What will the new alignments mean for issues such as health care, environmental policies and the federal budget? How will the president’s actions on immigration stand up to congressional opposition? Are there any opportunities for bipartisanship in Washington or Salem?
At the January 12 Corvallis City Club meeting, veteran political observer Bill Lunch will offer his comments about the state of American politics today. Lunch is the political analyst for Oregon Public Broadcasting and a retired professor of political science at Oregon State University. He regularly pays attention to political developments in the nation and the Northwest, particularly Oregon and Washington. He has received awards for his commentary from the Society of Professional Journalists and the National Press Club.
The meeting is open to the public. City Club meets in the Les Schwab Gym at the Boys & Girls Club, 1112 NW Circle. The meeting will begin at 12 noon, and doors will open at 11:30. As always, attendance is free. Lunch is $10 for members, $12 for non-members. Registration is necessary only if you are having lunch. Send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, with "City Club January 12" in the subject line, by January 9.