William Herbert Gray III

William Herbert "Bill" Gray III was an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who represented from 1979 to 1991. He also served as chairman of the House Committee on the Budget from 1985 to 1989 and House Majority Whip from 1989 to 1991. He resigned from Congress in September of that year to become president and chief executive officer of the United Negro College Fund, a position he held until 2004. Wikipedia*

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William Herbert Gray III has 173 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 33 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 1,046 views per program. Most appearances with Dick Gephardt (13), Tom Foley (11), Pete V. Domenici (8). Most common tags: Democratic Party, African Americans, Legislative Branch.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2006 - Present Member, Board of Directors, Dell Computer

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U.S. Representative, D-PA 2nd January 3, 1979 - September 11, 1991 Videos: 146 President and CEO, United Negro College Fund September 11, 1991 - c. January 1, 2004 Videos: 6 Special Adviser, Haiti, White House c. June 8, 1994 - c. January 1, 1994 Videos: 15

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