PBS NewsHour

'The Contenders' Nods to Failed Candidates Who Changed...

Clip: 09/01/2011 | 9m 15s

A new C-SPAN series profiles failed presidential candidates who still managed to change political history. Gwen Ifill discusses the topic with historian Richard Norton Smith and journalist Carl Cannon.

Aired: 09/01/11

Rating: NR

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