Martin Luther King and Current Public Policy

Former Pennsylvania Senator Harris Wofford and former Maryland Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Kennedy Townsend spoke at an event… read more

Former Pennsylvania Senator Harris Wofford and former Maryland Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Kennedy Townsend spoke at an event commemorating the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and his possible approaches to current public policy issues. Topics included the health care law, and jobs and the economy.Panelists answered questions from audience members after their discussion.

Donal Leace, a singer and songwriter who played at some of Dr. King’s rallies in the 1960s, played two songs near the beginning of the event. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Brown, Clayola President A. Philip Randolph Institute
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Martin Luther King and Current Public Policy

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297517-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 17, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 18, 2011

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  • Jan 17, 2011 | 10:26am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2011 | 9:49pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2011 | 2:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2011 | 7:23am EST | C-SPAN 3
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