Bill Ritter, Former Governor of Colorado and Director, Center for the New Energy Economy, Colorado State University interviewed by Frank Foer, Editor, The New Republic
Closing Remarks: Frank Foer, Editor, The New Republic
Franklin Foer is the editor of The New Republic.
Foer graduated from Columbia in 1996. Before joining The New Republic, Foer was a frequent contributor to the online magazine Slate.
His writing has also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Spin, U.S. News & World Report, Lingua Franca, The Atlantic Monthly, The Wall Street Journal, New York and Foreign Policy. In 2004 he published his first book, How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization.
Bill Ritter Jr. is currently the Director of the Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) at Colorado State University. The Center started February 1 2011 with Ritter as the founding Director. In addition to the Director the Center now employs an Assistant Director two Senior Policy Advisors and an Executive Assistant. Ritter was elected as Colorado's 41st governor in 2006 -- the first Colorado-born governor in more than 35 years.