Debate to Expand the Rules Committee

Source: Congressional Record, 87th Congress, 1st Session, Jan. 31, 1961. Vol. 107, pp. 1573–1589. [The…

Debate on repeal of the “21-day rule”

Source: Congressional Record, vol. 96. January 20, 1950 [Representative Adolph J. Sabath of Illinois called…

The “Revolt of 1910” Against Speaker Joseph Cannon

Source: Congressional Record, 61st Congress, 2nd Session, March 17–18, 1910. Vol. 45, pp. 3292–3334, 3389–3417.…

House Debate on the Influence of Alexander Hamilton

Source: Annals of Congress 1792, pp. 695–722 (November, 1792). November 19, 1792 The House again…

House Debate on the Establishment of Post Roads

Source: Annals of Congress 1791, pp. 230–4 (December, 1791). The House resolved itself into a…

The House Version

Source: Congress of the United States In the House of Representatives, Tuesday, the 27th of…

Colfax Massacre Reports

Source: “Condition of the South,” Report Number 261, in Reports of Committees of the House…

First Congress Approves Twelve Amendments

Source: The Essential Bill of Rights, ed. Gordon Lloyd and Margie Lloyd, (Lanham, MD: University…