Preserving "A Fair Chance For a Free People" - Karl E. Mundt



The Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress compiled the following list of Karl Mundt's assignments to committees, subcommittees, and commissions while he served in the House and Senate.

House of Representatives service:

House Education Committee 1939-1940
House Foreign Affairs Committee 1942-1948
House Indian Affairs Committee 1939-1946
House Irrigation and Reclamation 1939-1940
House Special Committee to Investigate Un-American Activities 1944-1948 (obituary articles
say he was the acting chairman of the Alger Hiss hearings in 1948)

Senate service:

Senate District of Columbia Committee 1949-1950
Senate Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments 1949-1952
Senate Agriculture and Forestry Committee 1951-1962
Senate Appropriations Committee 1953-1972
(he was 2nd-ranking minority member when relieved of post in February 1972)

Senate Government Operations Committee 1953-1972
(he was ranking minority member when relieved of post in February 1972)

Senate Foreign Relations Committee 1963-1972
(2nd-ranking minority member when relieved of post in February 1972)

Senate Office Building Commission 1954-1972
Alexander Hamilton Bicentennial Commission 1955-1958 (Chairman, 1956-58)
Theodore Roosevelt Centennial Commission 1956-1959
Board of Visitors to the Military Academy 1957-1959
Board of Visitors to the Naval Academy 1961-1962
Mount Rushmore National Memorial Commission 1961
Joint Committee on Organization of the Congress 1965-1968 (ranking minority member)
Father Marquette Tercentenary Commission 1966-1972
Senate Republican Policy Committee 1957-1960
Senate Select Committee to Investigate Improper Activities in Labor-Management Relations 1957-1960

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