Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Michael Hiltzik has produced an intimate look at the inside workings of the Franklin Roosevelt administration and the New Deal in his book, "The New Deal: A Modern History." In this pre-recorded interview Hiltzik argues that the economic recovery plan was a work in progress, a patchwork of often contradictory ideas.
The New Deal: A Modern History
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Michael Hiltzik, author of "The New Deal: A Modern History." Reporter and columnist for the Los Angeles Times.