Eugene J. McCarthy
Eugene Joseph McCarthy was an American politician, writer, and academic from Minnesota. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1949 to 1959 and the United States Senate from 1959 to 1971. McCarthy sought the Democratic presidential nomination in the 1968 election, challenging incumbent Lyndon B. Johnson on an anti-Vietnam War platform. Wikipedia*
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Eugene J. McCarthy has 36 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1964 Compiled Program as a Democratic Senator for Minnesota. The year with the most videos was 1992 with eight videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1968 with an average of 5,757 views per program. Most appearances with Lenora Fulani (4), Bill Clinton (3), Tom Harkin (3). Most common tags: Vietnam War, Democratic Party, Journalism.
PreviouslyPresidential Candidate, Democratic Party c. January 1, 1968 - c. June 6, 1968 Videos: 3 U.S. Senator, D-MN January 3, 1959 - January 3, 1971 Videos: 32 Presidential Candidate, Consumer Party c. June 1, 1988 - c. November 9, 1989 Videos: 1 Presidential Candidate,
D-United States c. January 1, 1992 - c. June 1, 1992 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-MN 4th January 3, 1949 - August 24, 1958 Videos: 0