Surgeon General Confirmation Hearing AM

The Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee heard testimony from members of Congress and Dr. Joycelyn Elders in her confirmation hearing for… read more

The Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee heard testimony from members of Congress and Dr. Joycelyn Elders in her confirmation hearing for the position of Surgeon General. Dr. Elders' nomination has come under fire from conservative groups due to her public statements on social issues including abortion rights and sex education for American youth. The morning session including sharp interchanges between committee members on the committee’s procedures. The meeting was in recess after Dr. Elders' gave her testimony. close

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Surgeon General Confirmation Hearing AM

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Program ID:
46216-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 23, 1993 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 25, 1993 | 10:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jul 23, 1993 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 25, 1993 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 25, 1993 | 10:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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