50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Preview

Scenes were shown of the National Mall before the “Let Freedom Ring” ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the August… read more

Scenes were shown of the National Mall before the “Let Freedom Ring” ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the August 28, 1963, March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

Telephone interviews from earlier in the day were played. USA Today correspondent Rick Hampson was interviewed about the tradition of marches in American history. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett previewed President Obama’s speech at the ceremony. close

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

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50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Preview

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 28, 2013

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  • Aug 28, 2013 | 10:39am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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