Past Event

Haynes Johnson and Dan Balz: How The 2008 Election Changed Politics Forever

Thu, Sep 17 2009 - 12:00pm

How the 2008 Election Changed Politics Forever

Haynes Johnson, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist; Co-author, The Battle For America 2008

Dan Balz, Lead Political Reporter, The Washington Post; Co-author, The Battle For America 2008

Go behind the scenes of the 2008 election with Balz and Johnson. Hear about Obama's make-or-break moment in Iowa, the disintegration of Clinton’s campaign, the budgetary disaster that nearly sunk McCain, and the vetting of Sarah Palin, all concluding with the historic night of Obama's victory celebration.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 11:30 a.m. check-in, noon program
Cost:
$8 members, $15 non-members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Buy the Book: Order The Battle for America 2008: The Story of an Extraordinary Election, by Dan Balz and Haynes Johnson, from The Club's eBay store (link takes you to new site). If you order the book fewer than five business days before the event, it will be available for pick up at the event. If you order more than five business days before the event, the book will be sent to you.
Also know: Photo of Haynes Johnson by Beverly Rezneck

 

How the 2008 Election Changed Politics Forever

Haynes Johnson, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist; Co-author, The Battle For America 2008

Dan Balz, Lead Political Reporter, The Washington Post; Co-author, The Battle For America 2008

Go behind the scenes of the 2008 election with Balz and Johnson. Hear about Obama's make-or-break moment in Iowa, the disintegration of Clinton’s campaign, the budgetary disaster that nearly sunk McCain, and the vetting of Sarah Palin, all concluding with the historic night of Obama's victory celebration.