assessment of Senator McCain’s presidential campaign, panelists spoke about his foreign policy agenda. Among the topics they addressed were U.S.…

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    McCain Campaign Health Care Agenda

    During a multi-part progressive assessment of Senator McCain’s presidential campaign, panelists spoke about his health care proposals. Among the topics they addressed were…

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    McCain Campaign Economic Agenda

    During a multi-part progressive assessment of Senator McCain’s presidential campaign, panelists spoke about his economic policy proposals. Among the topics they addressed were…

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    The First Hundred Days

    A discussion was held on the first 100 days of the next presidential administration. Topics included using President Franklin Roosevelt’s first hundred days as a good example for…

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    Global Climate Change Policy

    Representative Edward Markey, chairman of the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, outlined his vision on effective climate legislation. He spoke about…

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    Democratic Foreign Policy

    Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Joe Biden talked about the foreign policy statements of Senator John McCain. He characterized Senator McCain’s policy as a…

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