Burton Folsom

How Obama's reelection compares to FDR' s 1936 election

What are the historical similarities of Obama's reelection? Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to report that the electorate's disregard for poor economic performance by President Obama was similar to the 1936 reelection of Franklin Roosevelt.

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Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to talk about historic examples when there were genius clusters, like America’s Founders, and ask where are the geniuses of the current era?
Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to compare other times when America was divided and whether the current era is worse than the past.
Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the history of America’s national anthem, and what it has meant to us.
Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to review how small businesses will be impacted by the replacement of Justice Scalia, based on some current cases before the Court.
Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the controversy of past Supreme Court nominees, including how presidents and Senates have dealt with each other.