Which feature of congressional behavior is most evident in these remarks from former Senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia?

Which feature of congressional behavior is most evident in these remarks from former Senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia?

Please watch the Congress video, review the text, and respond to the questions below:

After completing the questions, you will be posting your responses as your initial discussion post. This initial post is due no later than Friday at 11:59pm.  Students may NOT edit initial posts once posted.  Discussion scores will be based on the original post.

Your initial post should be a minimum of 8 lines in length and be written in sentences (rather than just listing the letter, or a short phrase).

Before Sunday 11:59pm, please respond to two other classmates’ initial posts (not follow-up posts) for Question #5, Part 2, with meaningful responses that address the substance of their post. Each of these follow-up posts should be a minimum of 4 lines in length.

1. What type of service was former Senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia talking about in this excerpt from a speech at Marshall University?

 

2. Which feature of congressional behavior is most evident in these remarks from former Senator Robert Byrd of West Virginia?

 

3. The committee system of Congress features a set of organizational principles. Which one is most likely the root of the former West Virginia senator Byrd’s success in securing funding for his state?