The Kennedy White House and the Press

A panel discussion was held on President Kennedy’s relationship with the press. The event was held in the State Department… read more

A panel discussion was held on President Kennedy’s relationship with the press. The event was held in the State Department auditorium where President Kennedy held the first regularly scheduled televised press conferences. Video clips were shown. The panelists also responded to questions from members of the audience. Former Clinton administration press secretary Mike McCurry moderated. The program opened with a historical overview of White House and press relations from Professor Kumar.

This National Heritage Lecture marked the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of President John F. Kennedy and of the establishment of the White House Historical Association. close

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

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  • Sid Davis Correspondent (Former) Westinghouse Broadcasting Company->White House
  • Neil W. Horstman President White House Historical Association
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The Kennedy White House and the Press

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Program ID:
299957-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 3, 2011
Last Aired:
Dec 27, 2011

Airing Details

  • Jul 03, 2011 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2011 | 7:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2011 | 10:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 09, 2011 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 10, 2011 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2011 | 1:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2011 | 9:38pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 27, 2011 | 5:46am EST | C-SPAN 3
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