Public Policy Lecture Series: Norman Ornstein, “The Sorry State of American Politics”
7 p.m., Vollum lecture hall
Ornstein is a contributing editor and columnist for National Journal. His weekly columns also appear in TheAtlantic.com. For 30 years he was an election-eve analyst for CBS News, then became the on-air analyst for BBC News in 2012. For two decades, prior to joining National Journal, he wrote a weekly column for Roll Call, "Congress Inside Out." He has written for the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, Foreign Affairs, and other major publications, and regularly appears on television programs, such as the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, Nightline, and Charlie Rose. For more information, visit the Public Policy Lecture Series online.