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  • Washington Journal Anita McBride Discusses the Role of the First Lady
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    Anita McBride on the Role of the First Lady

    Anita McBride, who served as the chief of staff to first lady Laura Bush, talked about first lady Melania Trump’s “Be Best” campaign and the role of the first lady.

  • Historians Discuss First Ladies During Wartime
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    First Ladies During Wartime

    Historians examined the contributions of American first ladies during the nation’s wars. Speakers included William Seale, author of The President’s House and other books; history professor…

  • Discussion on First Ladies and the Executive Mansion
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    First Ladies and the White House

    William Seale talked about the first ladies who have had the most impact on the executive mansion. The conversation was moderated by Susan Swain, C-SPAN co-president and editor of First…

  • Discussion on Recent First Ladies
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    White House Perspectives on Recent First Ladies

    Former White House staff members talked about the roles of the first lady of the United States. They told stories of their experiences with various first ladies.*Topics included state dinners, administration…

  • First Ladies Series Review
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    First Ladies Series Review

    Edith Mayo, Anita McBride, and Richard Norton Smith looked back at the year-long C-SPAN series, “First Ladies: Influence and Image,” and responded to telephone calls and electronic…

  • First Ladies Throughout History
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    First Ladies Throughout History

    Panelists talked about at the historical roles and responsibilities of the first lady as well as how those roles had evolved. They talked specifically about Eleanor Roosevelt, Jackie Kennedy and…