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     Town Hall Meeting with Lamar Alexander on education and family at Dartmouth
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Title
Town Hall Meeting with Lamar Alexander on education and family at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire)
Contributing Organization
New Hampshire Public Radio (Concord, New Hampshire)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/503-gh9b56ds4d
Description
Former U.S. Secretary of Education Lamar Alexander, candidate for the 2000 Republican presidential nomination, lays out his plans to improve education, combat the drug epidemic, and reduce the high number of unwed births at a town hall meeting at Dartmouth College. In brief remarks and in response to audience questions, Alexander discusses his proposals to increase the school day, allow employers to randomly drug test employees, encourage marriage by abolishing the marriage penalty and other tax reforms, and offer flex time for working parents. Alexander also discusses his efforts to raise awareness of violent video games and their negative effects on the young people who play them.
Date
1998-04-28
Asset type
Raw Footage
Genres
Unedited
Event Coverage
Town Hall Meeting
Topics
Economics
Education
Social Issues
Employment
Politics and Government
Creator
NHPR, Producing Organization
Contributor
Alexander, Lamar, 1940-, Speaker
Publisher
NHPR, Release Agent
Rights
2012 New Hampshire Public Radio
No copyright statement in the content.
Media type
Sound
Duration
9:00:00
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Citation
Chicago: “ Town Hall Meeting with Lamar Alexander on education and family at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire) ,” 1998-04-28, New Hampshire Public Radio, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed October 23, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_503-gh9b56ds4d.
MLA: “ Town Hall Meeting with Lamar Alexander on education and family at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire) .” 1998-04-28. New Hampshire Public Radio, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. October 23, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_503-gh9b56ds4d>.
APA: Town Hall Meeting with Lamar Alexander on education and family at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire) . Boston, MA: New Hampshire Public Radio, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_503-gh9b56ds4d