Race for the White House
Miller Center Presidential Studies Director Barbara Perry is a featured expert on this new CNN series
New podcast: LBJ and the Great Society
Melody Barnes hosts a weekly examination of LBJ's extraordinary record of domestic accomplishments
Trump's economic record isn't what he says it is
He claims the economy is “the best it has ever been.” Chris Lu argues the data tell a different story.
Miller Center resources offer critical perspective
Scholarship in the public interest
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On Presidents Day, understanding the evolution of the office itself
On WBUR, Barbara Perry and Saikrishna Prakash ask: Where is the presidency headed?
Why is William Barr really criticizing Donald Trump?
The New Yorker utilizes the Miller Center's William Barr oral history to analyze the attorney general's criticism of the president
Greece is at the nexus of America's geopolitical crossroads
Senior Fellow Eric Edelman writes in The National Interest that Athens is becoming a crucial pro-American player
Misunderstanding the bomb: How we've learned the wrong lessons about nuclear deterrence and arms control
Secret White House Tapes
LBJ orders some new Haggar pants
President Johnson called the Haggar clothing company to order some new pants, providing specific (and sometimes graphic) instructions on how they should be customized for him
"Some fool thing"
14 months before Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt ruminates on the growing crisis in the East
Nixon on Jews in the federal government
Nixon orders his chief of staff to "see what we can do about" Jews in the federal government.
The First Year Project: Infrastructure
He was the first and (so far) the only President of the United States to resign the office
He just moved up in historians' rankings, to fifth-best president in the nation's history
Critical insights for the nation's governance
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