159Dec 9, 2008
Former U.S. ambassadors to China spoke about their personal experiences as diplomats and current relations with China. Among the topics they addressed were changing attitudes toward the West in ...
24Jun 1, 2005
James Sasser, former U.S. ambassador to China and Shapiro Professor at the George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs, gave the keynote address at the third annual U.S. ...
40Dec 17, 2004
Analysts talked about the future of U.S. China policy under a second Bush administration. Among the issues they addressed were international trade and intellectual property rights, human rights ...
7Jun 17, 2002
Representative Hyde talked about America’s image abroad and about developing new approaches to public diplomacy. Among the issues he addressed were the use of modern media technology, new ...
11May 29, 2002
Press Coverage of Anti-Terrorism Policies
In the final forum in a series that began shortly after the September 11 attacks, Democratic foreign policy experts presented an overview of how the president and the press have handled efforts to ...
30Mar 18, 2002
Work Environment on Capitol Hill
Former senators spoke about the daily operation of the U.S. Senate and the political atmosphere in the body. Among the topics they addressed were the traditions of civility and congeniality, ...
12Apr 27, 2001
Former ambassadors talked about past and present relations with China. Among the topics they addressed were personal recollections of past confrontations and agreements, relations with Taiwan, ...
9Jul 15, 2000
Jackson Day Party Dinner
Senator Graham spoke about the importance of electing Democratic candidates in the 2000 elections and outlined his reasons for voting for Vice President Gore over Governor Bush.
9Jan 10, 1996
In his first official speech as Ambassador to China, Ambassador Sasser talked about his plans. Following his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience.
17Jan 10, 1996
Ambassador to China Swearing-in
Ambassador Sasser, a former Tennessee senator, was sworn in as ambassador to China by Vice President Gore, also a former senator from Tennessee.