U.S. Constitution

Chief Justice John Roberts spoke about the history, meaning, and provisions of the U.S. Constitution, as well as the operation of… read more

Chief Justice John Roberts spoke about the history, meaning, and provisions of the U.S. Constitution, as well as the operation of government within the parameters set forth in the U.S. Constitution. Video footage highlighted the operation of the legislative, executive and judicial branches of government by providing footage of several recent events and activities such as presidential inaugurals, impeachment proceedings, legislative events, and Supreme Court oral arguments. Chief Justice Roberts also talked about ways in which the Constitution had been interpreted and its function as a working document. close

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U.S. Constitution

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Program ID:
194055-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 11, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 17, 2006

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  • Sep 11, 2006 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 13, 2006 | 6:41am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 15, 2006 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 10:37am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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