Political campaigns are getting down and dirty. How did this campaign craziness get started? Believe it or not, they have actually gotten more civil over the years. Don’t believe it? In this program, hear the stories of the mudslinging and muckraking of the Jefferson v. Adams campaign of 1800, the Jackson v. Adams of 1828, and the Lincoln v. Douglas of 1860. Also covered in this programs the 1912 campaign when Teddy Roosevelt decided to start his OWN political party. Recommended for teens and adults.
Presented by Terry Lynch of HFK Presents, a professional actor and speaker in the Chicagoland area for more than 30 years. Terry’s acting credits include: stage, T.V., film and radio.
For more than 10 years, as co-owner of Histories for Kids, Inc. and HFK Presents, Terry has used his years of theatrical and improvisational training at Second City Training Center and I.O., to speak to groups of all ages to create unique, interactive presentations that are humorous, informative and motivational.