James Broyhill

James Thomas Broyhill is an American former businessman and Republican U.S. Representative and Senator from the state of North Carolina. He represented much of the Foothills region of the state in the House from 1963 to 1986, and served in the Senate for four months in 1986. Wikipedia*

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James Broyhill has 19 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for North Carolina's 10th district. The year with the most videos was 1986 with 12 videos as a Republican Senator for North Carolina. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1984 with an average of 2,794 views per program. Most appearances with Terry Sanford (2).

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U.S. Senate Candidate, North Carolina c. July 19, 1999 - November 7, 2000 Videos: 1 U.S. Senator, R-NC July 14, 1986 - November 4, 1986 Videos: 7 U.S. Representative, R-NC 9th January 3, 1963 - January 3, 1969 Videos: 2 U.S. Representative, R-NC 10th January 3, 1969 - July 14, 1986 Videos: 8

Recent Appearances

  • Bush Campaign Speech

    Bush Campaign Speech

    Republican Presidential Candidate, Vice President George Bush, gave a campaign speech in Charlotte, North Carolina.

  • North Carolina Senate Race

    North Carolina Senate Race

    A look at the senatorial campaigns of Senator James Broyhill and Governor Terry Sanford. The candidates visited cities…

  • North Carolina Senate Debate

    North Carolina Senate Debate

    Terry Sanford and Jim Broyhill debated issues submitted from reporters from around North Carolina and each other.

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    After Morning Business, the Senate debated S.2878, Anti Drug Abuse Act of 1986. Note: This is not a complete session.

  • Senate session

    Senate session

    The Senate considered the nomination of William Rehnquist to be Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Note: This is an…

  • Committee Confirmation Votes

    Committee Confirmation Votes

    The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 13-5 to recommend President Ronald Reagan’s nomination of Justice William Rehnquist to…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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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