William Sweeney Jr.

William Sweeney Jr.

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William Sweeney Jr. is a President and CEO for the International Foundation for Electoral Systems with 42 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Forum as a Deputy Director for the Democratic National Committee. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 11 videos as a Director for the Campaign Management Institute in the American University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 577 views per program. Most appearances with Charlie Cook (5), Frank J. Fahrenkopf Jr. (4), Michael "Mike" D. McCurry (3). Most common tags: Campaigns, Commercials, Media.

Appearances by Title:c. June 1, 2009 - Present President and CEO, International Foundation for Electoral Systems

Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Electronic Data Systems Corporation

Videos: 1 c. November 1, 1990 - Present Director, Government Relations, Electronic Data Systems Corporation

Videos: 9 c. January 16, 2000 - Present Chairman, Board of Directors, International Foundation for Electoral Systems

Videos: 1


Director, Campaign Management Institute, American University c. January 4, 1988 - c. December 27, 1993 Videos: 28 Deputy Director, Democratic National Committee c. January 1, 1984 - c. January 1, 1986 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Discussion of Campaign 2016

    Discussion of Campaign 2016

    The two co-chairs of the Commission on Presidential Debates, Frank Fahrenkopf and Mike McCurry, discussed the 2016…

  • The Art and Craft of Lobbying

    The Art and Craft of Lobbying

    William Sweeney conducted a lecture on “Conceptualizing Political Issues and Strategies.” He talked about issue advocacy,…

  • Political Issues and Strategies

    Political Issues and Strategies

    At this session of the Public Affairs and Advocacy Institute, William Sweeney, Government Affairs Vice President with…

  • The U.S. Election Process

    The U.S. Election Process

    Panelists will talk about the election process and are expected to address polling, women in politics, Internet voting,…

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