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Award-winning Journalist Bob Woodward and DOJ's Michael Horowitz Discuss Government Oversight, Accountability at AUWCL

Award-winning Journalist Bob Woodward and DOJ's Michael Horowitz Discuss Government Oversight, Accountability at AUWCL

On Wednesday, Oct. 2, author and Washington Post Associate Editor Bob Woodward, along with Chair of the Council of Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency Michael Horowitz, discussed the significance of federal oversight – including the importance of public transparency and investigations into impeachment – during the Program on Law and Government’s “Oversight & Accountability: Who Watches the Government?”

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AU Legislation and Policy Brief Holds Inaugural Bipartisan Symposium

AU Legislation and Policy Brief Holds Inaugural Bipartisan Symposium

On Friday, April 12, the American University Legislation and Policy Brief presented its inaugural bipartisan symposium, “What’s Working in the 116th Congress.”

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Program on Law and Government to Host 'On the Docket: Looking Ahead at the New Supreme Court Term'

Program on Law and Government to Host 'On the Docket: Looking Ahead at the New Supreme Court Term'

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, American University Washington College of Law’s Program on Law and Government and the American Bar Association Division for Public Education will welcome to the AUWCL campus a panel of U.S. Supreme Court experts for a discussion on the future of the Court and its upcoming cases.

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Program on Law and Government Hosts 'The Kavanaugh Nomination: A Panel Discussion'

Program on Law and Government Hosts 'The Kavanaugh Nomination: A Panel Discussion'

On Wednesday, Sept. 5, American University Washington College of Law’s Program on Law and Government hosted a panel discussing the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Program on Law and Government Welcomes New Senior Affiliates

Program on Law and Government Welcomes New Senior Affiliates

American University Washington College of Law is pleased to announce the appointment of three Senior Affiliates to the Program on Law and Government, beginning in the Fall semester. As Senior Affiliates, Louis Caldera, Bettina Poirier, and Steven Shapiro will teach, counsel and advise students, organize academic and career planning events, and serve as resources to faculty and staff.

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