Book Discussion on Joe the Plumber

Samuel J. Wurzelbacher talked about the book he wrote with Thomas Tabback, Joe the Plumber: Fighting for the American Dream (Pearlgate;… read more

Samuel J. Wurzelbacher talked about the book he wrote with Thomas Tabback, Joe the Plumber: Fighting for the American Dream (Pearlgate; February 6, 2009). Mr. Wurzelbacher was called “Joe the Plumber” in the media as a metaphor for middle class Americans after he was videotaped questioning Democratic candidate Barack Obama about his small business tax policy during a campaign stop in Ohio. Mr. Wurzelbacher talked about directing his dudden fame into his political agenda and about his book tour. He was interviewed at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), which was sponsored by the American Conservative Union at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on Joe the Plumber

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Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 7, 2009
Last Aired:
May 10, 2009

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  • Mar 07, 2009 | 10:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 2009 | 9:42am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 29, 2009 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 09, 2009 | 11:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 10, 2009 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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