David E. Skaggs

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David E. Skaggs has 349 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Colorado's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 77 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 2,482 views per program. Most appearances with Ray LaHood (6), Vic Fazio (4), Tom Sawyer (4). Most common tags: Constitution, Legislative Branch, Separation of powers.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2010 - Present Co-Founder, Former Members of Congress for Common Ground

Videos: 1 c. July 24, 2008 - Present Chair, House Office of Congressional Ethics

Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Director, Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools

Videos: 1 c. March 24, 2004 - Present Executive Director, Center for Democracy and Citizenship

Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Co-Chairman, War Powers Initiative, Constitution Project

Videos: 1


U.S. Representative, D-CO 2nd January 3, 1987 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 343

Recent Appearances

  • Congressional Bipartisanship

    Congressional Bipartisanship

    Former Representatives John Porter (R-IL) and David Skaggs (D-CO) talked about their roles as co-founders of a group of more than 130…

  • Congressional Ethics Code

    Congressional Ethics Code

    The House Office of Congressional Ethics held its first public meeting, in the Longworth House Office Building, to allow…

  • Strengthening Civic Education

    Strengthening Civic Education

    Former Justice O’Connor and former Governor Romer announced a new National Advisory Council for the Campaign for the Civic…

  • Political Reform Issues

    Political Reform Issues

    Nancy Tate moderated a panel on various political reforms. Panelists focused on reform proposals being considered in Congress,…

  • Congressional Perspective on Lobbying

    Congressional Perspective on Lobbying

    Former Representative Skaggs, a former member of the House Appropriations Committee, gave a lecture on effective lobbying in…

  • War Powers Report

    War Powers Report

    Members of the bipartisan War Powers Initiative announced the release of a report examining U.S. decision-making in whether…

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