FRONTLINE Barack Obama's Early Debate Against Bobby Rush
Watch Obama Challenge Rep. Bobby Rush, and Lose, in an Early Debate Details
Episode: Barack Obama's Early Debate Against Bobby Rush
Obama took on a giant of the Chicago political scene — and lost. Badly. Watch a clip from one of his first debates.• Visit the Barack Obama's Early Debate Against Bobby Rush webpage
Premiere Date: 09/27/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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