Constitution Day Events

Events relating to the signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787, were shown.
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Events relating to the signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787, were shown.

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts talked about his views on the Constitution and its relevance today. He spoke on Thursday, July 20, 2006, in the U.S. Supreme Court Lawyers' Lounge in one of his first interviews since becoming Chief Justice.

Also, a view from the Executive Branch, with remarks by then-President Ronald Reagan from September 1987 in Philadelphia commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Constitution. 

And, Sen. Robert Byrd talked about the Constitution and the role of the Legislative Branch in remarks given September 16, 2005, in West Virginia. Sen. Byrd wrote the 2004 law that recognizes Constitution Day every year. close

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

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Constitution Day Events

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Program ID:
194333-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 16, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 17, 2006

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  • Sep 16, 2006 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 17, 2006 | 10:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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