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Fact or Fiction Fridays: “The Powers of Congress”

Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall.

Fridays, April 6, 13, 20, 27 – 1:30 p.m.
Compare and contrast historic facts to a film clip from this classic educational film where average citizen Charles Bentley catapults into a dream world where the powers of Congress outlined in the Constitution no longer exist. Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.

Is a virtual tour?