Bill Goodling

William Franklin "Bill" Goodling was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. At the time of his death, he was the Chairman of the Board of the Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy. Wikipedia*

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Bill Goodling has 425 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 House Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1998 with 48 videos. Most appearances with Newt Gingrich (4), Dick Armey (4), Eugene Shaw Jr. (4). Most common tags: Education Policy, Education Reform, Federal Programs.

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U.S. Representative, R-PA 19th January 3, 1975 - January 3, 2001 Videos: 422

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  • American Families and Education Policy

    American Families and Education Policy

    The panelists talked about federal education legislation and President Bush’s education proposals.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House debated the Conference Report on H.R. 4577.

  • House Session

    House Session

    Bills Introduced: 11 public bills, H.R. 5611-5621, were introduced. Page H11781 Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as…

  • House Session

    House Session

    Bills Introduced: 3 public bills, H.R. 5607-5609; 1 private bill, H.R. 5610; and 1 resolution, H. Con. Res. 440, were introduced.…

  • House Session

    House Session

    Bills Introduced: 2 resolutions, H. Con. Res. 438, and H. Res. 661, were introduced. Page H11490 Reports Filed: No reports were…

  • House Session

    House Session

    Bills Introduced: 24 public bills, H.R. 5562-5585; and 2 resolutions, H. Res. 655-656, were introduced. Pages H11206-07…

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