Life Portrait of Bill Clinton

In the forty-first in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Bill Clinton. Among the issues… read more

In the forty-first in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Bill Clinton. Among the issues discussed were Clinton’s childhood and early adulthood, his terms as governor of Arkansas, his campaign for the presidency and the scandals during his presidency. During the program they showed still photographs and video of President Clinton and toured his boyhood home. Ms. Christian, a teacher from William Jefferson Clinton Elementary School in Sherwood, Arkansas was interviewed via telephone. Mr. Maraniss participated by remote connection from Washington, DC and talked about his biography of President Clinton, First in His Class. Ms. Sorenson talked about President Clinton and about her book, Dead Center: Clinton-Gore Leadership and the Perils of Moderation during the latter half of the program. They responded to audience telephone calls. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
151639-1
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C-SPAN Specials
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Call-In
Location:
Hope, Arkansas, United States
First Aired:
Dec 20, 1999
Last Aired:
Jan 26, 2014

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  • Dec 20, 1999 | 9:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 24, 1999 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 1999 | 3:08am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2000 | 3:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 04, 2000 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2001 | 8:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 2001 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 17, 2001 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2001 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2004 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2014 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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