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Barbara Boxer

Barbara Sue Levy Boxer is an American politician and lobbyist who served in the United States Senate, representing California from 1993 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the U.S. representative for California's 6th congressional district from 1983 until 1993. Wikipedia*

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Barbara Boxer has 1,767 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In as a Democratic Representative for California's 6th district. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 100 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 8,697 views per program. Most appearances with Dianne Feinstein (40), Barbara A. Mikulski (34), Patty Murray (27). Most common tags: California, Democratic National Convention, Global Climate Change.

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U.S. Senator, D-CA November 4, 1992 - January 5, 2017 Videos: 1,551 U.S. Representative, D-CA 6th January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1993 Videos: 211

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Art of Tough</em>

    The Art of Tough

    Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) talked about her book The Art of Tough: Fearlessly Facing Politics and Life, in which she…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate approved the House-passed continuing resolution, which extends government funding until April 28. It also…

  • Iran and Terror Threats

    Iran and Terror Threats

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the influence and involvement of Iran with terror-related groups in the…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate convened for a legislative session.

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session.

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    Senators voted 97-1 to override President Obama’s veto of a bill allowing families of the victims of the terrorist attacks…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Former Ideology Rankings
Past Elections

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