Abraham A. Ribicoff

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Abraham A. Ribicoff has nine videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1956 Convention as a Governor. The year with the most videos was 1986 with two videos. Most appearances with Lyndon Baines Johnson (2).

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Senator, D-CT January 3, 1963 - January 3, 1981 Videos: 8 Governor,
c. January 1, 1955 - c. January 1, 1961 Videos: 1 Secretary, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare c. January 21, 1961 - c. July 1, 1962 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-CT January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1953 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Congressional Reform

    Congressional Reform

    The Joint Committee on the Organization of Congress heard testimony from former members of Congress and analysts of…

  • Tax Incentives for Education

    Tax Incentives for Education

    Senate Finance Committee Hearing on Tax Incentives for Education

  • On the U.S. Senate

    On the U.S. Senate

    Former U.S. Senators discussed changes in the Senate and how to make it better. They answered audience questions.

  • Television's Impact On The Senate

    Television's Impact On The Senate

    Former Senator Abraham Ribicoff talked about how he thinks television will impact the Senate’s activities and his report on…

  • Senate Rules Changes

    Senate Rules Changes

    Witnesses testified on the report on making changes to the rules of the Senate. Note: This is an incomplete program.

  • McGovern Nominating Speech

    McGovern Nominating Speech

    At the 1968 convention, Senator Abraham Ribicoff nominated George McGovern as the Democratic presidential candidate.

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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 .


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

Floor Activity

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