Bill Plante is a veteran journalist and correspondent for CBS News, having joined the network in 1964. He is currently the Senior White House Correspondent for CBS, reporting regularly for 'CBS This Morning' as well as for the 'CBS Evening News'. Plante covered the 1965 voting rights marches from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama as a national correspondent for CBS News. He also served several tours of duty in South Vietnam covering the Vietnam War, the first in 1964 and the last in 1975 during the Fall of Saigon at the end of the war. Wikipedia*
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Bill Plante has 54 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Speech as a Correspondent for the White House of CBS. The year with the most videos was 2010 with 11 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 42,558 views per program. Most appearances with Robert Gibbs (11), Mark Knoller (10), April Ryan (10). Most common tags: Journalism, Media, Political Coverage.