Open Phones: Florida Election Contest
Telephone lines were opened for viewers' comments regarding the Florida presidential election contest.
Representative Gephardt and Senator Liberman talked to reporters about the presidential election contest in Florida. Rep. Gephardt expressed strong support for Vice President Gore and Senator Liberman and the Democratic Party’s desire to have the manual recount continue in Florida. Senator Liberman thanked their supporters and expressed optimism that the Florida Supreme Court will allow the recount to continue. Following their prepared remarks they answered questions from reporters. close