Live from the Aspen Ideas Festival: Day One

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Thursday, July 02, 2009

The Brian Lehrer Show heads to Colorado for a series of special broadcasts from the Aspen Ideas Festival. On today’s show, a panel discussion on the role of the U.S. in the global economy. Plus: an interview with education secretary Arne Duncan. Read Brian's Tweets from the AIF! See Pictures from Aspen! Aspen Ideas Festival Homepage


Arne Duncan

Ideas on the Future of the Economy

David Wessel, Wall Street Journal economics editor, Raghuram Rajan, former IMF chief economist, Roger Ferguson, president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, and Gerard Kleisterlee, president and CEO of Royal Philips Electronics, participate in a panel discussion about the state of our economy--and whether they ...

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Education Nation

Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, talks about the future of No Child Left Behind, the importance of science education, and how to ensure great teaching for the next generation.

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Security and Freedom

Viet Dinh, assistant U.S. Attorney General under George W. Bush and a key architect of the USA Patriot Act, discusses the state of national security.

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