Gail Collins appears in the following:
Friday, October 03, 2014
Monday, March 03, 2014
All of sudden, Arizona may be our weirdest state. Gail Collins, New York Times op-ed columnist and the author of As Texas Goes... How the Lone Star State Hijacked the American Agenda (Liveright, 2012), talks about Arizona's gay marriage and immigration laws, and how its local politics became a national story.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
This live interview with Gail Collins originally aired on July 16th, 2013. An edited version was aired on September 2, 2013 as part of a best-of episode of the Brian Lehrer Show timed for Labor Day.
Gail Collins, New York Times op-ed columnist and the author of As Texas Goes...: How the Lone Star State Hijacked the American Agenda (Liveright, 2012), talks about Texas Governor Rick Perry and Wendy Davis, the Weiner/Spitzer candidacies, plus your calls.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
With ex-politicians Anthony Weiner, Eliot Spitzer and Vito Lopez all eyeing spots on the ballot this fall, New York Times columnist Gail Collins wonders whether politics in New York City has become a punchline to the rest of the country.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Gail Collins talks to Leonard Lopate about American politics and the disproportional influence of Texas, which has become the model for not just the Tea Party but also the Republican Party.
Thursday, June 07, 2012
As the saying goes, "Everything's bigger in Texas." In her new book, "As Texas Goes...," Gail Collins, author and op-ed columnist for our partner The New York Times, discovers that this statement also applies to the Lonestar State's influence on American politics.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012
Gail Collins talks about her book, As Texas Goes...: How the Lone Star State Hijacked the American Agenda and how ideas from Texas, more than the East or West coasts, drive U.S politics.
— Events: Gail Collins at Kaufman Concert Hall | June 14, 2012 at 8 pm | Gail Collins at the New-York Historical Society Museum and Library | June 21, 2012 at 6:30 pm |
Friday, January 20, 2012
Gail Collins, New York Times op-ed columnist and author of William Henry Harrison: The American President Series: The 9th President, 1841, talks about the revised Iowa results and the end of Rick Perry's campaign.
Monday, May 23, 2011
Tuesday, November 02, 2010
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Tuesday, October 05, 2010
New York Times columnist Gail Collins joins us for another installment of our series looking at the outlandish things politicians have been saying and doing lately, How Did Politics in America Get So Weird?
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
New York Times columnist Gail Collins on foolish things politicians have said, for our series “How Did Politicals in America Get So Weird?”
Let us know some of the most outlandish things you've heard from a politician recently!
Tuesday, September 07, 2010
New York Times columnist Gail Collins is back to share some of her favorite examples of outlandish things politicians have been saying recently.
Wednesday, September 01, 2010
Today is the first of our weekly series with New York Times columnist Gail Collins, How Did Politics in America Get So Weird? We'll review the dishonest, distracting or just downright silly things politicians are saying as we head into the 2010 elections.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
New York Times columnist Gail Collins offers her bemused take on state and national politics and then she and Lisa Belkin of Motherlode talk about what’s changed for women and men since the women's movement of the 1960’s.
Gail Collins’ most recent book is When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present. Lisa Belkin’s article "Judging Women" is in this week’s New York Times Magazine.