99Jun 5, 2012
Secretary John Bryson on Maritime Commerce
Commerce Secretary John Bryson spoke about the role of coastal economies and maritime commerce. He said the U.S. should join the Law of the Sea treaty since the benefits “are too great to ...
282Apr 13, 2012
International Trade Issues
Commerce Secretary John Bryson and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke about funding for the Export-Import Bank. They called on Congress to extend funding to allow American companies to take full ...
450Feb 23, 2012
Consumer Internet Privacy
Commerce Secretary John Bryson, White House National Economic Council Director Gene Sperling, and Federal Trade Commission Chairman Jon Leibowitz talked about the Obama administration’s new ...
292Feb 15, 2012
Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping spoke today to leaders from the private and public sectors at a luncheon. He said the U.S. China relationship is at a “new historical starting ...
136Jan 13, 2012
Secretary Bryson on U.S. Economic Competitiveness
Secretary of Commerce John Bryson talked about the competitiveness of the U.S. economy. He said the country is losing its global economic position, blaming short-term thinking by policy in part ...
217Jan 11, 2012
White House Jobs Forum on U.S. Manufacturing
Panelists talked about ways to increase the number of manufacturing jobs within the U.S., focusing on large businesses. Some of the issues they discussed included federal government incentives, ...
147Jan 6, 2012
Secretary John Bryson on U.S. Competitiveness
Citing the latest jobs report, Commerce Secretary John Bryson said the last six months had seen the best rate of private sector job growth since 2006. According to the Labor Department, the economy ...
93Dec 15, 2011
John Bryson gave his first major address as secretary of Commerce. Among his comments he said “the United States has reached a point where we cannot quietly accept China ignoring many of ...
1,636Dec 13, 2011
Economic and Trade Relations with Iraq
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki spoke about the growing commercial ties between the U.S. and Iraq and called on the American business community to seize the investment and trade opportunities ...