Jeff Bingaman

Jesse Francis "Jeff" Bingaman Jr. is an American politician who served as a United States Senator from New Mexico from 1983 to 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as Chairman of Committee Outreach for the Senate Democratic Caucus. Wikipedia*

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Jeff Bingaman has 1,039 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 85 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1996 with an average of 3,504 views per program. Most appearances with Pete V. Domenici (18), Byron L. Dorgan (18), Ted Kennedy (10). Most common tags: Energy Policy, Education Policy, Oil and Gas.

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U.S. Senator, D-NM January 1, 1983 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 1,039

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Breakdown - Lessons for a Congress in Crisis</em>

    Breakdown - Lessons for a Congress in Crisis

    Former Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) argued that dysfunction in Congress stifles the government’s ability to act on public…

  • Energy Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Energy Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing on the nomination of Ernest Moniz to be the secretary of the Department…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate convened for a legislative session and resumed consideration of H.R.5949, the FISA bill. Thereafter, the Senate…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate convened for a period of morning business and thereafter resumed consideration of H.R.1, the legislative vehicle…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The U.S. Senate convened for a legislative session and therafter resumed consideration of S.3637, the TAG extension…

  • Promoting Energy Efficiency

    Promoting Energy Efficiency

    Witnesses testified on proposed reforms to the tax code and how incentives for energy efficiency could be implemented in…

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Past Elections

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