Mac Thornberry

William McClellan "Mac" Thornberry is an American politician who served as a U.S. Representative from the Texas Panhandle. He served from 1995, when the House seated its first Republican majority in 40 years, to 2021, and signed the "Contract with America" authored by then Speaker Newt Gingrich. Wikipedia*

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Mac Thornberry has 445 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 45 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 6,500 views per program. Most appearances with Kevin McCarthy (10), Liz Cheney (8), Susan Swain (6). Most common tags: Budget, Military, National Security.

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U.S. Representative, R-TX 13th January 3, 1995 - January 2, 2021 Videos: 445

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