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For eight years, the US Library of Congress took it upon itself to maintain a public record of all tweets, but it stopped in 2018, instead selecting only a small number of accounts’ posts to capture.

Back in 2008, they transformed the NATO Bucharest Summit into a Congress of Vienna look-alike.

From Time

The Library was formerly the Library of Congress, but it long since has evolved from information in books to complex computer files.

From Quartz

This is an expensive, time-consuming process that Kazansky knows well, as he and his team have spent years working with the Library of Congress to address this issue.

I am a food historian and recently spent a month at the Library of Congress trying to answer the question of why we have historically been—and remain—so focused on dietary protein.

Historically the reelection rate for members of Congress is in the area of 95 percent.

The breakdown of the 114th Congress is 80 percent white, 80 percent male, and 92 percent Christian.

With all that said, representation of each of these respective communities has increased in the new Congress.

This Congress will welcome more women than ever before at 19 percent of the House and 20 percent of the Senate.

How far has Congress really evolved on race when in 50 years it has gone from one black senator to two?

In nine days he returned, bringing us the thanks of congress, and fresh orders.

He was a member of the first provincial congress, and eighteen years lieutenant governor of the state of New York.

Our army, under the command of General Houston, was in front of Harrisburg, to which place the congress had retreated.

Congress declared the authority of England over the thirteen colonies abolished.

During the revolutionary war he was commissary-general to the Pennsylvania division, and printer to congress.

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On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to congress, such as: assembly, association, caucus, chamber, club, and committee.

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