LIVE STREAM: Protecting the US Political System from Pandemic Threats

Thomas Mann, Senior Fellow, Governance Studies, The Brookings Institution; Norman Ornstein, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute. Moderated by Cécile Shea.

Protecting the US Political System from Pandemic Threats

As workforces around the world transition to a new style of work amidst the pandemic—whether it’s conducting meetings remotely or adding new levels of safety and protection to their labor—the United States government must adapt as well by considering and enacting its own continuity measures. The pandemic poses serious threats to the security of our democracy—from critical Congressional votes to electoral processes. How will the United States’ political system be impacted by the coronavirus pandemic in the long-term and what can we do now to prepare and protect our institutions for a post-pandemic world?

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