Leonard L. Boswell

Leonard L. Boswell https://www.weareiowa.com/news/local-news/fmr-rep-leonard-boswell-in-the-hospital/1378865425 was an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for from 1997 to 2013, a district based in Des Moines. A member of the Democratic Party, he was defeated for reelection in 2012 by 4th district incumbent Tom Latham, who decided to run against him after redistricting. Wikipedia*

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Leonard L. Boswell has 201 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 28 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 4,698 views per program. Most appearances with Tom Harkin (7), Chris Dodd (4), Henry Waxman (4). Most common tags: Banking & Financial Markets, Democratic Party, House of Representatives.

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U.S. Representative, D-IA 3rd January 3, 1997 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 200 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. November 5, 1996 - c. January 1, 1997 Videos: 1

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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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