White House Hanukkah Observance

President Bush spoke at a Hanukkah reception in the White House. He recalled that President Truman in May 1948 led the world in… read more

President Bush spoke at a Hanukkah reception in the White House. He recalled that President Truman in May 1948 led the world in recognizing Israel. The grandsons of President Truman and former Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion, Clifton Truman Daniel and Yariv Ben-Eliezer, lit the menorah given to President Truman by Minister Ben-Gurion in 1951. close

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

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White House Hanukkah Observance

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Program ID:
282892-1
Category:
White House Event
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Speech
Location:
Grand Foyer, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 18, 2008
Last Aired:
Dec 25, 2008

Airing Details

  • Dec 18, 2008 | 3:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 20, 2008 | 10:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 25, 2008 | 3:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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