William "Bill" Janklow

William John "Bill" Janklow was an American politician and member of the Republican Party who holds the record for the longest tenure as Governor of South Dakota - sixteen years in office. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
William "Bill" Janklow has 45 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Meeting as a Governor. The year with the most videos was 1986 with 10 videos. Most appearances with John M. Engler (7), Bill Clinton (7), Tom Ridge (7). Most common tags: South Dakota, State Politics, Education Policy.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, R-SD View Map January 3, 2003 - January 20, 2004 Videos: 8 Governor,
R-South Dakota
c. January 1, 1979 - c. January 1, 1987 Videos: 34 U.S. Representative Candidate, South Dakota
c. January 1, 2002 - c. November 5, 2002 Videos: 1 Governor,
R-South Dakota
c. January 1, 1994 - c. January 1, 2002 Videos: 2

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov

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