History Stories
CATEGORY: U.S. Congress
6 Famous Congressional Investigations
May 9, 2017

Find out the first-ever congressional investigation and other probes into organized crime, illegal spying and a famous tragedy at sea. Read More

7 Things You May Not Know About Jeannette Rankin
November 2, 2016

Explore some fascinating facts about the first woman in Congress. Read More

5 Former Slaves Turned Statesmen
May 4, 2016

From a former manservant to a little-known Civil War veteran, meet five men who rose up from slavery to become part of the United States’ first generation of black congressmen. Read More