John S. McCain III

John Sidney McCain III was an American politician, statesman, and United States Navy officer who served as a United States senator from Arizona from 1987 until his death in 2018. He previously served two terms in the United States House of Representatives and was the Republican nominee for president of the United States in the 2008 election, which he lost to Barack Obama. Wikipedia*

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John S. McCain III has 2,601 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for Arizona's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 189 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 10,331 views per program. Most appearances with Lindsey Graham (37), George W. Bush (31), Joe Lieberman (30). Most common tags: McCain, Campaign Finance, Republican Party.

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U.S. Senator, R-AZ January 3, 1987 - August 25, 2018 Videos: 2,572 U.S. Representative, R-AZ 1st January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1987 Videos: 21

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