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Getting to the Point with Eric H. Holder Jr.

A conversation with the 82nd Attorney General of the United States on gerrymandering and its impact to the American political system.




Eric H. Holder, Jr. headshot

Eric H. Holder Jr. will visit the Institute for a Getting to the Point conversation on gerrymandering and its impact on the American political system, moderated by The New Yorker staff writer and Chief Legal Analyst for CNN, Jeffrey Toobin. Mr. Holder served as the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, is a partner at Covington, and serves as the Chairman of the National Democratic Redistricting Committee. He is the third longest serving Attorney General in U.S. history and the first African-American to hold that office.

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