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James Baker

Video thumbnail: James Baker Baker and Florida 2000

James Baker

Baker and Florida 2000

Baker’s most controversial role: chief strategist for George W. Bush in the 2000 election.

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Baker and Florida 2000

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Video thumbnail: James Baker Baker's Appointment as Secretary-of-State

James Baker

Baker's Appointment as Secretary-of-State

An early challenge for Baker as Secretary-of-State is ending the Cold War peacefully.

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Baker's Appointment as Secretary-of-State

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Video thumbnail: James Baker Baker’s Effectiveness as Reagan’s Chief-of-Staff

James Baker

Baker’s Effectiveness as Reagan’s Chief-of-Staff

Compromise, negotiation and charm were key in carrying out the “Reagan Revolution.”

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Baker’s Effectiveness as Reagan’s Chief-of-Staff

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