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Group, The; Press coverage of the presidential primaries


3/1/96 Politics and the Press

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Group, The
Press coverage of the presidential primaries
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: Kirby Perkins, Reporter, WCVB-TV; John Carroll, Advertising commentator; Alan Berger, Editorial writer, The Boston Globe; Tovia Smith, Reporter, National Public Radio; Robin Washington, Journalist.

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Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
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