Community Development Initiative
Legislators and administration officials testified about the president’s plan to encourage lending institutions to lend money to small business entrepreneurs. Secretary Brown spoke via satellite.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Ron Brown Secretary Department of Commerce
- Alphonso "Mike" Michael Espy Secretary Department of Agriculture
- Eugene "Gene" A. Ludwig Comptroller of the Currency Department of the Treasury
- Frank Newman Staff Member Department of the Treasury
- Bobby Rush U.S. Representative [D] Illinois
Community Block Grants
The witnesses testified concerning community block grants and the administration’s desire to help inner cities.
Small Business Issues
The committee heard testimony on a number of small business initiatives.
Banking Regulatory Consolidation
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Native American Issues
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