Language of Congress
Terms and concepts involved in the legislative process are defined, discussed and illustrated with video footage from the House and… read more
Terms and concepts involved in the legislative process are defined, discussed and illustrated with video footage from the House and Senate. Terms covered include: congressional bills, amendment, quorum, cloture, veto, revise and extend, Congressional Record, joint session and joint meeting of Congress. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Walter J. Oleszek Analyst Congressional Research Service
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