Mark Palmer

Mark Palmer

Robie Marcus Hooker "Mark" Palmer was a United States Ambassador to Hungary . He was a member of the American Academy of Diplomacy and the Committee on the Present Danger, Vice Chairman of Freedom House and the Council for a Community of Democracies. He was also the co-founder of the National Endowment for Democracy. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mark Palmer has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Video Magazine as a Chief Executive Officer for the Central European Development Corporation. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 846 views per program. Most common tag: Democracy.

Appearances by Title:c. January 14, 2005 - Present President and CEO, Capital Development Company Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2002 - Present Vice President, Freedom House Videos: 1 c. August 8, 1995 - Present Chief Executive Officer, Central European Development Corporation Videos: 2


Ambassador, Hungary, United States c. July 1, 1986 - c. July 1, 1990 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Internet Regulation in China

    Internet Regulation in China

    Executives with internet companies Google and Go Daddy testified before a federal commission that monitors civil rights abuses in China about…

  • <em>Breaking the Real Axis of Evil</em>

    Breaking the Real Axis of Evil

    Former Ambassador Palmer talked about his book Breaking the Real Axis of Evil: How to Oust the World’s Last Dictators by…

  • U.S. Policy Toward Iran

    U.S. Policy Toward Iran

    Participants talked about U.S. policy toward Iran, weapons development programs in Iran, terrorist threats and political…

  • Democracy in Iraq

    Democracy in Iraq

    This forum focused on democratic change in Iraq. Experts on the region participated. A short film was also shown.

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