Bernie Sanders

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

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bernie Sanders has 1,330 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 11,229 views per program. Most appearances with Chuck Schumer (17), 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: 809

Previously

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

Recent Appearances

  • Mental Health Care

    Mental Health Care

    Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz, the assistant health and human services secretary for mental health and substance abuse, testified…

  • House-Senate Conference Committee on Republican Tax Reform Bill

    House-Senate Conference Committee on Republican Tax Reform Bill

    House and Senate conference committee members met to discuss reconciling the two Republican tax reform bills passed…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed the nomination of Leonard Steven Grasz to be a judge in the St. Louis- based Eight Circuit Court of Appeals.…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    Members gave speeches on the Senate Republican tax reform bill and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals).

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate passed the Republican tax reform bill, 51 - 49. Senator Bob Corker was the only Republican to vote against the…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    Members considered the Senate Republican tax reform bill.

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