Hershel W. Gober

Hershel W. Gober

Hershel Wayne Gober is a former government official and Vietnam War veteran. He served as acting United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs on two occasions during the administration of Bill Clinton. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Hershel W. Gober has 13 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 News Conference as a Director for the Veterans Affairs of Arkansas. The year with the most videos was 1997 with three videos as a Deputy Secretary for the Department of Veterans Affairs. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2005 with an average of 127 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (5), Al Gore Jr. (3), Robert Stanton (2). Most common tag: Veterans.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Legislative Director, Military Order of the Purple Heart Videos: 1

Previously

Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs c. November 11, 1997 - c. April 9, 1998 Videos: 3 Deputy Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs c. April 27, 1995 - c. November 11, 1997 Videos: 7 Director, Veterans Affairs, Arkansas c. December 17, 1992 - c. April 27, 1995 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Asbestos Exposure Claims

    Asbestos Exposure Claims

    Witnesses testified about S. 852, proposed legislation that would set up a trust fund to compensate victims of asbestos…

  • Veterans Day Ceremony

    Veterans Day Ceremony

    President Clinton and others spoke to a large crowd of military personnel, veterans and family members in the amphitheater…

  • Veteran's Affairs

    Veteran's Affairs

    Mr. Gober talks about the government’s service to veterans and the changing nature of the veteran population in the U.S.

  • Veterans Affairs Secretary Resignation

    Veterans Affairs Secretary Resignation

    The President announced the resignation of Secretary of Veterans Affairs Togo West and said he would nominate Mr. Gober for…

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