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    Video thumbnail: James Baker The Man Who Made Washington Work – Preview

    James Baker

    The Man Who Made Washington Work – Preview

    Watch the behind-the-scenes story of power and diplomacy at the highest levels.

    The Man Who Made Washington Work – Preview

    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.

    Baker and Florida 2000

    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.”

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

    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.

    Baker's Appointment as Secretary-of-State

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