Veterans as Presidential Candidates

Coinciding with the dedication of the National World War II Memorial, the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage held a… read more

Coinciding with the dedication of the National World War II Memorial, the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage held a four-day “Tribute to a Generation: National World War II Reunion” on the National Mall. In this discussion, two former presidential candidates and World War II veterans, former Senators Dole and McGovern, talked about their lives and experiences. They also discussed veterans as politicians and presidential candidates. Mr. Pachter moderated the panel. The former senators responded to questions from the moderator and the audience. close

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182019-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 27, 2004
Last Aired:
May 29, 2004

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  • May 27, 2004 | 8:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 27, 2004 | 11:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 28, 2004 | 2:10am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 28, 2004 | 12:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 2004 | 11:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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