Alma Adams

Alma Shealey Adams is an American politician who represents North Carolina's 12th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. A Democrat, Adams served as a member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's 58th House district in Guilford County from her appointment in April 1994 until her election to Congress, being succeeded by Ralph C. Johnson. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alma Adams has 272 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2014 Ceremony as a U.S. Representative-Elect. The year with the most videos was 2021 with 54 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2019 with an average of 5,697 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (6), Sheila Jackson Lee (6), Bobby Scott (4). Most common tags: House of Representatives, African Americans, African American History.

Appearances by Title:November 12, 2014 - Present U.S. Representative, D-NC 12th View Map Videos: 271


U.S. Representative-Elect,
November 4, 2014 - November 12, 2014 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • House Hearing on Bank Oversight

    House Hearing on Bank Oversight

    CEOs from the country’s six largest banks, including Jamie Dimon from JPMorgan Chase, Jane Fraser from Citigroup, and Brian…

  • Hearing on Child Farm Worker Protections

    Hearing on Child Farm Worker Protections

    A panel of experts and advocates testified on child labor laws and requirements on farms before the House Education and…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approves a bill to ensure the right to access to contraceptives. The final vote was 228-195, with two Republicans voting…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved two abortion-related bills in response to the Supreme Court’s recent decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. The…

  • Hearing on Housing Market and Home Prices

    Hearing on Housing Market and Home Prices

    Housing policy experts and affordable housing advocates testified on the current housing market and recent impacts on home…

  • Hearing on Housing Availability and Affordability

    Hearing on Housing Availability and Affordability

    The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing to examine the trends that impact…

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Member of Congress Record

District Map Ideology Rankings Past Elections

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

Historic election results compiled from data found on

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