Prayer Service for George McGovern

Family, friends, and colleagues of former Senator George McGovern (D-SD) attended a memorial prayer service in his honor. Senator… read more

Family, friends, and colleagues of former Senator George McGovern (D-SD) attended a memorial prayer service in his honor. Senator McGovern, the 1972 Democratic presidential candidate, also helped establish the modern day food stamp program, led the opposition in Congress to the Vietnam War, and brought many well-known figures into politics for the first time, including President Bill Clinton. Speakers included Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD). Recordings of former Ambassador McGovern were played. Music was provided by the band East of Westreville. close

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Prayer Service for George McGovern

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Program ID:
309050-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
First Aired:
Oct 25, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 8, 2013

Airing Details

  • Oct 25, 2012 | 7:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 25, 2012 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 26, 2012 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 26, 2012 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 26, 2012 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 27, 2012 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 01, 2013 | 1:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 07, 2013 | 8:27pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 08, 2013 | 2:15am EST | C-SPAN 3

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