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  • Selecting the Vice Presidential Nominees
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    Selecting the Vice Presidential Nominees

    Panelists talked about the qualities to be looked for in the next vice president and the political factors that might influence the selection of a running mate in 2008. Vice presidential…

  • Role of the Vice President
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    Role of the Vice President

    Former Vice President Walter Mondale talked about the role of the vice president. Topics included his experience as vice president under Jimmy Carter, important considerations in choosing a vice…

  • Reconstruction in Iraq
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    Reconstruction in Iraq

    Mr. Wise talked about his first-hand experience on a reconstruction team in Iraq. He was one of the first diplomats assigned to a team. He described the Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT)…

  • State Government and Public Policy
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    State Government and Public Policy

    Peter Harkness spoke about the relationship between Congress and state governments. He focused on policy decisions by state legislatures on an increasing range of issues such as…

  • The Career of Hubert H Humphrey
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    The Career of Hubert H. Humphrey

    Former Vice President Mondale led a discussion of the life and career of the late Vice President Hubert Humphrey. Both Humphrey and Mondale were senators from Minnesota, were vice…

  • 89th Congress Lyndon Johnson and the Warren Court
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    89th Congress, Lyndon Johnson and the Warren Court

    Participants talked about the impact of domestic and foreign policy during the 89th Congress and under the Johnson administration. Among the topics they addressed were civil rights…

  • Balancing Personal Liberty and National Security
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    Balancing Personal Liberty and National Security

    Participants talked about past and present intelligence gathering, security background checks and maintaining personal information. They also talked about national security requirements in…

  • Youth Leadership
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    Youth Leadership

    Ms. Graham spoke about three groups of leaders: those who plan to be leaders, those who are born to be leaders and those who learn while leading. After her remarks, she took questions from…

  • Immigration Issues
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    Immigration Issues

    As part of a two-day symposium on immigration trends and policies, Mayor Giuliani spoke about whether the United States has become fundamentally anti-immigration. He responded to audience…

  • Federal Budget Issues
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    Federal Budget Issues

    Rep. Kasich, chairman of the House Budget Committee, spoke about the future of the federal budget. After paying tribute to several colleagues in the audience he examined a variety of…

  • The Problem With Politics
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    The Problem With Politics

    The speakers in the Mondale Policy Forum at the University of Minnesota discussed the American political process, the problems thwarting the election of effective leadership, and what must be…