Edward M. Kennedy Senate Files
Sound recording of the radio program "Face Off." Senator Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy of Massachusetts and Senator Alan K. "Al" Simpson of Wyoming debate the 1988 Democratic party platform and the election outlook for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Governor Michael S. Dukakis of Massachusetts and presumptive Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Senator Lloyd Bentsen of Texas. Senator Kennedy speaks from the 1988 Democratic National Convention in Atlanta, Georgia. The episode aired on Monday, July 18, 1988, on the Mutual Broadcasting System.