Democratic Convention Preview

In this Democratic Convention preview, viewers and guests discussed various aspects of the upcoming convention in Chicago. Live shots… read more

In this Democratic Convention preview, viewers and guests discussed various aspects of the upcoming convention in Chicago. Live shots of the continuing preparations and the area around the United Center were shown throughout the program. Ms. Green talked about convention preparations and logistics. In a taped tour, Mr. Grossman talked about Chicago political history. Mr. Elfin talked about his experiences while covering the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago. Mr. Hart, a police officer, and Mr. Stein, a civl rights lawyers who defended some of the protestors, discussed their differing perspectives on the violence at the 1968 Democratic Convention. close

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  • Elfin, Mel Editor U.S. News and World Report->Special Projects
  • Green, Janet Deputy Chief Democratic Party->National Convention
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74592-1
Category:
Call-In
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Video Magazine
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Aug 24, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 1996

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  • Aug 24, 1996 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 1996 | 11:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 1996 | 5:10am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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