44Jun 7, 2004
White House Speech Writers
Former presidential speechwriters spoke about their job in times of crises and developing messages to inspire the American people. They talked about presidential speaking styles, the challenges ...
29Feb 6, 2003
Clinton Presidency, Class 4
During the fourth meeting of the class on the Clinton presidency, Professor Scranton and the guest speakers talked about presidential transition, appointments, and the cabinet. They also ...
50Nov 12, 2002
Working in the Clinton White House
The panelists talked about the mechanics of the White House, focusing on how President Clinton’s time was scheduled and how his schedule reflected his priorities. The panelists responded ...
5May 7, 2001
A Century of the Americas
Secretary Abraham spoke about energy issues affecting the Western Hemisphere. Among the issues he addressed increasing energy supply, hemispheric cooperation, and improving the energy ...
17Mar 5, 2001
U.S.-Mexico Trade Issues, Part 1
U.S. and Mexican legilators discussed aspects of U.S.-Mexico business relationships, including anti-drug certification and immigration. Senator Dodd is ranking member of the Senate Foreign ...
16Jan 4, 2001
Media Coverage of Presidential Transition
Participants spoke about the process of presidential transitions and the issues the media might focus on. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.
146Jun 15, 2000
White House Chief of Staff Administrative Duties
Former White House chiefs of staff talked about the administrative duties and coordinating efforts required of the office during the term of a president. Among the issues they discussed were ...