The Atlantic and National Journal gathered for the 12th annual State of the Union Congressional Debrief the morning following President Obama's State of the Union address. The top political minds at The Atlantic and National Journal including Ron Brownstein, Steve Clemons, and Molly Ball were joined by a star-studded cast for a morning of interviews with Republican and Democratic members of Congress. Established members and newcomers alike took turns in the hot seat, joining the Atlantic Media team to dissect the President's address and forecast its impact on Congress and the country.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
8:00 AM Guest Registration
8:25 AM Welcome Remarks from John Fox Sullivan
8:30 AM Programming Begins
Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)
Sen. Deb Fischer (R-NE)
Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX)
Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL)
Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO)
Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND)
10:00 AM Program Conclusion
We The People
Featuring US Army Sec Eric Fanning
and The Atlantic's Steve Clemons
In a series of conversations, The Atlantic will explore civitas, the contract binding all citizens together, and talk to leaders of business, politics and society who are striving to make our Union a little more perfect.
The Politics of Gender:
Women, Men, and the 2016 Campaign
An Atlantic Politics & Policy Briefing
The Atlantic will explore the changing landscape of American demographics, the politics of gender perceptions and the role women play in leadership.