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Journalist Gene Hartigan
Program:
[Saundra Graham at a press conference, tape 2]
Original Airdate: 7/31/1985

Length: 00:06:41
Item Type: newstape - original footage


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Description : Abstract
Saundra Graham (State Representative) speaks at a press conference. Graham defends herself against charges of a conflict of interest involving the housing situation of her son. She talks about her son's situation. Graham acknowledges that she has filed an amended ethics commission form for the House of Representatives. David Williams stands outside Graham's offices in the Massachusetts State House. Williams interviews Gene Hartigan (WEEI) about the Graham story. Hartigan accuses Graham of grandstanding because she has accused the media of racial bias in covering the story. Hartigan questions the facts put forth by Graham and wonders if she perjured herself in front of the rent control board. Hartigan says that he could not reach Graham or members of her family to question them about the story.


Contributor : Reporter
David Williams
Format : Tape 4180   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 102125 
VHS cassette 102286 
Betacam cassette 102285 
digital betacam cassette 102284 

Subject : Keywords
African American politicians
Journalists
Political scandals

Subject : Personal Names
Graham, Carl "Duke"
Graham, Rhonda
Graham, Saundra
Hartigan, Gene
Williams, David

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
WEEI

Subject : Geographic Locations
Cambridge (Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Unedited



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