BLACKROCK FUTURE FORUM

Governing through a crisis and the likely policy outcomes for 2021

BlackRock Vice Chairman Barbara Novick moderated a conversation between former Governors Jeb Bush and Ed Rendell about the role of government in combatting the pandemic, the social unrest gripping the country and their views on the outcome of the November election.

Highlights include:

  • The importance of setting aside partisanship to effectively mitigate the challenges presented by the coronavirus
  • The roles that the federal government and the states should play to lessen the economic burden
  • How early voting and voting by mail can help smooth a potentially chaotic election day
  • How changes in the education system can lessen inequality and create better opportunities for underserved communities
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Jeb Bush
Former Governor of Florida
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Barbara Novick
Vice Chairman and Co-founder, BlackRock
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Edward Rendell
Former Governor of Pennsylvania
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BlackRock Future Forum 2020
Explore our series of discussions with policy makers and industry experts from the technology, healthcare, and energy sectors on the topics that are driving markets and impacting society.
BlackRock Future Forum 2020