Economic Recovery Plan

The House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee held a forum on the economic outlook and the components of an economic recovery plan to… read more

The House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee held a forum on the economic outlook and the components of an economic recovery plan to spur job creation and create long-term growth. Participants addressed a report from the National Academies, Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future, and spoke about various means to improve employment rates, restore the housing industry, and provide economic incentives to businesses and consumers.

Representatives George Miller and Rosa DeLauro co-chaired the meeting of members of the House Education and Labor, Science and Technology, Energy and Commerce, Transportation and Infrastructure, Budget, Appropriations, and Ways and Means committees. close

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

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  • Norman R. Augustine Chair National Academies->Committee on Prospering in the Global Economy of the 21st Century
  • Rosa DeLauro U.S. Representative [D] Connecticut
  • Martin S. Feldstein President and CEO National Bureau of Economic Research
  • George Miller U.S. Representative [D] California
  • Nancy Pelosi U.S. Representative [D] California
  • Robert B. Reich Member Obama-Biden Transition Project->Economic Advisory Board
  • Mark M. Zandi Co-Founder & Chief Economist Moody's Economy.com
  • Maria T. Zuber Chair Massachusetts Institute of Technology->Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences
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Economic Recovery Plan

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Program ID:
283157-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Meeting
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 7, 2009
Last Aired:
Jan 11, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jan 07, 2009 | 10:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2009 | 10:09am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2009 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2009 | 1:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 08, 2009 | 5:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2009 | 11:08am EST | C-SPAN 1
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