Campaign Commercials and Truth Boxes

Reporters discussed ways they have used to evaluate and report on candidate advertisements that air on television. Examples of television news stories… read more

Reporters discussed ways they have used to evaluate and report on candidate advertisements that air on television. Examples of television news stories that analyzed TV spots by Ann Richards and Clayton Williams in the 1990 Texas governor’s race were shown. Also show were news stories that analyzed spots by Pete Wilson and Diane Feinstein in the 1990 California governor’s race. Panelists discussed ways to report on the truth and messages in campaign ads. close

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Campaign Commercials and Truth Boxes

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Program ID:
20967-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 01, 1991 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 02, 1991 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 01, 1991 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 1991 | 12:52am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 1991 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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