Los Angeles’ first-term mayor looks ahead to this year’s State of the Union address and the possibilities for designated “Promise Zones.”
The City University of New York senior research scholar unpacks his latest text, If Mayors Ruled the World.
The award-winning author discusses his choice of President Woodrow Wilson as a biography subject.
The noted presidential biographer assesses the contributions of President Kennedy’s brain trust to the successes and failures of his administration.
The pioneering political blogger unpacks Dollarocracy, the text in which he looks at how unbridled campaign spending defines U.S. politics.
Called “one of the most consistent voices on poverty in America,” Kaufmann weighs in on hunger, politics and policy.
The best-selling author unpacks his text on nuclear weapons and safety, Command and Control.
The longest-serving member of the Illinois House delegation weighs in on the state of affairs in DC and on his candid memoir, Stilll Dreaming.
The first African American mayor in New York City history, Dinkins reflects on navigating big-city politics.
The Nobel Prize-winning economist and Princeton University professor assesses the impact of the continuing brinksmanship that dominates Washington.