January 28, 2018 GU Politics In The News

Millennial Mayors Discuss Fresh Perspectives, Local Government With GU Politics

by Cassidy Jensen

This article first appeared in the Georgetown Voice.

On Jan. 23, three young mayors from across the country gathered in the Healy Family Student Center to discuss the future of “millennials” as leaders in local politics.

Hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service, the panel, called “What’s Working at City Hall: A Conversation on Challenges, Cities, and Careers with the Country’s Leading Millennial Mayors,” included three young mayors: Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., Mayor Lydia Mihalik of Findlay, Ohio, Mayor Francis Suarez of Miami, Fla.

Georgetown law and public policy professor Sheila Foster moderated the discussion between the mayors, who had arrived early for the 86th Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in D.C.

Read the full article here.

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