Brenda Lawrence

Brenda Lulenar Lawrence is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the Mayor of Southfield, Michigan from 2001 to 2015. The Democratic nominee for Oakland County Executive in 2008 and for lieutenant governor in 2010, she was elected U.S. Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district in 2014. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Brenda Lawrence has 166 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 House Committee as a Mayor. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 48 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2019 with an average of 10,682 views per program. Most appearances with Sheila Jackson Lee (13), Lois J. Frankel (8), Jackie Speier (8). Most common tags: State of the Union Address, House of Representatives, Gender Issues.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2015 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MI 14th View Map Videos: 163 c. December 31, 2001 - Present Mayor,
D-Southfield
Videos: 3

Previously

U.S. Representative Candidate,
D-14
August 26, 2014 - c. November 4, 2014 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative Candidate,
D-14
January 1, 2012 - c. June 1, 2012 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Justice Department Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request

    Justice Department Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request

    Attorney General William Barr testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee regarding the the fiscal year 2020 budget…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House considered the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, which expired in February 2019. The legislation…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House approved a bill that amends a federal labor law to address pay discrimination based on gender. Members also began work…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House considered several five suspension bills, including one that provides humanitarian assistance to people in…

  • Commerce Secretary Ross on the 2020 Census

    Commerce Secretary Ross on the 2020 Census

    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross testified before the House Oversight and Reform Committee regarding his decision to include a…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House started work on H.R. 1, a bill designed to make voting easier, lessen the influence of money in electoral…

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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 .

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