Minorities and Economic Opportunities, Part 1

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and others talked about possible federal, state, and local government solutions to economic inequality. Secretary Lew talked… read more

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and others talked about possible federal, state, and local government solutions to economic inequality. Secretary Lew talked about closing the so-called “racial wealth gap” and the importance of financial literacy. He was followed by other speakers who discussed the financial challenges of people of color and the importance of youth mentoring programs.

The Treasury Department Freedman’s Bank Forum was named in honor of the savings and trust company established in 1865 to assist newly emancipated African Americans. close

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Program ID:
415781-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 23, 2016 | 9:17am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Oct 10, 2016 | 8:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 23, 2016 | 9:17am EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Sep 23, 2016 | 9:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 23, 2016 | 9:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 24, 2016 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 27, 2016 | 5:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 10, 2016 | 8:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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