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David Ross Obey

David Ross "Dave" Obey is a former United States Representative. Obey served in the House of Representatives for from 1969 to 2011. The district includes much of the northwestern portion of the state, including Wausau and Superior. Wikipedia*

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David Ross Obey has 1,049 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1981 House Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 92 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1984 with an average of 6,203 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (20), Richard A. Gephardt (14), Steny Hoyer (10). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Democratic Party, Budget.

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U.S. Representative, D-WI 7th January 3, 1969 - January 4, 2011 Videos: 1,042

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* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Dave Obey', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.