The Presidency: Challenge and Change

Mr. Sidey spoke about the evolution of the presidency over his long career in journalism. He examined the idea that many presidents who led… read more

Mr. Sidey spoke about the evolution of the presidency over his long career in journalism. He examined the idea that many presidents who led the country during troubled times have been recognized as great but that those who were wise enough to lead less actively during relatively untroubled times in U.S. history are not recognized for their achievements. He also stressed the need for a balance between brilliance and common sense. This was part of a historical lecture series on the three branches of government. close

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The Presidency: Challenge and Change

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Program ID:
75967-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 18, 1996 | 2:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 21, 1996 | 3:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Oct 18, 1996 | 2:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 18, 1996 | 9:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 18, 1996 | 2:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 18, 1996 | 9:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 19, 1996 | 5:45am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 20, 1996 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 21, 1996 | 3:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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