James Albert Smith "Jim" Leach is an American academic and former politician. Wikipedia*
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Jim Leach has 545 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1980 House Proceeding as a Republican Representative for Iowa's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 1994 with 41 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1984 with an average of 5,268 views per program. Most appearances with Lee H. Hamilton (5), Paul S. Sarbanes (5), Susan Swain (4). Most common tags: Banking & Financial Markets, Savings and Loans, Republican Party.