200th Anniversary Celebration U.S. Capitol
On the West Front of the U.S. Capitol Building, various speakers spoke on the historical significance of the U.S. Capitol and related… read more
On the West Front of the U.S. Capitol Building, various speakers spoke on the historical significance of the U.S. Capitol and related personal vignettes. Following the other speakers, President Clinton spoke on the majesty of the U.S. Capitol Building and declared it our moral imperative to insure that it is still standing 200 years from now with the same American ideals intact. close
People in this video
- Bob Dole U.S. Senator [R] Kansas
Rita Dove Poet Laureate United States
- Tom Foley U.S. Representative [D] Washington
- James David Ford Chaplain U.S. House of Representatives
- Al Gore Jr. U.S. Vice President [D] United States
- David McCullough Historian
- Bob Michel U.S. Representative [R] Illinois
- Liza Minnelli Entertainer
- George J. Mitchell U.S. Senator [D] Maine
- Charlie Rose U.S. Representative [D] North Carolina
- Chuck Yates Musician U.S. Navy
- Robert C. Byrd U.S. Senator [D] West Virginia
Views of Capitol Building
Live shots of the U.S. Capitol were shown.
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Mr. Casey talked about the new security plan for the Capitol building and its environs and took viewer calls.