American Competitiveness

Bill Gates testified about the state of education in the U.S. and its impact on the ability of Americans to compete in the global… read more

Bill Gates testified about the state of education in the U.S. and its impact on the ability of Americans to compete in the global economy. In his remarks he said that overhauls of the nation’s schools and immigration laws were urgently needed to keep jobs from going overseas, challenged lawmakers to push for higher educational standards and to make more challenging coursework available to students. He also called for more resources and investment in high school math and science education. close

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196985-1
Category:
Senate Committee
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Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 7, 2007
Last Aired:
Mar 8, 2007

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  • Mar 07, 2007 | 9:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 07, 2007 | 8:25pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 2007 | 12:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 2007 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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