Bob Kerrey

Joseph Robert Kerrey is an American politician who served as the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1989 to 2001. Before entering politics, he served in the Vietnam War as a United States Navy SEAL officer and was awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism in combat. Wikipedia*

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Bob Kerrey has 550 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 Convention as a Governor. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 62 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 1,668 views per program as a Member for the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (25), Thomas H. Kean (17), Tom Harkin (14). Most common tags: Kerrey, Robert, Entitlement Programs, World Trade Center / Pentagon Attacks.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2014 - Present Member, Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission Videos: 1 c. April 26, 2001 - Present President, New School University Videos: 9 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Board Member Videos: 2


U.S. Senator, D-NE View Map January 3, 1989 - January 3, 2001 Videos: 514 Co-Chair, Alzheimer's Study Group c. July 11, 2007 - c. March 25, 2009 Videos: 1 Commissioner c. December 1, 2003 - c. August 21, 2004 Videos: 15 Governor,
c. January 2, 1983 - c. January 1, 1987 Videos: 7

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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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