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Become a member of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society and immerse yourself in our nation’s rich history. Receive exclusive invitations to the Society’s events and programs in the Capitol, including historian-led Capitol tours, receptions featuring award-winning scholars and Members of Congress, and more! Don’t miss out on your invitation to these unforgettable moments—join today and experience history with us!

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Congress commemorated the fiftieth anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington in Statuary Hall on July 31, 2013.

Photos (c) Bruce Guthrie

The U.S. Capitol Historical Society Presents

USCHS Honors Senate Committee on Finance

USCHS Honors the Senate Committee on Finance

On June 11th, 2019, the United States Capitol Historical Society (USCHS) hosted an evening reception to honor and celebrate the accomplishments of the Committee on Finance — one of the oldest standing committees of the Senate. Current and former members and staff of the Committee, along with members of the Society enjoyed the evening’s program

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USCHS Hosts Tax & Trade Committee Staff Panel: Aruna Kalyanam, U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means

USCHS Hosts Tax and Trade Committee Staff Panel

On December 11th, 2018, the United States Capitol Historical Society (USCHS) hosted a panel discussion featuring Congressional Committee Staff who specialize in tax and trade issues moderated by USCHS Trustee Mary Moore Hamrick. The bipartisan, bicameral group of speakers included Angela Ellard of the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means, Aruna Kalyanam of the

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Chairman John Dingell delivers keynote address at the Energy and Commerce Committee Reception.

An Evening Honoring the Energy and Commerce Committee

On May 23, 2018 the United States Capitol Historical Society hosted an evening reception to honor and celebrate the accomplishments of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce — the oldest committee in Congress. Current and former members and staff of the Committee, along with members of the Society enjoyed the evening’s program in magnificent

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Phil Maxson

September 15 Luncheon: Phil Maxson, Chief of Staff to Senator Mitch McConnell

Phil Maxson, Chief of Staff to Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY), was the U.S. Capitol Historical Society’s (USCHS) honored guest at the Congressional Staff lunch on September 15. Maxson joined members of the USCHS Leadership Council and Constitution Signers for lunch in Altria’s beautiful atrium overlooking the Capitol. Maxson shared remarks on one of America’s most

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150 Years of the Senate Appropriations Committee

On June 28, 2017 the United States Capitol Historical Society hosted an evening reception in the Kennedy Caucus Room to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the Senate Appropriations Committee. Current and former members and staff of the committee and special guests of the Society gathered to share memories and commemorate the significant historical milestone. Former

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David Hoppe delivering remarks on November 18, 2016 at the Congressional Staff Lunch.

November 18 Luncheon: Dave Hoppe, Chief of Staff to Speaker Paul Ryan

Dave Hoppe, Chief of Staff to Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), was the U.S. Capitol Historical Society’s (USCHS) honored guest at the Congressional Staff event on November 18. Hoppe joined over 50 members of the USCHS Leadership Council and Constitution Signers for lunch in Altria’s beautiful atrium overlooking the Capitol. Hoppe shared intimate, humorous, and unique

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View of Statuary Hall from the balcony during the reception honoring the 90th anniversary of the Joint Committee on Taxation.

USCHS Honors 90th Anniversary of the Joint Committee on Taxation

The U.S. Capitol Historical Society (USCHS) has sponsored an annual tribute to a House or Senate Committee for the past 19 years. In our 20th year of honoring the work of Congressional committees, we are delighted to have honored the 90th anniversary of the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT). This historic anniversary was celebrated at an

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