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 Georgetown University's
John J. DeGioia and
The Atlantic's Steve Clemons
In a series of conversations, The Atlantic will explore civitas, the contract binding all citizens together.
The Formative Years: What's Next for Early Care and Education? An Atlantic Next America Forum
In this Next America forum, The Atlantic will convene key policymakers, local officials, stakeholders and experts to examine the future of early care and education policy.
Atlantic Exchange featuring Helene Cooper and Jeffrey Goldberg
New York Times correspondent Helene Cooper will join The Atlantic’s Editor in Chief Jeffrey Goldberg to discuss her new book on work of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her successful mobilization of a coalition built on the grassroots foundation of female voters.