Book Discussion on Call the Briefing!

Mr. Fitzwater discussed his recent book, Call the Briefing!  Bush and Reagan, Sam and Helen: A Decade with Presidents and the… read more

Mr. Fitzwater discussed his recent book, Call the Briefing!  Bush and Reagan, Sam and Helen: A Decade with Presidents and the Press, published by Times Books. He reminisced about his years in the White House press office in his service as press secretary to both Presidents Reagan and Bush from 1983 to 1993 and his relationships with members of the press. Mr. Fitzwater discussed why television cameras bothered him during the daily news briefing and his involvement in the 1992 presidential campaign. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

Book Discussion on Call the Briefing!

541 Views
Program ID:
67754-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 5, 1995
Last Aired:
Feb 25, 2006

Airing Details

  • Nov 05, 1995 | 7:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 05, 1995 | 11:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 06, 1995 | 3:33am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 06, 1995 | 5:59am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 25, 2002 | 1:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2002 | 4:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 02, 2004 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 01, 2005 | 1:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 12:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 12:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 26, 2005 | 12:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2005 | 12:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 25, 2006 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on Call the Briefing!

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:58:21
    Price:
    $19.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:58:21
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video