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Wednesday Wake-Up Club Breakfast
with Dr. Lee Edwards

Wednesday Wake-Up Club Breakfast

Held the first Wednesday of each month, these breakfast meetings are an excellent opportunity for friends of the Institute to meet leading conservative speakers and hear their thoughts on current affairs.

Held in the F.M. Kirby National Training Center of The Leadership Institute's Steven P.J.Wood Building, these meetings begin at 7:30 a.m. with a gourmet buffet breakfast.

These breakfast meetings offer a great chance to share food and fellowship with conservative friends.  Past breakfasts have been attended by members of Congress, public policy experts, and columnists.

Date:

Wednesday, July 1
7:30 AM

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Location:

Leadership Institute Steven P.J. Wood Building 1101 N Highland St Arlington, VA, 22201 Map

Cost:

$10 per breakfast or
Wednesday Wake-Up Club Breakfast members receive 12 breakfasts for the price of 10 buy a new membership.

Manager:
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Jennifer Stovall

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Up Coming:

Morton Blackwell
August 5

Please join Lee Edwards, at the next breakfast on Jul. 01.

Lee Edwards

As Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought, Lee Edwards, Ph.D., is Heritage's in-house authority on the U.S. conservative movement.

A leading historian of American conservatism, Edwards is the author or editor of 20 books, including biographies of Ronald Reagan, Barry Goldwater and Edwin Meese III as well as histories of The Heritage Foundation and the movement as a whole.

Edwards also is chairman of the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation, which dedicated the Victims of Communism Memorial in 2007 and launched the online Global Museum on Communism in 2009.

Edwards is an adjunct professor of politics at the Catholic University of America. He was the founding director of the Institute of Political Journalism at Georgetown University and a fellow at the Institute of Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Edwards is a past president of the Philadelphia Society and a media fellow at the Hoover Institution.

His works have been translated into Chinese, Japanese, Swedish and French. His next book, a biography of William F. Buckley Jr., is due from ISI Books in spring 2010.

Edwards appears frequently on cable and broadcast outlets such as Fox News, CNN, Bloomberg, NBC, PBS, C-SPAN and NPR. He has been published in the Wall Street JournalLos Angeles TimesBoston GlobeNational ReviewHuman Events and American Spectator.

Among his awards and honors are the Millennium Star of Lithuania, the Cross of Terra Mariana of Estonia, the Friendship Medal of Diplomacy from the Republic of China (Taiwan), the John Ashbrook Award, the Reed Irvine Accuracy in Media Award and the Walter Judd Freedom Award.

Edwards earned a doctorate in world politics from the Catholic University of America. He has a bachelor of arts degree in English from Duke University and did graduate work at The Sorbonne, Paris. He received an honorary doctoral degree in humane letters from Grove City College.

He lives in Alexandria, Va., with his wife Anne, who assists him in all his writing.