Mike Espy

Alphonso Michael Espy is a United States Democratic politician. From 1987 to 1993, he served in the U.S. House of Representatives from Mississippi. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mike Espy has 130 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Democratic Representative for Mississippi's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 26 videos. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (15), Al Gore Jr. (10), Robert B. Reich (6). Most common tags: Agriculture, African Americans, Government Reform.

Appearances by Title:


Secretary, Department of Agriculture c. February 3, 1993 - c. December 31, 1994 Videos: 40 U.S. Representative, D-MS 2nd View Map December 9, 1986 - January 22, 1993 Videos: 90

Recent Appearances

  • Food and Agriculture Policy Summit

    Food and Agriculture Policy Summit

    Former secretaries of agriculture discussed the challenges and opportunities facing agriculture and potential changes in agriculture…

  • African American Politics

    African American Politics

    Moderated by Rep. Ford, current and former members of Congress examined the evolution of African American political power…

  • Independent Counsel Practices

    Independent Counsel Practices

    Witnesses testified about their experiences with independent counsel investigations, the lapse of the independent counsel…

  • Agriculture Department Reorganization

    Agriculture Department Reorganization

    Secretary Espy discussed yesterday’s news conference in which he announced the closing of more than 1,000 Department of…

  • Agriculture Department Reorganization

    Agriculture Department Reorganization

    Secretary Espy announced the closing of over 1000 field offices across the country as part of the administration’s…

  • Agriculture Issues

    Agriculture Issues

    Secretary Espy spoke about the 1995 farm bill and other agriculture issues. Earlier this fall, Secretary Espy announced his…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former District Map 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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