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GU Politics Reflects on Transformative Inaugural Year

As the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service approaches the end of its inaugural year on campus, its leaders, fellows and student participants reflect on the institute’s accomplishments since it opened its doors in August 2015. In the past year, the institute, an affiliate of the McCourt School of Public[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments Campus 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
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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
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Former Hewlett-Packard Executive Officer Carly Fiorina discussed her bid for the 2016 presidential nomination as part of the GU Politics series “Reflections on Running” March 15.

Fiorina Talks Presidential Campaign, Future Plans

Carly Fiorina, former chief executive officer of tech giant Hewlett-Packard, spoke about her recent presidential campaign Tuesday night in the Fischer Colloquium as part of Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service’s ongoing series, “Reflections on Running.” Fiorina spoke to a standing-only audience, describing the intricacies of her presidential race[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Students Register for Presidential Primaries

Students Register for Presidential Primaries

Georgetown students hailing from states around the country registered to vote by way of absentee ballots in anticipation of upcoming presidential primaries at a voter registration drive called GU Votes: Absentee Voter Registration Party in Sellinger Lounge on Wednesday. Hosted by GU Votes, a subcommittee of Georgetown University Politics, along with[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Associated Press White House Correspondent Nedra Pickler, center, moderated a discussion on the Iowa caucus with former Deputy White House Political Directors Sara Fagen, left, and Patrick Dillon

Clinton, Rubio Win in Mock Iowa Caucus

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service hosted a simulation of the upcoming Feb. 1 Iowa caucus that culminated with victories for Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Copley Formal Lounge on Wednesday. The event, titled the “Iowa Mockus,” featured former Associated Press[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 1 comment City News, News, News - Top
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a Democratic presidential candidate, addressed a Gaston Hall audience that could not accommodate all who started lining up before 6 a.m. Thursday.

Sanders Campaign Comes to Gaston

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) delivered this election season’s first candidate address in Gaston Hall yesterday, where he defined democratic socialism as economic security for the middle class and called for collaborative efforts to destroy the Islamic State group. The speech marked a defining moment in Sanders’ campaign,[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Margie Omero and Kristen Soltis Anderson, co-hosts of “The Pollsters” podcast, were the first speakers for the Institute of Politics and Public Service’s new Women and Politics series, which began Nov. 9.

Women and Politics Series Debuts

The Institute of Politics and Public Service launched its Women and Politics speaker series, set to run throughout the election cycle and host speakers from professions including political operations and journalism, Nov. 9. IPPS Executive Director Mo Elleithee (SFS ’94) said plans for the series are currently amorphous and that[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 0 comments City News, News