1,102Oct 24, 2013
Former Vice President Al Gore Remarks
Former Vice President Al Gore spoke about climate change and ways to move the progressive view forward. He called the XL Pipeline an “atrocity” and a threat to the future. He ...
5,983Oct 24, 2013
Hillary Clinton at Center for American Progress 10th Anniversary
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave the keynote address at an event honoring the 10th anniversary of the Center for American Progress. She talked about the history of the ...
503Jul 23, 2013
Senator Wyden on Domestic Data Collection
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence member Ron Wyden (D-OR) talked about National Security Agency data collection programs, focusing on the balance between national security and privacy. He ...
203Apr 30, 2013
Bloomberg Washington Summit, Debt and Deficits
Panelists talked about the impact of debt and deficit spending on the U.S. economy. Among the topics they addressed were partisan battles over revenue and spending programs, economic recovery ...
874Apr 3, 2013
White House Chiefs of Staff
Five former White House Chiefs of Staff shared stories of their time serving Presidents Ford, Reagan, Clinton and George W. Bush. Panelists included Donald Rumsfeld, Kenneth M. Duberstein, ...
225Dec 4, 2012
Panelists discussed efforts to craft a tax reform package that would reduce rates and the deficit without eliminating tax breaks that benefit large portions of the middle class. Mark Zandi said ...
136Nov 27, 2012
John Podesta Remarks on Education
John Podesta talked about bipartisanship in education reform. He said that the recent elections taught the importance of the political process and that passing reform-minded laws would not work ...
174May 3, 2012
U.S. Tax Policy Reform
Panelists talked about the principles of tax reform. They discussed the elimination of deductions and exclusions, job creation and the corporate tax rate, and the possibility of reform ...
239Oct 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 ...
4,924Oct 12, 2011
Secretary Clinton on U.S. Global Leadership
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about U.S. global leadership. Topics included Libya, the Middle East, and Africa. She also talked about the need to build U.S. economy through ...
37Sep 6, 2011
Deficit Reduction and the Economy, Part 3
Budget, legislative and business analysts examine the upcoming work of the congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, created in a recently-passed debt ceiling ...
610Jul 6, 2011
Campus Progress Conference, Afternoon Plenary
Campus Progress, the youth division for the Center for American Progress, held its annual national conference. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius talked about youth, the ...
11,403Apr 26, 2011
The Energy Department sponsored a forum on energy security at the White House in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. William Lynn and Daniel Poneman announced a joint plan between the ...
728Apr 22, 2011
Economic Growth and Equality
The Center for American Progress held a forum on economic growth and equality.
After opening remarks from Vanessa Cárdenas and Angela Glover Blackwell, members of the first panel talked ...
1,216Apr 21, 2011
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 40th Anniversary
In honor of the 40th anniversary of the creation of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Assistant Labor Secretary David Michaels, labor unions representatives, and business leaders ...
112Mar 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 ...
585Mar 7, 2011
Representative Waxman on Energy Policy and Climate Change
Representative Henry Waxman, ranking member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, talked about the Republican agenda on climate change and the environment. He urged President Obama to ...
259Feb 25, 2011
Future of the U.S. Workforce
Democratic governors and several CEOs talked about the future of the U.S. workforce. John Podesta moderated.
The program began with a promotional video on the work of Democratic governors.
174Feb 24, 2011
Water, Wildlife and Land Conservation
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar outlined the Obama administration’s America’s Great Outdoors Initiative. The plan calls for the creation of new urban green spaces and a renewed focus ...
38,266Jan 11, 2011
Domestic Politics and U.S. Global Leadership
Senator John Kerry talked about the relationship between U.S. domestic policy challenges and its global influence. In his remarks Senator Kerry said he hoped the January 8, 2011, shooting in ...
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