Steve Urkel and the Urkel Air Bill (1993)


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Steve Urkel and the Urkel Air Bill (1993)


This is video footage of a short skit shown during a discussion between President Clinton and children at the White House portraying how a bill becomes a law. Jaleel White, who plays the character 'Steven Quincy Urkel' from the program 'Family Matters,' deals with the intricacies of introducing the 'Urkel Air Bill' into Congress. Many political figures during the time, including President Clinton, Robert Dole, Cleo Fields, and Tom Foley, also participate in the skit. This footage is provided by the Clinton Presidential Library.

This footage has been taken from the original recording produced by the White House Television Office (WHTV).

Date: February 20, 1993 (broadcast date)
Location: White House. Washington, DC (broadcast location)
U.S. Capitol. Washington, DC (filming location)

ARC Identifier: 6115804

Access Restriction(s): unrestricted

Camera: White House Television (WHTV) / Main

Local Identifiers: MT00179


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“Steve Urkel and the Urkel Air Bill (1993),” Clinton Digital Library, accessed February 20, 2024,