James Gibbons

James Cardinal Gibbons was a senior-ranking American prelate of the Catholic Church who served as Apostolic Vicar of North Carolina from 1868 to 1872, Bishop of Richmond from 1872 to 1877, and as ninth Archbishop of Baltimore from 1877 until his death. He was elevated to the rank of cardinal in 1886. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
James Gibbons has 611 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1994 Debate as a Gubernatorial Candidate. The year with the most videos was 1999 with 123 videos as a Republican Representative for Nevada's 2nd district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 1,670 views per program. Most appearances with Harry Reid (3), Dennis Hastert (3), Trent Lott (2). Most common tags: Nevada, Governor, American Perspectives.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2007 - Present Governor,

Videos: 5


U.S. Representative, R-NV 2nd November 16, 1996 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 605 Gubernatorial Candidate,
c. October 7, 1994 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 1 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. November 5, 1996 - c. November 16, 1996 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Nevada State of the State Address

    Nevada State of the State Address

    Governor James Gibbons gave his annual state of the state address. He talked about his state’s economy and disagreements…

  • Domestic Energy Supply

    Domestic Energy Supply

    Governor Joe Manchin, Natural Resources Committee chairman, and Governor Sarah Palin, committee vice chairman, led the…

  • National Surface Transportation Policy

    National Surface Transportation Policy

    Governors and panelists discussed the future of national surface transportation. Of particular concern were increasing…

  • Nevada State of the State Address

    Nevada State of the State Address

    Governor Gibbons spoke about Iraq, the economy, health care, education, and other issues in his state of the state address.

  • Nevada Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Nevada Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Jim Gibbons publicly took the oath of office and gave an inaugural address on the front steps of the Capitol. Governor…

  • Nevada Gubernatorial Debate

    Nevada Gubernatorial Debate

    Gubernatorial candidates held a televised debate in the KLVX studio and answered videotaped questions from voters. Among the…

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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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