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Whip Call
Whip Call
Whip Call
Description of Whip calls during the 1950s and 1960s.
Donnald K. Anderson, Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives
William McCulloch of Ohio
William McCulloch of Ohio
William McCulloch of Ohio
Benjamin Zelenko describes Judiciary Committee Ranking Member William McCulloch of Ohio.
Benjamin Zelenko, Counsel, House Committee on the Judiciary
Witness to the Shooting
Witness to the Shooting
Witness to the Shooting
Mike Michaelson explains the difficulties of being an eyewitness to the shooting in the House Chamber.
Mike Michaelson, Superintendent, Radio-TV Gallery, U.S. House of Representatives
Women and Positions of Influence in the House
Women and Positions of Influence in the House
Women and Positions of Influence in the House
Betsy Wright Hawkings reflects on how many women—Members and staff—have gained positions of power in Congress since the beginning of her career.
Betsy Wright Hawkings, Chief of Staff, Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut
Women as Mentors
Women as Mentors
Women as Mentors
Patricia Schwartz discusses the women who gave her valuable advice on the job.
Patricia (Tish) Speed Schwartz, Chief Clerk/Administrator, House Committee on the Judiciary
Women Need to Be Prepared
Women Need to Be Prepared
Women Need to Be Prepared
Betsy Wright Hawkings recalls the sage advice she received from former Representative Nancy Johnson of Connecticut.
Betsy Wright Hawkings, Chief of Staff, Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut
Women on the Rostrum
Women on the Rostrum
Women on the Rostrum
Muftiah McCartin recalls being allowed on the rostrum for the first time.
Muftiah McCartin, Staff Director, House Committee on Rules
Women's Perspective
Women's Perspective
Women's Perspective
Patricia Schwartz describes taking initiative on the job and bringing a women's perspective to the legislative process.
Patricia (Tish) Speed Schwartz, Chief Clerk/Administrator, House Committee on the Judiciary
Women Staff in the 1970s
Women Staff in the 1970s
Women Staff in the 1970s
Linda Melconian explains the lack of opportunities and pay disparities facing women staff in the 1970s.
Linda Melconian, Assistant Counsel and Legislative Assistant, Speaker Thomas P. (Tip) O'Neill, Jr., of Massachusetts
Women Working Together
Women Working Together
Women Working Together
Patricia Schwartz discusses how relationships between women in the workplace have changed over time.
Patricia (Tish) Speed Schwartz, Chief Clerk/Administrator, House Committee on the Judiciary
Working Across the Aisle
Working Across the Aisle
Working Across the Aisle
Muriel Morisey describes working with Republican staff members.
Muriel Morisey, Senior Legislative Assistant, Representative Shirley Chisholm of New York
Working as Legislative Director
Working as Legislative Director
Working as Legislative Director
Betsy Wright Hawkings describes responding to letters from constituents when she first arrived in the office of Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut.
Betsy Wright Hawkings, Chief of Staff, Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut