Yuval Levin, American Enterprise Institute (Part 2)

September 2, 2021   Matthew Chervenak

  • Congressional Reform
  • Video
  • 0:11 – Mitigating structures that parties have in the electoral process
  • 2:09 – What are the incentives the media has created? Can it be changed?
  • 6:42– How does Congress get put above party and individual?
  • 9:55– Splitting appropriations and authorizations
  • 11:21 – Middle Ground Decisions
  • 13:00– Is there a decision structure to be made with long term decisions?
    [Lightning Round]
  • 15:36– What do you think congressional representation should mean?
  • 20:05– How would your ideal Congress allocate its time?
  • 22:13 – How should debate, deliberation, or dialogue occur or be structured in Congress?
  • 22:56 – What fundamental institutional improvement should Congress make within the next 50 years?
  • 24:18– What book or article most shaped your think in respect to congressional reform?
  • 24:51 – Long Term Plans
    [End of Part 2]

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