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Participants included former Secretary of the Treasury Paul O’Neill, who also served as assistant director of OMB in the Nixon administration; Ed Harper, assistant director of the Nixon White House Domestic Council, and later deputy director of OMB and head of domestic policy under President Reagan; Andrew Rouse, executive director of President Nixon’s Advisory Council on Executive Organization (Ash Council); and Richard Nathan, former director of the Rockefeller Institute at the State University of New York, who also served as assistant director of OMB in RN’s first term. Geoff Shepard, former Nixon White House Domestic Council associate director for general government, moderated the discussion.