Philadelphia Inaugural Train Rally

President-Elect Obama held a rally at the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia before boarding a train headed toward Washington, D.C., in… read more

President-Elect Obama held a rally at the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia before boarding a train headed toward Washington, D.C., in the first stage of his inaugural rail journey. In his remarks he spoke about the American Revolution and called on Americans “to take up the work” the founders had begun in Philadelphia. He also invoked the presidency of Abraham Lincoln in his call to perfect the Union. close

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

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Philadelphia Inaugural Train Rally

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Program ID:
283430-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Rally
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jan 17, 2009
Last Aired:
Jan 18, 2009

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  • Jan 17, 2009 | 9:50am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2009 | 1:27pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2009 | 9:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2009 | 5:19am EST | C-SPAN 1
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