History on the Hill: Congress in the 20th Century

Solicited by C-SPAN
Endorsed by the Society for History in the Federal Government

Saturday, April 4, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Type: Roundtable Discussion

Tags: General/Survey; Politics; Social and Cultural

Abstract

From Federal Hall to Capitol Hill, the U.S. Congress has changed in size, demographics and procedures since its inception. This roundtable will explore Congress’s relationship with the president, its legislative output, and the role of political parties and leaders.

Session Participants

Chair: Steve Scully

Panelist: Carl Hulse, New York Times

Panelist: Betty K. Koed, United States Senate

Panelist: Frances Lee, Princeton University