Book Discussion on Roosevelt's Second Act

Richard Moe, former senior advisor to President Jimmy Carter and chief of staff to Vice President Walter Mondale, talked about his book,… read more

Richard Moe, former senior advisor to President Jimmy Carter and chief of staff to Vice President Walter Mondale, talked about his book, Roosevelt’s Second Act: The Election of 1940 and the Politics of War, in which he recounts President Franklin Roosevelt’s decision to seek an unprecedented third-term in office. In his book, the author reports that Roosevelt was inspired to run again following the start of World War II and his fear of a roll-back of the New Deal legislation. Richard Moe speaks at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on Roosevelt's Second Act

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 20, 2013
Last Aired:
Nov 9, 2013

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  • Oct 20, 2013 | 11:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 03, 2013 | 3:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 09, 2013 | 12:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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