Fredrick Lawrence "Fred" Grandy is an American actor best known for his role as "Gopher" on the sitcom 'The Love Boat' and who later became a member of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Iowa. Wikipedia*
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Fred Grandy has 152 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Republican Representative for Iowa's 6th district. The year with the most videos was 1991 with 28 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 2,900 views per program. Most appearances with Newt Gingrich (3), Jim Bunning (3), Nancy Johnson (3). Most common tags: Republican Party, Health Care Financing.