Jim Talent

James Matthes Talent is an American politician and former U.S. Senator from Missouri from 2002 to 2007. He is a Republican and resided in the St. Louis area while serving in elected office. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jim Talent has 280 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 38 videos as a Republican Senator for Missouri. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 3,227 views per program. Most appearances with Carolyn Bartholomew (10), Robin Cleveland (9), Jeffrey L. Fiedler (8). Most common tags: Missouri, Senate, China.

Appearances by Title:December 2, 2014 - Present Senior Fellow and Director, National Security 2020 Project, American Enterprise Institute

Videos: 7 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Distinguished Fellow, Heritage Foundation

Videos: 4 c. May 16, 2008 - Present Vice Chair

Videos: 7


U.S. Representative, R-MO 2nd January 3, 1993 - January 3, 2001 Videos: 119 Commissioner, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission c. January 1, 2017 - c. December 31, 2021 Videos: 7 U.S. Senator, R-MO November 25, 2002 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 133 U.S. Senate Candidate, Missouri
c. October 20, 2002 - c. November 5, 2002 Videos: 3

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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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