Paul G. Kirk Jr.

Paul Grattan Kirk Jr. is an American lawyer and politician who served as a United States Senator from Massachusetts from 2009 to 2010, having been appointed to fill the vacancy created by the death of Ted Kennedy. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Paul G. Kirk Jr. has 126 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Call-In as a Chair for the Democratic National Committee. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 22 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2001 with an average of 1,238 views per program as a Co-Chair for the Commission on Presidential Debates. Most appearances with Frank J. Fahrenkopf Jr. (48), Janet H. Brown (22), Ted Kennedy (8). Most common tags: Presidential Campaign, Democratic Party, Presidential Nomination.

Appearances by Title:c. September 22, 1986 - Present Co-Chair, Commission on Presidential Debates

Videos: 70 c. May 5, 1986 - Present Chair, National Democratic Institute

Videos: 2


U.S. Senator, D-MA September 25, 2009 - February 4, 2010 Videos: 25 Chair, Kennedy (John F.) Presidential Library Foundation c. May 29, 1997 - c. September 25, 2009 Videos: 7 Chair, Washington, DC, Harvard Club of Washington c. November 12, 1990 - c. June 13, 1991 Videos: 1 Chair, Democratic National Committee c. February 2, 1985 - c. February 10, 1989 Videos: 19

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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 .


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    • Voting Record: NAN%
    • Votes Against Party Majority: 0

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    • Days on Floor: 0
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