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    Senator Packwood Harassment Allegations

    The committee heard testimony from attorneys in a hearing on a motion from a group of Oregonians challenging the 1992 election of Senator Bob Packwood of Oregon. Shortly after the…

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    Senate Television

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    Library of Congress Security and Management

    Mr. Billington and others testified about security of the collections and management practices at the Library of Congress.

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    Creation of Select POW-MIA Affairs Committee

    The Rules committee heard testimony on S. 82, legislation that would create a Senate select committee to oversee the investigation into POW-MIA’s remaining in other countries…

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    Campaign Finance Reform and FEC Authorization

    The committee heard testimony on the reauthorization of the Federal Election Commission and on the reform of presidential campaign financing. FEC officials requested an additional $6.6…

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    Committee on the Organization of Congress

    Senators Boren (D-OK) and Domenici (R-NM) teamed up with Reps. Hamilton (D-IN) and Gradison (R-OH) to author a joint resolution calling for a comprehensive reform of the…

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    Disputed Louisiana Senate Election Part 2

    After a recess for separate party discussions, members continued to debate whether or not investigations should proceed into voter fraud allegations against Senator Landrieu. Senator…

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    Campaign Finance Reform

    Committee members heard testimony from legislators and several campaign experts concerning the latest Senate legislation to reform campaign finance regulations, S. 1219. They examined how…

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    Campaign Finance Investigation Funding

    Committee members heard testimony from the chair and ranking member of the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee concerning its investigation into campaign finance irregularities in the…

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    Disputed Louisiana Senate Election

    Committee members heard from Senator Landrieu’s attorneys and Mr. Jenkins concerning the validity of Mr. Jenkins' claims of voter fraud in the Louisiana Senate election in…

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    Allowing Television in the Senate

    Due to the age of the Original Tapes, the Audio and/or Video may drop out.

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    Campaign Finance Reform

    The committee heard testimony on legislative bills concerning campaign finance reform. In the third hearing in a series on the subject, the committee heard from witnesses from special…

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    Voter Registration Procedures

    The committee heard testimony on S.250, the National Voter Registration Act of 1991. The second in a series of hearings on voter registration, witnesses included representatives of civil…

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    Allowing Television in the Senate

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    Campaign Finance Reform

    The committee heard from members of Congress on campaign finance reform legislation, including S.3, the Congressional Campaign Spending Limit and Election Reform Act of 1993, sponsored by…

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    Dismissal of Petition to Unseat Sen. Packwood

    In the televised portion of the committee hearing, members spoke on the petition by a group of Oregon voters to unseat Senator Bob Packwood on charges of defrauding Oregon voters. The…

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    Senator Packwood Harassment Allegations

    The committee heard testimony on petitions brought to the committee by Oregon citizens calling for the committee to void the election victory of Senator Bob Packwood the previous…

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    Capitol Security Issues

    The witnesses testified about encouraging Congress to move rapidly on approving the building of a visitors' center. The concern for the safety of those working at the capitol was also…

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    Operating Budgets for Senate Committees

    The committee heard testimony from senators on the operating budget requests for Senate committees. The witnesses discussed the costs outlined in their budget requests, including their…

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