Presenter: Bill Stewart
Topic: Foreign Policy in an Election Year: Republican Candidates Grapple with President Barack Obama and the President’s Reduction in the Armed Forces
Location: Bishop’s Lodge Ranch Resort & Spa 1297 Bishop’s Lodge Rd.
Cost: $26 CIR Members; $32 Non-members and Guests
Reservation Deadline: Monday, February 6, at Noon
Bill Stewart writes a weekly column on politics and foreign affairs for the Santa Fe New Mexican. In the 1960s, he was a U.S. Foreign Service Officer serving in India, Washington and Vietnam. He joined Time Magazine in 1971 as a correspondent and writer. For the next 20 years, he was Bureau Chief or correspondent in India, Japan, the Middle East (based in Beirut) and Southeast Asia (based in Hong Kong).