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2012 Election Preview with the DNC and RNC Political Directors

Presented by the Semester in Washington Program in Conjunction with the Georgetown College Democrats and Georgetown College Republicans

23 Apr 7:30-9:30pm

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Please join the Georgetown University community on Monday, April 23 in ICC Auditorium from 6:30-8:30 pm for a preview of the 2012 election. The political directors of the Republican and Democratic National Committees will be on hand to represent each party. 


Bradley Blakeman, Semester in Washington Program faculty member, will introduce the chairman of the Georgetown University College Republicans, Maggie Cleary, who will give a short introduction on Rick Wiley. Mr. Wiley has been the RNC political director since February 2011. In 2008 election he worked for Rudy Giuliani's presidential campaign.

Mr. Blakeman will then introduce the chairman of the Georgetown University College Democrats, Joe Vandegriff, who will briefly speak on Jeffrey Lerner’s experience. Mr. Lerner was appointed the DNC political director in April 2011. Prior to his appointment at the DNC he was communications director to New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo.

This program is presented by the Semester in Washington Program, in conjunction with the Georgetown College Democrats and the Georgetown College Republicans. The Semester in Washington Program allows undergraduate students to study at Georgetown while participating in internships around the nation's capital.

ICC Auditorium

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Add to Calendar 2012-04-23 19:30 2012-04-23 21:30 America/New_York 2012 Election Preview with the DNC and RNC Political Directors Please join the Georgetown University community on Monday, April 23 in ICC Auditorium from 6:30-8:30 pm for a preview of the 2012 election. The political directors of the Republican and Democratic National Committees will be on hand to represent each party.  Bradley Blakeman, Semester in Washington Program faculty member, will introduce the chairman of the Georgetown University College Republicans, Maggie Cleary, who will give a short introduction on Rick Wiley. Mr. Wiley has been the RNC political director since February 2011. In 2008 election he worked for Rudy Giuliani's presidential campaign. Mr. Blakeman will then introduce the chairman of the Georgetown University College Democrats, Joe Vandegriff, who will briefly speak on Jeffrey Lerner’s experience. Mr. Lerner was appointed the DNC political director in April 2011. Prior to his appointment at the DNC he was communications director to New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo. This program is presented by the Semester in Washington Program, in conjunction with the Georgetown College Democrats and the Georgetown College Republicans. The Semester in Washington Program allows undergraduate students to study at Georgetown while participating in internships around the nation's capital. ICC Auditorium , Georgetown University MM/DD/YYYY