16 for '16 - The Contenders

The Reaction to the First Female Nomination for VP

Clip: Episode 7 | 3m 31s

Journalist Lynn Sherr, former presidential candidate Walter Mondale and historian Nichola Gutgold describe the enthusiasm at the 1984 Democratic National Convention with which Geraldine Ferraro was greeted during her speech as vice presidential candidate. It was a sign of hope and opportunity especially for the many women on the floor.

Aired: 10/25/16

Rating: TV-PG

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