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    U.S. Fiscal Policy

    Nine public policy institutes cosponsored a conference on U.S. fiscal policy. Following several speeches, two panels discussed the issue and responded to questions from the…

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    Balancing the Federal Budget

    Brookings Institution scholars talked about a report they are releasing today, “Restoring Fiscal Sanity: How to Balance the Budget.” The book analyzes the federal budget deficit…

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    Economic State of Cities

    Participants talked about the state of the economy and financing the needs of cities. Among the topics they addressed were federal levels of funding, economic stimulus proposals, tax…

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    Deputy Budget Director Confirmation Hearing

    The committee heard testimony from members of Congress and Ms. Rivlin in her confirmation hearing for Deputy Budget Director in the Office of Management and Budget under Budget…

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    Clinton Economic Conference

    Economists and business leaders spoke on the balance between the environment, technology, and economic growth in the third session on the second day of the economic conference in the…

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    Clinton Cabinet Appointments

    Gov. Clinton held a news conference to announce his appointments for economic policy positions in his administration, including Secretary of the Treasury and Budget…

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    Restructuring Government

    Ms. Rivlin, a former director of the Congressional Budget Office, spoke on proposals to restructure the American government to deal with pressing problems in society. She…

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    Reviving the American Dream

    The Brookings Institution sponsored a forum to mark the release of a book by Alice Rivlin entitled Reviving the American Dream: The Economy, the States, and the Federal Government.…

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    Rebuilding the Engine of Opportunity

    The Democratic Leadership Council sponsored a forum during their meeting in New Orleans on strategies for United States economic policy. The Democratic Leadership Council is an…

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    Economic Growth Package

    The committee continued its examination of the health of the U.S. economy. Members heard testimony on a number of congressional proposals aimed at providing tax relief to middle-income…

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    Budget Act Review

    Members of the House Budget Committee’s Budget Process Reconciliation and Enforcement Task Force heard testimony on possible reforms of the Budget Enforcement Act. Of particular…

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    Luncheon in Honor of Rep. William Gray

    The Woman’s National Democratic Club held a luncheon in honor of Rep. William Gray, who will resign his seat September 11 to assume the presidency of the United Negro College…

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    Washington Economics

    Ms. Rivlin talked about the finances of the District of Columbia. She looked at the future of the Washington, DC economy. She also talked about the need for budget cutbacks…

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    Social Issues After the Persian Gulf War

    Panel members addressed domestic social issues following the Persian Gulf war in the first annual seminar on U.S. domestic and foreign policy issues sponsored by the University of Maryland…

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    Self-Reliance and Community Responsibility

    The Brookings Institution, a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank on public policy, held its 75th anniversary conference on public policy with invited speakers on U.S. domestic and foreign…

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    Federal Budget Legislation

    The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget held a panel discussion on the means of creating an effective federal budget through the legislative process. Members of the panel spoke…

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    Advocacy and the Public Interest

    The Club’s mission is to provide a forum where democratic opinions are discussed to provide an environment of education, service, and political action. The speakers addressed how…

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    Federal Budget and the Economy

    Ms. Rivlin, Mr. Penner and Mr. Reischauer, all former directors of the Congressional Budget Office, discuss the effects of the federal budget on the American…

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    Social Security Tax Cut, Part 3

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