2019 — Checks and Balances — Will Our Democracy Survive?

Monday, February 25, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
“The Mueller Investigation, the Law and the Presidency” with James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence Agency (2010-2017); Mara Liasson, Political Analyst, FOX News and National Political Correspondent, NPR, and Chuck Rosenberg, Former Counsel to FBI Director Robert Mueller, Former Chief of Staff to FBI Director James Comey and United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia (2005-2006)
Monday, March 25, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
“The Role of the Press and the Congress” with Chris Christie, Governor of New Jersey, (2010-2018); Mark McKinnon, Political Advisor to President George W. Bush and Senator John McCain, co-creator, co-executive producer, and co-host of Showtime’s The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth and Mark Shields, Political Analyst with PBS NewsHour and syndicated columnist.



Monday, April 15, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
“The Role of Nationalism, Globalism and Patriotism” with Ambassador R. Nicholas Burns, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs (2005-2008); General John Kelly, USMC (Ret.), White House Chief of Staff (2017-2019) and Admiral William McRaven, USN (Ret.), Commander of the United States Special Operations (2011-2014)
Monday, May 27, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
“What Was the Hope of Our Forefathers? Has it Worked?” with Douglas Brinkley, Professor of History at Rice University and CNN commentator and Annette Gordon-Reed, American historian and Law Professor of American Legal History at Harvard University