150th Anniversary of the Senate Appropriations Committee
To mark the 150th anniversary of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Senate Historian Betty Koed reflected on the committee’s history. Senators Thad Cochran (R-MS) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT), the committee’s Chair and Vice Chair, also spoke.
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Thad Cochran U.S. Senator (Class 2) [R] Mississippi
Charlie Houy Staff Director (Former) Senate Appropriations Committee
Betty K. Koed Historian U.S. Senate
Patrick J. Leahy U.S. Senator (Class 3) [D] Vermont
Anna Schneider Trustee U.S. Capitol Historical Society
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Tributes to Senator Cochran
Republicans and Democrats in the Senate paid tribute to Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS), who was retiring April 1, 2018.…
Q&A with Betty Koed
U.S. Senate Historian Betty Koed talked about key moments in Senate history, as well as the work done by her office.
Senators Pay Tribute to Senator Bill Nelson
Senators came to the floor to talk about retiring Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL).
Q&A with Mark Farkas
C-SPAN producer Mark Farkas talked about C-SPAN’s new original production, “The Senate: Conflict and Compromise.”