As 2015 draws to a close, Political Junkie Ken Rudin remembers the lawmakers and newsmakers from the world of politics who passed away this year. Ken interviews their colleagues, friends and the journalists who covered them, to reflect on their passions and chronicle their accomplishments. Join us for the Political Junkie 2015 Remembrances Special , as we recount these individuals’ contributions to political history, and honor their commitments to public service.
Ken’s guests include:
Greg Giroux – reporter, Bloomberg News
Joe Grandmaison – former chairman of the New Hampshire Democratic Party, remembering New York Governor Mario Cuomo
Joia Jefferson Nuri – human rights activist, remembering civil rights leader and Georgia legislator Julian Bond
Larry Rasky – former communications director for Joe Biden’s 2008 presidential campaign, remembering former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden
Martin Frost – former Congressman (D-Texas, 1979-2005), remembering House Speaker Jim Wright
This special will air on Friday December 25th at 10 AM and 8 PM.
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