Welcome to Senate Stories, our new Senate history blog. This blog features stories that reveal the depth and breadth of Senate history from the well-known and notorious to the unusual and whimsical. Presented to enlighten, amuse, and inform, Senate Stories explores the forces, events, and personalities that have shaped the modern Senate.
For more notable moments in Senate history, please visit our Historical Highlights collection.
| 202207 5Origins of Senatorial Courtesy
July 5, 2022
| 202107 1Reasserting Checks and Balances: The National Emergencies Act of 1976
July 1, 2021
| 202105 3Senate Progressives vs. the Federal Courts
May 3, 2021