Book Discussion on America: The Last Best Hope

William Bennett spoke about his life and career, focusing on personal recollections of President Reagan. Mr. Bennett was… read more

William Bennett spoke about his life and career, focusing on personal recollections of President Reagan. Mr. Bennett was President Reagan’s secretary of education from 1985-1988. He was also the first director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy and former chairman of the National Endowment of the Humanities. He talked about writing The Book of Virtues and his most recent book, America: The Last Best Hope, published by Thomas Nelson , which recounts the history of the United States in two volumes that range from the founding of the country, America’s involvement in World Wars I and II, and the American presidency. After his presentation, he responded to questions from audience members. close

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

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Book Discussion on America: The Last Best Hope

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Public Affairs Event
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Simi Valley, California, United States
First Aired:
Jun 28, 2008
Last Aired:
Aug 23, 2008

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  • Jun 28, 2008 | 7:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2008 | 1:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2008 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 03, 2008 | 12:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2008 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2008 | 4:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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