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Evolving Campaigns
Evolving Campaigns
Evolving Campaigns
The Honorable Nicola S. (Niki) Tsongas compares campaigning when her husband served in Congress and her own House tenure.
The Honorable Nicola S. (Niki) Tsongas, U.S. Representative of Massachusetts
Experience, Not Gender
Experience, Not Gender
Experience, Not Gender
The Honorable Helen Delich Bentley describes how her experience as a journalist and knowledge of her district were more important than her gender in congressional campaigns.
The Honorable Helen Delich Bentley, U.S. Representative of Maryland
First Campaign
First Campaign
First Campaign
The Honorable Elizabeth Holtzman recalls the importance of reaching voters directly through campaigning in her neighborhood.
The Honorable Elizabeth Holtzman, U.S. Representative of New York
First Political Experience: Part One
First Political Experience: Part One
First Political Experience: Part One
The Honorable Helen Delich Bentley describes working on Nevada Representative Jim Scrugham's U.S. Senate campaign.
The Honorable Helen Delich Bentley, U.S. Representative of Maryland
First Political Experience: Part Two
First Political Experience: Part Two
First Political Experience: Part Two
The Honorable Helen Delich Bentley reflects on the nature of campaigning.
The Honorable Helen Delich Bentley, U.S. Representative of Maryland
Gender and the Campaign
Gender and the Campaign
Gender and the Campaign
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke reflects on California's political atmosphere during her congressional campaign in 1972.
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, U.S. Representative of California
Getting Involved
Getting Involved
Getting Involved
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson describes her early campaign experience before serving in Congress.
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson, U.S. Representative of South Carolina
"Give Your Chair to a Lady"
"Give Your Chair to a Lady"
"Give Your Chair to a Lady"
Muriel Morisey recalls Representative Shirley Chisholm's campaign to become Democratic Caucus chair.
Muriel Morisey, Senior Legislative Assistant, Representative Shirley Chisholm of New York
"I Knew My Life Was Never Going to Be the Same"
"I Knew My Life Was Never Going to Be the Same"
"I Knew My Life Was Never Going to Be the Same"
Liz Abzug describes her personal role in her mother’s political campaigns.
Liz Abzug, Daughter of U.S. Representative Bella Savitzky Abzug of New York
"I'm Not Wishy-Washy"
"I'm Not Wishy-Washy"
"I'm Not Wishy-Washy"
The Honorable Shelley Berkley describes her 2000 campaign button design.
The Honorable Shelley Berkley, U.S. Representative of Nevada
"I Wasn't Supposed to Win"
"I Wasn't Supposed to Win"
"I Wasn't Supposed to Win"
The Honorable Constance A. Morella reflects on her personable campaigning efforts in 1986.
The Honorable Constance A. Morella, U.S. Representative of Maryland
Intricate Campaign Advertisement
Intricate Campaign Advertisement
Intricate Campaign Advertisement
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson describes the difficult task her campaign faced in demonstrating that she "could be a woman, a mother, and a good, tough politician."
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson, U.S. Representative of South Carolina