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(Photos: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

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When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president in 1932, he and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt both used the new medium of radio to reach into American homes like never before. They rallied the nation to combat the Great Depression and fight fascism. The Roosevelts forged an uncommonly personal relationship with the people. This documentary explores how FDR and ER's use of radio revolutionized the way Americans relate to the White House and its occupants.

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American RadioWorks |
(Photos: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

The First Family of Radio

When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president in 1932, he and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt both used the new medium of radio to reach into American homes like never before. They rallied the nation to combat the Great Depression and fight fascism. The Roosevelts forged an uncommonly personal relationship with the people. This documentary explores how FDR and ER's use of radio revolutionized the way Americans relate to the White House and its occupants.

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Office of

George Radanovich


Total cost of 55 office trips: $135,432.21


Trips by George Radanovich
Total cost of congressperson's 17 trips: $45,624.56

Destination: SAIPAN (NORTHERN MARIANAS ISLANDS)
Sponsor: Saipan Chamber of Commerce
Purpose: FACT-FINDING & SPEECH TO CHAMBER'S ANNUAL DINNER
Date: Jan 8, 2000 (8 days)
Expense: $11,280.00
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO, CA.
Sponsor: National Water Resources Association (NWRA)
Purpose: SPEECH AT ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Nov 29, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $682.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV.
Sponsor: no sponsor listed on form
Purpose: SPEECH TO COLORADO RIVER WATER USERS ANNUAL MEETING
Date: Dec 13, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,569.50
source

Destination: MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: California Council for International Trade
Purpose: SPEAK TO CONFERENCE ATTENDEES
Date: Jan 11, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $250.00
source

Destination: SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
Sponsor: ORGANIZATION FOR THE PROMOTION AND ADVANCEMENT OF SMALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES
Purpose: SPEAK TO WINTER SESSION
Date: Jan 20, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $632.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: BIPARTISAN MEMBERS RETREAT
Date: Mar 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,202.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: Recording Industry Association of America
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL VISIT AND BRIEFING
Date: Mar 16, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,032.13
source

Destination: WHITE SULPHER SPRINGS, W. VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Croplife America
Purpose: SPEAK TO ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING
Date: Sep 28, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,620.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: SPEECH AT ANNUAL MEETING-ENERGY & COMMERCE ISSUES
Date: Apr 7, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $1,054.63
source

Destination: LONDON, ENGLAND
Sponsor: International Federation of Wines and Spirits
Purpose: ACCOMPANY CONG. RADANOVICH ON CODEL FOR PURPOSES OF PROTOCOL
Date: May 23, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $7,395.44
source

Destination: LOS ANGELES, CA
Sponsor: California Healthcare Institute
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP
Date: Jun 30, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,971.50
source

Destination: RICHMOND
Sponsor: BellSouth Corporation
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jul 18, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $649.24
source

Destination: NAPA VALLEY, CA
Sponsor: WineAmerica
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL UPDATE OF CALIFORNIA WINE INDUSTRY
Date: Oct 17, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $6,901.54
source

Destination: RANCHO SANTA FE-THE WESTIN MISSION HILLS
Sponsor: CALIFORNIA DELEGATION
Purpose: DELEGATION RETREAT
Date: Dec 5, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $723.64
source

Destination: SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL-TO ASSESS CONGRESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS, REVIEW LESSONS LEARNED & ANTICIPATE FUTURE CHALLENGES
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,638.00
source

Destination: SF (DROVE TO FRESNO FOR DISTRICT WORK 3/31-4/1)
Sponsor: National Cable and Telecommunications Association and affiliated cable organizations
Purpose: ANNUAL CONVENTION/EDUCATIONAL
Date: Mar 31, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $5,767.94
source

Destination: LA
Sponsor: Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Purpose: TOURING FACILITIES FOR EDUCATION REGARDING WATER SUPPLIES, WATER QUALITY, RESALINIZATION EFFORTS
Date: Jun 1, 2005
Expense: $255.00
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of George Radanovich

Chad Calvert
Alan Doud
Geoffrey Embler
Tricia Geringer
Christine Gleichert
Deborah Hurley
Nolty Imeriot
Brian Kennedy
Lacey Kiriakou
Ted Maness
John Mccamman
Damon Nelson
Hollyn Schuemann
Nolty Theriot



American RadioWorks |
(Photos: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

The First Family of Radio

When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president in 1932, he and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt both used the new medium of radio to reach into American homes like never before. They rallied the nation to combat the Great Depression and fight fascism. The Roosevelts forged an uncommonly personal relationship with the people. This documentary explores how FDR and ER's use of radio revolutionized the way Americans relate to the White House and its occupants.

Recent Posts

  • 11.24.14

    Academic Fraud and College Athletics

    Last month the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill released a report that showed evidence of nearly two decades of academic fraud perpetuated by the school’s Afro-American Studies Department. An investigation found certain professors and administrators had an unwritten policy of “propping up” student athletes. This week on the podcast, we look at academic fraud at colleges with high-stakes sports programs.
  • 11.17.14

    The Utility of a PhD

    Humanities professors at colleges and universities are re-thinking what it means to offer a PhD. The old model is proving unsustainable. It takes an average nine years to get a doctorate, but less than 60 percent of PhDs are finding tenure-track teaching jobs. This week, we look at a new report recommending academics view doctoral programs in a new light.
  • 11.10.14

    Radio: FDR’s ‘Natural Gift’

    President Franklin D. Roosevelt was a radio natural. He spoke in a confident, informal way, using simple words and phrases that were easy to grasp.
  • 11.12.14

    The Roosevelts as a political team

    Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt were not the first White House couple to act as political partners, but they were the first to do so in such a public fashion.