What President Obama can learn from the Gettysburg Address

November 19, 2013

Jon Favreau spent four years in the White House writing speeches for President Obama.  On the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, I talked to him about whether such a speech could be given today, what President Obama can learn from Lincoln's famous address and what his biggest pet peeve is in speechwriting. Check our conversation out below.

Chris Cillizza writes “The Fix,” a politics blog for the Washington Post. He also covers the White House.
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