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Charlotte Talks Live: Cokie Roberts On 'Capital Dames,' 2016 Political Climate

Cokie Roberts talks with us about politics today and the politics of Washington dating back almost to the founding of the nation. A commentator for NPR and ABC News, Roberts has written a number of books about women’s influence on the birth of our country and has now turned her attention to the women of Washington during the Civil War: "Capital Dames." We talk about that and the current political climate.

Cokie Roberts
- Emmy-award winning television reporter and political commentator for ABC News and NPR, author of "Capital Dames, The Civil War and the Women of Washington 1848-1868."