Watch The Congress Video
This video presents a detailed look at the history and daily operation of the Congress of the United States. After watching the video, please answer the following two questions:
- Identify one historic fact that you were unaware of. Discuss the impact of this event and explain how it relates to the United States today.
- Identify one example or comment made by a historian or scholar that challenges your current understanding of how Congress operates. Be specific in your identification including the specifics (name of expert, quote and/or event and explain how it adds to your understanding the role and function of Congress).
Once you have posted your response, the other students’ responses will appear. Please read over the other students’ response and then reply to at least one classmate. In your reply identify something you had not previously been aware of or something which challenges you to think differently.
Your response must be at least 300 words. List all web resources and referenced materials that were used. You must use the APA citation style format in listing references used and in parenthetical citations.
View the Discussion Forum Rubric to understand how you will be evaluated.
If you do not make a top level post you will receive no credit for this assignment.