Iowa Presidential Candidate Forum

Democratic presidential candidate Rev. Al Sharpton participated in a “Hear It from the Heartland” forum series hosted and… read more

Democratic presidential candidate Rev. Al Sharpton participated in a “Hear It from the Heartland” forum series hosted and moderated by Iowa Senator Harkin. Rev. Sharpton talked about his platform and goals, including repealing tax cuts, improving health care and education, and amending the constitution to protect the right to vote, guarantee health care, guarantee education, and protect equal rights. He also responded to questions from the audience.

This was the eighth in a series of forums with leading Democratic presidential candidates being held across Iowa. Senator Tom Harkin was a 1992 Democratic presidential candidate. He used funds from a political action committee to sponsor these town hall meetings. Iowa would host the first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses on Monday, January 19, 2004. close

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Iowa Presidential Candidate Forum

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Program ID:
177722-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Sioux City, Iowa, United States
First Aired:
Aug 8, 2003
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2003

Airing Details

  • Aug 08, 2003 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 09, 2003 | 3:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2003 | 1:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2003 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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