The Akron Press Club will present a special panel discussion “Impeaching a President: Understanding the Current Moment” November 20 at Quaker Station on the campus of the University of Akron. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience.
This Press Club event is co-sponsored with The University of Akron Center for Constitutional Law and the Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics.
The panel will be moderated by Tracy A. Thomas, Seiberling Chair of Constitutional Law and Director of the UA Center for Constitutional Law.
The panelists are:
● Martin H. Belsky, UA law professor and former law school dean. He also has served as counsel to the Judiciary Committee of the House of Representatives.
● David B. Cohen, UA political science professor and assistant director of the Bliss Institute. His research specialization is the American presidency and he is a frequent media contributor and guest speaker on national and Ohio politics.
● Brant T. Lee, UA law professor and assistant dean of diversity and social justice initiatives. He also has served as counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee and in the White House as special assistant to the president.
Please note the special start time for this panel discussion. Doors open at 11:15 a.m., buffet lunch starts 11:30 a.m. and program begins at 11:45 a.m.
Panel discussion: Impeaching a President.
Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019.
Time: Buffet luncheon starting at 11:30 a.m. Program begins at 11:45 a.m.
Place: Quaker Station, 135 South Broadway, University of Akron campus.
Cost: $20 for Akron Press Club Members; $25 Non-Members.
Reservations requested: Click here for easy online reservations. Or contact Lianne Fowler, Press Club administrator, at 330-552-8860 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Cash or check only accepted day of luncheon.
Reservation deadline: Noon, Friday, November 15, 2019.
Cancellations: Cancellation requests must be received no later than 48 hours before the event. After that time, there will be no refunds and an invoice will be issued for payment.
The Akron Press Club was founded in 1971 to promote a free press and serve local journalists and public relations professionals. The group has a rich heritage of offering newsmakers a forum to discuss issues of the day at Press Club luncheons and speaking events that are open to the public. The club also funds scholarships for journalists and public relations students. Visit www.akronpressclub.org for membership information.