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Lunch for 4 with Author, Political Pundit and MSNBC Host Lawrence O'Donnell in NYC

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Donated by: Lawrence O'Donnell

Enjoy a meal and conversation with author, political pundit and MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell in New York City.

You will receive signed copies of Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics and Deadly Force: A Police Shooting and My Family’s Search for the Truth.

Lawrence O’Donnell is the host of The Last Word, airing Monday through Friday at 10p.m. ET on MSNBC. Prior to hosting the show, O’Donnell was an MSNBC political analyst since the network’s launch in 1996 and has previously appeared as a frequent guest host on MSNBC’s primetime programs.

O’Donnell was an Emmy Award-winning executive producer and writer for the NBC series The West Wing and creator and executive producer of the NBC series Mister Sterling.

From 1989 through 1992, O’Donnell served as senior advisor to Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan (D-NY). In 1992, he was chief of staff to the Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works. From 1993 through 1995, he was the chief of staff of the Senate Finance Committee. He first began working with Sen. Moynihan as director of communications in the senator’s 1988 re-election campaign.

A writer prior to entering politics and government, O’Donnell published the book “Deadly Force," which was adapted as a CBS movie in 1986. He has written essays and articles for several publications including the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, New York Magazine, People, Spy, and Boston Magazine. O’Donnell has also appeared on NBC News’ TODAY, as well as Good Morning America, Nightline, Charlie Rose, and several other programs.

Suffolk University awarded O’Donnell an honorary degree, Doctor of Humane Letters, in 2001. Born in Boston, O’Donnell is a graduate of Harvard University.

  • Experience will occur within the following date range(s):
    Sep 03, 2019 to May 28, 2020

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  • Valid for 4 people.
  • Participant must be at least 21.
  • Length of meet and greet: 1-2 hours.
  • The winner may take a photo.
  • The cost of the meal is included. 
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