[White-Timilty Mayoral Debate]
Original Airdate: 10/23/1975
Item Type: newstape - original footage
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Description : Abstract
Portion of 1975 Boston mayoral debate in WEEI studio between incumbent Mayor Kevin White and State Senator Joseph Timilty. Mike Ludlum (WEEI) and Les Woodruff (WEEI reporter) are the moderators. 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. Tape ends during White's closing statement.
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Electioneering (Political campaigns)
Subject : Personal Names
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
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Public Affairs - Television special
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