Highlight of Bicentennial Joint Session

On March 2, 1989 a joint session of Congress was held in the House of Representatives chamber of the Capitol to celebrate the 200th… read more

On March 2, 1989 a joint session of Congress was held in the House of Representatives chamber of the Capitol to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the first meeting of Congress in New York City. Leaders from both parties spoke about the important milestone and remembered some of the first laws enacted by the new American legislature. Poet Laureate Howard Nemerov and historian David McCullough also spoke. close

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Highlight of Bicentennial Joint Session

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Program ID:
6457-1
Category:
House Highlight
Format:
House Highlight
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 02, 1989 | 8:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 04, 1989 | 11:56pm EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Mar 02, 1989 | 8:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 04, 1989 | 11:56pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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