Voting Rights Address

President Johnson spoke to a joint session of Congress regarding the voting rights of all Americans. He focused on the denial of equal… read more

President Johnson spoke to a joint session of Congress regarding the voting rights of all Americans. He focused on the denial of equal rights to African-Americans and stressed that all citizens must have an equal right to vote.

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Voting Rights Address

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Program ID:
153273-1
Category:
Joint Session of Congress
Format:
Address
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 7, 1999
Last Aired:
Mar 16, 2009

Airing Details

  • Nov 07, 1999 | 1:23pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 1999 | 2:34am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 10, 1999 | 2:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 27, 2001 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2001 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 01, 2001 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 06, 2005 | 6:10am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Aug 10, 2005 | 2:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 15, 2007 | 5:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 16, 2007 | 5:14am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 16, 2009 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3