In the Shadow of Watergate: Bob Michel Becomes a Congressional Leader
An 8,000 word essay about Bob Michel's first contest for a formal leadership post in the House of Representatives, the chairmanship of the National Republican Congressional Committee, in 1973.
Robert H. Michel Leadership Statements, 1982-90
Links to the texts of Robert H. Michel's statements upon his election as Republican Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1980 until he announced his decision in 1993 not to seek re-election to the House.
The Speaker of the House on the Nature of His Office, 2003
Reflections on the Role of the Speaker in the Modern Day House of Representatives.