Ellen Tauscher

'''Ellen O'Kane Tauscher''' was an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who was the U.S. Representative for California's 10th congressional district from 1997 until her resignation in 2009 upon joining the State Department, where she served as the Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Affairs until February 2012. She then served as Special Envoy for Strategic Stability and Missile Defense at the State Department until August 31, 2012. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Ellen Tauscher has 243 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Convention as a U.S. Representative Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 35 videos as a Democratic Representative for California's 10th district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 3,572 views per program. Most appearances with Joe Lieberman (5), Susan Swain (5), John Breaux (4). Most common tags: Nuclear, Homeland (Domestic) Security, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).

Appearances by Title:


Undersecretary, Arms Control and International Security, Department of State June 27, 2009 - c. February 1, 2012 Videos: 13 Special Envoy, Strategic Stability and Missile Defense, Department of State February 7, 2012 - August 31, 2012 Videos: 2 U.S. Representative, D-CA 10th December 11, 1996 - June 26, 2009 Videos: 227 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. August 28, 1996 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Exploding Data</em>

    Exploding Data

    Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff discussed safeguarding national security and information privacy in the…

  • President Trump's First 100 Days

    President Trump's First 100 Days

    The Atlantic Council of the U.S. held a forum on the first 100 days of the Trump administration. The panelists focused on the…

  • Iran Nuclear Deal

    Iran Nuclear Deal

    Ellen Tauscher talked by video from New York City about the nuclear agreement reached between the *P5+1 coalition and Iran.…

  • Drone Technology and Usage

    Drone Technology and Usage

    Panelists talked about unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone technology and its usage. Moderator and former Federal Aviation Administration…

  • Nuclear Arsenals

    Nuclear Arsenals

    Former Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher spoke about U.S. and Russian nuclear arsenals. She said the U.S. and Russia should further reduce…

  • U.S.-European Union Relations

    U.S.-European Union Relations

    Panelists talked about at U.S.-Europe relations in an election year and the ways that candidates will use foreign policy to…

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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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