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  • The Key Swing States of the 2020 Election with Seema Mehta & Dan Schnur

    2020 Election Series Part 5: The Key Swing States of the 2020 Election

    This livestream analyzes how the nation’s geographical cleavages —battleground states, urban-rural divides, and regional differences — will play out on election night. The discussion is led by Political Communications Professor Dan Schnur of USC, UC-Berkeley, and Pepperdine, who is joined by Seema Mehta, political reporter for the Los Angeles Times covering the 2020 presidential campaign.

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  • Dr. Fiona Hill on Foreign Interference in the 2020 Elections

    Dr. Fiona Hill is a senior fellow in the Center on the United States and Europe in the Foreign Policy program at Brookings. She recently served as deputy assistant to the president and senior director for European and Russian affairs on the National Security Council from 2017 to 2019. From 2006 to 2009, she served as national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at The National Intelligence Council. She is co-author of “Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin” (Brookings Institution Press, 2015).

    On this livestream, Dr. Hill, who testified in the presidential impeachment inquiry last year, discusses foreign interference in U.S. elections, Russia’s relations with the West, and President Vladimir Putin with moderator Robert J. Abernethy, Brookings Trustee, Vice Chairman of the Atlantic Council, and LAWACTH Board Member.

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  • How Will the Coronavirus Change our Politics?

    Dan Schnur, LAWACTH Board Member and highly regarded Berkeley University and USC Professor of Public Policy, discusses the political landscape during the coronavirus pandemic.

    What will happpen to the 2020 Election? How are candidates navigating their campaigns amidst the COVID-19 public quarantine? He gives answers to all these topics and more, as well as taking questions from viewers in our digital Q&A.
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  • Congressman Jimmy Gomez on the Future Leadership of America

    Kyle Langan sits down with Congressman Jimmy Gomez for a conversation on being a young federal legislator, what drove him to politics, threats to America's democracy, and the future of the country.

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  • Maureen Dowd on "The Year of Voting Dangerously"

    Dowd has covered Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton since the 1990s. She was with the real estate mogul when he shyly approached his first Presidential rope line in 1999. She won a Pulitzer prize that same year for her penetrating columns on Bill Clinton's impeachment follies. In this perilous campaign season, The New York Times columnist traces the psychologies and pathologies in one of the nastiest and most significant presidential campaign battles ever.
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