Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees hosted a town hall meeting in which Democratic presidential candidates… read more

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees hosted a town hall meeting in which Democratic presidential candidates debated one another at the Polk County Convention Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Mr. McEntee moderated the debate which focused on a variety of issues including labor issues, efforts to combat terrorism, the state of the economy, international trade, and health care. They also responded to questions from union members in the audience. 

Senators Kerry and Lieberman did not participate in this event.

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees is a labor

union consisting of public service and health care workers. close

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Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate

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Program ID:
176641-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Des Moines, Iowa, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 2003
Last Aired:
May 19, 2003

Airing Details

  • May 17, 2003 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 2003 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 2003 | 11:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 2003 | 3:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 19, 2003 | 3:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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