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ACYPL and IRG: "Legislative Process + Governance" Fellows Roundtable with Former Members of Congress
IRG welcomed a delegation from the American Council of Young Political Leaders' "Legislative Process + Governance" fellowship program for a half-day seminar with former Members of Congress. Topics included the US political campaign process, the roles and responsibilities of federal elected officials, and the challenge of partisanship. For a full schedule, click the file link below.
IRG thanks the following former Members of Congress for sharing their time and expertise:
- Mike Andrews (Democrat – Texas, House of Representatives 1983 – 1995)
- William Clinger (Republican – Pennyslvania, House of Representatives 1979 – 1993)
- Dennis Hertel (Democrat – Michigan, House of Representatives 1981 – 1993)
- Ken Kramer (Republican – Colorado, House of Representatives 1979 – 1987)
- Mike Kopetski (Democrat – Oregon, House of Representatives 1991 – 1995)
- Tim Petri (Republican – Wisconsin, House of Representatives 1979 – 2015)
- Frank Wolf (Republican – Virginia, House of Representatives 1981 – 2015)