TITLE: Why Coolidge Matters: How Civility in Politics Can Bring a Nation Together
SPEAKER: James Douglas, Milton G. Valera, Patrick J. Leahy
EVENT DATE: 2010/08/03
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 53 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Contributors to a new book on the Calvin Coolidge legacy make a compelling case for revisiting and learning from the moral tenor and style that defined the Coolidge presidency.
Speaker Biography: James Douglas was elected the 80th Governor of Vermont in 2002 and has been reelected three times since then.
Speaker Biography: Milton G. Valera is president of the National Notary Association is the leading authority on the American Notary office and is dedicated to educating, serving and advocating for the nation's 4.8 million notaries.
Speaker Biography: Patrick J. Leahy is the senior U.S. Senator from Vermont. He is the first and only elected Democratic U.S. Senator in Vermont's history and the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Leahy is the second most senior U.S. Senator.
SERIES: Books & Beyond