TITLE

White house workout

AUTHOR(S)
Impoco, Jim; Hage, David
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/8/93, Vol. 114 Issue 9, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the reasons why President Bill Clinton and Vice President Al Gore believe that America can add economic bulk if Washington helps crucial high-tech industries flex their muscles. Details of Clinton's plan to boost high-technology industries; Clinton wants the federal government to back the development of commercially useful technology; Nurturing the relationship between the public and private sectors. INSET: `We're not picking winners,' by Kenneth T. Walsh..
ACCESSION #
9303040242

 

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