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Valerie Jarrett on President Obama's New Memoir

Clip: 11/17/2020 | 2m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

It’s a tradition nearly every president has followed: writing a personal account of their time in office. Few have been as eagerly anticipated as Barack Obama's memoir, "A Promised Land," which hits the shelves today after a four-year creative process. Valerie Jarrett is a close friend and adviser to Obama. She joins the show to discuss the presidential memoir and our current politics.

Aired: 11/17/20

Rating: NR

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