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2011-07-25 10:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With all eyes focused on the looming debt limit deadline, The Atlantic's "Women in Washington" series kicks off July 28 with an in-depth conversation on the national deficit and the future of U.S. tax policy. Dr. Alice Rivlin, former head of the CBO and the OMB and now a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, will sit down for a one-on-one interview with Atlantic Media Company's Linda Douglass to discuss the economic path forward in...

2010-01-25 10:30:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senators Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Judd Gregg (R-NH) today commended the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) for the launch of its Debt Reduction Task Force, led by former Senator Pete Domenici (R-NM) and Dr. Alice Rivlin, former Director of the Office of Management and Budget and the Congressional Budget Office, and former Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Board. Senators Conrad and Gregg, Chairman and Ranking Member, respectively, of the Senate...

2010-01-22 14:30:00

Former Senate Budget Chairman Pete Domenici and Former OMB and CBO Director Alice Rivlin to craft detailed plan to cut unsustainable U.S. debt Urgent Issue for U.S. Economic Competitiveness and Global Standing WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) will launch its Debt Reduction Task Force, led by former Senator Pete Domenici and Dr. Alice Rivlin, with top budget experts, business and labor leaders, stakeholders, and former elected officials, on...

2004-11-29 15:00:10

U.S. analysts Monday said Bush administration proposals to send astronauts back to the moon and on to Mars should be put on the budget chopping block. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's fiscal 2005 budget gives it wide latitude to direct money toward Bush's new space vision but Alice Rivlin, former White House budget director under President Clinton, and Bill Niskanen, chairman of the Cato Institute, both told a Brookings Institute forum on domestic policy in the second...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.