189Jun 3, 2013
Gerald Ford Journalism Awards
CNN senior political analyst David Gergen and Representative Fred Upton (R-MI) were the featured speakers at the 26th annual Gerald Ford Journalism Award luncheon. They focused on Gerald ...
862Apr 3, 2013
White House Chiefs of Staff
Five former White House Chiefs of Staff shared stories of their time serving Presidents Ford, Reagan, Clinton and George W. Bush. Panelists included Donald Rumsfeld, Kenneth M. Duberstein, ...
160Feb 3, 2012
Conversation with Wael Ghonim
On the one year anniversary of being imprisoned in Cairo for his Facebook page that helped spark the Egyptian Revolution, Wael Ghonim spoke to students at the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge, ...
232Dec 5, 2011
Top American Leaders of 2011
Educators, journalists and politicians were honored at the Washington Post's Top American Leaders Awards. The awards, according to the Washington Post and its co-sponsor, the ...
464Mar 23, 2011
White House Photographers
Former chief White House photographers talked about what it takes to document the life of the president and the presidency and capturing history as part of their jobs. The photographers told ...
293Dec 13, 2010
Partisanship and the Political Climate
Miki Brzezinski moderated a panel on hyper-partisanship in American politics. Among the issues addressed were historical levels of partisanship in policy making, as well as strategies to ...
5,410Jan 11, 2010
Massachusetts Senate Debate
Candidates for the Massachusetts Senate seat vacated by the death of Senator Edward Kennedy debated various issues prior to the special election to fill the seat.
207Nov 13, 2009
House Democratic Agenda
Speaker Pelosi spoke about the Democratic party agenda in the House of Representatives. Among the topics she addressed were health care reform, abortion, the state of the economy, and U.S. ...
207Oct 13, 2009
Advising the President
Panelists talked about the unique insights they had gained in their roles as presidential advisers. Ted Sorenson was special counsel, adviser, and speechwriter to President Kennedy. Ken ...
338Nov 24, 2008
America's Leadership Challenges
In conjunction with the publication of U.S. News & World Report's annual “America’s Best Leaders” issue, many of the 24 honorees participated in a roundtable discussion on ...
61Sep 18, 2007
Presidential Campaign Forecast
Broadcast journalists Jim Lehrer and George Stephanopoulos talked about the 2008 presidential candidates and the issues facing the country. The discussion was moderated by David Gergen, who ...
86Jun 19, 2006
Tribute to President Gerald R. Ford
A tribute to former President Gerald Ford was held at the National Archives to discuss the national and global impact of the Ford administration. Ambassador Scranton made opening ...
26Jan 27, 2006
Future of U.S. Leadership
With U.S. congressional elections later this year, political leaders discussed the long-term American domestic and foreign policy outlook and the need for effective U.S. leadership. Topics ...