Election 2020: The Presidency, the Senate and the Future of American Democracy

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
4:00pm to 5:00pm
UC Berkeley

Tuesday, November 10, 4:00-5:00pm (PT) / 6:00-7:30pm (CT) / 7:00-8:00pm (ET) Livestreamed on YouTube.

Watch a recording of this event on YouTube.

This panel will discuss outcomes of the 2020 U.S. Presidential race and Senate elections, strategies for healing divides within the GOP and Democratic parties, and what all of this means for the future of American democracy. This will be the first of three panels that comprise IGS’s postmortem on the 2020 election. Please visit our events page for information about other Election 2020 panels.


Steve Schmidt, Co-founder, The Lincoln Project

Cristina Beltran, Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, NYU

Theda Skocpol, Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology, Harvard University

Moderated by Scott Shafer, Senior Editor of KQED's California Politics and Government Desk

Sponsored by the Institute of Governmental Studies and the Robert T. Matsui Center for Politics and Public Service.