Mr. Cao Goes to Washington
Mr. Cao Goes to Washington Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sat, May 25, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
What happens when the naivete of a political rookie clashes with the realities of racial and partisan politics of the South? This film is a character study of Congressman Joseph Cao, a Vietnamese American Republican elected by surprise in an African American Democratic district in New Orleans. Will Cao make it through his term with his idealism intact?