Henry Waxman

Henry Arnold Waxman is an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for from 1975 until 2015. Waxman is a member of the Democratic Party. His district included much of the western part of the city of Los Angeles, as well as West Hollywood, Santa Monica and Beverly Hills, and was numbered the 24th district from 1975 to 1993, the 29th district from 1993 to 2003, and the 30th district from 2003 to 2013, changing due to redistricting after the 1990, 2000 and 2010 censuses. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Henry Waxman has 1,008 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for California's 24th district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 77 videos as a Democratic Representative for California's 30th district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 8,762 views per program. Most appearances with John D. Dingell Jr. (19), Nancy Pelosi (19), Edward J. Markey (15). Most common tags: Health Care, Energy Policy, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, D-CA 33rd View Map January 3, 2013 - January 3, 2015 Videos: 116 U.S. Representative, D-CA 30th View Map January 7, 2003 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 482 U.S. Representative, D-CA 29th View Map January 5, 1993 - January 6, 2003 Videos: 310 U.S. Representative, D-CA 24th January 3, 1975 - January 4, 1993 Videos: 94

Recent Appearances

  • Genetically Modified Food

    Genetically Modified Food

    Food and Drug Administration (FDA) official Michael Landa testified at a hearing on the regulation of genetically modified food ingredients. In the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed, 230-182, H.R. 5781, the California Emergency Drought Relief Act, and rejected a Democratic motion to…

  • Takata Airbag Defects

    Takata Airbag Defects

    Automaker executives and federal safety officials testified at a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on defects…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House convened for a legislative session. Members delivered Special Order speeches. Earlier, the chamber passed H.R.…

  • House Session

    House Session

    House members debated four bills under suspension of the rules and passed H.R. 4012, which requires the EPA to disclose the…

  • U.S. Response to Ebola

    U.S. Response to Ebola

    Dr. Tom Frieden and other public health officials testified on the federal response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. Dr.…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former District Map 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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