1,044Jan 25, 2013
Race and President Obama's Second Term
Panelists talked about racial progress since the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation 150 years ago and what disparities remained at the start of President Obama’s second term. He ...
15,834Sep 26, 2012
Paul Glastris on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Paul Glastris talked about his recent Washington Monthly piece on the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, “Too Important to Fail.” He responded to telephone calls ...
883Dec 9, 2011
Obama Administration's Handling of Scandals
Former Newsweek columnist Jonathan Alter and Faiz Shakir of the Center for American Progress talked about Mr. Alter’s Washington Monthly on the controversies of the Obama ...
1,013Jan 6, 2010
Panelists talked about the lingering effects of the use of Agent Orange by the U.S. during the Vietnam War. The discussion was based on an article in the Washington Monthly ...
73Apr 10, 2009
Stimulating Renewable Energy Markets
The panel discussed a policy in Gainesville, Florida called “feed-in tariffs” for spurring green energy businesses. These policies require utilities to purchase renewable energy ...
15Aug 10, 2008
Washington Journal: James Townsend
16Apr 22, 2007
Political News Review
The guests talked about the latest political issues in the news, including the 2008 presidential campaigns, Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, the ...
35Oct 25, 2006
Federal policymakers and higher education experts talked about evaluating colleges and universities, ranking institutions by the quality of programs offered, affordability of higher education and ...
36Nov 21, 2005
Panelists talked about economic policy, ownership and debt, and efforts to provide individuals more control and flexibility in financial markets. They also talked about a progressive agenda for ...
24Oct 14, 2005
Mr. Glastris spoke about the rise in power by North Carolina congressman Patrick McHenry. He also talked about his opinions on several liberal issues. Mr. Glastris responded to ...
38Jun 25, 2004
The Clinton Political Legacy
This event coincided with the publication of Clinton’s autobiography, My Life. The panel consisted of veteran journalists who had covered President Clinton throughout his ...
14Jan 13, 2004
Real State of the Union: Health Care and Education
The panelists talked about the future of education and health care. Topics included decreasing availability of heath care, health insurance, standardized tests in schools, and the quality of ...
14Aug 31, 2001
Mr. Glastris, the new editor in chief of the Washington Monthly, and Mr. Miller talked about headline news stories and responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic ...
8Dec 21, 1997
Mr. Glastris, the lead editor, talked about the U.S. News and World Report Outlook '98 section. He also took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail.