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Tuesday, September 8 • 8:00am - 9:00am
Recording of the “Talking Feds” Podcast

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A leading attorney and two members of Congress talk to Harry Litman about election protections from the ground up.

This event was recorded as part of The 2020 Texas Tribune Festival that took place virtually Sept. 1-30, 2020. You’re welcome to listen here or share with your friends and colleagues to listen on demand anytime. This podcast is audio only and does not include video. This session was recorded on Sept. 4 and aired on Sept. 8.

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Harry Litman

Former U.S Attorney and Deputy Assistant U.S. Attorney General and Host of the "Talking Feds" Podcast
Litman is a former U.S attorney and deputy assistant U.S. attorney general at the Department of Justice. He is the creator and host of “Talking Feds,” a podcast that features former federal officials discussing the most pressing legal issues of the day. Litman is also a professor... Read More →

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Amy Klobuchar

U.S. Senator
Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 2006 and ran as a Democratic candidate for president in 2020. She serves on the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry, Commerce, Science & Transportation, Rules & Administration, and Judiciary committees as well as... Read More →
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Marc Elias

Attorney and Chair of the Political Law Group at Perkins Coie
Elias is a partner at Perkins Coie, where he is also chair of the political law practice. Previously, he acted as general counsel to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign in 2016 and to John Kerry’s presidential campaign in 2004.
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Katie Porter

U.S. Representative
Porter, D-Calif., has represented California's 45th Congressional District since 2019. She is a member of the House Financial Services committee and the Oversight and Reform committee. Previously, Porter served as a law professor at the University of California, Irvine and served... Read More →

Tuesday September 8, 2020 8:00am - 9:00am CDT
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