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Gary Hart

Gary Warren Hart is an American politician, diplomat, and lawyer. He was the front-runner for the 1988 Democratic presidential nomination until he dropped out amid revelations of extramarital affairs. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Gary Hart has 124 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1975 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1984 with 29 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1987 with an average of 6,275 views per program. Most appearances with Walter F. Mondale (19), Jesse Jackson (16), George S. McGovern (9). Most common tags: Democratic Party, Campaigns, Hart.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2008 - Present Chair, Board of Directors, American Security Project

Videos: 2 c. October 1, 2002 - Present Co-Chair, Independent Task Force on Homeland Security Imperatives, Council on Foreign Relations

Videos: 6


U.S. Senator, D-CO January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1987 Videos: 110 Co-Chair, U.S. Commission on Natl. Security for 21st Century c. July 1, 1998 - c. July 1, 2001 Videos: 6

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Former Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .


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