601Nov 22, 2013
Middle Class Participation in the U.S. Economy
National Journal and The Atlantic hosted a conference to discuss the U.S. financial system five years after the market crash of 2008 and the state of Americans' personal ...
260Apr 10, 2013
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the scheduled April 11 Senate vote on whether or not to allow debate on a bill intended to curb gun violence.
Nancy Cook previewed President ...
520Mar 10, 2013
Newsmakers with Representative Sander Levin
Representative Sander Levin (D-MI), the ranking member on the House Ways and Means Committee, talked about tax reform, the future of Social Security and Medicare, and how Congress is addressing the ...
285Mar 2, 2013
Impact of Sequestration on U.S. Economy
National Journal correspondent Nancy Cook talked about the impact of sequestration on the U.S. economy, including when specific cuts would take effect. She talked about both the ...
552Feb 8, 2013
Newsmakers with Representative Chris Van Hollen
Representative Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), the top Democrat on the House Budget Committee, talked about the Congressional Budget Office’s report, budget hearings, the sequester scheduled to begin ...
260Dec 7, 2012
U.S. Economy and the Middle Class
Panelists talked about the possible consequences of Congress and President Obama failing to reach agreement to avoid the “fiscal cliff” impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end ...
1,114Nov 20, 2012
Newsmakers with Mary Kay Henry
Mary Kay Henry, President of SEIU, Mary Kay Henry talks about being at the White House for meetings that President Obama held over three days with labor and progressive groups, business leaders and ...
171Nov 14, 2012
Fiscal Cliff and the Lame-Duck Congressional Agenda
Nancy Cook explained the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a new budget agreement. Among the topics she ...
213Oct 16, 2012
Douglas Holtz-Eakin on 2013 Tax Increases and Budget Cuts
Douglas Holtz-Eakin talked about dealing with the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement.
310Oct 16, 2012
2013 Tax Increases and Budget Cuts, Former Congressional Staff
Panelists talked about dealing with the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress cannot reach a new budget agreement.
This program ...
207Jul 18, 2012
Women's Influence on the Economy, Politics, and the World
Women leaders in politics, business and education spoke about challenges facing women in the workforce. According to a National Journal online survey of 717 professional women, ...
66Mar 19, 2012
House Republican Budget Proposal
Nancy Cook spoke by phone about House Republican fiscal year 2013 budget proposal.
139Feb 14, 2012
Telephone lines were open for comments on President Obama’s budget request for fiscal year 2013. Throughout the program Nancy Cook talked about what is included in the budget.
358Oct 11, 2011
Impact of Economy on Ethnic Minorities
Nancy Cook talked about her National Journal article, “The New Working Class,” which examines the effects of the current economic climate on racial and ethnic groups as well as ...