Third Party Candidacy

As part of a forum on campaign politics and the media, former 11-term Congressman Anderson (R-IL), talked about his experiences as a 1980… read more

As part of a forum on campaign politics and the media, former 11-term Congressman Anderson (R-IL), talked about his experiences as a 1980 independent presidential candidate. He believes that paid media advertising drives national campaigns and that all campaign financing should be from public funds. He noted that he won a 1983 U.S. Supreme Court case, which held that independent candidates cannot be discriminated against by the media. After his remarks he took questions from the audience. close

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Third Party Candidacy

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Program ID:
154692-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 14, 2000
Last Aired:
Jan 17, 2000

Airing Details

  • Jan 14, 2000 | 5:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 17, 2000 | 2:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
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