Daniel David Rostenkowski was a United States Representative from Chicago, serving from 1959 to 1995. He became one of the most powerful legislators in Washington, especially in matters of taxation, until he went to prison. A Democrat and son of a Chicago alderman, Rostenkowski was for many years Democratic Committeeman of Chicago's 32nd Ward, retaining this position even while serving in Congress. Wikipedia*
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Dan Rostenkowski has 329 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Illinois's 8th district. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 55 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1994 with an average of 418 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Packwood (8), Bob Michel (7), JJ Pickle (7). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Tax Policy, Budget Deficit.