October 19, 2016: The Worst Presidential Candidate Feuds in History

October 19, 2016 at 6:29 pm

This election has been full of insults, name calling, bullying, vilification of whole factions of society, allegations of illegal cover-ups and conspiracies, threats, and lewd talk of sexual prowess and even assault. All this could leave you wondering if there has ever been another presidential race as nasty as this war for the White House being waged between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Ugly political feuds are nothing new, and tonight, historian and fellow at the James Baker Institute for Public Policy, Douglas Brinkley joins us to put the candidates’ conflict into perspective with historical face-offs that go back to the birth of our country.