Senate Leader Lecture

Senator Byrd (D-WV) spoke about the history of the Senate and its role in American society. He specifically discussed the powers and… read more

Senator Byrd (D-WV) spoke about the history of the Senate and its role in American society. He specifically discussed the powers and responsibilities bestowed on senators by the Constitution, noting that with the possibility of presidential impeachment, senators must be statesmen.

This talk in the Old Senate Chamber was the third in a Senate Leaders Lecture Series instituted by Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R-MS) in which a guest speaker shared insights about the Senate’s history and practices. close

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Senate Leader Lecture

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Program ID:
111861-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 15, 1998
Last Aired:
Aug 22, 2011

Airing Details

  • Sep 15, 1998 | 6:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 1999 | 9:39pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 03, 1999 | 12:37am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 2000 | 4:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 28, 2010 | 7:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2010 | 3:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 2011 | 11:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2011 | 6:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2011 | 7:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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