The next RURAL TOWN HALL spotlights 2016 Presidential Candidate Jim Webb as he addresses issues that matter to rural Americans. Watch clips from the show, read a complete transcript of the questions and answers and find out more about presidential candidate Jim Webb below.
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RURAL TOWN HALL SPECIAL GUEST: JIM WEBB
A Naval Academy graduate, Webb served in Vietnam and was awarded the Navy Cross, the Silver Star Medal, two Bronze Star medals and two Purple Hearts. In 1975, Webb graduated from Georgetown University Law Center and went on to serve in the House Committee on Veterans Affairs. In 1987, Webb became Secretary of the Navy. He was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2007 and served one term. Webb has six children and lives in Northern Virginia with his wife Hon Le Webb.
ABOUT RURAL TOWN HALL
Produced in conjunction with Mediacom Connections Channel and Gannett, RFD-TV’s RURAL TOWN HALL is a series of one-hour prime-time specials focusing on rural American issues in advance of the 2016 presidential election. Candidates from both parties are invited to outline their platforms in front of a live audience, covering issues important to voters in rural areas such as healthcare, broadband, education and agriculture. Read more about RURAL TOWN HALL.