Speakers of the House: Conflict and Challenge
Participants discussed the history of the House Speaker’s office and the challenges faced by the Speaker in the future. They also took questions from the audience of students.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Thomas "Tom" S. Foley U.S. Representative (Former) [D] Washington
- Kevin Phillips Publisher and Editor American Political Report
- James "Jim" R. Sasser U.S. Senator (Former) [D] Tennessee
- Karen Shepherd U.S. Representative (Former) [D] Utah
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