Peter G. Peterson
Peter George "Pete" Peterson ' is an American businessman, investment banker, fiscal conservative, philanthropist, and author, who served as United States Secretary of Commerce from February 29, 1972 to February 1, 1973. He is also known as founder and principal funder of The Peter G. Peterson Foundation, which he established in 2008 with a $1 billion endowment. The group focuses on raising public awareness about U.S. fiscal-sustainability issues related to federal deficits, entitlement programs, and tax policies. Wikipedia*
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Peter G. Peterson has 52 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Forum as a Co-Founder and Chair for the Blackstone Group. The year with the most videos was 1994 with eight videos as a Chairman for the Council on Foreign Relations. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 1,511 views per program. Most appearances with Warren B. Rudman (10), Alan K. Simpson (6), Paul A. Volcker (6). Most common tags: Budget Deficit, Federal Budget, Entitlement Programs.