Moakley Oral History Project OH-037
Leanita Shelby, a member of Congressman John Joseph Moakley’s congressional committee staff from 1989 through 2001, discusses her experiences while a member of the House Rules Committee staff. In the interview, she describes how her career started on Capitol Hill with Congressman Gillis Long; how she became a member of the House Rules Committee staff; her work for Congressman Moakley; and how Moakley related to his colleagues and his constituents.
Congressman Joe Moakley, U.S. Congress, Rules Committee, Congressman Jim McGovern
Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001, United States--Congress, United States--Congress--House--Committee on Rules, McGovern, James P., 1959
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Shelby, Leanita and Kalarites, Steven G., "Oral history interview with Leanita Shelby (OH-037)" (2004). Moakley Archive Oral History Project. 37.