Mark Dayton

Mark Brandt Dayton is an American politician who is the 40th and current governor of Minnesota, serving since 2011. He was a United States Senator for Minnesota from 2001 to 2007, and the Minnesota State Auditor from 1991 to 1995. He is a member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party , which affiliates with the national Democratic Party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mark Dayton has 269 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Debate as a U.S. Senate Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 60 videos as a Democratic Senator for Minnesota. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 17,546 views per program. Most appearances with Byron L. Dorgan (11), Debbie Stabenow (6), Hillary Clinton (4). Most common tags: Minnesota, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), State of the State Address.

Appearances by Title:c. January 3, 2011 - Present Governor, Minnesota

Videos: 14


U.S. Senator, D-MN January 3, 2001 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 251 U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. October 18, 2000 - November 7, 2000 Videos: 4

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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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