Abraham A. Ribicoff

Abraham Alexander "Abe" Ribicoff was an American Democratic Party politician. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Abraham A. Ribicoff has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1956 Convention as a Governor. The year with the most videos was 1986 with two videos.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Senator, D-CT January 3, 1963 - January 3, 1981 Videos: 6 Governor,
c. January 1, 1955 - c. January 1, 1961 Videos: 1 Secretary, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare c. January 21, 1961 - c. July 1, 1962 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-CT January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1953 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Congressional Reform

    Congressional Reform

    The committee heard testimony from former members of Congress and analysts of congressional behavior during a hearing on…

  • Tax Incentives for Education
  • On the U.S. Senate

    On the U.S. Senate

    Former U.S. Senators discussed changes in the Senate and how to make it better. They answered audience questions.

  • Television's Impact On The Senate

    Television's Impact On The Senate

    Former Senator Abraham Ribicoff talked about how he thinks television will impact the Senate’s activities and his report on…

  • Senate Rules Changes

    Senate Rules Changes

    Witnesses testified on the report on making changes to the rules of the Senate. Note: This is an incomplete program.

  • The LBJ Tapes: Excise Tax Bill

    The LBJ Tapes: Excise Tax Bill

    President Lyndon Johnson spoke with Congressional leaders and advisors about his excise tax bill, the U.S. auto industry,…

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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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