Fred Upton

Frederick Stephen Upton is an American politician serving as a U.S. representative from Michigan since 1987, representing the state's 6th congressional district since 1993. He is a member of the Republican Party. His district, numbered as the 4th district from 1987 to 1993, is based in Kalamazoo and stretches along the Michigan-Indiana border in the southwestern part of the state. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Fred Upton has 797 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2011 with 46 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 15,721 views per program. Most appearances with John A. Boehner (12), Kevin Brady (11), Greg Walden (10). Most common tags: Energy Policy, Republican Party, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, R-MI 6th January 5, 1993 - January 2, 2023 Videos: 724 U.S. Representative, R-MI 4th January 3, 1987 - January 5, 1993 Videos: 73

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    In a 220-207 vote, the House approved the Democratic tax, health care and climate change bill, called the Inflation…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House worked on bills dealing with abortion rights, veterans' benefits, and defense programs. They also worked on legislation that…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House passed two bills. The first measure addresses mental health and opioid abuse treatment. The second establishes the…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House considered 11 bills under suspension of the rules, including legislation to create an AMBER Alert-like program for…

  • House Hearing on Baby Formula Shortage

    House Hearing on Baby Formula Shortage

    Christopher Calamari, Abbott Nutrition’s U.S. and Canada nutrition president, called the baby formula shortage “heartbreaking” and…

  • Department of Energy Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request

    Department of Energy Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request

    Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm testified at a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee hearing on her department’s fiscal…

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Past Elections

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