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This edition: Jonathan Alter and the "Lame Duck" presidency

Episode Details

Original tape date: January 13, 2016.

First aired: January 13, 2016.

Brian and Jonathan Alter discuss the incumbent's last year ahead of him and his 2016 State of the Union speech. Then, a scholar makes the case that the "lame duck president" concept is a myth.

Guest List

Jonathan Alter Author, “The Center Holds: Barack Obama And His Enemies”

James Hedtke Professor of History and Political Science, Cabrini College