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    Life and Career of Senator Al Franken

    Senator Al Franken (D-MN) talked about his life and career, including his upbringing in New York and decision to move to Minnesota. He also spoke about his time on Saturday Night Live,…

    657 views
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    Senator Bernie Sanders 2016 Presidential Campaign

    Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, talked about his life and career. He spoke about his presidential campaign and progressive message, as well as…

    12,553 views
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    Life and Career of Secretary Julian Castro

    Secretary Julian Castro talked about his life and career, including his experiences growing up with a twin, his entry into politics, his experiences with the Clinton family, and his time…

    312 views
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    Life and Career of Senator Tim Kaine

    Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) was profiled as part of C-SPAN’s American Profile series. He talked about growing up in Kansas City, the time he spent in Honduras, his experiences in…

    4,603 views
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    Life and Career of Senator John Thune

    Senator John Thune (R-SD) talked about his career, family, and time in the Senate. The senator, in his second term, was part of his party’s leadership. Topics included how…

    725 views
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    Life and Career of Senator Heidi Heitkamp

    Freshman Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) talked about her career, family, and time in the U.S. Senate. Topics included her career in state party politics, life in the Senate, her battle…

    455 views
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    Life and Career of Senator Amy Klobuchar

    Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), in her second term as a U.S. senator, talked about her life, family, and career. She was interviewed in her Washington, D.C., Senate office.

    703 views
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    Life and Career of Senator Bob Corker

    Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), in his second term as a U.S. senator, talked about his life, family, and career. He was interviewed in his Washington, D.C., Senate office.

    734 views
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    Life and Career of Joe Manchin

    Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) spoke about his life and political career. Topics included his childhood in Farmington, West Virginia, his family’s political history, and his own…

    1,085 views
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    Life and Career of Cathy McMorris Rodgers

    Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) spoke about her life and political career. She discussed her role among House Republican leadership, her reasons for going into politics,…

    1,536 views
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    Life and Career of Pete Domenici

    Senator Pete Domenici spoke about his career in the Senate and his future as a private citizen. He was interviewed in his office prior to his retirement in January 2009, after having…

    436 views
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    Life and Career of Condoleezza Rice

    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice reflected on her tenure as the 66th U.S. secretary of state and the election of Senator Barack Obama as president. Among the topics she addressed…

    1,158 views
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    Life and Career of Chris Dodd

    As part of an interview series with presidential candidates, Senator Chris Dodd talked about his background and his political career. He also talked about his family, his work in the…

    178 views
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    Life and Career of Tommy Thompson

    As part of an interview series with presidential candidates, former Governor Tommy Thompson spoke about his life and career. Topics included his background growing up in rural…

    164 views
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    Life and Career of Joe Biden

    Senator Joseph Biden was interviewed about his life and career. He discussed his personal history, including the loss of his first wife and daughter in a 1972 car crash, and his 1988…

    324 views
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    Life and Career of Paul Clement

    Mr. Clement talked about his life and his career that culminated in becoming U.S. Solicitor General in 2005. Topics included debating skills, arguing cases before the U.S. Supreme…

    591 views
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    Life and Career of Ken Salazar

    As part of an interview series with several new members, Senator Salazar spoke about his life and career and participation in public service. He was interviewed in his office.

    128 views
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    Life and Career of Mel Martinez

    As part of an interview series with several new members, Senator Martinez spoke about his life and career and participation in public service. Mr. Caputo spoke on the telephone…

    160 views
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    Life and Career of Jim DeMint

    Senator DeMint talked about his life, career, and the value of public service. Then Representative DeMint won the seat left open when Senator Fritz Hollings retired.

    183 views
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    Life and Career of Johnny Isakson

    Senator Isakson talked about his life and career in Georgia, time in public service, and recounted several experiences in his life. Then Representative Isakson won the seat left open when…

    148 views
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