16-50 Segment 2: Henry Clay: The great American statesman you should know more about

Most of us have heard the name of Henry Clay, but he’s not one of the people we usually remember the way we do George Washington or Thomas Jefferson.

15-47 Segment 2: Henry Clay: America’s greatest statesman that you don’t know

Synopsis: Most of us have heard the name of Henry Clay, but he’s not one of the people we usually remember the way we do George Washington or Thomas Jefferson. Our guest says that Clay was just as important to our nation as the founding fathers, and he discusses the great contributions this Speaker of the … Continue reading 15-47 Segment 2: Henry Clay: America’s greatest statesman that you don’t know

15-30 Segment 2: George Washington and Presidential Powers

  Synopsis: The President of the United States has a lot of powers that we think are given to him by the U.S. Constitution. You might be surprised to find out, however, that very little in that document actually outlines the job or the authority the Commander-in-Chief possesses. We talk to a historian about how … Continue reading 15-30 Segment 2: George Washington and Presidential Powers