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Saturday, May 4 • 9:00am - 9:50am
Christine Todd Whitman Fireside Chat

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As the head of the Environmental Protection Agency in the early aughts, Whitman served at the pleasure of one Republican president. Now the former Republican governor of New Jersey appears to be trying to get under the skin of another. Following President Trump’s defense of Russian President Vladimir Putin last July, Whitman penned an op-ed in the Los Angeles Time calling the commander-in-chief unfit for the office. More recently, she has been calling on the president and her party to recognize manmade climate change. Is she getting through? We’ll ask.

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Enrique Cerna

Senior Correspondent, Crosscut
Enrique Cerna is senior correspondent for Crosscut and KCTS 9. He joined KCTS 9 in January, 1995. Since then, he has anchored current affairs programs, moderated statewide political debates, produced and reported stories for national PBS programs as well as local documentaries on... Read More →

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Christine T. Whitman

President, Former EPA Administrator, Former NJ Governor, The Whitman Strategy Group
Christine Todd Whitman is the President of The Whitman Strategy Group (WSG), a consulting firm that specializes in energy and environmental issues.Governor Whitman served in the cabinet of President George W. Bush as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from January... Read More →

Saturday May 4, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT