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Episode 22: Daniel Carroll

Ep. 22

On this episode, Steve and Cody decide whether political obstinacy is a good thing or a bad thing as they take on Daniel Carroll, with a little bit of D. C. in the mix.

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Sources

  • Geiger, Mary Virginia. Daniel Carroll: A Framer of the Constitution
  • Lewis, Tom. Washington: A History of Our National City. New York City, NY: Basic, 2005.
  • United States Congress. “Daniel Carroll.” Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. <https://bioguide.congress.gov/search/bio/C000187>. Retrieved 20 Oct 2023.
  • Wright Jr., Robert K. and MacGregor Jr., Morris J. Soldier-Statesmen of the Constitution. Washington, DC: U. S. Army Center of Military History, 1987.
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