58Sep 2, 2008
2008 Republican Convention, Day 2 Preview
Prior to the start of the Republican National Convention, Rob Portman, delegates, and a Senior Adviser to Senator McCain spoke about Hurricane Ike and the 2008 presidential election.
121Jul 18, 2008
Income Tax Reform
A panel discussion was held on the results of the IRS Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998. Aside from restructing the Agency, the bill created an IRS oversight board and expanded legal options for ...
33Jun 19, 2007
White House Budget Director Announcement
President Bush announced Mr. Portman’s resignation as White House budget director and the appointment of Representative Nussle to the post.
36Feb 5, 2007
Fiscal Year 2008 Budget
Rob Portman spoke to reporters about the release of the fiscal year 2008 federal budget. The budget called on Congress to approve permanent tax cuts, slow the growth of Medicare and Medicaid ...
28Jan 17, 2007
Balancing the Federal Budget
Mr. Portman talked about the president’s plans to balance the federal budget. On February 5 President Bush will submit to Congress a five-year budget proposal, which will reduce ...
20Jan 5, 2007
U.S. Economic Policy
Rob Portman talked about the federal budget, taxes, the economy, and other issues. He also responded to questions from members of the audience.
21Oct 19, 2006
Tax Cuts and Deficits
Mr. Portman talked about U.S. economic policy, budget deficit estimates, and Bush administration tax policy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.
90Jul 27, 2006
White House Budget Director Rob Portman was interviewed. After he left, the reporters discussed his responses with the host. Topics included U.S. budget deficit, economy growth, and tax ...
26Jul 11, 2006
Mid-Year Budget Review
Ambassador Portman presented a mid-year review of the nation’s budget and commented on economic issues, budgetary procedural matters, and the Bush administration’s budget goals and ...
54Jun 2, 2006
OMB Director Swearing-In Ceremony
President Bush participated in the swearing-in ceremony for Robert Portman to become the director of the Office of Management and Budget.