William Kristol, founding editor of the Weekly Standard and a contributor to Fox News Sunday, spoke on Wednesday, May 2 in Albright Auditorium.
Widely regarded as one of the major players in shaping the American Conservative movement, Kristol spoke about the 2008 presidential elections and the role political parties will play among the candidates.
Kristol is a former Chief of Staff for Secretary of Education William Bennett and for Former Vice President Dan Quayle.
Thomas Baptiste ’07 was impressed with Kristol’s way of answering student questions on the upcoming presidential race. “He was erudite, clear in what he said and had a graceful manner about him, said Baptiste.
His visit was sponsored by the HWS College Republicans, the Young America's Foundation and the Political Science Department.