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Cantor Rejects ‘Short-Termism’ As Political Trend

Cantor Rejects ‘Short-Termism’ As Political Trend

Former Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor argued that an excessive concern with short-term political goals sacrifices long-term success in Congress at an event hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service on Wednesday. The conversation, titled “How Short-termism is Breaking Washington,” was moderated by GU Politics Executive[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Huckabee Discusses Political Career, Presidential Campaign

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee spoke on his political career and unsuccessful 2016 presidential bid in an event that kicked off Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service’s “Reflections on Running” speaker series March 2 in Copley Formal Lounge. GU Politics Executive Director Mo Elleithee moderated the conversation, which about 75[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Clinton, Trump Win Super Tuesday Primaries

Georgetown University’s Institute of Politics and Public Service hosted a watch party for the Super Tuesday primaries in Old North on March 1. About 40 students gathered to watch the primaries, which took place in 12 states and culminated in wins for Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. Trump[Read More…]

by March 9, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
COURTESY THE INSTITUTE OF POLITICS AND PUBLIC SERVICE
Laura Chinchilla, Jackie Kucinich and Alvin Brown are among the five new fellows for the spring 2016 class in the IPPS program.

New IPPS Fellows Bring Varied Perspectives

The Institute of Politics and Public Service announced its spring 2016 class of fellows yesterday — IPPS’ second class of fellows — consisting of five prominent figures from the realms of politics, government and the media. The new fellows include former Mayor of Jacksonville, Fla., Alvin Brown, former President of[Read More…]

by December 8, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top