Political History of the Willard Hotel The panelists discussed events that helped shape the history and solidify the legacy of this American landmark. The term “lobbyist” originated… read more

Political History of the Willard Hotel The panelists discussed events that helped shape the history and solidify the legacy of this American landmark. The term “lobbyist” originated from business conducted at the Willard Hotel and its prominence in the nation’s capital brought journalists to the hotel and resulted in the formation of the National Press Club. They responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Political History of the Willard Hotel

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Program ID:
192469-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 02, 2006 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 05, 2006 | 7:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 02, 2006 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 05, 2006 | 7:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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