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Actively Involved
Actively Involved
Actively Involved
The Honorable Kendrick B. Meek remembers his mother's active involvement in the community and how she enjoyed helping people.
The Honorable Kendrick B. Meek, U.S. Representative of Florida and Son of U.S. Representative Carrie P. Meek of Florida
Being a Working Mother
Being a Working Mother
Being a Working Mother
Betsy Wright Hawkings describes the difficulties of building a career as a working mother.
Betsy Wright Hawkings, Chief of Staff, Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut
Campaigning for Mom
Campaigning for Mom
Campaigning for Mom
Liz Abzug remembers the emotional toll of campaigning for her mother.
Liz Abzug, Daughter of U.S. Representative Bella Savitzky Abzug of New York
"Carrie, You Should Run"
"Carrie, You Should Run"
"Carrie, You Should Run"
The Honorable Kendrick B. Meek recalls his mother's early involvement in Florida state politics.
The Honorable Kendrick B. Meek, U.S. Representative of Florida and Son of U.S. Representative Carrie P. Meek of Florida
Coming to Washington D.C.
Coming to Washington D.C.
Coming to Washington D.C.
Gwendolyn Mink recalls her family's transition to living in Washington D.C. after her mother was elected to Congress.
Gwendolyn Mink, daughter of the Honorable Patsy Takemoto Mink of Hawaii
Congresswoman Katharine Byron
Congresswoman Katharine Byron
Congresswoman Katharine Byron
The Honorable Beverly Barton Butcher Byron shares memories of her mother-in-law, Representative Katharine Byron of Maryland.
The Honorable Beverly Barton Butcher Byron, U.S. Representative of Maryland
Criticism of Representative Mink: Part One
Criticism of Representative Mink: Part One
Criticism of Representative Mink: Part One
Gwendolyn Mink describes the way her mother dealt with criticism.
Gwendolyn Mink, daughter of the Honorable Patsy Takemoto Mink of Hawaii
Criticism of Representative Mink: Part Two
Criticism of Representative Mink: Part Two
Criticism of Representative Mink: Part Two
Gwendolyn Mink describes the different ways her mother was criticized for her political positions.
Gwendolyn Mink, daughter of the Honorable Patsy Takemoto Mink of Hawaii
Dining Out with Bella Abzug
Dining Out with Bella Abzug
Dining Out with Bella Abzug
Liz Abzug recalls that her mother’s national profile focused attention on her family wherever they went.
Liz Abzug, Daughter of U.S. Representative Bella Savitzky Abzug of New York
Effective Campaign Manager
Effective Campaign Manager
Effective Campaign Manager
Cokie Roberts describes her mother's role as campaign manager for her father when he served in Congress.
Cokie Roberts, Congressional Correspondent and Daughter of Representatives Hale and Lindy Boggs of Louisiana
Elizabeth Andrews of Alabama
Elizabeth Andrews of Alabama
Elizabeth Andrews of Alabama
Jane Andrews Hinds recalls how her parents met while her mother was a home economics teacher.
Jane Andrews Hinds, Daughter of the Honorable George and Elizabeth Andrews of Alabama
Family and Politics
Family and Politics
Family and Politics
Betsy Wright Hawkings recalls the political allegiances in her family and how her mother gave her the confidence to be ambitious.
Betsy Wright Hawkings, Chief of Staff, Representative Christopher Shays of Connecticut