Edwin Meese III

Edwin Meese III

Edwin Meese III is an American attorney, law professor, author and member of the Republican Party who served in official capacities within the Ronald Reagan's gubernatorial administration , the Reagan presidential transition team and the Reagan administration . Following the 1984 election, he was considered for the position of White House Chief of Staff by President Reagan, but James Baker was chosen instead. Meese eventually rose to hold the position of the 75th United States Attorney General , a position from which he resigned following the Wedtech scandal. Wikipedia*

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Edwin Meese III has 165 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 Interview as a Special Counsel for the White House. The year with the most videos was 1988 with 21 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 3,249 views per program. Most appearances with John Hilboldt (11), Arthur Miller (10), Richard Thornburgh (10). Most common tags: Reagan, Ronald, Constitution, Judicial Process.

Appearances by Title:c. August 12, 1988 - Present Distinguished Fellow, Public Policy, Heritage Foundation

Videos: 11 November 6, 2006 - Present Chair, Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, Heritage Foundation

Videos: 14 c. February 28, 2007 - Present Member, National War Powers Commission, University of Virginia

Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Member, Iraq Study Group, U.S. Institute of Peace

Videos: 1


Attorney General, Department of Justice February 5, 1985 - August 12, 1988 Videos: 121 Special Counsel, White House January 20, 1981 - February 5, 1985 Videos: 13

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