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  • emAdarand v Penaem
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    Adarand v. Pena

    The participants discussed the Supreme Court case Adarand v. Pena, which questions the practice of affirmative action in awarding federal contracts. Adarand lost the contract to…

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  • Harkin Campaign Appearance
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    Harkin Campaign Appearance

    Senator Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) addressed supporters in the Baltimore/Washington airport the week before the Maryland primary. After receiving the endorsement of former House member Mitchell, Sen. Harkin…

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  • Domestic IssuesBlack America in Crisis
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    Domestic Issues-Black America in Crisis

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  • 1987 Fiscal Appropriations
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    1987 Fiscal Appropriations

    The House debated appropriation and revenue bills for fiscal year 1987. Note: There is video breakup.

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  • South African Divestment
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    South African Divestment

    The House debated divestment from South Africa in response to continued apartheid rule. Note: Due to the age of the original tapes, footage is intermittent and missing. This is an…

    139 views
  • Nicaragua Military and Humanitarian Aid
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    Nicaragua Military and Humanitarian Aid

    The House debated the omnibus budget reconciliation act and foreign policy actions taken place in Nicaragua. Note: This is an incomplete program.

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  • Jefferson Day Dinner
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    Jefferson Day Dinner

    Chairman Paul Kirk gave the keynote speech at the fundraiser dinner. Candidates for U.S. Senate were interviewed.

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  • HazardousWaste Cleanup Program
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    Hazardous-Waste Cleanup Program

    The House debated the hazardous-waste cleanup program. Amendments that were debated included legislation concerning the public accountability of chemical emissions, that allows individuals…

    View in Congressional Chronicle245 views
  • Textile Imports and Growth
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    Textile Imports and Growth

    The House debated a bill to establish new quotas on textile imports and promote growth in domestic textile industries. Note: This is an incomplete program.

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  • Sanctions Against South African Apartheid
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    Sanctions Against South African Apartheid

    The House debated the adoption of a conference report recommending sanctions against South Africa until the end of apartheid and racial segregation. Note: This is an incomplete program.

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  • Life and Career of Parren Mitchell
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    Life and Career of Parren Mitchell

    Parren Mitchell talked about being a representative and the influences in his life.

    166 views
  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House met to consider legislation addressing food aid to and famine relief in Africa. Note: This is an incomplete program.

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House met to consider legislation addressing prescription drug prices, drug patent reform, and funding proposals. Members also discussed immigration reform and student loans. Note: This…

    View in Congressional Chronicle2,611 views
  • Military Weapon Systems
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    Military Weapon Systems

    Members debated the merits of proposed military weapon systems. Note: This is an incomplete program.

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House met to discuss proposals related to school prayer. Note: This is an incomplete program.

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House met to consider a reconciliation rule adjusting levels of Medicare payments and funding. Note: This is an incomplete program.

    View in Congressional Chronicle190 views
  • House Session
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    House Session

    Prime Minister Garret Fitzgerald of Ireland addressed a joint session of Congress.

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  • House Session
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    House Session

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  • House Session
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    House Session

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  • House Session
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    House Session

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