Voting in America

On Wednesday, June 11, 2014 The Hill held a a cocktail reception and discussion of the U.S. electorate, voting practices and election law, and proposed reforms such as weekend voting.
Moderator: Jeffrey Toobin, Legal Analyst for CNN and The New Yorker

The Hon. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), U.S. House of Representatives and House Democratic Whip

The Hon. Trent Lott (R-Miss.), Former U.S. Senator and Senate Majority Leader


The Hon. John Larson (D-Conn.), U.S. House of Representatives

The Hon. Tom Cole (R-Okla.), U.S. House of Representatives

John Fund, Columnist, National Review Online

Janai Nelson, Associate Director/Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense Fund

Nicole Austin-Hillery, Washington Director, New York University Brennan Center

Michael Kazin, Professor, Georgetown University


Norman Ornstein, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute

Jamin Raskin (D-Md.), State Senator

Ilya Shapiro, senior fellow, Cato Institute

David Winston, President, The Winston Group

Ilya Somin, Professor, George Mason law school and author, "Democracy and Political Ignorance."

Abigail Thernstrom, adjunct scholar, American Enterprise Institute & former vice chair, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

The Library of Congress

Madison Building, Mumford Room (6th Floor)
101 Independence Avenue, SE

Washington, DC 20540

Wednesday, June 11th | 5:30 - 7:30 P.M.