Your Representative's Job in the U.S. Congress

This videotape explains the job of a member of the U.S. House of Representatives and the role citizens play in the legislative process.

The information is primarily presented through candid conversations with Congresswoman Ileana Ros- Lehtinen (R-FL) and Congressman John Sarbanes (D-MD). The audience also hears from two individuals who contacted their representative’s office about a specific problem or need.

In the majority of cases, the member of Congress who represents the locale in which the videotape is being shown, appears on the video. As well, a local host of the videotape appears in it.


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