Citizens Debate Commission Formation
The program ends abruptly and is missing approximately three minutes at the end. A new sponsor for presidential debates was… read more
The program ends abruptly and is missing approximately three minutes at the end.
A new sponsor for presidential debates was announced. The participants spoke with reporters about the new Citizens' Debate Commission with which they intend to replace the Commission on Presidential Debates. They said the new commission would organize bipartisan events that educate voters and are not controlled by the major political parties. After their presentations they answered reporters' questions.
Mr. Anderson was a 1980 independent presidential candidate. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- John B. Anderson Chair Center for Voting and Democracy->Board of Directors
- Bay Buchanan President American Cause
- George Farah Executive Director Open Debates
- Mark Weisbrot Co-Director Center for Economic and Policy Research
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