William F. Buckley And His Pals In The White House

Jun 19, 2017

William F. Buckley was not just the best-known conservative thinker of his time, he was asked for formulate policy based on his conservative views. 

Buckley with President Reagan in 1986.
Credit White House Photo Office/Wikimedia

Several presidents sought Buckley's advice, and he was close friends with Ronald and Nancy Reagan. 

Alvin Felzenberg, who served two presidents himself, revisits WFB's administrative influence in the book A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr. 

The author joins us for a chat about Buckley's friends in high places.