Jake Garn

Edwin Jacob "Jake" Garn is an American politician, a member of the Republican Party, and served as a U.S. Senator representing Utah from 1974 to 1993. Garn became the first sitting member of the United States Congress to fly in space when he flew aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery as a Payload Specialist during NASA mission STS-51-D . Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jake Garn has 113 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 1990 with 23 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1986 with an average of 225 views per program. Most appearances with Orrin Hatch (2), John D. Dingell Jr. (2), Charles Walker (2). Most common tags: Space, Savings and Loans, U.S. Economy.

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Previously

U.S. Senator, R-UT December 21, 1974 - January 3, 1993 Videos: 110

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    HCR 384: A bill to provide for the sine die adjournment of the Second Session of the One Hundred Second Congress. SR 359: A resolution to tender the thanks of the Senate to the vice…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    HR 5087: A bill with respect to veterans' education assistance. HR 2194: A bill to amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    S 2880: A bill to authorize appropriations for the Office of the United States Trade Representative, the United States…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    SR 337: A resolution to authorize the printing of additional copies of Senate Procedure. HR 5400: A bill to amend title…

  • NASA Space Station Funding

    NASA Space Station Funding

    Senator Garn, the ranking Republican member of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee that oversees funding for the National…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

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Former Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at the Voteview Blog .

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