2013 Constitution Day Lecture

Raymond Smock talked about how lawmakers have dealt with the complexities of the U.S. Constitution throughout the document’s… read more

Raymond Smock talked about how lawmakers have dealt with the complexities of the U.S. Constitution throughout the document’s history. He suggested that lawmakers have struggled with interpreting the Constitution for centuries, and the advent of the 21st century has made the document even more obscure. This even took place on Constitution Day, September 17th, 2013, at the Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies. close

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

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  • Raymond W. Smock Director Byrd (Robert C.) Center for Legislative Studies
  • Jay Wyatt Director Byrd (Robert C.) Center for Legislative Studies->Programs and Research

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2013 Constitution Day Lecture

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Program ID:
315074-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Shepherdstown, West Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 13, 2013
Last Aired:
Oct 20, 2013

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  • Oct 13, 2013 | 9:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2013 | 4:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2013 | 4:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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