Massachusetts in Washington: New Faces, Weakened Clout?

March 27, 2013

Wednesday, March 27
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Room 166, Institute of Politics, Littauer Building, 79 John F. Kennedy Street

Jim O'Sullivan, Online Politics Editor, the Boston Globe

Jim O’Sullivan is the Boston Globe’sincoming online politics editor and writes the Political Intelligence blog. He is the former White House Correspondent for the National Journal. Previously, he worked at State House News Service and the Dorchester Reporter. O’Sullivan will draw on his experience in both DC and Boston to examine the changes in state’s delegation and how that impacts its influence within the context of the current political climate. Additionally, he'll discuss how Massachusetts in recent years has been a harbinger for national trends both political and policy-related.

This event is co-sponsored by the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston, the Institute of Politics, the Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy, and the Taubman Center for State and Local Government.