Series
At Issue
Episode Number
68
Episode
Congress and Ethics
Producing Organization
National Educational Television and Radio Center
Contributing Organization
Library of Congress (Washington, District of Columbia)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/512-ng4gm82p4z
NOLA Code
AISS
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Description
This program will examine of the controversy surrounding a code of ethics for Congress. The people featured are Representative L. Mendel Rivers; U.S. Senator Russell B. Long (D- Louisiana), chairman of the Senate finance committee; Senator Joseph Clark, Democrat Pennsylvania; Representative Richard Bolling (D- 5th Congressional District, Missouri); Representative Charles E. Bennett (D- Florida Second Congressional District). They will be interviewed separately by Robert Novak, co-writer of the nationally syndicated column Inside Report. Topics to be discussed include Congresss own efforts to establish ethical standards and regulations. Senators and Representatives will give their views on whether they should be required by law to make public statements of their income and the cost of campaigningparticularly the high cost of getting elected in relation to their salaries. Running Time: 59:14 (Description adapted from documents in the NET Microfiche)
At Issue consists of 69 half-hour and hour-long episodes produced in 1963-1966 by NET, which were originally shot on videotape in black and white and color.
Broadcast
1966-07-00
Asset type
Episode
Genres
Talk Show
News
Topics
News
Politics and Government
Media type
Moving Image
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Credits
Associate Producer: Zucker, Elissa
Executive Producer: Perlmutter, Alvin H.
Interviewee: Bolling, Richard
Interviewee: Long, Russell B.
Interviewee: Clark, Joseph
Interviewee: Rivers, L. Mendel
Interviewee: Bennett, Charles E.
Interviewer: Novak, Robert
Narrator: Ritacco, Paul
Producer: Englander, David A.
Producing Organization: National Educational Television and Radio Center
Writer: Englander, David A.
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Library of Congress
Identifier: 2047488-1 (MAVIS Item ID)
Format: 2 inch videotape: Quad
Generation: Master
Color: B&W
Library of Congress
Identifier: 2047488-2 (MAVIS Item ID)
Format: 1 inch videotape: SMPTE Type C
Generation: Master
Color: B&W
Library of Congress
Identifier: 2047488-3 (MAVIS Item ID)
Format: U-matic
Generation: Copy: Access
Color: B&W
Library of Congress
Identifier: 2047488-4 (MAVIS Item ID)
Generation: Master
Library of Congress
Identifier: 2047488-5 (MAVIS Item ID)
Generation: Copy: Access

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Citations
Chicago: “At Issue; 68; Congress and Ethics,” 1966-07-00, Library of Congress, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed August 24, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_512-ng4gm82p4z.
MLA: “At Issue; 68; Congress and Ethics.” 1966-07-00. Library of Congress, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. August 24, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_512-ng4gm82p4z>.
APA: At Issue; 68; Congress and Ethics. Boston, MA: Library of Congress, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_512-ng4gm82p4z