WCCO radio – Minneapolis, Minn.
May 20 @ 3:08 pm
David discussed the IRS scandal, Justice Department tactics with the news media, and Rep. Michele Bachmann’s (R-Minn.) 2014 re-election bid.
David‘s latest book is Dog Whistles, Walk-Backs and Washington Handshakes: Decoding The Jargon Slang and Bluster of American Political Speech. Written with Almanac of American Politics Co-Author Chuck McCutcheon, Dog Whistlesdecodes what politicians really mean when they use odd-sounding, insider-ish phrases.
With a forward by author, journalist and television analyst Jeff Greenfield, Dog Whistles will help you keep up your antennae on high alert for intentionally-confusing language by political types of both parties.