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Greensboro | Dr. Norman Ornstein Discusses Broken Politics

April 12 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad is bringing nationally renowned political scientist Norman Ornstein to Greensboro on April 12, 2018.

Dr. Ornstein, a resident scholar at the conservative American Enterprise Institute (AEI), will give a free public talk at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in the Elliott University Center auditorium from 7 to 9 PM. The talk will be hosted by UNCG’s Department of Political Science.

In North Carolina and across the country, people with differing points of view are asking the same questions: How did our political system become so broken? What can we do to fix it?

No one on the national stage is better able to help us answer these questions than Dr. Norman Ornstein. He is seen regularly on FOX, CNN, MSNBC, CBS, NPR, C-SPAN, and heard on PBS. His articles have been published in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Politico, and The Washington Post, among others. He is the author of several bestselling books, including The Broken Branch: How Congress is Failing America and How to Get it Back on Track (2006) and It’s Even Worse Than it Was: How the American Constitutional System Collided with the New Politics of Extremism (2016), both with Thomas E. Mann. His most recent book is One Nation after Trump: A Guide for the Perplexed, the Disillusioned, the Desperate, and the Not-Yet-Deported with E.J. Dionne and Thomas E. Mann (2017). 


Dr. Ornstein’s lecture is free and open to the public. Parking for the event is also free. RSVP to acquire instructions for free parking and driving directions at: :https://goo.gl/forms/V1zHvVKSxJNAeDpv2


A private reception will be held for Dr. Ornstein prior to his 7 PM talk. For further information, contact Ellen Weiner at (336) 317-3423 or weiner.ellen@gmail.com, or Gary Kenton (336) 897-0283 or garyskenton@gmail.com.


The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League of Women Voters does not support or oppose political parties or candidates

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Date:
April 12
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Website:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe_FcIUe6Qq5X93ti0ORDR34TUli4e-nnVDrV4NtCZ9YsVxDw/viewform

Organizer

LOWV NC
Website:
http://lwvnc.org/

Venue

Elliot University Center – UNCG
507 Stirling
Greensboro, NC
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