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Claudine for Congress
Claudine for Congress
Claudine for Congress
When it came to campaign buttons, Congresswoman Schneider wanted the emphasis on her first name. After her unsuccessful bid for Congress, voters of the district sported “Next Time, Claudine” bumper stickers. For her second campaign, she used a slogan that already had a ring to it.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
"Congress Needs a Conscience"
"Congress Needs a Conscience"
"Congress Needs a Conscience"
The Honorable Claudine Schneider shares a memory of Representative Millicent Fenwick of New Jersey.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Early Expectations
Early Expectations
Early Expectations
The Honorable Claudine Schneider remembers her parents pushing her to pursue gendered career options.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Gender, Age, and Congress
Gender, Age, and Congress
Gender, Age, and Congress
The Honorable Claudine Schneider discusses her constituents' range of opinions about electing a woman to Congress.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Jeannette Rankin's Statue
Jeannette Rankin's Statue
Jeannette Rankin's Statue
The Honorable Claudine Schneider shares a memory of unveiling the Jeannette Rankin statue for the National Statuary Hall Collection.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Motivation to Run for Congress
Motivation to Run for Congress
Motivation to Run for Congress
The Honorable Claudine Schneider explains how she asked Members why they ran for national office and the different answers she received from men and women.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
"Next Time, Claudine"
"Next Time, Claudine"
"Next Time, Claudine"
The Honorable Claudine Schneider remembers community support after losing her first election to Congress and her motivation to run a second time.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Raising Money
Raising Money
Raising Money
The Honorable Claudine Schneider reflects on how it was easier to raise money during her second run for Congress in 1980.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
The "Gypsy Moths"
The "Gypsy Moths"
The "Gypsy Moths"
The Honorable Claudine Schneider recalls being noticed by President Reagan for her coalition-building skills.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Turning Point
Turning Point
Turning Point
The Honorable Claudine Schneider describes an event that sparked support from women during her campaign in 1980.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Unique Responsibility
Unique Responsibility
Unique Responsibility
The Honorable Claudine Schneider remembers balancing her personal values with her party's policy positions.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
Unsuccessful Committee Bid
Unsuccessful Committee Bid
Unsuccessful Committee Bid
The Honorable Claudine Schneider describes her attempt to get on the Energy and Commerce Committee.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island