The New Administration and the 111th Congress

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay and Jack Quinn, former White House counsel to President Bill Clinton, talked about the key… read more

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay and Jack Quinn, former White House counsel to President Bill Clinton, talked about the key issues facing the new administration and the 111th Congress. These issues included the role of lobbyists in President Obama’s administration, public financing of campaigns, tax policy, and partisanship in politics. The panelists answered questions from the audience. Roll Call television host Robert Traynham moderated. 

The event, “Counterpoint: Examining The Issues Of 2009,” was held in the Atrium Room of the Ronald Reagan Building. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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The New Administration and the 111th Congress

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Program ID:
282418-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 14, 2008
Last Aired:
Jan 4, 2009

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  • Nov 14, 2008 | 8:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 15, 2008 | 12:49am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 15, 2008 | 3:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 15, 2008 | 12:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 03, 2009 | 10:02am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 04, 2009 | 4:07am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 04, 2009 | 3:05pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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