Presidential candidates today frequently use popular pieces of music as campaign "theme songs" often without approval from the musicians themselves. But using music on the campaign trail is not a modern phenomenon: it goes back to our earliest presidential elections.
Former senator George Mitchell talks about the role he continues to play in the peace process in Northern Ireland. His book on how last year’s “Good Friday accord” was developed is called “Making Peace” (Knopf).
- Sen. George Mitchell former Democratic Senate majority leader and co-chair of the U.S. Institute of Peace U.N. Task Force with former House Speaker and Republican Congressman Newt Gingrich
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