56Oct 16, 2007
Future of the U.S. Economy
The panelists talked about the growth of the U.S. economy and employment, deficit reduction, globalization, tax cuts, Social Security, oil consumption, and public investments. After their ...
86Jan 26, 2005
Book Discussion on Hero Mama: The Mother Who Held Her Family Together
Ms. Zacharias talked about her memoir Hero Mama: A Daughter Remembers the Father She Lost in Vietnam--and the Mother Who Held Her Family Together, published by William Morrow, at the ...
72Jan 26, 2004
Border Security System Before September 11
Witnesses testified about border security and ways in which September 11, 2001 terrorists managed to enter the U.S. They also talked about the visa process, consular operations, and mistakes made by ...
67Sep 26, 2002
Book Discussion on Restoration of the Republic
Mr. Hart talked about his book, Restoration of the Republic: The Jeffersonian Ideal in 21st Century America, published by Oxford University Press. He was joined by former Democratic ...
32Jun 22, 2002
Book Discussion on When I Was a Young Man
Mr. Kerrey discussed his memoir When I Was A Young Man, published by Harcourt. In it he describes his journey from growing up in Nebraska to becoming a decorated war Veteran, ...
31Apr 30, 2002
The World Economy After the U.S. Recession
Mr. Kerrey moderated a discussion in which Former Secretary Rubin and Mr. Fischer talked about capitalism as a constructive force. Among the topics they addressed were interaction ...
14Jan 14, 2002
Budget and Entitlement Programs
Participants talked about budget issues and entitlement reform. Among the topics he addressed were Social Security solvency, budget deficits, and budget predictions. Following their ...
26Sep 24, 2001
The Korean War Generation
In a speech titled, “The Korean War: Was It Worth the Price?” Former Senator Kerrey talked about the accomplishments of the war, the politics of North and South Korea, and popular ...
38Apr 26, 2001
Civilian Deaths in Vietnam
Former Senator Kerrey spoke to reporters about an incident during the Vietnam War in which his patrol killed civilians. He said the incident had troubled him over the years and said that the ...