Edward M. Kennedy Senate Files
Sound recording of the radio program "Face Off." Senator Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy of Massachusetts and Senator Robert J. "Bob" Dole of Kansas debate the withdrawal of sponsors, including Senator Dole, from a testimonial dinner in honor of U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop and discuss the politics of AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) and Dr. Koop's positions on mandatory AIDS testing and on AIDS education and prevention. The episode aired on Tuesday, June 16, 1987, on the Mutual Broadcasting System.