Maurice Gravel

Maurice Robert Gravel was an American politician who served as a United States Senator from Alaska from 1969 to 1981 as a member of the Democratic Party, and who later in life twice ran for the presidential nomination of that party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Maurice Gravel has 23 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 13 videos. Most appearances with John Edwards (9), Joe Biden (8), Chris Dodd (8). Most common tags: Democratic Party, Gravel, Vietnam War.

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U.S. Senator, D-AK January 3, 1969 - January 2, 1981 Videos: 21 Presidential Candidate,
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c. January 1, 2008 - c. November 4, 2008 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Kingmakers</em>

    The Kingmakers

    Former Senator Mike Gravel and David Eisenbach talked about their book, The Kingmakers: How the Media Threatens Our Security and Our…

  • Libertarian Party Presidential Nomination

    Libertarian Party Presidential Nomination

    The Libertarian Party national convention selected the party’s candidate for president of the United States. The procedings…

  • Libertarian Party Debates

    Libertarian Party Debates

    Candidates for the Libertarian Party nomination for president debated. James Pinkerton moderated.

  • Gravel Campaign Event

    Gravel Campaign Event

    Presidential candidate Mike Gravel talked to students, faculty, and administrators of New England College about education, health…

  • Running for President

    Running for President

    The host questioned several of the students before her interview with Mr. Gravel. Former Senator Mike Gravel discussed his…

  • Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate

    Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate

    Candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination participated in a televised debate at Dartmouth College in Hanover,…

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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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