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The Laboratory of Democracy

Special | 38m 55s

Jonathan Kasparek, an assistant professor in the Department of History at UW-Waukesha, examines how progressive legislation reinvented democracy in the early 19th century and laid the groundwork for national reform. Kasparek explains that Wisconsin was in the forefront of state government reform.

Aired: 10/04/11

Rating: TV-G

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