Michael McDonald George Mason University Associate Professor
A record number of Americans are expected to participate in early voting this campaign cycle. Professor McDonald discussed his research in this area and how the campaigns are adjusting their turn out operations.
Richard Geddes, Cornell University – Associate Professor Department of Policy Analysis & Management & American Enterprise Institute Visiting Scholar
Professor Cornell discussed his proposal to privatize the U.S. Postal Service.
James Traub, Council on Foreign Relations Member & New York Times Magazine Contributing Writer
Mr. Traub discussed the so-called “Obama Doctrine” and the administration’s commitment to multilateral institutions, especially the United Nations. He also discuss his recent profile of Susan Rice, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., and speculation that she will be tapped as Secretary of State if there’s a second Obama term. Though, Hillary Clinton has said she would not serve in a second term in the Cabinet.