The Presidency

The state of the American presidency

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The Presidential Ideas Festival was held May 21-23, 2019.

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March 12, 2021

Jamelle Bouie, Sidney Milkis, James Morone

Thought leaders engage in a wide-ranging discussion on the state of the presidency and its relationship to American democracy during these extraordinary and unsettling times. The panel will examine Donald Trump’s tempestuous reign and the start of the Biden administration, and it will consider the cultural and institutional developments that have brought us to this unsettling place.