Book Discussion on Common Cents
Former Congressman Penny and Mr. Garrett talked about their book, Common Cents, published by Little, Brown and Company. The book… read more
Former Congressman Penny and Mr. Garrett talked about their book, Common Cents, published by Little, Brown and Company. The book focuses on Washington culture and how Washington politics is riddled with many nonsensical activities and practices. It also provides tips for people who feel disaffected with national politics on how they can reconnect with the political scene. Former Representative Penny also talked about why he didn’t seek re-election in Minnesota’s First District. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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