STATE OF AFFAIRS 01/25/11: The idea of statesmanship has been with us since Plato, and the term “statesman” refers to a respected public figure with a long, distinguished career on the world stage. How has the role of American statesman evolved as our country has developed? What value does statesmanship have in the current politics of rhetoric & polarization? Join our guests, former U.S. Representatives Lee Hamilton and Ron Mazzoli, for a conversation about statesmanship in American government. Listen to the Show
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