Mark Begich

Mark Peter Begich is an American politician who was a United States Senator from Alaska from 2009 to 2015. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously was Mayor of Anchorage from 2003 to 2009. Wikipedia*

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Mark Begich has 237 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 Debate as a Mayor for Anchorage. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 46 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 12,263 views per program. Most appearances with Sherrod Brown (3), Nancy Calo (3), Frank R. Lautenberg (2). Most common tags: Alaska, Federal Budget, Democratic Party.

Appearances by Title:c. October 31, 2008 - Present Mayor, Anchorage

Videos: 2 c. November 20, 2008 - Present U.S. Senator-Elect, Alaska

Videos: 0


U.S. Senator, D-AK January 6, 2009 - January 3, 2015 Videos: 235

Recent Appearances

  • Alaska Gubernatorial Debate

    Alaska Gubernatorial Debate

    Candidates in Alaska’s gubernatorial race, former U.S. Senator Mark Begich (D) and Mike Dunleavy (R), participated in a…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session. The Senate considered nominations and a terrorism insurance bill. Earlier, it…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate cleared, by unanimous consent, a resolution continuing current federal funding for two days, giving the chamber…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate considered a House-passed defense authorization bill, which authorized $585 billion for defense programs for 2015.

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate convened for a legislative session. Senators from both parties reacted to the Senate Intelligence Committee’s…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session.

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Former Ideology Rankings
Past Elections

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