First Among Equals: George Washington and the American Presidency

To mark George Washington’s birthday, the American Enterprise Institute hosted a gathering of political thinkers to consider the… read more

To mark George Washington’s birthday, the American Enterprise Institute hosted a gathering of political thinkers to consider the presidency and legacy of our nation’s first chief executive. Among the topics discussed are Washington’s Farewell Address and the many precedents he set for his successors, including what many historians consider to be his most lasting legacy - his decision to relinquish power after only two terms in office. This program is 90 minutes. close

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 1, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 8, 2012

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  • Apr 01, 2012 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 01, 2012 | 7:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 01, 2012 | 10:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2012 | 3:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2012 | 2:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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