Jr Adam Benjamin

Adam Benjamin Jr. was an American politician and a United States Representative from Indiana's 1st congressional district, serving from 1977 until his death in 1982. Benjamin was the first Assyrian-American to be elected to the United States House of Representatives in American history. Wikipedia*

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Jr Adam Benjamin has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding.

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U.S. Representative, D-IN 1st January 3, 1977 - September 7, 1982 Videos: 1

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