Filter by

Lynn Sweet

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 34 Show 34
  • Political Leaders from Illinois
    Last Aired

    Political Leaders from Illinois

    The Illinois State Society hosted a “bicentennial reflections” conversation featuring journalists Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun-Times and Clarence Page of the Chicago Tribune. The journalists…

    76 views
  • Lynn Sweet on the Illinois Primary Races
    Last Aired

    Illinois Primary Races

    Lynn Sweet previewed primary races in Illinois. They included the Republican contest for the party’s gubernatorial nominee and a handful of key congressional races.

    190 views
  • News Review
    Last Aired

    News Review

    Lynn Sweet and Joseph Schatz talked about current political news including the 2011 budget agreement and the 2012 federal budget, the 2012 presidential campaign, and other current issues.…

    2,206 views
  • emMorning Driveem Book Party
    Last Aired

    Morning Drive: Book Party

    A book party was held for Michael Smerconish’s book Morning Drive: Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Talking (The Lyons Press; April 22, 2009). The nationally syndicated radio host and…

    727 views
  • Illinois Politics
    Last Aired

    Illinois Politics

    Lynn Sweet talked about Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich’s impeachment and Senate appointee Roland Burris. She responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. A portion of Governor…

    43 views
  • Illinois Senate Appointment
    Last Aired

    Illinois Senate Appointment

    Lynn Sweet talked about the appointment of Roland Burris as the senator from Illinois by Governor Rod Blagojevich.

    21 views
  • 2008 Democratic Convention Day 1 Reaction
    Last Aired

    2008 Democratic Convention, Day 1 Reaction

    Telephone lines were open for reaction to the opening day of the Democratic National Convention at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, as live scenes were shown of the convention center as music played and then as delegates…

    91 views
  • Women Voters and the Media
    Last Aired

    Women Voters and the Media

    WomenVote USA hosted the forum “Colloquium on Women Voters: The Defining Vote.” Several top female journalists participated in a panel titled “Media’s Role in Defining Women Voters.” They…

    56 views
  • Democratic Presidential Candidates Forum
    Last Aired

    Democratic Presidential Candidates Forum

    Following introductory remarks by moderator Reverend Jackson, each candidate gave two minutes of opening remarks. Their remarks were followed by a series of questions from members of the…

    65 views
  • Profile of Democratic Candidate Carol Moseley Braun
    Last Aired

    Profile of Democratic Candidate Carol Moseley Braun

    Ms. Sweet described the career of Democratic presidential candidate Carol Moseley Braun, a former U.S. Senator from Illinois. Various video clips of Senator Mosley Braun were also shown.…

    43 views
  • Campaign Finance Reform and the Media
    Last Aired

    Campaign Finance Reform and the Media

    11 views
  • Florida Vote Recount Media Coverage
    Last Aired

    Florida Vote Recount Media Coverage

    Ms. Sweet spoke about various court proceedings connected with the contested presidential elections in Florida.

    14 views
  • Annual Salute to Congress Dinner
    Last Aired

    Annual Salute to Congress Dinner

    Participants gave lighthearted speeches to members of the media and spoke about why they did not want to run for president.

    101 views
  • Presidential Campaign
    Last Aired

    Presidential Campaign

    Ms. Sweet talked about presidential candidates and news articles. She responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.

    17 views
  • News Review
    Last Aired

    News Review

    Ms. Sweet talked about the upcoming hearings in the Senate for the appointment of former Senator Carol Mosely-Braun as ambassador of New Zealand. She also focused on the current…

    26 views
  • Washington Journal Feature
    Last Aired

    Washington Journal Feature

    Ms. Sweet focused on Jesse Jackson’s trip to Yugoslavia and the release of the American prisoners of war. She also talked about her trip to a refugee camp in Macedonia. She responded to…

    11 views
  • Daybook Interview
    Last Aired

    Daybook Interview

    Ms. Sweet discussed headline news and responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

    17 views
  • Daybook Interview
    Last Aired

    Daybook Interview

    In the daybook interview, Ms. Sweet talked about current headlines and took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail.

    22 views
  • Editorial Cartoons
    Last Aired

    Editorial Cartoons

    Ms. Telnaes talked about some of her cartoons from 1997 and took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail. She also drew a cartoon while in the studio. Ms. Sweet served as guest host for…

    36 views
  • Newspaper Roundtable
    Last Aired

    Newspaper Roundtable

    In the newspaper roundtable, Ms. Lewis and Mr. Buchanan talked about current news stories of interest to them and took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail. Ms. Sweet served as guest…

    49 views
  • Load 20 More