Sonny Callahan

Herbert Leon "Sonny" Callahan is a businessman and politician from Alabama. After being elected as a Democrat from Mobile to the state house and senate, he shifted to the Republican Party in 1984 at the request of Jack Edwards, the retiring Congressman from his district. Wikipedia*

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Sonny Callahan has 189 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 27 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2000 with an average of 1,414 views per program. Most appearances with David Ross Obey (3), Ted Stevens (3), Slade Thomas Gorton III (3). Most common tag: Federal Budget.

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U.S. Representative, R-AL 1st View Map January 3, 1985 - January 3, 2003 Videos: 189

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