Rayburn: A Biography
Donald Bacon, author of the book [Rayburn: A Biography}, talked about his book and the inspiration for the book, Sam Rayburn. Mr. Rayburn was a Democratic member of the House of Representatives from Texas. Mr. Bacon offered his thoughts Representative Rayburn and his process for researching and writing the book. close
Before a vote why does the chair say “ A Sufficient number having arisen” what does that mean? A second is needed for a…
What’s the specific oath taken by Members of Congress? Do they have to take it?
Telephone lines were open for comments on the question “Your Opinion of Congress.” Video clips were shown of…
Transition in New Congress
Don Ritchie talked about the history of Congressional transitions.