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    Future of Social Security

    Panelists offered their recommendations on changes needed to Social Security and how the politics surrounding the issue might play out in the 2012 elections. Among the topics they…

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    Jared Bernstein on President's Health Care Plan

    White House Economic Adviser Jared Bernstein spoke about the president’s health care plan, economic stimulus measures, and the state of the economy. He responded to telephone…

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    January 2013 Tax Increases and Budget Cuts

    Journalists spoke about the “fiscal cliff” prompted by automatic spending cuts through sequestration and tax increases scheduled to commence at the beginning of 2013. They spoke…

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    Housing Market and the Economy

    Following opening remarks by Tom Wilson, Jared Bernstein, economic adviser to Vice President Biden, talked about the relationship between the housing market and the economy.
    This program was…

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    Poverty in the United States

    Jared Bernstein and Charles Murray debated the role of government in addressing poverty and income inequality. Mr. Murray argued that communities work best with a traditional…

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    Book Discussion on Money Well Spent?

    Michael Grabell, author of Money Well Spent?: The Truth Behind the Trillion-Dollar Stimulus, the Biggest Economic Recovery Plan in History, talked about the “American Recovery and…

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    Economic Recovery Options

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    Tax Credits and Welfare Programs

    Witnesses testified about U.S. tax credits and welfare programs, and whether the programs discouraged work and higher earnings for recipients. Iain Duncan Smith, the first sitting…

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    U.S. Economy and Job Creation, Business Owner and Academics

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on ideas to fix the U.S. economy. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of regulation of business and the economy, tax policy, and worker…

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    2014 Economy Summit, Domestic Economy Panel

    Panelists talked about the U.S. economy and the federal budget. Speakers included Jared Bernstein, former economic adviser to Vice President Biden, Maya MacGuiness of the Committee for…

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    Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term

    Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Robert Gibbs spoke to reporters and answered questions on a number of issues. White House economic advisers Melody Barnes and Jared Bernstein spoke at the beginning of the briefing…

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    Jobs Creation

    Participants spoke about the state of the economy and jobs creation proposals being considered by Congress.

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    Higher Education Costs

    Students and college presidents discussed the rapidly rising costs of higher education. The forum was held as a result of a new report released by Public Agenda entitled Squeeze Play.…

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    Urban Fiscal Challenges

    Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program and the National League of Cities hosted a forum on city fiscal conditions, the responses being undertaken by creative mayors, and the implications for…

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    Employment and Economic Recovery

    The House Education and Labor Committee held a hearing titled “Building an Economic Recovery Package: Creating and Preserving Jobs in America.” Witnesses testified about…

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    U.S. Manufacturing and Trade Policy

    Panelists at the Aspen Institute discussed U.S. manufacturing and trade policy.

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    Obama 2012 Election Campaign

    Former Obama administration adviser Jared Bernstein and Representative Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) talked about the Obama presidency.

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    Debt and Deficit Reduction

    Fiscal policy scholars assessed the impact of deficit reduction on the economy. The speakers provided policy recommendations for reducing the deficit and achieving economic…

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    Economic Stimulus Special

    Studio guests talked about the state of the economy and progress made by economic stimulus measures. They spoke on the 100 day anniversary of the $787 billion economic stimulus package…

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