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Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94105
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 5 members
Review from Sandy Sverdloff
39 events 17 reviews

Absolutely spectacular. Intelligent, engaging, informative, humorous and hopeful. Could not have been better.

reviewed Dec 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from FFoulkrod
27 events 16 reviews

First time at the Commonwealth Club. It was an informal format with insight and humor. Not sure I'd become a member, but worth a visit.

reviewed Dec 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Crispin Zoloomia
6 events 3 reviews

Excellent event. Provocative, informative, lively evening with intelligent and charming host and guest.

reviewed Dec 07 2010 report as inappropriate
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Read Wolffe’s latest thoughts on the political landscape at his website.


_Behind Closed Doors: Inside the Obama White House _

Richard Wolffe, Political Commentator; Author, Renegade and _Revival: The Struggle for Survival Inside the White House _

Phil Bronstein, Editor at Large, Hearst Newspapers – Moderator

Wolffe, award-winning journalist, NBC and MSNBC political analyst, and author of the New York Times best-selling political epic,_ Renegade: The Making of a President_, will tell the dramatic inside story of the defining period of the Obama White House, based on exclusive interviews with President Obama and his White House staff. As Newsweek’s former senior White House correspondent, Wolffe covered the entire length of Obama’s presidential campaign and has had unprecedented access to Obama – allowing us to see and hear President Obama with an immediacy and honesty never before witnessed. Come and listen to Wolffe as he answers the simple yet enduring question: Who is Barack Obama?

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