Government Achievements of the Past Fifty Years
Participants talked about a survey of political scientists and historians which rated the top achievements of the federal government over… read more
Participants talked about a survey of political scientists and historians which rated the top achievements of the federal government over the past 50 years. Among the issues addressed in the report were the Marshall Plan, expansion of civil rights, the fall of communism, and levels of shared power between state and federal governments. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Eugene "E.J." Joseph Dionne Jr. Columnist Washington Post
- Paul Light Director Brookings Institution->Public Service Center
- Ronald H. Nessen Vice President Brookings Institution->Communications
- Daniel Schorr Senior Analyst National Public Radio->News
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