David Ervine

David Ervine

David Ervine was an Irish Unionist politician from Belfast and the leader of the Progressive Unionist Party . During his youth Ervine was a member of the Ulster Volunteer Force and was imprisoned for possessing bomb-making equipment. Whilst in jail he became convinced of the benefits of a more political approach for Ulster loyalism and became involved with the PUP. Wikipedia*

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David Ervine has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Statement.

Appearances by Title:c. December 8, 1998 - Present Leader, Progressive Unionist Party, Ireland Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

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