He recently served as a Resident Fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government Institute of Politics for the Fall 2011 term at Harvard University. From 2002 to 2004, he was Acting Director of USA Freedom Corps and special assistant to President George W. Bush. He began service at the White House in 2001 as deputy assistant to Vice President Cheney for domestic policy, advising the Vice President on policy initiatives in health care, budget, tax and other policy areas.
Ron Christie is Founder and CEO of Christie Strategies LLC, a communications and issues management firm in Washington, D.C. He presently on Christie is Founder and CEO of Christie Strategies LLC, a full-service communications and issues management firm in the Washington, D.C area.
A native of Palo Alto, California, he received his B.A. from Haverford College and his J.D. from the George Washington University National Law Center. Christie has served as an Adjunct Professor of Strategic Advocacy at the George Washington University Graduate School of Political Management. He has also taught a course on strategic advocacy at his alma mater, Haverford College, where he was appointed a Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science in 2009 and 2011. Also an author, Christie has published two books (Black in the White House/Acting White: The Curious History of a Racial Slur) and will publish a new title examining the role of race and politics in the era of Obama in September 2012 with St. Martin’s Press/Thomas Dunne Books.
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Thursday, November 06, 2014
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Monday, July 15, 2013
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Monday, January 21, 2013
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Friday, October 26, 2012
When Mitt Romney is elected the 45th President of the United States in 11 days, historians and scholars will look back to the 1st presidential debate in Denver, Colorado as the pivotal point in the race.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Friday, September 07, 2012
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
I spied Herman Cain in the media filing center with a larger entourage of staff/hangers on than S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley who passed by going in the opposite direction?
Friday, August 17, 2012
Monday, August 13, 2012
What are the political consequence of having Paul Ryan on the Republican ticket? How will it make a difference in November?
Thursday, August 09, 2012
An “outside the box” choice won't help Romney all that much, but his use of social media to unveil a pick already has.
Friday, July 27, 2012
Friday, July 20, 2012
Every Friday The Takeaway takes a look back at this week’s big stories. From the politics of basketball to the ongoing battle between Republicans and Democrats, this week was full of tension.
Friday, July 13, 2012
Romney will need someone serious, experienced and able to step in to the most powerful job in the world.
Friday, July 13, 2012
Our Follow Friday team discusses the top stories of the past week, including Romney and Biden's speeches to the NAACP, the Obamacare repeal in the House, and building tensions over the Texas Voting Rights Act.
Thursday, July 12, 2012
I suspect ears of some black voters that had always tuned Romney out listened in and heard a different person than they've been told about.