James Shannon

James Michael "Jim" Shannon , is a Democratic politician from Massachusetts. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
James Shannon has nine videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Massachusetts's 5th district. The year with the most videos was 1984 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1989 with an average of 323 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 21, 1989 - Present Attorney General, Massachusetts Videos: 2


U.S. Representative, D-MA 5th January 3, 1979 - January 3, 1985 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • National Drug Control Policy

    National Drug Control Policy

    The state attorneys general met earlier in the day with William Bennett, then spoke to reporters. Mr. Bennett had asked the…

  • Supreme Court Term Review

    Supreme Court Term Review

    Cases discussed: Mistretta v. U.S. states that use of the U.S. Sentencing Commission, as defined in the Sentencing Reform…

  • Massachusetts Democratic Senate Debate

    Massachusetts Democratic Senate Debate

    Candidates for the Democratic ballot debated each other of their views.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House met to debate arms control measures and the termination of certain weapons. Note: This is an incomplete program.

  • Arms Control and Weapon Systems

    Arms Control and Weapon Systems

    The House met to debate arms control measures and the termination of certain weapons.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House met to consider a reconciliation rule adjusting levels of Medicare payments and funding. Note: This is an…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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