Washington correspondent and veteran political journalist Carl M. Cannon discusses the managerial failings of America's first MBA president, George W. Bush, on Tuesday, July 15, at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Cannon is the co-author, along with his father Lou Cannon, of Reagan's Disciple: George W. Bush's Troubled Quest for a Presidential Legacy. In Reagan's Disciple, the Cannons explain how the 43rd president of the United States compares to the man he has called his mentor.
Carl M. Cannon is currently the Washington, D.C., bureau chief for Reader's Digest and a contributing editor for National Journal. Lou Cannon has been on the staff of The Washington Post for more than 30 years and is considered by many to be the most prolific biographer of President Ronald Reagan.
Reagan's Disciple will be available for sale, and the author will sign copies purchased during the event.
A 6 p.m. reception precedes the event. Admission is free. Complete the form below or call 816.701.3407 to indicate your interest in attending. Free parking is available in the Library District Parking Garage at 10th and Baltimore. (angelakille)