The Senate and the Political System

Richard Baker provided historical perspective on the role of the Senate in the U.S. political system. He was the first Senate historian and retired after 35 years in 2009. Topics included Senate history, procedures, and personalities.

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

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Program ID:
292336-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Lawrence, Kansas, United States
First Aired:
Apr 4, 2010
Last Aired:
May 23, 2010

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  • Apr 04, 2010 | 6:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 04, 2010 | 9:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 05, 2010 | 12:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 17, 2010 | 2:45am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 22, 2010 | 11:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 22, 2010 | 5:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 22, 2010 | 11:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 23, 2010 | 5:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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