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Book: Sen. Hunt was a ‘casualty’ of McCarthy’s war on democracy


The Daily Rundown's Chuck Todd takes a "deep dive" look at the life and death of U.S. Senator Lester Hunt, his clash with Senator Joe McCarthy, and the shocking suicide that not many people have talked about. Rodger McDaniel, Author of “Dying for Joe McCarthy’s Sins: The Suicide of Wyoming Senator Lester Hunt,” joins to talk about the story and compare the times of McCarthy to now.