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Lincoln Historian Harold Holzer

Season 2011 Episode 30 | 26m 46s

Matt Ryan interviews historian and Abraham Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer, who discusses Lincoln's legacy and surprising image-consciousness, as well as the current work of Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Meanwhile, Cuomo signs a law banning texting while driving, and Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) says that a far-right element of the Republican party is blocking progress on lifting the U.S. debt ceiling.

Aired: 07/15/11

Rating: NR

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