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