John H. Chafee

John Lester Hubbard Chafee was an American politician. He served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps, as the 66th Governor of Rhode Island, as the Secretary of the Navy, and as a United States Senator. Wikipedia*

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John H. Chafee has 649 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1991 with 70 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 602 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Dole (14), John Breaux (13), Alan K. Simpson (10). Most common tags: Clean Air Act, Pollution, Budget Reconciliation.

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U.S. Senator, R-RI December 29, 1976 - October 24, 1999 Videos: 649

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