The Legacy of President Obama

Jan 12, 2016

On the occasion of President Obama delivering his final State of the Union address this evening, historians and political scientists discuss the president's potential legacy.

Guests: Andrew Rudalevige, Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of Government, Bowdoin College
  James Thurber, Distinguished Professor of Government and Founder and Director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at American University. He is author of numerous books. His most recent book is American Gridlock: The Sources, Character and Impact of Political Polarization.
  Glenn Cummings, USM's President.  Glenn served in President Obama's Education Dept as a Deputy Secretary. He was also a former Speaker of the Maine House.