Theresa Amato

Theresa Amato

Born March 1, 1961,Amato began her legal career as a law clerk for The Honorable Robert W. Sweet and then became a staff attorney at Public Citizen Litigation Group in Washington, DC.She litigated high profile cases and was the director of the Freedom of Information Clearinghouse. Amato has also served as the executive director of the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation, worked in private practice, and is of counsel to the firm Despres, Schwartz & Geoghegan. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Theresa Amato has 12 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 News Conference as a Manager for the Nader Presidential Campaign. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 289 views per program. Most appearances with Ralph Nader (3), Bill Hillsman (2). Most common tag: Third Parties.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2002 - Present President, Citizen Works Videos: 4 c. January 1, 1993 - Present Founder, Citizen Advocacy Center Videos: 2 c. August 4, 2000 - Present Manager, Nader Presidential Campaign Videos: 6

Recent Appearances

  • Independent Political Movements

    Independent Political Movements

    Independent party advocates spoke about the independent movement in the U.S. and how independent voters could effect reforms…

  • <em>Not Invited to the Party</em>

    Not Invited to the Party

    James Bennett talked about his book Not Invited to the Party: How the Demopublicans Have Rigged the System and Left…

  • <em>Grand Illusion</em> and <em>Nixonland</em>

    Grand Illusion and Nixonland

    Authors talked about their books in conversation with Bruce Dold. Topics included the political polarization of the country…

  • Future of Independent Parties

    Future of Independent Parties

    Panelists discussed the results of the 2004 election, with particular emphasis on “Third Party” candidates and…

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