Ben Cardin

Benjamin Louis Cardin is an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as the senior United States Senator from Maryland, first elected to that seat in 2006. He previously was a member of the United States House of Representatives for Maryland-3 from 1987 to 2007 and of the Maryland House of Delegates from 1967 to 1987. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Ben Cardin has 1,663 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Maryland's 3rd district. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 135 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 8,395 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (14), Sheldon Whitehouse (14), Greta Brawner (13). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Russian Federation, Health Care.

Appearances by Title:January 4, 2007 - Present U.S. Senator, D-MD View Map Videos: 1,078

Previously

Co-Chair, Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe c. January 4, 2007 - c. December 31, 2008 Videos: 1 U.S. Representative, D-MD 3rd January 3, 1987 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 584

Recent Appearances

  • National Action Network Legislative and Policy Conference, Day 2

    National Action Network Legislative and Policy Conference, Day 2

    The National Action Network (NAN) and its founder Reverent Al Sharpton concluded a two-day legislative and policy conference…

  • President Trump Signs Water Infrastructure Bill

    President Trump Signs Water Infrastructure Bill

    In the Oval Office, President Trump signed America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, which authorized $6.1 billion for 12 new water projects for construction by the Army…

  • Judicial Nominations

    Judicial Nominations

    The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance several of President Trump’s judicial nominees. This included the nomination of Jonathan…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate worked on White House nominations.

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate continued work on a water infrastructure bill that included $4.4 billion for a program that finances state and…

  • Maryland Senate Debate

    Maryland Senate Debate

    Candidates for Maryland’s U.S. Senate seat, Senator Ben Cardin (D), Tony Campbell (R), and Neal Simon (I), met for a debate.…

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