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Convincing Women to Run for Congress
Convincing Women to Run for Congress
Convincing Women to Run for Congress
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson speculates on why more South Carolina women haven't run for Congress and recalls her efforts to encourage women to be more active.
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson, U.S. Representative of South Carolina
"Crazy Time in Life"
"Crazy Time in Life"
"Crazy Time in Life"
The Honorable Shelley Berkley remembers balancing her family life and congressional duties.
The Honorable Shelley Berkley, U.S. Representative of Nevada
Creative Campaigning
Creative Campaigning
Creative Campaigning

The Honorable Mary Rose Oakar describes a unique campaign strategy she used in her first House campaign. 

The Honorable Mary Rose Oakar, U.S. Representative of Ohio
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
D.C. National Guard
D.C. National Guard
D.C. National Guard
Supplemental security at the Capitol in the months after the attacks .
James Varey, Chief, U.S. Capitol Police
Dancing with Officers
Dancing with Officers
Dancing with Officers
Mary Ellen Atkins describes entertainment provided for the residents of Scott's Hotel.
Mary Ellen Atkins, Secretary, Representative Karl Le Compte of Iowa
Davis, Davis, and Davis
Davis, Davis, and Davis
Davis, Davis, and Davis
Joe Strickland describes reporting a committee hearing and methods of differentiating between Members with the same last name.
Joe Strickland, Chief Reporter, Office of Official Reporters
Day of Infamy: Part One
Day of Infamy: Part One
Day of Infamy: Part One
The Honorable Clarence J. Brown Jr. remembers being on the House Floor during President Roosevelt's "Day of Infamy" speech and sitting next to Congresswoman Jeannette Rankin of Montana.
The Honorable Clarence J. Brown Jr., U.S. Representative of Ohio
Day of Infamy: Part Two
Day of Infamy: Part Two
Day of Infamy: Part Two
The Honorable Clarence J. Brown Jr. describes the aftermath of Jeannette Rankin's "no" vote when the House approved the declaration of war against Japan on December 8, 1941.
The Honorable Clarence J. Brown Jr., U.S. Representative of Ohio
DC Public School
DC Public School
DC Public School
James Johnson recalls the public school he attended while the House sorted his employment.
James Johnson, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
Debating a Pregnant Member
Debating a Pregnant Member
Debating a Pregnant Member
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke remembers Members of Congress trying to find someone with "the nerve" to debate her while she was pregnant.
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, U.S. Representative of California