The State of American Politics: Obama, the New Presidential Dynamic, and the Dilemma for the GOP
Premiere Date: 5/18/2009; 58 minutes

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After 30 years as a Republican Congressman from Iowa, Representative Leach broke party ranks and endorsed Democrat Barack Obama for the presidency. Now this moderate Republican gives his reading of the state of American politics, the new president, and the future of the Republican Party. (#16385)

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