Affordable housing is one of the greatest ways to boost entrepreneurship and economic growth in America—and no one is talking about it. If housing were just about housing, the topic would be important enough. But it’s about more than that.
The Secretary of State offers remarks as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation hosts the Middle East Commercial Center Leadership Forum.
When people talk about our nation's slow rate of economic growth, it often comes with a tone of resignation.
"Perhaps 2.5% growth is the new norm," some people say.
According to the Congressional Budget Office, that 2.5% growth rate may be with us for the next 10 years.