Q&A with Cass Sunstein

Cass Sunstein talked about his new book, Why Nudge?: The Politics of Libertarian Paternalism, and the controversy over his nomination as the… read more

Cass Sunstein talked about his new book, Why Nudge?: The Politics of Libertarian Paternalism, and the controversy over his nomination as the administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA). Mr. Sunstein spoke about his experience as the Administrator and the narrow margin of victory in his confirmation vote in the Senate. He also spoke about some of his other books, as well as his philosophy on the First Amendment and censorship. In addition, Mr. Sunstein talked about why he was not in favor of impeachment for President Bill Clinton or George W. Bush, and described his friendship with President Barack Obama, and offers his opinion on Obama’s record of transparency. close

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Q&A with Cass Sunstein

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Program ID:
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Q&A
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 16, 2014 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 17, 2014 | 5:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Mar 16, 2014 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Mar 16, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 17, 2014 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 17, 2014 | 5:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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