Edward W. Brooke III

Edward William Brooke III is an American Republican politician. In 1966 he became the first African-American popularly elected to the United States Senate. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Edward W. Brooke III has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2007 Interview. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 1,042 views per program. Most appearances with Eleanor Holmes Norton (3), John F. Kerry (2), Barry C. Black (2). Most common tag: African Americans.

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U.S. Senator, R-MA January 3, 1967 - January 3, 1979 Videos: 5

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