839Oct 31, 2013
Business Investment in the U.S.
Industry leaders talked about ways to encourage businesses to invest in and operate in the United States. Larry Fink said the United States was well-positioned to attract business investment, ...
472Oct 25, 2013
Obama Administration Economic Agenda
Gene Speerling spoke to business leaders about the state of the economy, the recent government shutdown, and President Obama’s economic agenda. He also talked extensively about the ...
104Aug 7, 2013
Gene Sperling on Lack of Education for Girls in Afghanistan
Gene Sperling talked about the lack of education for girls in Afghanistan.
This was a brief portion of his remarks during a plenary session of the United States Agency for International ...
83Aug 7, 2013
Gene Sperling at Global Education Summit
Gene Sperling talked about the challenges involved with providing education services for children in conflict zones, including the lack of education for girls in Afghanistan. He also compared ...
234Jun 25, 2013
Vice President Biden Remarks on the Federal Minimum Wage
Vice President Biden urged Congress to increase the minimum wage at an event honoring the 75th anniversary of President Franklin Roosevelt signing the Fair Labor Standards Act. He also ...
324May 7, 2013
National Debt and Tax Policy
Members of Congress and the Obama administration were interviewed by Chuck Todd about U.S. debt and tax policies.
“Expanding Opportunity and Promoting Growth: The Future of American Fiscal ...
271Apr 10, 2013
Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Request
Obama administration officials briefed reporters and answered questions about the fiscal year 2014 budget proposal.
38Mar 3, 2013
Gene Sperling on Sequestration
President Obama’s economic adviser Gene Sperling appeared on several talk shows Sunday, March 3, 2013. In this portion he talked about the impact on the economy of the automatic spending cuts ...
30Mar 3, 2013
House Speaker Boehner and Gene Sperling on Sequestration
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and President Obama’s economic adviser Gene Sperling appeared separately on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, March 3, 2013. They talked about ...
157Dec 10, 2012
Gene Sperling Remarks
Gene Sperling talked about the fiscal cliff, emphasizing the Obama administration’s position in favor of higher taxes for the wealthy. Mr. Sperling said the administration favored ...
170Dec 4, 2012
Federal Debt Reduction
Senator Rob Portman (R-OH), a former director of the Office of Management and Budget, and by National Economic Council Director Gene Sperling made the opening remarks at a discussion on reducing the ...
1,238Dec 3, 2012
Business, political, and retired military leaders talked about the report they were releasing, “National Strategy for Energy Security: Harnessing American Resources and Innovation.” The ...
150Nov 16, 2012
Fiscal Cliff, Presidential Adviser
President Obama’s top economic adviser Gene Sperling talks about the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress fails to reach a new ...
62Sep 4, 2012
Gene Sperling on the 2012 Presidential Election
Ron Brownstein interviewed Gene Sperling about the 2012 presidential election. He discussed tax cuts made during the George W. Bush administration, President Obama’s economic agenda if ...
217Apr 6, 2012
Women and the Economy
Panelists talked about women and the economy. Topics included entrepreneurship and workplace flexibility.
939Mar 19, 2012
High School Graduation Rates
Business and non-profit leaders talked about their efforts to increase high school graduation rates at an America’s Promise Alliance conference. Following opening remarks, Education ...
204Mar 14, 2012
Gene Sperling Remarks
Gene Sperling was interviewed at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the United States and globally. He defended the Obama administration’s economic policies, and said he refused ...
449Feb 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 ...
1,111Feb 13, 2012
Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Request
Obama administration officials spoke to reporters about the fiscal year 2013 budget proposal. Live coverage of this program was interrupted for a pro forma House session.
211Jan 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, ...
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