Daniel K. Akaka

Daniel Kahikina Akaka is an American politician who was a United States Senator from Hawaii from 1990 to 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, Akaka was the first U.S. Senator of Native Hawaiian ancestry. Wikipedia*

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Daniel K. Akaka has 597 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Hawaii's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 56 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 8,947 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (3), Joe Lieberman (3), Newt Gingrich (2). Most common tags: Veterans, Religious Issues, American Perspectives.

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Previously

U.S. Senator, D-HI View Map May 16, 1990 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 540 U.S. Representative, D-HI 2nd January 3, 1977 - May 15, 1990 Videos: 57

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate convened and began consideration of H.R. 5949, the FISA bill. Brian Schatz (D-HI) was sworn in as the replacement…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate convened for a legislative session. The Senate considered H.R.1, the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill…

  • Senator Daniel Akaka Tribute to Senator Daniel Inouye

    Senator Daniel Akaka Tribute to Senator Daniel Inouye

    Senator Daniel Akaka (D-HI) paid tribute to Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI), who died December 17, 2012, at age 88.

  • Consumer Credit Reports

    Consumer Credit Reports

    Witnesses testified on the accuracy and regulation of consumer credit reports. They discussed were the practices of credit…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate convened for a period of morning business. Thereafter, members began consideration of H.R. 1, which was to serve…

  • Senator Akaka on Death of Senator Inouye

    Senator Akaka on Death of Senator Inouye

    Senator Daniel Akaka (D-HI) paid tribute to Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI), who died earlier in the day at the age of 88. Senator…

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