Rediscovering America's 31st President

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

He won the presidency by a landslide and, four years later, he lost it by landslide. Herbert Hoover, the 31st president of the United States, was undone by the Great Depression. The Agenda welcomes journalist and author Kenneth Whyte, to discuss his book, "Hoover: An Extraordinary Life in Extraordinary Times."
Episode:
Rediscovering Herbert Hoover; Fractured Politics
Aired:
Dec 11, 2017