Ben Ray Luján

Ben Ray Luján is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for NM-3 since 2009, and as the unofficial deputy House Speaker since 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, Luján previously served as a member of the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission from 2005 to 2008. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Ben Ray Luján has 178 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2009 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 26 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2019 with an average of 6,304 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (16), Joe Crowley (14), James Clyburn (12). Most common tags: Democratic Party, House of Representatives, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:January 6, 2009 - Present U.S. Representative, D-NM 3rd Videos: 178

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    On Day 26 of a government shutdown, the House debated and passed a bill that provides over $12 billion in emergency funding…

  • House Ceremonial Swearing-In, Part 1

    House Ceremonial Swearing-In, Part 1

    The House speaker held a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony with newly-elected representatives. The event happens at the start…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    In a 217-185 vote, the House passed a revised bill for government funding until February 8, 2019. The bill, which differed…

  • House Democratic Briefing on 2018 Midterm Campaign Efforts

    House Democratic Briefing on 2018 Midterm Campaign Efforts

    On Election Day 2018, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chair Ben…

  • DCCC Election Night Watch Party, Part 2

    DCCC Election Night Watch Party, Part 2

    The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) hosted an Election Night watch party in Washington, DC. DNC Chair…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved a bill to make some of the individual tax cuts passed in December 2018 permanent. It was the last bill in a series of…

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