Kevin Madden on Careers in Politics

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

As part of a project sponsored by C-SPAN to encourage dialog between students and national figures, Kevin Madden talked to students at Eastern Senior High School in Washington, D.C., about careers in politics. Following his presentation, he answered questions from the students.

Kevin Madden was the national press secretary for Gov. Mitt Romney’s 2008 presidential campaign. He currently serves as a senior vice president in the public affairs consulting firm the Glover Park Group.

Mr. Madden previously worked in the press operations for two Republican House majority leaders, Rep. Tom DeLay and Rep. John Boehner. He also worked on President Bush’s 2004 re-election campaign and as the spokesman for the U.S. Justice Department. He got his start in politics working for local campaigns and officials in his hometown of Yonkers, New York. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

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

People in this video

  • Boney, Sierra Student Eastern Senior High School (Washington, DC)
  • Davis, John Superintendent Washington, D.C. Public Schools
  • Madden, Kevin Press Secretary (Former) Romney Presidential Campaign
More People

Hosting Organization

Series

More Videos From

Students & Leaders Series

Clips from This Video

More information about

Kevin Madden on Careers in Politics

736 Views
Program ID:
286358-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2009
Last Aired:
May 30, 2009

Airing Details

  • May 29, 2009 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 30, 2009 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Kevin Madden on Careers in Politics

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:58:00
    Price:
    $7.49
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Length:
    00:58:00
    Price:
    $4.99
    Request Format
  • MP4 video - Low
    Length:
    00:58:00
    Price:
    $3.99
    Request Format
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:58:00
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart