Pennsylvania Business Council Education Foundation: "Fifty Years of Political History: How Events and Personalities Shaped our Commonwealth"

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Fifty Years of Political History: How Events and Personalities Shaped our Commonwealth" -- six prominent authors look at their reporting and analysis on the great personalities and life-changing events that dominated the past half-century. Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Business Council Education Foundation Program and held immediately preceding the PEG PAC Annual Dinner



Larry J. Sabato, Director, Center for Politics, University of Virginia, prominent scholar, self-styled "prognosticator" and author of 24 books, including his most recent, The Kennedy Half Century: The Presidency, Assassination and Lasting Legacy of John F. Kennedy.

G. Terry Madonna, Director, Center for Politics & Public Affairs at Franklin & Marshall College, and author of the column, Politically Uncorrected.

Franklin Kury, former Pennsylvania legislator, lawyer, lobbyist and author of Clean Politics, Clean Streams: A Legislative Autobiography and Reflections

Vince Carocci, former press secretary to Governor Casey, reporter and author of A Capitol Journey

John Baer, Columnist, Philadelphia Daily News and author of On the Frontlines of Pennsylvania Politics: Twenty-five Years of Keystone Reporting

Brad Bumsted, Columnist, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and author of Keystone Corruption: A Pennsylvania Insider's View of a State Gone Wrong


Tuesday, April 29, 2014

2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Terry Madonna, Franklin Kury, Vince Carocci, John Baer and Brad Bumsted

"The Evolution of Pennsylvania's Political Culture"

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Larry J. Sabato

"The Kennedy Legacy and its Impact on the American Presidency"


Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, 1150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA 17011


SOURCE Pennsylvania Business Council Education Foundation

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