As it happens, early in 1968 I found myself in Sacramento working as a speechwriter for Reagan.
“Carter and Obama did indeed come from the far fringes of the American establishment,” Carter speechwriter Jerry Doolittle says.
Before he joined The Daily Beast, executive editor John Avlon was a speechwriter for New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani.
I have zero objectivity, as a former Clinton speechwriter, and an admirer of both men.
From 1998 to 2001, Shesol served as a speechwriter to President Bill Clinton.
speechwriter Mark Katz quickly scrambled to tone down the jokes.
Bush speechwriter Matt Latimer reports his boss ignored the talk radio titans—and why that was a mistake.
They sounded to this speechwriter's ear as the president-elect working with language, trying out different articulations.
A former Reagan speechwriter says Obama is like The Great Communicator in his style, oratory, and temperament.
In his thirties, he was a speechwriter for Jimmy Carter when Carter was thumped by Ronald Reagan in 1980.