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A Letter to Republicans
A Letter to Republicans
A Letter to Republicans
Representative Paul Findley of Illinois recounts a letter he wrote to fellow Republicans during the debate on the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
The Honorable Paul Findley, U.S. Representative of Illinois
"A Long Line of Politicians"
"A Long Line of Politicians"
"A Long Line of Politicians"
The Honorable Susan Molinari remembers growing up in a political family.
The Honorable Susan Molinari, U.S. Representative of New York
"A Man's World"
"A Man's World"
"A Man's World"
The Honorable Linda Smith reflects on the challenges faced by women in politics when she served in the state legislature and in Congress.
The Honorable Linda Smith, U.S. Representative of Washington
A Meaningful CODEL
A Meaningful CODEL
A Meaningful CODEL
The Honorable Susan Molinari recalls being on a congressional delegation in Bosnia and Herzegovina while pregnant.
The Honorable Susan Molinari, U.S. Representative of New York
A New Generation of Members
A New Generation of Members
A New Generation of Members
Ronald W. Lasch remembers an influx of younger Members changing the House in the 1970s.
Ronald W. Lasch, Republican Floor Assistant and Minority Postmaster
A States' Rights Lens
A States' Rights Lens
A States' Rights Lens
Representative Edwards reflects on trying to balance the need for change and states' rights.
The Honorable William Jackson (Jack) Edwards, U.S. Representative of Alabama
A Surprise Victory
A Surprise Victory
A Surprise Victory
The Honorable Elizabeth Furse recollects her first campaign for Congress.
The Honorable Elizabeth Furse, U.S. Representative of Oregon
A Trip to the White House
A Trip to the White House
A Trip to the White House
Memories of a Page trip to visit President Franklin D. Roosevelt at the White House.
Myles Garrigan, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
"A Wait-and-See Attitude"
"A Wait-and-See Attitude"
"A Wait-and-See Attitude"
The Honorable Claudine Schneider remembers interacting with male Members shortly after her arrival in Congress.
The Honorable Claudine Schneider, U.S. Representative of Rhode Island
A Woman Representative on the Agriculture Committee
A Woman Representative on the Agriculture Committee
A Woman Representative on the Agriculture Committee
The Honorable Eva M. Clayton describes the obstacles she faced on the Agriculture Committee.
The Honorable Eva M. Clayton, U.S. Representative of North Carolina
"A Woman Who Was Willing to Talk about Women"
"A Woman Who Was Willing to Talk about Women"
"A Woman Who Was Willing to Talk about Women"
Gwendolyn Mink describes the importance of women in Congress.
Gwendolyn Mink, daughter of the Honorable Patsy Takemoto Mink of Hawaii
A Women's Perspective on Committee Work
A Women's Perspective on Committee Work
A Women's Perspective on Committee Work
The Honorable Susan Molinari remembers debating Representative John Boehner of Ohio during a committee hearing.
The Honorable Susan Molinari, U.S. Representative of New York