New Media Impact on U.S. Democracy

Panelists discussed the impact of talk radio and television programs on presidential politics. They examined why candidates utilize… read more

Panelists discussed the impact of talk radio and television programs on presidential politics. They examined why candidates utilize these new media to communicate with voters and why voters use these forums to obtain much of their information about the candidates. close

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

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  • Kathleen Hall Jamieson Dean University of Pennsylvania->Annenberg School for Communication
  • Marvin Kalb Founding Director Harvard University->Shorenstein (Joan) Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy
  • Mary Matalin Talk Show Host CBS Radio News
  • Tim Russert Moderator NBC->"Meet the Press"
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New Media Impact on U.S. Democracy

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Program ID:
74399-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
San Diego, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 14, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 18, 1996

Airing Details

  • Aug 14, 1996 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 1996 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 1996 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 1996 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 1996 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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