Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Location:L-163 FACULTY DINING ROOM
Contact Name:Abbie James
Sponsor:Institute of Politics
Centers & Initiatives:
Reviewing the history of Independent Counsel investigations from Watergate to Mueller.
Independent Counsels and Presidential InvestigationsWeek 3 Historical Overview Setting the table. We will review the history of Independent Counsel investigations from Watergate to Mueller. We also will discuss the legal and political considerations leading to the appointment of an independent counsel and the implications. This will provide the platform from which we will undertake our inquiry in the coming weeks. Guests Tim Naftali, Clinical Associate Professor of Public Service, New York University and Julien Zelizer, Malcolm Stevenson Forbes Professor of History and Public Affairs, Princeton University