Program
Meet the Candidates
Producing Organization
WPBT-TV (Television station : Miami, Fla.)
Contributing Organization
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia (Athens, Georgia)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip-526-h98z893g84
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Description
Program Description
"Our 'Meet the Candidates' presentation to the Peabody Awards is an example of 48 programs produced by WPBT-TV during August, September and October of 1976. Our [videocassette] contains [portions] of the three phases of 'Meet the Candidates'."--1976 Peabody Awards entry form. A selection of highlights from the series are presented Mark Pierce, who moderates presentations by primary election candidates from Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties to educate voters. Excerpt are shown from the introductions of various primary candidates, who explain why voters should vote for them. A debate is shown between Hugo Black and Bill Flynn who discuss taxes, lobbying issues and their relative ages and experience. The next debate is between Anne Kolb and Charlie Friedman who discuss campaign support, education, and the economy. Edward J Healy and C.C. 'Blitz' Robinson then debate about business programs and prisons. Marvin Dunn and Tom Gallagher speak about unemployment, business and the economy. Bob Davis, a socialist candidate and a write-in, discusses his stances as a socialist and what his nomination would mean for the socialist party.
Broadcast Date
1976
Created Date
1976
Asset type
Program
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
01:00:53.823
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Credits
Moderator: Pierce, Mark
Panelist: Flynn, Bill
Panelist: Kolb, Anne
Panelist: Healy, Edward J.
Panelist: Robinson, C.C.
Panelist: Dunn, Marvin
Panelist: Gallagher, Tom
Panelist: Black, Hugo
Panelist: Friedman, Charlie
Producing Organization: WPBT-TV (Television station : Miami, Fla.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia
Identifier: cpb-aacip-f878674e6c1 (Filename)
Format: U-matic
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Citations
Chicago: “Meet the Candidates,” 1976, The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed June 26, 2022, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-h98z893g84.
MLA: “Meet the Candidates.” 1976. The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. June 26, 2022. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-h98z893g84>.
APA: Meet the Candidates. Boston, MA: The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-h98z893g84