84May 6, 2013
Managing the Federal Workforce
Cabinet secretaries spoke about managing the federal workforce and the value of public employees in the midst of shrinking budgets. They also responded to questions from the audience.
427Dec 9, 2012
Celebrating the Life of Tip O'Neill
Journalists and political commentators reflected on the life and legacy of former House Speaker Thomas “Tip” O’Neill on the 100th anniversary of his birth. The panelists ...
296Sep 24, 2012
Partisan Politics and Compromise
Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger opened the first event of the University of Southern California’s Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy with remarks about political ...
290May 8, 2012
Public Service Town Hall Meeting
Administration officials spoke to government employees at a town hall meeting held to mark Public Service Recognition Week. They focused on the government workforce and its services to the ...
2,511Jul 12, 2011
Betty Ford National Tribute
A funeral service for former first lady Betty Ford was held in Palm Desert, California, at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church. Former first lady Rosalynn Carter, journalist Cokie ...
2,090May 6, 2010
Book Discussion on Spoken from the Heart
Former first lady Laura Bush discussed her memoir, Spoken from the Heart (Scribner; May 4, 2010), in conversation with journalist Cokie Roberts. Mrs. Bush began and ended by reading ...
297Jul 12, 2008
National Governors Association: Innovation
Former President Clinton gave a keynote speech at the centennial meeting of the National Governors Association. In his remarks he talked about the NGA efforts over the past several years in the ...
45Mar 10, 2008
Health Care Reform Proposals of Presidential Candidates
Panelists talked about the health reform proposals of the presidential candidates and how they relate to the recommendations of the Mayo Clinic Health Policy Center. Then health policy advisers ...
26Dec 1, 2006
First Amendment Award
Three women journalists talked about freedom of the press, the journalism industry, and the practice of journalism as a profession. The also talked about public access to information, ...