Peggy Noonan is a political columnist for The Wall Street Journal. She is the author of nine books on U.S. politics and culture, most recently The Time of Our Lives: Politics, Passions, and Provocations.
The following interview was conducted by FRONTLINE’s Jim Gilmore on July 29, 2020 during our reporting for the “The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden” — FRONTLINE’s critically acclaimed election series featuring the interwoven, investigative biographies of both presidential candidates. It has been edited for clarity and length.
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