Mission: The National Institute for Civil Discourse will integrate research and practice to support and enable:
a congress and executive branch capable of working to solve the big issues facing our country.
a public demand for civil discourse and a government that works in the best interests of the country as a whole.
media that informs and engages citizens.
Institute Advisory Board Member and former Senator Olympia Snowe and Institute Executive Director Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer recently sat down for interviews with Arizona Illustrated during their trip to Tucson.