Senator Robert Byrd on Congressional Service
On November 18, 2009, Senator Robert Byrd (D-WV) became the longest serving Member of Congress having served in the House since 1953 and the Senate since 1958. He spoke briefly in the Senate about this milestone.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Byrd, Robert C. U.S. Senator [D] West Virginia
More Videos From
- Senate Session
- Senator Robert Byrd on Congressional Service
- Speeches Praising Senator Byrd
- Senator Jack Reed on Senator Byrd's Record
- Senator Jay Rockefeller Senator Byrd's Record
Book Discussion on Robert C. Byrd: Child of the Appalachian Coalfields
Senator Byrd talked about his memoir Robert C. Byrd: Child of the Appalachian Coalfields, published by West Virginia…
Speeches Praising Senator Byrd
Senators spoke about Senator Robert Byrd (D-WV), who became the longest serving Member of Congress having served in the…
Senator Jack Reed on Senator Byrd's Record
Senator Jack Reed praised the record of Senator Robert Byrd. Senator Byrd became the longest serving member of…
Senator Paul Kirk (D-MA) Swearing-In Ceremony
Massachusetts Senator Ted Kennedy’s replacement, Paul Kirk, was sworn in.