Classic Senate Speeches
Martin Gold: Counsel to the Senate Republican Leader
Describing Senator Robert Byrd's dedication to the Senate and his mastery of its rules, Gold recalls the senator's long series of speeches on the history of the institution.
Richard A. Arenberg: Staff to Senators Paul Tsongas, George Mitchell and Carl Levin
Arenberg describes how Senator Paul Tsongas' unconventional maiden Senate speech upset his senior colleague from Massachusetts, Ted Kennedy.
Richard A. Baker: Senate Historian
Baker recalls how Senator Mike Mansfield finally came to deliver his classic 1963 Senate speech.