Michael Zeldin and John Dean: Inside the White House During an Investigation of the President

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm03/27/2019 4:30pm 03/27/2019 5:45pm Michael Zeldin and John Dean: Inside the White House During an Investigation of the President

Join IOP Resident Fellow Michael Zeldin for a study group with Nixon White House Counsel John Dean (via Skype) about what happens in the White House during an independent counsel investigation of the president.

Littauer 163 (Faculty Dining Room), HKS America/New_York public
Littauer 163 (Faculty Dining Room), HKS

What happens inside the White House once an Independent Counsel appointment is made? How are legal and political forces marshaled? What are the roles of White House Counsel, the White House Investigative Special Counsel, the Congressional liaison, the Communications Director? How is strategy set? Who’s in charge of responding to the Independent Counsel, Congress, the media, and the public?