Elizabeth Furse

Elizabeth Furse is a Kenya Colony-born American small business owner and former faculty member of Portland State University. She was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1993 to 1999, representing Oregon's 1st congressional district. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Elizabeth Furse has 227 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Congressional News Conference. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 69 videos. Most appearances with Connie Doebele (3), Eleanor Holmes Norton (2), Bernie Sanders (2).

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U.S. Representative, D-OR 1st January 3, 1993 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 227

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    After the reading of several communications, the House debated a resolution expressing members' support for the U.S.…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House had legislative business to work on several bills including Y2K Computer Problems, Home Ownership Programs and a…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The U.S. House of Representatives voted 258 to 176 to begin an impeachment inquiry into President Bill Clinton.

  • Clinton Investigation

    Clinton Investigation

    In an excerpt, members commented on the Judiciary Committee investigation of President Bill Clinton.

  • House Session

    House Session

    This House Session schedule began with members general statements then moved to business including spending for…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House met to debate a series of land and natural resource bills along with welfare benefits and events in Kosovo.

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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 .


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