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American Forum - 41: Inside the Presidency of George H. W. Bush

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Michael Nelson, Barbara Perry
April 8, 2014
11:00AM - 12:30PM (EDT)

Michael Nelson
Michael Nelson

Barbara Perry
Barbara Perry

Television Broadcast: April 27, 2014

41: Inside the Presidency of George H. W. Bush, draws on interviews with senior White House and Cabinet officials conducted during the Miller Center’s Bush Oral History Project. Topics include how Bush organized and staffed his administration, operated on the international stage, followed his own brand of Republican conservatism, handled legislative affairs, and made judicial appointments. 41 was co-edited by the Miller Center’s MICHAEL NELSON and BARBARA PERRY. Nelson is a senior fellow in the Center’s Presidential Oral History Program and the Fulmer Professor of Political Science at Rhodes College. His books include Governing at Home: The White House and Domestic Policymaking and The Presidency and the Political System. Perry is co-chair of the Presidential Oral History Program and is the author of Rose Kennedy: The Life and Times of a Political Matriarch and Jacqueline Kennedy: First Lady of the New Frontier.

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