Steven J. Israel is an American political commentator, lobbyist, author, bookseller and former politician. He served as a U.S. Representative from New York from 2001 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he was elected in until 2013 and until his retirement. Wikipedia*
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Steve Israel has 297 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for New York's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 36 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 17,729 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (32), Steny Hoyer (23), Chris Van Hollen (19). Most common tags: Democratic Party, House of Representatives, Federal Budget.