Road to the White House is an American television series on the C-SPAN network that periodically follows campaign-related activities of official and potential Democratic, Republican, third party and independent presidential candidates during the quadrennial United States presidential election cycles.
Road to the White House 2012
Episode 1x1; Aug 18, 2012
1x1: Road to the White House 2012
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I'm Mark Zuckerman, President of the Century Foundation, and This Is How I Work
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