Conservative Stands and Issues

In his speech, Senator Helms addressed the basic conservative view on major topics of the the times. These included a stand against… read more

In his speech, Senator Helms addressed the basic conservative view on major topics of the the times. These included a stand against banning prayer in school, abortion, increased government spending, and increased federal taxes. Helms also criticized recent foreign policy decisions and actions, like the Central American Peace Plan and the imposing of sanctions on South Africa, as supporting communism. Finally, Senator Helms assailed the media for distorting the news in accordance with its liberal bias. close

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More information about

Conservative Stands and Issues

130 Views
Program ID:
3041-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 29, 1987

Airing Details

  • Sep 29, 1987 | 6:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Conservative Stands and Issues

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:40:20
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:40:20
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart