Don Nickles

Donald Lee Nickles is an American politician and lobbyist who was a Republican United States Senator from Oklahoma from 1981 until 2005. He was considered both a fiscal and social conservative. After retiring from the Senate as the longest serving senator from Oklahoma up until that point, he founded the Nickles Group, a lobbying firm. Wikipedia*

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Don Nickles has 928 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 104 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1996 with an average of 2,227 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Dole (30), Trent Lott (20), Thad Cochran (19). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Republican Party, Budget Reconciliation.

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U.S. Senator, R-OK January 1, 1981 - January 3, 2005 Videos: 927

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