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Midterm Election Results: What Happened and Why?

November 29, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The nation has just voted in the midterm elections. The ballots are in and the winners declared. Now, let’s take a deeper dive into what happened, why it happened and what does that mean for you?

This Midterm Election Results: What Happened and Why? community conversation will focus on large trends nationally and the impacts here in Tampa Bay. Speakers include:

  • John Harwood, Chief Washington Correspondent, CNBC
  • Amy Walter, National Editor, The Cook Report and Former Political Director, ABC News
  • Adam Smith, Political Editor, Tampa Bay Times
  • Indira Lakshmanan, Newmark Chair for Journalism Ethics, Poynter

Join Poynter for a nonpartisan, analytical and exciting discussion about the winners and losers in the midterm election, how the results will change life locally and what our politics say about our society.

The Poynter Institute
801 Third Street South
St. Petersburg, FL

Thursday, November 29
5:30 p.m.— VIP Reception and Dinner
7:30 p.m. —  Community Conversation

VIP Reception and Dinner: $100 per person
Conversation Only: $35 per person

This community conversation is part of the Poynter’s annual speaker series. Join us for the dinner and conversation for $100, or attend only the conversation for $35. All tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

As always, we thank you for your support of Poynter. Each time you attend a Poynter-hosted event, you are contributing to the advancement of journalism in support of 21st century democracies on a local, national and global scale.


November 29, 2018
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Poynter Institute
801 3rd St S
St Pete, FL 33701 United States
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