Norm Ornstein to Speak at Humphrey Institute on Friday
Roll Call columnist and American Enterprise Institute resident scholar Norm Ornstein will speak at the Humphrey Institute on Friday to review the Obama administration’s wide-ranging policy initiatives and their progress in Congress as the political winds appears rady to shift.
A Report From Washington
Norm Ornstein, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
Friday, Nov. 20, 2009
Noon – 1:15pm
Humphrey Forum, Humphrey Institute
301 19th Ave S., Minneapolis
Norman Ornstein is a long-time observer of Congress and politics. He writes a weekly column for Roll Call and is an election analyst for CBS News. He serves as codirector of the AEI-Brookings Election Reform Project and participates in AEI’s Election Watch series. He also serves as a senior counselor to the Continuity of Government Commission. Mr. Ornstein led a working group of scholars and practitioners that helped shape the law, known as McCain-Feingold, that reformed the campaign financing system. He was elected as a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2004. His many books include The Permanent Campaign and Its Future (AEI Press, 2000); the coauthored The Broken Branch: How Congress is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track (Oxford University Press, 2006); and, most recently, Vital Statistics on Congress 2008 (Brookings Institution Press, 2008), also coauthored.
This presentation is free and open to the public; registration is not required.
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