Provides overview of the Capitol Visitor Center, designed to enhance the security, educational experience, and comfort of those visiting the U.S. Capitol. Discusses the planning and funding of the center, including cost concerns; describes the pre-construction phase; and reviews activities leading to the actual construction of the center. Summarizes related legislative action in the 104th through 110th Congresses.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Capitol Visitor Center