What Is The Real State of the Union?

The New America Foundation and The Atlantic Monthly invite you to a media briefing and national policy forum



National Press Club
529 14th Street, NW Holman Lounge
Washington, DC, 20045
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  • Cullen Murphy
    Managing Editor, Atlantic Monthly

  • James Fallows
    National Correspondent, The Atlantic Monthly

  • Howard Dean
    Former Governor, State of Vermont

  • Michael Lind
    Whitehead Senior Fellow, New America Foundation and Author of What Lincoln Believed: The Values and Convictions of America's Greatest President

  • Michael Calabrese
    Vice President and Co-Director, Retirement Security Program, New America Foundation

  • Jonathan Rauch
    Senior Writer, Opinion Columnist, National Journal

  • Karen Kornbluh
    Director, Work and Family Program, New America Foundation

  • E.J. Dionne
    Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution and Columnist Washington Post

  • Steven Lagerfeld
    Editor, The Wilson Quarterly

  • John Breaux
    (D-LA), United States Senator

  • Margaret Carlson
    Columnist, Time Magazine

  • John Parker
    Washington Bureau Chief, The Economist

  • Ray Boshara
    Director, Asset Building Program, New America Foundation

  • Ricardo Bayon
    Fellow, New America Foundation

  • Shannon Brownlee
    Schwartz Senior Fellow, New America Foundation

  • James Pinkerton
    Fellow, New America Foundation and Columnist and Member of the Editorial Board, Newsday

  • Jodie Allen
    Senior Editor, Pew Research Center and former Managing Editor, U.S. News & World Report

  • Scott Stossel
    Senior Editor, The Atlantic Monthly