Speech Writers Preview McCain's RNC Address What will Sen. John McCain tell a national audience when he accepts the GOP nomination for the presidency? NPR's Tony Cox takes a look at the craft of creating a winning political speech. Joining him are Susan Estrich, Chriss Winston, and Charlton McIllwain.
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Speech Writers Preview McCain's RNC Address

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Speech Writers Preview McCain's RNC Address

Speech Writers Preview McCain's RNC Address

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What will Sen. John McCain tell a national audience when he accepts the GOP nomination for the presidency?

NPR's Tony Cox takes a look at the craft of creating a winning political speech.

Joining him are Susan Estrich, a professor of law and political science at the University of Southern California; Chriss Winston, who worked in the George H.W. Bush administration and teaches speech writing; and Charlton McIllwain, assistant professor of culture and communication at New York University.

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