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The long history of presidents as authors

The long history of presidents as authors

JUDY WOODRUFF: And now, on this Presidents Day, the latest title on the “NewsHour” Bookshelf. John Yang speaks with a historian whose new work explores the tradition of book writing by American presidents. JOHN YANG: In this election year, Americans are judging presidential candidates using many measures, as leaders, as policy-makers and as orators. A …

PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan 21, 2020

PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan 21, 2020

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: REP. ADAM SCHIFF (D-CA): The most important question is the question you must answer today. Will the president and the American people get a fair trial? JUDY WOODRUFF: The impeachment trial of President Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The Senate opens …