Economic Stimulus Package and Low-Wage Workers

Panelists spoke about ways in which recent economic stimulus and recovery legislation would affect low-wage workers. Among the topics… read more

Panelists spoke about ways in which recent economic stimulus and recovery legislation would affect low-wage workers. Among the topics they addressed were likely areas of job creation, worker retraining, sectors most likely to benefit from the stimulus, and long-term strategies to alleviate poverty. They also responded to questions from the audience. close

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  • Ian Kim Campaign Director Ella Baker Center for Human Rights->Green-Collar Jobs
  • Joy Moses Analyst Center for American Progress Action Fund->Poverty Program
  • Mala Thakur Executive Director National Youth Employment Coalition
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Economic Stimulus Package and Low-Wage Workers

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Program ID:
284098-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 18, 2009
Last Aired:
Feb 23, 2009

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  • Feb 18, 2009 | 2:13am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 23, 2009 | 1:11pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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