Book Discussion on Dangerous Convictions

Tom Allen, a former six-term Democratic Congressman from Maine, talks about his book, Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong with… read more

Tom Allen, a former six-term Democratic Congressman from Maine, talks about his book, Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong with the U.S. Congress, in which he contends that Congress will continue to face legislative logjams as long as ideological fissures exist between Republicans and Democrats. Mr. Allen recounted his own inability to understand his Republican colleagues and vice versa during his tenure in the House of Representatives. Tom Allen spoke at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum in Atlanta. close

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Book Discussion on Dangerous Convictions

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 16, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 24, 2013

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  • Feb 16, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 17, 2013 | 3:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2013 | 8:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 24, 2013 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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