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Silicon Valley and the New Administration in Washington -- State of the Valley is Silicon Valleys annual "town meeting, and it convenes concerned citizens and stakeholders, thought leaders and opinion makers, journalists, our elected representatives, educators and academics, business executives, labor and workforce leaders for dialogue and discussion about the Valleys challenges and opportunities. After an election that bitterly divided the country, California and Silicon Valley are seen as part of a bubble that is out of step with national trends. As the new administration sets out on its course, what is the outlook from the nations capital and what does it portend for Silicon Valley?David Brooks, award-winning New York Times columnist and best-selling author, is a keen observer and penetrating analyst of politics and the American way of life. In wide-ranging remarks he will reflect on Americas future and the role that Silicon Valley will play, showing again why he is hailed as one of the nations most balanced, thoughtful and insightful commentators.