Richard G. Lugar

Richard Green Lugar is an American politician who served as a United States Senator from Indiana from 1977 to 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Richard G. Lugar has 713 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Public Affairs Event. The year with the most videos was 1996 with 44 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1986 with an average of 4,915 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Dole (26), Lamar Alexander (23), Phil Gramm (21). Most common tags: Lugar, Nuclear, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).

Appearances by Title:Distinguished Scholar, School of Global and International Studies, Indiana University

Videos: 1 Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Fellows Program, German Marshall Fund of the United States

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U.S. Senator, R-IN January 1, 1977 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 710

Recent Appearances

  • Nunn-Lugar Act 25th Anniversary

    Nunn-Lugar Act 25th Anniversary

    Former Senators Sam Nunn (D-GA) and Richard Lugar (R-IN) participated in a panel discussion on the 25th Anniversary of the…

  • Arms Control and Proliferation

    Arms Control and Proliferation

    Panelists talked about past arms control and nonproliferation strategies as well as new threats and challenges for the next presidential administration. Topics…

  • Bipartisan Ranking of Senators

    Bipartisan Ranking of Senators

    Former Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) talked about the Lugar Center’s Bipartisan Index, which ranks all senators who have…

  • Secretary of State John Kerry on the Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Secretary of State John Kerry on the Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Secretary of State John Kerry talked about the Iran nuclear agreement in a speech to the National Constitution Center in…

  • Bipartisanship in Congress

    Bipartisanship in Congress

    Former Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) talked about his work at the Lugar Center, including the development of a rating system…

  • <em>JFK in the Senate</em>

    JFK in the Senate

    John Shaw, congressional correspondent for Market News International, talked about his book, JFK in the Senate: Pathway to the…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Past Elections

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