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American Politics Sample Speakers

WSP American Politics

Guest Speakers

Andrew Card, former White House Chief-of-Staff, President George W. Bush

Max Cleland, former U.S. Senator and Secretary, American Battlefield Monuments Commission

Lissa Muscatine, Senior Advisor and Chief Speechwriter, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Congressman Donald Manzullo (R-IL)
Seymour Hirsch, Pulitzer Prize winning investigative journalist

Tad Devine, political consultant, and senior strategist Gore for President 2000 and Kerry for President 2004

Congressman Brian Baird (D-WA)

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK)

Neil Howe, best-selling author “Generations,” and “Millennials Rising”

Leon Sequeira, former Assistant Secretary of Labor for Policy

Karlyn Bowan, Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute

Ilona Nickels, former Resident Congressional Scholar, C-Span

Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI)

Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA)

Jennifer Marshall, Director of Domestic Policy Studies, Heritage Foundation

Justice Antonin Scalia

Justice Samuel Alito

Quote from our student

“The American Politics Program is about more than the amazing people you will meet, inspiring speakers you will hear, and unique opportunities that your internship will present.  This program is about taking the first step towards your future.”
Jessie Cassella, Santa Clara University