Ten O'Clock News; Jim Roosevelt Announces for 8th District
James Roosevelt, Jr. announces his campaign for the 8th District congressional seat. He is running against Joseph P. Kennedy. He holds a rally to announce his campaign. Interview with Jim Roosevelt's uncle, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. on the strength of his nephew's campaign. Jim Roosevelt addresses crowd, quoting Eleanor Roosevelt. He also talks about refusing to accept money from political action committees (PACs). Joseph P. Kennedy at a press conference. Roosevelt shakes hands with constituents. Vaillancourt reports that Roosevelt previously worked on Senator Ted Kennedy's campaigns and questions whether Kennedy will support Roosevelt considering his nephew is also in the race.
- Ten O'Clock News
Jim Roosevelt Announces for 8th District
- 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
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Politics, Practical
- Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1914-1988
- Political campaigns
- Roosevelt, James, 1945-
- Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009
- Kennedy, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick), 1952-
- News Report
- Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1914-1988 (Interviewee)
- Kennedy, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick), 1952- (Speaker)
- Roosevelt, James, 1945- (Speaker)
- Vaillancourt, Meg (Reporter)
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- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Jim Roosevelt Announces for 8th District. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1FE758D693A84466927AFF5E60B32FE7