Florida on a Tankful By Scott Fais, Feature Reporter Thursday, January 24, 2013
CLERMONT, LAKE COUNTY -- Another page in the history book of the United States was penned on Capitol Hill in late January as President Barack Obama took office for the second time. Yet, roughly 875 miles away, history of the Presidency is preserved in Clermont, Florida.
Presidents Hall of Fame on MyFox October 30, 2012
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October 27, 2012 Staff report
CLERMONT — "Flipping the White House," an hourlong documentary filmed for the Discovery Channel featuring the White House in Miniature at the Presidents Hall of Fame, will be broadcast at 10 p.m. Sunday and at 1 a.m. Monday.
LOS ANGELES – With the Presidential election just over a week away, the Discovery Channel is debuting “Flipping the White House,” a one-hour special offering a rare glimpse into the complex process of shooing out one President and ushering in another.
Featuring interviews with former White House staffers including President Reagan's Chief of Staff James Baker, President George W. Bush's Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove, and President Clinton's Chief of Staff Mack McLarty, the special spotlights the behind-the-scenes intrigue when a new President...
Former White House Staffers Reveal a Rare Behind-the-Scenes View of Presidential Transitions in FLIPPING THE WHITE HOUSE
-- One Hour Discovery Channel Special Premieres Sunday, October 28th at 10PM ET/PT --
"Flipping the White House" offers an inside look at what happens when the administration changes on Inauguration Day. The timely special debuts on Sunday, October 28, 2012 (10 p.m. ET/PT), according to an Oct. 24, 2012, press release from Discovery Channal.
"When a U.S. President is sworn into office at high noon on inauguration day, the cool facade of the White House conceals a complex mission happening at warp speed. A hand-picked and highly trained team is tasked with transitioning the old administration out..."
When a U.S. President is sworn into office at high noon on inauguration day, the cool facade of the White House conceals a complex mission happening at warp speed. A hand-picked and highly trained team is tasked with transitioning the old administration out as the new administration moves in - all in less than six hours. The outgoing president exits the home on inauguration day, and the incoming president enters the home complete with pictures on the walls, books on the shelves, and socks in the drawers just a few hours later. Discovery Channel takes viewers...
Just off of U.S. Route 27 in Clermont, Orlando's major western suburb, stands a building that cannot help but catch your...