Commonwealth National Podcast

Richard Wolffe, Political Commentator; Author, Renegade and Revival: The Struggle for Survival Inside the White House (12/7/2010)

Duration: 
1:05:32

Richard Wolffe, Political Commentator; Author, Renegade and Revival: The Struggle for Survival Inside the White House
Phil Bronstein, Editor at Large, Hearst Newspapers – Moderator

Wolffe, award-winning journalist, NBC and MSNBC political analyst, and author of the New York Times best-selling political epic, Renegade: The Making of a President, will tell the dramatic inside story of the defining period of the Obama White House, based on exclusive interviews with President Obama and his White House staff. As Newsweek’s former senior White House correspondent, Wolffe covered the entire length of Obama’s presidential campaign and has had unprecedented access to Obama – allowing us to see and hear President Obama with an immediacy and honesty never before witnessed. Come and listen to Wolffe as he answers the simple yet enduring question: Who is Barack Obama?

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at The Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco on December 7, 2010