Gary Leonard Ackerman was a U.S. Representative from New York, serving from 1983 to 2013. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Wikipedia*
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Gary Ackerman has 312 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Forum as a Democratic Representative for New York's 7th district. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 32 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 9,559 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (3), Michael N. Castle (2), Charles B. Rangel (2). Most common tags: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Palestinian Authority, Persian Gulf War.