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USCHS Lunchtime Lecture: Matthew Green
August 1, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will host its annual lunchtime lecture series on Wednesdays in August and September on Capitol Hill. This year’s iteration of the series will focus on new and ongoing research on recent congressional history and issues related to congressional capacity, which is the ability of the institution to function.
All events take place from noon to 1 pm on Wednesdays on or near Capitol Hill. They are free and open to the public, though pre-registration is requested.
August 1: Matthew Green (Professor of Politics, Catholic University) will speak about his research using archival whip counts to understand vote choices in congressional leadership races.
Location: Whittall Pavilion, Library of Congress Jefferson Building