235Oct 28, 2011
Clinton Administration Budget Negotiations
Panelists talked about the Clinton administration’s economic policies, focusing on the 1993 budget battle and the negotiations associated with it. They also focused on the lessons learned ...
108Mar 31, 2011
John Podesta on the Clinton Presidency
John Podesta talked about the Clinton Administration at the Distance Learning Class. This class is a joint educational project of C-SPAN, the Cable Center, University of Denver, Purdue ...
92Jun 1, 2009
U.S. Economic Challenges
Panel one of the day-long America’s Future Now conference focused on the U.S. economy. Robert Bosorage made opening remarks, and Katrina Vanden Heuvel moderated. Topics included ...
43Oct 8, 2005
The Legacy of President Clinton
The thirteenth hour of the 25th anniversary of viewer calls focused on the year 1992 and on the legacy of President Clinton. Mr. Podesta talked about working in the Clinton administration, ...
1,218Jul 29, 2005
Commander in Chief Powers
Panelists talked about presidential powers in wartime and the impact of executive decisions on civil liberties. Among the issues they addressed were the history of the Constitutional power ...
25Jul 17, 2005
Sunday Talk Show Stakeout
Journalists and politicians who had just appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” spoke to reporters about the role of Karl Rove in revealing the identity of CIA officer Valerie ...
30May 10, 2004
The Politics of Trade Policy
White House chiefs of staff talked about global trade and economic policy. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of trade policies on the U.S. economy, efforts to establish free trade ...
14Oct 26, 2003
Mr. Podesta talked about news, politics, and U.S. foreign policy. He believed that U.S. foreign policy was damaging both U.S. security and world stability. Mr. Podesta also ...
10Sep 4, 2003
Campaign Finance Reform Legislation
The U.S. Supreme Court will consider legal challenges to the 2002 campaign finance law on September 8. A panel of legal scholars and Federal Election Commission officials discussed the pending case, ...
9Aug 1, 2003
Environmental Protection Issues
Participants talked about the state of environmental protection law, Bush administration environmental policies, and legal challenges to easing regulations. Following their remarks they ...
57Nov 21, 2002
Permanent Campaign Conference
The panelists talked about the permanent campaign, including existence, manifestations, and implications. The permanent campaign refers to a governing style that relies on strategies usually ...
48Aug 9, 2002
Mock Court Argument on Military Tribunals
At the ABA’s annual convention, attorneys held a mock court session. Attorneys representing terrorism suspects and attorneys representing the government argued their cases before a panel ...
55Jul 2, 2002
Executive Privilege and Congressional Power
Participants talked about the relative powers of the executive and legislative branches of government, as well as the prerogatives and privileges of each branch. Among the topics they addressed ...
25Feb 8, 2002
National Energy Policy
Members of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee talked about ending oil dependence on the Middle East through changes in federal energy policy. Mr. Stemple talked about ...
16Jan 29, 2002
International Development Policy
15Sep 28, 2001
Civil Liberties Issues
113Mar 1, 2001
Presidential Pardons, Part 1
Witnesses testified about presidential pardons granted in the final days of the Clinton administration, and particularly about the pardon of financier Marc Rich. Ms. Dozoretz appeared but ...
13Jan 16, 2001
Electronic Commerce Report
White House officials released the third and final report of the Clinton-Gore administration electronic commerce working group and answered questions from the media. Following that, ...
23Dec 21, 2000
Air Quality Standards
The Clinton administration announced new air quality standards that would cut air pollution from heavy-duty trucks and buses by more than ninety percent over the next ten years. They responded ...
8Oct 30, 2000
Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about a decision by Republican leadership to abandon a budget deal worked out by negotiators the night before. They accused Republicans of bowing to ...
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