Toner Prize for Excellence Awards Dinner

President Obama called on journalists to continue to probe and ask tough questions of political leaders at a time when financial and social pressures were… read more

President Obama called on journalists to continue to probe and ask tough questions of political leaders at a time when financial and social pressures were changing the way media operated. He partly blamed the media for the increasingly vitriolic political atmosphere, calling the current presidential race a “carnival.”

This was the keynote address at the awards ceremony for Syracuse University’s Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting. The ceremony was held at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C. close

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Toner Prize for Excellence Awards Dinner

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Program ID:
407355-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 28, 2016 | 7:49pm EDT | C-SPAN.org

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  • Mar 28, 2016 | 7:49pm EDT | C-SPAN.org

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