287Oct 25, 2012
Income Over the Last Four Decades
Rob Shapiro outlined the results of his study on Americans' incomes. He found that earnings grew steadily from the 1970s until the the 2000s, when income progress for most people ...
205Oct 28, 2008
2008 Election Cycle and Beyond
Simon Rosenberg and Joe Trippi talked about the current political climate and election year policics. Among the issues they addressed were events of the 2008 presidential campaign sycle, ...
138Jan 18, 2013
U.S.-Mexico Border Region
Mayors discussed immigration, trade, and safety issues on and near the U.S.-Mexican border. They focused in particular on increasing trade with Mexico, the future of the Mexican economy, and ...
105Feb 18, 2011
Federal Budget and the Economy
Economists spoke about the national debt, deficit spending, and future fiscal policy. They generally agreed that President Obama’s budget was a missed opportunity in addressing the ...
86Oct 9, 2009
U.S.-Latin American Relations
New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson, just back from his recent trip to Cuba, talked aboutthe current state of US-Latin American relations, and he responded to questions from audience ...
81Feb 22, 2011
Obama Administration 2012 Budget Approach
Jason Furman talked about the Obama administration’s budget approach and its potential for long-term economic growth. He also responded to questions from the audience.
49Feb 20, 2008
A luncheon discussion was held about how the 2008 presidential nomination campaigns have been different from past political races. Topics included the historic levels of citizen participation, ...
48Nov 13, 2002
Democratic New Member Reception
At the Washington Court Hotel, speakers talked about the goals and the future of the Democratic Party.
36Apr 24, 2008
Political Advertising on Television
A panel discussion was held on how the changes in the use of television and the use of new technologies affect political campaigns. Issues included the viewers using technologies that allow ...
25Jun 17, 2003
Democratic leaders spoke to party members about the Democratic agenda. Among the topics they addressed were national security policy, intelligence relating to war with Iraq, homeland security, ...
16Oct 15, 2001
New Global Security Challenges
Mr. Berger talked about the challenges of combating global terrorism, maintaining diplomatic coalitions against terrorism, and building a democratic government following military action in ...
14Oct 15, 2001
Electoral Trends in Times of Crisis
Mr. Cook speculated about the 2002 elections and about the impact of the September 11 events on politics.
8Jun 17, 2003
Following a brief talk about the use of the Internet in political campaigns, Senator Lieberman talked about the state of the economy, the Bush administration’s economic plans, and his agenda ...
7Jun 17, 2003
General Clark talked about national security policy, military commitments overseas, and the state of the economy. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.
5Oct 15, 2001
New Global Security Challenges
After an introduction by Senator Landrieu, Senator Lieberman talked about the impact of September 11 events on foreign policy. He also talked about the history and the accomplishments of the ...