The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) will host its second annual political summit, Beyond the Ballot: Making Washington Work, at Tulane University on November 9, 2010. Hosted by James Carville and Mary Matalin, the day-long event will feature national political strategists from both sides of the aisle. Panel discussions throughout the day will explore ways that Democrats and Republicans can come together after the 2010 midterm elections to tackle the tough issues facing the city of New Orleans and the country.
The BPC has assembled a group of Republican and Democratic political strategists including Steve Schmidt, Kiki McLean, Mark McKinnon, Dan Bartlett, Hilary Rosen, Karen Hughes, Steve McMahon, Matthew Dowd, Lanny Davis, Tony Blankley, Joe Lockhart and Paul Begala. The panels will be moderated by some of America's top political journalists and analysts.
The event is FREE and open to the public and media.
WHO: James Carville, Mary Matalin & national political consultants
WHAT: Beyond the Ballot: Making Washington Work
WHERE: Tulane University- Lavin-Bernick Center
6329 Freret St. New Orleans, LA
WHEN: November 9, 2010- 10:00AM - 4:30PM
• Opening Remarks from Carville and Matalin
10:15AM - 10:45AM
• Panel 1- Taking Stock: What the Election Means for Bipartisanship
10:45AM - 12:00PM
• Panel 2 - Blurring the Line: Is it Journalism or Entertainment
1:00PM - 2:15PM
• Launch of BPC's Democracy Project
2:30PM - 3:00PM
• Panel 3- The Politics of Crisis
3:15PM - 4:30PM