Christopher Edley Jr.

Christopher Edley Jr.

Christopher Fairchild Edley, Jr. was the Dean of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law from 2004 to 2013. He is longtime member of Democratic administrations and campaigns, serving as a senior member of five presidential campaigns, as an economic policy aide in the Carter Administration, as a senior advisor for economic policy and an OMB official under Bill Clinton, and a chair of the Obama-Biden transition team. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Christopher Edley Jr. has 36 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a Professor. The year with the most videos was 2001 with 12 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 409 views per program. Most appearances with Mary Frances Berry (14), Cruz Reynoso (14), Abigail Thernstrom (12). Most common tags: Election 2000, Civil Rights, Election Procedures.

Appearances by Title:c. December 2, 1988 - Present Professor, Harvard Law School Videos: 18 c. March 6, 2006 - Present Member, Commission on No Child Left Behind Videos: 0 c. January 1, 2004 - Present Dean, School of Law, University of California, Berkeley Videos: 0


Commissioner, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights c. December 1, 2000 - c. December 31, 2005 Videos: 18

Recent Appearances

  • Race and Reconciliation in America,  Part 2

    Race and Reconciliation in America, Part 2

    Badi Foster, Christopher Edley, and Marlon Marshall talked about the state of education. Then Peggy McIntosh, Alford McMichael, and Maria Echaveste…

  • Voting and Election Reform

    Voting and Election Reform

    Witnesses testified before the commission on election reform. They spoke about efforts to reduce or eliminate barriers confronting…

  • Affirmative Action

    Affirmative Action

    Mr. Connerly and Mr. Edley debated the topic, “Affirmative Action: Save It? End It? or Mend It?” Mr. Connerly opposed…

  • Racial Profiling, Crime and Harassment

    Racial Profiling, Crime and Harassment

    Participants talked about racial profiling practices in the wake of terrorist attacks on the U.S. Following their remarks…

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