217Feb 6, 2009
Central Intelligence Agency Director Nomination Hearing, Day 2
Leon Panetta testified for a second day about his nomination to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). In his testimony he retracted a statement made during the first day of hearings ...
235Feb 5, 2009
Central Intelligence Agency Director Nomination Hearing, Day 1
Leon Panetta testified about his nomination to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). In his testimony he spoke about his experience in government, various intelligence issues, ...
214May 5, 2008
Role of the Military and Intelligence in National Security
Leon Panetta moderated a discussion of the role of the military and intelligence in national security. Topics included the need for border security and a national identification system and the ...
262May 25, 2007
James Carville and Bill O’Reilly talked about the various Democratic and Republican candidates for the 2008 presidential nominations. Rep. Panetta served as moderator. Topics ...
42Jun 5, 2006
Balancing National Security and Freedom
Leon Panetta moderated a discussion between former U.S. Senator and Majority and Minority Leader Tom Daschle and former U.S. Senator and U.N. Ambassador John Danforth. This final event in the ...
48Jul 14, 2005
California Military Base Closings
The Commission held a regional hearing on the closure and realignment of defense bases in California. Elected officials and community representatives testified about the impact of closing or ...
47Apr 5, 2005
The committee held a hearing on charitable giving, accountability and financial record-keeping by non-profit organizations, and transparency issues aimed at a range of alleged abuses by non-profit ...
32Jan 18, 2005
Second Term Presidency
Participants talked about second term presidencies, the traditional problems in enacting ambitious proposals during a second term, past second term presidencies, and the Bush administration’s ...
30Nov 5, 2004
2004 State Election Results: Candidates
Panelists discussed the 2004 election and its impact on the state and local level. Mr. Panetta spoke about his experience in the Clinton Administration. He also spoke about the recent ...
52Oct 18, 2004
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger talked about his political experience and offered his perspectives on the presidential campaign. This speech made headlines because of his “no ...
41Jul 19, 2004
Consumer Driven Health Care Systems
The National Governors' Association hosted a discussion on the influence of consumers in the health care industry as the closing plenary session of the 2004 annual meeting. The session was ...
33Jun 28, 2004
Women and Leadership in 21st Century
Senator Clinton discussed the difficulties she faced as a woman in law school and the legal profession, and the potential for women in politics. She also spoke about a variety of issues, ...
30Mar 16, 2004
Panelists discussed corporate responsibility. Among the specific issues addressed were over-reliance on stock price as a measure of success, incentives to provide false or misleading financial ...