John McKernan

John Rettie "Jock" McKernan, Jr. is an American politician who served two terms as Governor of Maine, from 1987 to 1995. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John McKernan has 61 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In as a Republican Representative for Maine's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 1989 with 11 videos as a Governor. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 731 views per program. Most appearances with Roy Romer (12), Carroll Campbell Jr. (11), John M. Engler (7). Most common tags: Education Reform, Maine, State Politics.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2013 - Present President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Videos: 2


c. January 1, 1987 - c. January 1, 1995 Videos: 51 U.S. Representative, R-ME 1st January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1987 Videos: 6

Recent Appearances

  • Youth Employment and Workforce Development

    Youth Employment and Workforce Development

    After welcoming remarks, David Williams talked about youth employment, workforce development, and the gap between youths seeking to enter the…

  • State of American Business

    State of American Business

    Thomas Donohue gave his annual state of American business address, outlining the Chamber of Commerce’s policy and political…

  • National Governors Association Opening Session

    National Governors Association Opening Session

    Ceremonies were held in recognition of the Centennial Meeting of the National Governors Association (NGA). Retrospective videos were also shown.…

  • Policy Proposals for New Administration

    Policy Proposals for New Administration

    Officials spoke about future education policy focusing on collecting adequate and accurate data on student achievement,…

  • Election 2000 Issues

    Election 2000 Issues

    Two panels discussed the 2000 congressional elections and the consequences of them for the 107th Congress. After their…

  • Education Issues

    Education Issues

    Governor Bush spoke to a group of students about the importance of education and his plans to improve education. He and…

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Appearance Stats

Historical Member of Congress Record

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 .


  • No Committees


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

Floor Activity

    • Days on Floor: 0
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