Candidates’ spouses can get almost as much media attention as the candidates themselves. On August 8, our interview with Gail Collins
, New York Times
columnist, and Connie Schultz
, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Cleveland Plain Dealer
and a political spouse herself, was interrupted by Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s press conference concerning the breakdown of New York City public transit. Leonard resumes this conversation and asks about the current crop of campaign spouses. You can listen to the first part of the interview here
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