Lawrence Summers on the U.S. Economy

Lawrence Summers made remarks on economic policy and Obama Administration efforts to rescue and rebuild the U.S. economy. In his remarks he… read more

Lawrence Summers made remarks on economic policy and Obama Administration efforts to rescue and rebuild the U.S. economy. In his remarks he said the $787 billion stimulus package was working despite rising U.S. unemployment and that stabilizing the economy must take precedence over tackling the deficit. He also said that health care and energy reform would lay the foundation for future prosperity. He also responded to a number of questions about the rising U.S. deficit and concerns that current financial rescue policies would spawn high inflation. close

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Program ID:
287802-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 2009 | 11:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 22, 2009 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 17, 2009 | 11:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 18, 2009 | 5:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 20, 2009 | 8:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 20, 2009 | 11:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 21, 2009 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 22, 2009 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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