1,271Oct 22, 2012
Catholic Vote in the 2012 Election
Religion and political scholars analyzed polling data and trends among Catholic voters in the 2012 election.
The discussion, “The Catholic Vote in the 2012 Election,” was held by the ...
114Oct 22, 2008
Campaign 2008 and the Catholic Vote
Panelists spoke about Catholic voting patterns and demographics, as well as predictions about how the Catholic vote would affect the outcome of the 2008 presidential election. They also talked ...
67Nov 19, 2004
Religion and the Presidency: 2004 Election
The panelists talked about feelings about values and ethics that affected the 2004 presidential election. Topics included the variety of Catholic beliefs and votes, differences between ...
43Nov 18, 2004
Religion and Presidency: Modern Presidents, 1
In a forum on religion and the presidency, the panelists focused on the modern presidents from Harry Truman to John Kennedy. After their presentations they answered audience members' questions.
26Sep 12, 2003
Considering the Bush Presidency Panel
Panelists talked about Considering the Bush Presidency, co-edited by Gary Gregg and Mark Rozell. The book, published by Oxford University Press, was the first scholarly review and ...
31Nov 6, 2001
Presidential Records Act
Witnesses testified about the Presidential Records Act of 1978, which declared presidential records to be federal property and placed them in the custody and control of the Archivist of the United ...
61Oct 24, 1998
U.S. v. Nixon Symposium
The panelists discussed the use of executive privilege since the Nixon era and how this privilege was not used regularly until President Clinton. They discussed examples of executive privilege ...
23Feb 26, 1998
The guest explained the concept of executive privilege and related it to current investigations of President Clinton. He also responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.
17Sep 29, 1997
Executive Privilege in Clinton White House
Panelists discussed the relationship between Congress and the White House since President Clinton took office. They discussed what executive privilege is and the instances in which it is used ...
46Jul 20, 1996
Virginia Senatorial Debate
Democrat Mark Warner debated incumbent Republican Senator John Warner in Hot Springs, Virginia. Professor Rozell moderated the debate in which the candidates made opening statements and then ...
34May 13, 1993
Media Bias in Reporting on Congress
The participants discussed the role of the media in reporting on the Congress. They analyzed the evolution of media bias and the need for fair journalism in Washington, D.C.
311Apr 24, 1993
President Reagan and Congress
As part of the symposium on President Reagan, scholars and former members of Congress described President Reagan’s relations with Congress. Topics included the president’s many ...
41Apr 8, 1989
The Nixon Pardon
Professor Rozell delivered his paper titled, "In Defense of President Ford’s
Pardon of Richard M. Nixon," and Professor Pederson delivered his paper,
“Ford’s Pardon of ...
44Nov 21, 1987
Secrecy, Government, and the Media
Experts and members of the press spoke to the Richard Nixon Symposium at Hofstra University about the relationship between media and the government in the context of classified ...