Civics Education in Schools

Retired Justice Sandra Day O Connor testified on her efforts to educate young people in civics through her iCivics organization. Some… read more

Retired Justice Sandra Day O Connor testified on her efforts to educate young people in civics through her iCivics organization. Some of the other issues she addressed were state election of judges, public confidence in the judiciary, and cameras in the Supreme Court. When asked by Senator Leahy about displeasure among conservatives on Chief Justice Roberts' decision to uphold the health care law, she said the criticism was “unfortunate” and demonstrates citizens' “lack of understanding” about the judiciary. close

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

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Program ID:
307242-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 25, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 2012

Airing Details

  • Jul 25, 2012 | 12:10pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 26, 2012 | 1:10am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 2:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 6:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 6:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 8:45pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 11:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 16, 2012 | 2:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2012 | 6:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 2012 | 11:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2012 | 8:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 12, 2012 | 2:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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