The New Presidency and the Press

A panel discussion was held about the relationship between the press and the presidency and the role of the media in the presidential… read more

A panel discussion was held about the relationship between the press and the presidency and the role of the media in the presidential election. Topics included the role of the media in politics, how the media covered the 2008 presidential election, and the then-President-elect Obama administration. 

“Politics and Pundits: The Promises of the New Presidency and the Press” was an American Forum held on WAMU radio. close

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

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  • Dotty Lynch Executive in Residence American University->School of Communication
  • Gebe Martinez Contributing Columnist Politico
  • Mark McDonald Senior Program Director WAMU-FM, Washington, DC
  • Tony Romm Editor Eagle, The (American University)->Politics@theEagle
  • Tom Rosenstiel Director Pew Research Project for Excellence in Journalism
  • Bob Schieffer Host CBS->Face the Nation
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The New Presidency and the Press

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Program ID:
282340-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 11, 2008
Last Aired:
Nov 12, 2008

Airing Details

  • Nov 11, 2008 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 11, 2008 | 10:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 12, 2008 | 3:40am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2008 | 9:38am EST | C-SPAN 2
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