Gus Savage

Augustus Alexander "Gus" Savage was an entrepreneur, publisher and a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Illinois. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Gus Savage has 40 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1991 with 14 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1995 with an average of 19,924 views per program. Most appearances with Mark Thompson (2). Most common tag: African Americans.

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U.S. Representative, D-IL 2nd January 3, 1981 - January 3, 1993 Videos: 40

Recent Appearances

  • Kwame Ture Tribute

    Kwame Ture Tribute

    Supporters gathered at a fundraising tribute for Kwame Ture, who was recently diagnosed with prostate cancer. They talked…

  • Million Man March

    Million Man March

    Coverage of the Million Man March included open phones segments, live crowd shots, interviews with rally participants on the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    H.Res. 591: A resolution to waive the requirement of clause 4(b), rule eleven, against consideration of certain resolutions…

  • House Session

    House Session

    HR 5008: A bill to amend title thirty-eight, United States Code, to reform the formula for payment of dependency and…

  • House Session

    House Session

    HR 5645: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude certain sponshorship payments from the unrelated business income of tax-exempt…

  • House Session

    House Session

    HCR 238: A resolution to provide for the printing of the book entilted, “Year of the American Indian 1992: Congressional…

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