Book Discussion on The Metropolitan Revolution

Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley talked about their book, The Metropolitan Revolution: How Cities and Metros are Fixing Our Broken Politics… read more

Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley talked about their book, The Metropolitan Revolution: How Cities and Metros are Fixing Our Broken Politics and Fragile Economies, in which they argue that American cities are devising solutions to political and social issues that the federal government won’t address. In their book, the authors examine the efforts of numerous metropolitan areas, from Houston to Denver and Boston that are respectively looking at immigration, public transportation, and the economy. Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley discussed their book with Anthony Williams, former mayor of Washington, D.C on a panel moderated by Gwen Ifill, senior correspondent for the PBS News Hour. close

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Book Discussion on The Metropolitan Revolution

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313445-1
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 6, 2013
Last Aired:
Jul 28, 2013

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  • Jul 06, 2013 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 14, 2013 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 28, 2013 | 7:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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