396Feb 2, 2010
Funeral for Former Senator Charles Mathias
The family of former Maryland Senator Charles Mathias held a memorial service for him at the National Cathedral. Speakers included Vice President Joe Biden, former Mathias staffer and ...
132Mar 26, 2007
25th Anniversary of Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Participants commemorated the 25th anniversary of the groundbreaking for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The ceremony included color guards, an invocation, a wreath laying, and taps. It ...
30Dec 19, 1994
Washington Politics and the New Congress
48Aug 17, 1994
Bipartisan Opposition to Senate Filibuster
This was a news conference held by an organization called Action, Not Gridlock! It describes itself as a nonprofit educational group. More than a dozen former senators, representatives, ...
30Jun 17, 1994
Former legislators and administration officials spoke about the impact of filibusters in the U.S. Senate and the need for congressional reform to reduce the import of the minority filibuster.
37Sep 27, 1991
BCCI Investigation, Day 3
THe committee heard testimony on the financial affairs of the Bank of Credit and Commerce International from officials of a Washington bank owned by B.C.C.I. during the third day of hearings ...
11Mar 22, 1990
Business Investment in E. Europe & U.S.S.R.
12May 31, 1989
Campus Perspectives on the Private Sector
The conference was sponsored by the National Commission on Public Service in conjunction with the Brookings Institution.
12May 24, 1989
President's Ethics Proposals
60Mar 30, 1989
The Importance of Being Liberal
Former Senator Mathias defines the importance of liberalism in America. He argues that liberalism allows for freedom of opinion and democracy. He also states that liberalism is an ...
19Mar 29, 1989
Release of Final Report on Public Service
399Nov 15, 1988
Separation of Powers in the Constitution
It is generally agreed by all of the panelists in this roundtable discussion that the separation of powers is important to democracy. Scalia argues that this system prevents any one branch from ...
9Nov 2, 1988
Natl. Security Challenges to Next Admin.
13May 13, 1988
The Judicial Selection Process
8May 9, 1988
10Apr 5, 1988
Overhauling the National Security Council
35Nov 10, 1987
Congress and Foreign Policy Making
Former Maryland Senator, Charles Mathias, addressed the Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University as a part of lecture series held in honor of Christian ...
14Jul 2, 1987
797Aug 6, 1986
Scalia Confirmation Hearing Day 2
3,747Aug 5, 1986
Scalia Confirmation Hearing Day 1
Justice Scalia responded to questions from committee members about his views regarding such topics as federal-state relationships, the Constitution, death penalty, abortion, national security versus ...
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