Gordon H. Smith

Gordon Harold Smith is an American politician, businessman, and academic administrator who served as a United States Senator from the state of Oregon. A Republican, he served two terms in the Senate from 1997 to 2009. On September 18, 2009, he was appointed president of the National Association of Broadcasters. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Gordon H. Smith has 310 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Debate as a State Senator. The year with the most videos was 2006 with 32 videos as a Republican Senator for Oregon. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 4,554 views per program. Most appearances with Peter Slen (8), Rick Santorum (5), Wayne Allard (5). Most common tags: Broadcast Television, Oregon, Cable Television.

Appearances by Title:c. January 5, 2009 - Present President and CEO, National Association of Broadcasters

Videos: 19 c. November 5, 1996 - Present U.S. Senator-Elect, Oregon

Videos: 1


U.S. Senator, R-OR January 3, 1997 - January 5, 2009 Videos: 284 U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. November 5, 1996 - c. December 3, 1996 Videos: 1 State Senator,
c. January 5, 1996 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 5

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Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov


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    • Votes Against Party Majority: 0

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