Bernie Sanders

Bernard Sanders , known as Bernie Sanders, is an American politician who has been the Seniority in the United States Senate|junior United States Senate|United States Senator from Vermont since 2007. Sanders is the longest serving independent politician|independent in U.S. congressional history. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bernie Sanders has 1,316 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Mayor. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 103 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 11,223 views per program. Most appearances with Chuck Schumer (16), Nancy Pelosi (13), Hillary Clinton (12). Most common tags: Road to the White House, Sanders, Democratic Party.

Appearances by Title:January 4, 2007 - Present U.S. Senator, I-VT View Map Videos: 795


U.S. Senator-Elect,
c. November 6, 2006 - c. January 4, 2007 Videos: 2 U.S. Representative, I-VT 1st January 3, 1991 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 515 Mayor c. January 1, 1981 - c. December 31, 1989 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    After much debate and voting on amendments, the Senate finally passed the Republican 2018 Budget Resolution with tax reform…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate continued work on the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution.

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate confirmed the nomination of David Trachtenberg to be deputy undersecretary of Defense. Members also voted to…

  • Senate Democratic Agenda

    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and took questions on a variety of…

  • Weekly Democratic Address

    Weekly Democratic Address

    Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delivered the Democratic response and gave his reaction to the president’s budget and tax…

  • Senate Budget Resolution Markup, Part 1

    Senate Budget Resolution Markup, Part 1

    The Senate Budget Committee continued its markup of its version of a fiscal year 2018 federal budget. The legislation lays…

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