The Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies is a private, nonpartisan and nonprofit educational organization administered by the Congressional Education Foundation, Inc., with facilities on the campus of Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. The mission of the Center is to help foster a better understanding of the United States Congress, the Constitution and representative democracy both historically and in a contemporary setting.

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Coming Soon: Congress Week 2015

  By Jay Wyatt Between April 1st and … [Read More...]

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Byrd CLS will screen “Of By For” Tuesday, March 3

On Tuesday, March 3rd, the Byrd CLS and Shepherd … [Read More...]

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What’s Wrong with this Mug?

  By Ray Smock No, not my mug! There is … [Read More...]


Inventorying Senator Byrd’s AV Collection

By Jody Brumage One of the largest parts of … [Read More...]

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