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Monday, June 18, 2007

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Welcome by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Address by Mayor Mike Bloomberg

8:15PM Conversation
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Dean Geoffrey Cowan, USC Annenberg School
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius (D-Kansas)
Harold Ford, Jr., DLC chairman and former Congressman (D-Tennessee)
Former Mayor Richard Riordan (R-Los Angeles)
Margaret Carlson, Bloomberg News
Moderator: Judy Woodruff, Senior Correspondent, “The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer”


Tuesday, June 19, 2007

8:00AM Continental Breakfast


Welcome: Geoffrey Cowan, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Richard Lovett, president, CAA
Greetings: Mayor Mike Bloomberg
Address: Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa

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Identifying the Problem: The Political Divide
Jay Carney, Washington Bureau Chief, Time
Matthew Dowd, Brand Strategist
Michael Kinsley, Founding Editor, Slate
Lawrence O’Donnell, Senior Political Analyst, MSNBC
John Podesta, President and CEO, Center for American Progress
Moderator: Juan Williams, Senior Correspondent, National Public Radio and Political Analyst, Fox News

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Greetings: Wallis Annenberg, Vice President, Annenberg Foundation
Introduction: Gray Davis, Former Governor of California
Address: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

10:30AM Address: New approaches to the political divide
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Introduction: Charles Jones, former chief justice, Arizona Supreme Court
Address: Governor Janet Napolitano

10:45AM Break


11:15AM Discussion: Problem Solvers
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Lauren Bon, Trustee, Annenberg Foundation and Creative Director, Farmlab
Sherry Lansing, CEO and Founder, The Sherry Lansing Foundation
Kevin Wall, CEO, Control Room, Inc.
Moderator: Judy Woodruff, Senior Correspondent, “The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer”

12:30PM Closing thoughts: Moving forward
Remarks by Geoffrey Cowan

12:45PM Lunch


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