573Feb 25, 2013
Members of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Housing Commission talked about the findings of their report calling for the elimination of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over a five- to ten-year ...
147Oct 28, 2011
Clinton Administration Economic Polices
Former members of Bill Clinton’s administration talked about successful economic policies during his presidency. Mr. Sperling said in trying to stay with the administration’s ...
175Mar 24, 2011
Discussion on Home Ownership with Henry Cisneros
Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary talked about the Clinton administration’s efforts to raise the homeownership rate to 66 percent. He also talked about the subprime market ...
142Jan 26, 2009
Book Discussion on Latinos and the Nation's Future
Former HUD Secretary Henry Cisneros talked about his book, Latinos and the Nation’s Future (Arte Publico; January 31, 2009). The overriding theme is that the well-being of Latinos ...
109Mar 1, 2008
Clinton Campaign Rally in Fort Worth, TX
Senator Hillary Clinton spoke to supporters at a campaign rally at the stockyards in Fort Worth three days before the Texas primary election.
Telephone lines were opened for viewer ...
917Sep 18, 2006
Governor Ann Richards Memorial Service
A memorial service was held for former Texas Governor Ann Richards, who died Wednesday, September 13, at the age of 73. Former Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk, who was secretary of state for Governor ...
30Apr 5, 2000
Closing the Digital Divide
Panelists talked about increasing access to computer technology both domestically and in developing nations. They concentrated on the areas of technology, health and education, saying that ...
35Sep 17, 1999
Hispanic Political Power
Participants discussed the impact of Hispanics on the 2000 elections. In particular they talked about the rising Hispanic population, political races across the country that have been ...
23Dec 4, 1998
National League of Cities: The Next 75 Years
Participants discussed the challenges and potential problems facing cities. Among the issues were the impact of suburbanization and sprawl, effective leadership, and regional cooperation.
39Mar 9, 1998
The President's Cabinet
Ms. Roberts moderated this discussion on the experiences of being a member of the president’s cabinet. They examined issues such as the role of the cabinet in the modern White House ...
6Apr 29, 1997
Volunteerism and Government Problem Solving
Secretary Shalala and others talked about the practical aspects of using volunteers to help with government problem solving, focusing on utilizing the American capacity for good will and ...
46Jan 24, 1997
Community Service Summit Announcement
President Clinton announced that he and former President Bush will co-chair a summit on community service. It is scheduled to occur in Philadelphia in April.
1,512Jan 22, 1997
Secretary of HUD Nomination Hearing
Committee members heard testimony from Andrew Cuomo, son of the former Governor of New York and an assistant secretary at HUD since 1992, President Clinton’s Secretary of Housing and Urban ...
16Jan 7, 1997
State of U.S. Cities
Secretary Cisneros, who is leaving the Cabinet, spoke about the challenges and opportunities facing U.S. cities. He stressed the problems of homelessness, public housing and urban ...
43Dec 19, 1996
Community Empowerment Banking Plan
Secretary Cisneros announced that the administration was providing $20 million for community banks in Washington, DC, Baltimore and six rural Mississippi counties. He stated that these funds ...
3Dec 10, 1996
State of U.S. Cities
Secretary Cisneros delivered a keynote speech to a National League of Cities conference. In his remarks, he outlined the progress he has seen in U.S. cities while serving as secretary of ...
34Oct 9, 1996
Live shots were shown of the media “spin room” in the Bayfront Center after the vice presidential debate. Several media interviews with politicians and campaign personnel reacting ...
31Oct 6, 1996
New Jersey Senatorial Campaign
The race for New Jersey’s senate seat was profiled. Campaign commercials and events for both candidates were shown. Commercials from several other races were also shown. Richard ...
353Aug 28, 1996
Democratic Convention Afternoon Session
Congressional, senatorial and gubernatorial candidates spoke to delegates.
106Aug 17, 1996
Lesbian and Gay Political Convention
In the first national political convention for gay citizens, several administration officials, gay and lesbian activists and others spoke about political issues of particular concerns to gay ...
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