There’s little doubt that former Secretary of State James Baker likes HBO’s movie “Recount,” its upcoming chronicle of the fabled 2000 post-election day Florida fiasco. "Recount," an efficient and relentless enactment of the strategists on both sides of the Florida controversy, shows an accident that was waiting to happen. Breaking News Election 2000: Former Secretary of State James Baker Delivers Statement on Florida Recount Aired November 17, 2000 - 10:58 a.m. It was revealed on April 19, 2018 that he was a recipient of at least one Comey memo. Their resulting report suggested 87 reforms, including the creation of a voter ID card, which some voting-rights advocates considered too much of a barrier to the polls. Their resulting report suggested 87 reforms, including the creation of a voter ID card, which some voting-rights advocates considered too much of a barrier to the polls. In December, 2017 he was replaced as general counsel and reassigned to a different position within the FBI. Award-winning news and culture, features breaking news, in-depth reporting and criticism on politics, business, entertainment and technology. It's a fast paced and utterly engrossing portrayal of the 2000 Presidential election recounts in Florida. Never once did we trail Gore. Recount (TV Movie 2008) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The political drama was written by Danny Strong , directed by Jay Roach , and produced by Michael Haussman .

There's little doubt that former Secretary of State James Baker likes HBO's movie "Recount," its upcoming chronicle of the fabled 2000 post-election day Florida fiasco.

It premiered on HBO on May 25, 2008. James Addison Baker III (Houston (Texas), 28 april 1930) is een Amerikaanse diplomaat en politicus van de Republikeinse Partij.Hij heeft gediend als stafchef van het Witte Huis (1981-1985 en 1992-1993), als minister van Financiën (1985-1988) en als minister van Buitenlandse Zaken (1989-1992).. Opleiding. "Recount" is one of the best films I have ever seen about Democracy in America. So confusing was the state's "butterfly ballot" (how such terms resound in memory) that large numbers of senior citizens from liberal districts apparently cast mistaken votes for Pat Buchanan, a right-wing independent.

Tom Wilkinson, left, as James A. Baker III, and Bob Balaban as Ben Ginsberg in a scene from the HBO film “Recount.” “I was stunned by the excerpt,” he said in an interview. But I want you to remember that we won every single recount.

James Baker: Accept the recount, Al! Recount is a 2008 television film about the 2000 United States presidential election.The political drama was written by Danny Strong, directed by Jay Roach, and produced by Michael Haussman.It premiered on HBO on May 25, 2008. Recount is a 2008 television film about the 2000 United States presidential election. Recount is een Amerikaanse televisiefilm uit 2008 die geregisseerd werd door Jay Roach.Het politiek drama is gebaseerd op de Amerikaanse presidentsverkiezingen van 2000.De hoofdrollen worden vertolkt door Kevin Spacey, Bob Balaban, Ed Begley jr., Laura Dern en Tom Wilkinson.. De film werd bekroond met onder meer de Emmy Award voor beste televisiefilm.