About This Show
In this podcast for fans of presidential history, John Dickerson of Slate’s Political Gabfest revisits a moment from the American carnival of politics. Hear about the grand speeches, emergency strategies, baby kissing, and backstabbing that make each presidential cycle so fascinating. Part of the Panoply Network.
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Harry S. Truman's Battles with the Bosses (an encore presentation)
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Whistlestop is Slate’s podcast about presidentialcampaign history. Hosted by our political correspondent and PoliticalGabfest panelist JohnDickerson, each installment will revisit amemorable (or even a forgotten) moment from America's quadrennialcarnival.Podcastproduction and edit by Jocelyn Frank.Research byBrian Rosenwald.Love Slatepodcasts? Listen longer with Slate Plus! Members get bonussegments, ad-free versions, exclusive podcasts and more. Start yourtwo-week free trial at slate.com/podcastplus.Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
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John Dickerson is one of the most educated and informed political minds of our day. The Whistlestop podcast delights and informs its listeners with wonderful insight and information about past presidential campaigns and, in its new iteration, how past presidents have acted in relation to themes or incidents that are going on during the current administration.
Date published: 2017-05-06