Martin Luther King Celebration

In an annual ceremony honoring the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, organizers presented awards to leaders in the African-American… read more

In an annual ceremony honoring the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, organizers presented awards to leaders in the African-American community and presented President Clinton with the key to the city. They also spoke about revitalization efforts and community-based assistance programs. President Clinton also gave the keynote speech, focusing on community development, voting representation for the District of Columbia, and the value of public service. close

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

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Martin Luther King Celebration

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Program ID:
161822-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 15, 2001
Last Aired:
Jan 16, 2001

Airing Details

  • Jan 15, 2001 | 8:23pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 16, 2001 | 1:12am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 16, 2001 | 6:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
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