Vice Presidential Candidates Debate

In the first nationally televised vice presidential debate, Senators Mondale and Dole debate domestic and foreign policy issues. In… read more

In the first nationally televised vice presidential debate, Senators Mondale and Dole debate domestic and foreign policy issues. In this debate each candidate had 2 minutes and 15 seconds to answer and rebut and 1 minute to respond. Most notably perhaps, Senator Mondale labeled Senator Dole as a “hatchet man” after Dole called all the 20th century U.S. Democrat wars because Democrats were president when the U.S. got involved. close

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Vice Presidential Candidates Debate

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Program ID:
75693-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Oct 4, 1996
Last Aired:
Oct 6, 1996

Airing Details

  • Oct 04, 1996 | 8:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 1996 | 11:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 06, 1996 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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