Rudolph Boschwitz

Rudolph Ely Boschwitz is an American politician and businessman who served as an United States Senator from Minnesota from 1978 until 1991. Boschwitz is a member of the Republican Party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Rudolph Boschwitz has 161 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee as a Republican Senator for Minnesota. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 54 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2020 with an average of 2,466 views per program. Most appearances with Paul Wellstone (8), John F. Kerry (4), Bob Dole (3). Most common tags: Minnesota, Senate, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2020 - c. Present Member, Board, American Israel Public Affairs Committee

Videos: 1


U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. November 5, 1996 - c. December 20, 1997 Videos: 2 U.S. Senator, R-MN January 1, 1978 - January 3, 1991 Videos: 157

Recent Appearances

  • Vice President Pence, Mike Bloomberg and Others Speak at AIPAC

    Vice President Pence, Mike Bloomberg and Others Speak at AIPAC

    Vice President Mike Pence, former New York City Mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg, and others…

  • South Dakota Senate Campaign

    South Dakota Senate Campaign

    The race between incumbent Republican Senator Larry Pressler and Democratic Representative Tim Johnson was profiled through…

  • Minnesota Senatorial Debate

    Minnesota Senatorial Debate

    In the final Minnesota Senate Debate, Senator Paul Wellstone (D) and Rudy Boschwitz (R), the man whom he defeated in 1990,…

  • Minnesota Senatorial Campaign

    Minnesota Senatorial Campaign

    C-SPAN’s Road to the Capital focused on the Minnesota Senate race between Democrat Senator Paul Wellstone and Republican…

  • Road to the Capital

    Road to the Capital

    Republican incumbent Senator Smith and his Democratic challenger, Dick Swett were shown campaigning and debating in New…

  • Minnesota Senatorial Debate

    Minnesota Senatorial Debate

    In their second debate, Senator Paul Wellstone and former Minnesota U.S. Senator Rudy Boschwitz, the man whom Wellstone defeated…

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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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