Media, Citizens & Democracy Washington, D.C. Roundtable

image courtesy West Wing IMDB page
image courtesy West Wing IMDB page

The Media, Citizens & Democracy project brought together an eclectic group of leaders and opinion-makers to discuss how to improve the accuracy and depth of representations of government and democracy in entertainment media.

Participants included Robin Bronk, executive director of The Creative Coalition; Claudia J. Kennedy, Lieutenant General (Ret.), United States Army; John Lawson, president and CEO of the Association of Public Television Stations; Patricia McGinnis, president and CEO, The Council for Excellence in Government; Sally Quinn, The Washington Post; and Gene Sperling, Bloomberg News columnist and West Wing (NBC) advisor.