65th Annual Congressional Dinner

The 65th annual Congressional Dinner of the Washington Press Foundation was held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel. After the award… read more

The 65th annual Congressional Dinner of the Washington Press Foundation was held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel. After the award presentations congressional leaders joked about the current state of politics.

Representative McCarthy and Senator Klobuchar were the featured speakers. Speaker Pelosi and Representative Kevin McCarthy were special guests. Candy Crowley was the master of ceremonies.

The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Nan Robertson. She was a correspondent with The New York Times for over 30 years and is the author of The Girls in the Balcony: Women, Men, and The New York Times. close

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

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65th Annual Congressional Dinner

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 4, 2009
Last Aired:
Feb 9, 2009

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  • Feb 04, 2009 | 9:06pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 05, 2009 | 1:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 08, 2009 | 6:33pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 08, 2009 | 9:32pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2009 | 12:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
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