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U.S. Senate

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The Purposes and Meanings of the U.S. Capitol Building
The opening to C-SPAN's special, The Capitol, offers an overview of the purposes and meanings of the Capitol building from its inception in the late 18th century to today.
May 31, 2006 : 7 min.

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert Addresses a Joint Session of Congress
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert addresses a joint session of Congress and appeals for support of his plan for peace talks with the Palestinian Authority.
May 24, 2006 : 6 min.

Senate Censure Resolution against the President
Sen. Russ Feingold (D-WI) introduces a censure resolution against President Bush, claiming he violated the FISA (wiretapping) law and misled the public.
March 13, 2006 : 8 min.

Judge John Roberts' Opening Statement at Confirmation Hearing for U.S. Chief Justice
In his opening statement before the Senate Judiciary Committee, John Roberts talks about his understanding of the role of a Supreme Court Justice.
September 12, 2005 : 3 min.

Sen. Arlen Specter (R-PA) on televising Supreme Court proceedings
Sen. Arlen Specter (R-PA) discusses his intention to press legislation requiring the Supreme Court to televise its proceedings and his reasons for doing so.
September 4, 2005 : 3 min.

Confirmation of Supreme Court Justices
Senators Bill Frist (R-TN), Harry Reid (D-NV), and Arlen Specter (R-PA) discuss their meeting with the President regarding Supreme Court nominations.
July 12, 2005 : 7 min.

Pork Barrel Spending
Line items in the federal budget which support projects in the home districts of individual Members.
June 24, 2005 : 9 min.

Standing Committee Procedure
The renewal of the Patriot Act and the committee's attempt to get information from the executive branch.
April 5, 2005 : 5 min.

The History and Role of the Senate
Senator Byrd (D-WV) spoke about the history of the Senate and the powers and responsibilities bestowed on senators by the Constitution.
September 15, 1998 : 58 min. 13 sec.
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