Reforming Congress – Joseph Matal (Part 1)

June 8, 2021   Matthew Chervenak

  • Congressional Reform
  • Video
  • 0:14 – Introduction and Background
  • 1:47 – How did you get into working in the Senate?
  • 3:00 – How was time allocated when working on a committee?
  • 4:20– Types of bills worked on in the committee
  • 7:13 – Moving from the Senate to the Executive Branch
  • 8:16 – Evolution to private practice
  • 9:32 – What are your thoughts on the structure of the Senate? Internally and Externally with the House of Representatives?
  • 17:07 – The germanous concept of the Senate
  • 18:29 – What is your opinion on the Filibuster and dilatory tactics of the Senate?
  • 23:42 – How do committees work? What improvements could be made to these committees?
    [End of Part 1]