US Embassy Talk on 2016 Election “Understanding the Primaries”, Amerika Haus, Jan 26
Why are Iowa and New Hampshire important? Or are they? Shouldn’t we focus on Super Tuesday? What comes next?
A discussion with Ramesh Ponnuru, National Review & Thomas Hofer, H&P Public Affairs
Moderated by Yussi Pick, Pick & Barth Digital Strategies
Welcome remarks by Robert Greenan, U.S. Embassy Vienna
AMERIKA HAUS, Friedrich Schmidt Platz 2, 1010 Vienna
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 6:00 p.m.
Ramesh Ponnuru is a Washington, D.C.-based American columnist, senior editor for National Review magazine and visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He has appeared in numerous public affairs and news interview programs and frequently contributes to Time magazine, WashingtonPost.com, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Financial Times, among others. He is also known for his 2006 book, The Party of Death: The Democrats, the Media, the Courts, and the Disregard for Human Life. (Twitter )
Thomas Hofer is Managing Partner of H&P Public Affairs, a company specialized in Public Affairs, campaign management and political consulting. He is also a Permanent Fellow at the Institute for Media and Communication Policy in Berlin. Mr. Hofer is a frequent political commentator for Austrian media.
Yussi Pick is Managing Partner of Pick & Barth Digital Strategies, a firm specializing in digital public affairs. He has lived in Washington, DC where he consulted candidate and advocacy campaigns. Together with Stefan Sengl, Mr. Pick reports on the race to the White on their popular blog USA2016.at.
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