James Hoffa

James Hoffa

James Riddle "Jimmy" Hoffa was an American labor union leader and author who served as the President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters union from 1958 until 1971. He vanished in late July 1975, at age 62. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
James Hoffa has 21 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 News Conference as a Presidential Candidate for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The year with the most videos was 2000 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 371 views per program. Most appearances with Richard A. Gephardt (3), Gerald W. McEntee (3), John L. Sweeney (3). Most common tags: Labor Unions, Democratic National Convention, Gephardt.

Appearances by Title:c. December 7, 1998 - Present President, International Brotherhood of Teamsters Videos: 19

Previously

Presidential Candidate, International Brotherhood of Teamsters c. December 14, 1996 - c. December 7, 1998 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • 2012 Elections and Workforce Issues

    2012 Elections and Workforce Issues

    James Hoffa talked about labor issues and the 2012 elections, and the government’s role in advancing the U.S. workforce. He said that labor was…

  • AFL-CIO Turn Around America Rally

    AFL-CIO Turn Around America Rally

    AFL-CIO leaders and officials addressed union representatives during a rally for Sen. Obama. Topics included labor issues and Sen.…

  • Highway Safety

    Highway Safety

    James Hoffa talked about the Teamsters' opposition to a Transportation Department program. He said the Teamsters were…

  • Labor Movement Issues

    Labor Movement Issues

    Leaders of five of the largest AFL-CIO unions announced the creation of the Change to Win Coalition, a new multi-union…

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