Putting Americans Back to Work: Competing Visions for Job Creation

Wednesday, December 16, 2009
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
628 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Hearing Webcast

Opening Statements

Senator Byron L. Dorgan
Chairman, Senate Democratic Policy Committee

Senator Jack Reed

Senator Jeanne Shaheen

Senator Russell Feingold

Senator Mark Begich

Senator Kay Hagan

Senator Mark Warner

Senator Amy Klobuchar

Senator Robert Casey

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

Senator Jeff Merkley

Senator Jon Tester

Senator Tom Udall


Gene Sperling
Counselor to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

Lawrence Lindsey
President and CEO of The Lindsey Group

Martin Baily
Bernard L. Schwartz Chair in Economic Policy Development at the Brookings Institution

Douglas Holtz-Eakin
President of DHE Consulting, LLC

Additional Materials

Witness Biographies

DPC Special Report: Senate Democrats are Focused on Creating Jobs for the American People

DPC Fact Sheet: Look at the Record: Can the American People Trust Republicans to Strengthen the Economy for the Middle Class?

DPC Fact Sheet: Personal Finance 101: Do Not Trust Your Savings to Republican Economic Policy (updated to reflect close of market yesterday)

DPC Special Report: Middle-Class Life Under Bush: Less Affordable and Less Secure

DPC Fact Sheet: Setting the Record Straight: The Recovery Act is Working to Rebuild America's Economy

Press Releases

DPC Press Release: Democratic Policy Committee Hearing to Examine Competing Job Creation Strategies

Senator Casey: Casey Urges Action on Job Creation Initiatives





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