Party Affiliation Announcement

Senator Jeffords announced that he would change his party affiliation from Republican to Independent following final approval of the Bush… read more

Senator Jeffords announced that he would change his party affiliation from Republican to Independent following final approval of the Bush administration budget outline. He said that the Republican Party had become dominated by conservative members who marginalized moderate and liberal members of the party. His remarks were sometimes interrupted by cheers from supporters in the audience. Following his remarks he answered questions from reporters. close

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Party Affiliation Announcement

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Program ID:
164445-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Montpelier, Vermont, United States
First Aired:
May 24, 2001
Last Aired:
May 26, 2001

Airing Details

  • May 24, 2001 | 9:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2001 | 11:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2001 | 12:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2001 | 1:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2001 | 4:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2001 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2001 | 10:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 25, 2001 | 5:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 26, 2001 | 10:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1