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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, States Panel

    Panelists analyzed the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the welfare reform law. This panel included current and former state…

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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Congressional Panel

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a series of panel discussions analyzing the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the…

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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Clinton Administration Officials

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a series of panel discussions analyzing the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the…

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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Governors Panel

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a series of panel discussions on the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also sometimes referred to as the…

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    Wireless Technology and Policy

    The Progressive Policy Institute held a discussion on the wireless technology challenges for Federal Communications Commission (FCC). FCC Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Chief Roger…

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    FCC Open Internet Policy

    Panelists talked about the Federal Communications Commission’s open Internet policy. Earlier in the month the FCC voted along party lines for a proposed rule that could allow content providers such as Netflix to pay for…

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    U.S. Housing Market and the Economy

    Participants talked about the state of the economy and solving the foreclosure crisis in the housing industry. 78,000 households received first-time default notices in August, representing…

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    Housing, Tax Policy and Deficits

    Participants talked about the state of the housing industry, mortgage financing, as well as the impact of tax policy and deficit spending on housing markets. They also responded to…

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    Senator Jeff Merkley Remarks

    Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) spoke at a conference on housing. Members of the real estate industry in the audience gave the Obama administration a grade of C or lower for its response the…

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    U.S.- China Relationship

    Participants talked about the relationship between the U.S. and China. Among the topics they addresses were trade relations, China’s role as a global power, regional security, and…

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    Post-Election Democratic Policy

    President Clinton talked about the 1994 midterm elections, efforts to reduce the deficit, health care reform, expansion of trade, the lifetime of learning agenda, student loan reform, the Family Leave…

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    Issues Facing the Next President

    Tammy Schultz moderated a roundtable discussion with foreign policy analysts on the issues which would face the next president. Topics included China, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, and Russia. Panelists…

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    Modernizing National Defense

    Jim Arkedis moderated a roundtable discussion on the use of power. Topics included what the state of the U.S. military should be in the 21st century, purpose and strategy in Afghanistan, updating the tradition of…

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    Progressive Policy on National Security

    Will Marshall moderated a roundtable discussion on progressive policies for national security. Indiana Senator Evan Bayh made opening remarks on changing misperceptions of the Democratic Party and responded to…

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    Religious Conservatives and Politics

    A panel discussion was held on the political power of the religious right. Senator McCain became the presumptive 2008 Republican nominee without the support of most religious conservatives, many…

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    Corporate Accountability and Ethics

    Mr. Rollins talked about complying with federal rules on internal financial reporting, specifically the requirements set forth by section 404 of the 2002 Sarbanes-Oxley Act. He said that the law…

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    Squandered Victory: The American Occupation

    Mr. Diamond talked about his book, Squandered Victory: The American Occupation and the Bungled Effort to Bring Democracy to Iraq, published by Times Books. Mr. Diamond and others then talked…

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    National Security and the Democratic Party

    Authors Peter Beinart and Todd Gitlin discussed their new books and the Democratic Party’s need to provide a credible alternative to the administration’s policies on national security. This…

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    Democratic Security Agenda

    Former Governor Warner and Senator Bayh spoke to reporters about Democratic Party policy concerns related to security issues. They talked about the party’s agenda for meeting security…

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    The Supreme Court Nomination Process

    Legal and political analysts discussed the ‘new’ politics of U.S. Supreme Court nominations. They said that federal nominations are now more political and the Supreme Court is seen as a super…

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