Bill Lipinski

William Oliver Lipinski is an American politician who was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 2005, representing a district in Chicago. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bill Lipinski has 165 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Illinois's 5th district. The year with the most videos was 1989 with 22 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1994 with an average of 1,662 views per program. Most appearances with James L. Oberstar (3), Don Young (3), John Mica (3).

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, D-IL 3rd January 5, 1993 - January 3, 2005 Videos: 114 U.S. Representative, D-IL 5th January 3, 1983 - January 5, 1993 Videos: 51

Recent Appearances

  • House Mock Swearing-In Ceremony

    House Mock Swearing-In Ceremony

    House members elected in November re-enacted their swearing-in and brought their families in to greet and pose for pictures…

  • September 11 Commission Report

    September 11 Commission Report

    Witnesses testified before the House Transportation Subcommittee about the September 11 Commission’s recommendations for…

  • Capitol Region Airspace Security

    Capitol Region Airspace Security

    The House Subcommittee on Aviation heard testimony about the security of the air space around Washington, DC and the Capitol due…

  • Federal Highway Programs

    Federal Highway Programs

    House and Senate conference committee members worked out differences between federal highway funding legislation passed by…

  • Public Transportation Security

    Public Transportation Security

    The House Transportation Subcommittee on Infrastructure held a hearing on the security and safety of public transportation…

  • House Session

    House Session

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Past Elections

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