Adam Smith

Adam Smith </small> – 17 July 1790) was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. He is best known for two classic works: 'The Theory of Moral Sentiments' , and 'An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations' . The latter, usually abbreviated as 'The Wealth of Nations', is considered his 'magnum opus' and the first modern work of economics. Wikipedia*

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Adam Smith has 281 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Congressional News Conference as a U.S. Representative Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 29 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 5,665 views per program. Most appearances with Steve Scully (5), Greta Wodele Brawner (4), Elijah Cummings (3). Most common tags: Budget, Benghazi, Terrorism.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1997 - Present U.S. Representative, D-WA 9th Videos: 280

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U.S. Representative Candidate,
D
c. June 12, 1996 - c. November 5, 1996 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House votesd344-81 to approve the fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House continued consideration of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018.

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House continued consideration of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a bill that would ease water use restrictions in California, and give farmers more access to water. Members…

  • Fiscal Year 2018 Defense Authorization Markup, Part 1

    Fiscal Year 2018 Defense Authorization Markup, Part 1

    The House Armed Services Committee met to mark up the fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, the annual authorizing…

  • Fiscal Year 2018 Defense Authorization Markup, Part 2

    Fiscal Year 2018 Defense Authorization Markup, Part 2

    The House Armed Services Committee met to mark up the fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, the annual…

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