Former Gov. Dukakis On What A Biden Presidency Might Look Like

Download Audio

Former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis once held elected office in the same era at President-Elect Joe Biden.

In the 1970s and '80s, Dukakis was a governor and progressive icon, and Biden was a centrist senator with a reputation for building consensus across party lines.

For more perspective on what Biden's presidency might look like, WBUR's Morning Edition caught up with Dukakis.

This segment aired on November 9, 2020.

Headshot of Bob Oakes

Bob Oakes Senior Correspondent
Bob Oakes was a senior correspondent in the WBUR newsroom, a role he took on in 2021 after nearly three decades hosting WBUR's Morning Edition.



More from WBUR

Listen Live