Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives, Jim Oliver Collection
Flo Dwyer of New Jersey distributed this handbill, her image next to the Capitol, in support of one of the later campaigns of her 16-year House career. It highlights remarkable accomplishments, including her role in the development of a cease-fire plan to end the war in Vietnam and the establishment of the Environmental Protection Agency. The sheer volume and duration of her work is also noted, in the statement that “Presidents Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson and Nixon have presented Flo Dwyer with 25 pens used to sign. . . Dwyer-backed bills into law. Flo makes a differerence!"