Book by President Zach Messitte getting national attention

President Zach Messitte was the guest on the Yahoo News Podcast Skullduggery Monday, Nov. 18. He talked about former Vice President Spiro Agnew and his political legacy in relation to the recent book Republican Populist: Spiro Agnew and the Origins of Donald Trump’s America. Messitte is a co-author of the book.

The podcast can be heard here.

The book also was reviewed Nov. 18 in The Washington Times and is described as “a thoughtful, deeply researched and considered analysis of the evolution of the modern Republican Party, and the central role in that transformation played by Vice President Agnew.”

The entire review can be read here.


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