John R. Block

John R. Block

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John R. Block was a Secretary for the Department of Agriculture with 20 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 1990 with four videos as a President for the National American Wholesale Grocers Assn. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 317 views per program. Most appearances with Eligio "Kika" de la Garza (3), Thad Cochran (2), Dan Glickman (2). Most common tag: Agriculture.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1986 - Present President, National American Wholesale Grocers Assn Videos: 2


Secretary, Department of Agriculture c. January 1, 1981 - c. April 21, 1989 Videos: 18

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