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.
| 202302 2The Power of a Single Voice: Carol Moseley Braun Persuades the Senate to Reject a Confederate Symbol
February 2, 2023
| 202005 4Charles Sumner: After the Caning
May 4, 2020
| 202002 25Hiram Revels: First African American Senator
February 25, 2020