Historical Perspectives on Election Politics

Ms. Shlaes compared campaign politics during the election of 1936 to contemporary election politics. Among the topics she… read more

Ms. Shlaes compared campaign politics during the election of 1936 to contemporary election politics. Among the topics she addressed were the role of the private sector in meeting social needs, the ability of interest groups and unions to motivate a political base, and policy proposals to benefit targeted groups. She also answered questions from the audience. close

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Historical Perspectives on Election Politics

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197512-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 9, 2007
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 2007

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  • Apr 09, 2007 | 5:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 14, 2007 | 9:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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