After Words with Joe Klein

Joe Klein was interviewed about his book Politics Lost: How American Democracy Was Trivialized by People Who Think You’re Stupid,… read more

Joe Klein was interviewed about his book Politics Lost: How American Democracy Was Trivialized by People Who Think You’re Stupid, published by Doubleday. He described the influence of political consultants on campaigns. Topics included candidates' lack spontaneity, history of previous campaigns, speech writers, campaign infrastructure, and Republican vs. Democratic policy issues. 

Mr. Klein was interviewed by Walter Shapiro, author of One-Car Caravan: On the Road with the 2004 Democrats Before America Tunes In, published by PublicAffairs. close

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After Words with Joe Klein

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Program ID:
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 2006
Last Aired:
May 7, 2006

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  • Apr 29, 2006 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2006 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2006 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 07, 2006 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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