first-100-days-itunesThe First 100 Days of the New Administration

How Will the First 100 Days of the New Administration Impact California, National and Foreign Affairs?

Please join the Harvard Club of San Francisco and the Kennedy School Alumni Network for a panel discussion with policy leaders moderated by an award winning political journalist.

John Yoo AB '89 - Former Deputy Assistant U.S. Attorney General during the George W. Bush Administration; Law Professor, University of California, Berkeley
David Chiu AB '91, MPP '95, JD '95 – Assembly Member California's 17th District
Bruce Cain PhD '76 - Director, Stanford University’s Bill Lane Center for the American West

Carla Marinucci, Senior Writer, POLITICO California Playbook

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
DLA Piper
555 Mission Street, Suite 2400, San Francisco, CA 94105
Short Walk from Montgomery Bart station
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Organizer: Jorge Jaramillo - Board Member, Harvard Club of San Francisco

About the Speakers

John Yoo, AB '89 is the Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law at University of California, Berkeley. Professor Yoo has served in all three branches of government. He was Deputy Assistant U.S. Attorney General in the Office of Legal Counsel of the U.S. Department of Justice during the George W. Bush Administration, where he worked on national security and terrorism issues after the September 11 attacks. He served as general counsel of the Senate Judiciary Committee under Chairman Orrin Hatch of Utah. He has been a law clerk for Justice Clarence Thomas of the U.S. Supreme Court and Judge Laurence Silberman of the U.S. court of appeals in Washington, DC. Professor Yoo has published numerous articles in leading U.S. law journals. He also regularly contributes to the editorial pages of The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, National Review, and The Weekly Standard, among others. Professor Yoo graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College with a degree in American history and from Yale Law School, where he was an articles editor of the Yale Law Journal.

David Chiu, AB '91, MPP '95, JD '95 is a member of the California State Assembly. A Democrat, David was elected to the State Assembly in 2014, representing the 17th District, which encompasses eastern San Francisco. Previously, David served three consecutive terms as President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, after being elected to represent District 3. During David's first year in the State Assembly he served as Assistant Speaker pro Tempore; in his second year, he was named Chair of the Assembly Housing & Community Development Committee. He sits on the following legislative committees: Budget; Judiciary; Housing and Community Development; Business and Professions; and Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media.

Bruce E. Cain, PhD '76 is a Professor of Political Science at Stanford University and the Director of the Bill Lane Center for the American West. He received a BA from Bowdoin College (1970), a BPhil from Oxford University (1972) as a Rhodes Scholar, and a PhD in Government from Harvard University (1976). Professor Cain has written extensively on elections, legislative representation, California politics, redistricting, and political regulation. He is currently working on state regulatory processes and stakeholder involvement in the areas of water, energy and the environment.

Carla Marinucci, POLITICO's California Playbook reporter, has been consistently named one of California’s leading political writers and top political bloggers. Prior to joining Politico in 2015, Marinucci was senior political writer for the Hearst flagship San Francisco Chronicle, and before that for the Hearst-owned San Francisco Examiner. She has covered presidential elections since 1996, and six California gubernatorial elections, as well as the administrations of four California governors. In 2013, she was honored by the Society of Professional Journalists with a lifetime achievement award for her coverage of California politics. She graduated from San Jose State University and studied at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City.



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