Whistlestop podcast: Why Donald Trump is not at all like H. Ross Perot.

Donald Trump vs. Ross Perot

Donald Trump vs. Ross Perot

Bite-sized stories from presidential campaign history.
Sept. 16 2015 7:01 AM

Donald Trump vs. Ross Perot

Slate’s podcast about presidential campaign history compares the presidential ambitions of two ego-driven billionaires.


Listen to Episode 16 of Whistlestop:


Whistlestop is Slate’s podcast about presidential campaign history. Hosted by our political columnist and Political Gabfest panelist John Dickerson, each installment will revisit a memorable (or even a forgotten) moment from America’s quadrennial carnival.

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John Dickerson is a co-anchor of CBS This Morning, co-host of the Slate Political Gabfest, host of the Whistlestop podcast, and author of Whistlestop and On Her Trail.