Presidential Speechwriters

A panel of presidential speechwriters talked about the demands of writing for presidents, and offered anecdotes from their days in the… read more

A panel of presidential speechwriters talked about the demands of writing for presidents, and offered anecdotes from their days in the White House in a forum at the New York Times Arts and Leisure Weekend in New York City. The panelists included Ted Sorensen, President Kennedy’s speechwriter; Ray Price, President Nixon’s speechwriter; and Michael Waldman and Carolyn Curiel, both speechwriters for President Clinton. After their discussion they answered audience members' questions. close

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

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Program ID:
184965-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 29, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 22, 2007

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  • Jan 29, 2005 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 29, 2005 | 11:10pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 31, 2005 | 9:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 2005 | 11:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2005 | 3:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2005 | 7:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 22, 2007 | 11:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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