C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1996

In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of… read more

In celebration of the 35th anniversary of C-SPAN, a video clip was shown from the yearly timeline of memorable moments in the House of Representatives. 

On January 4, 1996, Representative Joe Scarborough (R-FL) addressed the House about President Clinton’s veto of a balanced budget. The federal government was shut down for 21 days from December 1995 through January 1996 as the House, led by Republicans, and the Clinton administration battled over the budget. close

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

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C-SPAN - 35 Years - 1996

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Apr 3, 2014

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  • Apr 03, 2014 | 11:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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