Robert Douglas Franks was a Republican politician. He was a former U.S. Representative from New Jersey. Wikipedia*
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Bob Franks has 97 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a State Representative. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 18 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 5,764 views per program. Most appearances with Christopher Shays (4), Nick Smith (4), Jon S. Corzine (4). Most common tags: New Jersey, Senate, Federal Budget.
PreviouslyU.S. Representative, R-NJ 7th View Map January 3, 1993 - January 3, 2001 Videos: 96 State Representative,
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