Veterans Day Observance

President Obama paid tribute to American veterans by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery, after… read more

President Obama paid tribute to American veterans by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery, after which he and others addressed military personnel, dignitaries, and veterans in the amphitheater. In his remarks he urged businesses to hire veterans and called on lawmakers to enact legislation to provide more jobs for veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. close

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

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  • Jim Benson Public Affairs Officer Department of Veterans Affairs
  • A. Keith Ethridge Acting Director Department of Veterans Affairs->Chaplain Services
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Veterans Day Observance

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Program ID:
302633-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 11, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 13, 2011

Airing Details

  • Nov 11, 2011 | 10:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 11, 2011 | 10:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 11, 2011 | 10:14pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2011 | 1:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2011 | 1:13am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2011 | 3:17am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 12, 2011 | 6:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2011 | 6:13am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 2011 | 3:06pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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