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    Foley Speakership

    Former Representative Foley spoke about his experiences as speaker of the House of Representatives and the role of speaker. Following his remarks he and former colleagues talked about…

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    Presidential-Congressional Relations in a New Century

    Pfiffner’s and Polsby’s topic was “President and Congress at the Turn of the Century: Structural Sources of Conflict.” Wayne’s topic was “Congress and Presidential Leadership.” Davidson’s topic was…

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    Presidential Mandates and Congressional Leadership

    Cohen’s topic is “The Impact of Campaign Message and Election Mandates on Presidential-Congressional Relations.” Oleszek’s topic is “Herding Cats: Presidential Coalition-Building in the Senate.” Fisher’s…

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    Measuring Presidential Success

    Thurber and Dulio’s topic is “Presidential-Congressional Relations and the Politics of the Appropriations Process.” Dietz’s topic is “Presidential Influence in Congress: New Solutions to Old…

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    Lobbying Congressional Leadership

    Mr. Biggs compared and contrasted lobbying styles from other countries to the current style in the United States. After his remarks he responded to questions from the students.

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    Honor in the House: Speaker Tom Foley

    Mr. Biggs talked about his book, Honor in the House: Speaker Tom Foley, published by Washington State University Press. He reflected on his career as a staff member for Representative Foley…

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    Washington Journal (First Ever Airing)

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers, and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes, and…

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    Public Image of Congressional Functions

    Journalists, politicians and academics discussed the image of Congress, exploring the ways in which members of Congress present themselves to the public.

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    Media Bias in Reporting on Congress

    The participants discussed the role of the media in reporting on the Congress. They analyzed the evolution of media bias and the need for fair journalism in Washington, D.C.

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    Press Secretaries' Roundtable

    Three members of Washington politicians' staff discussed their involvement with Sunday morning public affairs television programs. Jeffrey Biggs, Press Secretary to House Speaker Foley,…

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