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  • Senator Klobuchar and Former Labor Secretary Reich Discuss US Competitiveness
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    U.S. Competitiveness and the Economy

    Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich talked about anti-trust laws and breaking up tech and pharmaceutical monopolies. They spoke with Neera Tanden at Center…

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    The Common Good

    Former Clinton administration Labor Secretary Robert Reich talked about the economic and social cycles societies experience and their effect on the common good.

  • Munk Debate Focuses on Donald Trumps Candidacy in 2016
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    Munk Debate on U.S. Election

    Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) and Laura Ingraham debated former Labor Secretary Robert Reich and former Governor Jennifer Granholm (D-MI) in the semi-annual Munk Debate. The debate was on…

  • Democratic Platform Drafting Committee Holds Platform Hearing in Phoenix
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    Democratic Platform Drafting Committee Hearing, Day 2

    The Democratic National Convention Committee’s Platform Drafting Committee held a hearing on what should be included in the party’s platform for the July 2016 convention in…

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    Saving Capitalism

    Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich talked about his book Saving Capitalism, in which he examines America’s current economic system. He spoke at the 2015 Wisconsin Book Festival, held at…

  • Discussion on Inequality in America
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    Inequality in America

    Katrina Vanden Heuval, Robert Reich, Van Jones, and others talked about inequality in America. Among the topics they covered were voter turnout, wealth distribution, the 2016 presidential…

  • Democratic Press Call on Unemployment Insurance
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    Democratic Press Call on Unemployment Insurance

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    Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Representative Sander Levin (D-MI) held a conference call with members of the press to talk about the expiration of the extended unemployment insurance.…

  • Robert Reich Remarks on Job Creation
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    Robert Reich Remarks on Job Creation

    Robert Reich talked about job creation. In his speech he criticized the push to cut the deficit and said unemployment is a bigger crisis and and what lawmakers should be focused on. He also noted…

  • Henry Paulson on the Economy and Public Policy
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    Henry Paulson on the Economy and Public Policy

    Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson talked about the Wall Street bailouts of 2008, the current financial climate, and the U.S. economic relationship with China. The forum began with a…

  • Minimum Wage
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    Minimum Wage

    Secretary Reich spoke about the need to raise the minimum wage in order to help the 10 million citizens who hold minimum-wage jobs. He also criticized Republicans for trying to exclude many…

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    The Future of Success

    Mr. Reich discussed his book The Future of Success, published by Knopf, which analyzes the new economy and its impact on Americans' work and personal lives. He asserts that the fast pace of…

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    I'll Be Short

    Author and former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich discussed his latest book I’ll Be Short: Essentials for a Decent Working Society, published by Beacon Press. In it, Mr. Reich maintains…

  • Reich Gubernational Campaign Announcement
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    Reich Gubernational Campaign Announcement

    Former Secretary Reich announced his intention to seek the Democratic nomination for governor of Massachusetts. The winner of the Democratic primary will face Republican Governor Jane Swift…

  • Democratic Action Rally
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    Democratic Action Rally

    Democratic leaders and activists spoke about various Democratic causes and outlined a progressive agenda. Among the topics they addressed were health care, education, the environment,…

  • Town Hall Meeting on Americas Future
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    Town Hall Meeting on America's Future

    Experts from various fields speculated about the future of the U.S. and responded to comments from the audience. Among the issues they addressed were the elections, the media and the…

  • Economic Issues
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    Economic Issues

    Mr. Livingston and Mr. Reich talked about news of the day and the state of the economy. They also responded to audience phone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

  • The Federal Budget and the US Economy
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    The Federal Budget and the U.S. Economy

    Mr. Reich talked about a range of issues including minimum wage, budget appropriations and the state of the U.S economy. He also responded to viewer telephone calls, faxes and electronic…

  • Global Trade and the US Economy
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    Global Trade and the U.S. Economy

    Participants talked about how the global economy affects the U.S. economy. Among the issues discussed were the Asian economic crisis, public perceptions of international trade agreements,…

  • The Global Economy and America
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    The Global Economy and America

    Participants discussed how global trade effects the U.S. economy. They focused on the overproduction of goods in the world which resulted in price increases. They also discussed the need…

  • Newspaper Roundtable
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    Newspaper Roundtable

    In the newspaper roundtable, Mr. Kudlow and Mr. Reich talked about current news stories of interest to them, especially dealing with economics, and took audience calls, faxes and electronic…

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