Skip Content
United States Senate
Myths: Origins of the Myth
While the story of senators keeping liquor in the clock is unconfirmed, there is a reliable source indicating that staff kept liquor in the clock.

Myths: Did you know?
"Prohibition" was the period from 1919 to 1933 during which it was illegal to engage in the sale, manufacture, or transportation of alcoholic beverages in the United States.