Nervous Habits - Episode 52: Hail to the Chiefs: Rankings America’s Best (and Worst) Presidents with Chair of the Department of Political Science at the University of Chicago Professor William Howell


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Nervous Habits host Ricky Rosen is joined by Professor in American Politics, and chair of the Political Science Department at the University of Chicago, William Howell. Professor Howell and Ricky explore issues including:

—How the historical rankings of the American presidents will change in the coming years as society’s values shift over time…

—Whether there is a correlation between a president’s approval ratings and their historical rankings…

—Whether any presidents might be added or removed from Mount Rushmore in the next few decades, and finally…

—What will ultimately be the defining legacy of the Trump presidency, and how the Republican Party can move forward in the next four years.

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