Jesse Jackson Jr.

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Jesse Jackson Jr. was a Democratic Representative for Illinois's 2nd district with 208 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Video Magazine as a Director for the National Rainbow Coalition. The year with the most videos was 2011 with 32 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 57,726 views per program. Most appearances with Jesse Jackson (5), Danny Davis (5), Richard A. Gephardt (3). Most common tags: African Americans, Democratic National Convention, Lincoln, Abraham.

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U.S. Representative, D-IL 2nd December 14, 1995 - November 21, 2012 Videos: 207 Director, Rainbow/PUSH Coalition c. March 11, 1995 - c. December 14, 1995 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House worked on commerce, justice and science appropriations.

  • House Session

    House Session

    On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First votes…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    12p Legislative business H.R. 3463 - To reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential…

  • Morning Hour

    Morning Hour

    During Morning Hour, any member was able to speak for up to five minutes on any topic. When no additional members sought…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House voted on H.J.Res. 2, the Balanced Budget Amendment.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House considered conference report to 1st minibus spending package and rules for debate to a balanced budget amendment

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