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Up Close & Personal with Mara Liasson, NPR Political Correspondent & Fox News Contributor

February 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Mara is a first-class reporter. She has a keen understanding of national politics and does a beautiful job helping our audience make sense of what’s unfolding in Washington and across the country. – Margaret Low Smith, Senior Vice President, NPR
WGCU invites you to take advantage of a unique opportunity to meet and learn from Mara Liasson, FGCU Presidential Fellow, NPR Political Correspondent, and Fox News Contributor. Meet her in person and support WGCU Public Media, your source for NPR in Southwest Florida.

Up Close and Personal with Mara Liasson

Monday, February 17 , 5 – 7 p.m.
St. Charles Yacht Club
(15900 St. Charles Harbour Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33908)

Beer, wine & light hors d’oeuvres provided.
Hosted by Doris & Steve Colgate, K. Ann Dempsey, and Pat & Bill Wiggenhorn.
$75 donation in support of WGCU is required. RSVP required by Feb. 7 to attend.



Mara Liasson is the national political correspondent for NPR. Her reports can be heard regularly on NPR’s award-winning news magazines Morning Edition and All Things Considered. Liasson provides extensive coverage of politics and policy from Washington, DC — focusing on the White House and Congress — and also reports on political trends beyond the Beltway.

For questions about this event, please call Gina Dengler at 239-590-2328.

Learn more about how Liasson handles being on NPR and Fox News.

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February 17
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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St. Charles Yacht Club
15900 St. Charles Yacht Club Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33908 United States
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