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Ten O'Clock News; White Timilty mayoral debate, Part 2

10/23/1975

WEEI reporters Mike Ludlum and Les Woodruff are the moderate a portion of 1975 Boston mayoral debate in WEEI studio between incumbent Mayor Kevin White and Senator Joseph Timilty. Timilty accuses the White administration of fiscal irresponsibility. White defends his administration's accomplishments, citing building projects to provide new facilities for the city's neighborhoods. Both candidates comment on "white flight" from the city and the state of the Boston school system; public facilities.Tape ends during White's closing statement.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

White Timilty mayoral debate, Part 2

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:24:09

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
White, Kevin H.
Timilty, Joseph F., 1938-
Campaign debates
Magnet schools
Budget
Urban policy
Political campaigns
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Timilty, Joseph F., 1938- (Speaker)
White, Kevin H. (Speaker)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; White Timilty mayoral debate, Part 2,” 10/23/1975, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1DDFAD6365F549A0AE4E9582DBB2F17A.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; White Timilty mayoral debate, Part 2.” 10/23/1975. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1DDFAD6365F549A0AE4E9582DBB2F17A>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; White Timilty mayoral debate, Part 2. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1DDFAD6365F549A0AE4E9582DBB2F17A
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