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Group, The; Covering Presidential Debates


1/19/92 Covering Presidential Debates

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Group, The
Covering Presidential Debates
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Ira Jackson, Executive vice president, BankBoston; Margery Eagan, Columnist, Boston Herald; Kirby Perkins, Reporter, WCVB-TV; Kirk Scharfenberg, The Boston Globe; Joe Grandmaison, Democratic political consultant.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Group, The; Covering Presidential Debates,” 01/19/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_17893EA829E34218A822F08D6C060E69.
MLA: “Group, The; Covering Presidential Debates.” 01/19/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_17893EA829E34218A822F08D6C060E69>.
APA: Group, The; Covering Presidential Debates. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_17893EA829E34218A822F08D6C060E69
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