Federal Spending and the National Debt

Panelists talked about deficit spending, the national debt, and how fiscal policy affects minority communities. 
The Congressional… read more

Panelists talked about deficit spending, the national debt, and how fiscal policy affects minority communities. 

The Congressional Black Caucus recently formed its own commission where top African American economists from around the country will come together to focus on the economic concerns of communities of color. The Commission will also examine deficit reduction and their implications for vulnerable populations and the nation at large. close

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  • Jim Carr Chief Operating Officer National Community Reinvestment Coalition
  • Darrick Hamilton Professor New School University->Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy
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Federal Spending and the National Debt

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Program ID:
297750-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 28, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 9, 2011

Airing Details

  • Jan 28, 2011 | 4:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 28, 2011 | 5:28pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 29, 2011 | 1:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 29, 2011 | 6:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 09, 2011 | 12:33pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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