Book Discussion on The President\'s Counselor
Bill Minutaglio talked about his book The President’s Counselor: The Rise to Power of Alberto Gonzales, published by Rayo. He… read more
Bill Minutaglio talked about his book The President’s Counselor: The Rise to Power of Alberto Gonzales, published by Rayo. He described the public and private lives of U.S. Attorney General Gonzales. Mr. Gonzales grew up in an immigrant family and ultimately became one of President George W. Bush’s closest colleagues and friends. Mr. Minutaglio said Mr. Gonzales has been loyal to President Bush for many years, hushing up President Bush’s drunk driving conviction and backing him on Texas executions. The author said that more recently Mr. Gonzales has written policies that defend and authorize the torture of suspected terrorists. After his presentation the author responded to audience members' questions. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Minutaglio, Bill Author
Book Discussion on Duty, Honor, Country
Mr. Herskowitz talked about his book, Duty, Honor, Country: The Life and Legacy of Prescott Bush, published by…
Book Discussion on Governor Tom Kean
Alvin Felzenberg talked about his biography, Governor Tom Kean: From the New Jersey Statehouse to the 9-11 Commission,…
Book Discussion on Work Hard, Study...and Keep Out of Politics!
Former Secretary of State Baker talked about his biography "Work Hard, Study...and Keep Out of Politics!": Adventures…
Book Discussion on Laura Bush : An Intimate Portrait of the First Lady
Ronald Kessler talked about his biography, Laura Bush: An Intimate Portrait of the First Lady, published by…