Book Discussion on Why Lincoln Matters

Mario Cuomo, the former governor of New York (1983-95), discussed his book Why Lincoln Matters: Today More Than Ever, published by… read more

Mario Cuomo, the former governor of New York (1983-95), discussed his book Why Lincoln Matters: Today More Than Ever, published by Harcourt. His book discusses how the modern Republican Party differs in philosophy with the one that Lincoln founded. Former Governor Cuomo spoke about Abraham Lincoln’s political philosophy, and applied it to today’s issues. He also shared his opinions on the current presidential race. close

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Book Discussion on Why Lincoln Matters

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Program ID:
182404-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 3, 2004

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  • Jul 03, 2004 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 03, 2004 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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