394Dec 2, 2013
U.S. Trade Policy
Former U.S. trade representatives took part in a roundtable discussion of U.S. trade policy. They analyzed past U.S. free trade agreements, the status of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment ...
77Mar 5, 2012
National Association of Counties 2012 Legislative Conference
Ambassador Ron Kirk spoke to county officials about U.S. trade policy and its impact on and opportunities for local economic development.
730Aug 24, 2011
Martin Luther King Memorial Foundation Dinner, Part 2
The Martin Luther King National Memorial Foundation held a celebration dinner in anticipation of the August 28, 2011, unveiling of the memorial to Reverend King on the National Mall. Part Two ...
548Jun 17, 2011
U.S. Economy and Global Markets
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk talked about the U.S. economy, trade, and job growth. He spoke at a roundtable discussion that included former Federal Reserve Chair Alan Greenspan and ...
104Feb 19, 2011
Black History Month Breakfast
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk gave the keynote address at the 30th Annual 5th Congressional District of Maryland Black History Month breakfast. He talked about the contributions of past ...
406Feb 9, 2011
U.S. Trade Policy Issues
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk announced that President Obama planed to submit the U.S.-South Korea free trade agreement to Congress. The hearing also focused on such issues as the pending ...
15Jan 21, 2011
Job Creation and the Economy, Part 2
Mayors and other officials from around the country gathered for an annual winter meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Their remarks focused on state, local and federal efforts to create ...
114Dec 15, 2010
U.S.-China Joint Commission
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack talked about a series of U.S.-China commitments on issues ranging from intellectual property ...
71Jul 6, 2010
Secretaries Locke and Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk spoke to reporters about U.S. exports.
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228Jun 23, 2010
U.S.-China Economic Relationship
Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and U.S. Trade Representative Ronald Kirk testified on U.S.-China trade issues. Among the topics they addressed was the valuation of the yuan and China’s ...
201Mar 9, 2010
U.S. Trade Agenda and Jobs
Ron Kirk talked about U.S. trade policy and American jobs. Among the issues he addressed were international labor standards, the value of international trade, and piracy. He also talked ...
57Oct 16, 2009
Forum on Community Service
A panel of guests talked about community service at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library on the campus of Texas A & M University. This marked the twentieth anniversary of the Points of ...
37Oct 5, 2009
New Trade Opportunities
Trade Representative Ron Kirk announced a new initiative to expand export opportunities for U.S. small- and medium-sized businesses. The initiative included a one-year study to examine how to ...
21Apr 28, 2009
Government Response to Swine Flu
Secretary Napolitano briefed reporters and provided updates on U.S. government response to the outbreak of the swine flu.
51Mar 20, 2009
U.S. Trade Representative Swearing-In Ceremony
Vice President Joe Biden administered the oath of office to United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk.
84Mar 9, 2009
Trade Representative Nomination Hearing
The Senate Finance committee held a hearing on the nomination of former Dallas mayor Ron Kirk to be U.S. Trade Representative. He is also the former Texas secretary of state. Among the ...
265Dec 19, 2008
Obama Labor and Transportation Announcement
President-Elect Barack Obama announced his selection of Representative Hilda Solis as his nominee for secretary of labor, Representative Ray LaHood as secretary of transportation, Ron Kirk as U.S. ...
25May 3, 2007
At the 33rd Annual Convention of the National Conference of Black Mayors a roundtable discussion was held called “Lessons I’ve Learned: Leadership from a Mayors Perspective.”
924Sep 18, 2006
Governor Ann Richards Memorial Service
A memorial service was held for former Texas Governor Ann Richards, who died Wednesday, September 13, at the age of 73. Former Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk, who was secretary of state for Governor ...
159Oct 23, 2002
Texas Senate Debate
In a studio at KERA-TV, the candidates debated many issues, including the death penalty, local issues, campaign funding, prescription drugs, Iraq, foreign policy, Social Security, random drug ...
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