Robert Pearson

Robert Pearson

Pearson was first elected as a non-partisan to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta in the 1917 Alberta general election as the top pick in the, At large soldiers' and nurses vote from voters fighting overseas in World War I. Roberta MacAdams was elected second in the block vote by a very narrow margin behind his total. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert Pearson has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2011 Forum as a President for the International Research and Exchanges Board.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2011 - Present President, International Research and Exchanges Board Videos: 1

Previously

Ambassador, Turkey, United States c. January 1, 2000 - c. January 1, 2003 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • U.S.-Turkey Relations

    U.S.-Turkey Relations

    Diplomats spoke about relations between the U.S. and Turkey. They also talked about Turkey’s relationship with the European Union…

  • Media Censorship in the Digital Age

    Media Censorship in the Digital Age

    Panelists representing Egypt, Iran, China, and Thailand talked about ways that new media tools are being used and suppressed…

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