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Q: What is the name of the speech given by Franklin D. Roosevelt on December 8 1941 before a joint session of Congress?
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Why did Franklin Roosevelt call a special session of congress in 1933?

to address the economic crisis

Where did Franklin D. Roosevelt say his infamy speech?

In the chamber of the House of Representatives in the U.S. Capitol before a joint session of Congress on December 8, 1941.

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Where was the infamy speech spoken at?

President Franklin D. Roosevelt's speech about December 7, 1941, "a day which will live in infamy", was delivered on Monday, December 8, 1941 at 12:30 PM EST to a joint session of Congress on the floor of the House of Representatives.

Did Japan's bombing of Pearl Harbor cause President Franklin D. Roosevelt to announce that the US had declared war on Japan.?

Not exactly. The President is not allowed to declare way; the Constitution reserves this power to the Congress. But on December 8, 1941, President Roosevelt addressed a special session of Congress and requested that Congress declare that a state of war existed between the United States and the Japanese Empire.

What did roosevelt do after pearl harbor attacks?

On December 8, 1941: He made a speech (...a date which will live in infamy...) before a Joint Session of Congress, and asked that Congress declare war on Japan.

What day was the infamy speech who said the speech?

It was a speech by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to a joint session of congress the day after Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Japanese. The attack took place on December 6, 1941 and Roosevelt said it was a "day of infamy". He also declared war on Imperial Japan in that speech.

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