Full Video |33:54

Full Video |33:54

Celebrate Constitution Day with a virtual field trip to the U.S. Senate! Visit Capitol Hill and learn about the unique role that the Constitution established for the Senate, and how the work of the Senate preserves American democratic principles. Meet U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee Chairman Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Ranking Member Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), along with Senate Historian Dr. Betty Koed, and get an up close and behind-the-scenes look at the upper house of the United States Congress.


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