Dan Quayle

James Danforth Quayle is an American lawyer and politician who served as the 44th vice president of the United States from 1989 to 1993 under President George H. W. Bush. Before that, Quayle served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Indiana's 4th district from 1977 to 1981 and as a U.S. senator from Indiana from 1981 to 1989. Quayle unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for president in 2000. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Dan Quayle has 305 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Senate Committee as a Republican Senator for Indiana. The year with the most videos was 1988 with 67 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 4,764 views per program. Most appearances with George H. W. Bush (38), Bob Dole (9), Bob Michel (9). Most common tags: Republican Party, Bush, George H. W., Quayle.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Vice President, United States
c. November 9, 1988 - c. January 5, 1993 Videos: 215 U.S. Senator, R-IN January 1, 1981 - November 9, 1988 Videos: 89 Presidential Candidate,
R-United States
c. January 1, 2000 - c. June 6, 2000 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, R-IN 4th January 3, 1977 - January 3, 1981 Videos: 0

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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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    • Votes Against Party Majority: 0

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