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Blocked Bill
Blocked Bill
Blocked Bill
Michael R. Lemov recalls his colleague Joe Miller explaining why the Consumer Product Safety Act was held in the House Rules Committee in 1972.
Michael R. Lemov, Chief Counsel, Investigations Subcommittee, House Interstate and Foreign Commerce Committee
"Boland Girl"
"Boland Girl"
"Boland Girl"
Linda Melconian discusses her first experience on the campaign trail for Massachusetts Representative Edward Boland.
Linda Melconian, Assistant Counsel and Legislative Assistant, Speaker Thomas P. (Tip) O'Neill, Jr., of Massachusetts
Briefing Members at the Capitol Police Headquarters
Briefing Members at the Capitol Police Headquarters
Briefing Members at the Capitol Police Headquarters
Updates for Members at the Capitol Police Headquarters on September 11th.
Jim Rohan, Deputy Chief of Police, U.S. Capitol Police
Busy Republican Cloakroom
Busy Republican Cloakroom
Busy Republican Cloakroom
Frank Mitchell remembers the Republican Cloakroom as a place Members would gather, rest, and talk in private.
Frank Mitchell, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
Campaign to Become First Female Page
Campaign to Become First Female Page
Campaign to Become First Female Page
Felda Looper reflects on her first meeting with then Majority Whip Carl Albert of Oklahoma.
Felda Looper, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
Campaigning as a Student
Campaigning as a Student
Campaigning as a Student
Betsy Wright Hawkings recalls how she was drawn to politics by her experience in the 1980 presidential election campaign.
Betsy Wright Hawkings, Chief of Staff, Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut
Capitol Page School
Capitol Page School
Capitol Page School
Memories of the Capitol Page School during the 1940s.
Joe Bartlett, Clerk to the Minority, U.S. House of Representatives
Capitol Police
Capitol Police
Capitol Police
The Capitol Police on September 11th.
Jim Rohan, Deputy Chief of Police, U.S. Capitol Police
Casework
Casework
Casework
Linda Steele describes how she helped constituents over the phone.
Linda Steele, Deputy Chief of Staff, Representative Bob Michel of Illinois
Chairman Emanuel Celler's Strategy
Chairman Emanuel Celler's Strategy
Chairman Emanuel Celler's Strategy
Robert Kimball describes Judiciary Chairman Emanuel Celler of New York's strategy for passing the Civil Rights Act in committee.
Robert Kimball, Legislative Assistant, Representative John V. Lindsay of New York
Challenge to the Institutional Structure
Challenge to the Institutional Structure
Challenge to the Institutional Structure
Carlottia Scott discusses the obstacles she faced in the House as an African-American woman.
Carlottia Scott, Chief of Staff, Representatives Ronald V. Dellums and Barbara Lee of California
Change in Appropriations after September 11th
Change in Appropriations after September 11th
Change in Appropriations after September 11th
Insight into the changes to the appropriations process after September 11th.
Melissa Koloszar, Legislative Director, Representative James P. Moran of Virginia