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October 21, 2016

Melody Barnes and John Bridgeland

We explore the challenge of gridlock with the help of two former domestic policy directors. John Bridgeland was an assistant to the president, director of USA Freedom Corps and director of the White House Domestic Policy Council during the George W. Bush administration. Melody Barnes was an assistant to the president and director of the White House Domestic Policy Council during most of the first term of President Obama.

The Presidency

The next president and gridlock

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