James Paul David Bunning was an American professional baseball pitcher and later a politician who represented constituents from Kentucky in both chambers of the United States Congress. He is the sole Major League Baseball athlete to have been elected to both the United States Senate and the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Wikipedia*
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Jim Bunning has 573 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Republican Representative for Kentucky's 4th district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 84 videos. Most appearances with Nancy Johnson (5), Jeff Sessions (5), Newt Gingrich (4). Most common tags: Kentucky, Republican Party, Legislative Branch.