Democratic Party Principles

During this event from HARVARD UNIVERSITY in Cambridge ,MA Representative Richard Gephardt(D-MO),House minority leader voiced his opinion… read more

During this event from HARVARD UNIVERSITY in Cambridge ,MA

Representative Richard Gephardt(D-MO),House minority leader

voiced his opinion about the future of the Democratic Party and the policies of the Clinton administration.

He talked about the widening gap in income between Americans and said that even though the economy is doing well, many Americans are suffering hardships and are unable to earn a good income, even though they work. He said as income and cultural gaps grow, Americans risk losing a sense of common destiny. He took questions from the audience following his prepared remarks.

Introduction by:

Joseph Nye Jr.,Dean of the School of Government

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Democratic Party Principles

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Program ID:
96227-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 02, 1997 | 6:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 08, 1997 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 02, 1997 | 6:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 02, 1997 | 11:38pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 03, 1997 | 2:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 03, 1997 | 2:21pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 07, 1997 | 6:23pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 08, 1997 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
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