56Feb 20, 2008
A panel discussion was held about the upcoming presidential election and the need for inclusive leadership and strategic organization for effective governing. Panelists focused on avoiding ...
162Feb 2, 2008
Ethics in Government
David Abshire introduced the concluding luncheon session about the program for integrating ethics and character into leadership training. He emphasized the necessity of a good example at the ...
117Jan 7, 2008
National Bipartisan Forum News Conference
A number of prominent former and current public servants discussed ways of reintroducing bipartisan statesmanship into American political discourse. Former Senator Sam Nunn read the statement ...
64Oct 26, 2005
Book Discussion on Saving The Reagan Presidency
David Abshire talked about his book Saving The Reagan Presidency: Trust Is the Coin of the Realm, published by Texas A and M University Press. In the book the author recounted his ...
27Nov 1, 2003
Perceptions of the U.S. Abroad
Participants talked to college students about foreign public opinion of the U.S. and U.S. policies. Among the topics they addressed were dialog with and views of the Arab and Muslim world, ...
15Apr 1, 2002
Launch of Leadership Academy
At the opening of a new Leadership Academy sponsored by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, participants talked about the goals and mission of the academy, programs to be offered ...
13Feb 6, 2001
State Department Reform
39Feb 6, 2001
Book Discussion on Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency
Mr. Abshire, editor of Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency: Seventy-Six Case Studies in Presidential Leadership published by Praeger Publishers, addressed a class of graduate ...
11Jan 23, 2001
First 100 Days
Mr. Abshire talked about headline news over the first one hundred days and other previous presidencies pertaining to their agendas. He also responded to audience phone calls, faxes, and ...
17Jan 4, 2001
The 43rd President and the 107th Congress
Participants talked about how the new Bush administration would work with the new Congress. Among the issues they addressed were reorganizing diplomacy and national security, Social Security ...
12Sep 28, 2000
The Next President's First 100 Days
Experts discuss the significance of policy decisions made in the first 100 days of a new administration and make recommendations for the incoming president.
24Jan 7, 2000
In Pursuit of the Presidency
Participants talked about various strategies to achieve the presidency and about other aspects of presidential campaigns. Among the issues they addressed were the importance of presidential ...