44Oct 15, 2013
Election and Voting Reform, Panel 1
The secretaries of state of Ohio, Jon Husted (R), and Minnesota, Mark Ritchie (D) talked about ending partisanship in politics and government with the Bipartisan Policy Center’s John ...
354Oct 15, 2013
Election and Voting Reform, Panel 2
Panelists talked about reforming the election system. The discussion included issues raised by the national bipartisan poll on American attitudes toward elections and election reform released ...
244Mar 6, 2013
Congress and Partisanship
Six former members of the Senate and House of Representatives talked about ways to end hyper-partisanship in Congress. Topics included the congressional schedule, comity among members, ...
153Mar 6, 2013
National Conversation on American Unity
Members of the Commission on Political Reform discussed the causes and consequences of extreme polarization of the American political process. The event opened with a video presentation ...
144Nov 26, 2012
Bipartisan Policy Initiatives
Dan Glickman talked about efforts to create areas of bipartisan agreement as the lame-duck session of Congress was to begin debate on the “fiscal cliff” and other key budgetary and ...
378Nov 9, 2012
Bipartisan Policy Center Post-Election Analysis
Political analysts and pollsters analyzed voter turnout and impact in the 2012 election. Dan Glickman posed ten questions, and the panelists then responded. Ron Brownstein in his analysis ...
674Nov 5, 2012
2012 Congressional Race Analysis
Former Representatives Martin Frost (D-TX), Dan Glickman (D-KS), and Tom Davis (R-VA) discussed some of the most important House and Senate races across the country. They also talked about the ...
845Oct 24, 2012
2012 Election Forecast
Charlie Cook and Amy Walter talked about the 2012 presidential election as well as some of the key congressional races. They also discussed the congressional lame duck session. Charlie ...
474Sep 12, 2012
U.S. Debt and Fiscal Outlook
A bipartisan group of former government officials and members of Congress talked about federal debt and the nation’s long-term fiscal challenges. All of the panelists agreed that ...
176Sep 6, 2012
U.S. Leadership and Global Challenges
Participants talked about U.S. foreign policy in the Obama administration and how foreign policy issues could effect the 2012 presidential election campaign. Among the topics they addressed ...
960Jul 31, 2012
Campaign Finance in 2012 Elections
Panelists talked about campaign finance following Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, in which the Supreme Court ruled that the First Amendment prohibited the government from ...
145Jun 24, 2012
Worldwide Food Supply
Panelists talked about the agriculture industry and the environment. Among the topics they addressed were resource management, food distribution, and hunger rates in various regions of the ...
392May 11, 2012
Obesity In the United States
Dan Glickman talked about the new Institute of Medicine report on the obesity rate in the United States, “Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention: Solving the Weight of the Nation.” ...
146Dec 9, 2011
Panelists talked about redistricting reform and the effects these reforms might have on congressional and state elections.
167Aug 31, 2011
Foreign Aid Funds
Dan Glickman talked about the federal government’s annual offer of financial assistance to foreign countries, largely thorough humanitarian programs. Topics included how these types of ...
174Feb 2, 2011
Bill Gates Remarks
Bill Gates spoke at an event in honor of former Secretary of State Madeline Albright and former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge. In his remarks he focused on the importance of foreign aid ...
153Feb 2, 2011
U.S. Global Leadership Coalition
Former Secretary of State Madeline Albright, former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge, and others were honored at an event hosted by the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition. They focused the ...
568Dec 13, 2010
Partisanship in Congress
Columnist David Brooks made introductory remarks at the No Labels national leadership meeting. He spoke about the problems of partisanship in Congress and conformity with ...
73Nov 9, 2010
Former cabinet officials and others spoke about the political climate in Washington and several proposals for some structural changes to organizations and legislative rules in order to promote more ...
270Oct 28, 2010
2010 Midterm Elections
Pollster Michael Dimock spoke with National Journal writers about the results of the latest Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)-National Journal Congressional Connection poll on the ...
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