Chris Whipple talked about his book The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency, in which he examines the role of the White House chief of staff, a position that is chosen by the president and has grown in power and prestige throughout the 20th and 21st century. Mr. Whipple spoke to the seventeen living chiefs of staff and two former presidents in preparation for his book. He spoke with Jack Watson, former chief of staff to President Jimmy Carter. close
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- Tony Clark Director Carter (Jimmy) Presidential Library and Museum->Public Affairs
Jack H. Watson Jr. Chief of Staff (Former) White House
Chris Whipple Documentary Filmmaker and Author
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- The Gatekeepers
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