On Thursday January 21, 2010, American University will host “The First Year of the Obama Administration: Its Successes and Failures, Legislatively and Politically.” The three hour event will feature two panels of notable media types followed by Q&A.

Hosted by Time‘s Jay Newton Small, the event will be held from 9.30 – 12.30 in Room 603 of AU’s Washington College of Law. Panelists include Phil Elliott of the AP, CNN’s Bill Schneider, TPM’s Christina Bellantoni, Matt Continetti from The Weekly Standard,Daily Caller’s Jon Ward, CNN Political Commentator Karen Finney and Dem pollster Celinda Lake.