Salute to Senator Jesse Helms

Family and friends, including members of Congress and prominent conservatives, came together to celebrate the publication of former Senator… read more

Family and friends, including members of Congress and prominent conservatives, came together to celebrate the publication of former Senator Jesse Helms' book Here’s Where I Stand: A Memoir, published by Random House. The Rev. Jerry Falwell, former Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham, syndicated columnist Robert Novak, and former Louisiana Rep. Bob Livingston were among those seen at the opening reception. A tribute video, which included members of the North Carolina Republican Party, was shown to begin the program. Participants spoke about Senator Helm’s life and influence during his terms as a North Carolina Senator. Also shown were video presentations from President George W. Bush and James Dobson, neither of whom were in attendance.

Before the opening reception, Mr. Dodd was interviewed about the tribute to celebrate Senator Helms and the publication of his memoir. close

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

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Salute to Senator Jesse Helms

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Program ID:
188960-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 20, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 17, 2005

Airing Details

  • Sep 20, 2005 | 9:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 25, 2005 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 25, 2005 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 17, 2005 | 3:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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