196Apr 30, 2013
Bloomberg Washington Summit, Debt and Deficits
Panelists talked about the impact of debt and deficit spending on the U.S. economy. Among the topics they addressed were partisan battles over revenue and spending programs, economic recovery ...
252Dec 10, 2012
Federal Government, Innovation and the U.S. Economy
Panelests talked about the government’s role in spurring innovation. Topics included what innovation is and the different types, U.S. global competitiveness, and the “fiscal ...
425Dec 9, 2012
Celebrating the Life of Tip O'Neill
Journalists and political commentators reflected on the life and legacy of former House Speaker Thomas “Tip” O’Neill on the 100th anniversary of his birth. The panelists ...
222Dec 5, 2012
Fiscal Cliff Negotiations and Business
Republican and Democratic leaders talked about negotiations between President Obama and Congress to avoid the “fiscal cliff.”
“Downsizing the Deficit: The Fiscal Cliff and Its ...
260Aug 26, 2012
Campaign Financing and Political Ads
Panelists talked about campaign spending by and political ads of the Obama and Romney campaign. Topics included super political action committees (super PACs) and the Citizens United ...
129May 1, 2012
U.S. Economy and Jobs
Alan Krueger talked about jobs and the economy focusing on specific markets and industries affected by the recession. Among the sectors he addressed were housing, manufacturing, and the ...
339Mar 1, 2011
National Press Foundation 2011 Awards Dinner
The National Press Foundation held its 28th annual awards dinner. The foundation provides educational programs for journalists and awards them for excellence in journalism. Winners ...
101Nov 13, 2009
Anita Dunn on the Obama Administration
White House Communications Director Anita Dunn was interviewed by Al Hunt at a conference hosted by Bloomberg News. She is leaving her position at the end of November 2009. She talked about her ...
122Nov 12, 2009
Peter Orszag on the Federal Budget
Peter Orszag talked about health care costs and their long-term effects on the economy at a conference hosted by Bloomberg News. He was interviewed by Al Hunt. Mr. Orsaag also ...
589Jun 18, 2008
Tim Russert Memorial Service
A private memorial service was held for Tim Russert at the Kennedy Center. The NBC Washington Bureau chief and host of “Meet the Press” died of a heart attack on June 13, 2008, at ...
473Jan 24, 2008
Take the Risk: Book Party
Dr. Benjamin Carson talked about his book Take the Risk: Learning to Identify, Choose, and Live with Acceptable Risk, published by Zondervan. In his fourth book, pediatric ...
143Apr 19, 2005
Annual Helen Thomas Award Dinner
The American News Women’s Club bestowed the “ANWC Helen Thomas Award for Excellence in Journalism” upon husband-and-wife journalists Ben Bradlee and Sally Quinn at its annual award ...
75Dec 1, 2003
Book Discussion on In an Uncertain World
Mr. Hunt interviewed Mr. Rubin about his recently released memoir, titled In an Uncertain World: Tough Choices from Wall Street to Washington. The book, published by Random House, ...
98Nov 30, 2003
Book Discussion on In An Uncertain World
Al Hunt, executive Washington editor of the Wall Street Journal, interviewed former Secretary of the Treasury Robert Rubin on his memoir, In An Uncertain World: Tough Choices from Wall ...
234Nov 19, 2003
Brokaw Fourth Estate Award
Colleagues paid tribute to Tom Brokaw for his career and accomplishments in journalism. Mr. Brokaw then made remarks after receiving the Fourth Estate Award for his achievements in ...
67Apr 23, 2002
Judy Woodruff Roast
Ms. Woodruff received the Helen Thomas award for her work as a journalist. As part of the program she was roasted by colleagues and friends.
72Apr 10, 2002
When Every Moment Counts Book Party
Mr. Lyons, President of Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, hosted a book party for Sen. Frist, author of When Every Moment Counts, at Mr. Lyons' home in Washington, DC. The ...
44Nov 13, 1998
The Future of Journalism
The panelists discussed the challenge reporters face with the increasing media coverage of events. They focused on how many journalists on news shows end up talking about scandal rather than ...
26Jun 5, 1997
21st Century Challenges for America
Persons from various fields participated in a forum on challenges to the American character in the 21st century. Mr. Hunt focused on Mr. Murray focused on science and ethics, ...
20Feb 20, 1997
U.S. Journalism Crisis
In the first panel of a conference, “Is American Journalism in Crisis,” panelists discussed problems in the U.S. news media industry. They examined issues such media mergers, media ...
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