Alfonse M. D'Amato

'''Alfonse Marcello D'Amato''' is an American politician born in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. He served as United States Senator for New York between 1981 to 1999. He subsequently founded a lobbying firm, Park Strategies. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alfonse M. D'Amato has 634 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee as a Republican Senator for New York. The year with the most videos was 1996 with 92 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 1,463 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Dole (13), Chuck Schumer (6), Newt Gingrich (5). Most common tags: Persian Gulf War, Republican Party, New York.

Appearances by Title:Chairman, Poker Players Alliance

Videos: 2


U.S. Senator, R-NY January 3, 1981 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 630

Recent Appearances

  • Drone Surveillance in the U.S.

    Drone Surveillance in the U.S.

    Panelists talked about the impact on privacy, safety, and national security of drone surveillance in the U.S. President…

  • Legalization of Internet Gambling

    Legalization of Internet Gambling

    Witnesses testified on the issue of online gambling, focusing on the legal restrictions of Internet gambling and the impact…

  • 2008 Election Perspectives

    2008 Election Perspectives

    Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch and former New York Senator Al D’Amato discussed the issues of the 2008 elections, including…

  • Midterm Election Coverage

    Midterm Election Coverage

    On election night, C-SPAN opened telephone lines for audience comments. Mr. Crawford and Ms. Foerstel analyzed the midterm…

  • New York Republican Senate Rally

    New York Republican Senate Rally

    Former U.S. Representative Susan Molinari (D-NY) and New York Governor George Pataki (D) endorsed Senator Alfonse D’Amato…

  • New York Senate Debate

    New York Senate Debate

    At the New York Senate debate, candidates spoke about issues of national and local importance. The moderator posed all…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Former Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .


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    • Voting Record: NAN%
    • Votes Against Party Majority: 0

Floor Activity

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