The Fourth Branch of Government

Jack Trammell, co-author of The Fourth Branch of Government: We the People, talked about the public’s participation in government. He argued that people feel… read more

The Fourth Branch of Government Jack Trammell, co-author of The Fourth Branch of Government: We the People, talked about the public’s participation in government. He argued that people feel disconnected from the political process and that changes need to be made sooner rather than later.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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The Fourth Branch of Government

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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 18, 2017 | 5:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 18, 2017 | 5:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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