Leslie Byrne

Leslie Larkin Byrne is a politician, a former member of the United States House of Representatives from Virginia. A member of the Democratic Party, in 1992 she was the first woman elected to the U.S. Congress from the Commonwealth of Virginia. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Leslie Byrne has 52 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Forum as a Democratic Representative for Virginia's 11th district. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 26 videos. Most appearances with Eva M Clayton (2), Steve Scully (2), Lucille Roybal Allard (2). Most common tag: Women in Politics.

Appearances by Title:c. October 16, 1997 - Present Representative, U.S. Office of Consumer affairs

Videos: 1


U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. December 24, 1995 - c. October 16, 1997 Videos: 1 U.S. Representative, D-VA 11th January 3, 1993 - January 3, 1995 Videos: 50

Recent Appearances

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    Weight Loss Products and Programs

    The panelists discussed consumer issues, the effects of weight loss programs, and how consumers could be better informed…

  • Washington Sunday Journal

    Washington Sunday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The session of the U.S. House of Representatives was shown. The House took up legislation on Foreign Trade and U.S. Banks,…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The US House began with 1-minute speeches. following that they took up Conference Reports on FY '95 spending bills for…

  • Women and Politics

    Women and Politics

    The panelists spoke about whether or not women have changed the face of politics.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed both a conference report to a $20.7 billion funding bill for Energy & Water…

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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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