THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is a weekly, international affairs television series, which is produced in Washington, New York City, and in countries around the world. The series is broadcast nationally on public television and PBS stations. The series is also distributed internationally by Voice of America Television. Whether here in the United States or abroad, DENNIS WHOLEY sets out to explore the cultural, social and political lives of people around the world.
This week Dennis Wholey speaks with David Litt author of the book, Thanks, Obama: My Hopey Changey White House Years. As one of history's youngest White House speechwriters, Mr. Litt spent much of his 20's crafting speeches for President Barack Obama and talks with Dennis about many unique aspects of this one of a kind job. The conversation explores Mr. Litt's path to Washington, his insight into the character of President Obama and many exciting details of life within the White House complex.