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James Abourezk

James George Abourezk is a former Democratic United States Representative and United States Senator, and was the first Greek Orthodox Christian of Lebanese-Antiochite descent to serve in the United States Senate, where he was generally viewed as critical of US foreign policy in the Middle-East and North Africa area—notably regarding Palestine and Israel. Wikipedia*

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James Abourezk has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Senate Committee. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1990 with an average of 223 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1984 - Present Member, American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee Videos: 0


U.S. Senator, D-SD January 3, 1973 - January 3, 1979 Videos: 6 U.S. Representative, D-SD 2nd January 3, 1971 - January 3, 1973 Videos: 0

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