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W&L's Connelly on WMRA's “Virginia Insight”

— by on June 9th, 2011

William F. Connelly Jr., the John K. Boardman Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee, appeared on Harrisonburg NPR affiliate WMRA’s “Virginia Insight” program on Thursday, June 9, to discuss the history of congressional partisanship on Capitol Hill.

The author of (Rowman and Littlefield, 2010), Bill discussed his assertion that, far from an unwanted modern-day aberration, heated political differences are a critical part of what have long made America’s system of democracy work so well.

You can listen to the entire broadcast below: