Washington Conversation: Senator John C. Stennis

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Date
1962-05-27
Main contributors
Paul Niven; John C. Stennis; Michael J. Marlow; Clark Pangle
Summary
In this interview John C. Stennis, the senator of Mississippi, discusses the civil right bills being brought forth before Congress and how he considers them to be unconstitutional. Stennis explains his support for racial segregation and and his opposition to the bill that would later become the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Stennis is also questioned about the political realignment in America and the Republicans' growing support in the south.
Publisher
CBS
Collection
CBS Quad
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Other Identifiers
Other: GR00468609; Other: CBS Tape 68; MDPI Barcode: 40000003182575; IULMIA Film Database: 30000162866895

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