Book Discussion on The Kennedy Legacy

Vincent Bzdek talked about his book The Kennedy Legacy: Jack, Bobby and Ted and a Family Dream Fulfilled (Palgrave Macmillan; April 28,… read more

Vincent Bzdek talked about his book The Kennedy Legacy: Jack, Bobby and Ted and a Family Dream Fulfilled (Palgrave Macmillan; April 28, 2009). In his book he recounts the political careers of John, Robert, and Ted Kennedy. Mr. Bzdek profiles each Kennedy brother and reports on the new generation of Kennedys in politics. He focused on Senator Ted Kennedy as the culmination of the family legacy. He reported on his development as an individual and as a leader in his family and in the Senate. Mr. Bzdek responded to questions from members of the audience.

Vincent Bzdek is a features writer and the news editor at The Washington Post. He is the author of Woman of the House: The Rise of Nancy Pelosi. close

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

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Book Discussion on The Kennedy Legacy

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Jul 26, 2009

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  • Jul 26, 2009 | 10:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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