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Anita Hill and a Capitol Protest
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder discusses using the media to her advantage during the 1991 controversy involving Anita Hill and the nomination of Clarence Thomas for Supreme Court Justice.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Anita Hill and a Capitol Protest
Anita Hill and a Capitol Protest
Being a Member of Congress with Young Children
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder describes the difficulty of maintaining professionalism while traveling with her young children.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Being a Member of Congress with Young Children
Being a Member of Congress with Young Children
Generational Divide
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder relays her surprise at the generational divide between women Members.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Generational Divide
Generational Divide
Getting an Unlikely Spot on the Armed Services Committee
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder recalls her surprising route to a seat on the Armed Services Committee.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Getting an Unlikely Spot on the Armed Services Committee
Getting an Unlikely Spot on the Armed Services Committee
"I'm Going to Do It. Deal with It."
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder advises women to be bold and seek professional advancement.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
"I'm Going to Do It. Deal with It."
"I'm Going to Do It. Deal with It."
"It's Her!"
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder describes the confusion that occurred when she arrived in the House as a new Member.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
"It's Her!"
"It's Her!"
Role of Gender in the Campaign
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder describes the way the media, the public, and her new colleagues reacted to her candidacy as a married woman with young children.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Role of Gender in the Campaign
Role of Gender in the Campaign
Sharing a Chair with Representative Ron Dellums of California
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder describes the power of the chairman of the Armed Services Committee.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Sharing a Chair with Representative Ron Dellums of California
Sharing a Chair with Representative Ron Dellums of California
"She Wins, We Win," and the FBI
Congresswoman Schroeder wanted to accomplish several things with her campaign slogan, including communicating her stance on humanitarian rights and clearly stating her gender. Unexpectedly, it also prompted FBI surveillance of her 1972 campaign.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
"She Wins, We Win," and the FBI
"She Wins, We Win," and the FBI
Unorthodox Campaign Materials
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder describes her campaign flyers for the 1972 congressional campaign.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Unorthodox Campaign Materials
Unorthodox Campaign Materials
Women and the Bicentennial
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder describes the ways gender roles shaped the Bicentennial programs.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Women and the Bicentennial
Women and the Bicentennial
"Year of the Woman" and Incremental Gains
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder discusses the slow rise in the number of women in Congress.
The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
"Year of the Woman" and Incremental Gains
"Year of the Woman" and Incremental Gains