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The Entanglements of the Mega Rich: Vice President Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller

Host John Dickerson visits January 11, 2017 and also the campaign of Gerald R. Ford and Nelson Rockefeller. With it came along concerns of economic entanglements that a rich family might not be able to untangle.

Whistlestop is Slate’s podcast about presidential
history. Hosted by political correspondent and [Political
Gabfest](http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/gabfest/2015/02/political_gabfest_on_the_supreme_court_s_obamacare_case_israeli_prime_minister.html "") panelist [John
Dickerson](http://www.slate.com/authors.john_dickerson.html ""), each installment revisits
memorable (or even forgotten) moments from America's presidential
carnival.
Podcast production and edit by Jocelyn Frank.
Research by Brian Rosenwald.

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