Cities in the Federal System: Building Bipartisan Relationships in a Hyper Partisan Era
- 4:00 pm on Thursday, October 5, 2017
- 5:30 pm on Thursday, October 5, 2017
- 610 Commonwealth Avenue, Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering
Former White House Director of Intergovernmental Affairs, Jerry Abramson, former Mayor of Philadelphia, Michael Nutter, and Director of Intergovernmental Affairs for the City of Boston, Katie King (CAS’06, SPH’13) visit BU to discuss how mayors and officials at the state and federal levels can work together to identify and achieve common goals. With political divisions along a range of issues, from infrastructure investment to climate change policy, immigration, and policing, is collaboration possible?