Economic Recovery Plans
Secretary Chao and others testified about economic stimulus and job creation. Among the topics they addressed were the creation of personal reemployment accounts, distribution of unemployment benefits, and training opportunities.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Elaine L. Chao Secretary Department of Labor
- Kenneth A. Mayfield President National Association of Counties
- Lawrence "Larry" Mishel President Economic Policy Institute
- John A. Boehner U.S. Representative [R] Ohio
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