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  • Center for Study of Responsive Law Conference Part 1
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    Center for Study of Responsive Law Conference, Part 1

    Ralph Nader, a consumer advocate and two-time presidential candidate, and several experts delivered remarks on capitalism and free market policies at a day-long conference hosted by the…

  • Discussion on the Federal Reserve
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    Federal Reserve on Trial

    Robert Kuttner and Robert Murphy participated in a debate on the Federal Reserve and its role in the U.S. economy. The debate was set up as a mock trial with Mr. Kuttner defending the…

  • Influences in American Politics
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    Influences in American Politics

    Three authors debated what ethos predominates in America. Robert Kuttner argued that it is the power of wealth. Robert George argued that it is America’s traditional moral commitments. Susan Jacoby argued that it…

  • emPresidency in Perilem
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    Presidency in Peril

    Robert Kuttner talked about his new book, Presidency in Peril: The Inside Story of Obama’s Promise, Wall Street’s Power, and the Struggle to Control our Economic Future. He discussed his view that the…

  • US Economic Challenges
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    U.S. Economic Challenges

    Panel one of the day-long America’s Future Now conference focused on the U.S. economy. Robert Bosorage made opening remarks, and Katrina Vanden Heuvel moderated. Topics included rebuilding…

  • National Community Reinvestment Coalition Meeting
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    National Community Reinvestment Coalition Meeting

    Following keynote remarks by Mr. Kuttner, participants talked about the state of the economy, the housing industry, and the impact of mortgage foreclosures on local communities.

  • Restoring Integrity to the Financial System
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    Restoring Integrity to the Financial System

    A roundtable discussion was held on restoring integrity to the financial system. Gene Spurling spoke about the economic stimulus package. Robert Kuttner delivered the keynote address on the…

  • Economic Stimulus Plan
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    Economic Stimulus Plan

    Robert Kuttner talked about President-Elect Obama’s proposed economic stimulus plan.

  • emObamas Challengeem
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    Obama's Challenge

    Richard Kuttner talked by remote video from Boston about the economic news from the first press conference of President-elect Obama the previous day. Video clips of the press conference were shown. Mr.…

  • House Democratic Economic Agenda
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    House Democratic Economic Agenda

    Democratic House leaders spoke to the press after their meeting with economic experts to discuss the current economic conditions and efforts to develop a recovery plan that focuses on…

  • Federal Reserve and Financial Markets
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    Federal Reserve and Financial Markets

    Robert Kuttner and Dan Mitchell debated the Federal Reserve’s helping JPMorgan Chase purchase Bear Stearns, the fifth-largest U.S. investment bank. They disagreed about the bailout and…

  • emThe Squandering of Americaem
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    The Squandering of America

    Robert Kuttner talked about his book The Squandering of America: How the Failure of Our Politics Endangers Our Prosperity, published by Knopf. In his book Mr. Kuttner explores the issues that connect…

  • US Economic Issues
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    U.S. Economic Issues

    Mr. Kuttner spoke about the state of the U.S. economy and his new book, The Squandering of America: How the Failure of Our Politics Endangers Our Prosperity. He addressed the declining…

  • Conservatives in Government
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    Conservatives in Government

    Robert Kuttner and William Kristol debated the relevance of the conservative movement to contemporary politics. Among the topics they addressed were public faith in policies and policy makers…

  • Political Dimensions of Terrorism
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    Political Dimensions of Terrorism

    A two-day policy-making forum called “Terrorism, Security and America’s Purpose: Towards a More Comprehensive Strategy” was held to mark the fourth anniversary of the September 11 attack. Robert Kuttner moderated…

  • Progressive Economic Policy
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    Progressive Economic Policy

    At the Campaign for American’s Future 2005 “Take Back America” conference a panel talked about economic policy, issues of concern to working-class Americans, and the state of the U.S.…

  • Health Care Reform Panel
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    Health Care Reform Panel

    Panelists discussed the current state of health care in the U.S. at the Cato Institute in Washington, DC. Ms. Pipes argued that the current system is broken and Canada’s health care system should be…

  • Homeland Security and Corporate Interests
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    Homeland Security and Corporate Interests

    Business and government leaders discussed balancing homeland security with U.S. corporate interests. Professor Miller served as moderator. Topics included mitigating risk, railroad and…

  • Conservatives and the Federal Courts
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    Conservatives and the Federal Courts

    Panelists talked about what they perceive as an effort to fill the federal judiciary with conservative judges. The first panel focused on potential problems that could result if the federal…

  • News Review
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    News Review

    Mr. Kuttner talked about news of the day including civil rights and issues affecting the gay community. He also responded to audience phone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

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