37th Congress http://wkyufm.org en Historians Reflect on the Effectiveness of the 37th Congress http://wkyufm.org/post/historians-reflect-effectiveness-37th-congress <p>As Congress has struggled to move ahead with a variety of legislative packages in recent years, some WKU historians have drawn a contrast between contemporary lawmakers and those who made up the 37th Congress. That Civil War-era group of legislators were successful in passing several significant pieces of legislation at the same time the nation was split by the war between the Union and Confederacy. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:54:06 +0000 Dan Modlin 18719 at http://wkyufm.org Historians Reflect on the Effectiveness of the 37th Congress