Contributor biographical information for Outrage, passion & uncommon sense : how editorial writers have taken on the great American issues of the past 150 years / Michael Gartner and the Newseum.


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Michael Gartner has been a journalist for nearly 50 years. He has been Page One editor of The Wall Street Journal, editor and president of The Des Moines Register, editor of The Courier-Journal of Louisville, general news executive of Gannett Co. and USA TODAY, and president of NBC News. In 1997, he won the Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing for the Ames (Iowa) Tribune, of which he was editor and co-owner. He also is a lawyer, owner of the Iowa Cubs baseball team, and president of the Board of Regents of the State of Iowa.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
United States -- History -- 1865- -- Sources.
United States -- Politics and government -- Sources.
United States -- Civilization -- Sources.
Editorials -- United States.