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Drake University Professor of Politics Dennis Goldford will join local journalists Thursday, Oct. 16, for “Des Moines to D.C.: A Press Perspective,” a panel discussion on the upcoming presidential election.
The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, live music and social networking followed by the media panel discussion at 6:45 p.m. in the Des Moines Club at the Ruan Center, 666 Grand Ave.
Goldford will moderate the panel, which will feature:
• Chris Dorsey, former bureau chief at IowaPolitics.com
• Kay Henderson, Radio Iowa
• Dave Price, WHO-TV 13
• Emily Price, KCCI-TV 8
• Paul Yeager, Iowa Public Television
• David Yepsen, The Des Moines Register
• Mike Glover, the Associated Press
The Young Professional Connection and the Greater Des Moines Partnership are sponsoring the event in collaboration with two co-sponsors 21st Century Forum and Bull Moose Club.
Registration is required but it is free and open to members and non-members. For more information or to register online, visit the Web site.