Queen Elizabeth II Address to Congress

Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain addressed a joint meeting of Congress during her 13-day visit to the United States, her first trip to… read more

Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain addressed a joint meeting of

Congress during her 13-day visit to the United States, her first trip

to the U.S. since 1976. In her remarks, she discussed "the spirit

of democracy" that is shared by the U.S. and Great Britain. She

mentioned several instances during the 20th century in which the U.S.

and Great Britain fought for the same cause, and called for the two countries to continue to fight for common values through the

“social instrument” of the United Nations. close

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

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Queen Elizabeth II Address to Congress

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Program ID:
18018-1
Category:
Joint Session of Congress
Format:
Joint Meeting
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 16, 1991
Last Aired:
May 9, 2007

Airing Details

  • May 16, 1991 | 11:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 16, 1991 | 3:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 16, 1991 | 8:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 1991 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 17, 1991 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 1991 | 7:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 18, 1991 | 9:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 19, 1991 | 7:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 08, 2007 | 8:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2007 | 11:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 09, 2007 | 5:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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