7,087Jan 23, 2012
Conservative Black Forum
African-American Republican leaders held a forum to discuss the black community and the conservative movement. Topics included unemployment in the African-American community and ways to bring ...
631Jan 19, 2012
Southern Republican Leadership Conference
The Southern Republican Leadership Conference met in Charleston, South Carolina. Speakers included Senator Lindsey Graham, and Republican 2012 presidential candidate Rick Santorum,
585Nov 7, 2007
Slave Labor and U.S. Capitol Construction
In the first panel, Rep. Lewis, Senator Lincoln, and other members of the U.S. Capitol Slave Labor Task Force testified about the important part played by slaves in the construction of the U.S. ...
167Jul 21, 2007
The State of African American Literacy
Former Rep. J.C. Watts delivered the annual State of African American Literacy address. Topics included literacy as a pathway to economic, political, and social leadership. He ...
15Mar 8, 2004
Lawmakers talked about cooperation between local, state and federal government agencies. Among the topics they addressed were homeland security and emergency response, education programs, ...
133Feb 5, 2004
National Prayer Breakfast
President Bush and others spoke at an annual prayer breakfast for lawmakers. They offered thanks for the blessings bestowed on America and prayed for U.S. forces deployed overseas. During ...
4Nov 17, 2003
Republican Fundraising Dinner
Former Representative Watts and Governor Pataki spoke to party supporters about various issues, including efforts to combat terrorism and the 2004 elections.
21May 15, 2003
Republican Congressional Leadership Elections
After an organizational meeting and leadership elections by the House Republican Caucus, its leaders talked with reporters about the upcoming 107th Congress which begins in January.
10Apr 28, 2003
Republican Party Issues
Former Representative Watts spoke to Republican Party supporters about the Republican Party agenda, the state of the economy, and conservative philosophies.
35Apr 8, 2003
Republican and business leaders met to discuss several initiatives to fight AIDS. Among the topics they addressed were the global scope of the pandemic, developing public-private partnerships ...
39Jan 20, 2003
Book Discussion on What Color Is a Conservative?
J.C. Watts, Jr., a retiring Oklahoma Congressman, discussed his memoir What Color is a Conservative? My Life and My Politics, published by HarperCollins. Mr. Watts shared his ...
65Jan 13, 2003
American Principles and Values
Panelists talked about American principals, values, and the state of American culture. Among the topics they addressed were levels of civic participation, America’s role in the world, ...
17Jan 5, 2003
What Color Is a Conservative?: Booksigning
Former U.S. Representative Watts signed copies of his memoir What Color Is a Conservative?: My Life and My Politics, published by HarperCollins. Among the people with whom he talked ...
40Nov 13, 2002
26Oct 17, 2002
Homeland Security Legislation
22Oct 2, 2002
Salute to Retiring Leadership
Republican members of the House of Representatives recognized retiring congressmen Dick Armey and J.C. Watts. Vice President Cheney spoke about the accomplishments of both men, and he briefly ...
112Sep 26, 2002
75Sep 24, 2002
98Sep 18, 2002
14Aug 13, 2002
The Department of Defense and the Army
As part of the 15th anniversary of the Army Management Staff College,
House Republican Conference chairman Rep. Watts talked about education policy, families, U.S. defense budget, and ...
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