New Congressional Agenda

Panelists spoke about the 2008 general election results, the potential impact of an Obama presidency, and potential shifts in U.S. policy… read more

Panelists spoke about the 2008 general election results, the potential impact of an Obama presidency, and potential shifts in U.S. policy as a result of Democratic Party gains in the House and Senate. Topics included rule changes in the House, term limits on committee chairman, and what might happen in the House lame duck session. David Hawkings moderated.

“What’s the Impact?: The New Agenda for Congress and the Nation” was the second panel of the Congressional Quarterly Election Impact Conference held in the Ronald Reagan Building. Public Affairs Council was a co-sponsor.

David Hawkings was identified on-screen as David Hawkins. close

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Program ID:
282267-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 6, 2008
Last Aired:
Nov 9, 2008

Airing Details

  • Nov 06, 2008 | 10:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 06, 2008 | 10:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 07, 2008 | 4:25am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 09, 2008 | 5:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
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