11May 29, 2002
Press Coverage of Anti-Terrorism Policies
In the final forum in a series that began shortly after the September 11 attacks, Democratic foreign policy experts presented an overview of how the president and the press have handled efforts to ...
11May 3, 2002
Officials spoke to reporters about relations between the U.S. and Russia as well as Foreign Minister Ivanov’s book about Russian political decision making. Following their remarks they ...
13Dec 20, 2001
Federal Government's Future Priorities
Participants talked about a new report that examined the federal government’s greatest priorities for the next fifty years. Among the topics they addressed were voting rights, education, ...
28Dec 18, 2001
Book Discussion on Sacred Places, Civic Purposes
Mr. Dionne moderated a discussion on the role of faith-based institutions in America. Recently, Mr. Dionne co-edited a book on the topic titled Sacred Places, Civic Purposes, ...
80Oct 31, 2001
The Role of the Press During War
Participants talked about media participation in wartime activities, reporting on military campaigns, and the lessons learned for coverage of past wars. Among the issues they addressed were ...
19Sep 27, 2001
Trade Promotion Authority
CEO’s of the nation’s leading think tanks talked about the need to include rade promotion authority for the president as part of a post-September 11 economic stimulus ...
26Apr 12, 2001
Participants discussed the state of U.S.-China relations following the incident with the U.S. Military plane and crew crash landing in China. They focused on how this might affect China’s ...
48Jan 10, 2001
Presidential Appointments Process
Participants talked about the presidential appointments, how the process is viewed by corporate leaders and other potential nominees, and the problems of finding willing nominees. Following ...
43Jan 9, 2001
The Clinton Legacy
Participants spoke about the Clinton presidency and how it might be remembered. Among the issues they addressed were his trade and foreign policies, economic policies, relations with the media, ...
6Dec 5, 2000
Presidential Appointments Process
Participants talked about a letter they were sending to President Clinton urging unprecedented steps to facilitate and accelerate the presidential transition. Following their remarks they ...
16Oct 10, 2000
Technology and the Global Economy
Participants talked about how the presidential candidates might approach economic policy and how technology and trade policy could sustain economic growth. Among the issues they addressed were ...
21Apr 28, 2000
The Presidential Appointment Process
Panelists talked about the presidential appointment process and about ways to make the process more efficient and less intrusive for the candidate. To that end they announced the creation of ...
50Apr 18, 2000
The Consequences of Vietnam for American Policy
Forum participants discussed the lessons of Vietnam as applied to American foreign and defense policies. It focused on the lasting impact of the period on such aspects of American society such ...
8Nov 23, 1999
New Rules in Global Commerce
Participants spoke about an upcoming ministerial meeting of the World Trade Organization in Seattle, Washington, focusing on several issues of contention and what sorts of agreements might be ...
12Oct 28, 1999
Secretary Summers talked about how the U.S. engages with the rest of the world in a global economy. He talked about the important role of the U.S. in global integration. He also focused on ...
16Apr 6, 1999
Prior to the state visit of Chinese Premier Zhu Rongji, participants discussed the relationship between the U.S. and China. They talked about whether and how the relationship could ...
28Apr 6, 1999
NATO's 50th Anniversary Summit
Secretary Albright spoke about the future of NATO on the 50th anniversary of the alliance. She described the new missions of NATO by outlining the reasons for and methods used to attack Serbian ...
13Jan 13, 1999
Life Under a Weakened Presidency
Political analysts discussed the potential effects of impeachment on the Clinton Administration and the Congress. They talked about the president’s ability to influence both domestic and ...
30Sep 9, 1998
Book Discussion on The Little Book of Campaign Etiquette
Scenes were shown of a congressional reception hosted by Senator Moynihan for Mr. Hess, the author of The Little Book of Campaign Etiquette, published by Brookings ...
1,378Jun 8, 1998
State of the Cities
Panel members talked about current programs to revitalize cities. They talked about the ways in which cities are attempting to draw suburbanites back to inner cities and downtown areas and way ...
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