Skip to main content Slide Up
Washington, D.C. 2019 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W., Washington, District of Columbia 20006

In this incisive analysis, Hasen, Chancellor's Professor of Law and Political Science at the University of California, Irvine, and one of National Law Journal's 100 most influential lawyers, looks back at the elections of 2016 and 2018 to identify the reasons for the growing distrust of the American electoral system. Using detailed examples, he shows that doubt about the integrity of the process has arisen due to Republicans' use of voter suppression as a tool to depress turnout of likely Democratic voters; incompetence in election administration, chiefly in Democratic-led cities; dirty tricks, such as foreign and domestic misinformation campaigns; and inflammatory rhetoric from hardcore partisans. Hasen will be in conversation with Pam Fessler, an NPR correspondent who covers poverty and philanthropy.

  • Start:February 02, 2020
  • End:February 02, 2020
  • Recurring
  • Where:Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20008
  • Phone:N/A
  • Event Type:
  • Ticket Price:N/A
By submitting this form, you consent to share the comment along with your name on the site. We do not sell personal data to third parties. Your email address will not be made public but maybe used by us for communication purposes. If you are below 16 years of age, you are required to obtain prior permission from your legal guardian(s). If you wish to access or erase your personal information, you can do so by submitting your details here.


Captcha Code
* Required Fields

Check Availability