Book Discussion on The Battle for America 2008

Dan Balz and Haynes Johnson talked about the 2008 presidential election. They focused on the important actors in the election,… read more

Dan Balz and Haynes Johnson talked about the 2008 presidential election. They focused on the important actors in the election, specifically then Senators Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. They spoke about the election in the framework of correspondents following the candidates. They also talked about the process in writing their book The Battle for America 2008: The Story of an Extraordinary Election, published by Viking Adult. Following their remarks, they answered questions from members of the audience.  close

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

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  • Daniel "Dan" J. Balz National Correspondent Washington Post->Politics
  • Haynes Johnson Professor University of Maryland, College Park->Philip Merrill College of Journalism
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Book Discussion on The Battle for America 2008

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 8, 2009
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2009

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  • Aug 08, 2009 | 8:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2009 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 31, 2009 | 9:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2009 | 1:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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