In Depth with Michael Barone
Michael Barone was interviewed about his life, his career, and his body of writing. Topics included his early years in Detroit, his… read more
Michael Barone was interviewed about his life, his career, and his body of writing. Topics included his early years in Detroit, his philosophy and political views, and U.S. political history. He responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic mail.
Video clips were shown of Mr. Barone’s home in Washington, D.C. He described how and where he writes and gave a tour of his library. A clip was also shown describing how he works on the Almanac of American Politics.
Michael Barone is the author of the new book Our First Revolution: The Remarkable British Upheaval That Inspired America’s Founding Fathers. His previous books include The New Americans: How the Melting Pot Can Work Again; Our Country: The Shaping of America from Roosevelt to Reagan; and Hard America Soft America: Competition vs. Coddling and the Battle for the Nation’s Future. He is also the principal coauthor of the biannual Almanac of American Politics. Michael Barone is a senior writer with U.S. News and World Report and a political contributor to Fox News Channel. close
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