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"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
"Carrie, You Should Run"
"Carrie, You Should Run"
Casework
Linda Steele describes how she helped constituents over the phone.
Linda Steele, Deputy Chief of Staff, Representative Bob Michel of Illinois
Casework
Casework
Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee
The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen explains how Republicans select Members to chair House committees.
The Honorable Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, U.S. Representative of Florida
Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee
Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee
Chairing a "Caucus of Stars"
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke shares memories of the Congressional Black Caucus.
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, U.S. Representative of California
Chairing a "Caucus of Stars"
Chairing a "Caucus of Stars"
Chairman Emanuel Celler's Strategy
Robert Kimball describes Judiciary Chairman Emanuel Celler of New York's strategy for passing the Civil Rights Act in committee.
Robert Kimball, Legislative Assistant, Representative John V. Lindsay of New York
Chairman Emanuel Celler's Strategy
Chairman Emanuel Celler's Strategy
Chairman Rostenkowski's Leadership Style
The Honorable Barbara Bailey Kennelly shares memories of Representative Daniel Rostenkowski of Illinois.
The Honorable Barbara Bailey Kennelly, U.S. Representative of Connecticut
Chairman Rostenkowski's Leadership Style
Chairman Rostenkowski's Leadership Style
Chairmen and Seniority
Representative Dellums shares memories of his ascension to chairman of the House Armed Services Committee.
The Honorable Ronald V. Dellums, U.S. Representative of California
Chairmen and Seniority
Chairmen and Seniority
Challenge to the Institutional Structure
Carlottia Scott discusses the obstacles she faced in the House as an African-American woman.
Carlottia Scott, Chief of Staff, Representatives Ronald V. Dellums and Barbara Lee of California
Challenge to the Institutional Structure
Challenge to the Institutional Structure
Challenges
The Honorable Donna F. Edwards talks about the financial challenges many women faced when running for Congress.
The Honorable Donna F. Edwards, U.S. Representative of Maryland
Challenges
Challenges
Challenges Facing Women Candidates
The Honorable Sue Myrick encourages women to run for national office and explains the importance of fundraising.
The Honorable Sue Myrick, U.S. Representative of North Carolina
Challenges Facing Women Candidates
Challenges Facing Women Candidates
Challenging Congressional District
The Honorable Jill Lynette Long Thompson describes the challenges of representing a competitive congressional district.
The Honorable Jill Lynette Long Thompson, U.S. Representative of Indiana
Challenging Congressional District
Challenging Congressional District
Challenging "Regular Order"
The Honorable Eva M. Clayton describes how women Members wanted her to become freshmen class president.
The Honorable Eva M. Clayton, U.S. Representative of North Carolina
Challenging "Regular Order"
Challenging "Regular Order"