British House of Commons Speaker Election Program

On Monday, June 22, 2009, Conservative Member of Parliament John Bercow was elected as the 157th speaker of the British House of… read more

On Monday, June 22, 2009, Conservative Member of Parliament John Bercow was elected as the 157th speaker of the British House of Commons. This one-hour program includes speeches by Speaker John Bercow, Prime Minister Brown, and the party leaders, as well as highlights of the ceremony in the House of Commons and House of Lords. The program begins with a 10-minute preview of the election with former Speaker of the House Betty Boothroyd, courtesy of BBC Parliament.  close

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

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British House of Commons Speaker Election Program

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Program ID:
287275-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Jun 28, 2009
Last Aired:
Jun 29, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jun 28, 2009 | 9:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 29, 2009 | 12:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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