Guest List: June 5, 2015

The Interview:

Philip Mudd is the former deputy director of the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center and was the first deputy director of the FBI’s National Security Branch. He is the author of The Head Game: High Efficiency Analytic Decision-Making and the Art of Solving Complex Problems Quickly.


The Panel:

Ian Bremmer is the President of Eurasia Group and author of Superpower: Three Choices for America’s Role in the World. He is editor-at-large of Time Magazine, where he frequently covers foreign affairs.

Twitter: @ianbremmer


Fmr. Rep. Rick Lazio (R- NY) is a former New York Congressman and a partner at Jones Walker law firm, where he leads the firm’s Housing and Housing Finance Industry Team. He served four terms in the US House of Representatives where he chaired the Housing Subcommittee of the Financial Services Committee and was Deputy Majority Whip. Lazio founded the website “Ignite,” an outlet for civil discussions on politics, economics and social issues.

Twitter: @ricklazio


Nina Turner is a former Ohio State Senator and an Assistant Professor of History at Cuyahoga Community College. She was a candidate for Ohio Secretary of State in 2014, and is currently the Chair of Party Engagement for the Ohio Democratic Party.

Twitter: @ninaturner


Mid-Show Interview:

Lewis Black  is the comedian who stars as the character “Anger” in the new Pixar film Inside Out, in theaters on June 19th. He is currently performing across the country on “The Rant is Due” tour.

Twitter: @thelewisblack


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