In 1999, Congress repealed the 65 year old Glass-Steagall provisions, which required banks to separate investments and deposits. Critics allege this led to risky investment practices, and subsequently the 2008 financial crisis.
Learn the story of a place through the people that represented it through history
Visualize the first time in history a cabinet nominee's confirmation ended in a tie.
Although confirmed 92-7, Rockefeller did not make an impact as Vice President and subsequently withdrew from President Ford's re-election ticket.
Visualize the 115th House of Representatives and its members, compare it with the past