Jesse Helms

Jesse Alexander Helms Jr. was an American journalist, media executive, and politician. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jesse Helms has 739 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1981 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 85 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1986 with an average of 4,608 views per program. Most appearances with John F. Kerry (7), Robert G. Torricelli (5), James "Jim" B. Hunt Jr. (5). Most common tags: Foreign Policy, North Carolina, Conservatives.

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U.S. Senator, R-NC January 1, 1973 - January 3, 2003 Videos: 736

Recent Appearances

  • Senator Jesse Helms Funeral

    Senator Jesse Helms Funeral

    A funeral service was held at Hayes Barton Baptist Church for former United States Senator Jesse Helms, who died on Friday, July 4, 2008 in…

  • Salute to Senator Jesse Helms

    Salute to Senator Jesse Helms

    Family and friends, including members of Congress and prominent conservatives, came together to celebrate the publication of former…

  • <em>Here's Where I Stand</em> Book Signing

    Here's Where I Stand Book Signing

    Former Senator Jesse Helms spoke informally with customers and his past constituents an event for the release of his memoir…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate continued debate on a resolution that would authorize the president to use force against Iraq.

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

  • U.S. Policy Toward Iraq

    U.S. Policy Toward Iraq

    Secretary Powell testified about potential military action against Iraq and diplomatic efforts to draft a United Nations…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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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

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