Salute to Congress Dinner

The theme of the Washington Press Club Foundation’s 47th annual Congressional Dinner was “The 102nd Congress: Welcome to the… read more

The theme of the Washington Press Club Foundation’s 47th annual Congressional Dinner was “The 102nd Congress: Welcome to the Big Leagues.” Several freshman members of Congress were invited to share their humorous stories about the transition to life “on the Hill.” Pulitzer-prize winning author and syndicated columnist Dave Barry was the master of ceremonies. The Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress was presented by Cokie Roberts, congressional correspondent, to Richard Cohen of the National Journal. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Salute to Congress Dinner

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Program ID:
16098-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 30, 1991
Last Aired:
Feb 3, 1991

Airing Details

  • Jan 30, 1991 | 9:52pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 31, 1991 | 8:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 03, 1991 | 6:40pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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