Presidential Address to Columbine High School

A month after the school shootings in Colorado, President Clinton spoke to the students and families of Columbine High School, saying that… read more

A month after the school shootings in Colorado, President Clinton spoke to the students and families of Columbine High School, saying that the tragedy at the high school had “pierced the soul of America.” He urged the audience, which had cheered for him and the first lady, to participate in America’s healing through outreach to their peers in schools across the nation. He also said the tragic incident should be used as a tool for change, telling the students to speak about their experiences in order to effect changes in attitudes towards America’s youth. This program is not for sale. close

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Presidential Address to Columbine High School

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Program ID:
123526-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Littleton, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
May 20, 1999
Last Aired:
Apr 26, 2007

Airing Details

  • May 20, 1999 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 1999 | 12:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 1999 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 24, 2006 | 8:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 24, 2006 | 11:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 25, 2006 | 5:07am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 25, 2007 | 10:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 26, 2007 | 7:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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