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Congress to Campus: Is Congress Even Worse Than It Looks - A Public Response to Mann and Ornstein

Attend a public lecture entitled Is Congress Even Worse Than It Looks - A Public Response to Mann and Ornstein on October 3rd

10/3/2012 5:00:00 PM-10/3/2012 6:00:00 PM


What: Public Lecture - Is Congress Even Worse Than It Looks - A Public Response to Mann and Ornstein
Speakers: Retired Congressmen Steve Kuykendall (R, CA) and David Minge (D, MN)
When: October 3rd, 2012
Where: SLC 101
Time: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Congress to Campus was founded in 1976, and over 250,000 students have participated in the program. The program aims to promote public service, educate future leaders about Congress, and demonstrate that while political dissent is inevitable and important, it should be healthy and productive.

Reception to follow - location to be announced.

The Honorable David Minge (D-Minn.) previously served as a judge on the Minnesota Court of Appeals. During his time in Congress, he was on the Agriculture Committee, a member of the Blue Dog Coalition, and active on several Congressional task forces and international programs. He earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Olaf College and a law degree from the University of Chicago Law School.

The Honorable Steven Kuykendall (R-Ca.) served in the United States House of Representatives from 1999 to 2001 representing California's 36th Congressional District. Kuykendall served on the Armed Services, the Science and the Transportation and Infrastructure Committees of the House. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Oklahoma City University and a master’s degree from San Diego State University.

 

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