Technology and Government

Eric Schmidt, a member of President-Elect Barack Obama’s Transition Economic Advisory Board, talked about the intersection between… read more

Eric Schmidt, a member of President-Elect Barack Obama’s Transition Economic Advisory Board, talked about the intersection between technology and the economy. He discussed ways in which technology can help the new administration and Congress in generating short- and long-term economic and job growth and restoring public trust in government. Topics included the need to build a 21st century infrastructure, support for research and innovation, repairs of the education system, and ways to make the government more open and responsive. He responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
282455-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 2008
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2008

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  • Nov 18, 2008 | 1:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2008 | 4:37pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 19, 2008 | 1:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 19, 2008 | 5:23am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 23, 2008 | 2:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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