Archive for April, 2014

Pocket Constitution

Pocket Constitution

The Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution, and the Amendments to the Constitution, all in a handy pocket-sized booklet. Our Pocket Constitution is available for purchase in multiples of 25 copies with Free Shipping. Single copies are available for $5 each. A free download of our Pocket Constitution is available on Scribd. Singles and sets of […]

Posted in: U.S. Constitution
Congress, the Legislative Process, and the Fundamentals of Lawmaking Series

Congress, the Legislative Process, and the Fundamentals of Lawmaking Series

Capitol Learning Audio Course Congress, the Legislative Process, and the Fundamentals of Lawmaking Series How the House and Senate Establish Policy, Make Law, and Reconcile Differences Nine Courses With Chris Davis This nine-session course gives you a comprehensive look at the organization and practices of the U.S. Congress. Learn about the procedures of the U.S. […]

Rent or Buy?

Rent or Buy?

2. The only true sign of a bottom is a price low enough so that you could rent out the house and make a profit. Then you’ll know it’s pretty safe to buy for yourself because then rent could cover the mortgage and ownership expenses if necessary, eliminating most of your risk. The basic buying […]

Posted in: Economics, History
Parliamentary Procedure of the U.S. Senate: Debate and Amendment

Parliamentary Procedure of the U.S. Senate: Debate and Amendment

Capitol Learning Audio Course Parliamentary Procedure of the U.S. Senate: Debate and Amendment With Robert Dove Learn about the two characteristics of the U.S. Senate that set it apart from the House of Representatives: the right to debate and the right to amend. Topics include: Recognition Non-debatable questions Limiting debate Cloture Amendment process Available as […]

Laws are for the little people….

Laws are for the little people….

While members of Congress may have championed Prohibition laws on the House floor, many of them happily broke the rules in any of the 3,000 speakeasies scattered throughout downtown Washington. And when members needed to restock their personal hooch supply, they turned to one man: George Cassiday. During his time as a booze distributor on […]

Posted in: Congress
Congressional Directory 2014

Congressional Directory 2014

  Congressional Directory 2014 113th Congress, 2nd Session The 2014 Congressional Directory is now shipping. This comprehensive directory lists members of the US Senate and House of Representatives, complete with color photos and a fold-out map of Capitol Hill. The 2014 Congressional Directory is wire-spiral bound for flat-fold reference and durability.