Alan MacGregor Cranston was an American journalist and Democratic Senator from California. Wikipedia*
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Alan Cranston has 268 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 Public Affairs Event. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 67 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1986 with an average of 535 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Dole (6), George J. Mitchell (5), Leon E. Panetta (4). Most common tags: Soviet Union, International Summits, Democratic Party.