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    Housing Policy

    Members of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Housing Commission talked about the findings of their report calling for the elimination of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over a five- to…

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    Clinton Administration Economic Polices

    Former members of Bill Clinton’s administration talked about successful economic policies during his presidency. Mr. Sperling said in trying to stay with the…

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    Discussion on Home Ownership with Henry Cisneros

    Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary talked about the Clinton administration’s efforts to raise the homeownership rate to 66 percent. He also talked about the subprime…

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    Real Estate Markets

    Shiela Bair and banking officials spoke about the state of the real estate market. In her remarks Chairman Bair said that the current “robo-signing” situation underscored…

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    Status of Hispanics in America

    Hispanic academic and business leaders participated in a panel discussion about the status of Hispanic-Americans in higher education and the economy. Among the topics addressed were…

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    Book Discussion on Latinos and the Nation's Future

    Former HUD Secretary Henry Cisneros talked about his book, Latinos and the Nation’s Future (Arte Publico; January 31, 2009). The overriding theme is that the well-being of Latinos…

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    Clinton Campaign Rally in Fort Worth, TX

    Senator Hillary Clinton spoke to supporters at a campaign rally at the stockyards in Fort Worth three days before the Texas primary election. Telephone lines were opened for viewer…

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    Governor Ann Richards Memorial Service

    A memorial service was held for former Texas Governor Ann Richards, who died Wednesday, September 13, at the age of 73. Former Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk, who was secretary of state for Governor…

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    U.S.-Mexico Border

    Authors discussed the U.S.-Mexico border and related issues, including immigration, trade, and culture. Mr. Byrd is the author of a number of books, including The Late Great…

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    Federal, State and Local Partnerships

    Mayors and other experts talked about various aspects of federal, state and local partnerships. Topics included education, neighborhood safety, property taxes, and proposals for new…

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    Closing the Digital Divide

    Panelists talked about increasing access to computer technology both domestically and in developing nations. They concentrated on the areas of technology, health and education, saying…

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    Hispanic Political Power

    Participants discussed the impact of Hispanics on the 2000 elections. In particular they talked about the rising Hispanic population, political races across the country that have been…

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    National League of Cities: The Next 75 Years

    Participants discussed the challenges and potential problems facing cities. Among the issues were the impact of suburbanization and sprawl, effective leadership, and regional…

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    The President's Cabinet

    Ms. Roberts moderated this discussion on the experiences of being a member of the president’s cabinet. They examined issues such as the role of the cabinet in the modern…

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    Volunteerism and Government Problem Solving

    Secretary Shalala and others talked about the practical aspects of using volunteers to help with government problem solving, focusing on utilizing the American capacity for good will and…

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    Community Service Summit Announcement

    President Clinton announced that he and former President Bush will co-chair a summit on community service. It is scheduled to occur in Philadelphia in April.

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    Secretary of HUD Nomination Hearing

    Committee members heard testimony from Andrew Cuomo, son of the former Governor of New York and an assistant secretary at HUD since 1992, President Clinton’s Secretary of Housing and…

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    State of U.S. Cities

    Secretary Cisneros, who is leaving the Cabinet, spoke about the challenges and opportunities facing U.S. cities. He stressed the problems of homelessness, public housing and urban…

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    Community Empowerment Banking Plan

    Secretary Cisneros announced that the administration was providing $20 million for community banks in Washington, DC, Baltimore and six rural Mississippi counties. He stated that these…

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    State of U.S. Cities

    Secretary Cisneros delivered a keynote speech to a National League of Cities conference. In his remarks, he outlined the progress he has seen in U.S. cities while serving as secretary…

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