Conservatism in America

At the Aspen Ideas Festival, panel members, moderated by Priscilla Painton, discussed “The State of Conservatism in America.”… read more

At the Aspen Ideas Festival, panel members, moderated by Priscilla Painton, discussed “The State of Conservatism in America.” Topics included the history of conservatism, the September 11 attacks, the war in Iraq, large vs. small government, neo-conservatism, and the role of President Bush. It was noted that old-style communism as a reason for conservatism is now gone. After their discussion the panelists responded to audience members' questions.

Mickey Edwards is a former U.S. Representative (R-OK). close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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193277-1
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Aspen, Colorado, United States
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Aug 5, 2006

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  • Aug 05, 2006 | 8:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 05, 2006 | 11:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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