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    U.S. Seaports Security

    The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade and Technology held a hearing on operations of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the…

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    U.S. Seaport Security

    James Glassman talked about security and economic risks inherent in the reaction to the potential sale of some port operations to the U.A.E.-based Dubai Ports World. Mr. Glassman testified…

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    G-8 Summit Agenda

    Policy analysts talked about the topics of the upcoming Group of Industrialized Nations (G-8) Summit in Scotland. Subjects included aid to Africa, climate change, and the World Bank. After…

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    Global Climate Change

    Mr. Glassman talked about global climate change and what exactly other nations are doing about it. As an opponent to the Kyoto Protocols, Mr. Glassman said that more research is needed…

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    Social Security Outlook

    The American Enterprise Institute held a forum titled “The Outlook for Medicare and Social Security.” Stephen Goss, the chief actuary for the Social Security Administration, will spoke…

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    Amtrak and the Future of Passenger Rail Service

    The panelists discussed Amtrak and the future of passenger rail service. They noted that Amtrak was created in 1968 by Congress, that it has never made a profit, and that it has cost some…

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    2004 Presidential Elections

    Panelists talked about the outlook for the 2004 presidential election campaign and about how the candidates are polling on a variety of issues. Among the issues they addressed were the…

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    Why Are We Obese

    THIS IS A PARTIAL AIRING

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    Restoring Confidence in the SEC

    Participants talked about corporate accountability, legislation passed in the wake of several corporate scandals and bankruptcy, and establishing better regulations in order to improve…

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    The Future of Productivity

    Participants talked about productivity and the state of the U.S. economy. Among the issues they addressed were introducing technology to increase efficiency, cost reductions, the state of…

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    Trade Policy

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