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Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) discussed the future of conservatism and the Republican Party as well as Donald Trump’s success in the 2016 presidential race on Tuesday.

Senator Lee Talks Future of Conservatism, 2016 Election

Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) spoke on the key elements of conservative ideology, the urgent need for poverty alleviation and the state of the 2016 presidential election in a discussion hosted by the Georgetown University Institute for Politics and Public Service in Old North on April 12. Lee began his term[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Senator Tim Scott Discusses Future of Republican Party

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) discussed his upbringing and the future of the Republican Party, both within the context of the 2016 election and beyond, at an event hosted by the Georgetown University Institute of Politics and Public Service in the Healey Family Student Center on Monday. Scott is the first[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
‘House of Cards’ Actor Discusses Role, 2016 Campaign

‘House of Cards’ Actor Discusses Role, 2016 Campaign

Long-time Democratic media consultant and former “House of Cards” actor, David Eichenbaum, discussed aspects of truth behind the Netflix original series, during an event hosted by the GU Politics Student Advisory Board in Old North on Tuesday night. “House of Cards” depicts the political rise of a U.S.-Senator-turned-President Francis Underwood,[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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First Lady Chiefs of Staff spoke on the evolving role of the president's spouse at a GU Politics event on Wednesday.

First Lady Chiefs of Staff Discuss Evolving Role

Georgetown University Institute of Politics and Public Service welcomed three Chiefs of Staff from the Office of the First Lady, along with ABC News contributor Claire Shipman, to discuss the evolving role and challenges faced by the First Lady and her Chief of Staff in the Healey Family Student Center[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

O’Malley Talks Presidential Campaign, Political Strategy

Former 2016 Democratic presidential candidate and Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley spoke on his campaign and career — and played some guitar — with Huffington Post Senior Politics Editor Sam Stein and Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service Executive Director Mo Elleithee (SFS ’94) in McShain Lounge on Tuesday night. The[Read More…]

by March 27, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Santorum Talks Political Career, Liberal Culture

Santorum Talks Political Career, Liberal Culture

Former Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) discussed his experiences running for president and his views on liberal values at an event hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service as part of its “Reflections on Running” series in Old North on Monday. GU Politics Executive Director[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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
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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