Honoring Volunteers and Community Service

Former President George H.W. Bush introduced President Barack Obama at a forum honoring national and local volunteers. President Obama… read more

Former President George H.W. Bush introduced President Barack Obama at a forum honoring national and local volunteers. President Obama praided Former President Bush for his work to encourage volunteerism and public service, and stressed that Americans would have to come together in a spirit of service to address the nation’s challenges.

The forum commemorated the 20th anniversary of the Points of Light Institute, created after President Bush signed the National and Community Service Act of 1990. close

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289498-1
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White House Event
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Location:
College Station, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Oct 16, 2009
Last Aired:
Oct 19, 2009

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  • Oct 16, 2009 | 5:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 17, 2009 | 8:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 17, 2009 | 11:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 2009 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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