Dan Balz, lead political reporter for the Washington Post, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Haynes Johnson followed the 2008 presidential campaign from the candidates’ first stump speeches in Iowa and New Hampshire to the historic victory by Barack Obama on election night. Their book The Battle for America 2008 shows how that election, which took place against a backdrop of war, economic collapse, and deep anxiety about the future, marked the start of a new era in American politics and was a watershed moment for our nation.
Event: Dan Balz and Haynes Johnson will be speaking and signing books
Tuesday, August 4th, at 7:00 pm
Barnes & Noble, Upper West Side
2289 Broadway, at 82nd Street