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Perspectives on polarization, from Congressional staff

Posted on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 by CommunityEngagement. Tags: , ,
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UNCG’s Harriet Elliott Lecture Series presents “Inside the Beltway: Perspectives on Polarization from Congressional Staff.”

The panel discussion will be Tuesday, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m. in the School of Education Building, Room 120.

The discussion among current and former Congressional staff will look at the challenges of working in a polarized Congress.

The panelists will be:

  • Jimmy Broughton – former chief of staff to Sen. Jesse Helms
  • Mark Harkins – former chief of staff to Rep. Brad Miller
  • Asher Hildebrand – District Director (and former Legislative Director) to Rep. David Price

Dr. David Holian (Political Science) will be the moderator.

The event is sponsored by the Department of Political Science and the Center for Legislative Studies.

Visual courtesy the Architect of the Capitol.

Reposted From: Campus Weekly