A conversation about the economic transformations sweeping across the United States.
Mark Warner has served in the United States Senate (D-VA) since 2009. From 2002 to 2006 he served as Governor of Virginia. The first in his family to graduate from college, Senator Warner spent twenty years as a successful technology and business leader in Virginia before entering public office. Philip Zelikow is a professor of history at the University of Virginia. Also a former official in federal, state, and local government, he recently drafted America’s Moment: Creating Opportunity in the Connected Age (Norton, 2015), on behalf of a group of business and civic leaders, Rework America, organized by the Markle Foundation. Douglas Blackmon is a contributing correspondent for the Washington Post and executive producer and host of American Forum, a public affairs program aired on PBS stations across America, produced by the University of Virginia’s Miller Center. He is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Slavery by Another Name” and was a national correspondent for the Wall Street Journal.