Thursday, August 21, 2008
Ted Kennedy Tribute at the Democratic National Convention Next Week, Obama Expected to Recall Kennedy Legacy
The opening session of the Democratic National Convention will feature a tribute to Sen. Edward Kennedy, who's strong support for Barack Obama proved to be a crucial turning point in the primary campaign. Ted Kennedy is expected to speak in a five-minute video and undoubtedly others will refer to him and the Kennedy family legacy during the convention. Here is Sen. Kennedy's appearance last year on NBC's Meet the Press, speaking about his past appearances on the show. He recalls the advice he received from his older brother, President John F. Kennedy, before appearing for the first time in 1962.