Book Discussion on The Candidate

Samuel Popkin, former campaign consultant to Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, George McGovern, and Al Gore, presents his thoughts on what… read more

Samuel Popkin, former campaign consultant to Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, George McGovern, and Al Gore, presents his thoughts on what constitutes a successful presidential campaign. Mr. Popkin argues that the campaigns of George H.W. Bush in 1992, Al Gore in 2000, and Hilary Clinton in 2008 are examples of mismanaged candidacies and explains why the same mistakes are often repeated. Samuel Popkin responded to questions from members of the audience at the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta. close

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Book Discussion on The Candidate

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307211-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 28, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 26, 2012

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  • Jul 28, 2012 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 29, 2012 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2012 | 5:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 26, 2012 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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