Meet the Clerk

Karen L. Haas, Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, was the second woman to serve as an officer of the House when she previously served as Clerk from 2005–2007.

Learn more about Ms. Haas and the Clerk's role in the legislative process.


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For Middle School Teachers

Looking to bring the U.S. House of Representatives into your Middle School classroom? These resources, activities, and lesson plans complement the material on this site.