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Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency & America

Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency & America

Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency & America

Columbia, TN
Sunday, June 20, 2010

Walter Borneman recounts the presidency of James Polk, who only wished to serve a single term. During that term, he assisted in the establishment of an independent treasury, doubled the territory of the United States and expanded executive power.

Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010 at 8:08pm (ET)

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