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Running for the Ways and Means Committee
Running for the Ways and Means Committee
Running for the Ways and Means Committee
The Honorable Barbara Bailey Kennelly explains the challenges she faced to get a seat on the Ways and Means Committee.
The Honorable Barbara Bailey Kennelly, U.S. Representative of Connecticut
Running for Vice Chair of the Republican Conference
Running for Vice Chair of the Republican Conference
Running for Vice Chair of the Republican Conference
The Honorable Melissa A. Hart explains why she wanted to run for a leadership position in the Republican Conference and the practical benefits of her unsuccessful campaign.
The Honorable Melissa A. Hart, U.S. Representative of Pennsylvania
Running in a New District
Running in a New District
Running in a New District
Liz Abzug details the challenges posed by her mother’s new congressional district in the 1972 election.
Liz Abzug, Daughter of U.S. Representative Bella Savitzky Abzug of New York
Running the Democratic Cloakroom
Running the Democratic Cloakroom
Running the Democratic Cloakroom
Detailed explanation of the work of the Democratic Cloakroom staff during the 1970s and 1980s.
Donnald K. Anderson, Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives
Sage Advice
Sage Advice
Sage Advice
The Honorable Kendrick B. Meek shares the memorable advice his mother gave him based on her own experience in public service.
The Honorable Kendrick B. Meek, U.S. Representative of Florida and Son of U.S. Representative Carrie P. Meek of Florida
Salary of a Married Woman
Salary of a Married Woman
Salary of a Married Woman
Patricia Schwartz describes the way marital status created inequalities in pay.
Patricia (Tish) Speed Schwartz, Chief Clerk/Administrator, House Committee on the Judiciary
Santa Barbara Women's Political Committee
Santa Barbara Women's Political Committee
Santa Barbara Women's Political Committee
The Honorable Lois Capps describes her political involvement as a young woman.
The Honorable Lois Capps, U.S. Representative of California
Science Subcommittee Assignments
Science Subcommittee Assignments
Science Subcommittee Assignments
Detailed description of the mechanics of subcommittee assignments at the beginning of a new Congress.
Patricia (Tish) Speed Schwartz, Chief Clerk/Administrator, House Committee on the Judiciary
Scott's Hotel
Scott's Hotel
Scott's Hotel
Mary Ellen Atkins remembers finding a place to live in Washington, D.C., in the early 1940s.
Mary Ellen Atkins, Secretary, Representative Karl Le Compte of Iowa
Scrutinizing Women Members
Scrutinizing Women Members
Scrutinizing Women Members
The Honorable Eva M. Clayton compares the behavior and attire of Congresswomen in 1993 and 1917.
The Honorable Eva M. Clayton, U.S. Representative of North Carolina
Second-Generation American
Second-Generation American
Second-Generation American
The Honorable Shelley Berkley shares her family's Jewish history.
The Honorable Shelley Berkley, U.S. Representative of Nevada
Secretary's Responsibilities
Secretary's Responsibilities
Secretary's Responsibilities
Mary Ellen Atkins describes her daily tasks as a congressional secretary in the 1940s.
Mary Ellen Atkins, Secretary, Representative Karl Le Compte of Iowa