Jim Risch

James Elroy Risch is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Idaho since 2009. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as Lieutenant Governor of Idaho from 2003 to 2006 and again from 2007 to 2009 and as Governor of Idaho from 2006 until 2007. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jim Risch has 206 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 Forum as a Governor. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 38 videos. Most appearances with Orrin Hatch (5), Jeff Sessions (5), Lamar Alexander (4). Most common tags: Senate, Idaho, 111th Congress.

Appearances by Title:January 6, 2009 - Present U.S. Senator, R-ID View Map Videos: 202

Previously

Governor,
R-Idaho
c. May 26, 2006 - c. January 1, 2007 Videos: 2 Lieutenant Governor, Idaho
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c. January 1, 2007 - c. January 3, 2009 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    On day 20 of a partial government shutdown, senators unanimously passed legislation providing back pay for federal workers…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    On day 18 of a government shutdown over President Trump’s demand for a U.S-Mexico border wall, the Senate blocked the advancement…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate by voice vote passed a short-term spending bill to fund the government through February 8, 2019. Members also voted in…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate continued the legislative day of September 28, 2018. Members also worked on H.R. 302, a five-year Federal…

  • U.S.-Russia Arms Control

    U.S.-Russia Arms Control

    Representatives from the State and Defense Departments testified at a hearing on the status and future of arms control agreements…

  • Foreign Influence and Social Media

    Foreign Influence and Social Media

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg testified before the Senate Intelligence…

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