presidential campaigns http://wamc.org en "Panic 2012: The Sublime and Terrifying Inside Story of Obama’s Final Campaign" by Michael Hastings http://wamc.org/post/panic-2012-sublime-and-terrifying-inside-story-obama-s-final-campaign-michael-hastings <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As we are just days into the second term of President Obama, we explore this morning the hard-fought closing months of the 2012 presidential campaign. Journalist Michael Hastings is the author of <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00AR48WB8/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=B00AR48WB8&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Panic 2012: The Sublime and Terrifying Inside Story of Obama's Final Campaign</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=B00AR48WB8" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em>.</p><p>Hastings – BuzzFeed correspondent at large; Rolling Stone contributor; George Polk Award winner; and critically acclaimed, New York Times-bestselling author of <em>The Operators</em> – presents an in-your-face, on-the-ground, real-time, singular account of how the Obama campaign privately panicked and ultimately recovered after the President’s disastrous performance in his first debate with Mitt Romney.</p><p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 56331 at http://wamc.org "Panic 2012: The Sublime and Terrifying Inside Story of Obama’s Final Campaign" by Michael Hastings Question of the Day - Debate Reaction? http://wamc.org/post/question-day-debate-reaction <p>What are your reactions to last night's Presidential Debate?</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:15:39 +0000 Joe Donahue 50018 at http://wamc.org Question of the Day - How Close is the Presidential Election? http://wamc.org/post/question-day-how-close-presidential-election <p>How close do you think the 2012 Presidential Election is, really?</p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 13:15:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 49836 at http://wamc.org Final Victory: FDR's Extraordinary World War II Presidential Campaign http://wamc.org/post/final-victory-fdrs-extraordinary-world-war-ii-presidential-campaign <p>We speak with historian and an award-winning author of more than fifty highly books of history and biography, Stanley Weintraub, about his latest book, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0306821133/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0306821133&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Final Victory: FDR&#39;s Extraordinary World War II Presidential Campaign</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0306821133" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !import Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:35:55 +0000 Joe Donahue 45564 at http://wamc.org Final Victory: FDR's Extraordinary World War II Presidential Campaign Vox Pop : Your Presidential Campaign Strategy : 5/22/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-your-presidential-campaign-strategy-52212 <p>The 2012 presidential campaigns are just getting fired up with attacks flying from both sides. On this edition of Vox Pop we want you to play campaign manager of either party. How would you propel President Obama or Mitt Romney to the White House in November? WAMC&#39;s Alan Chartock hosts.</p> Tue, 22 May 2012 19:00:00 +0000 39631 at http://wamc.org