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(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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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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    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.

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Trips by*

G William Hoagland


Total cost of 15 trips: $10,418.18


Trips traveled under the office of Pete Domenici

Destination: BALTIMORE, MARYLAND
Sponsor: Alliance for Health Reform
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE SEMINAR ON HEALTH POLICY
Date: Jan 13, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $125.00
source

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: 2000 CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Jan 20, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $200.00
source

Destination: PHOENIX, ARIZONA
Sponsor: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE BUDGET OFFICES
Purpose: SPEECH ON THE FEDERAL BUDGET FY2001
Date: Apr 15, 2000
Expense: $804.80
source

Destination: BRUSSELS
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: SPEECH BEFORE ASPEN INSTITUTE BERLIN WORKSHOP; "REDEFINING EU-US TRADE RELATIONS: SEEKING A NEW CONSENSUS"
Date: Nov 25, 2000 (5 days)
Expense: $975.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK
Sponsor: Citigroup
Purpose: SPEAK AT A BREAKFAST ON THE 11TH AND MEETING W/ ROBERT RUBIN
Date: Dec 9, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $551.32
source

Destination: BALTIMORE, MD
Sponsor: Alliance for Health Reform
Purpose: ATTEND CONGRESSIONAL STAFF RETREAT "HEALTH POLICY 2001: PARTISANSHIP OR PROGRESS?"
Date: Jan 11, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $140.00
source

Destination: WEST POINT, NEW YORK
Sponsor: Cooperstown Conference Foundation
Purpose: CONFERENCE ON RAIL COMPETITION, REGULATION & THE FINANCIAL CONDITION OF THE INDUSTRY, MODAL EQUITY, SOCIAL COSTS AND BENEFITS, AND THE ROLE OF RAIL IN FUTURE OF PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENT
Date: Jul 13, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $695.00
source

Destination: BRUSSELS, BERLIN, PARIS
Sponsor: German Marshall Fund of the United States
Purpose: DISCUSS POLICY ISSUES RELATING TO ECONOMICS & BUDGETS OF EU COUNTRIES, NATO, SECURITY ISSUES, AND BROAD FOREIGN POLICY ISSUES. ARRIVAL IN BERLIN ON MORNING OF 1/10/01. POST BREAKFAST JANUARY 17 AT MR. HOAGLAND'S PERSONAL EXPENSE. APPROVED BY ETHICS COMMIT
Date: Jan 9, 2002 (9 days)
Expense: $3,022.11
source

Destination: THE HOMESTEAD RESORT; HOT SPRINGS, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Electronic Industries Alliance
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE & SPEAK
Date: Aug 12, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $620.00
source

Destination: CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN DISCUSSION OF FEDERAL BUDGET IN "PROGRAM FOR NEWLY ELECTED MEMBERS OF CONGRESS"
Date: Dec 4, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $481.50
source


Trips traveled under the office of Bill Frist

Destination: GREENBRIER, WEST VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: BICAMERAL GOP CONFERENCE, PLANNING CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 6, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,094.00
source

Destination: NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE
Sponsor: National League of Cities
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Dec 12, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $485.45
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK
Sponsor: Bond Market Association
Purpose: PRESENTATION ON BUDGET AND SOCIAL SECURITY
Date: Apr 19, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $414.00
source

Destination: BOSTON, MASS.
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN SPRING EXERCISE BRIEFINGS - KENNEDY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT
Date: May 5, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $405.00
source

Destination: BOSTON, MASS.
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN SPRING EXERCISE BRIEFINGS - KENNEDY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT
Date: May 19, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $405.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named G William Hoagland.


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.