Filter by

Sander Vanocur

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - of 38 Show 38
  • Last Aired

    Vice Presidential Candidates Debate

    Vice President George H.W. Bush and Representative Geraldine Ferraro (D-NY) met in Philadelphia for the 1984 Vice Presidential Debate. They debated a variety of issues including abortion…

    16,873 views
  • Last Aired

    Presidential Candidates Debate

    President George H.W. Bush, Governor Bill Clinton (D-AR), and H. Ross Perot met at Washington University in St. Louis for the first of three Presidential debates prior to the 1992…

    6,101 views
  • Last Aired

    Presidential Candidates Debate

    Senator John F. Kennedy (D-MA) and Vice President Richard Nixon met in Chicago for the first of four presidential debates prior to the 1960 presidential election. This was the first…

    10,661 views
  • Last Aired

    Analysis of Presidential Debates

    Journalists and political communication scholars talked about analyzing presidential debates, focusing on what is important beyond “who won” and “who lost.” They discussed debate formats, leadership traits,…

    1,608 views
  • Last Aired

    The Kennedy White House and the Press

    A panel discussion was held on President Kennedy’s relationship with the press. The event was held in the State Department auditorium where President Kennedy held the first regularly…

    816 views
  • Last Aired

    50th Anniversary of the Kennedy-Nixon Debates

    On the 50th anniversary of the first debate between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon, a Kennedy Library Forum was held with Kennedy advisers and journalists who covered the first-ever…

    843 views
  • Last Aired

    40th Anniversary of Kennedy-Nixon Televised Debate

    As an NBC news correspondent Mr. Vanocur was a questioner during the first 1960 Kennedy-Nixon debate. During this commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the debates, he and the other…

    836 views
  • Last Aired

    Religion in the 1960 Presidential Campaign

    A panel discussion marked the 50th anniversary of the 1960 presidential campaign, won by then-Senator John F. Kennedy over then-Vice President Richard Nixon. The panelists talked about how the Kennedy campaign…

    606 views
  • Last Aired

    President Reagan: Great Dreams, Great Risks

    A videotape was shown of the inauguration of President Reagan. Martin Anderson, adviser to President Reagan Presidential Campaigns, talked about the accomplishments of the president during…

    72 views
  • Last Aired

    The Reagan Legacy: Before the White House

    As part of a symposium on the legacy of Ronald Reagan, the panelists discussed the former president’s years in Hollywood and his two terms as governor of California. They shared stories of…

    89 views
  • Last Aired

    The Press and the Presidency

    The participants discussed their efforts to make the president “look good” on television. The event focused on the use of television and the effect it has had on policy decisions.

    64 views
  • Last Aired

    Presidential Debates

    Panelists reflected on some of the greatest historical moments in presidential debates from the first televised debate in 1960 between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon to today. They also…

    198 views
  • Last Aired

    Presidents as Communicators

    Members of the press who have followed presidential politics talked about presidents in the broadcast age and their effectiveness as communicators. Mr. Matthews moderated the discussion and…

    102 views
  • Last Aired

    Economic Policies of the Reagan, Clinton and Bush Administrations

    Participants talked about federal economic policy during the Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations. Among the issues they addressed were supply-side economics, tax policy, federal…

    237 views
  • Last Aired

    Communicating Politics Through Debates

    A panel of academics and journalists involved with past and upcoming presidential debates spoke about the impact of the events. Among the issues discussed were the current format of the…

    68 views
  • Last Aired

    The President and the Media

    Journalists and former officials spoke about the changing relationship between the press corps and the White House, particularly as a result of a 24-hour news cycle and the introduction of…

    79 views
  • Last Aired

    History, Reality, and Journalism

    Mr. Vanocur discussed the role of journalists in recording history. He talked about seeing historical events through the eyes of a journalist and his experience as a journalist. He…

    94 views
  • Last Aired

    The Television Ratings System

    The panelists discussed a national survey on television rating systems. Vice President Gore talked about the importance of giving parents proper warning as to the content of television…

    60 views
  • Last Aired

    Television Ratings System

    The subcommittee on Telecommunications, Trade and Consumer Protection and television industry officials heard comments by randomly selected families in Peoria, Illinois. They commented on…

    163 views
  • Last Aired

    Presidential Debate Preview

    Prior to the first presidential candidate debate, C-SPAN previewed the debate featuring interviews, background information on the debate site and preparations, and vignettes and video of…

    52 views
  • Load 20 More