International Assistance Programs

A hearing was held on the fiscal year 2009 appropriations for international assistance programs and U.S. contributions to international… read more

A hearing was held on the fiscal year 2009 appropriations for international assistance programs and U.S. contributions to international financial institutions. Members asked how the U.S. can fund international assistance programs given the deficit and the failing economy. Other topics included World Bank loans to Iran, loan forgiveness for indebted nations, and whether or not the Treasury Department will put pressure on China to stop human rights abuses in Tibet. close

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Program ID:
204829-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 11, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 18, 2008

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  • Apr 11, 2008 | 10:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2008 | 6:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 18, 2008 | 3:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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