Salute to Congress Dinner

Mr. Russert hosted the 53rd annual dinner honoring members of Congress. Former House Minority Leader Michel presented the Dirksen… read more

Mr. Russert hosted the 53rd annual dinner honoring members of Congress. Former House Minority Leader Michel presented the Dirksen Award for distinguished reporting of Congress to George Hager of Congressional Quarterly for print journalism and to Kwame Holman and Jim Trengrove of PBS Newshour for electronic journalism. On the theme of “Making Nice” freshmen members of Congress entertained the audience of congressional and other dignitaries and journalists. close

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Salute to Congress Dinner

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Program ID:
78358-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 28, 1997
Last Aired:
Jan 29, 1997

Airing Details

  • Jan 28, 1997 | 9:34pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 29, 1997 | 5:09am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 29, 1997 | 12:40pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 29, 1997 | 4:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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