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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: December 14, 2008.. William Seale.. Author, "The President's House: A History".. BIO.. :.. More.. about.. Program Details.. Info.. : Our guest is historian William Seale.. His most recent work is called "The President's House: A History.. " This is a two volume set on the history of the White House and the people who lived there.. Mr.. Seale is the author of many other books  ...   in restoration projects of many state capitols including Mississippi, Florida, Kansas, Michigan, and Ohio.. He is the editor of "White House History," a journal of the White House Historical Association.. Seale will be featured in White House Week, C-SPAN's seven night look at the White House beginning this Sunday.. He will also participate in a live call-in program on Monday, December 15th, at 9pm ET..

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    Descriptive info: December 7, 2008.. Rep.. Donna Edwards (D-MD).. : Congresswoman Donna Edwards discusses her background and the current political climate in her home state and on Capitol Hill..

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    Descriptive info: November 30, 2008.. Capitol Visitor Center.. Preview.. : Our guests are three reporters who have covered the planning and building of the Capitol Visitor Center for the newspaper Roll Call.. Lauren Whittington, John McArdle, and Emily Yehle followed the congressional hearings, increases in costs, and delays in opening that have been a part of the CVC history.. Using video of oversight hearings, they look at the various issues facing then Architect of the Capitol Alan Hantman as well as members of Congress charged with overseeing the project.. The Capitol Visitor Center is scheduled to open on Tuesday, December 2nd..

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    Descriptive info: November 23, 2008.. Brent Glass.. Director, National Museum of American History.. : Our guest is Brent Glass, the director of the National Museum of American History.. The museum is opening its doors on November 21, 2008, after being closed for renovations for two years.. Glass has been the museum's director for six years.. Brent Glass talks about the new look of the museum  ...   the Star Spangled Banner, the portable desk used by Thomas Jefferson to write the Declaration of Independence, and the Woolworth lunch counter used as the site for the 1960 student sit-in in Greensboro, North Carolina.. Viewers will also see the updated exhibit on U.. S.. Presidents, which includes President-Elect Barack Obama on the presidential timeline.. The museum is the third most visited Smithsonian museum..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: November 16, 2008.. Michael Rosenblum.. CEO, Rosenblum Associates.. : Our guest is Michael Rosenblum of Rosenblum Associates.. Rosenblum believes that television is at a crossroads and that the dominance of the major television networks is dying.. Through his company, he teaches journalists to shoot, edit, write, and  ...   cameras and laptop editing.. He runs a boot camp for journalists to teach them how to do this.. Rosenblum has worked with the BBC, KGTV, KRON, the Discovery Channel and other outlets to bring about his goal of "democratization" of television.. He also designed Al Gore's Current TV..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: November 9, 2008.. Harold Holzer.. Author, "Lincoln President-Elect: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Secession Winter, 1860-1861".. For a complete biography, visit the guest's website at.. www.. haroldholzer.. com.. : On this first weekend following the presidential election, the country's focus will move to the presidential transition.. Q&A will use the opportunity to look back and discuss  ...   Harold Holzer with his latest book, "Lincoln President-Elect: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Secession Winter, 1860-1860.. " Mr.. Holzer has written over 30 books on Lincoln and is currently the cochairman of the U.. Lincoln Bicentennial Commission.. He is also senior vice president for external affairs at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City..

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    Descriptive info: November 2, 2008.. Rick Shenkman.. Author, "Just How Stupid Are We?".. This biography will be made available at a later date.. : Our guest is presidential historian Rick Shenkman.. He is the author of "Just How Stupid Are We? Facing the Truth About the American Voter.. " Shenkman contends that today's voters are more and more susceptible to campaign slogans and easy solutions because they don't take the  ...   more power than they've ever had in the past.. Yet at the same time they are not exercising that power because they aren't taking the time to educate themselves.. Rick Shenkman book's have included "Legends, Lies, and Cherished Myths of American History" and "President Ambition.. " He is the editor and founder of the History News Network (www.. hnn.. us).. He blogs about the 2008 election at http://howstupidblog..

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    Descriptive info: October 26, 2008.. Mark Farkas.. Executive Producer, White House Week.. CURRENTLY:.. Executive Producer, History Programming, C-SPAN.. PREVIOUS:.. Executive Producer/Producer for.. Presidential Libraries: History Uncovered (C-SPAN, 2007).. The Capitol (C-SPAN, 2006).. Rebuilding Iraq (C-SPAN, 2003).. American Writers: A Journey Through History (C-SPAN, 2002).. American Presidents: Life Portraits (C-SPAN, 1999-2000).. The Alexis de Tocqueville Tour (C-SPAN, 1998).. Sing Sing: Life Inside the Walls(C-SPAN, 1998).. Lincoln-Douglas Debates (C-SPAN, 1995).. Producer: Tribune Broadcasting.. EDUCATION:.. Graduate of William & Mary.. PERSONAL.. Married, Two Children.. : Our guest is Mark  ...   House: Inside America's Most Famous Home.. " This documentary, recorded in high definition, is the kickoff to a week of programming called "White House Week.. " In this Q&A, Mr.. Farkas will give viewers a sneak peek at the video resulting from unprecedented access to the White House.. That access included an exclusive tour of the private residence by the First Lady, an interview with the President and a look at the newly refurbished Lincoln bedroom.. "White House Week" premieres December 14th at 9pm eastern..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: October 19, 2008.. Mark Levin.. Syndicated Radio Talk Show Host, The Mark Levin Show.. Radio Talk Show Host, "The Mark Levin Show".. President, Landmark Legal Foundation.. Substitute Host, "The Sean Hannity Show".. Chief of Staff, Attorney General Ed Meese.. Presidential Advisor, Reagan Administration.. Temple University, undergraduate degrree and law degree.. Married with two children.. A full biography can be found at www.. marklevinshow.. : Our  ...   Levin Show.. " The program is a political call-in show.. Levin is the author of two books, "Men in Black" in 2005 and "Rescuing Sprite: A Dog Lovers Story of Joy and Anguish" in 2007.. He is also president of the Landmark Legal Foundation, a legal advocacy group.. Levin held various positions in the Reagan Administration, including Chief of Staff to Attorney General Ed Meese..

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    Descriptive info: October 12, 2008.. Lynette Clemetson.. Managing Editor, The Root.. Managing Editor of the TheRoot.. com.. Newsweek Magazine, National and International Correspondent.. New York Times, Domestic Correspondent.. BA in English Writing, University of Pittsburgh, 1990.. MA in East Asian Studies, University of Pittsburgh, 1994.. Originally from Springfield, Ohio.. Speaks Mandarin Chinese.. Married & lives in Washington, DC..  ...   Root is a website of news and commentary about politics, social issues, and the arts.. It is geared toward an African-American audience.. It was started earlier this year by The Washington Post Company.. The Editor-in-Chief is Henry Louis Gates, Jr.. of Harvard University.. Lynette Clemetson has also written for Newsweek, The New York Times and other publications..

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    Descriptive info: October 5, 2008.. John Podhoretz.. Editorial Director, Commentary Magazine.. Becomes Editor of Commentary in January 2009.. Presidential Speechwriter, Reagan and George H.. W.. Bush Administrations.. Consultant for television program "The West Wing".. Writer for Time Magazine, U.. News & World Report, The Washington Times.. Bachelor's Degree, University of Chicago, 1982.. BOOKS:.. "Can She Be Stopped? Hillary Clington Will Be the Next President of the United States" (2007).. "Bush Country: How Dubya Became A Great President While Driving Liberals Insane" (2004).. "Hell of a Ride: Backstage at the White House Follies, 1989-1993" (1993).. FAMILY:..  ...   : Our guest is John Podhoretz, Editoral Director at Commentary Magazine.. He will take over as editor of the magazine next year, a position his father, Norman Podhoretz, held for 35 years from 1960 to 1995.. Before joining commentary, John Podhoretz was chief political columnist for the New York Post.. He was a speechwriter in the Reagan and George H.. Bush Administrations.. When the television program "West Wing" was being aired, John Podhoretz worked as a consultant.. He has also worked for Time Magazine, U.. News & World Report, and The Washington Times..

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