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Byron L. Dorgan

Byron Leslie Dorgan is a former United States Senator and United States Congressman from North Dakota and currently serves as a senior policy advisor for the Washington, DC law firm Arent Fox LLP. He served 12 years in the U.S. House and 18 years in the Senate. Wikipedia*

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Byron L. Dorgan has 2,037 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Call-In as a Democratic Representative. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 139 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 5,373 views per program. Most appearances with Tom Daschle (48), Harry Reid (32), Kent Conrad (29). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Tax Policy, Social Security.

Appearances by Title:January 1, 2016 - Present Co-Chair, Energy Project, Bipartisan Policy Center Videos: 1 Senior Policy Adviser, Arent Fox Videos: 3


U.S. Senator, D-ND View Map December 15, 1992 - January 4, 2011 Videos: 1,767 Commissioner, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission c. December 1, 2015 - December 31, 2017 Videos: 3 U.S. Representative, D-ND January 3, 1981 - December 14, 1992 Videos: 259

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