10:45 AM – 11:30 AM
A Walk Down Influence Alley: A Conversation with K Street Power Players
A panel discussion that explores the impact of the election on the business industry across America in the areas of economy, jobs, healthcare and looming fiscal cliff.
Chris Frates, Lobbying Correspondent, National Journal
Bill Pierce, Senior Director, APCO
Heather Podesta, Founder & President, Podesta & Partners
Joel Johnson, Managing Director, Glover Park Group
11:30 PM – 12:45 PM
Charlie Cook: Election Analysis
After a dissection of the 2012 election results, Charlie Cook will sit down with our guest pollsters in discussion of the current political environment, their outlook on the 2012 results, and the challenges and opportunities for each party moving forward.
Charlie Cook, Political Analyst, National Journal; Editor and Publisher, The Cook Political Report
Margie Omero, President and Founder, Momentum Analysis
Alex Bratty, Partner, Public Opinion Strategies
1:00 PM - 2:10 PM
By the Numbers: A 2012 Election Recap
Experts will examine the post-election data and the impact minority voters had on the election and the role that jobs, unemployment, and the workforce had on the ultimate outcome of the presidential race and what these trends portend for the future.
Ronald Brownstein, Editorial Director, National Journal
Stan Greenberg, Chairman & CEO, Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research
Whit Ayres, President, North Star Opinion Research
Matt Barreto, Ph.D., Principal, Latino Decisions
Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Neera Tanden, President, Center for American Progress
Alex Brill, Senior Fellow, AEI
The Honorable Elaine Chao, former Secretary of Labor; Distinguished Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
This event is hosted by National Journal and underwritten by United Technologies, Apollo Group, ANGA and SHRM.