The George W. Bush Presidential Center presents Lights, Camera, Politics: A Look into Presidential Debates

Jim Lehrer
Jim Lehrer Photo courtesy of The George W. Bush Presidential Center

Join legendary debate moderator and former anchor of PBS Newshour, Jim Lehrer, as he explores key moments from consequential debates of the past and gives exclusive insight from his years of experience.

Also hear from President Bush’s debate prep team, Ambassador Karen Hughes and Senator Judd Gregg, as they discuss what went in to the strategy, planning, and execution of President Bush’s debates.

Hughes, a long time Bush insider, served as key counsel and Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs during the administration. Former New Hampshire Governor and Senator Judd Gregg stood in for both Al Gore and John Kerry during President Bush’s 2004 and 2008 debate prep.

Tickets include special after-hours entry in to our special exhibit, The Path to the Presidency.

Event Details


9.21.16 | 7:00 pm


3001 SMU Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75205


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