Michael Steele on Careers in Politics

As part of a project sponsored by C-SPAN to encourage dialog between students and national figures, Michael Steele talked to students at… read more

As part of a project sponsored by C-SPAN to encourage dialog between students and national figures, Michael Steele talked to students at Woodson Senior High School in Washington, D.C., about careers in politics. He answered questions from the students.

Michael Steele is chairman of the Republican National Committee. He previously served as head of the Republican grassroots organization GOPAC and as lieutenant governor of Maryland, the first African American elected to statewide office in that state.

Mr. Steele was born and raised in Washington, DC. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University and earned a law degree from Georgetown University.  close

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Michael Steele on Careers in Politics

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 25, 2009
Last Aired:
May 27, 2009

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  • May 25, 2009 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 26, 2009 | 5:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 27, 2009 | 8:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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