Commemoration of the 1965 Voting Rights Act

House Majority Whip Rep. Gray delivered the keynote address on the 1965 Voting Rights Act and the need to continue fighting… read more

House Majority Whip Rep. Gray delivered the keynote address on the 1965 Voting Rights Act and the need to continue fighting discrimination. Rev. Lowery and Rep. Kennedy also spoke. 

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference, founded by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was celebrating its thirty-third anniversary. close

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Commemoration of the 1965 Voting Rights Act

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Program ID:
13500-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 9, 1990
Last Aired:
Aug 12, 1990

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  • Aug 09, 1990 | 12:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 1990 | 9:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 09, 1990 | 1:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 1990 | 6:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 10, 1990 | 7:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 1990 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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