Listen Up, Mr. President Book Party

A book launch party was held at the home of the Lebanese ambassador for Helen Thomas and Craig Crawford, co-authors of Listen Up,… read more

A book launch party was held at the home of the Lebanese ambassador for Helen Thomas and Craig Crawford, co-authors of Listen Up, Mr. President: Everything You Always Wanted Your President to Know and Do (Scribner; October 6, 2009). The most veteran of White House reporters and a long-time Congressional Quarterly columnist wrote about what they think it takes to be a good president. After welcoming remarks from the ambassador, Andrea Mitchell introduced the co-authors. They were also seen talking to guests as they signed books.

Helen Thomas has covered nine administrations. A former bureau chief at United Press International, and currently a columnist for Hearst Newspapers, she is the author of Dateline: White House and Front Row at the White House.

Craig Crawford is a columnist for Congressional Quarterly and a commentator for MSNBC and other news outlets.  close

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Listen Up, Mr. President Book Party

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 7, 2009
Last Aired:
Nov 9, 2009

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  • Nov 07, 2009 | 3:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 08, 2009 | 10:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 09, 2009 | 7:26am EST | C-SPAN 2
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