'Averting Crisis' authors lead roundtable discussion on US military and defence

13 Dec 2019 By Erin Watson-Lynn

Roundtable with the authors of the recent report published by the United States Studies Centre, ‘Averting Crisis: American strategy, military spending and collective defence in the Indo-Pacific’.

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A Year Out: Battleground States and 2020

09 Dec 2019 By Hugo Seymour

CEO of the Sydney-based United States Studies Centre, Professor Simon Jackman, joined us for a private discussion on key developments in US politics, the unfolding Impeachment Inquiry, and the 2020 Presidential Election.

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2020 United States Election Blog Series: Edition 1

29 Nov 2019 By Tammy Wayne-Elliot

The United States election timeline is one of the most extended, and not easy to interpret. This is the first instalment of a blog series on the United States Election 2020.

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Trump: Architect or Avatar of the post-liberal international order? Roundtable with Dr Gorana Grgic, U.S. Studies Centre

22 Oct 2019 By Kyle Springer

In a roundtable hosted by Perth USAsia Centre on 3 October with Dr Gorana Grgic, a foreign policy expert at the United States Studies Centre (USSC) in Sydney, discussions centred around the question of how the presidency of Donald Trump might contribute to the dismantling of the current order.

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Australia and the United States – An Overview

23 Apr 2019 By Tammy Wayne-Elliot

The Australian Deputy Head of Mission to the United States, Ms Katrina Cooper, presented to a roundtable event on Wednesday 10 April 2019 to discuss the Australia-US alliance under President Donald Trump, as well as the recent developments in U.S. domestic politics.

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A Post-State of the Union Address and Republican Politics in the United States

07 Feb 2019 By Coel Healy

American politics and the current state of the Republican Party formed the focus of an event hosted by the Perth USAsia Centre and the Policy Committee of the Liberal Party of Australia (WA division) on 6 February 2019. 

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Examining the Midterm Results

04 Dec 2018 By Hugo Seymour

Professor Simon Jackman, an experienced US election analyst, visited Perth shortly after the 6 November US Midterm Elections. In a dramatic time in American history, Professor Jackman’s visit provided an opportunity to discuss the latest electoral developments in the US and their implications for President Trump, the US constitutional system and American policy.

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In Conversation with Speaker John Boehner and David B. Stewart

28 May 2018 By Reginald Ramos

Speaker John Boehner, 53rd Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, was joined by David B. Stewart, former Majority Staff Director of the Committee on Ways and Means to discuss contemporary American politics and foreign policy.

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