Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 182 , Segment 2
Episode: Pivotal Tuesdays, Richard Paul Evans, Rodeo Grandma
- Nov 19, 2015 10:00 pm
- 31:15 mins
Guest: Margaret O’Mara, PhD, Associate Professor of History at the University of Washington We’re a little less than a year away from the next presidential election. Every four years since 1789, Americans have chosen their leader in a vote of the people. Since 1845, they’ve done it on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. You could argue that all presidential elections are important for a democracy, but some have had more lasting impact than others.