Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton joined PBS NewsHour's Jim Lehrer for “Innovation and the Global Marketplace: A Discussion on American Innovation, Trade, and the Next 10 Million Jobs,” on December 14 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. This event was streamed live on www.state.gov; you can find a text transcript of the event here.
The discussion was part of a panel event featuring conversations between PBS NewsHour correspondents and leaders from across the private and public sectors, exploring the critical connections between American jobs, economic growth and U.S. relationships around the world. These conversations explored issues such as trade agreements, public diplomacy, global innovation patterns and policies, the impact of technology on international relationships and geopolitics, and the rapidly changing global marketplace. The event was hosted by PBS NewsHour, The Aspen Institute and Intel.