James Symington

James Wadsworth Symington is a United States attorney and politician who served as four-term member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1969 to 1977, representing Missouri. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
James Symington has 11 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Speech as a Lawyer for the Washington, D.C.. The year with the most videos was 1995 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 748 views per program. Most appearances with Lou Frey Jr. (3), Lindy Boggs (2), Romano L. Mazzoli (2). Most common tags: Legislative Branch, France.

Appearances by Title:c. April 18, 2003 - Present Board Member, Federal City Club Videos: 1 c. December 1, 1976 - Present Lawyer, Washington, D.C. Videos: 1


U.S. Representative, D-MO 2nd January 3, 1969 - January 3, 1977 Videos: 9

Recent Appearances

  • James Symington Interview

    James Symington Interview

    Former congressman and U.S. chief of Protocol James Symington talked about his family’s relationship with Lyndon B. Johnson and his work in the White…

  • U.S.-France Relations

    U.S.-France Relations

    Ambassador Levitte spoke about relations between the U.S. and France, differences over war in Iraq, the Middle East peace…

  • U.S.-France Relations

    U.S.-France Relations

    Ambassador Bujon de L’Estang spoke about relations between the U.S. and France. Among the issues he addressed were…

  • <em>Inside the House: How Congress Really Works</em>

    Inside the House: How Congress Really Works

    Inside the House: Former Members Reveal How Congress Really Works, published jointly by the U.S. Association of Former Members of…

  • Campaign 2000 and Congressional Issues

    Campaign 2000 and Congressional Issues

    Panelists talked about the upcoming presidential and congressional elections in 2000. They focused on the strengths and…

  • Russian Economic Issues

    Russian Economic Issues

    Former Prime Minister Gaidar spoke about developments in Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union. Among the issues he…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former Ideology Rankings

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