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Bart Gordon at the Bottom of the World

Written by Sarah Calise, Project Archivist The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) celebrates World Science Day for Peace and Development every year on November 10th. To honor this important day, the AGRC would like to share some … Continue reading

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Politics, Persuasion, and Propaganda

Written by Zach Kautzman, Graduate Assistant    The Albert Gore Research Center recently participated in a collaborative exhibit with the Todd Art Gallery. The idea of the exhibit was to look at the ways that political parties use artistic influences … Continue reading

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Debate Moderator Harwood Has Gordon Campaign History

CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood will be one of the moderators in tonight’s Republican Presidential Debate in Colorado.  As a Wall Street Journal reporter in 1994, Harwood spent two days with Congressman Bart Gordon covering his tough reelection campaign.  … Continue reading

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Senator Albert Gore Contributes to Online Exhibit

As an institutional member of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress (ACSC), the Albert Gore Research Center has the opportunity to contribute to various projects in collaboration with other members of that organization. One such project is … Continue reading

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“A Voice for Citizens, A Force for Change”

Written by Sarah Calise, graduate assistant It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, not Christmas. I’m not even talking about Halloween. It’s election season, and, yes, it is wonderful. Exercising your constitutional right to vote is one of … Continue reading

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AGRC at 11th Annual Meeting of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

By Jim Havron, Archivist and Oral History Projects Coordinator Although it is a bit hot and humid in Columbia, South Carolina at this time of the year, it was still a pleasure for me to attend the 11th annual meeting … Continue reading

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Looking Back on Government Shutdowns

Written by Rachel Smith, Project Archivist As our country faces the current federal government shutdown, I wondered how the nation has handled this type of event in the past. The last government shutdown occurred in 1995 over disagreements about the … Continue reading

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