This year's Joseph Levenson Book Prize goes to the 2021 work making "the greatest contribution to increasing understanding of the history, culture, society, politics, or economy of China."
Resolution on US Citizens/Residents of Chinese Ancestry Detained in China, 2001
This resolution passed the US House of Representatives 379-0. It was authored by Representative Chris Smith (R-New Jersey).
Senate Permanent Normal Trade Relations Vote, 2000
U.S. Senate extends permanent normal trade relations to China
Remarks on China's WTO Accession by Sander M. Levin, United States House of Representatives June 29, 1999
Representative Levin discusses China's accession to the World Trade Organization.
Winston Lord, Mike Mansfield, and Hugh Scott, "Report on Mansfield - Scott Trip to China," May 12, 1972
Mansfield (D-Montana), the Senate Majority Leader, and Hugh Scott (R-Pennsylvania), the Seante Minority Leader, visited China between April 19-22, 1972. They subsequently prepared a report on the trip for President Richard Nixon.
Richard Nixon, "The Journey to Peking," from the Third Annual Report to the Congress on U.S. Foreign Policy, February 9, 1972
Part of a larger report on U.S. foreign policy. The report was delivered to Congress only days before Nixon left for China.
University Faculty, “Memoradum for President-Elect Nixon on U.S. Relations with China,” November 6, 1968
This document came to light when John Rousselot (R-Los Angeles, California) had it placed into the Congressional Record on August 6, 1971, with a month of President Nixon announcing that he would go to China. Rousselot served in the House of Representatives 1961-63 (CA-25) and 1970-83 (CA-25 and then CA-26).
Soong Mei-ling, “Addresses to the House of Respresentatives and to the Senate,” February 18, 1943.
Mr. Speaker and Members of the House of Representatives of the United States:
Congressional Research Service Reports
A listing of reports released by the Congressional Research Service.
Wherever you may be, we wish you and those close to you the very best Year of the Rabbit.
Join us for a discussion with Mike Chinoy on his new book that expands on USCI's Assignment: China series.