History of the State of the Union Address

Senate Historian Donald Ritchie explained the history of the State of the Union address from George Washington to the present. The interview included historic video clips, photographs, and artwork depicting joint sessions of Congress.

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

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Program ID:
310824-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 12, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 26, 2014

Airing Details

  • Feb 12, 2013 | 7:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 2014 | 5:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2014 | 4:37am EST | C-SPAN 3
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