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Mo Elleithee

Executive director of Georgetown University’s Institute of Politics and Public Service

Mo Elleithee

Mo Elleithee is a panelist on Left, Right & Center and is the founding executive director of Georgetown University’s Institute of Politics and Public Service. He spent two decades as one of the Democratic Party’s top communications strategists, and was chief spokesman of the Democratic National Committee during the Obama Administration. Elleithee has also been a senior advisor and strategist for numerous statewide and local races across the U.S.


Scheduled Appearances


KCRW presents LEFT, RIGHT & CENTER: Serious About Satire

Crosscut Festival 2024
Sat May 4, 2024 | 4:00pm

Left, Right & Center is KCRW’s weekly politics show that takes on the tough, divisive issues you’re afraid to talk about with your own family. In this episode, Mo Elleithee, Sarah Isgur and David Greene will debate the impact of political satire from either side of the aisle.


Mo Elleithee
Sarah isgur
David Greene
Featuring: Mo Elleithee, Sarah Isgur, David Greene

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The Cascade PBS Ideas Festival brings together journalists, newsmakers, and innovators from around the country to talk about the issues that are animating our cultural conversations. The festival includes live recordings of television and podcasts from The Atlantic, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Slate, Pushkin, NPR and PBS; as well as community meetups, meet-and-greets, food trucks, DJs, and more.

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