November 2, 2012
National Archives McGowan Forum Explores Campaign Communications November 8
Communicating the Message: Election Results and Ramifications
Washington, DC…On Thursday, November 8, at 7:30 p.m. the National Archives hosts the Seventh Annual McGowan Forum on Communication: Communicating the Message: Election Results and Ramifications.
Journalist Steven V. Roberts will moderate a discussion examining successful campaign communications methods used in the past and in Election 2012. Panelists will discuss election results, how campaigns were run, and the use of evolving technology. Speakers include former members of Congress Anne Northup (R-KY), Albert R. Wynn (D-MD), Tom Davis (R-VA), Bart Gordon (D-TN) and Slate journalist David Plotz. The forum is presented in partnership with the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress, and it is generously supported by the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, Inc.
This public program is free and no registration is required. It will be held in the William G. McGowan Theater of the National Archives Building in Washington, DC. Attendees should use the Special Events entrance on Constitution Avenue at 7th Street, NW.
The National Archives Building in Washington, DC, is fully accessible. Metro accessible on Yellow or Green lines, Archives/Navy Memorial station. To verify the date and times of the program, call the National Archives Public Programs Line at: (202) 357-5000, or view the Calendar of Events.
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For press information, contact the National Archives Public Affairs Staff at 202-357-5300.