Election 2016: What Happened, Why, and What Does It Mean?

November 10, 2016
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Gaston Hall, Georgetown University
Sponsored by THE INITIATIVE ON CATHOLIC SOCIAL THOUGHT AND PUBLIC LIFE

Two days after the election this Dialogue will explore the outcomes, impact, and broader implications for our nation. What will this election mean for the pursuit of the common good? What will be the priorities of the new administration and Congress? Where do the priorities of Pope Francis fit? How can Catholic social teaching help bring together our nation after this polarizing campaign?

Bob Costa is a national political reporter covering the Trump campaign at the Washington Post, former National Review Washington editor, and Notre Dame alumnus.

Elizabeth Dias is the TIME magazine religion correspondent and the winner of America magazine’s Hunt Prize for Excellence in Journalism. 

E.J. Dionne is a Washington Post columnist, NPR commentator, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and professor of government at Georgetown University.

Michael Gerson is a nationally syndicated Washington Post columnist and former speechwriter for President George W. Bush’s administration. 

John Carr is director of the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life and Washington Front columnist for America magazine.

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