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The Dellums Amendment: Part Three
The Dellums Amendment: Part Three
The Dellums Amendment: Part Three
Representative Dellums describes the “highest point” in his political life.
The Honorable Ronald V. Dellums, U.S. Representative of California
The Dellums Amendment: Part Two
The Dellums Amendment: Part Two
The Dellums Amendment: Part Two
Representative Dellums reflects on the possible impact of the passage of his measure for U.S. economic sanctions against South Africa in 1986.
The Honorable Ronald V. Dellums, U.S. Representative of California
The Democratic Cloakroom
The Democratic Cloakroom
The Democratic Cloakroom
Recollections of the Democratic Cloakroom.
Donnald K. Anderson, Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives
The Democratic Cloakroom
The Democratic Cloakroom
The Democratic Cloakroom
Linda Melconian describes the way then-Majority Whip Tip O'Neill introduced her to the Democratic Cloakroom.
Linda Melconian, Assistant Counsel and Legislative Assistant, Speaker Thomas P. (Tip) O'Neill, Jr., of Massachusetts
The Harris Amendment Debate
The Harris Amendment Debate
The Harris Amendment Debate
Robert Kimball recounts a dramatic moment during the floor debate on the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
Robert Kimball, Legislative Assistant, Representative John V. Lindsay of New York
The House Assembles in the Ways and Means Committee Room
The House Assembles in the Ways and Means Committee Room
The House Assembles in the Ways and Means Committee Room
Recollections of the 81st Congress (1949-1951) which met in the House Ways and Means Committee Room.
Joe Bartlett, Clerk to the Minority, U.S. House of Representatives
The House Floor on December 8, 1941
The House Floor on December 8, 1941
The House Floor on December 8, 1941
Recollections of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s "Day of Infamy" speech.
Myles Garrigan, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
The House Moves First
The House Moves First
The House Moves First
Benjamin Zelenko explains why the House moved before the Senate on the civil rights bill.
Benjamin Zelenko, Counsel, House Committee on the Judiciary
The Republican Cloakroom
The Republican Cloakroom
The Republican Cloakroom
Reflections on the Republican Cloakroom during the 1960s.
Frank Mitchell, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
The Rules of the House
The Rules of the House
The Rules of the House
Ronald W. Lasch demonstrates the way the House Rules maintain order in debate.
Ronald W. Lasch, Republican Floor Assistant and Minority Postmaster
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
The Voting Rights Act of 1965
Detailed account of Louisiana Representative Hale Boggs' decision to speak on behalf of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.
Cokie Roberts, Congressional Correspondent and Daughter of Representatives Hale and Lindy Boggs of Louisiana
Title IX Vote
Title IX Vote
Title IX Vote
The Honorable Martha Elizabeth Keys describes a memorable vote on the House Floor.
The Honorable Martha Elizabeth Keys, U.S. Representative of Kansas