Actions and Detail Panel
Lecture and Q&A Session with Senator Jon Kyl
Wed, March 22, 2017, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM GMT
King's Think Tank will host a lecture and Q&A Session with Senator Jon Kyl on Wednesday, March 22nd.
Senator Kyl will be speaking about his perspective on United States politics as well as his experiences, specifically how he saw United States politics change when he was in power between 1995 and 2013, under Bush and Obama. Senator Kyl will also provide his perspective on contemporary issues, such as, what may happen with Trump, and the challenges and opportunities available for young international people', such as King’s students. Lastly, he will touch upon his choice(s) of Government, Education, the Environment, the Economy, and/or National Security.
Senator Jon Llewellyn Kyl is a former United States Senator from Arizona, where he served as Senate Minority Whip, the second-highest position in the Republican Senate leadership. He currently works in the lobbying group at the law firm Covington & Burling. In 2006, he was recognized by Time magazine as one of as one of America's Ten Best Senators. Kyl was ranked by National Journal in 2007 as the fourth-most conservative U.S. Senator. He has been a fixture of Republican policy leadership posts, chairing the Republican Policy Committee (2003–2007) and the Republican Conference (2007). In December 2007 he became Senate Minority Whip. He was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2010, for his persuasive role in the Senate.
NOTE: Only current King's College London students are eligible to attend.