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.
| 202303 8Enriching Senate Traditions: The First Women Guest Chaplains
March 8, 2023
O God, who daily bears the burden of our life, we pray for humility as well as forgiveness. As our nation plays its part in the life of the world, help us to know that all wisdom does not reside in us, and that other nations have the right to differ with us as to what is best for them.
| 202211 21Rebecca Felton and One Hundred Years of Women Senators
November 21, 2022
| 202207 5Origins of Senatorial Courtesy
July 5, 2022