Peterson Foundation Summit: Fmr. Pres. Clinton & Bill Gates
514Dec 4, 2012
Debt and National Security
Former members of Congress and Admiral Mike Mullen talked about national debt and national security. Admiral Mullen called on Congress to avert the so-called fiscal cliff and lay a framework ...
464Nov 16, 2012
Fiscal Cliff, Federal Reserve Panel
Former Federal Reserve Chairs Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker gave their assessment of the “fiscal cliff,” impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress fails to ...
271Nov 16, 2012
Fiscal Cliff, Simpson and Bowles
Former Senator Alan Simpson (R-WY) and former White House Chief of Staff Erksine Bowles talked about the “fiscal cliff,” impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if ...
1,992Jul 17, 2012
Debt and Deficit Reduction
Members of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget held a news conference about their Campaign to Fix the Debt initiative. After the news conference ended, former Senator Judd Gregg ...
4,165May 15, 2012
Bill Clinton on the U.S. Economy and Economic Challenges
Former President Bill Clinton talked with Tom Brokaw about the state and future of the U.S. economy. Among the topics they discussed were federal debt, looming federal budget cuts in 2013 if ...
359May 15, 2012
Speaker Boehner on the U.S. Economy and Fiscal Challenges
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) spoke at a day-long Peterson Foundation forum on the U.S. economy and fiscal challenges. During his speech he criticized President Obama and Senate Democrats ...
559Mar 31, 2012
Business Ventures in Underdeveloped Countries
Following opening remarks, business leaders talked about ways that young entrepreneurs are making a difference in underdeveloped countries. Topics included water supply, organic farming, ...
371May 25, 2011
2011 Peterson Foundation Fiscal Summit
The Peter Peterson Foundation held its second annual day-long fiscal summit to discuss reduction of the current federal budget debt and long-term national debt. Foundation Founder and Chairman ...
279May 25, 2011
Solutions for America's Future
Officials from six Washington, D.C. think tanks talk about their plans for reducing the budget deficit and national debt. Peter Peterson made closing remarks.
1,702May 25, 2011
Bill Clinton on Budget Deficit and and Debt Reduction
Gwen Ifill interviewed former President Bill Clinton about the federal budget deficit and national debt. He talked about House Republican budget plan and its cuts to Medicare. He referred ...
499Oct 22, 2010
Daily Beast Innovators Summit, Day 2, Part 3
The Daily Beast held a summit on economic, environmental, and political issues. Participants in this portion talked about the economy, business innovation, and the use of online ...
1,196Oct 22, 2010
Daily Beast Innovators Summit, Day 2, Part 1
Following opening remarks by Tina Brown and Shane Robison at the Daily Beast’s summit on economic, environmental, and political issues, panelists talked about the economy and ways to stop ...
6,751Apr 28, 2010
Federal Budget and the National Debt, Robert Rubin and Bill Clinton Interviews
Former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin and Former President Clinton talked about reducing the federal deficit at the 2010 Fiscal Summit held at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation. In his remarks ...
522Apr 28, 2010
Federal Budget and the National Debt, Opening
Q&A DISCUSSION WITH:
Erskine Bowles, Co-Chair, National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Alan Simpson, Co-Chair, National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
743Apr 28, 2010
Federal Budget and the National Debt, Closing
Following a videotaped interview with Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker on the state of the economy and government responses to the economic crisis, participants spoke about future fiscal ...