Peace Corps Expansion

Committee members heard testimony concerning the president’s proposal to double the size of the Peace Corps to 10,000 members by the… read more

Committee members heard testimony concerning the president’s proposal to double the size of the Peace Corps to 10,000 members by the year 2000. Members of Congress and Secretary Shalala testified about their personal participation in Peace Corps programs and its effectiveness as an instrument of U.S. foreign policy. Mr. Gearan testified about the specifics of the president’s plans to expand the program and some new initiatives for the program. close

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Program ID:
102282-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 19, 1998
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 1998

Airing Details

  • Mar 19, 1998 | 12:44am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 19, 1998 | 6:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 19, 1998 | 6:43pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 21, 1998 | 2:18pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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