Jeff Flake
© Jan Reinier van der Vliet
United States, 1962
Republican politician and critic of Trump

Senator Jeff Flake

Senator Jeff Flake is an American Republican politician and author. After serving in the us House of Representatives from 2001 to 2013, Flake was elected to the United States Senate, where he served for six years. While in the Senate, Senator Flake chaired the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology & the Law. He also directed the Foundation for Democracy in Namibia during its transition to independence. His 2018 Senate floor speech titled ‘Truth and Democracy’ was carried live on CNN, MSNBC and the FOX News Channel. Flake was the brave first Republican Senator who started warning for the dangers of President Trump’s politics to American democracy. He was a frequent guest on NBC’s Meet the Press, ABC’s This Week, CBS’ Face the Nation, and CNN’s State of the Union. He is author of the New York Times best seller Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle (2017). Senator Flake was a Resident Fellow for the Institute of Politics at Harvard in 2019, and is currently on the Board of the Institute of Politics. In 2021, President Joe Biden nominated Senator Flake as Ambassador for the United States of America to Turkey.

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Revolution of Hope

Conference

Nexus Conference

The Revolution of Hope

Saturday 20 November 2021 NO&B / online