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James E. Rogan

James Edward Rogan is a judge of the Superior Court of California, adjunct law professor, author and former Member of the United States House of Representatives from California. He also formerly served as United States Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property, Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, California State Assembly Majority Leader, a judge of the California Municipal Court, a gang murder prosecutor with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office and a civil litigator in private law practice. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
James E. Rogan has 131 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 1998 with 47 videos. Most appearances with Asa Hutchinson (7), Lindsey Graham (6), Bill McCollum Jr. (5). Most common tags: Impeachment, Clinton Sexual Allegations.

Appearances by Title:c. January 20, 2001 - Present Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Department of Commerce

Videos: 1 c. December 31, 2006 - Present Judge, County of Orange, Superior Court of California

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U.S. Representative, R-CA 27th January 1, 1997 - January 3, 2001 Videos: 130 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 1996 - c. November 2, 1996 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • <em>On to Chicago</em>

    On to Chicago

    Former Representative James Rogan (R-CA) recalled the 1968 presidential campaign, which included nine candidates and was…

  • <em> "And Then I Met..."</em>

    "And Then I Met..."

    Former Representative James Rogan (R-CA) talked about his memoir 'And Then I Met…' Stories of Growing Up, Meeting…

  • <em>Catching Our Flag</em>

    Catching Our Flag

    Former Republican Congressman James Rogan of California recounted his role in the impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton and…

  • <em>Rough Edges</em>

    Rough Edges

    Former Representative James Rogan (R-California) talked about his autobiography Rough Edges: My Unlikely Road From Welfare to…

  • Patent Office Budget

    Patent Office Budget

    U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Director James Rogan talked about priorities and the proposed fiscal year 2003 budget for…

  • House Session

    House Session

    Bills Introduced: 25 public bills, H.R. 5537-5561; and 7 resolutions, H. Con. Res. 436-437 and H. Res. 650-654, were…

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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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